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Conference Temp Staffing: A New Resource To Get the Job Done

For the Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council’s 2018 Summit, MeetGreen had the opportunity to contract temporary staffing with an organization serving people with disabilities through a variety of programs, including job placement. For the many hands needed to keep a conference engine running, conference planners typically look to temporary staffing agencies specializing in event staff. However, [...]

Are You Planning for Potential Emergency Scenarios?

As a meeting organizer, you are asked to coordinate a mountain of logistics with the expectation of producing an event that is pleasing and meaningful to attendees, sponsors, board members and other stakeholders. To deliver such an event requires considerable attention to detail and a high level of coordination and communication between your team members [...]

By |2018-09-26T20:22:03+00:00September 26th, 2018|Blog, Conference Management, Emergency Response|0 Comments

Paul Salinger – MeetGreen Hero

Long before sustainable events were trendy, when event marketing was not yet a buzzword, Paul Salinger was passionate about the impact of events. Not only in his position with Oracle, but his personal commitment and lifestyle reflect a thoughtful consideration of our planet’s resources. He is the real thing. Leading by example, Paul has openly [...]

By |2018-12-21T21:49:03+00:00July 2nd, 2018|Blog, MeetGreen Hero, Sustainability, Technology|0 Comments

Top Chefs Show Off for Events

The Rubber Chicken menu is gone. Today’s generation of catering professionals and hotel executive chefs make menu preparation a true joy and inspiration. In honor of our amazing partners in the kitchen, their dedication to their craft and to giving us the greatest culinary experience possible by eloquently responding to our requests, we’ve created a [...]

By |2018-12-21T21:49:57+00:00March 14th, 2018|Blog, Food & Beverage|0 Comments

MeetGreen Hero – Debi Kinney

MeetGreen partners with many socially-minded organizations as part of our work organizing and greening conferences and because of the training services we provide. We’ve been fortunate to have a long-standing relationship with Clean the World whose work along with others in the industry is helping save lives throughout the world. "Hand washing with soap significantly [...]

By |2018-01-05T21:30:34+00:00December 19th, 2017|Blog, MeetGreen Hero|0 Comments

Design the Right CSR Project for Your Event

Less than a decade ago, corporate social responsibility activities were unheard of during conferences and events. Today, a majority of event organizers are including them in their program. The most popular form of social responsibility for meetings is a community or legacy project. Community projects fall into the "Feel Good, Look Good" category of CSR, [...]

By |2020-01-06T21:53:48+00:00November 8th, 2017|Blog, Corporate Social Responsibility|0 Comments

Where Will You Find Us In Fall of 2017?

The MeetGreen team is very busy this fall, you may be wondering where you can find us. You are in luck, we have created a list of all the fantastic events you will find us managing and greening for our client's conferences. ROSCon September 21-22, Vancouver BC Oracle OpenWorld October 1-5, San Francisco, CA IMEX [...]

By |2018-07-06T16:40:40+00:00September 11th, 2017|Blog, Sustainability|0 Comments

MeetGreen Hero – Amanda Medress

Amanda Medress, Director of Communications, The SASB Foundation – Our Hero and Humble Sustainability Leader We’ve had the pleasure of working with Amanda Medress, Director of Communications at The SASB Foundation, over the past few years. Her quiet commitment to event sustainability is vital to fulfilling SASB’s mission with the key stakeholders they convene, and [...]

By |2018-01-22T22:56:00+00:00July 19th, 2017|Blog, Sustainability|0 Comments

Time for an Emergency Response Plan

The event dates are set, the venue has been selected, and the contracts are in place. Let the planning process begin! As an event organizer, you have an enormous amount of logistics to coordinate and massage into place as the event rapidly approaches. Everything from the event schedule, to registration, speakers and sponsors, food and [...]

By |2017-12-06T05:34:35+00:00June 14th, 2017|Blog, Resources|3 Comments

Sourcing a Mobile Event App Platform

Mission Possible Series A mobile event app used to be an elaborate feature of a conference reserved for the high end, tech savvy event. Now, a mobile app is standard and will warrant an embarrassing comment or two if one is not offered. Mobile event apps provide easy access to event information and can play [...]

By |2017-12-06T04:41:53+00:00June 9th, 2017|Blog, Technology, Tips|0 Comments
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