Choosing a photographer for an event – such as a Bar/Bat Mitzvah or wedding – can feel like a daunting task, but choosing the right photographer can make your event special for a lifetime. Brigitte Bardot once said, “A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.” Eternity is a long time, so you want to make sure that the decision of…
Event Planning Tips
Have you ever planned an event down to the last detail, and shortly before the event, something you didn’t anticipate almost halts your event in its tracks? Well, for weddings, there are some things that even an experienced event planner can’t anticipate, as this story illustrates… Steve Lander, executive director at Temple Beth El in Stamford, CT, thought he had seen it all. He had been the director at the…
We’ve all done it — run head-first into an important decision without taking the time to think through all of the consequences. Booking an event such as a wedding reception or a business meeting requires careful attention to details. Since most of us don’t make decisions like these on a regular basis, it’s important to review certain questions in advance. Here are our Top 10 Questions to Ask a Venue…
It was convenient, had the facilities and space we needed — and the staff was on top of everything.
The extremely accommodating staff works very well with corporate event planners and the ease of parking is a plus.
The staff is wonderful and so easy to work with — the space is well maintained and flexible as it lends itself to being as low-key or elegant as your needs demand.
It’s a magnificent-looking, perfectly-sized space so everyone, no matter where they are in the room can be engaged and feel part of what is going on.
We had plenty of room to set things up exactly the way we wanted.
The size and layout of the space were ideal, the staff was extremely accommodating, the built-in lighting and sound system were excellent.
The size of the space was big enough to make it conducive to attendees socializing, yet still have enough room for adequately displaying what we needed to.
It was a pleasure to work with Steve. The facility was modern and welcoming. The fee for our non-profit event was very reasonable.
Staff is superb, Steve is wonderful to work with. It’s a modernized and welcoming new, updated and fresh space.