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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ConventuresEvents
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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ConventuresEvents
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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Meet the Team
September 24, 2015

Meet Sydney Marshall!

When did you start working here? And B.C. (Before Conventures) — work, school? I graduated from a small women’s college in Virginia and then moved to the “big city” of Boston. I even remember when…
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Event PlanningSports
June 2, 2015

Tips for creating your perfect race course

Long before runners line up for the start of your race, a lot of hard work, creativity and, at times, even a bit of good fortune have gone into creating the exact route they will run. We work with dozens of clients to design the perfect race course to match their goals and their market. No two courses are exactly the same, so what will make your race course stand…
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John Hancock Sports & Fitness Expo
EventsSports
April 15, 2015

We’ll see you at the John Hancock Sports & Fitness Expo!

This Friday we open the doors on an event that’s very close to our hearts—The John Hancock Sports & Fitness Expo. It’s our 37th year producing this annual celebration of the running community and we…
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Meet the Team
April 1, 2015

Meet Sam!

When did you start working here? And B.C. (Before Conventures) — work, school? I interned with Conventures from May 2013 to August 2013 and was then hired full time as an Assistant Account Coordinator with…
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