October 2020 – Last month I shared my worries about producing a live event during COVID-19. This month I’m here to tell you – WE DID IT!

After six long months of having almost no event-related work on the docket, we produced a live event during a pandemic and people actually had fun, felt safe, and didn’t get sick.

It was no small feat. It seemed like everyday in the lead-up to the event there was a new hurdle to overcome, a new policy to review and implement, or a new question or concern to tackle.

It was mentally exhausting, but I learned a lot so I’m sharing 7 key take-aways in this month’s blog.

COVID may be kicking the sh*t out of the events industry in Canada right now, but we’re here to tell you that with a little creativity and a lot of planning, staging an event during a pandemic is possible. And, you can have fun with it too.

Here’s the proof:

As always, if you have an event, sponsorship, marketing or communications dilemma, question or brilliant idea, please do not hesitate to reach out. Happy October!