We are all human, we all make mistakes. We envy that person who seems to have it all together, ALL the time. How do they manage to look so put together after a day full of work, family duties, errands, and everyday life?! Upholding this type of demeanor takes practice, but is achieveable. Event planners are great examples of this type of behavior. Outlined below are three qualities we find to be the most beneifical in the event industry.
Proactive: First off, no day is ever the same! A phone call, an electrical issue, each could cause a mishap in a matter of minutes. An eve...
Posted in: Event Catering, Event Coordinator, Event Management, Event Planning, Event Planning Ideas, Uncategorized
, February 16, 2018
Guest Approved Special Event Catering - How do you please the masses?
Gluten free, vegan, dairy free, vegetarian, peanut free. . . It’s all Greek to you! You’ve heard these terms before, but truly understanding the needs of your event guests can be overwhelming. At some point when feeding large groups of people, you have to draw a line between reasonable accommodations and items you just can’t make happen. It’s inevitable that some guests will have food limitations that you will need to accommodate with your special event ...
Posted in: Company Picnics, Corporate Events, Corporate Holiday Party, Event Catering, Event Coordinator, Event Planning, Holiday Party, Party Event Planners, Snacks and Concessions, Special Event Planner
, March 7, 2017
Fun Foods Paradise – The BEST Carnival Snack Foods for your next event!
Let's be honest: You don't go to the carnival for just the rides. You go to the carnival for great concession food, like funnel cakes, candy apples, corn dogs, ice cream, soft pretzels, lemonade shake-ups, and more. Why not bring all the fun and excitement of the carnival to your next special event? Nothing completes an event like sweet and salty snack foods. The wafting smell of popcorn, the sticky cotton candy, th...
Posted in: Church Events, Community Events, Company Picnics, Event Catering, Event Planning, Event Planning Ideas, Party Theme Ideas, School Carnival, Snacks and Concessions, Special Events, Summer Events, Youth Events
, February 17, 2017
3 Tricks to Planning a Company Picnic - Take the stress out of event planning and add in the FUN!
How to Pick the Right Corporate Event Location for your Company Picnic
Posted in: Company Party, Company Picnics, Corporate Events, Employee Engagement, Event Catering, Event Planning, Event Planning Ideas, Family Events, Special Events
, February 12, 2017
How to Choose the Right Location for Your Company Holiday Party
Holidays and the end of the year are near. Now is the time to get your employees together for a company holiday party. This allows everyone to appreciate and acknowledge company achievements, moving the organization forward, and let off some steam! There are many decisions to make when planning an office holiday party.
When choosing a site, consider the size of your guest list, any activities, and whether it will be held in the afternoon or evening. An evening party is best suited outside the workplace at a convenien...
Posted in: Company Holiday Party, Company Party, Corporate Events, Corporate Holiday Party, Event Catering, Event Planning, Event Planning Ideas, Holiday Party, Holiday Party Ideas
, December 1, 2016
Elite Event Services is Ready to Serve You
Hello and welcome to Elite Event Services - Edwardsville, IL. We are your premium event service provider. This expertise will be used to create a memorable experience that you and your guests won't forget. Our event management team is dedicated to providing you the best service for all your special event needs in the area. Elite Event Services is a family-owned and operated business with our focus on the customer's needs. We are committed to meeting and exceeding those needs and expectations every time.
Who is behind Elite Event Service...
Posted in: Elite Event Services, Event Catering, Event Coordinator, Event Management, Event Planning, Party Event Planners, Special Event Planner
, October 21, 2016
Picnic Planning - What you need.
Below are some simple points to consider in picnic planning.
Do you really need a theme?
Employee picnic ideas can range from the very simple to the blow-out extravaganza. It is nice to have a theme in mind to keep your basics inline and create an overall event design. Considering the theme and entertainment, this makes it easier to plan the food and activities. Choosing a different theme each year for your company picnic ...
Posted in: Company Party, Company Picnics, Corporate Events, Employee Engagement, Employee Recognition, Event Catering, Event Coordinator, Event Management, Event Planning, Event Planning Ideas, Family Events, Party Rentals, Special Events
, October 21, 2016
How do you find a location for your company picnic?
The Company Picnic is a beloved tradition at many organizations. It is a great opportunity for team building and for employees to feel sense of pride for their company. A well planned company picnic with appropriate activities and accommodations can reinvigorate the staff for the coming year. There are general considerations that should be observed when planning for this exciting day. The Who, What, When, Where, and How can consume the decision-making process. One of the most difficult of these decisions can be the Where. Here are s...
Posted in: Company Party, Company Picnics, Corporate Events, Employee Engagement, Event Catering, Event Coordinator, Event Management, Event Planning, Event Planning Ideas, Family Events, Inflatable Rentals, Special Event Planner
, October 21, 2016
Company Celebrations and Milestones can be an amazing time to celebrate!
No matter whether it is for 25 employees or 10,000 employees, Elite Event Services has the solutions for your upcoming company celebration! We can do as little or as much as you want for your special day, but we offer a complete entertainment service so you can relax and enjoy your event with your employees. Employee engagement only happens when true appreciation is shown and delivered throughout an organization.
If you are interested in rewardi...
Posted in: Casino Nights, Company Party, Company Picnics, Corporate Events, Corporate Holiday Party, Employee Engagement, Employee Recognition, Event Catering, Event Management, Event Planning, Holiday Party, Team Building Activities, Themed Events
, October 21, 2016