live events industry

Meetings Make The World Go Around: Global Meetings Industry Day 2018

Meetings make the world go around, and today we’re celebrating everything about them – Happy Global Meetings Industry Day! This is the second year the advocacy coalition Meetings Mean Business has globally highlighted the influence that business meetings have on local communities. Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID) on April 12th celebrates the impact meetings have […]

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Chris Clouse: A Multi-Talented Artist

Not all DJs can confidently call themselves versatile and talented musicians beyond the turntables but then not all DJs are Chris Clouse. From his childhood as a kid fiddler in competition—winning the Washington State Championship and placing second in the Nationals—to his days working on his songwriting craft and guitar in Nashville, Chris has nurtured […]

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Spring Break Destination Ideas In Four Of Our Favorite Cities: Part 1

Spring Break which started in the 1930s as a vacational period in early Spring for universities and schools is now widely observed in the United States by students as well as adults with no ties to an academic calendar. Observed typically in late March and early April, this week-long reprieve from work and study is synonymous with traveling, partying, and shaking off […]

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The Best in Corporate Entertainment with Figaro!

A group of charming and talented men are taking corporate and private entertainment and the audiences they mesmerize to fresh new heights with song – all in a customizable package to fit many event entertainment needs. The members of Innovative Entertainment Exclusive Artist Figaro are all professional and successful singers individually with opera, concert, and theater careers. […]

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Meet Comedian & Motivational Speaker Greg Schwem

When you hear the phrase “corporate America,” you probably don’t think of “entertaining” or “funny,” but that just means you haven’t yet met Greg Schwem. Greg’s take on the corporate world will have you doubled over with laughter as his sharp wit explores the edges of the familiar world so many of us find ourselves […]

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History and Celebration of the Chinese New Year

February 16th marks the beginning of the most important Chinese holiday: the Chinese New Year. Also, known as the Lunar New Year and the Spring Festival, the Chinese New Year is rich in history and is an important part of Chinese tradition. The celebration of family and hope for a prosperous new year has spread […]

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The Special Event 2018…That’s A Wrap!

Thank you to The Special Event Conference and Tradeshow (TSE) and the TSE attendees for welcoming each of our Innovative Entertainment artists at this year’s conference. We were honored this year to participate in the following conference activities: • Nicole Bernardi and Brad Wilson co-produced the Opening General Session • IE Exclusive Artist ECLIPSE was the opening entertainment for the […]

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A Quick History of Mardi Gras and Fat Tuesday

From magic to romance, today’s Mardi Gras (French for Fat Tuesday) has something for everyone. Historically it was the celebration of the last night of eating rich and fatty foods before the ritual fasting of the Lenten season. Mardi Gras has a rich history, spanning hundreds of years across different continents. The long history of Mardi […]

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New IE Exclusive Artist – Master Card Thrower, Rick Smith Jr.

Innovative Entertainment is proud to announce that Rick Smith Jr. has joined our Exclusive Artist roster. A true “Jack of all trades” performer, Rick Smith Jr. has amazed audiences around the world with trademark card throwing and stage shows with unbelievable feats of mentalism. Rick holds three Guinness World Records for throwing a playing card the […]

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A Legend Who Doesn’t Sit Idle – Billy Idol

Sometimes when we hear or read certain words we instantly associate them with an image in our head. If you hear the word “cake” your mind may associate it with “birthday.” Someone may associate the word “wedding” with “cake” as well. We’re all different so it makes sense we would think of different associations. However, […]

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