Networking Events are Key Socially and Professionally

I am a serial networker and I am guessing you have heard this before from many others, but in my case, it is absolutely true. Networking has been a staple of business development since the dawn of time and it has been covered extensively in a good number of articles, blog posts and talk shows…. Read more »

Start Promoting Your App Early

We at Core-apps always emphasize this: “Effectively promoting your mobile app is important to fully achieve your download and usage goals.” As an organizer, you want to capture as many app downloads as you possibly can through pre-event promotion.  It is necessary to not only promote downloading the app but also to ensure that it… Read more »

I guess we are not considered a startup anymore!

As of last month, March 2016, Core-apps is 7 years old.  I am so proud of our team here at Core-apps!  Core-apps was founded on the core principles of: 1) treating our customers like partners, with the highest level of customer service promised and delivered, and 2) being the leader in the event industry by… Read more »

It’s Time to Give Up Printed Material

It is time to STOP printing material for your event and move to the digital world! Yes, I am throwing down the gauntlet!  Ditch your paper event guide, maps, and programs.  You are wasting your money, your sponsors’ money, and the time it takes to put all that printed material together.  You are also killing… Read more »

Questions I Wish People Would Ask

Fact:  There are dozens of mobile event app companies. However, having more options doesn’t make your job any easier. Fact:  Most apps have the basic features that you want. From Alerts, Schedules, Exhibitor Listings, and Social Engagement… name it and most apps have it. Fact:  Not all mobile app providers are created equal. I recently… Read more »

Innovation Is Only The First Step On The Way To Execution

I recently added a fresh quote to my email signature, “Innovation is rewarded, execution is worshiped,” by Eric Thomas.  It was over a year ago when I first heard this quote at the TSNN Awards in Cleveland where Dan Gilbert, the owner of Quicken Loans, was speaking.  It directly resonated with me because Core-apps has… Read more »

Good Planning Keeps An Event’s Momentum Going

Our CEO, Jay Tokosh, interviewed with at the IAEE Expo! Expo! show in Baltimore. Jay spoke about new technology and how good planning can help an event maintain relevance from one year to the next. Here are his thoughts: