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New Millennial-Minded Hotel Brand Won't Mention Trump Name

Scion, a new brand from Trump Hotels that targets younger clients, will not carry the Trump name because of numerous negative associations with the Republican presidential nominee. Bloomberg: "The new brand is...

Call Sheet Posted about 11 hours ago

U.S. Grand Prix Brings in Record Attendance

This year’s Formula 1 U.S. Grand Prix in Austin, which took place last weekend, saw an attendance increase for the first time since the event debuted in 2012. The three-day racing event...

Call Sheet Posted about 11 hours ago

MLB Sponsorships May Bring in $400 Million This Year

In the midst of the World Series, industry sources have reported that Major League Baseball sponsorships from brands such as Bank of America, T-Mobile, and Chevrolet may bring in as much as...

Call Sheet Posted about 11 hours ago

Nielsen to Expand TV Ratings Measurement to Live Public Viewing

Nielsen is slated to expand its TV ratings measurement service to out-of-home viewing in public places such as sports bars, hotels, and gyms. The global data measurement company will launch the new...

Call Sheet Posted yesterday

Hospitality Hiring Startup Raises More than $2 Million to Expand Nationally

Industry, a San Diego-based startup that helps people find jobs in the hospitality industry, has raised $2.3 million to expand across the United States. TechCrunch: "Industry likens itself to LinkedIn for the...

Call Sheet Posted yesterday

Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Heads to Paris for the First Time

Victoria's Secret has officially confirmed that its annual fashion show will take place in Paris for the first time. Women's Wear Daily: "The show is to be broadcast on Dec. 5 on...

Call Sheet Posted yesterday

See the Extreme Makeovers of 8 Historic Venues

A former train station, a candy factory, and even a jail have been reimagined as event venues.

Location Scout Posted 2 days ago

Budgets Top List of Planners' Biggest Challenges

A new report provides insight into planners' thoughts regarding budgets, and offers tips on how to ask for more money.

News Posted 2 days ago

Costume Institute Announces 2017 Met Gala Theme

The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced Friday that its 2017 Met Gala theme will be designer Rei Kawakubo and her Japanese fashion label Comme des Garçons. The May 1 event, which will...

Call Sheet Posted 2 days ago

Presidential Debates Set Ratings Record But Some Call for Format Change

The three presidential debates between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump this year proved to be the most-watched debate cycle in U.S. history. But some experts including Al Tompkins, senior faculty for broadcast...

Call Sheet Posted 2 days ago

Instagram May Introduce Live Video

Instagram is reportedly testing a live video feature, after screenshots showing the new feature were posted on a Russian website Friday. Mashable: “In the images, discovered by a Russian Instagram user and...

Call Sheet Posted 2 days ago

2016 Holiday Handbook: 9 Gifts for Any Budget

From kitchen goods to yummy treats, these holiday presents fit any budget.

Holiday Ideas Season Posted 3 days ago

See the Magical Storybook Theme That Helped a Gala Rake in $4 Million

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles built out elaborate sets, decor, and entertainment inspired by fairytales.

Event Report Posted 3 days ago

Why This Vending Machine Gave Out Limo Rides

To celebrate its new travel-focused campaign, Hyatt Centric gave people in New York a chance to win prizes from a branded pop-up vending machine.

Event Snapshot Posted 3 days ago

4 Tips to Add Authenticity to Destination Weddings

Wedding planner Lindsay Landman shares her strategies for infusing local culture and traditions in entertainment, catering, favors, and more.

From the Event Leadership Institute Posted 3 days ago

Marketers Give Instagram Stories Feature Mixed Reviews

Instagram's Snapchat-inspired Stories feature has offered users a new way to capture events in real-time, but many marketers aren't totally sold on its effectiveness. Digiday: "Like any new platform feature, brands are...

Call Sheet Posted 5 days ago

Al Smith Charity Dinner Gets Awkward With Clinton and Trump in Attendance

One day after facing off in the final presidential debate this election season, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump met again at the annual Aflred E. Smith Memorial Foundation dinner in New York...

Call Sheet Posted 5 days ago

N.B.A. to Stream a Live Game Weekly in Virtual Reality

The N.B.A. has announced it will stream one live game per week in virtual reality for the entire season. The stream will be hosted by the NextVR app, which streams live sporting...

Call Sheet Posted 5 days ago

Convention Industry Council Honors BizBash President

The organization honored event professionals at its Hall of Leaders Celebration and Pacesetter Awards in Las Vegas.

From the Editors Posted 6 days ago

Get Thrills at These New Halloween Attractions for Groups

Find out what's new this year at scary attractions across the country.

News Posted 6 days ago

10 Best Ideas of the Week: a Virtual-Reality Mars Installation, Kitchen-Knife Signage, a Bear-Inspired Insurance Activation

Here's a look at 10 steal-worthy ideas we spotted this week.

News Posted 6 days ago

Event Planners and Travel Agents Are Ditching Trump's Washington Hotel

The new Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C., was supposed to be a go-to destination for event planners and travel agents. But because of the stigma that comes with the Trump name...

Call Sheet Posted 6 days ago

The Obamas Go Italian for Final State Dinner

The last state dinner of the Obama White House took place on Tuesday, offering an Italian menu from guest chef Mario Batali and a performance from Gwen Stefani. Washington Post: “First of...

Call Sheet Posted 6 days ago

Debate Highlights Include an Effective Moderator

The third and final presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump took place Wednesday at the University of Nevada and—while much of the evening was focused on the candidates’ last debate...

Call Sheet Posted 6 days ago

Plugged In: A New Way to Charge Phones at Events

This charging station makes it easy to display company logos and branding.

The Scout Posted 7 days ago

Why This One-Stage Music Festival Cost $100 Million

The inaugural Desert Trip—held over two weekends in October in Indio, California—was reportedly the highest-costing (and highest-grossing) music festival of the year.

Event Snapshot Posted 7 days ago

See How—and Why—Dreamforce Embraced an Outdoorsy Vibe

Salesforce translated the look and feel of its online learning platform, Trailhead, into the theme for its massive four-day conference.

Event Report Posted 7 days ago

'Food & Wine' Will Bring New Festival to the Barclays Center

Food & Wine is bringing a new culinary festival to the East Coast in 2017. The magazine has partnered with Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment to host the inaugural Brooklyn Food & Wine...

Call Sheet Posted 7 days ago

Taco Truck Wall to Surround Trump-Owned Las Vegas Hotel Before Debate

Before the final presidential debate takes place at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas tonight, a literal wall of taco trucks will surround the Trump International Las Vegas hotel. The Culinary...

Call Sheet Posted 7 days ago

Facebook Live Introduces Scheduled Broadcasts

To promote live streams in advance, Facebook Live has debuted a new feature that will allow verified pages to schedule live video streams and broadcast sharing. The new scheduling tool is slated...

Call Sheet Posted 7 days ago

See Inside a Lifestyle Brand’s Luxury Townhouse Takeover

The online shopping brand Gilt brought its fall campaign to life with a nine-day event series inspired by its various lifestyle offerings.

Event Report Posted 8 days ago

How This Festival Combined Shakespeare and Virtual Reality

The Future of Storytelling Festival brought together cutting-edge creators of immersive storytelling, both digital and analog.

Event Report Posted 8 days ago

Why One Company Is Banking on Highly Produced Horror Experiences—Not Just for Halloween

Ten Thirty One Productions is expanding the scale of its event productions in the horror genre from coast to coast.

News Posted 8 days ago

Charities Reconsider Hosting Galas at Trump-Owned Florida Club

Following leaked tapes of Donald Trump bragging about sexually assaulting women, as well as numerous allegations against the Republican presidential nominee, many charities and fund-raisers are reconsidering hosting events at the popular...

Call Sheet Posted 8 days ago

Hillary Clinton’s Broadway Fund-Raiser Raises More Than $2 Million

“Stronger Together” a Broadway-theme fund-raiser for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, raised $2.3 million for her campaign on Monday night. The event, which took place at New York’s St. James Theatre and...

Call Sheet Posted 8 days ago

Marriott Celebrates Starwood Merger With Interactive Map

Marriott recently celebrated its September merger with Starwood Hotels—creating a hotel company with more than 5,700 properties and 30 brands—by building an interactive map in New York's Rockefeller Center. Passersby were able...

Call Sheet Posted 8 days ago

BizBash Announces Finalists for the 2016 Event Style Awards

The winners will be announced at BizBash Live: The Expo New York on November 15.

From the Editors Posted 9 days ago

How the III Points Festival Survived Hurricane Matthew

Miami's fourth annual III Points Music, Art & Technology Festival overcame the challenges of taking place during hurricane weather without having to cancel any day of the event.

Event Report Posted 9 days ago

14 Revealing Trends From the Global Meetings Forecast for 2017

The industry's steady growth in recent years may be slowing down, according to a new report from American Express Meetings & Events.

News Posted 9 days ago

How Celebrity Wedding Planners Are Fighting Off Paparazzi Drones

Despite F.A.A. regulations, drones manned by paparazzi are still finding their way over celebrity weddings. Notable planners including Marcy Blum and JoAnn Gregoli have come up with unusual strategies—including actual birds—to prevent...

Call Sheet Posted 9 days ago

Why Virtual-Reality Vacations Are On the Rise

Instead of guide books and travel brochures, vacation destinations and airlines are enticing visitors with virtual-reality vacation experiences. CNBC: “If nothing else, VR can be a time-saver for travelers, said Bjorn Hanson...

Call Sheet Posted 9 days ago

Latest Fashion Week Runway Shows See a Small Step for Inclusion

A biannual diversity report for the spring and summer 2017 fashion week runway shows in New York, Paris, London, and Milan showed that 25.4 percent of model castings were people of color—making...

Call Sheet Posted 9 days ago

Video Game Launches With Risqué Promotion Aimed at Caffeine Fans

A Mafia III launch event in London spiked consumers' coffee with a potion served from bullet casings.

Event Snapshot Posted 10 days ago

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