About: ConferenceCharlie

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Bio: Conference Charlie has worked as a conference director for over 10 years and has planned events for 250 - 8500 people with a micro staff. If you have any questions for Conference Charlie in regards to an event you're hosting or attending, please feel free to post a comment to this blog.

Posts by ConferenceCharlie:

Engage Your First Time Attendees to Maximize Benefit

Posted on: 15 Nov 2013

Your repeat attendees are wonderful -- they love you and you love them.  But, that familiarity can create a bubble that seems impenetrable to outsiders. Don’t let this happen to your event. Embrace your newcomers -- make them feel special and welcomed. Track Attendance Records Make sure you keep good track of attendance. Use this [...]

How to Win Big at Meeting Promotion

Posted on: 11 Oct 2013

You have to get the word out about your event, and chances are you should have started your marketing campaign a few weeks ago. Don't fret! This article will give you the inspiration to get your marketing right on track. Identify Themes Right Away Use your last event for guidance. What themes came up that [...]

Conference Site Selection Tips

Posted on: 20 Sep 2013

Where do you want to take your next event? This blog will give you some important things to keep in mind when you are selecting your city and venue. It will include some tips to help you ask the right questions and make the best decision for you and your organization. These tips will also help you compare several attractive proposals that may have vastly different terms