WPE Speaker Focus: Debbie Baisden
I’m delighted to introduce you to Debbie from iBarco who will be presenting at WPE for the first time, talking about mobile bars for events. she has a vibrant and inviting personality and I know you will all love her.
Describe your company in 100 words or less!
iBarco are specialists in all aspects of bar service, we work closely with all our clients to understand the bar requirements they need. Whether it is for an intimate cocktail party or a gathering of 5000, we deliver service and equipment that goes beyond the expected.
We offer fully trained in house staff, together with a range of bars that can be adapted for any event. iBarco is constantly reinventing services already on the market. This year we have introduced the exciting addition of luxury Jello Shots and Cake-tails. We can also graphic your bars with personal messages and a choice of branding.
What’s your USP?
Flexibility with attention to detail.
What do you hope planners will learn on the day from your talk?
Bars are not just an addition to a catering service, a good bar is a fundamental element to any successful event. I would like to equip them with tips when booking a bar service. Make it fun for their clients to get involved whilst bearing in mind the professional requirements.
How would your clients describe you?
Professional with a personal & touch, approachable and adaptable.
Have you ever had a challenging client and how did you deal with it?
Been very fortunate not a challenging client, however have dealt with challenging guests. A smile does wonders.
What is your vice?
Never stop working!
What’s the best piece of business advice someone gave you?
Always communicate, if you don’t know ask! This serves two purposes you will learn something you did not know and the event will run smoother.
Describe yourself in 3 words
Vivacious, Patient, Loyal
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