15 episodes

Welcome to The Events Experience brought to you by the event planner’s at Bishop-McCann, an agency devoted to creating JOY through meetings, incentives, and events. On this podcast, we take a deep dive into everything event planning, and our experts will discuss the latest tips and trends for virtual, live, and hybrid events to keep you up to date on the events industry.

The Events Experience Bishop-McCann

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Welcome to The Events Experience brought to you by the event planner’s at Bishop-McCann, an agency devoted to creating JOY through meetings, incentives, and events. On this podcast, we take a deep dive into everything event planning, and our experts will discuss the latest tips and trends for virtual, live, and hybrid events to keep you up to date on the events industry.

    Giving Back Through Project JOY

    Giving Back Through Project JOY

    With the season of giving right around the corner, we’re discussing our community relations program, Project JOY. Our guests are our Founder and Owner, Dan Nilsen, who created our program, and our Business Manager, Megan Barton, who has relaunched the program. Topics include:
    Why Dan started our community relations programWhy we rebranded the program as Project JOYHow Project JOY worksFavorite memories from giving backSubscribe to The Events Experience, and create JOY wherever you go! 

    • 9 min
    Events Industry Outlook and Innovations with Michael Dominguez

    Events Industry Outlook and Innovations with Michael Dominguez

    During this interview, Rob Adams speaks with Michael Dominguez, President & CEO at ALHI and event industry expert. Discussing the industry's outlook, innovations, and much more, the pair have an in-depth conversation covering various topics affecting our industry today. Topics include: 
    Current economic conditions and their effect on the event industryIncrease in mergers and acquisitionsInnovation in meetings and eventsOutlook on virtual and hybrid eventsSubscribe to The Events Experience, and create JOY wherever you go! 

    • 36 min
    Why You Should Plan an Incentive Program

    Why You Should Plan an Incentive Program

    Talking with Justin Myers, Head of Commercial and Hospitality Client Group, we discuss everything incentive travel. From the trends being seen for incentive trips to the value of planning these kinds of events, we cover all the reasons why you should be planning an incentive program. Topics include: 
    Benefits of incentive programs during the Great ResignationCurrent trends and important elements of a successful incentive tripTop destinations for incentive tripsHow incentive programs offer real ROISubscribe to The Events Experience, and create JOY wherever you go!

    • 14 min
    Dan Nilsen on Pride Month: Celebrating Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

    Dan Nilsen on Pride Month: Celebrating Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

    For this Pride Month episode of The Events Experience, we spoke with our Founder and Owner, Dan Nilsen, about the importance of Pride Month for our agency and how we ensure everyone feels welcomed and included. Topics include:
    Why inclusion is one of our core valuesHow Dan founded the Mid-America LGBT Chamber of CommerceDan’s personal story regarding prideHow other organizations can support the LGBTQ+ communitySubscribe to The Events Experience, and create JOY wherever you go!

    • 16 min
    Planning Successful Franchise Meetings and Events

    Planning Successful Franchise Meetings and Events

    Joining this episode is our sales director, Rameka Jennings, who has over ten years of experience working in franchise meetings and events. We discuss our franchise and retail vertical, along with how our agency goes about planning programs for this type of event. Topics include: 
    Types of franchise events we planWhat makes franchise meetings uniqueHow to incorporate engaging elements in these eventsMost important elements to consider for franchise conferencesSubscribe to The Events Experience, and create JOY wherever you go! 

    • 7 min
    President and Owner's Sabbatical Experience

    President and Owner's Sabbatical Experience

    At Bishop-McCann, we have the amazing benefit of a month-long sabbatical every five years for our associates. In this episode of The Events Experience, listen in to hear our President and Owner, Rob Adams’, experience during his sabbatical. Topics include: 
    Explanation of our sabbatical programThe importance of our sabbatical program for event professionals Adams’ goals for his sabbatical and the journey to achieve those goalsKey lessons learned during his sabbaticalSubscribe to The Events Experience, and create JOY wherever you go!

    • 25 min

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