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July 2021 EventProf of the Month Taylor McKnight

July 2021 EventProf of the Month Taylor McKnight

Our July #Eventprof of the Month is Taylor McKnight! He’s an overall fun guy, with some pretty serious accolades under his belt. For starters, he’s the founder and CEO at Emamo, a virtual event platform that helps organizers grow their events.

Our 6-Step Process for Selecting the Perfect Virtual Event Platform (Tried, True, and Tested!)

Our 6-Step Process for Selecting the Perfect Virtual Event Platform (Tried, True, and Tested!)

With literally hundreds of options to choose from, navigating which platform to use can be a daunting task. So, to help you out, we’ve put together our 6-step (tried and true) process for selecting the perfect virtual event platform for your next conference.

July 2021 City Snapshot Philadelphia

July 2021 City Snapshot Philadelphia

We can’t celebrate Independence Day without highlighting the city that started it all! Check out this City Snapshot for world-class venues surrounded by astounding art, culture, cuisine, and history your guests will love. Read more!

Five of the Best Venues for Hybrid Events

Five of the Best Venues for Hybrid Events

Are you searching for venues that are perfect for hybrid events? This week we’re highlighting some of the best venues across the country for hybrid events that have turnkey solutions for planners.

June 2021 City Snapshot Puerto Rico

June 2021 City Snapshot Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico is on our map for meetings and conferences! With help from our friends at Discover Puerto Rico, we’re excited to feature the destination as June’s City Snapshot - in this case, Island Snapshot.

May 2021 EventProf of the Month Antwone Stigall

May 2021 EventProf of the Month Antwone Stigall

Our May #Eventprof of the Month is Antwone Stigall, a fellow business owner in the event industry who runs his eponymous firm Antwone Stigall & Co.

May 2021 City Snapshot Las Vegas

May 2021 City Snapshot Las Vegas

We’re back! Our City Snapshot series has been on a bit of hiatus since we featured Monterey and Carmel in November and Palm Springs in October, but with in person meetings and events picking up again, we’re bringing back our monthly series with the ultimate conference destination… Las Vegas, baby! No one beats Las Vegas […]

Sample Survey: How to Gauge Attendee Interest in Returning to In-Person Events

Sample Survey: How to Gauge Attendee Interest in Returning to In-Person Events

Dynamo Events has provided sample survey questions for conference organizers to send to attendees to gauge their interest and comfort level in returning to in-person meetings and events.

April 2021 EventProf of the Month – Ashley Freeman

April 2021 EventProf of the Month – Ashley Freeman

Meet event swag expert Ashley Freeman, Product Consultant at Creative Marketing Concepts and Dynamo's April 2021 #Eventprof of the Month.

Current Programs for Hosting Safe Meetings at 6 Hotel Brands

Current Programs for Hosting Safe Meetings at 6 Hotel Brands

Here are the COVID safety protocols and programs that Marriott, Hilton, Hyatt Intercontinental, Accor, and Melia have in place for safe meetings and events as of April 2021.