It happens all too often. A meeting ends, and employees leave confused, unheard, or uninterested. It is important, as a meeting leader, to end your meeting in a way that enables your employees to go back to work with a sense of direction and focus. By following these three simple practices, you can ensure that […]
March 30, 2015
When planning an event, booking your caterer and audio visual team are big items to check off of your “To Do” list but there is still work to be done. While you may think that catering and audio visual needs are independent of one another, think again! Both of these teams have large, heavy equipment […]
February 24, 2015
Registration for an event can cause anxiety for both the attendees as well as the organizers. We have found that online registration helps to alleviate stress on both sides. Below we have addressed what we consider to be the three biggest benefits of online registration. 1. Time. Online registration allows the attendee to register when […]
December 1, 2014
According to Executive Coach and New York Times best-selling author Christine Comaford, the most productive group experiences combine both team building and team bonding. Team building can come in various forms such as a weekend retreat, a day on the golf course, in-depth exercises at a conference center, or an afternoon spent learning trust and […]
June 2, 2014
This year’s 2014 Administrative Professionals Conference held by the Wake Forest University’s Administrative Professionals Committee was an absolute success! WinMock is honored that we were able to be the setting for this fantastic day of learning, encouragement, and fun for our local administrative professionals for the third year in a row. The purpose of the […]
April 25, 2014
We want to extend a giant thank you to the hundreds of you who joined us for our Anniversary Event and Food Drive! Together we collected over 1,400 pounds of food to stock the shelves of the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina. Your generous donations will help feed hundreds in need this […]
June 21, 2012
Our good friends, Ellen Moore of Coldwell Banker Commerical (broker for Kinderton Place and Kinderton Commercial Center) and her husband, Richard, treated us to a neat video they put together which gives a wonderful look at the barn before and after renovations. We enjoyed it so much we wanted to share with you. What a journey it […]
July 26, 2011
Come see it all for yourself! Mark your calendars for Sunday, June 5th. We are hosting a “come and see” Community Open House from 2:00pm – 5:00pm. Spread the word!
May 12, 2011
Did you know WinMock was developed by event planners for event planners? It’s often an overlooked fact that we here feel is extra important to note, especially if you are part of that corporate/non-profit event planning crowd (like some of us are).
Our corporate event planning team at Sterling Events Group (parent company of WinMock at Kinderton) have spent years carefully thinking through the ins and outs of event facility needs. We created a checklist of “must haves” and “really wants” and worked with our architect and contractor to develop a design that would accommodate as many items as we could. Here is our top five list.
March 28, 2011
As we inch our way closer to glorious Spring, we wanted to take a quick look back at some of our February renovation highlights that have us ahead of schedule as we move full speed into March.
March 8, 2011