Capitalize on Volunteer Strengths

Written by Ann Love Apart from working on the Susan G. Komen Michigan 3-Day, I have helped organize a walk in my own community for a cause that’s close to my heart, preeclampsia. Through both of these experiences, I’ve learned a few things about the importance of working with…

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Lessons Learned in 2015

How is it already February?! At the risk of sounding cliché, time does fly. While many are rightfully celebrating the rewards of 2015, it’s also important to take a moment and regroup from the challenges of the past year. In the same way we celebrate our successes, we learn a……

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Post-Event Inventory & Wrap-Up…What’s The Rush?

Recently we introduced a new series in which we explore the off-season as an event production company. Last week’s blog discussed why There’s Really No Such Thing as Downtime. This week, Rene Tamayo, talks post-event inventory process in Post-Event Inventory & Wrap-Up…What’s The Rush? As the end of the event season nears,…

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An Event for Everyone

With 2016 on the horizon, we are thrilled to share a glimpse into the year ahead. The Susan G. Komen 3-Day® series will kick off in August, but the Komen 3-Day journey begins long before the Opening Ceremony. Check out the 3-Day® and we will see you in one…

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DAV Run to Honor Veterans Recap

Members of the Event 360 team have spent the past two weekends working hard to produce two events in the DAV 5K Run to Honor Veterans series  – one in San Diego on November 7th and one in Atlanta on November 14th. This was Event 360’s second year…

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Susan G. Komen Dallas/Fort Worth 3-Day Recap #1

Today you’ll get a unique perspective from Jaime Mottinger who played the role of the Glamping Coordinator. In this role, Jaime was responsible for the set-up, maintenance and breakdown of the super fun Glamping (aka GLAMorous camPING) elements throughout the 3-Day camp site. Howdy! My name is Jaime and I’d……

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Susan G. Komen Atlanta 3-Day Recap #2

Earlier this week Kari Johnson, the Command and Route Manager for the Susan G. Komen 3-Day® series, shared her Atlanta 3-Day recap. Today we’ll be hearing from Jon Lueders. In Atlanta (and all events except for Seattle, where Jon played the role of the Volunteer Admin Coordinator), Jon was…

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Susan G. Komen Atlanta 3-Day Recap #1

Kari Johnson, Command and Route Manager reporting for blog duty. On the Susan G. Komen 3-Day®, I have the honor of working inside our mobile Command Center, where questions are answered, weather is monitored, support services and tech equipment are housed, and our leadership team is based. I answer the……

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Susan G. Komen Philadelphia 3-Day Recap

Although Hurricane Joaquin threatened to dampen the spirits of staff and participants on the Susan G. Komen Philadelphia 3-Day, nothing could keep this group down! Today you’ll get a unique perspective from Jennifer Hanskat who played the role of the Overnight Support/Vehicle Assistant. In this role, Jennifer monitored the weather,……

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Susan G. Komen Seattle 3-Day Recap

I have been a part of the Susan G. Komen 3-Day® coaching staff for ten years now — the best job ever! For two years, I have been the Seattle Participant Support coach. The voice at the other end of a phone conversation. The fingers on the keyboard of a……

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Susan G. Komen Twin Cities 3-Day Recap #2

The Susan G. Komen Twin Cities 3-Day kept the Event 360 team on their toes. Last week we heard from Vehicle Coordinator, Liz Parks. Next up is Robin Shapiro, who played the role of Route Participant Liaison, affectionately called the “caboose.” In this role, Robin is responsible for working with the “back…

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Susan G. Komen Twin Cities 3-Day Recap #1

The Susan G. Komen Twin Cities 3-Day kept the Event 360 team on their toes. This recap is from Liz Parks who played the role of Vehicle Coordinator. In this role Liz is responsible for managing all event-related vehicles in order to meet the transportation needs and expectations of event……

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Susan G. Komen Michigan 3-Day Recap #2

We previously heard from Molly Fast who staffed the first Susan G. Komen 3-Day of the season earlier this month. We’re now going to hear from Field Marketing Coordinator, Ann Love, who works behind the scenes all year long executing local programming to ensure walkers are well-trained and have…

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Susan G. Komen Michigan 3-Day Recap

Event 360 staff kicked off the Susan G. Komen 3-Day® season in Novi, Michigan last week, our first of seven Komen 3-Days until the end of November. After each event, we’ll share a sneak peek from the perspective of one staff member to give you a behind-the-scenes look at what……

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Event 360 Explores: Monster Dash

In late October, among the natural beauty and the outlandish and hilarious costumes, Event 360’s Kiki Setterlund ran a half-marathon among St. Paul’s Halloween enthusiasts.  Read below for Kiki’s own account of her experience! Name, date and location of event The Monster Dash, Saturday, October 25th, St. Paul, MN…

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