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GETTING HEALTHY WITH TECHNOLOGY

Written on September 1, 2016 at 1:12 pm, by

By Kendra Wright, Founder of Saffire Although I work in the digital marketing industry, I have a love/hate relationship with technology and how it applies to my life. I love it as a marketing medium and I’m truly fascinated by great user interface design (nerd alert!), but I feel technology plays too high a roleContinue Reading »

Our favorite travel apps to make the going get easy!

Written on March 13, 2015 at 8:23 am, by

With the start of Spring Break, Saffire wanted to share our tips and tricks of travel! There are many travel apps out there to help you plan your next business trip or dream vacation. Check out Saffire’s favorite travel apps to make the going get easy!   1.      TripIt TripIt is a free travel appContinue Reading »

Beyond the Lanyard: Chattanooga and San Diego!

Written on March 12, 2015 at 6:28 am, by

Well friends, here I am for another fun episode of Beyond the Lanyard! What an amazing few months it has been for traveling on the Saffire circuit. I’ve had a blast “taking off my lanyard” on a few trips during conferences, and I wanted to share with you all the fun things we’ve been doing!Continue Reading »

Festival Fashion Essentials

Written on May 6, 2014 at 9:12 am, by

With the immense popularity of major music festivals such as Coachella, ACL, and Bonnaroo, festival fashion has now become a major player in today’s culture. It’s supposed to be quirky and playful to match the festival personality, but we can probably all agree that there are some trends that leave us scratching our heads (cueContinue Reading »

2013 Year in Review

Written on December 17, 2013 at 8:16 am, by

In a similar fashion to Barbara Walters’ most interesting people of 2013, we’ve decided to compile Saffire’s Extraordinary Events of 2013. We’re all a part of a fast-moving industry, and at the end of the year it seems like we can take a moment to reflect on key happenings in our field. A few ofContinue Reading »

Creative Director Masters the Mechanical Bulldog

Written on March 13, 2013 at 4:37 pm, by

  Saffire’s Creative Director, Jeremy Emerson, mastered the art of mechanical bulldog riding at this year’s SXSW Interactive Conference. The mechanical bulldog was a featured event at the BBC America tent and we just couldn’t pass up the opportunity.  Check out the video here!

Here’s a party favorite: Paparazzi Punch!

Written on December 4, 2012 at 10:23 pm, by

As always the Saffire team brings the energy and fun to any event we attend, especially when it involves Paparazzi Punch! That’s right, our Hollywood themed Happy Hour was such a success with costumes, snacks and our very own original punch! We provided costume pieces for everyone to enjoy as they relaxed from working soContinue Reading »

Glazed Pecans Recipe

Written on August 15, 2012 at 4:52 pm, by

The recipe requests from our TFEA party just keep rolling in, so next up are the Glazed Pecans.  Now, these aren’t just your ordinary party nuts!  Jessica’s sweet mom, Cheryl, spent an afternoon in the kitchen preparing these just for our happy hour!  These glazed pecans are a family favorite at their holiday events, andContinue Reading »

Pink Lemonade Margarita Recipe

Written on August 8, 2012 at 8:12 pm, by

If you know much about the team here at a Saffire, it will come as no surprise to you that we love a delicious cocktail!  In fact, you’ve probably heard about the Cotton Candy Cocktails we serve at various conventions and events. But when we were getting ready for TFEA in San Antonio, we knewContinue Reading »

Kendra’s Queso Recipe

Written on August 7, 2012 at 3:05 pm, by

I think it’s safe to say that the queso at our TFEA happy hour was a hit!  Several people have asked for the recipe, so here you go! Kendra’s Queso 2 lb. (32 oz.) VELVEETA®, cut into 1/2-inch cubes 1 lb. cooked sausage 2 cans ROTEL® 1 Cilantro/Lime 1 Regular 2 packages (8 oz. each)Continue Reading »