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Thursday, November 15 • 11:00am - 11:50am
Here Or There? Picking the Right Venue

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There are so many factors at play when selecting your event venue. Cost, location, amenities, acoustics, accessibility and capacity are just a few things to consider.. Let’s break it down.

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Lisaann Dupont

Director of Communications, Opry Entertainment Group
As Director of Communications for Opry Entertainment Group Lisaann Dupont oversees all public relations strategy for the company’s iconic venues and brands including Ryman Auditorium, 650 AM WSM and the rapidly growing Ole Red brand with locations in Tishomingo, OK; Nashville, TN... Read More →

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Dave Dunne

General Manager, Salt River Fields
Dave Dunne is the General Manager of Salt River Fields, in Scottsdale, Arizona, which is the spring training home of the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Colorado Rockies.  In the 8 seasons it has been open for baseball, they are the 8 top seasons, all time in attendance, in the history... Read More →
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Danielle Madeira

VP Strategic Alliances, Another Planet Entertainment
As Vice President of Strategic Alliances at Another Planet Entertainment (APE), Danielle Madeira oversees the special events department at the company, establishes and fosters critical industry relations and partnerships, and leads all APE corporate accounts, including clients such... Read More →
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Morgan Margolis

CEO/ President, Knitting Factory Entertainment
From growing up within a dedicated show business household to becoming the CEO of an ever-expanding organization, Morgan Margolis with over 20 + years of Hospitality and Entertainment experience, has been on a long journey that continues to move forward and upward. At the beginning... Read More →
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Jenn Stokes

Main Stage Producer, San Francisco LGBT Pride
Since the turn of the millennium, Jenn Stokes has been a live entertainment professional specializing in concept development, talent and venue relations, and operations management. From large-scale productions to niche audiences, Jenn's experience spans a diverse spectrum of live... Read More →
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Thomas Turner

Founder, Relentless Beats
As founder of Relentless Beats- Arizona’s leading promoter of electronic and dance music events,  Thomas Turner took what was once just a passion for good house music & built it into a dominating force in the electronic music industry.  Beginning in 1996 as a vehicle for showcasing... Read More →

Thursday November 15, 2018 11:00am - 11:50am PST
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