BizBash Talks to Switch About Red Flags When Booking Event Entertainment
From demanding riders to hidden fees to problematic online behavior, many red flags can pop up when booking entertainers. Gregg Eilers, Switch VP of Meetings and Events, shares his views on what he looks for from his decades of event experience.
Exhibitor Magazine Gets “Real” With Switch About Mobile Marketing
Switch has a long history of creating mobile marketing campaigns for a wide variety of clients. Yet, at the end of the day, they all center around meaningful human experiences. Read what our Director of Mobile Operations has to say about our successful approach to mobile marketing.
Smart Meetings Looks to Gregg Eilers of Switch on How to Reevaluate the “Good, Fast, Cheap” Formula
A short time ago, the saying was, “Good, Fast, Cheap. You can pick two.” However, what are clients sacrificing when they only focus on this formula? See what Switch's Gregg Eilers has to say in Smart Meetings about marketing in today's world and why we need to refocus the conversation.
Switch Decides if the Super Bowl Halftime Show Was a Touchdown or Fumble
The Super Bowl has frequently been the most-watched American television broadcast of the year, with high entertainment expectations to accompany the game. See what Switch and other event professionals have to say about this year's halftime show featuring Maroon 5.
Switch Weighs in on Whether the Oscars Needs a Host
Is not having a host for the Oscars a welcome change to the award show format or a recipe for disaster? Event professionals including Vice President of Digital and Brand Marketing at Switch, Josh Kell, are here to decide if film fans should applaud or throw tomatoes.
The St. Louis Business Journal Spotlights the Switch Office Space
Switch transformed two former big-box stores into one cohesive office space featuring a fabrication studio, print shop and audio/video editing suites. Take a tour of the Switch home!
Missouri Meetings & Events Publishes Profile of Switch VP Gregg Eilers
Gregg Eilers, VP of Meetings and Events, has helped produce events for Anheuser-Busch, Coca-Cola, Ford, Volkswagen and others in his 40-year career. Now, the man behind the curtain takes center stage.
Publishers Weekly Covers “Diary of a Wimpy Kid” Tour with Switch
Abrams Publishing reached out to Switch about reinventing the traditional author tour. We immediately jumped on an opportunity to activate all corners of the agency for this partnership.
Marketing Dive Looks to Switch for Holiday Advice
Even though the holidays are fast approaching, that doesn't mean your brand should go into vacation mode. Josh Kell, vice president of digital and brand marketing at Switch, has some advice for how brands can stand out during the hectic holiday season.
Switch Recognized by the St. Louis Business Journal
We always knew we were moving towards BIGGER and better things. The St. Louis Business Journal recognized Switch as one of the largest advertising, marketing and public relations firms in St. Louis. Read on for all of the names on the 2018 list.
Switch Celebrates Their Sweet 16
As we look back on everything we’ve accomplished in our 16 years, we want to thank all of the clients we’ve collaborated with and the wonderful people that make up Switch. Let's hop in the car and take a drive down memory lane by looking at our past work
Event Marketer Highlights the Exotico Experience Switch Created
Setting up a booth with flyers is one thing. Producing an engaging environment with games, music and shaved ice cocktails, all inspired by Mexican culture is quite another. See what Event Marketer has to say about the experiential campaign Switch did for Exotico Tequila.
Switch’s Gregg Eilers in BizBash’s Top 500 People in Events
Switch is known for staging memorable meetings and events, and Gregg Eilers is the man that's behind so many of those moments worthy of applause. His experience has now earned him a spot on the list of the Top 500 People in Events!
The “2018 IT List” Is Here And Switch Is On It!
Switch is proud to be named among the best in the country on the industry's only editorial listing of the Top 100 event agencies of 2018. Event Marketer's editors review experiential agencies across the country to identify the most innovative work that continues to push the industry forward.
BullFrog Sunscreen and Switch Take to Vail, CO for the GoPro Mountain Games
Switch was tapped by BullFrog to bring their sponsorship at the 2018 GoPro Mountain Games to life. Read more about how this experience engaged prime audiences to create "the perfect marriage" according to Tracey Gibson, senior marketing manager at Solskyn Personal Care, LLC.
KMOV Features St. Louis Police Mobile Office Designed by Switch
The new St. Louis Police mobile office, designed and produced by Switch, was created to bring resources to residents throughout the community.
Switch Wins Bronze PRO Award from Chief Marketer
Switch was named a Bronze Winner in Chief Marketer’s PRO Awards for Best Campaign Targeting Gen Z for the FedEx Innovation Challenge.
KMOV’s Sneak Peek of “Golf the Galleries” Shows Off Switch’s Hole 7
Steve Harris takes a tour of the Sheldon Concert Hall and Art Galleries new exhibit including the work by Switch "celebrating the new arch grounds."
Switch’s Design is Selected for the Sheldon’s “Golf the Galleries”
St. Louis Post Dispatch details the mini golf course designed by nine area creatives selected by The Sheldon Concert Hall and Art Galleries.
Event Marketer Recaps AB InBev’s Most Successful Sales Conference In Years
Switch designed and produced the General Session and Immersion area for 5,000+ attendees totaling over 4,000 sq ft. The event included dynamic stage production and presentation support; Immersion area included everything from VR experiences to custom apps to museums, even a Pit of Misery photo opp.
Event Marketer Gets the Dirt on Switch’s Busch Racing Activation
The Daytona 500 provides the perfect opportunity to put on a one-of-a-kind, fully-engaging consumer experience through the Busch Beer brand.
Chief Marketer Highlights FedEx Innovation Challenge with Switch
Gen Z is the next in-demand audience sought after by marketers. Check out how Switch helps FedEx connect with this generation through STEM and social media.
Switch is Thrilled to Contribute to Our Communities
As active supporters of the city we love, Switch is especially excited about lending a hand on the new mobile office for the St. Louis Chief of Police.
Switch Grades the 90th Oscar’s Production with BizBash
From tone to scenic to tech, our very own Gregg Eilers weighs in on this year’s Oscar event.
Switch Work Featured in Event Marketer’s 100 Moments that Mattered
The Budweiser True Music Experience, one of our biggest mobile tours ever, is #17 on the list in the top 100 moments that mattered over the last 15 years.
Switch VP of Digital + Brand Marketing Speaks at EventTech
Switch’s Josh Kell presented on immersive technology and social media for events at Event Marketer’s annual EventTech conference in Las Vegas.
Switch Wins Silver Experience Design & Technology Award
Switch was named a Silver Winner in Event Marketer’s Experience Design & Technology Awards for Best Use of Social Media in the FedEx Innovation Challenge.
Switch Named to 2017 Event Marketer It List
Event Marketer’s annual It List recognizes the top 100 event agencies of the year. Switch is honored to be named to the list in 2017.