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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.

March 2021 #Eventprof of the Month: Katie Otis

March 2021 #Eventprof of the Month: Katie Otis

Katie Otis is Dynamo Events' March 2021 #Eventprof of the month - in this interview, Katie shares her insights from running a creative agency and how she and her team got into the niche of designing for events.

Top 10 Commonly Missed Details in Planning Your First Conference

Top 10 Commonly Missed Details in Planning Your First Conference

Top 10 Commonly Missed Details in Planning Your First Conference Here are our Top 10 commonly missed details in planning your first conference, whether in-person, virtual, or hybrid. If you’re putting your first conference together, be sure to make these details part of your process, and you’ll be ten steps ahead of other first-time conference […]

February 2021 #Eventprof of the Month: Caryl Lyons

February 2021 #Eventprof of the Month: Caryl Lyons

Caryl Lyons is Dynamo Events' February 2021 #Eventprof of the month - in this interview, Caryl shares how she got started in the events industry, where she sees our sector headed in the next few years, and insight for #eventprofs just getting started.

January 2021 #Eventprof of the Month: Grace Gittinger

January 2021 #Eventprof of the Month: Grace Gittinger

We’re kicking off the new year featuring Grace Gittinger, hailing from Austin, TX, business owner & entrepreneur and- you guessed it- our #Eventprof of the Month. Grace started her own events company right before the pandemic took the world by storm- but that hasn’t stopped her from thriving! Read on to learn more about Grace, her company GG & CO, and life as an Event Marketer & Digital Event Strategist.