Category Archives: Event Recap

Event Recap


Wrapping Up 2010 at Lima Lounge

Event planners, entertainers, and anyone interested in the industry gathered on a rainy Tuesday night at Lima Restaurant on K Street NW for the last Metro Events Specialists mixer of 2010. DJ Neekola spun beats as guests sipped on festive seasonal lattes by the Travelling Bean and sampled Celestial Cheesecakes.

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Record Attendance at August Green Mixer

On August 31, 2010 Metro Event Specialists (MES) hosted its 6th networking event featuring a green theme, open bar, and one of the best views in DC. Hosted on the outdoor patio of the Hotel Palomar, we saw record attendance of over 400 event professionals.

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300 Planners Attend June Networking Mixer

On June 29, 2010 Metro Event Specialists (MES) hosted its 5th networking event at one of DC’s newest venues, George. With 350 event planners and caterers in attendance the event was officially the largest event in the history of MES.

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L2 Helps Kick Off 2010

On February 23rd, Metro Event Specialists hosted is fourth networking mixer at the exclusive L2 Lounge. Over 200 event planners and event service providers turned out to L2 for MES’ largest networking event to date. The event featured food, drinks, entertainment, and of course the best networking in the industry.

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Halloween Networking Mixer a Real Treat

On October 27, 2009 MES hosted its Halloween networking event. Over 150 event professionals arrived at the Renaissance M Street hotel to a number of Tricks and Treats. The event featured live jazz music, free food, a vodka tasting bar, photo booth, green screen photography, a DJ, and even a costume contest.

Over 200 Planners Attend August Mixer

On August 25, 2009 Metro Event Specialists hosted its second networking event for the special events industry. The event, which was hosted at the Topaz Hotel, attracted over 200 of the industry’s top event planners and vendors.

Kickoff Event a Success

On June 23, 2009 MES hosted its first networking event at the Hotel Helix in Washington, DC. Over 75 event professionals turned out for entertainment, drinks, and some fantastic networking. We hope you will join us for the second installment of MES Networking in August!