Hill on Hollywood

Thursday, September 18, 2014
On the Lot with Therese Cole-Hubbs

Karma is a good thing, especially when it’s electric. For more than a decade, Therese Cole-Hubbs, owner of Electric Karma International (formerly ASC) has been one of the nation’s foremost producers of South Asian (India, Pakistan, Bangladesh) weddings, planning hundreds … Read more


Thursday, September 11, 2014
Back to Fall: Comfort Food

Last week, we went back to school. This week, we’re approaching mid-September, and while it’s tough to feel so close to fall when it’s 100 degrees in Southern California, we can’t help but start to pine for those cold weather … Read more

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Thursday, September 4, 2014
Back to School: Back to Basics

I love speaking at industry events, and I equally love to talk to attendees after my sessions. Frequently, I get asked for advice on how to either get started in the special events industry or how to advance, or even … Read more

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Thursday, August 28, 2014
Setting the Stage

There’s a reason that the phrase “setting the stage” is so important. Everything we do personally and professionally relies on how well we set our own stage –  telling others who we are, defining a tone for an event, and … Read more


Thursday, August 14, 2014
On the Lot With Troy Williams

Troy Williams was at Warner Bros. Pictures for 14 years as the Senior Publicist for Premieres and Special Events. I have always enjoyed his sparkling personality and creativity and had mixed emotions when he left a year ago to begin … Read more


Thursday, August 7, 2014
A Taste of the Big Apple in Hollywood

  New York: it’s said if you can make it there, you can make it anywhere. Countless young hopefuls have learned the hard way that it’s easier said than done. However, many savvy event planners know that they can make … Read more

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Thursday, July 31, 2014
10 Summer Trends that Mix it Up!

For me, summer officially arrives tomorrow. August is a month in which we all seem to slow down – and this is a good thing! I remember long days at the beach as a kid, returning home with shoulders just … Read more


Thursday, July 24, 2014
On the Lot with Kristin Banta

There are some event professionals who can simply rock a headset and Kristin Banta is one of them. With her long blond hair – often up high in retro ponytail – quick smile, and inquisitive mind, she is a star … Read more


Thursday, July 17, 2014
Batman Takes up Residence on the Lot

In celebration of the 75th Anniversary of DC Comics’ iconic Batman character, the Warner Bros. VIP Studio Tour team worked closely with DC Entertainment to create “The Batman Exhibit,” and they joined forces with the Special Events department to host … Read more

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Thursday, June 19, 2014
Dinner in Two Acts

A working set provided the perfect backdrop for a corporate dinner event. Corporate. Dinner. Two words that sound unimaginative… unless, of course, they are accompanied by two working sets from some of Warner Bros.’ most popular television shows! Recently, we … Read more