EVENT MANAGEMENT

Columns and Cocktails at the National Arboretum

McNeese Thomas Group was honored to be the first event company permitted to produce a private dinner at the National Arboretum in Washington, DC.  On a spectacular spring evening, we took advantage of the Arboretum’s awe-inspiring beauty to create a dinner that our guests will long remember.  Working in concert with the fantastic caterers at Occasions, we planned

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The Amazing Race

Imagine The Amazing Race, The DaVinci Code and Goonies (yes, that classic 1985 movie) all rolled into one! That is the exciting, zany team-building adventure that wrapped up the Inc. CEO Project Summit at the Westin Philadelphia in Pennsylvania, as produced by McNeese Thomas Group. The activity was conceived and directed by Ravenchase Adventure (http://www.ravenchase.com/),

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Hooked on a Feeling

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” Maya Angelou’s words are a source of inspiration for me whenever I create programs for our clients. Engaging the audience, making each attendee feel welcome and valued, is the first

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Event Planning: Painting the Curb White

It’s in the essential DNA of every events planner – from the intern to the experienced manager: “Pay attention to the details”. Like every cliché, it’s obvious and it’s true. And, like every cliché, it can lose meaning over time, becoming something we just say automatically. But the lucky among us have stories about the

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