Event Management

 

Event Management & Planning

    This guide covers topics on event management and planning, and specific events such as New York galas are also included. 2008. R 642.4 A784 
 
    In this event planning guide readers learn how to decorate for and plan for a special event. 2006. 394.2 M753a
 
    Kilkenny presents a variety of event planning methods and ideas in this handbook. 2006. 394.2 K48c
 
    The event planning world is the focus of this documentary that presents information on salary, career outlook, and the different types of event planners. 2008. <DVD> 394.2 C748      
   
 
 
Elegant Eating: Four-Hundred Years of Dining in Style edited by Phillipa Glanville and Hilary Young. 2002.
    Table setting and decoration, tableware guides, and a discussion of European food habits are all discussed in this guide. 642.82 E138
 
    Ms. Rosen covers the subject of setting the table with information about napkin folding, flatware, crystal, table décor, and china. 642.6 R813e
 
Brenda Carlos. 2005.
    The authors have created a comprehensive guide to event planning for a variety of different events and venues. 394.2 V228e
 
    From researching the target audience for the event to the logistical plan for the event, Saget’s guide details how to successfully market and execute an event. 658.87 S129e
 
    Here is a helpful, informative guide on how to create a successful event. 658.456 A427e
 
Event Risk Management and Safety by Peter E. Tarlow. 2002.
    Mr. Tarlow helps event managers plan for and decrease risks at their events. The topics covered include disaster planning, emergencies, and safety. 394.2068 T188e
 
Miller. 2005.
    In this DVD there is comprehensive coverage of the principles, standards, and practices that define outstanding service in the hospitality industry. <DVD> 642 E961
 
Fabulous Parties: Food and Flowers for Elegant Entertaining by Mark Held, Richard David, and Peggy Dark. 2008.
    Written by two floral designers and a caterer, this book features gorgeous photographs and insightful tips to inspire party planners with their next event. 642.4 H474f
 
Festivals of the World: The Illustrated Guide to Celebrations, Customs, Events, and Holidays by Elizabeth Breuilly, Joanne O’Brien, and Martin Palmer. 2002.
    A guide to world festivals and how they are celebrated, which can help when planning specific holiday events. R 394.2 B846f
 
Global Meetings and Exhibitions by Carol Krugman and Rudy R. Wright. 2007.
    The authors provide the fundamental guidelines of meetings, conventions, and exhibitions. 658 K943g
 
    The author uses worksheets and other tools to guide those interested in setting up an event planning business in their home. 394.2068 M829h
 
Management of Event Operations by Julia Tum, Phillipa Norton, J. Nevan Wright. 2006.
    A resource guide on how to successfully manage and execute a special event. 394.2 T925m
  
A Meeting Planner’s Guide to Catered Events by Patti J. Shock and John M. Stefanelli. 2009.
    This guide helps event, meeting, and convention planners save money, negotiate contracts, deal with catering managers, and manage the food and beverage aspect of their event. 642.4 S559m
 
    An event management guide for those planning special events. 394.2 G618e
 
    Designed to aid the seasoned professional as well as the newly minted event manager, this guide contains detailed information on planning and executing an event. 394.26 G618s
 
Start and Run an Event Planning Business by Cindy Lemaire and Mardi Foster-Walker. 2005.
    The authors give readers ideas for how to set-up and maintain an event planning business, covering everything from the business site to working with suppliers. 394.2068 L545s

Start Your Own Event Planning Business by Amy Jean Peters. 2007.
    Ms. Peters details ways to manage and grow an event planning business. 394.2068 S796
 

Wedding Planning Guides

 
Do I Have to Wear White? by Anna Post. 2009.
    Ms. Post presents  all of the basics about wedding planning, wedding etiquette, and bridal showers.
    R 395.22 P857d  
   
Easy Wedding Planning Plus by Elizabeth and Alex Lluch. 2007.
    The authors explain to readers all of the details involved with planning a wedding.  395.22 L793e
 
   A frugal guide for how to plan a wedding. 395.22 L528h
 
The Military Wedding by Vanessa Baldwin. 2008.
    A guide to planning a wedding and reception for those in the armed forces. 395.02 B182m
 
    Miss Manners gives readers a step-by-step guide to planning and having a successful wedding. 395.22 M381m
 
    A wedding planner’s guide for how to coordinate a wedding. 395.22 P238w
 
    The authors cover all of the basics about wedding planning and etiquette. 395.2 A873w
 
Bibliography last reviewed March 21, 2014