According to Indeed, a crucial aspect of creating a long-lasting client relationship is providing an excellent service starting at the very first interaction with the client. Some ways to ensure that this occurs is by: clear and concise communication, remaining human, learning their needs, providing expertise and exceeding expectations.

“Businesses that develop great, long-term relationships with their clients are more likely to receive repeat business from those clients. Satisfied customers might recommend your company, product or service to a colleague, leading to new business. …


In-person events are back, and we’re loving it! Planned is here to support the event planning industry in creating memorable events.

Right now we’re excited to see so many events happening across North America, so we wanted to share a few of them to inspire your next in-person event and showcase all the incredible large-scale events that are coming up.

The Special Event 2021 Conference and Tradeshow

July 19–22, 2021 at the Miami Beach Convention Center

“Do you have your evening event tickets yet? Finally...you are traveling! Yes! Ensure you get the most out of your experience and see firsthand the NEW food, beverage, entertainment, and décor ideas that will wow your clients. We are pulling out all the stops at this year's showcasing events.”

Event planners and caterers support each other throughout the entire planning process and The Special Event and Catersource bring everyone in those industries together for an unparalleled immersive experience every year…


According to Hubspot, “so much about SaaS product’ success hinges on a smart pricing model. Given this, developing a well-thought-out pricing plan is extremely important. Customers might opt-out of their subscription if they feel your prices are too high, but you also need to charge enough to keep your company afloat.”

Planned has zero cost to try the platform and here’s why!

Planned has two different account opportunities: Basic account and Enterprise account. Our basic account allows users to login to the platform and begin their Planned journey for FREE. …


With a population over 8 million people, New York knows how to celebrate! There is never a dull moment across all five boroughs and now is the perfect time to host an incredible corporate event that your guests will be reminiscing about for the rest of the year.

New York City is coming back full-swing, and our catering partners are READY to help you celebrate! …


According to Forbes, there are clear benefits to having a strong, unified company culture underlying your business’s operations. Those culture benefits include: contributing to the values of your company, increasing better talent retention, and adding to brand identity. The Society for Human Resource Management shared, “When an organization has a strong culture, three things happen: Employees know how top management wants them to respond to any situation, employees believe that the expected response is the proper one, and employees know that they will be rewarded for demonstrating the organization’s values.”

September is just around the corner, and a lot of…


Planned has created an event planning platform that completely transforms the event industry. Its intuitive features and helpful filters allows the user to quickly discover the exact type of suppliers that they need for their event. The marketplace is filled with over 20,000 unique venues and highly talented vendors to enable clients across North America to host memorable and unique events. One big piece of the Planned marketplace is the different categorization of the suppliers.

Using a filter in a category to find the right fit for your event needs.

Creating categories within a marketplace promotes efficiency; rather than endlessly searching on Google, users can quickly choose a category that they are looking for, use…


The best product managers are visionaries who can creatively problem solve. They help guide the success of a product and lead the cross-functional team that is responsible for improving it. This is an important organizational role — especially in technology companies.

Over the past year the Planned platform has been re-invented from the ground up. It’s all about understanding the user needs and ensuring an intuitive and seamless experience. As the pandemic recedes and social restrictions are being removed globally, we’re continuing to see the results of our hard work through the events that our clients are booking.

You’re probably…


Planned is a platform designed to connect corporate event planners with suppliers across North America. The marketplace is filled with over 20,000 unique venues and highly talented vendors, which planners can browse and filter through, to find the perfect match for their events. The marketplace spans across a variety of categories such as food and beverage, staffing, venues, experiences, speakers, equipment and decor, and so much more. The platform also enables planners to converse with suppliers, share documents such as quotes and invoices, make payments, and track spending, all in one place.

The Planned marketplace, filled with various categories, like venues, experiences, transport, staffing, etc.

The platform has been used by companies all…


As the second most-populous city in Canada and largest in Québec, Montréal has the highest number of restaurants per capita which makes for an incredible location for corporate events. With its historic architecture and laid-back atmosphere, it’s no wonder this metropolis on the Saint Lawrence River ranks as the number one host city for international events in North America.

Among Montréal’s claims to prominence are as the birthplace of the world-famous Cirque de Soleil, host city of the 1976 Olympic Games, and home to Expo ’67, often cited as one of the best World Exhibitions of the 20th century. We’ve…


It’s no secret that British Columbia in the summer is unbeatable. With everyone out and about, walking, running, swimming, roller skating, and everything in between, the vibes make for a great four months of sunshine.

Our marketplace is filled with venues in Vancouver that will make your summer events unforgettable and surrounded by British Columbia’s natural beauty.

Magic Yacht Charters

“Rain, snow, or shine, our yachts are always a good time.”

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