Our Top 10 Event Industry Podcasts

Does a quiet workspace really get under your skin??! If you are a listen-to-music-while-working type of person, have you considered listening to podcasts?

A few members of our team are ‘Podcast Junkies’ so we’ve rounded up the best of the best, for our industry. We love that these podcasts are all up-to-date with their information and share various points of view.

Photo credit: FO Photography, Alberta Podcast Network Launch 2017

Note: The podcasts below are listed in alphabetical order and the descriptions provided are in the podcasters own words.

Behind The Clipboard Expert Event Tips “Tune in as we take you ‘Behind the Clipboard’ at major events and lift the lid on the tricks of the trade in the event industry! Join our expert hosts, Tamara Cook and Melissa Howie, as they take you backstage, into the green room, behind the AV desk, the hotel basement and everywhere in between to bring you the best event tips going around.”

Event Brew “Event Brew is the place to sit back, grab your brew of choice (coffee/tea/beer), and listen in as we discuss some of the most controversial, important, and exciting topics in the industry. This weekly podcast, hosted by Will Curran, Nick Borelli, Dustin Westling, and Thuy Diep will provide a well-rounded view into what actual event professionals think about current news in the events world.”

#EventIcons “Wouldn’t you like to sit down for an hour each week with the biggest names in events, have a cup of coffee, and just talk about their experiences? Now you can with our weekly video talk show podcast, #EventIcons! 

Each week, we interview the biggest names in the events industry and give you, the audience, the chance to ask any questions you want. This is your time to pick their brains and see how the icons of the event industry think.”

Event Industry News “Welcome to the Event Industry News podcast, the leading portal for event organisers. Each week we invite industry guests on to the show to discuss a range of topics with event management.”

Event Tech Podcast “Event Tech Podcast is the premiere place for event profs to stay in the know about the latest and most innovative tech. Join us for a thought provoking journey on how tech can evolve our industry. Hosted by Brandt Krueger of Event Technology Consulting & Will Curran of Endless Events.”

Eventful: The Podcast for Meeting Professionals “Hosted by Northstar Meetings Group, Eventful invites you to listen in on insightful conversations about hot topics in the meetings and events industry. Tune in for interviews and analysis of the editorial coverage in Meetings & Conventions, Successful Meetings, Meeting News and Incentive.”

GatherGeeks “Join David Adler, chairman and founder of BizBash, as he discusses the latest news and trends affecting event marketers, meeting strategists, nonprofit organizers, and everyone in between. This podcast by BizBash is the destination for information, innovation, and inspiration for anyone involved in planning events and meetings, from conferences, trade shows, and fund-raising galas to product launches, festivals, award shows, weddings, and birthdays.”

Meetings Today Podcast “Interested in hearing from meetings industry thought leaders and experts while you’re on the go or multi-tasking? Then you’re in the right spot. Our Meetings Today podcasts feature thoughtful, in-depth conversations with some of the most influential people in the events biz.”

Two Chicks, Three Seats: The Event Manager’s Guide to Industry Trends “Two Chicks, Three Seats is a podcast that covers all of the hospitality industry’s hottest topics, from current hospitality news, food and beverage trends, interviews with event guests, to marketing tips and more.”

The Events Insight Podcast “Welcome to The Events Insight, created to entertain, enlighten and inspire anyone involved in or thinking of joining our exciting and diverse events industry. We bring you illuminating tales from some amazing people in a vast array of roles and from all across the globe.”

It’s no secret we love podcasts but we’d love to know your thoughts – what are your favourite podcasts to listen to?

Oh and did you know our CEO, Eryne Sarabin, was recently a guest on Amplomedia’s podcast! You can find her episode here!

– Your Tycoon, Lindsay XO