Are Special Events Back?

When:  Feb 29, 2024 from 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM (UTC)



Are Special Events Back? After the long pandemic break – nonprofits are starting to bring back their special events. Are you ready? Should you be thinking about hiring outside your organization to run your event? In this live interactive zoom session, we will hear from an experienced events professional who will help you think about new ways to make your special event successful and less stressful. Bring your questions!


Learning Outcomes: 

·     Identify the elements of successful event planning in today’s environment. 

·     Learn the difference between an event planner and an event producer.  

·     Learn strategies for working with outside consultants and how it can help boost your revenue. 



Presented by: Allison Prouty


Allison Prouty, CEO, has devoted her career to building, producing, creating, and managing a wide range of events, conferences, festivals, and fundraisers around the world.  As Executive Producer of Second Bolt, she has overseen events for the Historic House Trust of New York, Stockade Works, Weeksville Heritage Center, WP Theater, José Limón Dance, Pilobolus Dance Theater, The Big Quiz Thing, Symphonic Distribution, Classical Theatre of Harlem, World Connect, SITI Company and countless corporate Investor Days, Town Halls and marketing initiatives.