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JEFF KRAUSS | Curating Events and Making Connections at the Highest Level

JEFF KRAUSS | Curating Events and Making Connections at the Highest Level

Update: 2023-08-14
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Jeff Krauss (@iegroupnyc) is an entrepreneur, event producer, influencer marketer and man of many talents. Over the past 20 years, he has curated exclusive experiences for celebrities, executed high-profile parties and charity events, and forged connections with some of the biggest names in entertainment, sports, and business.


Jeff's passion lies in bringing people together and creating memorable moments. Whether it's producing a celebrity's birthday dinner, organizing an afterparty for a major concert, or coordinating interactive virtual events, he pours thought and care into every detail. His events are known for their unique touches, from live sketch artists to casino games to one-of-a-kind entertainment.


Beyond his impressive roster of A-list clients and glamorous projects, Jeff is deeply devoted to giving back. He has leveraged his platform and relationships to raise significant funds for charitable causes. A standout example was an event featuring WWE Superstar Big Show which led to two wrestling championship belts being donated to a sick child.


Jeff Krauss has mastered the delicate balancing act required to manage different personalities and egos. His reputation for integrity and discretion has earned him the trust of celebrities, their families, and their teams over the years. He has a gift for bringing out the best in any venue and making sure his clients leave happy.


When he's not coordinating unforgettable events, Jeff is working to spread more positivity in the world. He is a connector at heart who thrives on putting smiles on people's faces.




What Travis and Jeff discussed:


  • How to Build Relationships Through Shared Interests: Don't focus only on what someone can do for you. Find common ground through genuine shared interests and values. This creates deeper, more meaningful connections.
  • The Importance of Persistence Over Time: A "no" today doesn't mean "no" forever. Be patient and stay on people's radar. The right opportunity to connect may come years later.
  • Curating Unique Event Experiences: It's not just about celebrity appearances. Create memorable events by incorporating distinctive elements like live artists, interactive entertainment, specialty cuisine, etc.
  • Managing Different Personalities and Egos: Navigating celebrity teams requires compromising and finding middle ground. Be flexible but stand firm when needed. Earn trust over time.
  • Giving Back Creates Goodwill: Helping others through charity work and community service generates enormous goodwill. It leads to unexpected rewards, referrals and new relationships.


Listen to the episode now to hear more of Jeff's stories and advice straight from one of the industry's top connectors. You'll come away with actionable strategies to help you network more effectively and bring more value to your own events and interactions.

Don't miss this chance to learn from someone who has mastered the art and science of creating connections. Tune into the latest Travis Makes Friends episode with Jeff Krauss now!


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JEFF KRAUSS | Curating Events and Making Connections at the Highest Level

JEFF KRAUSS | Curating Events and Making Connections at the Highest Level

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