Virtual Production Platform Review

A Van Wagner employee overseeing the production of an event

In a world that still feels stalled, brands and business leaders must provide meaningful ways for partners, clients, prospects, and team members to connect. Even if bringing groups together in person isn’t feasible, hosting virtual events can be a powerful way to create community and provide valuable training and networking opportunities.  However, we’ve quickly realized […]

Behind the Scenes: How the 2021 NFL Draft Was Produced

The 2021 NFL Draft stage

In 2020, the National Football League ushered in its rising stars like never before- literally, with its first-ever virtual NFL Draft. With Van Wagner Sports & Entertainment (VWSE) at the helm, the production team successfully created an exciting, dynamic event that proved to be the most-watched NFL Draft in history. For this year’s 2021 NFL […]

Event Platforms: Technology Cannot Replace Production Talent

Person at live concert recording it on their phone

The pandemic caused a seismic shift in the world of live events. Advances in technology allowed the show to go on. Still, there have been some unwelcomed glitches for those working behind the scenes- drastically changing roles for some, eliminating jobs for others, and creating anxiety for most.  Despite the allure of cutting-edge technology, it’s […]

Expand Your Revenue Source: Live Stream and Engage Globally

Event planning for flawless execution

The popularity and success of live stream events have far exceeded anything we thought possible even a year ago. And virtual events have become a game-changer for brands looking to broaden their reach. Even smaller businesses have the capacity to organize everything from an international conference to a global expo while still staying within budget. […]

10 Tips for Professional Broadcasting from Home

Van Wagner employee editing some clips

Hop on any social channel, and you’ll quickly realize, live streaming has become mainstream, and for good reason. Live streaming is a fun, extremely valuable tool for promoting your brand and growing your audience. And it’s easy, inexpensive, and can be done from almost anywhere. However you will note it’s not the same as professional broadcasting. […]