The Hype! Agency
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We are a nationwide, full service event staffing and execution partner. We’ve been paving the way in the event staffing industry since 2006 and we love every minute of it!
BOUTIQUE AGENCY WITH BIG REACH
Our agency consistently adapts to the changes of the project and remains flexible. Our passionate and dedicated teams really listen what you need and we deliver “big agency results” under boutique agency circumstances.
BEST OF STAFFING 2018
Reputation is everything in this industry. Hype continues to be recognized as an industry leader. Our proprietary Hype Talent Management System is booming with over 25,000 brand ambassadors, promotional models, product specialists, tour managers, and event staff nationwide.
THE HYPE! DIFFERENCE
People are our #1 asset! From the people, to the equipment, to the ideas, we work with our clients to make sure their goals are met at every step.
- Event staffing and event execution
- 24/7 support
- Contingency planning
- Market & event research, tour routing and program development
- Sourcing & procuring uniforms and premium items
- Purchasing, wrapping, and insuring promotional vehicles
- Managing shipping and fulfillment
Last month we looked at the most memorable Experiential Marketing trends from 2019 and now we are exploring the Experiential Marketing trends that are going to shape the way we experience brands in 2020!
SXSW is one of our favorite events to staff each year! Our Austin brand ambassadors are ready to bring your activation to life :) From Market Managers to Actors, Brand Ambassadors to Product Specialists and everything in between- call Hype! to lock i
Your reputation is shaped by your character and your actions; everything you do or say in life, regardless of your occupation or goals, directly contributes to people’s perception of you- who you are as a person and as a leader.
Experiential Marketing already gives a brand the one-up from traditional marketing by giving the consumers the ability to touch, interact and test a product, but by using your experience as content you are creating a new flood of potential viewers.
If you've been following along on Hype!'s social media, you have seen the amazing Refinery29, Inc. #29Rooms experience that is brought together by the work of creative and eccentric artists. Last week, the experience was brought up north to Toronto,
Is your staffing partner just a vendor for you? At Hype! we are not your average event staffing agency and it boils down to how we work with our clients. Check out my latest post- Partners, Clients, and Vendors, Oh My!
The makers of Refinery29 collaborated with visionaries and brands to bring yet another 29Rooms Experience to 5 major U.S. cities this year! And without having just the right Brand Ambassador staff, the event would fall flat!
When looking for a staffing partner for an upcoming event or activation, it can feel like there are endless options to choose from. Check out our latest post from Hype! CEO & Founder, Dayna Gilchrist, on Engaging with a Staffing Partner 101.
With Uber's latest announcement of their on-demand staffing service, and since event staffing is the bread and butter of our business, Hype's CEO & founder weighed in on the subject of on-demand staffing and the gig economy.
At Hype, we understand the importance of training our staff to their full potential. Although it may seem more efficient and easy to schedule a training call or video conference, nothing compares to a face to face training.
Activation intended to appeal to the millennial demographic needs to be designed as an experience they won’t easily forget. To do just that, let’s go back to basics and consider the five senses:
You don’t have to live at Hogwarts to experience moving pictures. We see them in our day-to-day lives and we call them “videos.” And from start to finish, videos are a great supplement to any event!
When you work in events, chances are you’ll spend some days on the road traveling to cities both new and old. Hype’s got you covered with our top 6 Tech Must-Haves for Road Warriors.
Mobile Tours are a fantastic way to not only increase brand awareness but to hit your target demographics head on. Before hitting the road, it is absolutely crucial to map out your tour for a successful outcome.
For this year’s Comic-Con International in San Diego, Hype was tasked with staffing thirteen Medieval Knights to promote the premier of a new network television series. See how Hype find the perfect fit when staffing costume characters for one of...
Here at Hype, we understand that successful event staffing requires more than just a fancy app – it takes human connection.
With the Pittsburgh Penguins’ recent Stanley Cup Win, Hype took some time to reflect on all the “wins” our brand ambassador teams have been a part of.
A Sommelier by definition is a wine steward- a well trained.
As we rapidly approach the 2017 MLB All-Star Game in Miami and final preparations are being made for your activations, it is crucial that you have a staffing partner that can deliver on quality staff because we understand that every single...
May 3rd-5th was the annual EM Summit produced by Event Marketer. Hype attended and was a sponsor of the event, so I thought I would share some of my learnings.
While our Patriot’s fans are still hooting and hollering over one of the greatest comebacks in sport’s history, we’re looking back at our very own all-star team of Verizon specialists who, in our eyes, rocked it out in Houston during the Super Bowl