25 episodes

An industry-related podcast, where Event Pros share their stories about the past, present, and future. Grab your Backstage Pass, and come take a peek into the most interesting world you’ve never heard of. Join your host, 30-year Events Industry Veteran, Terri Walters as she talks with a diverse crew who live, eat and breathe Live Events.

Event Yak Terri Walters

    • Business
    • 4.7 • 6 Ratings

An industry-related podcast, where Event Pros share their stories about the past, present, and future. Grab your Backstage Pass, and come take a peek into the most interesting world you’ve never heard of. Join your host, 30-year Events Industry Veteran, Terri Walters as she talks with a diverse crew who live, eat and breathe Live Events.

    EY 25 YAK OUT (For Now) with Terri Walters

    EY 25 YAK OUT (For Now) with Terri Walters

    Putting the Yak on PAUSE for a bit, but wanted to take the time to say thanks, and to reflect on the 8-month Podcast and Pandemic Ride.

    • 19 min
    EY 24 KEEPING VIRTUAL REAL with Tiffany Green

    EY 24 KEEPING VIRTUAL REAL with Tiffany Green

    In this episode, we speak with Experiential Marketer and Events Producer, Tiffany Green and ask her what makes for a memorable experience, and how brands can leverage events to push their messages forward. Other topics include the art of Collaboration; what elements help to make virtual events more engaging; and what virtual events might look like once IRL events come back.

    • 45 min
    EY 23 CONTENT IS STILL KING with Kyle Morris

    EY 23 CONTENT IS STILL KING with Kyle Morris

    Sometimes, the path that you choose puts you right where you’re meant to be. That seems to be the case with Kyle Morris. His past experience has positioned him uniquely to ford the current stream of virtual events. In this episode, we discuss having the guts to take the virtual leap very early in the COVID crisis, how content is STILL King, some common misconceptions about virtual events, key differentiators for success while using virtual platforms, and how pros w/in the industry must continue to evolve.

    • 51 min
    EY 22 RESILIENCE IN ACTION with Mike Aug

    EY 22 RESILIENCE IN ACTION with Mike Aug

    Mike Aug is an amazing example of resiliency. As a Project Manager and a Production Manager, you have to be. In this episode, we talk about COVID-19 Compliance, and what film and event locations might look like in the coming months. We also discuss courses you can take to get certification as a COVID-19 Compliance Officer, and talk about who pays for your quarantine time, as well as the value and fun of re-inventing yourself in a niche business.

    • 48 min
    EY 21 ON PROPERTY with Sarah Thompson, CMP

    EY 21 ON PROPERTY with Sarah Thompson, CMP

    Hyatt Alum, Sarah Thompson takes time to talk with us in this episode about what guests should expect upon check-in, new positions evolving within the Hotel industry, creative new approaches to filling venues, the value CMP designation, and how working at Hyatt is a lot like having an extended family.

    • 41 min
    EY 20 PICTURE THIS with Adriana Boring

    EY 20 PICTURE THIS with Adriana Boring

    What’s the one thing every successful presentation should have? Find out in this week’s episode where I speak with Graphic Designer and Technical Guru Adriana Boring. We discuss the finer points of budgeting, the importance of the message and content, what skills and traits make for the “ideal graphic designer,” and hear the one piece of advice this seasoned graphics tech has for all presenters.

    • 41 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
6 Ratings

6 Ratings

MikCS ,

Totally relevant

What an incredibly insightful podcast. Terri does an incredible job of bringing relevant event professional information to the foreground. Her questions are well thought out and the guests really keep you engaged.

teedeeohhdee ,

Awesome!!

Really interesting podcast about the event industry! Even fun to listen to for people who aren’t working in the industry!

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