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Social media: The new medium for event planning this year
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If there is one trend that has had a significant impact on the event planning industry during 2011 and 2012, then it is the increasing influence of social media. With social conversations and real time interaction providing the ideal tools through which to publicize an event and maximize the number of attendees it attracts, resources such as Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin have emerged as key players in an ever competitive market place. More



Pastel + watercolor wedding decor ideas
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Here's a bit of pastel and watercolor. Harwell Photography teamed up with the talented, Erica Loesing for the latest Atlanta Weddings Color issue in creating the concept behind this creative and fun backdrop. More


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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.
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If versatility is what you are looking for, check out our mobile gas ovens. With a mobile oven, you can take your Barbecue on the road for catering functions, promotional events or off premise vending and generate extra revenue to your foodservice operation with minimal overhead expense. MORE
Mix and Mingle with Ease!
G.E.T.'s party-friendly plates let your guests enjoy their food while allowing them to mingle easily. PP-975 plate is designed with a slot to hold drink and can be used by both right-handed and left-handed guests. Rimmed and curved edges keep food from sliding. Crafted from break-resistant melamine. NSF approved and dishwasher safe. LEARN MORE


Party rental pros use range of survey tools to check client satisfaction
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From online surveys to social media, event rental professionals keep their ears open for client comment. More

DIY sprout cupcakes
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These adorable sprout cupcakes are perfect for a nature-inspired wedding or bridal shower. More

Someone's in the Kitchen Cooks up a 'B' theme retirement party
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To honor Bruce Davis, retiring head of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Someone's in the Kitchen treats A-list guests to the "Big B" party. More

Pinterest pierces the ranks of the social-networking elite
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To orchestrate her wedding next month, Dara Weiner's biggest helper isn't her party planner or her devoted fiance — it's the Pinterest website that now dominates the time she spends online. Weiner browses the site checking out thousands of photos collected by users and "pinned up" on their online scrapbooks. When she likes an image of a table setting, a dress or a bouquet, Weiner will earmark the photo to pin up on her own Pinterest page to keep for inspiration. More


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Website offers wide selection of products, supplying caterers, event planners, and food service professionals with items for every event. 24/7 online orders. Fast, economical shipping.
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EMI Yoshi

Stop by EMI Yoshi exhibit booth # 107 at Marketplace Expo. When it comes to creating the best in premium, disposable servingware, the Yoshi brand of products from EMI Yoshi will inspire you! MORE


Menu alternatives to the usual dessert ingredients, serving platters and cocktails
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Caterers share their modern takes on menu staples. More

Kentucky Derby dessert feature
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The Kentucky Derby is May 5. This styled shoot came to us from Deanna at Mirabelle Creations. Kentuckians will be celebrating the 138th annual Kentucky Derby. That means lots of big hats, beautiful flowers, and Derby parties! Whether it is a huge gathering or intimate party, it seems like everyone is celebrating somewhere. More

Nature-inspired monkey and banana first birthday party
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Alejandra from The Marshmallow Studio is totally bananas over her adorable "little monkey" Keiran — so what better way to celebrate the milestone first birthday than with an adorable monkey inspired celebration, right? More

Catering company puts sustainability on menu
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When chef Tyler Day was looking to become his own boss — after a decade of putting in 16-hour days at some of Vancouver, Canadas's top restaurants and Michelin-starred spots elsewhere — he wanted to do more than pursue his passion for food. He wanted to make a difference. He found his avenue in One Planet Catering. More


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(Open to the public) Bridal Show Boot Camp webinar, May 14 at 1pm ET, $35 (includes recording)
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Join us on Monday, May 14 at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT for "Bridal Show Boot Camp: The Top 10 Secrets for a Successful Bridal Show" with Mark Shaffer of Beautiful Bride Magazine and Expo. Did you know you can make $100 for every bride you see at a bridal show? Attend this webinar to find out more! Mark Shaffer of Beautiful Bride Magazine and Expo will offer expert advice and real case studies to help you plan your bridal show strategy. Special bundle discounts available. For more information, click here.







Get the national recognition you deserve and turn your "best of 2011" moment into this year's NACE Award! Enter by May 1 to win top honors

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NACE awards recognize outstanding work by NACE chapters and individuals throughout the year. Submit your entry to win! For more information, click here.





Caterers and event professionals! Rub elbows with your fellow peers at the NACE Experience! 2012 conference, July 15-18 in New Orleans

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Establish yourself as a successful and sophisticated professional at Experience! 2012. Experience! is a revolutionary conference that attracts professionals from every segment of the market, from caterers, event planners and event professionals, to students and young professionals. For more information, click here.



(NACE Members Only) Last chance to get either the May or June NACE Webinar Series for free! Valued at $35!

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Current NACE members who have never attended a NACE Webinar Series educational webinar can register for either the May or June 2012 webinar for FREE (valued at $35)! As a bonus, webinar participants also receive a recording of the webinar selected. Not a NACE member? Join this month for $395 to qualify for the free webinar. For more information, click here.





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