HOW HYBRID SOLUTIONS HELP KEEP ATTENDANCE UP AT LIVE EVENTS

As we head back into live events, we’ll see many changes in how each one is fulfilled. One very important aspect for exhibitors to prepare for is how attendees feel about stepping back into public spaces, specifically large events like trade shows. This is why it’s important to start contemplating hybrid events. WHAT’S A HYBRID...

Why Not Be More Creative In A World With No Limitations

In an events world that has shifted so quickly due to COVID-19, it’s astounding to see that a sea of creatives, marketers and influencers have taken this opportunity to build a digital world of awe and excitement from scratch and turned it into a world of templates, parameters and boredom. And trust me, we do...

8 Ways to Create FOMO With Your Next Virtual Event

In our current world, virtual events are the reigning King. Don’t get me wrong, I love face-to-face events, and they will come back in a BIG way. However, right now we need to hone in on what’s working. The next time you hold a virtual event, try using one of these techniques to create fear...

8 Tips For A Highly Engaging Virtual Event

Worrying is so last month. Making things happen is so this month! The virtual event world may be confusing and overwhelming for some, but never fear. If you have a vision, amazing content, and a trusted event partner who knows virtual, you are ready to get started! GET PEOPLE EXCITED PRIOR TO THE EVENT! Promote...

Solutions for Trade Show Marketing During Unprecedented Times

In case you haven’t heard, we’re in the midst of a global pandemic right now. The COVID-19 coronavirus has decimated businesses in all industries. Travel, tourism, dining and health care are all taking hits. Historically, when a company or an entire industry takes a hit, the policy is to double down on your marketing endeavors...

2020 Trade Show Outlook and Marketing Trends

As we approach the end of the year, we want to share with you a brief industry outlook for 2020, including a couple of key marketing trends to consider. In reviewing two industry sources, American Express Meetings & Events and Center for Exhibition Industry Research, the outlook is good! According to the Amex M&E annual...

Cutting Trade Show Marketing Expenses

There are times when the growth in your spending will outpace the growth of your revenue. This is certainly common among start-ups, but it also applies when you’re expanding into new markets or product/service areas, undergoing an economic downturn, or if you’ve just become a little lackadaisical in managing aspects of your budget. Since you...