The ISES April meeting, “What’s APPetizing” is happening on Tuesday, April 22 starting at 5:30 p.m. Since, we’re featuring a discussion of all things APP to help your events and your business stay current what better way than to kick off the meeting with our very own event app. Download Eventjoy.com and then search for the ISES Austin Meeting. You’ll be able to read about our panelists, see the schedule of events and even join in the conversation. Keep up to date on the meeting information as we load the app with the menu and parking information. Want to ask read full story >
The Details Experience workshop is a full day photography and business intensive design to boost wedding and event businesses by equipping them with the tools to create exquisite details and decor imagery. On April 17th, The Detail Experience is coming to Austin. Hosted at the Inn at Wild Rose Hall. We here at ISES Austin think this experience will be a vauluable way to understand how to use images for marketing and promotion of your brand in the industry. A bit about the founders and organizers of The Detail Experience… THE BACKGROUND: Back in 2008, we were moving and re-locating read full story >
ISES Members, prospective members, students and beyond: Join us at The Party Goddess Uncensored! on Mon 10/3-Wed 10/5/11 at the Alamo Drafthouse Ritz, for a master series education-intensive conference, right in our hometown! We are delighted to announce that celebrity event planner Marley Majcher of The Party Goddess is bringing Uncensored! to Austin, sharing her very best secrets and best practices in the events industry on pricing for profit, attracting the right clients and growing your business. ISES Austin is proud to present this conference as a Master Series course for Austin events industry professionals to connect, network and learn read full story >
Fellow ISES members and friends in the Wedding/Event Industry. We just got word that Alan Berg is offering a discount for his Wedding Industry Leaders Conference here in Austin on August 30th. You can now bring more friends or associates with you to the conference for only $75 each. Just use the discount code ADD1 on the single admission ticket. Add one, two or even three more attendees for only $75 each. There are also still a few consulting sessions available for Monday and Tuesday. They’re only $150 each for a one-on-one, private consultation to go over your website, online advertising, read full story >
Dear ISES Members: Many of you are aware of ISES’ participation with the Convention Industry Council (CIC) over the past year in a landmark industry study to measure and quantify the economic impact of the meetings/incentives/conventions/exhibitions industry in the United States. This study was commissioned in the depths of the recent U.S. recession in order to demonstrate the economic value of our industry in the face of tremendous negative public perceptions and governmental assumptions. Because of the value this would provide to our members and our industry as a whole, ISES provided financial support for the study. We drafted a read full story >
At Meritage Events we are a part of many industry organizations and associations. We feel that it is a great way to network with fellow event professionals, keep a finger on new happenings in our respective cities, expend our knowledge and also get our name out there. Well, for the ISES (International Special Events Society) Austin Chapter I will be beginning a new blog series for the chapterâ€™s website and very successful blog. I will be asking a panel of fellow event professionals, all members of ISES, the most sought after questions that â€œYOUâ€ want to know. These are the read full story >
An awesome opportunity from another local Austin organization — elevating the event industry citywide. For more information or to register.
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-Submitted by Matthew Gonzalez BBJ Linen, Sales Manager firstname.lastname@example.org Follow him on Twitter @TEXASLINENQUEEN JUNGLE RED! Ever see the 1939 MGM movie titled The Women? Those gals were slinginâ€™ wisecracks when Betty White was still a â€œROSEyâ€-faced toddler and Bea Arthur wasnâ€™t quite so golden!Â This was also the first talking picture that featured a FULL COLOR fashion show.Â Enough with movies, fashion, and Whiteâ€™s berry-slapped cheeks.Â Weâ€™re talkinâ€™ about COLOR; and whatâ€™s HOT!! But, hold on to your pill box hat I sayâ€¦ Red, Movies, Fashion, White, Rose, Golden, Berry, Jungle, Leopard.Â Can ya see where Iâ€™m going with read full story >
Stacey Hoyt, CSEP/President Elect ISES Austin and Gary Jones, CSEP/ ISES San Antonio pose in zany photo booth–SocialFly–the brainchild of new ISES Austin member Ray Hernandez. When asked why planners should have SocialFly on their radar, Hernandez lists a few of the facts…. â€¢ Affordable – on average we’re about 30% cheaper than the competition.Â That is mainly due to the fact that we don’t nickel and dime you for anything.Â Everything that you can imagine is included in our price.Â Props, Scrapbook, UNLIMITED Photos, Professional Attendant, Customization of the booth. â€¢ Bigger is Better – Our Booths are twice read full story >