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The Complete Guide to Successful Event Planning, 2nd Edition by Shannon Kilkenny

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Chapter 17

Contracts, Insurance, and Security

It is likely you will be signing different types of contracts during the course of planning at least one of your events. You may sign one for the facility and sleeping rooms, another for food and beverage, one for audiovisual equipment, one for transportation services, airline or rental car services, others for your speakers, entertainers, the tent company, or a catering business.

Insurance is an increasing necessity in the world and, of course, for event planning, too. There are many ways to insure an event. Many of your vendors and suppliers will require you to have insurance and be named on the ...

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