Alyssa Van Aman

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How Vendors Are Navigating Events During COVID-19

Posted by Alyssa Van Aman on September 24, 2020

It has certainly been a challenging year for those in the events industry due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but vendors continue to adapt their business in innovative ways.

In our recent survey, we heard from more than 600 event vendors on what they are doing to actually adapt their business to the current landscape. Download the full report to see the findings.

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COVID-19 Event Checklist for Vendors and Party Hosts

Posted by Alyssa Van Aman on August 17, 2020

With in-person events picking up, it's more important than ever that both vendors and party planners are aligned on safety protocol and day-of event details.

If you are unsure of how to navigate the uncharted territory of events during the COVID-19 pandemic, read on for 8 must-dos for both party hosts and vendors right now.

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Your Top Questions, Answered Here!

Posted by Alyssa Van Aman on August 8, 2020

Our Account Services team here at The Bash speaks with hundreds of vendors every day, answering questions about memberships, booking best practices, new features, and more. We thought it would be helpful to answer some of the most frequently asked questions here in this blog. 

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Top COVID-19 Resources for Wedding Pros

Posted by Alyssa Van Aman on July 28, 2020

For those vendors who are currently working with couples to reschedule wedding dates or book future celebrations amid COVID-19, make sure to check out these top 5 resources from our friends at WeddingPro.

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Video: Virtual Event Tips from DJ Ben

Posted by Alyssa Van Aman on May 7, 2020

DJ Ben is a successful DJ and longtime member of The Bash who is available for all types of eventsweddings, anniversaries, birthdays, and now virtual celebrations!

We caught up with DJ Ben (virtually of course) to see what advice he has for his fellow DJs and others hosting virtual events right now. Check out the video and some of his key tips for virtual events below.

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Government Assistance Resources for Small Businesses

Posted by Alyssa Van Aman on April 27, 2020

With the help from our friends at WeddingPro, we will be sharing resources here for decoding the different types of assistance available to small businesses during COVID-19, starting with government programs. For each, you’ll learn who is eligible, what is available, how to take advantage, and some helpful tips.

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5 Tips for Your Virtual Performance

Posted by Alyssa Van Aman on April 8, 2020

Virtual events and gatherings are on the rise right now due to COVID-19. If you are a vendor who can offer your service virtually, we strongly recommend giving that option to party planners during this time. To help, we've pulled together some tips and steps to take if you are available for virtual parties!

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5 Ways to Impress the Client When you Submit a Quote

Posted by Alyssa Van Aman on March 28, 2020

You never get a second chance to make a first impression so when you receive a booking request from a client, a friendly (and fast!) reply is your best opportunity to stand out. Here are 5 tips to keep in mind when you're submitting your next quote. 

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How to Handle Events Impacted by COVID-19

Posted by Alyssa Van Aman on March 25, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, social distancing remains a must. We’re confident that the party and event planning industry will come back stronger than ever, but for now, we recommend that our vendors and party planners adhere to the guidelines provided by the WHO, CDC, and federal and local governments. We do not encourage or recommend that our members book events where they are prohibited.

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COVID-19: Resources for Vendors

Posted by Alyssa Van Aman on March 23, 2020

Our team at The Bash is committed to supporting both our vendors and planners throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. This page will serve as a resource to host all the relevant articles featuring tips, member spotlights, and helpful resources to assist vendors during this difficult time.

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