The recap below is courtesy Alissa Kelly at PR Plus – Access was proud to produce event credentials for this fantastic (and poignant) event.
On Thursday night, the biggest names from the music and culinary world came together at the Keep Memory Alive Event Center for a special benefit in honor of Chef Kerry Simon who has been battling the effects of Multiple System Atrophy (MSA) for several years, with the confirmation diagnosis coming just late last year. The event saw 450 guests and raised nearly $550,000 towards MSA clinical care and research. Continue reading “Rock ‘n Roll Cocktails to benefit FightMSA.org brings VIPs, raises $550k+” »
Affectionately known as “The Great American Race”, the Daytona 500 is perhaps the most well-known motorsports event in the world, drawing over 20 million television viewers and 147,000 attendees to the Daytona International Motor Speedway each year.
This year, in coordination with DRIVE4COPD (a community health initiative to educate and screen the public for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) NASCAR held a VIP event in the infield prior to the race in which they used Access Event Technology Platform and NFC-enabled custom VIP passes to enhance the experience for the attendees and streamline the process for the event coordinators.
The VIP list included notable guests from across the industries, from 50 Cent, Jake Owen Continue reading “DAYTONA 500 VIP Event uses Access Event Technology Platform, sends SMS messages for event coordination and VIP notification” »
Pollstar Live! 2014 has incorporated a digital voting application this year to facilitate their annual music poster voting.
The live-event voting application allows each attendee to cast a single vote for their favorite music poster (each of which is displayed in the poster contest area for the duration of the conference). The voting application is part of an Access Event Technology Platform, connecting tech-enabled conference badges to a customized event-application to enable streamlined conference functions that make any conference better managed and more engaging for conference attendees.
Each custom conference badge, created by Access Pass & Design, includes an NFC tag (a type of RFID technology), and each tag was encoded to represent the individual attendee. The association of the NFC tag on the badge to an individual attendee allows each attendee to use their badge to Continue reading “Pollstar Live! 2014 uses digital voting, vouchers to enhance conference” »
What’s better than golfing in the sun? Golfing in the sun for a good cause!
Kevin Lyman, Steve Van Doren and 4Fini welcomed industry professionals for the 2014 Duffing for Dollars: a day of golf at Mission Viejo Country Club to benefit active music industry non-profit organizations Unite The United and Musicares.
Access, a long-time sponsor of Duffing for Dollars, was in full force demonstrating not just top-quality personalized event passes and custom golf bag tags, but live event technology to increase the branding and exposure of the Duffing for Dollars brands and the non-profits it supports. Continue reading “Duffing for Dollars uses event technology to increase awareness of fundraiser, non-profits” »
Access Pass & Design is very proud to announce that Danny Heinsohn, a ten-year veteran of the National Sports Forum, and a fantastic member of our team at Access for over eleven years, received the inaugural OM Foundation Award (1man1mission.org) at the National Sports Forum Budweiser Gala last Tuesday in Dallas, Texas.
Danny received the award for his embodiment of the values of the foundation: his strength and survivorship after brain cancer Continue reading “Danny Heinsohn awarded inaugural OM Foundation Award at National Sports Forum 2014” »