Industry executive launches management consultancy

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Avenue5 Consulting is the creation of industry executive, Mark O’Brien, formerly of BCD travel, TCG Consulting, and Rosenbluth (Amex GBT

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Top 7 Ways to Market to Site Selection Consultants


Site selection consultants are highly influential players in corporate expansion and location decisions – and there are more ways than ever to reach them in our hybrid world. . Here are seven high-touch ways to market to and build relationships with site selection consultants. .

Katie Virtue steps up to lead Client Solutions at Global Consultancy

Travel Daily News

In addition to her consulting role, Ms Virtue will now act as Client Solutions Lead globally, which will see her working on FESTIVE ROAD’s client footprint in key sectors and directly developing solutions for the expanding customer base

Event Strategy And Consulting: The Ultimate Tips For An Elevated Experience

Endless Events

So, are you ready to get into the nitty-gritty of event strategy and consulting? There is plenty of ground to cover when it comes to event strategy and consulting. Each of them tackles a different and spectacular topic within event strategy and consulting. Event Strategy & Consulting: The Power Of Design. Roel had a lot to teach us about the role of design thinking within the realms of event strategy and consulting, so let’s hear him out!

11 Reasons You Need an Initial Consult for Event AV – Whiteboard Wednesday

Endless Events

Taking the time for have an initial consult for event AV can save you many headaches later in planning. Did you know having an initial consult for event AV can save you time, money and more? The initial consult for event AV allows you to get into the fine details of your event and ask clarifying questions that may otherwise be missed in an email. This consult also allows you to really get a good feel for the people and teams you will be working with prior to the event. .

Rental Pro Tips + Tricks for a Smooth Initial Consultation Meeting

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In most cases, consultations are the client's first contact with a representative of your rental company. The image we project and the client’s perception of our ability to provide for their event will be the key to closing the deal.

Data Insights from Eventbrite to Consult Before Planning Your Next Event


Eventbrite hosted the RECONVENE summit in May 2021, bringing together thousands of event producers.

3 Reasons Why Adding A Pre-Marital Consultation Component Is a Win-Win For You and Your Couples

National Association For Catering ane Events

But why would you want to add a Pre-Marital Consultation component to your package or as a referral? My name is Bethany Nicole, and I am an LA-based author, freelance writer, and relationship expert. I specialize in helping individuals and couples create the love lives they desire.

What Does the Future of Business Travel Look Like? Robots, Smart Drones, and Other High-Tech Innovations

Business Traveler USA

With more than 500 individual companies now building robots, per Boston Consulting Group, it’s no surprise that the field is poised to grow at least tenfold to become a $260 billion industry by decade’s end.

What is Coworking and What Are the Benefits for Independent Consultants?


Coworking offers independent consultants many benefits including cost, collaboration, and flexibility. Here’s what you need to know about this alternative work environment

How to Choose Event Technology, Should Cost be the Main Factor?

Endless Events

Brandt is an event technology consulting specialist and has a lot of great insight when it comes to having a tech onsite “I judge my value when I’m onsite for a client by how little they have to come into the ballroom.

Harness the Power of Negotiation for Post-Covid Success

Smart Meetings

“When you work in consulting, nobody likes you,” Alison Fragale begins the latest Smart Meetings webinar, “ How to Harness the Power of Negotiation to Master Your Post-Covid Events Career.”.

Podcast: Should You Consult an Astrologist Before Planning Your Next Event? (Episode 68)


Hosts: David Adler, Beth Kormanik Guest: Leslie McGuirk In this episode of GatherGeeks, David Adler, C.E.O. of BizBash, and Beth Kormanik, editor

Tourism Destination Planning: How, When, and Who

Solimar International

Tourism Development Tourism Development Consulting Tourism Partnerships Uncategorized DMO Tourism PlanningThe concept of tourism traces back more than 4,000 years when early civilizations across the world began travelling for commerce and religious purposes.

How to Use Social Media to Improve Your 2019 Events

Smart Meetings

Smart Meetings contacted Sharlet Brennan, a content marketing consultant and president of Brennan Communications, for tips on how to leverage all that traffic for events. Social media consulting company Locowise reports the average engagement rate for video posts on Facebook is at 5.23 Will 2019 be the year you leverage social media to make your events safer, more compelling and downright fun?

SM Southwest Celebrates 10 Years of Getting Business Done

Smart Meetings

That was the message delivered on Thursday by Jodi Low, founder of U & Improved, a heart-based leadership development consulting company, from the stage at Sheraton Grand Los Angeles, and demonstrated at the one-on-one tables in California Ballroom at Smart Meeting Southwest. “Leaders, commit.”

PRA Orlando, Destinos India Among Winners of 2018 SITE Crystal Awards

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Awarded to: Meridican Incentive Consultants. Following its incentive travel program, 3M consulted CWT Meetings and Events with PRA to figure out how the team could leave a positive and impactful mark on Hawaii. Winners of the prestigious 2018 Crystal Awards were honored at the SITE 2019 Global Conference in Bangkok in January. SITE Crystal Awards are awarded to impactful and memorable incentive programs around the world.

SmithBucklin Expands its Events Footprint with New Acquisition

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based 360 Live Media expands the reach of the consulting firm, which currently has offices in Chicago and D.C. News 360 live media acquisition amc association brand business chicago consulting don neal Events industry management marketing matt sanderson merger revenue smithbucklin society strategy washington dcAssociation management company SmithBucklin’s acquisition of Washington, D.C.-based

New AWE Team Advocates for Gender Equality

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Courtney Stanley, owner of CS Consulting , actively challenges meeting planners to expand upon the types of presenters they choose to take the stage at their conferences and events. “My News agency association awareness awe board brand consulting convenience cs davis directors distribution dixon environment equality event Events executive female gap gender leadership marketing meetings membership pay positions professionals smart women work xd

Social Media Changes the Lifecycle of Trends

Smart Meetings

Chief Strategy Officer at Patay Consulting , a firm specializing in creating a brand voice for businesses and individuals, Patay is an industry veteran of nearly 20 years and an expert when it comes to tracking trends. Meeting Planning Style best brand color consulting Decor design event fashion firm hashtag instagram KATE linkedin media patay pattern pinterest practices rustic social style trend Trends twitter webinar

State of Event Sponsorship in 2018 – #EventIcons Episode 97

Endless Events

Those people who are introducing themselves as Sponsorship Consultants will become more and more important in the future! Brandt Krueger of Event Technology Consulting ( @BrandtKrueger ). Event Sponsorship is most essential part of every event. Organization can build a brand by making sponsor in live event which is engaging and driving business results. But how can an event prof make sure the sponsor aligns with the needs of the event? Join us today to find out.

Managing Client Expectations – #EventIcons Episode 114

Endless Events

Brandt Krueger of Event Technology Consulting ( @BrandtKrueger ). As an event prof managing client expectations should always be top of mind. Managing client expectations helps both you and your client have clarity working together. This will also keep your clients happy, and ensure you are on the right track with what they have hired you to do. Setting up expectations allows you to frame the groundwork for how the relationship will continue to grow.

Are You Ready to Add Design to Your Event Services?

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Floral and event design expert Eddie Zaratsian shares tips on building a design consultancy

Dealing with the Effects of Coronavirus on Your Event Business

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Business consultant and financial strategist Michelle Loretta offers tips to help event companies hold on through the coronavirus crisis

When Is the Contractor’s Termination for Default Proper? When It Does Bad Things.


Appeals of Industrial Consultants, Inc. Uncategorized Appeal of Industrial Consultants Army Corps of Engineers ASBCA ICI termination for defaultSometimes you “do” bad things. Sometimes you “look like” you do bad things. Just look at the difference between Bad-boy Jack and my youngest daughter, Haven, who just “looks like” she’s up to no good.

Event Pros: How Optimism May Be Encouraging Your Demise--the Stockdale Paradox

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Wedding pro and business consultant Kerry Lee Doehr shares the importance of mixing optimism with a reality check to stay in business

Outbound business travel gains momentum in the GCC

Travel Daily Media

Karthik Ramamurthy, head—Africa, India and Middle East at Ipsos Business Consulting said: “While business travel has been the norm for organizations across the globe, organizations with regional, global, and factory headquarters are adding a new dimension to outbound business travel. MICE Tourism United Arab Emirates MICE Arabia Congress 2016 Karthik Ramamurthy Ipsos Business Consulting

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The Abbi Agency Adds Silver State Health Insurance Exchange to Healthcare Portfolio

The Abbi Agency

In partnership with Ericka Aviles Consulting and Marketing for Change , we are charged with the goal of aiding The Exchange in executing on its mission to increase the number of insured Nevadans.

Integrated Solutions: Keeping up with Customer Demand


He consults with businesses of all shapes and sizes to help increase revenue and profitability. In this session, DMCs are provided with a framework that can be used to operate more efficiently, with confidence. View Webinar in My ADMEI.

Influencing the Influencers: 4 Best Practices for Marketing to Site Selectors


Site selection consultants influence an estimated 40%-60% of location decisions nationwide involving 100 or more jobs. We often hear questions from communities about how to best engage with consultants and stand out from the competition.

New SEARCH Board Pledges to Continue Helping Meeting Profs

Smart Meetings

“We look forward to expanding the reach of the organization with this strong and capable team, including the addition of nine Ambassadors,” said board chair, Kate Patay, CPCE of Patay Consulting. Chairwoman: Kate Patay, owner, Patay Consulting.

Speakers Announced for International Hospitality Women’s Day Broadcast

Convene by PCMA

Guests include: Eileen Bistrisky, Effective Leadership Consulting Ltd. Karen Bolinger, KB Consulting (Australia). Deborah Gardner, CMP, founder and host of the podcast Hospitality Today Live, will mark International Hospitality Women’s Day with a special day of broadcasts.

Tenerife – epicentre for reopening of tourism and European connectivity, through Aviation Event

Travel Daily News

Demystifying Engagement: How to connect with your audience


360° Key Takeaways from Liz King Caruso – Events specialist and consultant at Liz King Events Liz King Caruso started her business on Twitter, but after connecting with like-minded individuals via social media, her Twitter account blossomed into a fully-fledged events business.

How to Accommodate Guests With Dietary Restrictions


Tracy Stuckrath is the president and chief connecting officer of Thrive Meetings & Events, a seven-year-old consulting firm that focuses

Advito and BCD M&E Create Emissions Calculator for Meeting Professionals

Smart Meetings

The new tool will be rolled out through the company’s corporate meetings consulting arm, BCD Meetings & Event and could help meeting professionals reach ambitious greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction targets by 2050. . Are you trying to shrink your event’s carbon footprint?

6 Mistakes to Avoid When Planning Your Virtual Event


Insights by Marissa Pick, Founder of Marissa Pick Consulting LLC. The pandemic rapidly accelerated the digitization of events, profoundly changing the live events industry as we knew it.

Why You Need to Assess Your Incentive Program NOW

Creative Group Inc

According to the IRF , only 31% of companies work with external consultants to evaluate their programs while 81% believe external partners could ‘definitely’ or ‘probably’ produce insight to improve program results. If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.

Ask the Experts: Nick Borelli Shares His Advice for Planners


To find the answers, we're talking to the top minds in the industry, including bloggers, planners, editors, marketers, consultants and event industry influencers. For our Q&A series, Ask the Experts, we asked our event planner clients to share their priorities, areas of interest and biggest questions.

Ask the Experts: Stephanie Selesnick Shares Her Advice for Planners


To find the answers, we're talking to the top minds in the industry, including bloggers, planners, editors, marketers, consultants and event industry influencers. For our Q&A series, Ask the Experts, we asked our event planner clients to share their priorities, areas of interest and biggest questions.

Grab More Attention with Captioned Video Content


As most planners know, each meeting attendee consumes content and learns best in their own way.