Category: Meetings

Special Events: Tips for Working with a Caterer

Imprint Group is comprised of experienced industry leaders with extensive backgrounds from all over the event planning community, which is what makes us so knowledgable about every aspect of Destination Management and Event Planning. Catering is no exception and at Imprint Group, John Collins has over a decade of experience in this field to give you the best insight for...
Filed under: Colorado, Destination Management, Meetings, Meetings and Events, Multi-day Conference

Preparing for the Worst – Advice for Planners facing a Natural Disaster

The everyday life of an event operations manager is never uneventful or boring. At Imprint Group, our job is to prepare for every scenario that could affect a client’s meeting or event. A motorcoach full of passengers breaks down, 50 extra people show up to a formal dinner gala, the fire eater performer sets the sprinklers off, and so on,...
Filed under: Destination Management, Florida, Meetings, Nevada

Planning Presidential Worthy Events

DMC Denver
By Franny Starkey | General Manager. Before I joined Imprint Group as General Manager, I spent most of my career in politics managing the schedules of governors, senators and the first family of the United States. It was an incredible honor, but also an amazing education on how to conceptualize and execute events and programs that had tremendous impact in...
Filed under: Meetings, Meetings and Events, Multi-day Conference, Production, Special Events

Have You Heard? Gaylord Goes West to Colorado

Destination Management Colorado DMC and Destination Management Company (DMC) Corporate Event Planning Company Imprint Group
Colorado is now an even greater destination for meeting planners thanks to The Gaylord Rockies which is scheduled to open in late 2018 in Aurora, Colorado on 85 acres near Denver International Airport. The resort near Denver will feature 1,501 guest rooms, including 114 suites, and over 485,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting, convention, outdoor, exhibit & pre-function space.  Visitors...
Filed under: Colorado, Destination Management, Meetings

CELEBRITY WINE TASTING

Special Event Idea: Celebrity Wine Tasting Did you know that Angelia Jolie, Andrea Bocelli, Fergie, Dave Matthews, Wayne Gretzky, Drew Barrymore and Sting all own wineries? And that’s only naming a few! Take your penchant for judging celebrities to the next level and drink all at the same time! By creating a unique space you can turn your next reception...
Filed under: Florida, Meetings, Special Events, Things We Love, Tours & Attractions

FLAMPING

Imprint Group Wants to Take Your Corporate Group "Flamping" in Florida You’ve probably heard of “glamping” before, but we are loving the Florida take on glamourous camping with “Flamping!” Replace the traditional rustic motif of “glamping” with the tropical, modern look of Miami or Palm Beach with teal and pink accents, flamingos and more. Add some large-sized games and you...
Filed under: Florida, Meetings, Special Events, Things We Love, Tours & Attractions

FLOATING AFTER DINNER TREAT!

Lean on your Destination Management Experts for New Ideas! A larger percentage of venues in Florida are on the water, which is why its such an attractive destination for event planners across the country. How do you make your event different, though? Surprise your guests after dinner with dessert afloat! Your Dessert Boat will dock outside your venue and serve your...
Filed under: Florida, Meetings, Special Events, Things We Love, Tours & Attractions

FLASH CARD POET

Planning an Event in Florida? Flash Card Poet is the Perfect Interactive Entertainment Want to send a unique invite for an upcoming event, have a creative way to open your general session or attract new customers to your tradeshow booth? Try our custom Imprint Group Flash Card Poet. Target words are printed on large flash cards and our Poet creates...
Filed under: Florida, Meetings, Things We Love

Culinary Team Building

Culinary Team Building Colorado DMC and Destination Management Company (DMC) Corporate Event Planning Company Imprint Group
Hungry for some great team building ideas?  The following are some of our favorite culinary team building entrées served with a dash of competition, a side of camaraderie and heaps of fun!  Offer them alone or pair with a lunch, reception or dinner for the prefect combination platter. Bon Appetit! The Great Salsa Creation The Great Salsa Creation is a...
Filed under: Destination Management, Meetings, Meetings and Events, Multi-day Conference, Teambuilding

Dishing It Out

Dishing it Out Denver Food Truck Destination Management Colorado DMC and Destination Management Company (DMC) Corporate Event Planning Company Imprint Group
Food Trucks. Whether you're looking for comfort or ethnic food, food trucks can cater to everyone's tastes. Even if you're staying at a hotel, these are great to incorporate for breakfast, lunches or breaks to get attendees outdoors and a bit of fresh air. Consider hosting an evening outside under twinkle lights with a handful of Food Trucks, live entertainment...
Filed under: Meetings, Meetings and Events, Special Events