By Allison Sousa
The event industry has been one of the hardest hit by the Coronavirus pandemic. Like most organizations, the pandemic has likely changed the event industry for the foreseeable future. From venues and catering companies - to photographers, wedding cake experts, entertainers, cleaning crews, suppliers and other service providers & vendors - all are experiencing a seismic shift in the structure and execution of events.
The outlook continues to change daily and these changes don't just impact the providers; they will also require event and meeting planners to consider new trends, requirements, and technologies on the front-end. Amid the terrible confusion, here are some of the trends being consistently noted by industry professionals: