Meetings and Events

Developing an Entrepreneurial Mindset ft. Deanna Nwosu

On this week’s episode of Meeting Minds we chat with Deanna Nwosu, professional Event Strategist and Event Emcee. We discuss how to grow and maintain an entrepreneurial mindset, how to stay focused on your goals, and ways to be create the event career you truly want. Make sure you tune in to this great episode!

Leaning on Logic ft. Elizabeth Grove with KPMG

This week on Meeting Minds we welcome Associate Director of Meetings and Events at KPMG, Elizabeth Grove to the show! In a time where things often feel illogical and uncertain, Elizabeth shares how logic and structure brought her events from vision to execution in the past year.  Tune in for an important and helpful episode!

Tell Me What You Want, What You Really Really Want ft. Lori Pugh Marcum

On this episode of Meeting Minds we sit down with Lori Pugh Marcum, the Events Content Director at EnsembleIQ and former Head of Meeting Innovation for MPI. Lori asks the question: If we can gather such great consumer analytics, why don’t our events have that capability yet? From there, we dive into the best ways to build events that give people what they need, and discover ways to build a customized event experience from start to finish. Listen now to this great episode!

When Work Drama is a Good Thing…Ft. Traci DePuy at Salesforce.org

This week we welcome Traci DePuy, Head of Global Events at Salesforce.org, to the podcast! We talk about what it takes to be a great leader, staying positive in challenging times, and organizing work streams to build a successful hybrid event. And, we try to answer the question: What’s the best way to motivate a team? You don’t want to miss this episode of Meeting Minds!

How to Be the Best for Your Team ft. John Hart, Director of Events at Marriott Int’l

The summer heat is getting to us! Let’s throw it back to a few months ago and cool down, when we sat down with John Hart, the Senior Director of Global, US and Canada Meetings + Events at Marriott International. We talk about everything under the sun, from hybrid events, to leadership, to creating a great company culture. You don’t want to miss this great episode of Meeting Minds featuring hosts Charles Eide and Ashley Hawks.