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Guastavino's has had the privilege of kicking off 2016 with some truly memorable events. From extravagant charity galas to elegant wedding ceremonies, Guastavino's has started off the New Year with a bang. Below is a list of select highlights covering the first few months of 2016: Continue reading Guastavino's has had the privilege of kicking off 2016 with some truly memorable events. From extravagant charity galas to elegant wedding ceremonies, Guastavino's has started off the New Year with a bang. Below is a list of select highlights covering the first few months of 2016: Continue reading
As holiday season approaches, it’s time to start thinking about your year-end bash. Every year there are expectations to top the year prior, but finding fresh new ideas can prove to be challenging. Celebrate the holiday season right, and entertain your guests, by including some of our holiday party ideas highlighted below. Continue reading As holiday season approaches, it’s time to start thinking about your year-end bash. Every year there are expectations to top the year prior, but finding fresh new ideas can prove to be challenging. Celebrate the holiday season right, and entertain your guests, by including some of our holiday party ideas highlighted below. Continue reading
With each new year comes new trends. Event venues and event planners need to stay on top of trends to maximize the value of the events they host and hold. Here are the top 5 trends in corporate events this year. Continue reading With each new year comes new trends. Event venues and event planners need to stay on top of trends to maximize the value of the events they host and hold. Here are the top 5 trends in corporate events this year. Continue reading

High levels of dopamine increase focus, drive, memory retention and regulate moods.

Dopamine is the chief component of our pleasure-reward system. It gives us that “I did it!” sensation. Dopamine is a neurotransmitter that is a key contributor to motivation, productivity and focus. If your aim is to create a memorable and rewarding event, finding ways to give your audience a healthy dose is important.

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High levels of dopamine increase focus, drive, memory retention and regulate moods.

Dopamine is the chief component of our pleasure-reward system. It gives us that “I did it!” sensation. Dopamine is a neurotransmitter that is a key contributor to motivation, productivity and focus. If your aim is to create a memorable and rewarding event, finding ways to give your audience a healthy dose is important.

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We’ve all attended boring corporate events. You know the kind - endless presentations, not enough breaks, where you walk out tired and less excited than ever before. The worst of it is science tells us a boring day yields little lasting impact. So how do you overcome this common challenge and create a lasting impact on your attendees?  Here are four easy techniques you can add to your meeting agenda today that are scientifically proven to increase comprehension. Continue reading We’ve all attended boring corporate events. You know the kind - endless presentations, not enough breaks, where you walk out tired and less excited than ever before. The worst of it is science tells us a boring day yields little lasting impact. So how do you overcome this common challenge and create a lasting impact on your attendees?  Here are four easy techniques you can add to your meeting agenda today that are scientifically proven to increase comprehension. Continue reading
Corporate retreats can be fantastic for building group cohesion and fueling company culture. However, they are not without their challenges. A corporate retreat that fails to excite employees or decreases productivity may leave employees less engaged than before. Below is our list of the six essentials every corporate retreat needs to ensure it boosts productivity and employee dedication. Continue reading Corporate retreats can be fantastic for building group cohesion and fueling company culture. However, they are not without their challenges. A corporate retreat that fails to excite employees or decreases productivity may leave employees less engaged than before. Below is our list of the six essentials every corporate retreat needs to ensure it boosts productivity and employee dedication. Continue reading
Taking on the role of event host can be very stressful. After all, you've now been put in charge of organizing an event to please dozens, or even hundreds, of friends, family members and total strangers. If your event hosting skills need a boost, here are 5 Tips That Will Instantly Make You a Better Event Host:

Help Out of Town Guests Feel at Home

Whether you're hosting a wedding, social, or corporate event, one of the keys to your success will be making it as comfortable as possible for out-of-towners to attend. While it’s not your responsibility to book their travel for them, you should make suggestions to make their choices easier. If possible, block off the necessary rooms in a hotel that is close to the event venue (you may even be able to secure your guests a discounted rate). Help to arrange for all local travel, which will include airport to hotel, hotel to the event venue, and back. Continue reading Taking on the role of event host can be very stressful. After all, you've now been put in charge of organizing an event to please dozens, or even hundreds, of friends, family members and total strangers. If your event hosting skills need a boost, here are 5 Tips That Will Instantly Make You a Better Event Host:

Help Out of Town Guests Feel at Home

Whether you're hosting a wedding, social, or corporate event, one of the keys to your success will be making it as comfortable as possible for out-of-towners to attend. While it’s not your responsibility to book their travel for them, you should make suggestions to make their choices easier. If possible, block off the necessary rooms in a hotel that is close to the event venue (you may even be able to secure your guests a discounted rate). Help to arrange for all local travel, which will include airport to hotel, hotel to the event venue, and back. Continue reading
With so much business being done online these days, many businesses have forgotten about the importance of creating in-person experiences. Not only are these businesses missing out on a great opportunity to gain followers, they are also missing out on the chance to position themselves as thought leaders in their industries. Whether your business’s event budget is a few hundred dollars or a few hundred thousand, there is always a good reason to throw a corporate event. Whether your 2015 year includes a press conference, product launch or you just want to throw a party, here are 4 great reasons why you should host a corporate event in New York.

Build a Community

Continue reading With so much business being done online these days, many businesses have forgotten about the importance of creating in-person experiences. Not only are these businesses missing out on a great opportunity to gain followers, they are also missing out on the chance to position themselves as thought leaders in their industries. Whether your business’s event budget is a few hundred dollars or a few hundred thousand, there is always a good reason to throw a corporate event. Whether your 2015 year includes a press conference, product launch or you just want to throw a party, here are 4 great reasons why you should host a corporate event in New York.

Build a Community

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There is a lot more to a corporate event space than a conference room. From top to bottom the right corporate event space must have everything that a high-level corporate event needs to be successful. Even the most beautiful event space can be limited by the amount of space and areas it offers. Give your guests the space that they need to get down to business with the 5 Areas Every Corporate Event Space Should Have:

Corporate Event Ballroom

Continue reading There is a lot more to a corporate event space than a conference room. From top to bottom the right corporate event space must have everything that a high-level corporate event needs to be successful. Even the most beautiful event space can be limited by the amount of space and areas it offers. Give your guests the space that they need to get down to business with the 5 Areas Every Corporate Event Space Should Have:

Corporate Event Ballroom

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Choosing the right corporate event space in NYC could make or break your corporate event. While certain features and amenities may be luxuries, there are 5 things that every New York corporate event space must have before you should ever consider booking your event there. Here is our event planners’ list of the 5 Must-Haves of a Corporate Event Space in NYC:

A Full Day for Your Event

Most event venues, especially hotels, operate by one method and one method only: Maximize Profits. Continue reading Choosing the right corporate event space in NYC could make or break your corporate event. While certain features and amenities may be luxuries, there are 5 things that every New York corporate event space must have before you should ever consider booking your event there. Here is our event planners’ list of the 5 Must-Haves of a Corporate Event Space in NYC:

A Full Day for Your Event

Most event venues, especially hotels, operate by one method and one method only: Maximize Profits. Continue reading