Category: Meetings

Las Vegas Uncovered: The Best Hotels Off the Las Vegas Strip

Las Vegas in known worldwide for the amazing hotels and casinos located on Las Vegas Blvd, aka “The Strip”. However, there are several off-the-Strip hotels that still exude an on-the-Strip atmosphere, offering a unique view of Las Vegas and a breath away from all of the glitz and glamour. The Artisan is located a block off the Las Vegas Strip but...
Filed under: Destination Management, Las Vegas, Meetings, Meetings and Events, Multi-day Conference, Nevada

DMC Network Insider Secrets: 48 Hours in Denver with Imprint Group DMC

Destination Colorado: Event Planning Paradise in Denver   Welcome to the Mile High City! Denver has become one of the most progressive cities in the United States, surpassing 31 million total visitors for the second year in a row, and generating record leisure tourism numbers for the 12th consecutive year. It's the perfect city to host your next meeting, convention,...
Filed under: Colorado, Destination Management, Meetings, Meetings and Events, Things We Love, Tours & Attractions

What’s New With Imprint?

Imprint Group: Your Preferred Event Planning Partner is Growing! We are thrilled to welcome Valeri Mallo as she joins the Imprint team this month as our new Operations Manager in the Denver Office. Valeri is joining us after serving five years as an Event Producer for Global Gourmet Catering and Events in San Francisco, managing social and corporate accounts. In...
Filed under: Colorado, Creative Branding & Design, Destination Management, Florida, Meetings, Meetings and Events, Nevada

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 Events Worthy of a President

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!

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 largesized 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