Category: Meetings and Events

REALITY Team Building Options

We're sharing with you some of our most popular REALITY team building. You've always wanted to compete in the fun and sometime crazy competitions... and now you can! We've taken these popular shows and created exciting teambuilding programs that bring groups together through friendly competition, teamwork, creativity and communication. Whether your group is small or large, every team building program...
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Wine & Dine in Denver

New Establishments to Wine & Dine in, in Denver. ViewHouse Lotus Concepts purchased the Victorian building at 20th and Market where Mori Japanese Restaurant used to be and are - very literally - raising the roof to create a unique deck/bar with incredible views of nearby Coors Field, Lower Downtown (LoDo) and the Rocky Mountains. Below the rooftop bar will...
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Entertainment Ideas

Create & Share Custom Videos. One of the most effective marketing tools to reach the masses is through video. This may seem like a tall order, one that requires a lot of production, money and time... but that's not the case if you use a product called Animoto. Animoto allows you to produce your own videos with photos, video clips and...
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Brain Food

Are You Serving "Brain Food" at Meetings? While its important to offer healthy choices when you're planning meeting menus, what you really should be focusing on is serving food that helps attendees focus, remain energized throughout the long days and also helps to boost concentration and brain power. Different foods produce different chemical effects in the brain. For example eggs...
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New Meeting & Event Registration Platforms

PlanetReg. Start by creating a custom registration page that can include multiple registration types, discount codes and capacity controls. Conditional logic allows information to be visible or hidden, depending on the type of attendee. Payment is accepted through a PayPal account, merchant account or via check or cash. PlanetReg sends monthly invoices at a rate of $.50 cents per checkout and...
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Tech Toolbox for Planners

Hootsuite. Planners know they should be using social media; we know from talking to them that many are so busy they find it hard to keep up with all the different channels. Hootsuite is a social media dashboard that lets you monitor and post to several networks, including Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and more, from one website. Also offers custom analytics. The basic service is free. https://hootsuite.com/   Presentain. Presentain...
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Cost-Cutting F&B Tips

Nine Cost-Cutting F&B Tips. Oftentimes eliminating the small things is what adds up to big savings. Simple changes are sure to make a dent in the bottom line. Here are some helpful ideas you can incorporate at your next event: Ditch Coffee Service or Shrink Cup Size. At dinner events, skip coffee service after dinner. Most guests won't drink it anyways...
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Denver International Airport Hotel & Transit Center

We continue to deliver guests to/from Denver International Airport, one of the top 10 airports in the world. With construction of the hotel and transit center underway, we're on top of daily changes to ensure guests aren't impacted. The project will create an on-site hotel and a public transit center that will accommodate a rail line connecting DIA with downtown's...
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Television Adapted Teambuilding

Derived from the most popular television shows, we can guarantee they aren't as easy as the big screen makes them look but definitely delivers the same amount of excitement! Minute To Win It.   NBC’s newest television sensation is now a teambuilding hit with 60-second challenges using everyday household objects for a shot to win a million bucks (well not...
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