Return of IMEX Group Carina Bauer -Show 208

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Jon Trask and Elizabeth Glau interview the CEO of IMEX Group Carina Bauer for a second time to talk about how Las Vegas IMEX show has learned from 2011 show and the changes they are making to make the conference … Continue reading

Interview with Marie-Claire Andrews From ShowGizmo Show 187


Interview with Marie-Claire Andrews from the New Zealand company SmartShow.  She talks about an event & meeting smartphone application called ShowGizmo.   ShowGizmo has been used on every continent except Antarctica.   The ShowGizmo template is a very exciting way to … Continue reading

The Making of the Blockbuster Old Spice Commercial

Ever wonder how they made the Old Spice commercial with the handsome guy? Owning a production company is a wonderful thing sometimes. I read how the creative team of Craig Allen and Eric Kallman who work at Wieden + Kennedy … Continue reading

Jon Trask talks about his session at WEC 2009 Building a Successful Partnership with Your Audio-Visual Vendor


The Meeting Planners podcast source for what’s new and exciting in meetings and events industry! Todays show is a taste of Jons session at the WEC next week. Podcast: Play in new window | Download

Hotels in Trouble: Fontainebleau Las Vegas, St. Regis Monarch Beach, Four Season Aviara

I was having lunch with a hotel executive the other day and he said. “We have hit rock bottom in the hotel business!” The economy has really taken its toll on the Hotel business especially the high end area. Perception … Continue reading

Social Media Club Case Study

I know this may not be Event or meetings related but it will start your gears a crankin on how Social Media can be used. I came across this from my friends in Hawaii Roxanne and Shane from Barefeet Studios … Continue reading

Texas Roadhouse Bucks The Trend And Knows Its Business

While companies are canceling their out-of-town meetings, Texas Roadhouse is in the midst of five days of meetings and fun tour package, which is crucial to business, says G.J. Hart, Texas Roadhouse CEO. These are the folks that make their … Continue reading