[Podcast] Top 5 PCMA 2015 Convening Leaders Speakers


This years PCMA Convening Leaders was its usual blockbuster event. My experience with industry events is minimal compared to most who attend this show but from the ones I have been to PCMA pulls out all the stops and takes a … Continue reading

[Podcast] Guest Paul Van Deventer discusses his work at MPI

Paul Van Deventer

On this episode of the podcast, Jon Trask talks with Paul Van Deventer, President and CEO of Meetings Professionals International about how MPI has been evolving during his first 20 months on the job to best address the needs of … Continue reading

[Podcast] What does Technology really mean for your meetings?

What does Tech really mean for your meetings?

  On todays podcast we tap into a panel discussion that Jon Trask sat on.  It is called “What does Technology really mean for your meetings?”  We hope you enjoy it. Recently the Southern California Chapter of MPI hosted a … Continue reading

Wells Fargo Case Study

Wells Fargo Meeting Case Study

Wells Fargo Creative and Production In Brief Grass Shack Events and Media have produced Wells Fargo meetings and events for the past several years. Tasked with coming up with a creative meeting to enhance content and keep the audience engaged … Continue reading

Association Membership: Stretching Boundaries by Creating Memorable Moments at Chapter Events


On today’s Meetings Podcast, Jon Trask talks with Robb Thornsbury of Infinity Events and current President of the MPI Orange County Chapter.They discuss some of the ways that the chapter is trying to inspire its membership, as well as some … Continue reading

What are the Cool New Event AV Gadgets? – LDI Las Vegas

LDI Las Vegas Wrapup

On todays podcast Jon Trask talks about his trip to the LDI show in Las Vegas, we’re going to start things off with a look at some of the new and interesting tools (or some might say toys) in the … Continue reading