If These Event Walls Could Talk…

It is not often that you meet someone who inspires you to fight against all odds and follow the road less traveled toward your own success. In 2012, I had the pleasure of taking a Special Event Management course -my first course in the NYU Meeting, Conference and Event Management certificate program- taught by Annette Babich; a 20 year veteran in the event industry.  While we did learn the fundamentals of special event planning, Annette also made sure to share her wisdom and crazy stories from her years planning events.

I left her class feeling like I could definitely start my own event planning business and eventually leave the 9-5pm corporate world behind me. She inspired me to go for it and I hope she can inspire you as well. I asked Annette recently to share some of her insight  with my readers. Check out what she had to say below.

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Creative Save The Date Ideas

When hosting an event, you hope to get your attendees to lock in the date immediately. While the internet is a quick and easy way to send out save the dates and invites, sometimes you need something a little more creative to capture the attention of your future guests.  Check out these creative save the dates below and hopefully you will feel inspired to plan outside the box (or computer screen) Continue reading