Organizer Stories: The Sloodge’s Matt Proctor

Inspiration - Phillip Mayer - December 31, 2015

On the outside, Park Slope’s The Sloodge looks like it might be occupied by any one of the neighborhood’s young families just trying…

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Organizer Stories: Marisa Douenias from The Secret Loft Show

Inspiration - Phillip Mayer - December 14, 2015

When we showed up to talk to Marisa Douenias at last month’s Secret Loft Show, she was sporting aqua blue hair beneath…

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Organizer Stories: Brooklyn Spaces Bike Tour, a tour not for tourists

Inspiration - Phillip Mayer - December 4, 2015

The good old Oxford English Dictionary defines “tourist” as “a person who is traveling or visiting a place for pleasure.” Jonah Levy…

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Rosalind Grush as Douglas Gordon as Kurt Cobain as Andy Warhol as Myra Hindley as Marilyn Monroe

Organizer Stories: The Tank’s Rosalind Grush

Inspiration - Phillip Mayer - November 13, 2015

Today on Organizer Stories we sit down with Rosalind Grush, Artistic Director of the storied New York City performing arts presenter The Tank.…

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Organizer Stories: Komeeda’s Jabber Al-Bihani

Behind the Scenes, Event Management, Happenings, Inspiration - Phillip Mayer - October 19, 2015

Welcome reader to Organizer Stories! This interview begins a series of blog posts whose intent is to profile some of the most chronically…

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Announcing our first class of Mini-Grant grantees!

News - Phillip Mayer - August 17, 2015

Although we’ve always been staunch supporters of quality events at Peatix, we came to the realization recently that maybe we weren’t being quite staunch…

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Ok sure, here is $200 for your event

Hacks, News - Phillip Mayer - July 29, 2015

Money! Does it buy happiness? Ask most anyone who has ever organized an event, and I bet you $200 that they’ll respond…

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How Peatix helps with TEDx registration

Event Management, Hacks - Phillip Mayer - July 17, 2015

At the heart of every TEDx is a community passionate about ideas worth spreading. Peatix’s fee-free tools and event support specialists help you…

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ALL the things all organizers should be doing to encourage online ticket sales

Event Management, Hacks, Marketing - Phillip Mayer - June 25, 2015

Selling tickets on the internet is an art, and a fairly new art at that: most of us are still new to…

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Meta Fridays: Facebook Event Marketing

Hacks, Marketing - Phillip Mayer - September 27, 2014

A list of lists for how to adeptly handle marketing an event on Facebook

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