….because I have 20+ years in the event industry focusing on marketing, sales, & networking hustle.
My singular passion: making an impact. I work every day to continue to be the leading thought leader on marketing for live events. I have served as the International Marketing and Communications Chair for the International Live Events Association, the PR & Marketing Chair for the SEARCH Foundation, and am on a half dozen other event industry boards because I’m in demand as the go-to voice for marketing strategies for events and event companies.
There’s a lot more to this story if you want to read on…
The Hive – Collectively building a stronger Meeting and Event Industry
Who makes up the colony?
YOU the members and guests of MPI Washington State Chapter, ESPA, ILEA, NACE, and WSAE.
A full day conference of industry innovations that will enhance your event career, inspire your personal growth and OPEN your mind to the infinite possibilities to create a buzz in our industry.
Location: Microsoft Visitors Center
Address: 15010 NE 36th Street, Bldg 92, Redmond, WA 98052
Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017
Award winning ILEA speaker and Marketing strategist Nick Borelli gives away his process of how to make every participant in your event a marketer by using a combination of the most effective forms of modern marketing!
Travis McKenzie has led some of the most renowned events in the industry in his former role as the Global Events Manager at lululemon athletica. Travis is also a world class endurance athlete and has been a pillar for resilience after overcoming major injuries and setbacks during his athletic career. His focus and determination to ‘never ever give up’ is showcased in all facets of his life. His goal is to motivate, challenge and inspire at every opportunity.
Sample of the Morning and Afternoon Breakout Sessions
Introduction to Virtual Reality for Business, Sponsored by Microsoft Eventions
Building the Sales Pipeline, Sponsored by ESPA
Creating 360 Degree Experiences, Sponsored by ILEA
10 Things your Venue/Planner Will Never Tell You, Sponsored by WSAE
Bees are a social group. To successfully manage their colony, they rely on communication, complex construction of their nest, environmental control and division of labor. Sounds like the life of a Meeting and Event Professional! A beehive is what we humans build to house the bees so they are able to develop their fruitful honeycombs. The Hive is what we built to help you develop your fruitful career.