It’s Saturday morning, I wake up to the sound of my alarm and head downstairs. Normally, I attempt to make some fancy breakfast food I found on Pinterest and my husband and I watch TV together while cleaning but not this Saturday. Today, I am going to unplug. I went 24 hours without looking at an electronic screen. Here’s what I learned:

10 Ways to Better Manage Your Event

March 02 2017 | by Jonnie Anderson

The greatest part of being an event success manager is getting to talk with event makers about their challenges and triumphs. As I’ve worked with event makers over the last three years, I’ve come to find that events are messy on the back end with so many moving parts. From selling tickets to finding the right venue to getting vendors, volunteers, and sponsors, there are so many pieces that need to come together for an event to be great. Not to mention there are many different types of people involved, including attendees, volunteers, sponsors, agencies, vendors, and more. At SpinGo, we’ve thought, “There’s got to be a better way.” Planning and managing your event shouldn’t be this chaotic and challenging.

The 5 Most Awkward Live Event Mishaps

February 28 2017 | by Colin Matthes

When people look back at the 2017 Oscars, the memory that will stand out above the rest will be the confusion and chaos that ensued on stage after Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty incorrectly announced La La Land as the winner for Best Picture. You could feel the embarrassment and awkwardness seeping out of your television screen as the La La Land crew tried to call up the real winners, the producers of Moonlight onto the stage. While this mix-up is one for the history books, where does it land overall in the list of most awkward mishaps at live events? Here is our list for the top five most awkward live TV moments.

When we look back at moments in history, many of us look at the leaders who empowered us and shaped our culture. We also look at things like the wars we fought, diseases that plagued us, or any other large ripples in time that “defined” the history of our country. However, we seldom learn about the joy and the entertainment that everyday people experienced. Time has changed a great deal about the lifestyle of an American citizen, but the fun has never gone out of style. In celebration of Presidents' Day, we’d like to give a shout out to some of the most influential U.S. presidents and also celebrate the different events that brought us jubilance during each of their presidencies.

Going on out on dinner dates is fun, but we think there’s more to Valentine’s Day than over-priced meals in a crowded restaurant. So, we put together a list of things you and your sweetheart can go out and experience as a Valentine’s Day Alternative.