Each day companies invest in live events, whether online, in-store, on tradeshow floors or beyond. Unfortunately, many of those rinse-and-repeat events fail to connect with today’s increasingly distracted audiences. That’s where we come in. Attended creates compelling experiences that educate, entertain and inspire.
So what does that mean? We’re so glad you asked. We’re on a mission to rid the world of mediocre experiences. Pretty lofty, eh? We think so, too. But great experiences don’t simply happen. They require thoughtful design and meticulous execution. Our team of experiential marketing and design experts orchestrate every detail to improve experiences for your customers, employees, and prospects.
The difference between a good experience and a great experience is in the details. And we live for the details.
Evan Carroll | President and Co-Founder
Evan is Attended’s resident experience design expert. Evan has created numerous conference-based events and is an experienced event production director. In addition to Attended, Evan is the author of two technology books and a keynote speaker. Evan holds MS and BS degrees in Information Science from UNC-Chapel Hill. He is a past president of AMA Triangle, where his board earned Chapter of the Year honors and is a member of the National Speakers Association and Meeting Professionals International.
TERRY BEAL | Project Manager
Terry Beal works with clients to ensure every detail of their events is executed flawlessly. Terry is a specialist in creative production and sourcing, with a rolodex full of anything you might need from printers and exhibit builders to inflatable slides and balloon art. We’re not even kidding. Terry is an active fundraiser for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and was recognized by the News and Observer as the Tar Heel of the Week in November 2014.
ANNIE PEARCE | Co-Founder
Annie has been with Attended since day one and now provides strategic counsel. She’s served in multiple roles for large events including Trade Show Manager for High Five Conference, Event Director for Fail Fest Raleigh and has managed multiple events for an economic development organization. She holds an MS in Integrated Marketing Communication from Northwestern University and a BS in Integrated Marketing Communication from Ithaca College.
Our Extended Team
Attended works with an extended team of specialists to create unique event experiences for each of our projects. Each collaborator brings something different and amazing to the table. You’ll like them. We do.