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For the Present — The Coolest Corporate Gifts to Give This Season

For the Present — The Coolest Corporate Gifts to Give This Season

The Scoop | Kris McNeely, Content Editor | December 31, 2019

Searching for a unique gift to give your favorite client or to show your employees how much you appreciate them? They’ll absolutely love any of these gifts that are trending this season. Read more...

Worthwhile Work — Make Meetings More Meaningful

Worthwhile Work — Make Meetings More Meaningful

The Scoop | Kris McNeely, Content Editor | November 27, 2019

If you’ve worked in any kind of office environment, you know the frustration and irritation you feel when you’re required to sit through an endless procession of purposeless meetings. Read more...

Marvelous Motifs — 7 Ideal Ideas for Themed Events

Marvelous Motifs — 7 Ideal Ideas for Themed Events

The Scoop | Samantha Hoffer, Senior Account Manager | October 30, 2019

Themed events are always fun, but they’re not the standard events of the past. Here are seven ways events are changing with the times Read more...

Multi-Tasking Magic — Why Destination Management Companies Are So Hot

Multi-Tasking Magic — Why Destination Management Companies Are So Hot

The Scoop | Kris McNeely, Content Editor | September 24, 2019

While the Internet has made planners’ work one million times easier, Trip Advisor is no substitute for the first-hand, personal knowledge and experience offered by a Destination Management Company (DMC). Read more...

Group Chat — Social Media Best Platforms for Events

Group Chat — Social Media Best Platforms for Events

The Scoop | SKOL Marketing | August 28, 2019

When it comes to events, it’s important to have a plan in mind for promoting them on social media. Whether you’re hosting a private party for clients or putting on a festival for thousands, having an online strategy is key. Read more...

Food for Thought — This Year’s Hottest Catering Trends

Food for Thought — This Year’s Hottest Catering Trends

The Scoop | Kris McNeely, Content Editor | July 31, 2019

We’re more than midway through the year, but if you’re still looking to serve up the savviest selection of savory sustenance for your next event, consider these hot catering trends. Read more...

S’more Fun — Delicious Teambuilding Trends

S’more Fun — Delicious Teambuilding Trends

The Scoop | Jodi Wegge, Group Sales Manager | June 25, 2019

The ooey, gooey goodness of a perfectly roasted marshmallow and a chunk of chocolate sandwiched between graham crackers is a delicacy that often evokes wonderful memories of childhood summers past. But who said s’mores are only for kids? Read more...

Tech Tools — State-of-the-Art Meeting & Event Apps

Tech Tools — State-of-the-Art Meeting & Event Apps

The Scoop | Kris McNeely, Content Editor | May 29, 2019

There’s no question that technology has made meeting and event planning quicker, easier, and more successful than ever before. Read more...

Awesome Blossoms — Fantastic Florals for Your Affair

Awesome Blossoms — Fantastic Florals for Your Affair

The Scoop | Pete Nelson, Event Designer | April 30, 2019

Rows and rows of flowers are my favorite way to decorate a table for any affair. Why have one centerpiece at a table when you can have dozens? This design gives your floral budget a larger impact and creates a dramatic look for any event. Read more...

Fabulous Flair - Discover This Spring's Snazziest Swag

Fabulous Flair - Discover This Spring's Snazziest Swag

The Scoop | Suzanne McWilliams, CEO | March 27, 2019

Hosting a golf tournament? Planning a company gathering? Arranging a corporate retreat? Now is the perfect time to put together the ideal gift bag for your clients, employees, or attendees. Read more...

Attractive Adornments — This Year’s Trends in Décor, Linens & Lighting

Attractive Adornments — This Year’s Trends in Décor, Linens & Lighting

The Scoop | Sheree Bochenek, Creative Director | February 26, 2019

Whether you want luxury or natural, modern or traditional, this season’s most popular trends are an eclectic collection of appealing designs that will transform your event space and make your gathering unforgettable. Read more...

Flying Colors — The Hottest Colors for the Coolest Events

Flying Colors — The Hottest Colors for the Coolest Events

The Scoop | Kris McNeely, Content Editor | January 31, 2019

By now, you’ve likely heard that Pantone has chosen their color of the year, “Living Coral.” Read more...

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St. Paul Event Center Set to Open in February

St. Paul Event Center Set to Open in February

Comings and Goings | January 16, 2020

The event center joins retailers, restaurants, and hockey teams in the Treasure Island Center facility in downtown St. Paul. Read more...

Instant Event — A Guide for Last-Minute Party Planning

Instant Event — A Guide for Last-Minute Party Planning

Ask the Expert | Kris McNeely, Content Editor | December 31, 2019

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