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24 Jan

Four Cities, Two Weekends: Disabled American Veterans (DAV) 5K Series Recap

By Dave Kramer This past November we produced the Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Run to Honor Veterans 5K Series in 4 markets over 2 weekends. There were many moving parts, and moving staff for that matter, and in the end we came out with over 8,300 happy participants, volunteers, and associated organizations. We kicked off the first weekend of November with events in Atlanta, GA and Tulsa, OK on the same day. Atlanta is a market we’re very familiar with,…

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19 Jan

Event 360 Teammate Spotlight: Ruth Briggs

We’re excited to introduce this week’s Event 360 Teammate Spotlight. Enjoy a glimpse into the personal and professional life of Ruth Briggs! Position: Field Marketing Coordinator for the Susan G. Komen Seattle 3-Day Start Year: January 2017 What job did you hold right before you came to work at Event 360? I was working as a baby sign language instructor for My Smart Hands. I also ran private Skype sessions with people from all over the world. Was there anything in particular that…

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17 Jan

Sometimes You Have To Think Upside-Down

By Mike Murphy If you produce events, especially athletic, it’s likely you’ve been involved in a cycling event. And if you’ve been involved in a cycling event, you’ve probably had to transport bikes at one time or another. Over the years, bike transport is one of the things I’ve never been quite comfortable with.We’ve hired vendors to handle it, done it ourselves, and used volunteers, but it’s always involved either hundreds of packing blankets, a box and the dismantling of…

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