2 05, 2017

Is event planning a dying industry?

Is event planning a dying industry? Not if you show your worth! Everyone thinks they can be an event planner these days… thanks Pinterest.  Type

25 04, 2017

Blow your guests away at your next event with a “Bait-and-Switch”!

Las Vegas, Nevada has nothing on Greensboro, North Carolina.  Well... at least if Clarke Allen Events Designers Alex Quill and Shannon Hogben have anything to

28 02, 2017

Why Hire a Destination Management Company?

Have you ever tried to pull together a massive professional event and wished you could clone yourself to tie up loose ends that never seem

5 02, 2017

5 tips for throwing a unique NASCAR-themed party

So, your client wants to have a NASCAR-themed event.  Don’t panic just yet – we’ve been there, done that.  Metro Aviation hosted a customer

22 11, 2016

Say ‘yes’ to the Paper Goods!

Planning a wedding is stressful, but always exciting!  Yes, it takes a lot of time and effort, but the end result is always worth it. 

29 09, 2016

Hosting An Event? Keep These 6 Things In Mind!

Hosting a party is hard work. Heck, most people avoid having parties simply because they don't want to be required to play host. From the

12 08, 2016

Love at First Check-In

The check-in experience of an event is an important one.  It really sets the tone for your event, and if your guests are already annoyed

29 07, 2016

How To Prepared For An Unlikely Disaster At Your Event

It’s in our event planner nature to sweat the small stuff.  From late vendors, to being delivered the wrong sized linens, we hope like hell

12 07, 2016

Create a Conference Your Attendees Will Be Excited to Attend

The last thing you want is guests dreading have to attend your conference.  Chances are, they’ve been to tons, and unless yours stands out –

11 07, 2016

Trending Now: Pop-Up Events

Ever driven by a shopping mall strip and thought, “Wasn’t that space empty just a few days ago?”  A prime example are the Halloween themed