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In the Presence of Greatness!

In the Presence of Greatness!

Written by: Janna Doan, CTA I have only been on-board as a full-time employee with The Event Lounge for a short time but I am already thrilled with my position and especially impressed by the achievements of my colleagues. Just this past month both Alison Kieckhafer, CMP and Amanda Wells won Members Choice Awards from […]

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The Event Lounge Adds a Unique Twist to a Traditional Event

The Event Lounge Adds a Unique Twist to a Traditional Event

We love designing custom events with a twist and got a chance to do just that, with great results, for a longtime association client at their recent annual meeting in Orlando. The client approached us during the planning process indicating that they were tired of doing their VIP dinner in a traditional ballroom or outdoor event […]

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The Event Lounge Can Transform Any Space

The Event Lounge Can Transform Any Space

TEL had the pleasure of designing an elegant and exquisite VIP dinner for one our clients in Orlando! The dinner was held in the resorts very-own fast-paced Executive Kitchen.  Please see below for before and after pictures.

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All Kids Count Video

All Kids Count Video

TEL is a proud supporter of Love for Kids! The recent All Kids Count day is an event for chronically ill and medically fragile children and their families. It’s a day of pure fun!! Click on the link below to watch the video and see the joy and happiness in these children. http://animoto.com/play/be2C7dvtLioviFkXZJW9Pw

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Amanda Wells, Account Executive Featured in The Current Magazine

Amanda Wells, Account Executive Featured in The Current Magazine

TEL’s very own Account Executive, Amanda Wells, was featured in the most recent MPI D/FW Current Magazine. Read more about our Sensational Experience Consultant.

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The Importance of Partnerships in Event Planning

The Importance of Partnerships in Event Planning

Article featured in MPI D/FW Current Magazine Written by Alison Kieckhafer As meeting planning professionals, you know better than anyone the changes that have taken place in the business.  What was once a career of chance has now become a career of choice, with over 40 colleges, universities, and vocational schools in the US offering […]

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All Kids Count Event

All Kids Count Event

It was a beautiful day at Circle R Ranch on April 2, 2011 and there were 873 family members and 253 volunteers attended this charity event.  There was plenty of fun and games as the kids enjoyed: Horseback Riding Arts and Crafts Hay Rides Carnival Games Lunch & Snacks Dancing & Entertainment TEL, our friends […]

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Chair Covers Add a Special Touch to this Event

Chair Covers Add a Special Touch to this Event

TEL worked hard at the Westin DFW Airport installing chair covers for an event with 300 attendees. TEL executed this event with a limited set-up time without having to charge the client for additional labor. The client was very impressed with our staff and commented repeatedly about how cost effective our services were.

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TEL Team invites you to volunteer at Love For Kids Event

TEL Team invites you to volunteer at Love For Kids Event

The team will be at Circle R Ranch on Saturday April 2, 2011 volunteering for the Love For Kids “All Kids Count” Event. They invite you to volunteer and be a part of this special day where children and their families that may have developement disabilities, are medically fragile or have behavioral/emotional disabilities. It’s a […]

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Announcing the Winner of the Social Media Contest!!!

Announcing the Winner of the Social Media Contest!!!

The Event Lounge received 84 Likes on Facebook! Thank you to everyone who participated in our social media contest. The lucky winner for the Spa Day prize is Pam Fry. Congratulations! In addition to all our likes The Event Lounge is going to round up and donate $100 to Childhelp! Childhelp is an organization that […]

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The Event Lounge books name entertainment!

The Event Lounge books name entertainment!

From local entertainment like DJs, trios and dance bands to name entertainment like Jay Leno, Kenny Loggins and The Temptations, TEL has the connections and know-how to secure talent at rock-bottom prices. Using our years of industry experience, we will work directly with talent agents to negotiate the best prices possible and then oversee the […]

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What’s new in Lighting?

What’s new in Lighting?

On Thursday night of last week, TEL’s Dream Team had a great time attending the Open House at BuyLEDs.com! http://www.buyleds.com/catalog/index.php BuyLEDs is a full-service LED and fiberoptic lighting company. Their Open House was a showcase of their amazing lighting design capabilities. From lighted-artwork to color-changing walls, the space was decorated beautifully. There was even a […]

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Let the Creative Juices Flow!

Let the Creative Juices Flow!

Collaboratively, the Dream Team at The Event Lounge squeezed their creative juices to design decor for an Awards Gala for 100 medical equipment sales representatives. The Awards Gala was held at the Omni Mandalay Hotel at Las Colinas in Irving, Texas. The team used gold hues and rich reds to accent the luxury of the […]

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The Event Lounge Managed an Awards Gala at Epcot Center

The Event Lounge Managed an Awards Gala at Epcot Center

In January 2011, The Event Lounge had the pleasure of managing all of the logistical details for a large multi-level marketing convention with over 1,800 attendees. Our responsibilities included hotel contract negotiation, hotel rooming list management, food and beverage coordination, general session production and video creation. In addition, we also orchestrated the details of their […]

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