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 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.
As in every customer-centric business, our sales department plays a pivotal role in the growth of our company and the success of our clients. Here at Planned that entails bridging the gap between the needs of today’s imaginative Event Planners and what our product offers. As a result, our sales team plays an instrumental role in empowering our clients to create incredible events.
One of the key members of our sales team is Account Manager Sofia Benhmida. Joining the team in January of last year, Sofia has unfailingly exceeded expectations in contributing to our success and serving her clients. …
Today is World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development. This day provides everyone with an opportunity to deepen their understanding of the values of cultural diversity and inclusion. As a leader in the event planning industry, we wanted to host a virtual event to share tactical methods on how to focus on Diversity and Inclusion in events and the workplace.
According to the United Nations, “Three-quarters of the world’s major conflicts have a cultural dimension. Bridging the gap between cultures is urgent and necessary for peace, stability and development.Cultural …
Ensuring our Planned marketplace is up-to-date and jam packed with curated vendors and venues to meet your needs is our top priority. With summer approaching, we’ve added more outdoor venues and warm weather experiences than ever for you to discover.
Here are some outdoor venue ideas to keep in mind to take advantage of hotter days and milder nights when planning your next event:
Hotel Nelligan in Montreal
Island Oyster in Brooklyn
Planned exists to offer event planners everywhere the best solution available for their events. In practice this translates to providing a dashboard view of the multitude of decisions and tasks which make an event successful — reliably providing event planners with a seamless, efficient, and comprehensive platform which enhances the experience of event planning for all planners.
Over the past year we’ve taken advantage of the pause offered by the COVID-19 pandemic and re-invented our platform from the ground up. Our team of developers and user interface designers have created new features, a more intuitive interface, and easier discovery of…
“Without urgent action, global waste will increase by 70 percent on current levels by 2050” according to the World Bank’s latest report. Although Earth Day is only celebrated one day of the year, the well being of our planet and its natural resources should be prioritized every day.
As a leader in the event planning industry, Planned wanted to shed light on the vast amounts of waste produced by events every year, and share the measures we can all take to greatly reduce it. …
Tomorrow the world celebrates Earth Day. With this time of celebration, comes the sad reality that, according to the Scientific American, if we continue to consume natural resources at the rate we are today, the natural resources our planet provides us with will significantly decrease within the next 60 years.
It’s our responsibility in the event planning industry to understand the enviromental footprint each event hosted has on our planet and finds ways to decrease it.
Although the celebration of International Women’s Day has passed, let’s continue to commemorate and take pride in the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women.
As a leader in the event planning industry, Planned understands the importance of transparency in discussing social issues. To celebrate International Women’s Day Planned sponsored two panel discussions about gender equality in the event planning industry. Our panelists were four pioneers in the event industry who are individually highly successful:
Lynn-Fergusion Pinet (Co-owner and Chief Team Architect of Conundrum Adventures)
Danielle Schulz (Corporate Wellness Director of The Triangle Sessions)
Émilie Brunet (President and Founder…
A group of boundary-pushers revolutionizing the event planning process.