Archive by Author

Inspired Company Events

Sometimes, your surroundings can change everything. It’s the reason why we travel. Why we explore. When was the last time four white walls and a dry erase board really inspired you? The brilliance of Office Space aside, when have rows of cubicles inspired anybody? Food and hospitality work the same way. There’s a reason why […]

Closing the Year with Cheer


Autumn is upon us and we remind ourselves to enjoy the fleeting beauty of the season, we often find ourselves busily preparing for changes in the weather, for the slew of upcoming holidays, and for a new year approaching. With all the hubbub, it can be tempting to put off end-of-year celebrations until another, less […]

Perry Fotopoulos

Perry Fotopoulos

Perry Fotopoulos has always had one foot in the wine business and the other in event production. Voted “Retail Wine Consultant of the Year” at the Midwest International Wine Exposition and certified as sommelier by the Master Court of Sommeliers in 1993. His midnight booze cruises were infamous, but eventually banned from Lake Michigan. He built “one of […]