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Party With A Purpose

4/1/2019

 

This spring, The Webster Group was honored to serve as the executive producer for one of DC’s premier charity events, Chance for Life. At its core, Chance for Life is a celebratory event of life, hope, and opportunity – committed to raising funds for pediatric cancer research. This year, the event raised 2.1M!

The all-day-and-night event at the MGM National Harbor starts with a poker tournament with over 700 amateur players – including some surprise guest players from our beloved Washington Capitals! Prizes are awarded for the top 20 winners, with a Grand Prize of a $10,000 seat at the World Series of Poker Tournament in Las Vegas. The event featured a full day of a top-shelf open bar ...

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Planning a CSR Activity Within Your Event?

Events Industry Council
6/22/2018

According to the 2015 SITE Index Benchmark Study, seven out of 10 incentive programs include at least one Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activity. If you’re planning one for one of your events, the MAUDE Framework can help you to get started on planning one that will deliver value to the community, your participants, and your organization.

The framework looks ...

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No Surprise, Food Costs Are Rising: Tips to Manage F&B Costs

Allan Leibowitz, Skift
6/13/2018

Presenting a lackluster chicken breast or lukewarm chunk of salmon to attendees during an event is now a liability that event planners are looking to avoid. Food and beverage service has become integral to not just the event experience, but marketing success in the age of Instagram and Twitter.

As event professionals focus more attention on food and beverage, though ...

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TWG CEO Wendy Drake Joins WPO

The Webster Group
6/8/2018

New York, NY (June 8, 2018) — The Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO), a peer advisory group for million dollar plus women-led companies, is proud to announce Wendy Drake, MBA, President and CEO of The Webster Group, as the newest member of the Washington, D.C. Chapter of the WPO.

“I am very pleased to welcome Wendy Drake to the WPO,” said ...

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Party With A Purpose

4/1/2019

 

This spring, The Webster Group was honored to serve as the executive producer for one of DC’s premier charity events, Chance for Life. At ...

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Having A Ball

2/11/2019

So Others Might Eat (SOME) held its annual Young Professionals’ Winter Ball on Friday, February 8 at the National Museum of Women in the Arts ...

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Photo credit: Aaron Webb

The Promise of Every New Year

1/14/2019

As most of us do to some degree, I’ve reflected on the past year and contemplated the next. Looking back, I’m extraordinarily proud ...

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