Special Events

Event Leadership for a New World


More and more, special events courses are being taught in hospitality and events management courses.

Written by the foremost authority on event management, and with expanded coverage of leadership and its role in successful planning, this book provides a handy reference for events professionals and the tools necessary for beginners to pursue a career in special events management.

  • Wiley; September 2005
  • ISBN 9780471792666
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF format
  • Title: Special Events
  • Author: Joe Goldblatt
  • Imprint: Wiley

About The Author

DR. JOE GOLDBLATT, CSEP, is Professor and Executive Director for Professional Development and Strategic Partnerships for the School of Tourism & Hospitality Management at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He founded the Event Management Program at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C., and was executive producer of his own special events firm. He has produced United States presidential inaugurations, galas for foreign governments, and the opening of the Trump Taj Mahal Resort among many other prominent events worldwide.