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Planners Working Remotely Find Ways To Balance Parenthood And Professionalism

With Covid-19, the last five months have been challenging for many business colleagues who are now working from their home office, home couch or home kitchen table. Inside the Corporate & Incentive Travel Magazine article, Heather addresses how she dealt with her kids being home when she was working from home and offered tips on how to do this best. Great perspectives to share in this article…

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ILEA International’s 2019-2020 Certification Taskforce

The International Live Events Association, ILEA, is a global community of thousands of creative event professionals whose skills, expertise and experience power some of the most recognized and respected live events around the world. Our fearless leader, Heather Pilcher, CSEP, CMP has been chosen to be on the ILEA 2019-2020 Certification Taskforce. See who else is on the committee!

 

 

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We were delighted when Heather Pilcher, CSEP, CMP was quoted in the Corporate Event News, the only online resource focused on senior level corporate event professionals.

Ever looked into producing an event in Wine Country? Read more about the opportunities in the article below and send us an RFP today! Cheers!

 

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Although social media can be a great way to extend events, sometimes confidentiality concerns trump social sharing. Social media can be a great asset to any event, but it can also be a liability. For example, if you had a client launching a new product or service that was confidential, the sharing of that information on a social media platform would be inappropriate. Read more in this article about how meeting planners keep their events safe from social media exposure.

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Meeting planners are almost always asked the question from management if can you do something yourself to save a little money? That question usually comes from a lack of understanding on how event elements are created, the skill set that is required and the liability that can become a problem for the company. This blog written by our CEO & Executive Producer, Heather Pilcher, CSEP, CMP examines the reasons why professional help even for centerpieces is the right choice.

 

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Blue Spark Event Design, a full-service meeting planning, destination management and event design company, is pleased to announce that Heather Pilcher, CSEP is now credentialed as a Certified Meeting Professional (CMP), which is one of the meeting industry’s top professional designations.

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It’s holiday event planning season, which means guest lists, venue options, and party themes are at the top of the list as your party planning takes shape. Whether organizing a large company holiday party or hosting an intimate event to thank your top customers, good planners focus on minimizing their business risks by expertly managing their guests’ alcohol consumption during this festive season. Learn the important things you can do to keep your guests safe during the holidays.