040 - Kalsey Beach: Do Good Events

Kalsey is President of Do Good Events, a boutique event management company. She walks through the process of planning events with a client and bringing their visions to life, and we discuss the difference between introverts and extraverts in the event world.

Music in this episode is Skyhawk Beach by Blue Wave Theory 

Direct download: 040_-_Kalsey_Beach_-_Do_Good_Events.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:09pm CST

039 - David Christie: Target Field

David Christie is Director of Events at Target Field.

We discuss the huge variety of non-game-day events held at the venue (including the best one, the MN Monthly Food & Wine Experience), how modern sporting facilities are structured to double as event destinations, and what goes into planning a Twins baseball game... including the MLB All-Star Game they hosted in 2014.

David also talks about how he got the job and gives advice on how to get started if you want a career in the sports industry.

Show Notes & Links

Target Field Events

Music in this episode is “Troll Baseball” by Fanny Roger 

Direct download: 039_-_David_Christie_-_Target_Field.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:35pm CST

038 - Maude Lovelle: Uptown Art Fair

Maude Lovelle is Executive Director at the Uptown Foundation and CEO of Uptown Art Fair, one of the top ten juried festivals in the country. We discuss the history of the event, how they continue to improve and grow while maintaining the quality and diversity of artists, and what’s new in 2015.

This year’s event is August 7-9.

Show Notes & Links

Uptown Art Fair

Music in this episode is “Hot Summer Ukelele" by Akashic Records

Direct download: 038_-_Maude_Lovelle_-_Uptown_Art_Fair.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:20pm CST





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