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Jenny Taylor

Jenny has over a decade of experience managing high-profile events for an impressive group of former government leaders, business executives, and media personalities. She spent over two years traveling extensively, both domestically and internationally, coordinating the speaking engagements for President George W. Bush after he left office in 2009. She now serves as Director of Operations for the D’Amelio Network.

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The Perfect VIP Photo Opp: Tips for Your Event Planning Checklist

By: Jenny Taylor
March 22nd, 2017

The Stress-Free Event Photo Opp A photo with your celebrity entertainer or big name speaker is a lasting treasure for your event guests. Of course, like much of everything else in the live events business, there's only one chance to get it right. Earlier in my career, I was on the road with many high-stakes principals. I would run as many as five event photo opps a week for anywhere from 20 to 200 people. Feedback from the event planners on site was always so positive - they appreciated the process I used which made the whole experience much more manageable for everyone concerned. It’s in that spirit that I thought I would share the details of this photo opportunity plan, which incorporates the best aspects I’ve seen used by the high-stakes figures whose staffs had honed this to a fine art.  I hope this event planner advice is a useful addition to your event planning checklist.

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