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Joan Eisenstodt – Inclusive Hospitality CIC Conclave Speaker

Today on the Meetings Podcast CIC edition, Jon Trask talks with Joan Eisenstodt about her Conclave session on Inclusive Hospitality and creating events that support all.  In the session she will look not just at the ADA, but how planners and suppliers can and should look beyond the minimal

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Eileen McDargh

“Radical Resiliency” is waiting for you at IMEX America with Eileen McDargh – Show 275

  Mike McAllen sits down with Eileen McDargh,opening MPI keynote for IMEX America on Tuesday October 15.  Eileen’s talk “Radical Resiliency”  will get attendees ready for the week of meetings, … [Read More...]

Mike McAllen interviews Jenn Lim

Special Delivery of Happiness to IMEX America Show 274

Mike interviews Jenn Lim for IMEX America who is the CEO & Chief Happiness Officer of Delivering Happiness also Culture Book Creator and Consultant at Zappos. She is the morning keynote at IMEX … [Read More...]

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On Case Studies

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Hilton Renovation Project Video Documentary Production

Challenge The San Francisco Holiday Inn in the financial district of San Francisco was planning a 40 million dollar renovation as Hilton Corporation was taking over the property. This historic … [Read More...]

Jazz and Wine Festival Montclair Village Association California Event Management

Montclair Village Association Event & Entertainment Management for Jazz & Wine Festival

Challenge The Montclair Village Association was planning its second annual Jazz and Wine Festival for an anticipated 5,000 participants. It needed a partner that could coordinate, handle all … [Read More...]

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On Video Production

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121212 Concert

Anyone out there watch the 12-12-12 Concert last night? This was such a cool event, with such a great concept, that I just had to share with all of you. Those of you who missed it, here's an overview … [Read More...]

Do We Need An #Eventprofs TV Channel?

Do We Need a TV Channel for Events? Possibly What we surely need is media generated by event professionals. Independent media productions need our support. Whether they are a blog, a Webinar … [Read More...]

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On Meeting Production Tips

Picatic Fair Play

Picatics Jayesh Parmar: Announces Pay what you want for Event Ticketing- Show 260

Todays show Mike talks with Jayesh Parmar about event ticketing service Picatic has come up with a way to eliminate its service and convenience charges.  Its new service FairPay, launched last … [Read More...]

mac vs. pc

Systems for Planners: Mac vs. PC -Show 257

Systems for Planners:  Mac vs PC     Jon Trask is a MAC and Elizabeth Glau is PC and they discuss the systems that they use to get event and meetings work … [Read More...]

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Joan Eisenstodt – Inclusive Hospitality CIC Conclave Speaker

Today on the Meetings Podcast CIC edition, Jon Trask talks with Joan Eisenstodt about her Conclave session on Inclusive Hospitality and creating events that support all.  In the session she will look … [Read More...]

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Joan Eisenstodt – Crisis Planning & Event Safety CIC CMP Conclave Speaker

In this Meetings Podcast CIC Edition, Jon talks with Joan Eisenstodt about the second of her two sessions at the CIC Conclave on September 8th.  Joan and co-presenter Brad Goldberg will in an … [Read More...]

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Jokima Hiller – What about Me? Beating Meeting Planner Burnout CIC CMP Conclave Speaker

The Meetings Podcast CIC edition Jon Trask talks with Jokima Hiller of Missouri State University about her upcoming CMP Conclave Session in New Orleans; “What about me?  Beating Meeting Planner … [Read More...]

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On Imex

AVforPlanners.com

Looking back on the #IMEX13 experience -Show 278

Mike McAllen captures some experiences from the  IMEX tradeshow floor for the IMEX Podcast.  #Imex13 … [Read More...]

Miguel Neves IMEX Group's Senior Online Community Manager

IMEX Social Media and Technology with Miguel Neves- Show 272

    On this installment of the MeetingsPodcast Miguel Neves speaks about his career so far in the meetings industry; his new role as IMEX Group's Senior Online Community Manager and … [Read More...]

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On Meeting Production Tips

Karen Garcia GTO Management

Affiliate Marketing for Events With Karen Garcia- Show 281

Mike talks with Karen Garcia of GTO Management. Mike met Karen at the New Media Expo and was so impressed with this years work of GTO Management he is going to the show this January 4-6 at the Rio … [Read More...]

Video production using Vine for Corporate Branding

Video production using Vine for Corporate Branding

At Grass Shack Events & Media we produce a ton of video for our clients. Mostly internal videos like describing how Yahoo inc. data center works for yahoo engineers in India. Or Informational … [Read More...]

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Joan Eisenstodt – Crisis Planning & Event Safety CIC CMP Conclave Speaker

Podcast: Play in new window | Download In this Meetings Podcast CIC Edition, Jon talks with Joan Eisenstodt about the second of her two sessions at the CIC Conclave on September 8th.  Joan and co-presenter Brad Goldberg will in an … Continue reading

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Jokima Hiller – What about Me? Beating Meeting Planner Burnout CIC CMP Conclave Speaker

Podcast: Play in new window | Download The Meetings Podcast CIC edition Jon Trask talks with Jokima Hiller of Missouri State University about her upcoming CMP Conclave Session in New Orleans; “What about me?  Beating Meeting Planner Burnout”.  In this … Continue reading

Karen Kotowski -CEO CIC- Hall of Leaders Gala

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Jon Trask talks to Karen Kotowski  on how the CIC is revamping the Hall of Leaders program.  As they enter the promotional season for the next class of leaders, Karen talks about what … Continue reading

CIC CMP Conclave Education Comittee Diana Hakenholz and Matt DiSalvo

Podcast: Play in new window | Download CIC CMP Conclave Education Comittee Diana Hakenholz and Matt DiSalvo Today on the podcast, Jon Trask talks to Diana Hakenholz Director of Meetings and Education?Association of Collegiate Conference and Events Directors- International (ACCED-I) … Continue reading

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CIC Conclave Podcast: Speaker Tracy Stuckrath “Serve This Not That”

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Jon Trask talks with Tracy Stuckrath from Thrive Events about her upcoming talk in New Orleans for the Convention Industry Council CMP Conclave. September 6-8. Tracy’s talk is called “Serve This, Not That!” … Continue reading

Podcast: Should I stay or should I go, CIC Conclave Education Committee, The Knights that say Ni

Podcast: Play in new window | Download 308 – Should I stay or should I go, CIC Conclave, The Knights that say Ni Segment 1- Mike McAllen shares “Should I stay or should I go.” Talking about why you should … Continue reading

Permission to Fail

World Domination, SocialTables, CAD and Who’s Local at your events?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download #308 World Domination, SocialTables, CAD and Who’s Local at your events? On todays show we have Mike McAllen talking about the World Domination Summit.  Jon Trask talking about SocialTables and other CAD type … Continue reading

On Event Production

Freak Brothers

Podcast: INFOCOMM, Matter of Trust, Hack Your Event

305 Meetings Podcast INFOCOMM, Matter of Trust, Hack Your Event We are down at InfoComm in Las Vegas.  Show notes to come. 1) INFOCOM with Jon Trask 2) A Matter of Trust:  with Dana Freker … [Read More...]

Instaplayer founder Luis Miguel Hervella

Launch Festival Startups- Instaplayer – Luis Hervella – Show 253

  Luis Miguel Hervella  from CHIPOTLELABS is an indie app developing company that builds "apps to spice up your life". They take this motto very seriously and have made it our mission and … [Read More...]

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On Business

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Ways to Prevent Event Management Disasters

Ways to Prevent Event Management Disasters: Your boss gives you the task of planning a company function and the first thing you do is start planning in your head. You think of how this event will … [Read More...]

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On Attendee Experience!

Instaplayer founder Luis Miguel Hervella

Launch Festival Startups- Instaplayer – Luis Hervella – Show 253

  Luis Miguel Hervella  from CHIPOTLELABS is an indie app developing company that builds "apps to spice up your life". They take this motto very seriously and have made it our mission and … [Read More...]

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On Green Meetings

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IMEX America Brand Colors are the Rainbow. But it’s all Green in Las Vegas- Show 276

Today, Jon Trask talks with Amy Spatrisano, CMP, Principal, MeetGreen. MeetGreen is IMEX America's official Sustainability Consultant. They work with both IMEX America and IMEX in Frankfurt to help … [Read More...]

On Hybrid Meetings

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Book an Appointment Today!

 Book an Appointment Today!  Grass Shack Events & Media has been serving the video production and hybrid meetings industry for over 10 years and have put together some amazing presentations for … [Read More...]

On Training

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Corporate Online Training With Debbie Newton

Mike McAllen speaks with Debbie Newton about online training for corporations, pharmaceutical sales, leadership development, sales effectiveness and of course sales training. For the full scoop listen … [Read More...]

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