Venue

Social Media for Venues: 10 Must-Try Ideas for Venues

Over the past few years, social media platforms have multiplied and their reach has grown tremendously. Nowadays, if you’re running a business and you’re not on social media, there better be a good reason for it, or it will seem like you’re the figment of someone’s imagination. If you own or manage a venue, how…

Read More
Venue Security: Why It Matters Now More than Ever

Venue Security: Why It Matters Now More Than Ever

Long gone are the days when event venue security used to be tacked as an addendum in event planning, with event planners the only corporate staff sweating about it. But even then, event organizers were concerned more about protecting the venue entrance, the assets, and of course, the occasional unruly guest. Venue threats can and do…

Read More
Venue Marketing: 4 Ways to Stay Top of Mind with Planners

Venue Marketing: 4 Ways to Stay Top of Mind with Planners

Marketing your venue will require far more than just word of mouth referrals, and requires you to actively market yourself to your local event planners. Whether they have hosted events with you in the past, or have yet to book with you—the venue marketing tips below will help. Marketing your venue requires you to actively…

Read More
Crowd Management at Events: 3 Best Practices for Venues

Crowd Management at Events: 3 Best Practices for Venues

Venue managers and staff all have a duty to their attendees to provide a level of crowd management. This is first and foremost vital for guest and staff safety as well as minimizing complaints that may lead to a poor event review. As part of the planning process, be sure to exercise these three best…

Read More
6 Considerations for Creating a Winning Event Venue RFP

6 Considerations for Creating a Winning Event Venue RFP

Thanks to a strong economy and the continued value of face-to-face meetings, the demand for event space continues to grow. Good news is that hotel supply growth is expected to exceed demand growth for the first time in eight years according to CWT Meetings & Events. This means that we are moving from a seller…

Read More
5 Fashion Event Venues That Are Sure to Turn Heads

5 Fashion Event Venues That Are Sure to Turn Heads

Fashion Week is known globally for letting fashion designers unleash their most whiplash-inducing statements. These designers create an environment around their clothing lines to fully immerse attendees in the experience. If you’re a planner, here is our list of our top five fashion event venues that are sure to turn attendees’ heads. Fashion event venues…

Read More
Conference Space Rental 101: What to Know Before Renting Space

Conference Space Rental 101: What to Know Before Renting

Conference space rental details can sometimes feel overwhelming for event planners. So how do you narrow down the best options for your client with so many traditional and non-traditional venues out there? Aside from the dates and number of attendees, here are the basics of what to know before renting a conference room space. Picking…

Read More
Meeting Room Rentals: 4 Things to Consider Before Booking

Meeting Room Rentals: 4 Things to Consider Before Booking

Selecting meeting room rentals may seem straightforward. But it’s easy to overlook things that could end up costing you a ton after your meeting or event is over. Here are four essential things to keep in mind when booking meeting room rentals. Not all meeting room rentals are created equal. Note these 4 essentials before…

Read More
5 Green Conference Venues to Book for Your Upcoming Convention

5 Green Conference Venues to Book for Your Upcoming Convention

Booking a green conference venue for your upcoming convention equates to an overall lower environmental impact. You or a client you’re working with may value green conference venues that are designed to reduce the waste created by meetings and events. So we’ve chosen our list of the top five green conference venues to consider for…

Read More