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CORT reveals latest trends in furniture for party rentals to VIP event planners
BizBash
CORT Event Furnishings, a Berkshire Hathaway Company, demonstrated the latest trends in furniture and party rentals at a live showcase and dramatic "reveal" at a V.I.P. reception for event professionals in the New York area recently.
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Tribute: Howard Eckhart, CSEP, TMF
NACE
It is with great sadness that we announce the loss of one of our long time members, Howard Eckhart, CSEP, TMF. Howard was a member of the Dallas chapter since 1990 and maintained his membership for the past 22 years. His career started in a flower shop in a small town in Texas.
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Ramp, scallion, and spring onion recipes
Martha Stewart
Ramps are a wild onion also known as a wild leek. Scallions are young onions that are harvested when their tops are still green and are also called green onions.
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JB Prince Company

Biodegradable/Sustainable Serveware. Stylish and elegant. Can be used for off-premise catering, receptions, pool-side parties, airplane or boat service, picnic baskets and more. Attractive but not expensive.
 


Taste Catering creates 'Game of Thrones' chocolate house sigils
Inside Scoop SF
The food at this event was done by San Francisco's own Taste Catering and the menu was Game of Thrones-themed. In honor of the bleak, conflict-filled show, the specialty cocktail was appropriately a Dark 'n Stormy. Other dishes included things like Weasel's Blackberry Oatcakes and Baby Dragon Egg on Black Forbidden Rice. But the showstopper was the chocolate platter, with each individual chocolate bearing one of the house sigils from the show.
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Classic wedding color palettes
The Knot (free registration required)
Check out the hottest classic wedding color combos that The Knot is obsessed with right now.
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Vying for a shot of the wedding
The New York Times
As photo sharing and other forms of social media have gradually become part of the event, they have also become an opportunity for technology companies, and their investors, to capture a piece of a huge market. Aside from WedPics, other specialized photo-sharing applications include Wedding Party and Wedding Snap. One observer thinks that photo sharing has begun to change the dynamics of the celebration itself.
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'Mad Men' party primer: 10 ways to bring 1960s style to your event
BizBash
Don Draper, Joan Harris, and the other perfectly coiffed characters of Mad Men are set to return to the small screen with the season six premiere of AMC's popular series. Apart from its enduring success with television audiences, the highly stylized show has been a source of continual inspiration for event planners, who have been bringing '60s entertaining staples such as deviled eggs and cigarette girls to events for the past several years.
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Summer drink recipes
Brides
Nine summer-themed cocktail recipes your wedding guests will have never tried, but will absolutely love.
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Good things to eat
Martha Stewart Weddings
To get your meal off to a great start, perk up pats of butter with zesty herbs and spices.
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Spring dessert feature
Amy Atlas
These spring treats from Francisca of Portugal would be perfect for a spring fete. Sweet treats on the dessert table included a ruffled buttercream cake, decorated macarons, bird and birdcage cookies, floral cupcakes and petits fours.
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Birchbark decor ideas
Catersource
What do you do when you see an old birch tree sprawled out on your parking lot? Grab your chainsaw and start thinking differently. Hurricane Sandy was a powerful tropical cyclone that wrecked large areas of the Northeast and certainly made its presence in our commissary's parking lot.
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True love, true luxury: Nisha & Francesco
WedLuxe
The bride describes this event as "'Beauty and the Beast' meets Alexander McQueen." It was beautifully captured by 5ive15ifteen photo company, and Paper & Poste provided the dramatic stationery. The bride wore Monique Lhuillier from White Toronto, and her bridesmaids wore the same designer by way of Pearl Bridal House. A lavish cake and sweet table was created by Cake Opera Co., and Sole Power Productions kept guests on the dance floor.
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Are you losing your couples to your competition?
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Nicole Dixon

Join us for Book More Weddings: The Secrets to Perfecting Your Prospecting on April 10 at 2 p.m. ET. In today's convenience environment, prospective customers are looking for an immediate response. Join Chris Evans, founder of the Bridal Business Boot Camp for simple, specific techniques and two new technologies that allow you to stop losing prospective couples and capture more sales. For more information, click here.

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Are you letting time control you?

NACE
Join us for the Just for Members Webinar Series – Folding Time: Achieving Twice as Much in Half the Time on April 24 at 2 p.m. ET. Are you overwhelmed by email, voicemail and meetings? As leaders, we are constantly on the go, managing our teams, attending meetings, and wishing we could just get on with it so we could spend more time with those we truly care about! For more information, click here.
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Join the spring CPCE online study group!
NACE
NACE is excited to offer our online CPCE study group program. This interactive platform allows professionals dedicated to becoming CPCEs to connect with trainers and fellow participants for guided CPCE virtual training. This is the most in-depth and convenient option NACE has ever offered for exam preparation. What are you waiting for? Group kicks off on April 17, sign up today!
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Use NEW13 by April 15 to save $100!
NACE
NACE member benefits immediately pay for themselves! From networking opportunities to becoming a global leader, your membership gives you access to buying power programs and valuable discounts. Membership also includes complimentary subscriptions to weekly industry news and trade publications, as well as members-only webinars and forums. Use discount code NEW13 by April 15, 2013. For more information, click here.
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