Becoming the Vice President of Event Planning for my sorority, Pi Beta Phi at Arizona State University, seemed like a dream come true. Who wouldn’t want to plan fun formals, date parties, and socials for all of your friends? However, coming into the position blindsided by all of the formal procedures, budget knowledge, and overall event planning knowledge the fun and creative job I had signed up for turned into an overwhelming mess. Searching for venues within my budget wasn’t a simple task but a matter of filling out RFPs and hoping to get a call back from venues. Even pricing was not a straightforward number but a complex equation factoring occasion, food, and guests. Overwhelmed with capacity charts and floor plans, I felt that there must be an easier way to go about planning events. Read More
“Bringing people and spaces together” is the motto that EventSpark prides itself on and truly lives up to. Finding the perfect venue for your event just got easier with EventSpark’s easy to navigate search options and direct communication with the property.
As a start up company run out of Arizona State University’s SkySong Center for Innovation and Technology in Scottsdale, Arizona, EventSpark launched in January of 2013. EventSpark beautifully showcases event spaces online and helps people find space fast and make decisions quicker. Simply adjusting your location, date, price, guests, and type of event, you are able to discover the event space options that fit your budget. Read More