24 episodes

The Be Herd Podcast is dedicated to shedding light on work challenges, promoting good people, offering helpful tips, resources and more. Host: Blake Herder, VP of Client Services at ATN Event Staffing.

If you have ideas for future episodes or would like to be a guest, please let Blake know. You can e-mail him at bherder@atneventstaffing.com or DM on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/blakeherder/

The Be Herd Podcast Blake Herder

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 18 Ratings

The Be Herd Podcast is dedicated to shedding light on work challenges, promoting good people, offering helpful tips, resources and more. Host: Blake Herder, VP of Client Services at ATN Event Staffing.

If you have ideas for future episodes or would like to be a guest, please let Blake know. You can e-mail him at bherder@atneventstaffing.com or DM on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/blakeherder/

    Employee Resource Groups with George P. Johnson’s Erica Wiggins and Cody Eastman

    Employee Resource Groups with George P. Johnson’s Erica Wiggins and Cody Eastman

    A must listen episode with two great humans at GPJ! We talk all about Employee Resource Groups, DEI and more. Thanks for tuning in to the BeHerd Podcast.

    • 47 min
    Diversify The Stage with Founder Noelle Scaggs

    Diversify The Stage with Founder Noelle Scaggs

    This episode is a must listen as we dive in on DIVERSITY with Co-Lead Singer and Composer of Fitz and the Tantrums, Noelle Scaggs. She founded Diversify The Stage in 2020 and is taking great strides to change the industry for the better. Tune in and learn how you can get involved yourself. 
    DTS Website: https://www.diversifythestage.org/ 
    More on Nicole's career: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Noelle_Scaggs
    Follow me on LinkedIn for continued Free Agent Friday spotlights which will highlight the Diversify The Stage cohort over the next 5 weeks.  
    https://www.linkedin.com/in/blakeherder/

    • 35 min
    Go Live Together: The Anniversary Episode

    Go Live Together: The Anniversary Episode

    If you love the live events industry and are hoping for a comeback in 2021, here's another episode just for you.  One year into the pandemic, we catch up with Sue Sung and Chris Griffin of the GO LIVE Together coalition for The Anniversary Episode.  Learn about the hard work they're doing on behalf of the entire industry.  Thanks for tuning in!  

    Check out the GO LIVE Together Website: https://www.golivetogether.com/ 

    Here's some additional links mentioned on the show.

    The GLT video from the Orlando event highlighting the health & safety measures: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3juo6nz2Ji8

    And, SISO has posted several case studies of recent events that all have been held safely: https://www.siso.org/case-studies/white-papers

    The Be Herd Podcast is powered by ATN Event Staffing - your nationwide staffing solution!  https://atneventstaffing.com/staffing-services/

    • 41 min
    Something New At 52 with Brad Penman

    Something New At 52 with Brad Penman

    Regardless of your age or career situation, you need to hear the inspiring, honest and educational story about how Brad left a company he started 27 years ago (The Marketing Arm). He shares his journey, what worked for him, what didn’t and some of his strategies in finding his next and final job. Way to go, Brad! We’re all rooting for you and The Title Girl!

    • 36 min
    Experiences For The Win with TaylorMade Golf’s Shaun Rezachek 🏌️‍♂️

    Experiences For The Win with TaylorMade Golf’s Shaun Rezachek 🏌️‍♂️

    Imagine finding the job that’s “TaylorMade” just for you. Well, that’s what Shaun’s situation is as Senior Manager of Experiential at TaylorMade Golf. Tune in as we talk about their world class fitting experiences and what makes the company great from the employee and customer perspectives. I especially loved Shaun’s all time favorite golf memory. I’m not crying, you’re crying. 😂 Thanks for tuning in everyone!

    • 44 min
    GPS (Good People Spotlight) with Seth Freed

    GPS (Good People Spotlight) with Seth Freed

    The GPS episodes will be a shorter episode format dedicated to spotlighting the amazing people in live events, experiential, sponsorships etc. that are looking for their next opportunity (damn you covid). Tune in for our first GPS for a delightful and positive conversation with Philly’s own Seth Freed. He had me hooked once he dropped that his first job was at a rap label. 🎤🔥🤩

    • 26 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
18 Ratings

18 Ratings

Devin Andrew ,

Team Leader

Great listen every week!

Saint Brendan ,

Engaging and Passionate

The title sums it up. And makes it a great listen for anyone interested in experiential marketing and the relationships within. Blake talks to many unique and interesting people. A great listen.

Industry Pro1 ,

The perfect time for a informative podcast

The industry needed a voice and Blake graceful filled that role. This is a must listen each week.