1008, 2020

Podcast Episode 15: The Road Ahead

A discussion of the current state of the live events industry.

What does the future of meeting planning look like? Les Goldberg talks with Martin Bay, VP of Meetings Operations & Procurement of Kellen Company and Amy Kramer, Market and Product Innovation Leader of Maritz Global Events to hear their insights. (more…)

3107, 2020

Podcast Episode 14: The Road Ahead

A discussion of the current state of the live events industry.

Les Goldberg talks with our partners, Mark Tester, Executive Director from the Orange County Convention Center, and Jeff Blosser, CEO/President from the Washington State Convention Center, about the return of the exhibition and trade show industry. (more…)

2407, 2020

Podcast Episode 13: The Road Ahead

A discussion of the current state of the live events industry.

Touring designers Robb Jibson from So Midwest Inc, Butch Allen from Blame Funnel Creative and Kyle Kegan from Voyage Productions Inc. talk with Les Goldberg about the secrets to a great tour design. (more…)

1707, 2020

Podcast Episode 12: The Road Ahead

A discussion of the current state of the live events industry.

What have we learned doing virtual events? What are some best practices? Les Goldberg talks with Director of Technical Production of Opus Agency Barry Keesey, Sr. Creative Director of Corporate Magic Stephen Dahlem, and Executive Director of Technology of LMG Kevin McCabe for their insight. (more…)

1007, 2020

Podcast Episode 11: The Road Ahead

A discussion of the current state of the live events industry.

Tune in to Les Goldberg’s latest podcast, “The World of Rigging,” with special interviews with President of Vegas Rigg Jeff Riedinger, Sr. Vice President of Atlanta Rigg Dave Gittens, and President of All Access Staging and Productions Erik Eastland. (more…)

2906, 2020

Podcast Episode 10: The Road Ahead

A discussion of the current state of the live events industry.

There is a lot to consider when it comes to virtual events. Les Goldberg talks with the founders of BluePrintNYC, DJ Hanson and John Sideris, as well as Stage Manager Alice Perlmutter on how to produce an awesome virtual event. (more…)

2206, 2020

Podcast Episode 9: The Road Ahead

A discussion of the current state of the live events industry.

Tour Manager for The Rolling Stones, Fleetwood Mac, Shakira- Marty Hom, Production Manager for Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus, Houston Rodeo- Omar Adberrahman and Lighting Designer for Coldplay, Muse, G-Eazy- Sooner Routhier talk with Les Goldberg about the return of live concert touring! (more…)

1106, 2020

Podcast Episode 8: The Road Ahead

A discussion of the current state of the live events industry.

Hear why the stage manager is such an important part of every show from these three great individuals, Miles Kapper, Rob Pushkin and Mimi Apfel, in Les Goldberg’s weekly podcast. (more…)

406, 2020

Podcast Episode 7: The Road Ahead

A discussion of the current state of the live events industry.

Ever wonder what value a technical director brings to a live show? Les Goldberg answers this question in this week’s podcast with Technical Directors Tom Spital and Tom Podiak. (more…)

2905, 2020

Podcast Episode 6: The Road Ahead

A discussion of the current state of the live events industry.

Principal of Lightswitch John Featherstone, President & COO of The Expo Group Randy Pekowski, and President of CNTV Carrie Ferenac talk with Les Goldberg about the future of live exhibits. (more…)