TOOLS OF THE TRADE

There’s never a dull moment for an event planner. At Business Events Toronto, our own event planners extraordinaire, Moriah Bacus and Alison Owers-Graham, understand that you have to be ready for anything. Here are a few things they never leave the house without!

CHARGER-01PORTABLE CHARGER When you’re at an event, your phone is your life line. “It’s great to take advantage of charging stations at a show, but sometimes you can’t leave your phone behind to juice up,” says Owers-Graham. A portable phone charger means you can get a charge while staying in charge. Continue reading “TOOLS OF THE TRADE”

TEAM UP WITH TORONTO

Make your meetings and events fun, energetic and creative. There’s no shortage of unique team building activities around the city. Here are five of our favourites!

EDGEWALK

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TAKE A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE: The EdgeWalk dares you to step outside the tallest structure in the Western Hemisphere.

Nothing brings people together faster than a little fear. Experience the thrill of a lifetime at 1,168 feet above the ground at EdgeWalk. We dare you to walk around the outside perimeter of the Western Hemisphere’s tallest attraction and Toronto icon, The CN Tower.

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HOW TO USE SOCIAL MEDIA TO BUILD EVENT ATTENDANCE

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Social media has changed the way we gather and process information. Potential event attendees are now turning to Google and social sites to see what others are saying about an event. The good news for planners is that social media can complement existing marketing tactics and expose your event to thousands of potential registrants online.

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