Category Archives: Culture

Anything to do with Music, art, experiences in toronto.

Top Ten Summer Music Festival Survival Guide

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Kurt and Anj are both the in-house avid festival goers. Compiling their years of experiences, they’ve made a list of their Top Ten Summer Music Festival tips. Read below on their survival guide!

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Trend Alert: Nitro Cold Brew…Coffee!

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Event producers always have their eyes peeled for the newest trends and best businesses to partner with. For those new to the industry, vendors can make or break the experience so you always aim high.

The YellowHouse team is comprised of caffeine-enthusiasts and we’ve been lucky enough to find and partner with Station Cold Brew Coffee Company, Canada’s first ever coffee brewery! Not only does Station Cold Brew Coffee supply delicious coffee, but they customize their bottles to suit various events.

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Part 1: My first month as a YHE intern

image1 (1)“If it scares you, it might be a good thing to try” – a quote my college professor borrowed when talking to a room full of aspiring public relations students who were on the brink of securing their internships.

When I began my internship hunt, I felt I needed a place where I was comfortable. Coming from a public relations background, I didn’t picture a career in event planning. Although it’s one of many disciplines of PR, it was never one I thought of pursuing. Truthfully, I had no idea what my next steps after college were. What I did know was I had to be open to all the opportunities knocking on my door, and YellowHouse Events was one of them.

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Real Canadian Food for your Canada 150 Celebrations

As organizations and brands prepare to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday, an important part of these celebrations (and often what your guests are left talking about afterwards) is the food.  

The YellowHouse team has been busy searching for inspiration on not only beautiful, but meaningful, and real Canadian food to entertain and delight guests at these important occasions.

Read below our Account Director, Sara Gundy interview with Chef De Cuisine, Andrea Callan

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Want to love where you work? We’re Hiring!

Event Coordinator / Manager

Yellow House Events is a fast-paced, event planning and marketing agency based in the Distillery District in Toronto. We create a variety of events and experiential campaigns for blue chip clients across North America. We offer a beautiful, designer office space to work in with great people, exciting projects and an award-winning culture. Our core value is our essence: Do The Right Thing.

Job Description

You are:

  • Someone with 2 – 5 years of experience managing events ideally on the agency side.
  • Tech-savvy, social-media-savvy, trend-savvy, design savvy and know your way around a database and MS Office.
  • Graphic design or 3D rendering skills would be an asset (not a pre-requisite).   
  • You are super-organized, customer service oriented, creative, resourceful and a team player who is able to work quickly and accurately.
  • You have extremely strong verbal and written communications skills.
  • You love creating experiences for brands.
  • But mostly, you are nice with a good sense of humour!

Our projects vary from experiential, to sponsorship activations, to incentives, to galas, to product launches, to roadshows, to some (un)conferences, to employee events. We love what we do.

Apply to iwantin@yellowhouseevents.com. Be creative!

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