Class Library Mindy Weiss on Planning Events for Celebrities

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  • Title:Mindy Weiss on Planning Events for Celebrities
  • Category:Maverick Series Interviews
  • Level:All
  • Instructor:Maverick Series
  • Length:30 min
  • Posted:10/20/2011
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Fergie, Josh Duhamel, Ellen Degeneres, Katy Perry, Russell Brand, Hilary Duff, Carmelo Anthony, Heidi Klum, Seal, Gwen Stefani, Kate Beckinsale, Sting, Pink, Jennifer Lopez, Denise Richards, Brooke Shields. These are just a few of the celebrities who've hired Mindy Weiss to plan their events.

Listen in as event planner extraordinaire shares what it's like to plan celebrity weddings, work in far off countries and execute over the top events. Let Mindy bring you into her world and explain what it takes to be in the industry, be a working mom and be part of the Mindy Weiss family. From her biggest source of pride to her largest setback and the magic Mindy flair that makes her events so special learn why Mindy Weiss is one of the most sought after event planners in the industry.

ILEA Approved ContentThis course is ILEA Approved with content that is alligned with the International Live Events Association's Core Curriculum. ILEA Approved is the international education standard selected for creative event professionals and has been developed to recognize specific content that has significance for the global creative events industry. Click Here to learn more about ILEA.

ILEA Core Curriculum Key Competencies Category for this course / content: 
Event Planning 

Learning Outcomes

    1. Hear about what it takes to plan celebrity events.
    2. Learn about Mindy's management style and what it's like to work for her.
    3. Understand the importance of personality in the event industry
    4. Discover Mindy's greatest source of pride and her biggest inspiration

Table of Contents

Watch the Full Interview
Mindy Weiss - Full Interview 29:16
Watch the Interview in Chapters
How Did You Get Started? How Is Your Firm Structured? 5:06
Matching Staff to Client Personalities 3:07
What Kind of Boss Are You? 4:09
Describe Your Biggest Setback 2:08
Working with Celebrities 4:54
Katy Perry & Russell Brand's Wedding in India 2:52
Tony Parker & Eva Longoria's Wedding in Paris 2:29
On Branching Out to Books, Apps & More 3:20
Whom Do You Admire & Why 2:42

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