For Event Planners

Event planners love working with Evan because he’s also an award-winning event planner himself. Evan knows what it takes to put on a remarkable event and he brings that experience to every event. Knowing that you have a million things on your to-do list, we’ve compiled this page with handy resources just for you.

Getting Started

Looking for more information about Evan’s experience and programs? You may want to start with his handy, printable overview or with Evan’s preview video.


Speaker Info Kit

Below you’ll find everything you’ll need to work with Evan. If there’s something you don’t see, let us know and we’ll get right on it. If you’d like to view everything all at once, here’s a handy button for you.


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Evan helps companies innovate with the right blend of tech-driven and human-to-human interactions. The result is a win-win-win— that’s an experience that’s better for customers, employees, and the bottom line.

He has spoken at a wide range of events ranging from the trend- setting South by Southwest conference to a national forum at the Library of Congress.

As the author of two books, Evan has appeared in major news outlets including The New York Times, CBS Sunday Morning, NPR’s Fresh Air, The Atlantic, and Popular Science.

His books provide a human-centric view of emerging issues in technology and business. Blue Goldfish is based on over 300 examples of how to develop customer relationships, improve responsiveness, and increase overall readiness to meet customer needs. Your Digital Afterlife, is the first book ever to address what happens to our digital lives when we pass away.

With a career spanning roles in user experience design, marketing, and product management, Evan has contributed to the success of leading agencies and technology companies, including IBM, Ketchum, and ChannelAdvisor.

He practices what he preaches through his firm Attended Events, which specializes in experience design and production. Recognizing his dedication to the field, the AMA named Evan its National Volunteer of the Year in 2017.

Evan holds MS and BS degrees in Information Science from UNC-Chapel Hill, where he now serves as an adjunct professor.


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High-resolution images of both Blue Goldfish and Your Digital Afterlife suitable for print or web.