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Event Journal President Karen Perry-Weinstat to Receive Smart CEO’s 2016 Brava Award

Aug
9

by Karen Perry-Weinstat

SmartCEO announced that Karen Perry-Weinstat, Event Journal President, will be receiving their 2016 Brava Award. The Brava Awards celebrates the distinguished achievements of 40 of Long Island’s top women business leaders. This year’s class collectively generates more than $10.38 billion in annual revenue and employs 8,149 individuals. “Brava winners possess the hallmark qualities of successful […]

Millennials: When it comes to event planning, are they really SO different?

Aug
2

by Karen Perry-Weinstat

This week, we are highlighting an article from EventMB that “cuts to the the chase” regarding millennials. Spoiler Alert: They are not so different from any other type of event attendee! Instead of looking at what separates the generations, let’s look at what unites us and plan events that are meaningful … to everyone. While […]

How to Effectively Utilize Event Volunteers

Jul
28

by Karen Perry-Weinstat

Stressing about an upcoming event? Enlisting help from volunteers can take some weight off your shoulders. They already have a passion for your mission, and they are willing to work for you – for free! But what types of duties are the “right” ones to offload? We share some suggestions from Winspire’s Ian Lauth: 1.    […]