We realize that your inbox, mailbox, and brain are filled with thoughts, news, and information about COVID-19 and constantly-changing information about the pandemic. Personally and professionally, we sympathize – it can be exhausting! In an effort to lighten up our main source of information – the good old world wide web – we’ll plan to intersperse fun, fancy, and beautiful…

The Event Group team is using this unprecedented time as an opportunity to connect with others who are experts in their fields to ensure that we and our clients come out of this stronger than ever! This week, we welcome Valerie Di Maria of the10company to share insights on presenting in the virtual space. Valerie and her business partner, Clare…

This post is part of a series, “Pivot, Plan & Remain Poised,” where The Event Group team explores how to manage events currently and post-COVID-19. While in-person events may look different as we navigate forward, we’re excited to explore what new and innovative solutions event rental companies have already developed to show how we can have the same stylish,…

This post is part of a series, “Pivot, Plan & Remain Poised,” where The Event Group team explores how to manage events currently and post-COVID-19. While we excitedly await the return of safe and stylish in-person events, many have transitioned to virtual events or will eventually be executed as a hybrid of both in-person and virtual events, including live-streaming,…

The Event Group's team meetings look a little different these days! Change is to be expected moving forward in all areas of life as we transition through and past this unprecedented time caused by COVID-19 – events will surely be no exception. The Event Group team has been using this time to establish new and virtual best practices, while also…

Our top 10 tips will help aspiring event planners be successful in their jobs. Rise and shine! Wake up to your alarm ready to seize the day with a quick 5-minute meditation in your bedroom. Meditation will not only help you focus on the day ahead, but will start your day with positivity and intention. Dress in smart and comfortable…

The Place: Voyager Jet Center at the Allegheny County Airport in West Mifflin. The Party: What better way to spend a picture-perfect Friday night than to celebrate Big Brothers Big Sisters 51st year of service with the annual Fly Away Bash? A beaming Jan Glick, CEO of BBBS, reflected for a moment to take in the crowd of more than 650…

There was some disagreement as to whether or not the lucky winner would actually take off from the Big Brothers Big Sisters Fly Away Bash on Sept. 23 in a private jet destined for New York City. But the ladies present were all in agreement over one thing: no need to bring a suitcase. “If I win I would just go…

Photography by Eli Turner: http://eliturner.com Working together on Capitol Hill, Meredith Gourash and Greg Dolan quickly added a new item to their agendas: spending the rest of their lives together. Before the Washington, D.C., residents started planning their wedding in the area, they reached out to The Event Group. Greg and his family have relied on the Pittsburgh event…