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How to Make your Event Greener

With the London 2012 games just round the corner, the capital is inevitably going to be put under a considerable amount of pressure. Among this pressure is the vast amount of waste that London will have to endure. Here at Ticket Tailor, we thought a great way to minimise this is to find how we can all make our events a little bit greener!

Showcase: How Regents Park College, Oxford Sell Tickets Online

Regent's Park College

What’s the event?

Regent’s Park College, Oxford, plays host to the Ministerial Gaudy and the Henton Davis Memorial Lecture.

New Feature: Improved Facebook App

In a world dominated by social media, it’s important that your guests are able to get tickets via their favourite social websites. With the Ticket Tailor Facebook app, a ‘Buy Tickets’ tab is added to your Facebook page so people can buy tickets instantly.

Showcase: How Treble Ace Sell Tickets Online

What’s the event?

Type of events:

Treble Ace are presenting the Greatest Show in the Galaxy – a bold event where no man has gone before! The event is a 2 day event for fans of Sci-Fi, Cult Film and Televeision with a chance to meet the stars from Start Trek, Star Wars and many more.

2 Minute Interview: Itchy Feet

It’s that time again folks, drumroll please…

Next up to take the two minute interview are Itchy Feet!

Before you answer our 12 second questions, give us 3 sentences about your industry and where your company fits in.

Itchy Feet Events is the worst kept secret in the vintage dance scene. Roaming from town to town we throw parties where it’s all about the music. Leave your ego, inhibitions and trainers at the door. Pop a feather in you hat, and shake it out to the sounds of funk, soul, rock n roll, rhythm and blues, swing, reggae and ska. At Itchy Feet – its all about the old.

2 Minute Interview: BizVision

Drum roll please!

We’re showcasing insider tips and hints by giving the spotlight to some of the brightest companies around – but only for 2 minutes!

First up, are the brilliant guys over at BizVision.

Before you answer our 12 second questions, tell us a little about BizVision?

BizVision is run by people who understand the challenge of running a business – we know because we are doing it ourselves!

That means the advice and support we give as a business development and performance improvement company is totally relevant – even if it may have been gained from the hard knocks of business life!

We’ve changed to meet the new demands of business support and in changing we are saying we now more clearly offer  a way for our clients to grow dynamically, increase profits, retain customers and hammer competitors!

Q1: Sum up your events in a sentence?

Our events are totally focused on delegates gaining practical ways to grow dynamically and achieve potential.

Q2: Why should people come to your event?

We are passionate about delivering results for delegates not ticking boxes.

Q3: Why do you like working in this industry?

The great letters to get when you have helped a business person achcive their dream or goals.

Q4:  What’s been your most successful event?

The launch of the 2012 Olympic opportunities in Weymouth at exactly the spot where the sailing events will take place.

Q5: How has Ticket Tailor helped you sell tickets for your events?

Ticket tailor allows us to concentrate on managing the event itself whilst automating our ticketing and providing a 24/7 box office.

Q6: How were you selling tickets before using Ticket Tailor?

Snail post, fax, telephone and almost hanging around street corners to bump into businesses!

Q7: What’s your favourite way to market yourselves?

Producing videos to link between ticket tailor, our site and You Tube. Oops there goes a big secret of ours!

Q8: If you could invite one celebrity to your event, who would it be?

Sir Bruce Forsyth.

Q9: And why?

Not just because its “nice to see delegates to see them nice” but because he is expert at reinventing and marketing himself.

Q10: Where do you hope to be in one year?

Our new programme The Executive Boardroom buzzing with ticket sales via ticket tailor.

For more information, check out BizVizion here.