When you watch the inauguration of Obama taking place today, try to pay particular attention to the elements that make this such a spectacular event in every way. They really know how to put on a show and there are plenty of tips for event planners who are looking for them. For example, examine media exposure and timing, celebrity appearances and performances, pre-events, after parties, speeches, charity involvement, and so much more. They create buzz about the event well before it is even scheduled to take place. Now granted, the presidential inauguration will garner media attention to a certain degree regardless but take a look at what elements are incorporated into the event to make sure it is not only a success but also an event to remember. Let me know your thoughts on the inauguration festivities and what you thought made it great.
Joshua Gair – Impact Entertainment