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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Exclusive Offers for New York Private Charters this Summer!

March 16, 2015 by Cameron Clark
Contact us for more information on 2015 summer yacht charters.


About Our New York Private Charter Offers:

This spring and summer, Hornblower Cruises & Events wants to host your event–whether that’s a corporate team building outing, client dinner, fundraiser, concert or anything in between.

To sweeten the pot, Hornblower is offering some exciting New York private charter promotions you should consider as you begin planning for summer.

Book by 4/30:

Receive a free bar upgrade plus 10% off your entire event.

Book by 6/14:

Receive a …

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Happy Employee Appreciation Day!

March 6, 2015 by Cameron Clark


On behalf of Hornblower New York, we wish all of the hardworking men and women of the greater New York area a happy Employee Appreciation Day!

And of course…to all of my colleagues: thanks for all that you do! The dedication, support, and enthusiasm we display for one another day in and day out make Hornblower New York the exciting and eventful company it is. It has been a long, cold winter, …

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What to Expect When Planning a Wedding with Hornblower

March 3, 2015 by Cameron Clark


Today, we sit down with John Barrall, Hornblower’s resident wedding planner and a member of our traditional charter sales team, to discuss Hornblower New York’s wedding services as we near wedding season.

John Barrall has been in the wedding service industry since 2005 and has worked at country clubs, AAA Four Diamond Award-winning and Preferred Hotels-member establishments and luxury yacht venues.   He is a member of the original team which …

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Hornblower New York Wins 2014 Emerald Award for Sustainability

February 27, 2015 by Cameron Clark


In 2013, Emerald Brand launched the first annual Emerald Award for Sustainability to recognize environmental leaders across four industries: Distribution, Facilities, Foodservice Operations, and Hospitality. This year, Emerald Brand is recognizing four companies that have significantly reduced their impacts on the environment. The Emerald Award for Sustainability takes into account not only participation in the Emerald Brand Sustainability Program, which includes the use of rapidly renewable, recycled, and compostable …

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