Event Planner in Arlington, VA
We currently have gathered the most experienced minds within the industry into one firm. You benefit from our professional negotiating skills and substantial buying power. Our registration and housing reservation processes often supply your attendees 1st points of contact with your event, forming those all-important 1st impressions. We make sure those impressions are positive ones. And we never forget the importance of exhibitor satisfaction within a tradeshow environment.
read moreOur Strategic Meetings Management approach, from discovery to delivery, allows us to create the right model to fit your needs - in any industry and for any meeting type. Every event has a purpose. We help you set a bold vision for your event - whether it's face-to-face, digital or a hybrid - and then design an experience that lives up to it. And, even in a world with a lot of data, it's not always easy to put that data to work to inspire your thinking and measure results. Our measurement approach helps you solve both challenges.
read moreWhether you're a seasoned professional or just fell into the events business (you know who you are), when it comes to negotiating hotel contracts, knowing if you're getting the best deal isn't easy. Not to worry. That's what we're here for. Our sourcing process is like no other. We're the event, cruise, supplier and hotel sourcing experts - and we don't use that term lightly! We use our extensive benchmarking data to help you find the right space at the right price. Sure, these days, it takes time and finesse, but we'll put our skill and scale to work for you.
read moreHere's some great news: you don't need to manage your event alone. Your first step in planning an amazing event is picking the right event management partner (that's us!). Do you need an extra set of hands (or 10)? Well, details and deadlines are our thing! And we're ready to roll up our sleeves and jump in. Let us take care of the small tasks, so you can focus on the big picture - an unforgettable event. Our event management experience is unmatched. How did we get there? Imagine a department dedicated entirely to training our event managers!
read moreAnd, while our brand name has evolved over the years, our promise to clients has not: To deliver experiences like no other. Maritz has recognized the potential of people since its first day in business. And, we've been pioneers of the incentive industry since 1894 (back when there were literal pioneers.) We take this legacy seriously, and that means ensuring that people are at the heart of everything we do. Maritz Global Events, part of Maritz Holdings, is one of the world's leading events companies, creating design-led experiences that are like no other.
read moreOur signature core value at Maritz Global Events, "First, Take Good Care of Each Other, " isn't just something we say - it's the foundation of who we are. We take care of our people - and, our clients, suppliers and communities are our people. We will always focus on what's best for you and your guests. It's not about us - and you can hold us to that. We are your team. Your job is hard - and our job is to make it easier. Whether designing, planning or managing your event, we're here for you when, where and how you need us.
read moreDavid is our fearless leader and a 30-year champion of the events industry. He leads by example, always advocating for positive change. His energy drives our culture - he is the epitome of "First, Take Good Care of Each Other." Steve knows transformation - of people, process and experiences - to unleash the full potential. He champions experience design, enabling his team to create events like no other around the globe. Over the past 25 years, Steve has grown his career at Maritz, starting out as a Travel Director, now leading our overall operations.