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Wednesday, November 25, 2015
EMA Part 2: Impactful Ways to Say “Thank You”

Those who give the most tend to be equally adept at demonstrating their gratitude. Successful non-profits like the Environmental Media Association (EMA) are especially gifted at saying “thank you” to their loyal supporters. For the past 25 years, EMA founder … Read more

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Thursday, November 12, 2015
Celebrating 25 Years of EMA, Part One

Warner Bros. Studios is proud to have been the venue of choice for Environmental Media Association and its annual awards show for the past five years. In its sixth year here, it was also EMA’s 25th anniversary. After 25 years … Read more

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Thursday, October 29, 2015
Keep It Classy, Halloween!

Halloween is a favorite time of year for a lot of decorators and party planners. But ghost, ghouls, blood, and guts don’t have to be invited guests at your haunted affair. Here are some hauntingly beautiful décor and food ideas … Read more

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Monday, October 12, 2015
Six High-Tech Event Entertainment Ideas

Being at the heart of the entertainment industry has its perks. For one thing, our team is always up to speed on all the latest movies and TV shows. While this keeps us in touch with what’s happening in popular … Read more

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Thursday, September 24, 2015
Good Food — Really!

We all love good food, but sometimes food that is “good” is not good for us, or for the environment. This can be especially true for events at which guests have come to expect the best of everything, from unique … Read more


Thursday, September 10, 2015
Reinventing the Wheel — Or in This Case, The Street

One might surmise that because the street is named Brownstone, every event held here is dressed in a New York theme – but you’d be surprised to find that’s not the case. Brownstone Street is the master of disguises thanks … Read more

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Thursday, August 27, 2015
Turning 25

Twenty-five might be young in human years but in association years, it is every bit the feat it sounds! I’m thrilled to be celebrating that, as well as the fact that that for the sixth consecutive year, these prestigious industry … Read more


Thursday, August 13, 2015
On the Lot with Chad Hudson

Chad Hudson is one of those movers and shakers who never makes you feel as though you’ve experienced an earthquake being in his presence. Low-key and charming, he’s had quite the career. Of course, I met him back when he … Read more

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Thursday, August 6, 2015
Mary’s Married!

As the saying goes, Eat, Drink and be Mary! Mary Harris’ wedding (no relation) was indeed both Mary and merry in so many ways, as you will soon see for yourself. Photo: Their Save the Date definitely told guests to … Read more

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Friday, July 31, 2015
On the Lot with Liese Gardner

I’ve known Liese Gardner since she was editor of Special Events magazine. For those 13 years, she was the voice the industry, and the magazine was the one place where we all could get an insider’s look at some of … Read more

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