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In this Marketing Mistakes podcast episode, Hollywood Branded unlocks the 6 untapped secrets to create a successful celebrity driven event, and the impact of celebrity partnerships with consumers.
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Why Are Celebrity Events Important To Your Marketing Success?
When brands throw parties, trade show or brand launch events, one of the best ways to grab media attention is to have celebrities attend. But be prepared as safeguards are needed! Things go awry and the fact is that most high caliber celebrities don’t attend for free, no matter how awesome the brand is, which can be extremely costly to the brand.
Not only do these celebrities not attend for free - you need to negotiate every single thing up front. Forget to ask for a social post? Need a CEO meet and greet? Spend more in the long run.
A Case In Point: Celebrities won’t ‘add-on’ aspects to their event attendance after the offer is made without significantly raising their fee. In the worst of cases, some poorly planned activations have stirred up legal issues and negative public attention.
Why Brands Bring Celebrities To Attend On Their Event?
Paying a celebrities to attend to your event is not just about media exposure, they also bring a lot of opportunities and awareness to your brand by boosting your relationships with the consumers.
Check out our Hollywood Branded infographic below as we decribes the top reasons why brands invest in celebrities for their event activations!
Want to learn in depth guide about celebrity event partnerships? Check out our Brand Marketers guide here, this provides answers to questions commonly asked by brands about celebrity gift bags
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