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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 […]

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Building Community: Choosing Group Activities That Give Back

As an employer, it can be difficult to help your employees work together. One amazing way to combat competition between coworkers and instead build a sense of unity and cooperation is engaging in group activities that reach out to the community. This type of activity will have enormous positive impact not only on your business but […]

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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 […]

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CHICAGO, LOS ANGELES, DENVER: LIVE MUSIC VENUES WE LOVE

Choosing a small list of favorite live music venues in America is a tough task. Here on our blog we will feature some of our favorite live music venues from across the world. The Roxy, Los Angeles, CA The Roxy in LA is known for producing consistent, high-quality concerts in Los Angeles. It attracts up-and-coming pop and rap […]

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New York to Los Angeles: Live Music Venues We Love

There are many factors that go into creating an amazing live music performance. From hours of practice to a well-stocked bar and kitchen, each aspect plays an important role in making it special. One aspect that ties everything together is the venue. Seeing live music at the perfect venue can really create a magical experience. […]

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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 […]

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Meet The Musician – Dick Bright, Dick Bright Orchestra

We recently got the opportunity to connect with musician and Band Leader DICK BRIGHT from the Dick Bright Orchestra. An Innovative Entertainment Exclusive Artist, The Dick Bright Orchestra has built a reputation as being San Francisco’s premier social band. They also travel to perform throughout the U.S. for conventions, corporate events, fundraisers, weddings, and private parties. Based on Dick […]

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3 Unique Napa Valley Winery Venues

A winery can make a lovely, sophisticated setting for a private cocktail party, a wedding, a corporate meeting, or a dinner party. These 3 featured wineries of the Napa Valley are some of our favorite partners, and they have unique settings for large and small groups. We will work with you to find the perfect location to […]

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Celebrate Independence Day in San Francisco

The sun is scorching, baseball season is in full swing, and the beach is calling your name, which means it is summer, which means Independence Day is just around the corner. The Fourth of July is one of those holidays that likes to sneak up on us. One minute, it is Memorial Day, then you […]

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