Announcing The Event Planning Tools Application for Smartphones
Event specialist and Social Marketing Coach, Cheryl Lawson has launched The Event Planning
Tools App for Android smartphones under her Party Aficionado brand.
(PRWEB) April 13, 2010 -- Cheryl Lawson, Owner of The Perfect Date event planning and marketing firm and
the personality behind the Party Aficionado brand, just launched an app exculsivly for Google's Android powered
The Event Planning Tools app is really two apps in one. The first is a meeting space calculator that will help you
determine how many people can fit into a particular space, or how much space you’ll need for a particular venue.
This application is perfect for those brides to be as they whittle down their guest lists to make everyone fit .
The second is an event budget calculator. You simply plug in the number of attendees and include all of the
expenses you expect to have, including baggage fees for your staff, and the app will calculate your cost per
attendee. This function is great if you’re prone to get off budget. A quick plug into the budget calculator and
you can see how those extra flowers will effect your bottom line.
While these tools have been around for years, Lawson felt that having a quick reference on your mobile phone
was the next step in event management technology.
“A lot of people are out there planning their own events and meetings, and I thought to myself as an event
professional , what tools would I want at my fingertips?” Lawson explained. “These calculators will help to keep
you from making that extra purchase while you’re out shopping for décor. Futhermore, if you’re not sure how
many people to invite to your event, these tools can help you make those decisions.”
When asked why she chose Android vs. Iphone to introduce her first mobile application, Lawson replied, “The
first and most obvious reason, is that I own a Android phone, and secondly, I really like the idea of open sourced
content. The idea that everyone can c