4 FYRE Lessons for Event Managers Everywhere

The much-anticipated insight into the notorious Fyre Festival went live on Netflix on Friday. Must-watch viewing for Event Managers everywhere, the trailer promised an ‘exclusive behind the scenes look at the infamous unraveling’ of the 2017 event. Fyre Festival was the brainchild of ambitious entrepreneur Billy McFarland and music mogul Ja Rule. Its unique point-of-sale […]

What is Event Management?

As surprising as it may seem, some people haven’t got a clue what event management actually is, let alone what an event manager does every day! At networking events, there can be puzzled looks on people’s faces trying to figure out what a professional event management company does. It is not uncommon to be asked, […]

T is for Training

As part of our #EventprofsAtoZ series we have lined up a number of guest bloggers to post on their area of expertise. No one should have ever finished learning. Whether you have years of industry experience, are learning the ropes at University or have just taken your first events jobs, there is still always plenty […]

N is for Nuptials

As part of our #EventprofsAtoZ series we have lined up a number of guest bloggers to post on their area of expertise. Today, we hear from Louise Bashforth, Founder of L27 Weddings and Events.  L27 is a creative event design studio, offering bespoke ​wedding and event ​planning and styling services. L27 create modern and stylish […]

#Eventprofs A to Z

We all know how hard it is to stay on top of our business related social media activity. Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and Blogging all take time, and without prior planning, it can be difficult to make sure your content is consistently relevant, engaging and fun! With that in mind, a new month seems like the […]

5 Alternative Venues for #Eventprofs Obsessed with La La Land

For those of you that haven’t heard of La La Land, how on earth have you missed it? It’s the Hollywood blockbuster that harps back to the golden age of musicals, pitching a perfect balance between old-school movie magic and modern-day LA life. It’s Mia and Seb’s story of unavoidable knock-backs and self-determination set in […]

Event Trends for 2017 [Panel Discussion]

EventMB – the number one blog for event professionals – recently launched their latest free report: 10 Event Trends for 2017. Covering event technology, meeting design, venues & destinations and marketing & social media it is essential and recommended reading for everyone that works in the event industry. Written by Julius Solaris, Ruud Janssen, Padraic Gilligan and […]

Behind the Scenes of the London 2012 Opening Ceremony

As the Olympics in Rio are about to get underway it is hard to believe that it is four whole years since London hosted the Games in 2012, which kicked off with an epic Opening Ceremony. Recently I watched a fantastic documentary “One Night in 2012 – An Imagine Special” which delved behind the scenes […]

Round Up of the Best Event Industry Predictions for 2015

The New Year naturally inspires us to look into our crystal ball to predict what may be in store over the next 12 months for the event industry. There have been some great posts from various event experts and thought leaders highlighting their expectations looking ahead. Here is a roundup of 6 of the articles I […]

Event Trends 2015

Happy New Year! The dawn of 2015 is now upon us. Every year we look forward to the event trends we predict will impact on the events industry within the next 12 months. We think these are some of the major issues Event Managers will be working with and issues which will impact on event marketing […]