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Corporate Entertainment: Key Production Details

Corporate Entertainment: Key Production Details

Nathan Coe Marsh

Whether you are producing a general session with a keynote speaker, a closing night dinner with a corporate entertainer, or an awards night with an engaging MC; these are the fundamentals of production that every planner should understand. This video article discusses:

Visibility Redundant Audio Support Uplighting for separation (a key, and easily missed detail)

Resources:

Great article on determining the stage… Continue reading

Case Study: Quality Plus Technologies

Case Studay: Quality Plus Technologies

Nathan Coe Marsh

The Challenge:
Quality Plus Technologies was presenting at the US Department of Defense Software Systems and Technology Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah. Theirs was a highly technical presentation on a day filled with highly technical presentations. QPT’s content was valuable and relevant, but how would they guarantee that their presentation stood out against hordes of competitors, and that they stayed top-of-mind… Continue reading

Corporate Entertainment: Choosing the Right Entertainer for Your Audience

Corporate Entertainment: Choosing the Right Entertainer for Your Audience

Nathan Coe Marsh

Planning a corporate event?

No decision has quite the same impact as your choice of a corporate entertainer. They have a dramatic impact on your audience’s experience, set the tone and mood for the event, communicate — whether consciously or not — key points about your brand and message, occupy up to an hour of your event’s running… Continue reading

Case Study: Tampa Bay MPI Awards Entertainment

Case Study: Tampa Bay MPI Awards Entertainment

Nathan Coe Marsh

The Challenge:
When the Tampa Bay Area Meeting Professionals International was planning their year-end gala at the prestigious David A. Straz Center for the Performing Arts, they faced several challenges:

This is the premiere showcase for the events community in the area; their audience had literally seen it all Their venue was one associated with experiences of the finest quality… Continue reading

Corporate Entertainer Feedback

Corporate Entertainer Feedback

Nathan Coe Marsh

Recent feedback from LinkedIn:

“When a client comes to BayArea Destination Management they know and expect to get great results. Because of that it’s of upmost importance that we only provide talent from the ‘top drawer’ so to speak…I’m not referring to most expensive necessarily but with high quality and value; Nathan provides just that.

“I have been a successful DMC for over 25… Continue reading

The Big Apple

The Big Apple

Nathan Coe Marsh

Just back from an incredible time providing headline entertainment for the American College of Physician Executives’ Conference in New York. ACPE came to me looking to super-charge their awards program; and we had an incredible time working together. Here a few glimpses behind the scenes.


Getting set in the beautiful Trianon Ballroom of the historic Hilton New York

The Best is Yet to come!… Continue reading

Behind The Scenes: General Scenery

Had a great visit this afternoon with our friends at General Scenery, an Orlando-based fabrication and set-building house specializing in corporate events and conferences. We were tremendously impressed by the range of what they are able to do, and are excited about future projects. Here’s our technical producer — Darren Rockwell — smiling like a kid while checking out some computer-controlled fabrication equipment.

Now packing for a headline performance… Continue reading