Tips to Make it an Awesome Bar/Bat Mitzvah Party

March 31, 2016 by Damian O’Keeffe
Bar/Bat Mitzvah NYC - Hornblower


It’s a once-in-a-lifetime experience, so you want to make sure everything is perfect and that includes the party to celebrate this unique milestone. But don’t overthink it, the most important part of the celebration is that it should be fun.

Remember, it’s not your party, it’s your child’s party, so when you’re considering any of the advice below, make sure you think about it from the perspective of the person this …

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Hornblower Featured in Chloe Magazine

November 18, 2015 by Damian O’Keeffe
Fashion at Hornblower's Pier 40


We know we have the best looking yachts on New York Harbor, so we weren’t surprised when photographer, Cedeno did a fashion shoot at our Pier 40 location in the west village, with Hornblower’s luxury fleet playing co-star in the background, for a special feature in Chloe Magazine.

Titled Come with me with my love to the sea, the sea of love, Hornblower’s yachts are perfectly suited to the fashion world, with …

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12 Tips to Improve Sustainability at Your Next Event

April 22, 2015 by Cameron Clark
12 tips to improve sustainability at your next event


It’s Earth Day! To honor our beloved blue planet, Hornblower has put together a short list of tips to help you minimize your carbon footprint and improve overall sustainability at your next event, conference or meeting.

12 Tips to Improve Sustainability at Your Next Event

1. Go paperless by using apps. or providing USB drives with handouts, speaker bios, agendas, and show guides. CrowdCompass mobile apps can help.

2. Design menus around seasonal produce …

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2015 Event and Meeting Trends to Look Out For

April 3, 2015 by Damian O’Keeffe
Event trends in 2015


Advances in mobile technology, higher standards for sustainability, and a rise in event globalism will combine to create an exciting environment for events in 2015. As planners increasingly consider and integrate these aspects and concepts into the events that they produce, we’re likely to see a number of specific trends emerge throughout the calendar year. Here are some of the event and meeting trends that are sure to take off …

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