Event Date: 2/24 – 2/25 Event Location: Embassy Suites — Des Moines, IA Resident DJ Entertainer Performing: Bill Burkett The Rest of Our Event Team: Caterer: Embassy Suites (Host Venue) Event Producer: Chris Bohnet — Iowa DECA Event Details: This two-day event featured hundreds of High School students from across Iowa at their state DECA conference. DECA is an

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Avoiding procrastination Can Save You Money! By: Jake Feldman

Here at BC Productions, we track everything. From the leads that come in, and where they were referred from, and everything in between. A trend we have seen lately is brides and clients scheduling closer to the event date. From what used to be a year or more to 9 months out, now it is the

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Resident DJ of the Month: Bill Burkett

Age: 27 From: Pella, IA Resides: Grimes, IA Years DJing: 9 Joined BC Production Team: 2011 Favorite Quote: “You wanna be happy in life, find something you love to do so much you would do it for free then find somebody that will pay you for it.” -Adam Goldstein aka DJ AM Djing Style: Let the

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Event Venue of the Month: Gateway Center By: Corrie McDowell

An outstanding venue that we work with a lot is the Gateway Hotel and Conference Center in Ames. Their level of detail and services provided make them excellent event partners and our entertainers know that when they work at the Gateway, they will be well taken care of from a venue standpoint, and the event

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Why A Professional Matters: Five Keys to a Successful Event by Jake Feldman

  In some cases, budget largely decides who a Bride, Groom, their families, and their event planners work with for weddings. Sometimes, budget and talent line up to create an awesome life celebration. Other times, however, the situation isn’t the way it could have been, because professional services were not used when they should have

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Resident DJ of the Month: Jake Feldman

Also one of the owners of BC Productions (and the company’s General Manager), Jake started his career of DJing in 2001 while a student at Valley High School in West Des Moines (KWDM). In 2002, Jake joined BC Productions as a school specialist and eventually worked his way into weddings and all other events that

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Event Venue Of the Month: Iowa State University Memorial Union

Whether you’re an ISU alum or just a fan or exquisite wedding reception (and ceremony) locations– the MU at ISU more than likely has something that will fit in your tastes! Jill Pepples, the Catering and Event Director at the MU, is first-class to work with, and exercises the “grace-under-pressure” model that is necessary in

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BCP’s Resident DJ of the Month: Brad Dunsbergen

Brad, a native of Colfax, IA, joined the BCP team in 2007 after a long career of DJing around Iowa.  In fact, Brad began his DJing career in high school over 20 years ago — in 1991! Since joining our team, Brad has become one of the most valuable assets to BCP.  From weddings to

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Resident DJ of the Month: Scott Tudor

Scott is not just your typical “wedding DJ!”  A unique blend of interactivity, patience, and humor, Scott brings his years of experience to any event. After beginning in the entertainment business six years ago, Scott joined the BCP team as a resident DJ in the fall of 2010 and continues to deliver incredible performances and

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BC Productions Welcomes Corrie McDowell!

BC Productions is proud to welcome its newest full-time team member, Corrie McDowell, to the position of Event Consultant.  Corrie joins us from the worlds of Professional Wrestling, her former part-time occupation, and Tension Envelope, where she was an account specialist.  Said Corrie about joining the team, “I’m excited to be a part of such a

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