2016…What I’m thankful for

By Mike Murphy Well, there it is. Our 2016 event season is nearing an end. And with that, the wind, rain, heat, cold, clouds, sunshine, airplanes, rentals cars and hotel rooms that make up our year of outdoor events are close to giving us a little time off. It also……

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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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Post-Event Hangover

You did it! Your event is over. Maybe it went off better than anyone could have expected, or perhaps it was the rockiest ride you’ve had in your entire career. Your follow up work is complete. You’ve taken the time to celebrate, or to solidify lessons learned for next year……

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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: Tim Brockman

We’re excited to introduce this week’s Event 360 Teammate Spotlight. Enjoy a glimpse into the personal and professional life of Tim Brockman. Position:  President Start Year:  In the Beginning…2002 What job did you hold right before you came to work at Event 360? When we started Event 360… Read…

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Email: The Long and Short of It

Written by Mark Dolce A few months back the comedy writers at one of the business email platforms published an article about the “perfect” length for an email based on an analysis of their clients’ delivery statistics, including open and click-through rates. They took Excel out for a Sunday drive……

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Partner Spotlight: EMSS

The success of any event depends strongly on the close collaboration of many parties. Since Event 360’s top priority is safety we have chosen on several events to work closely with Event Medical Staffing Solutions (EMSS). EMSS has a national network of medical resources and professionals that have made…

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