Why Your Call-To-Action is Critical

By Katie Zupancic Wymer “Click Here” might not seem like an overly important phrase. However, when you look at your marketing efforts, all of your hard work and your budget ultimately depend on the success of one final phrase: your CTA, which stands for call-to-action. Your call-to-action is the…

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Komen Leadership Conference Recap

By Molly Fast Last week I had the great pleasure of attending the Susan G. Komen® Leadership Conference in Fort Worth, Texas along with my friend and co-worker Gayla. This leadership conference is a chance for Komen Affiliates, headquarters’ staff, and Komen Scholars (an advisory group of scientists, researchers…

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Partner Spotlight: Cassis Travel Services

When your fundraising event is a destination event, it helps to have a travel partner on hand to help your participants and staff get there. Cassis Travel Services (CTS) has been working with us for over 13 years, providing travel arrangements and shuttle services for the Susan G. Komen…

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Susan G. Komen 3-Day Series Kick-Off

By Molly Fast It’s approximately 100° and I’m in a warehouse, sweating like you wouldn’t believe, with dirt all over me and in serious need of some water (and a shower). But I just learned how to use a pallet jack and in one week from today, I’ll be a……

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MuckFest® MS Mid-Season Check-In

By Slade Thompson Wow! Once summer event season starts here at Event 360 it seems to fly by so fast. As of mid-July, we’ve already completed four of the eleven MuckFest® MS events, including the three largest of the series. It has been a fantastic kick-off and most importantly…

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Event 360 Spotlight: Nick Kalergis

We’re excited to introduce this week’s Event 360 Teammate Spotlight. Enjoy a glimpse into the personal and professional life of Nick Kalergis! Position: Operations Lead with MuckFest® MS Start Year:  2011 with the Susan G. Komen 3-Day® and 2012 with MuckFest® MS What job did you… Read More

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Ask the Experts on Facebook Live: Social Media

Join us on July 27th at 2pmEST/1pmCST/11amPST for a Facebook Live “Ask the Experts” conversation about Social Media! Our Consumer Marketing Manager, Katie Zupancic Wymer, will field your questions, and our Social Media Strategy Manager, Alyssa Curran, will help moderate your comments and questions on the Facebook Live stream. Have……

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Real Life Scenarios: Sprinting to the Finish

By Lisa Matuszewski On Tuesday, Cheryl Stern shared about her real life scenario about fundraising rewards. Today we hear from Lisa Matuszewski on the importance of a single customer service interaction. How does a one-day race turn into a three-day event? I’m part of the team that makes that happen each…

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Real Life Scenarios: The Best-Laid [Reward] Plans

By Cheryl Stern “We’ve thought through everything. What could possibly go wrong?” After years of experience managing fundraising rewards and their on-event distribution, these were my famous last words the night before one of our largest events last spring. (I’d like it stated for the record that I’ve learned from……

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Event 360 Spotlight: Kristin Aukstik

We’re excited to introduce this week’s Event 360 Teammate Spotlight. Enjoy a glimpse into the personal and professional life of Kristin Aukstik! Position:  Travel Manager Start Year:  2003 What job did you hold right before you came to work at Event 360? Before Event 360, I was… Read More

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Event 360 Spotlight: Jennifer Bennett

We’re excited to introduce this week’s Event 360 Teammate Spotlight. Enjoy a glimpse into the personal and professional life of Jennifer Bennett! Position:  Communications Coordinator, Creative Services Start Year:  2016 What job did you hold right before you came to work at Event 360? I… Read More

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Event 360 Spotlight: Janelle Benuska

We’re excited to introduce this week’s Event 360 Teammate Spotlight. Enjoy a glimpse into the personal and professional life of Janelle Benuska! Position: Programs & Participant Support Manager for MuckFest® MS Start Year:  2016 in this role; previously worked for Event 360 from 2008-2010 What job… Read More

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Partner Spotlight: United Site Services

When planning an event, most people think about the fun stuff first: Decorations, music, ceremony, speeches, T-shirt designs. But it’s the unglamorous stuff that can make or break your participant experience – such as, are there enough toilets? For more than 15 years, United Site Services, which provides portable toilets,……

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