Bill Nutt wins The Voice? The classic badges to riches story!

Josh Kaufman DoppelgängerWe just got word that our Creative Director, Bill Nutt, won The Voice last night!

It’s fitting, considering he actually designed some of the first custom backstage passes for The Voice years ago (see below). Hmmm, maybe that’s how he got backstage to audition in the first place…

However he did it, Bill apparently heard the sirens call of the spotlight, tried out, and won, all while fulfilling his duties as Creative Director at Access Pass & Design!

Ok, perhaps Bill didn’t ACTUALLY win. Continue reading “Bill Nutt wins The Voice? The classic badges to riches story!” »

Danny Heinsohn awarded inaugural OM Foundation Award at National Sports Forum 2014

National-Sports-Forum-OM-Foundation-AwardAccess 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” »

Multi-use conference badges take center stage at Dreamforce 2013!

custom conference badges at dreamforceLet’s just start by saying, Salesforce.com, the world’s largest customer relationship management (CRM) platform puts on a pretty amazing show every year at its Dreamforce Conference.

We’ve been to big conferences before (Consumer Electronics Show, Global Gaming Expo), but none were quite so impressive in their continuity, user experience, and overall branding as Dreamforce.

Dreamforce is the largest single-company owned conference in the world.

Boasting 130,000 attendees this year, Dreamforce outgrew the San Francisco Convention Center a few years ago and the conference footprint now extends to many of the hotels surrounding San Francisco’s Moscone Center. It even took us all the way to AT&T park to get backstage with Blondie and Green Day Continue reading “Multi-use conference badges take center stage at Dreamforce 2013!” »

First in Math, Player of the Day: Rock Star Badges Awarded to Top Math Students

(Story originally published by FirstInMath.com. View the original article HERE.)

First-in-Math-Player-of-the-Day-Custom-VIP-BadgesSPARKS, NEVADA—Did you know First In Math Player of the Day badges are made alongside backstage passes and VIP badges for the world’s largest bands and sports teams?

Access Pass & Design leads the industry in the design and production of live-event credentials such as VIP and ‘backstage’ passes for music artists like Jay-Z, Kelly Clarkson, Smashing Pumpkins, Rihanna, Kanye West, Carrie Underwood, Black Eyed Peas and more. They also produce First In Math’s colorful Player of the Day badges.

The company opened its doors in 2002—coincidentally the same year the First In Math Online Program site was launched. “We do many of the large music festivals, like the Lilith Fair and Bonnaroo, and also work with companies like Nike, MTV, VH1, NBC and Disney,” says company owner Seth Sheck. Sports franchises the company partners with include Continue reading “First in Math, Player of the Day: Rock Star Badges Awarded to Top Math Students” »

Seth’s Spot: backstage passes on eBay, interview with Mike Amato, and more!

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Seth’s Spot!

Happy September Friends! Autumn is here and so is this month’s Access Newsletter. Hopefully you all saw the recent work we’ve been doing to police eBay auctions for live passes again this year. We’ve pulled over 500 from the site in effort to keep our industry safer.

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