Author Archives: Donna Kastner

Perfect Timing: Seizing the Best ‘When’ for Event Guest Experiences

Dan Pink is one of my favorite non-fiction authors. It started in 2006, with A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future. Filled with fascinating stories about advances made by right-brain, creative types, this book prompted a major … Continue reading

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Cracking the Code to Improve Room Block Performance – The VIP Lounge

In this edition of The VIP Lounge podcast, we’re showcasing an interview with an industry rockstar… Christine “Shimo” Shimasaki, CDME, CMP

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Epiphanies from a Rare Offsite Event Stay

PCMA Convening Leaders is one of my favorite industry events. While I enjoy other conferences, Convening Leaders continues to be my top pick because it aligns with who I am and who I’m striving to become. I also appreciate how … Continue reading

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