EventsMonthly Recap
July 26, 2018

Fireworks, Tugs-Of-War, and a Whole Lot of Pizza

A busy July for the Conventures team! Conventures quarterbacked a quartet of events through July, including pizza, fireworks, an enormous cake, and more corporate competition than you could throw a football at. Boston Harborfest Like you, we…
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Event PlanningSports
July 25, 2018

Tee It High, Let It Fly – 9 Tips for Your Next Fundraising Golf Tournament

Fore! It’s summer, and there is no shortage of organizations heading to the links for philanthropic golf tournaments. As New England’s leading special events agency, Conventures helps several groups with every detail of their daylong…
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Meet the Team
July 20, 2018

Meet Caroline!

Hometown: Ipswich, MA. Years at Conventures: 2. When did you start working here? And B.C. (Before Conventures) — work, school? I started as an intern at Conventures in June 2016 and became a full time…
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June 15, 2018

Experience the Kendall Square Challenge!

Our team worked with the Kendall Square Association to put a fun spin on their annual community day, resulting in the first Kendall Square Challenge—a mobile app-powered competition, with physical, intellectual, and community missions to benefit six local charities. Participants included hundreds of tech-savvy workers representing companies from the Cambridge biotech, pharma, tech, start-up, retail, and non-profit worlds dashing through the Kendall Square Innovation District. Check out their amazing video…
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In the News
April 10, 2018

In the News: Meet Dusty Rhodes of Conventures

From Boston Voyager – It all started with a $200 phone deposit and a borrowed desk on Newbury Street. There were no special event firms—only a smattering of advertising and PR agencies—and very few women…
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In the News
June 15, 2017

In the News: The Tall Ships may be majestic. But bringing them here can be a headache.

From The Boston Globe – The Grand Parade of Sail that will grace Boston Harbor on Saturday promises to be a visual delight, a slow, majestic procession of 54 vessels from around the world that…
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February 2, 2017

10 of Our Favorite Events from 2016

2016 was another incredible year for us. We were a part of so many events, each presenting unique challenges and opportunities to create something special and memorable. We could never choose just one favorite, so here's…
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In the News
March 25, 2016

In the News: Dusty Rhodes takes on Harborfest

From The Boston Globe – Dusty Rhodes helped rescue First Night this past winter. Now she’s hoping to do the same with Boston Harborfest this summer. The Conventures Inc. president volunteered to have the First…
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Event Planning
January 28, 2016

Top Three Tips for Staying Organized!

Organization is key in the event business! Take a look at these three suggestions for staying on top of your work and making every event absolutely unforgettable! 1. Make a list This is the most…
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January 1, 2016

2015: Year in Review

That's another year in the books! Take a look back at our 2015, from the never-ending snow collected at the Seaport snow farm right outside our office to the incredible First Night First Day. Happy…
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