corporate events

CALIFORNIA MISSIONS: AN UNEXPECTED VENUE

Most people aren’t aware that they can book private events at some of the most beautiful and historical locations in California. California Missions, including the ones in San Juan Capistrano, Santa Barbara, San Buenaventura, and Santa Ines, are popular travel destinations because of their charm, rich history, and religious significance. Locals, stateside dwellers, and international […]

Read more

Meet Our Team – Eddie Kertel

With over 30 years of theatrical experience, including 20 years in the events industry with Associated Entertainment Consultants and Innovative Entertainment, IE’s Director of Sales EDDIE KERTEL brings a ‘director’s eye’ to every event no matter how large or small. Over the span of his career Eddie has booked and /or produced over 150 headliners for both Fortune […]

Read more

5 Hot Holiday Party Themes for 2017

The one question on your employees minds this time of year is: What will the company be doing for this year’s holiday party? That’s right! It’s already time to plan entertainment for your corporate holiday party. Your holiday event offers loyal, hard-working employees an extra reason to be excited about working for you! And our staff at […]

Read more

Four Favorite San Francisco Comedy Venues

Some of the most courageous and iconic comedians began their legendary careers right here in San Francisco. Comics like the brash Lenny Bruce, the animated Robin Williams, and the irreverent Margaret Cho cut their teeth in clubs here, and The City‘s still a foggy home to hilarious comics who are thirsty to make you chuckle…especially on National Tell A Joke […]

Read more

Spotlight: Steve Silver’s Beach Blanket Babylon

Steve Silver’s Beach Blanket Babylon has been a staple in the San Francisco arts scene for more than 43 years. It is the longest running musical revue in history. Located in the North Beach district at Club Fugazi, Beach Blanket Babylon has run over 16,000 performances seen by over 6 million people around the world! Performances happen […]

Read more

Our Top 4 favorite Piano Bars in America

Piano bars rose to relevance in the late 1800’s alongside Ragtime music, a style which featured pianos heavily and encouraged a playful and spontaneous style. This style created a space for musicians to “duel” using their creativity with the instrument. Club owners were able to use this creativity to give their bars a fun feeling and […]

Read more

Tips for Managing the Work/Life Balance in Business

We’re all trying to do our best for our families and our businesses. When it comes down to it, we just want to be successful. Should it really be so hard? Maintaining a solid work/life balance is a challenge, even without the extra stressors of being in the event industry. In an industry where time […]

Read more

Red Hot Corporate Entertainment: The Red Hot Band

Great bands are an integral part of event entertainment and Innovative Entertainment’s exclusive artist, The Red Hot Band is one that delivers time and again! As one of the hottest bands in the nation, this Los Angeles based group has played a big part of many special corporate events and celebrity studded engagements across the United States. They bring […]

Read more