• Event Snapshots: HelmsBriscoe Gives Back at the Radison Blu

     
    FROM THE Spring 2015 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: HelmsBriscoe Gives Back at the Radison Blu

     
    FROM THE Spring 2015 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: HelmsBriscoe Gives Back at the Radison Blu

     
    FROM THE Spring 2015 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: HelmsBriscoe Gives Back at the Radison Blu

     
    FROM THE Spring 2015 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: HelmsBriscoe Gives Back at the Radison Blu

     
    FROM THE Spring 2015 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: HelmsBriscoe Gives Back at the Radison Blu

     
    FROM THE Spring 2015 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: HelmsBriscoe Gives Back at the Radison Blu

     
    FROM THE Spring 2015 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: HelmsBriscoe Gives Back at the Radison Blu

     
    FROM THE Spring 2015 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: HelmsBriscoe Gives Back at the Radison Blu

     
    FROM THE Spring 2015 ISSUE
     

HelmsBriscoe, a global leader in meeting procurement, hosted its fifth annual HB Cares event, which impacted seven local charities including the Ronald McDonald House Twin Cities, Love Your Melon, The Simpson House, Bloomington Theatre and Art Center, MN Assistance Council for Veterans, Earle Brown Charter School and National Ataxia Foundation. The end-of-the-year holiday party was held at the Radisson Blu at the Mall of America on November 20. The firm raised over $70,000 this year to purchase care packages and other goods for the charities. Associates, clients and partners worked together at various stations throughout the night to assemble packages for homeless families, children going through chemotherapy, veterans, teen moms and more.

Take note of these seven pros who are making their mark in the meetings and events industry. 

Jolene Ihle, Founder
IdeationMKT
Lifetime Achievement 

“I was 10 years old when I received my Muscular Dystrophy Carnival Kit in the mail. The box was filled with cool ideas and colorful materials to  support fundraising efforts. I was completely enthralled with the event planning process. … This experience was my jumpstart into events and I was hooked.”

 

Here's who has been crowned the winners and runners-up of the Minnesota Meetings + Events Best of 2020 readers' choice awards. Congratulations!  

Best Brewery/Cidery/Distillery/Winery with Event Space 
Surly Brewing Company 

 

As co-presidents of Eureka Recycling, a social enterprise dedicated to demonstrating that waste is preventable—not inevitable—Kate Davenport and Lynn Hoffman want to help planners think beyond recycling bins and compost collection.