The Spark

Inspiration for live and virtual event planners

Latest posts

October 2020 City Snapshot: Palm Springs, CA

October 2020 City Snapshot: Palm Springs, CA

Just a short drive from both Los Angeles and San Diego, sunny Palm Springs is the perfect destination for your next corporate event! With beautiful mountain views, world-class pampering, and outdoor adventures, your guests will never want to leave. Read more!

October 2020 #Eventprof of the Month: Veronica Rivera

October 2020 #Eventprof of the Month: Veronica Rivera

Here’s 10 questions with our October feature, Veronica Rivera. 1. What initially drew you into the events industry? Like many, joining the events industry was accidental. I was studying at San Diego State when I took an Intro to Hospitality class to fill my semester. Within three weeks, I told my mom I was switching […]

How to Set the Right Goal for Your Virtual Event

How to Set the Right Goal for Your Virtual Event

How to Set the Right Goal for Your Virtual Event (and… How to Choose the Right Virtual Event for Your Goal) If you’re wondering how to set the right goals and metrics for your next virtual event, you’ve come to the right place. Welcome to the second post in our new Mastering Virtual Events series: […]

September 2020 #Eventprof of the Month: Troy Balliet

September 2020 #Eventprof of the Month: Troy Balliet

Here’s 10 questions with our September feature, Troy Balliet. 1. What initially drew you into the events industry? I initially got into the events industry through my Wife, Heather, from Amorology. It all started when she asked me to build a bakery for a wedding she was putting together. I had so much fun developing […]

September 2020 City Snapshot: San Diego

September 2020 City Snapshot: San Diego

The era of COVID-19 has not stopped beautiful San Diego from keeping the party going! Find out what this city and our top 5 must-visit venues are doing to protect guests and help event planners thrive.

4 Steps to Hosting a Successful Virtual Event

4 Steps to Hosting a Successful Virtual Event

Thinking about hosting a virtual event, but not sure where to start? While your live events have been put on hold for the foreseeable future, you still have lofty goals that your team and company need to hit right now, this quarter. Taking your events into the digital world seems like a no-brainer, but when […]

August 2020 City Snapshot: Anaheim, CA

August 2020 City Snapshot: Anaheim, CA

Ahh, Anaheim, California. With its perfect year round weather and world-famous attractions, find out what all the buzz is about with our 5 must-visit venues for 5 different corporate gatherings in the area!

July 2020 City Snapshot: Downtown Los Angeles

July 2020 City Snapshot: Downtown Los Angeles

With its unique combination of old and new, Downtown LA is a unique cultural hub you won’t find anywhere else on the West Coast. Check out Dynamo Events’ top venue picks for corporate gatherings in the stunning DTLA area!

July 2020 #Eventprof of the Month: Jennifer Sue

July 2020 #Eventprof of the Month: Jennifer Sue

This month, we're highlighting one of our favorite #Eventprofs on the client-side of things, Jennifer Sue. She's the Senior Field Marketing Manager at Iterable, a client of ours since 2017!

June 2020 Venue Spotlight: Solaz Los Cabos

June 2020 Venue Spotlight: Solaz Los Cabos

As part of the Marriott Bonvoy, would you really expect the Solaz Los Cabos to be anything but spectacular? Not only did Chrissy stay here for her honeymoon last year, but it also happens to be the perfect spot for your next Incentive or Executive Summit. Read more to find out why!