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The latest in food and beverage innovation
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From Moet & Chandon's Champagne gift set to La Picaeta paella table, Psssst highlights some of the more inventive and useful items for caterers and event planners. More


Sweet fall treats: Desserts for dinner parties
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Seeking inspiration for the finishing touch to an upcoming event's menu? Peruse these 11 sure-to-please recipes that include decadent chocolate desserts and sweet apple treats. More

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Hybrid special events: So now or not yet?
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Hybrid special events — which extend live events with tools such as broadcasting and social media — are cutting-edge to some pros and commonplace to others. Lisa Hurley interviews experts who discuss the trend in this article. More

Mediterranean food's popularity grows
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What's the hottest new food trend in dining today? According to one report, Mediterranean cuisine is spreading across all segments of the industry, from quick service to fine dining. Consumers' increased interest in eating healthfully, eating more vegetarian foods and trying more ethnic dishes are all contributing to the rise of Mediterranean cuisine, the report said. More

Essential stylish and helpful niceties for wedding guests
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It's easy for a couple to get carried away when figuring out what to include in a welcome baskets, so the editors of Brides have selected some to consider. More


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Bring harmony and beauty to your tabletop with G.E.T.’s Santa Lucia™ serving ware. Santa Lucia’s™ finely hand-painted design will enhance your culinary presentation. Choose from several artfully crafted shapes and sizes to create the perfect display. Crafted from break-resistant, dishwasher safe melamine.


Whitney goes bigger, bolder at 1st gala outside museum
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The Whitney Museum of American Art in New York moved its fall gala from the Upper East Side to the raw Pier 57, a site adjacent to the Hudson River and within walking distance of its future home in the meatpacking district. More

Trade show tip: Square for iPhone
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This ingenious device turns an iPhone, iPad and Android devices into a mobile credit card scanner. Funds are deposited directly into your bank account within 12-24 hours. There is no charge for the swiper and a flat 2.75 percent transaction fee for all credit cards. More

Event planner finds art in an incognito New York building
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Scott Drevnig produces fundraising events for the AIDS Community Research Initiative of America. This summer, his Bridgehampton event brought together fashion players like Calvin Klein, Francisco Costa, Vogue's Tonne Goodman, Cynthia Rowley, W's Stefano Tonchi and Rachel Zoe. A lover of fine art, Drevnig finds inspiration from Artware Editions. More


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Fall colors look beautiful on a plate
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Beautiful oranges, browns and teals are the fall colors seen everywhere — clothes, decor and food. Food Network has chosen a food color for October — teal — an "intense, rich, elegant and transfixing color!" So, in celebration of October’s color, they have posted a wonderfully simple, elegant and delicious recipe, Balsamic Glazed Acorn Squash. More

IMEX America: Top 10 event ideas from the trade show floor
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During the Smart Monday Event Design breakout session, Mary Boone suggested that trade shows are great places to pick up ideas for corporate events and conferences. Anne Thornley-Brown, president of Executive Oasis International presents 10 ideas that event planners could pick up at IMEX America. More


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October webinar: 'Once Upon a Time ... Incorporating Story Selling into Your Sales Process'
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Join us at 2 p.m. EDT on Oct. 19 for "Once Upon a Time ... Incorporating Story Selling into Your Sales Process." Cliff Schamber, NACE second vice president and director of catering sales at the Renaissance Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C., will teach how to tell a compelling story and how storytelling gets your prospects interested in your services. For more information, click here.











NACE Store — Expand your educational library and begin your professional development today!
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Are you looking to gain more skills and knowledge to propel your career? Look no further that the NACE Store; it's filled with useful books! To peruse the items available for purchase, click here.







Business partner — National Association of Mobile Entertainers
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NACE is pleased to spotlight the National Association of Mobile Entertainers — the largest association for working entertainment professionals in the United States. NAME provides entertainers with real benefits that help save money and expand business. For more information about NAME, click here.





 
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