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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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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 […]

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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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What A DMC Is, And Why You Should Work With One

Whether you’re new to the game or an old pro, you know that there’s a lot of hard work and thousands of details that go into planning any event. Even if your event is in an area that you know well or have worked before, having a local industry professional on your side can help […]

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Live Event Trends- 5 Must Haves For A French Inspired Event

Whether you are celebrating French Independence Day on July 14th or just want to experience ‘la joie de vivre,’ a French inspired event is a classic theme allowing hosts a lot of liberty when choosing a location, menu, and performers. Innovative Entertainment wants to make sure that your French style party is as authentic as […]

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Meet Our Team – Gig Xifaras

It’s been said that what makes a great team is not just working together, but respecting, trusting and caring for each other. Each of these three qualities our team has in abundance for Innovative Entertainment’s Director of Operations, Gig Xifaras. When we decided to spotlight Gig this month feedback was unanimous that he works hard, has loads of fun and […]

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Ricardo Scales Playing At Top Of The Mark

Innovative Entertainment is proud to have Ricardo Scales performing at the Top of the Mark every Wednesday evening through the summer! A Bay Area Music Awards-nominated pianist, Ricardo has eleven CDs to his credit and has performed for numerous world dignitaries and four U.S. presidents. Don’t miss catching his smooth jazz performances every Wednesday,6:30 pm-11:30 pm. Click here for more […]

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The Klipptones Playing At Top Of The Mark

Innovative Entertainment is proud to have The Klipptones performing at the Top of the Mark every Thursday evening through the summer! With an impressive repertoire of jazz, swing, blues, rockabilly, Latin, New Orleans jazz and Postmodern Jukebox-style hits, this San Francisco based band makes the most of every moment of their performances. They’ve played for corporate tech companies to […]

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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 […]

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Highlights From The Special Event Conference & Tradeshow 2017

One of the most exciting experiences of 2017 so far has been our team attending The Special Event Conference and Tradeshow (TSE) this past January. It isn’t often that we get the chance to have most of our Innovative Entertainment team attend the same conference (or event), but stars aligned when this year’s conference was held in our backyard, […]

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