Panel: Partnering with Your Community: The Buddy System at its Best

Join us for a panel discussion about how to earn your community’s buy-in to support your mission and attend your events.
Vendini Member Conference speaker Joey Babbitt
Vendini Member Conference speaker Scott Knies
Vendini Member Conference speaker Barry Martin
Vendini Member Conference speaker Erin Searfus
09 Aug 2016
11:20 am – 12:05 pm
Banking Hall

Panel: Partnering with Your Community: The Buddy System at its Best

Looking for strategic partnerships? We have one word for you. Community. In this session a panel of experts will discuss some of the ways venues and live event organizations can join forces with community members to achieve artistic and strategic goals. Whether you’re building or remodeling a venue, looking for sponsors or ways to cross promote, trying to expand your attendee base or want to join forces to provide a service to the community, this discussion is for you.

Attendees will learn:

  • How to rally your local community and increase attendance at your event
  • How to negotiate with those in planning departments and other civic agencies
  • How to identify potential partners