Corporate event badges that make us salivate – foil makes it boil

crawfish_crawl_foil_stamped_corporate-vip_badgeNo, we don’t eat our badges. But quite often we get to work on badges for events we would love to go to, and Ingram Micro’s Crawfish Fest (a corporate event they threw for their company) is a prime example.

Simply an excuse to celebrate their company’s success and make their employees feel special, Ingram Micro threw their own Crawfish Fest and gave their employees corporate VIP badges, custom designed and crafted with love by Access Pass & Design. We got to have fun with putting holographic foil on the logo, which gives it that holographic rainbow look when exposed to light.

We like to think it makes it hotter than a crawfish in a pot of boiling water. Continue reading “Corporate event badges that make us salivate – foil makes it boil” »

Conference credentials for Bike Expo New York

Bike-Expo-New-York-custom-conference-badgesNew York is home to Bike New York, a non-profit whose mission it is to promote cycling and “as a safe and sustainable means of transit and recreation; a green, healthy compliment to New Yorkers’ daily lives by providing access to safe cycling practices and engaging events.”

Each year, Bike New York holds an expo, (Bike Expo New York), “the most-attended consumer bike expo in the nation.” Attracting more than 50,000 cyclist and attendees Continue reading “Conference credentials for Bike Expo New York” »

ArcadiaCon 2014 – Access Conference Badges shine!

AcardiaCon-custom-conference-badgesNot only did ArcadiaCon, the annual gamer conference held on the island of Galveston, TX, have a blast this year bringing together gamers and some of the newest, trend-setting games on the market, they chose Access to make some fantastic convention badges for their 2014 convention.

Conference badges come in all shapes in sizes Continue reading “ArcadiaCon 2014 – Access Conference Badges shine!” »

Rock ‘n Roll Cocktails to benefit FightMSA.org brings VIPs, raises $550k+

Kerry Simon "Simon Says Fight MSA" Benefit Concert At The Keep Memory Alive Center In Las Vegas - Inside Concert / Party

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+” »

Pollstar Live! 2014 uses digital voting, vouchers to enhance conference

Pollstar-Live-Conference-voting-nfc-event-badges-smallPollstar 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” »