Jonathan Kazarian

About Jonathan Kazarian

Jon is Accelevents’ CEO and Co-Founder, responsible for setting and executing the vision for the company. Jon’s time is often spent designing the system to maximize your experience working with Accelevents.

[Webinar Series] Pivot to Virtual Fundraising

2020-05-25T23:50:06-04:00March 23rd, 2020|

It's no secret that the COVID-19 pandemic has completely shifted how the world works, plays, & interacts. The event hosting & fundraising space has not be exempt from this either, as nonprofit & charitable organizations rely on events to raise the money required for their mission. Prioritizing the safety & health of communities is [...]

Top 14 Virtual Conference Platforms

2020-05-20T10:36:55-04:00April 6th, 2020|

As the event world rounds third on a full month of cancellations and postponements many are deciding to move ahead with their event in a virtual arena.  Cue the Google searches for “best virtual event software” and reading through endless feature lists and confusing pricing pages.   We broke down the best features, pricing, and [...]

How Technology Can Simplify Event Management

2020-03-30T17:37:44-04:00October 30th, 2019|

It is never easy to stage an event, especially a large-scale and international one. This is especially true for teams with less than five people who work on two to five events each year. It is also the same for organizers who put together more than 25 gatherings annually, who make up over 25% of [...]

9 Key Metrics for Tracking Event Success

2019-10-03T18:37:59-04:00September 11th, 2019|

When it comes to marketing your organization, few things are more effective than holding an event. But how can you really tell if the event was a success?  Attendance can be a sign of successful ticket sales, but it does not necessarily indicate a successful event. You will want something more than that, something [...]

Top 10 School Fundraiser Ideas

2019-08-26T14:21:04-04:00August 26th, 2019|

As the back-to-school season approaches, you may be starting to think about some fun and effective ways to raise money during the upcoming school year. Effective and easy fundraising ideas can be important for all kinds of academic institutions. Whether you're a student planning a high school fundraiser or a parent helping to raise [...]

How to Design an Event Seating Chart to Suit Your Event

2020-05-05T19:45:07-04:00August 22nd, 2019|

Designing the perfect seating chart for your event can often be complicated. The goal is to create a practical and comfortable seating arrangement that suits your event while keeping guests and attendees engaged. For most event planners, this means balancing a number of factors. Different events have different requirements, which will all affect the [...]

How to Build an Event Agenda

2020-05-05T19:32:38-04:00August 6th, 2019|

When planning an event, creating an event agenda is a crucial step. An agenda ensures that your content and event schedule are organized and easily accessed by guests and attendees.  As an event organizer, an agenda acts as your roadmap. It will help you keep track of all the moving parts while monitoring audience [...]

A Complete Guide to Conference Planning

2020-05-05T19:38:10-04:00August 5th, 2019|

Planning a conference, whether it be on a venue or a virtual event, is no small feat and requires meticulous planning and attention to detail in order to pull off. Once your team has decided that they would like to host a conference, there are numerous steps to turn your initial concept into a [...]

How to Find a Venue for an Event

2020-04-02T18:26:07-04:00August 2nd, 2019|

As an event planner, booking the perfect venue for your event is key. It is the moment where everything feels like it starts to come together. Once you have the venue, the rest of the event logistics and details more easily fall into place. However, finding that ideal venue is not always a simple [...]

How to Sell Event Tickets on Facebook

2020-05-05T19:20:50-04:00July 24th, 2019|

If you're organizing an event and plan to sell tickets, you need to be thinking about the best way to sell tickets online. More specifically, how to use the reach of social media to sell tickets through facebook. Social media is an incredibly important tool when it comes to marketing your event, encouraging ticket [...]