Posts by Laura Lopez

3 Tips for Drawing Event Inspiration from Your Surroundings

3 Tips for Drawing Event Inspiration from Your Surroundings

What’s a better way to glean event inspiration than from your own surroundings? CORT Event Furnishings recently challenged local event planning companies to channel their inner Angeleno and create an event design inspired by LA street art. They unveiled the three finalists at their VIP Event but it wasn’t a day of just a day…

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[GUIDE] 26 Hotel Marketing Tips to Boost Revenue and Drive ROI

[GUIDE] 26 Hotel Marketing Tips to Boost Revenue and Drive ROI

Now is the time for hoteliers to go big with their hotel marketing. And we’ve got 26 hotel marketing tips to help you. There are so many channels you have at your disposal: your hotel website, hotel social media channels, email, and beyond. New technologies have emerged and created new opportunities for hotels to leverage…

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New to Social Tables? Here’s How to Get Ready for Onboarding

New to Social Tables? Here’s How to Get Ready for Onboarding

Congratulations on making a solid decision to become a Social Tables customer! We’re confident that Social Tables will help you streamline event communications, identify issues early, ensure a smooth hand-off to supporting teams, and overall, save valuable time. The next important step after signing on is onboarding. Onboarding is the process where we’ll get you the…

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What the iPhone X Really Means for Event Planning

What the iPhone X Really Means for Event Planning

Us planners would never go anywhere without our phones. And if you’re anything like me, you live and die by your phone. We use our phones as our preferred mode of communication (whether it’s text, phone, Slack, or beyond), to host our work and social calendar, and as a tool to generally keep us productive…

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6 Places to Uncover Your Next Catering Sales Lead

When it comes to generating catering sales leads, are you a hunter or farmer? Turns out, you’ll need a little bit of both to generate high-quality, high-volume leads that will generate the revenue to grow your catering business. Here are eight places to find your next catering sales lead that combine both outbound and inbound…

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4 Ways Hotel OTAs Can't Kill Your Direct Bookings

4 Ways Hotel OTAs Can’t Kill Your Direct Bookings

Hotel OTAs: can’t live with them, can’t live without out them. Or can we? As hoteliers, our bottom line suffers when we sell excess inventory to hotel OTAs. But here are four ways that hotel OTAs can’t kill your direct bookings and how you can apply it today. Hotel OTAs can’t kill your direct bookings…

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