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Thursday, January 22, 2015
Beverage Trends: A Thirst for Big Flavor

In Part Two of three blogs that were part of my trends presentation for The Special Event 2015, I explore beverage trends. The quest for a punch of big flavor continues with trends in both the liquor and non-alcoholic markets … Read more

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Thursday, January 15, 2015
Trends in Food: Big Flavor + Big Service

Note: The following, “Trends in Food,” is Part One of three blogs that were elements of my trends presentation for The Special Event 2015. Bon Appetit! With the Millennial generation as the main influencers in 2015, several things are happening … Read more

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Thursday, January 8, 2015
10 Tips to Fix Anything … Almost

Now that the holiday events are over, here are some terrific tips from Bruce Lubin, author of the book series “Who Knew?” They will help you put your house in order after all that home entertaining. These 10 tips to … Read more

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Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Happy Holidays!

From all of us at WB Special Events, we wish you a Happy Holiday season and a bright New Year!

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Thursday, December 18, 2014
On the Lot with Amber Allen

My lunch date today is with Amber Allen. Amber knows her way around the studio lot as she was previously with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and a client of mine. She left to join Riot Games to manage events for … Read more

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Thursday, December 4, 2014
10 Holiday Trends That Add Retro Sparkle

Last year, the holiday design was all Edison lights and whiskey cocktails. This year, the holidays are ushering in a gust of sparkle that, while still vintage, is more George Bailey than Mr. Potter. Here are 10 new ideas that … Read more

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Thursday, November 27, 2014
A Time for Gratitude

  “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.” — John Fitzgerald Kennedy True to that quote, I try to live a life of gratitude. … Read more

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Thursday, November 20, 2014
On the Lot with Dan Berger

I met Dan Berger several years ago when he was just beginning Social Tables. In three years, the company has grown by leaps and bounds. It now offers a host of event and meeting planning software solutions and has been … Read more

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Thursday, November 13, 2014
A University Fundraiser Makes a Stop at Warner Bros.

“We will …” I love the positive message behind the year-long capital campaign by Northwestern University. The Evanston, Illinois-based school began the campaign in May 2014 and it has been traveling through the United States visiting the many cities in … Read more

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