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Live Event Trends: Four Favorite SF 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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The Dick Bright Orchestra and The Three Waiters Rocked the ILEA-NCC Gala!

Thank you to those of you that attended the ILEA Northern California Chapter Gala! We had the honor of being a Gold Level Sponsor and working with the Gala Committee to create an unforgettable night for our industry friends. The night started in Africa with festive cocktails and the silent auction items. Then we moved […]

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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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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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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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