360° Coverage : What To Wear: NAB Show

2 Updates
What To Wear: NAB Show
Photo Credit: Forbes Business

What To Wear: NAB Show

Apr 1 2014, 1:59pm CDT | by

The National Association of Broadcaster’s is hosting its annual NAB Show, April 5th to 10th, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Over 93,000 media and entertainment professionals are expected to...

Filed under: news

 
 
 

24 weeks ago

What To Wear: NAB Show

Apr 1 2014, 1:59pm CDT | by

The National Association of Broadcaster’s is hosting its annual NAB Show, April 5th to 10th, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Over 93,000 media and entertainment professionals are expected to attend.

NAB Show’s 6-day conference and expo is a forum hosting film entertainment professionals from all industries sharing their knowledge and skills on development, management and delivery of audio and visual content across all mediums. As most industries now recognize the importance of skilled use of audio and visual in creating image and message, the NAB Show is well attended.

As for what to wear, the event welcomes conservative, creative and casual attire. I recommend taking into account your role and objective at NAB Show when thinking about your personal style options. For example, as a guest speaker, you may wish to dress up more since you’re part of the entertainment or, as an employee working an exhibit booth, it is acceptable to let your company shirt or logo colors direct the rest of your outfit. As an attendee, you may want to look more polished if you have an important meeting scheduled or more casual if you simply plan to walk around and check things out.

There is often overwhelming amounts of visual stimuli at NAB Show, so I can understand why most guests opt for soothing neutral color palettes, especially black and white.

Here are two inspirational outfit ideas for you – each support your go-to color preferences, but I chose to add a few modern twists to update the look for the spring season.

The white eyelet blouse adds some visual interest to the otherwise traditional lightweight semi-casual black pant suit. Omit the blazer all together or simply push up or roll the sleeves to further relax the look. You could even trade the cotton trousers for a pair of denim jeans. Note the comfy modern two-tone, ankle-strap flats and the pastel mint green small crossbody bag – both on-trend for spring, both allowing for ease of movement throughout each long eventful day.

The vertical-striped, collarless shirtdress in neutral tones would be ideal if you’re a guest speaker at this particular event, but even if you’re not, you could easily swap the trendy high heel sandals for a lower version or even flats for extra comfort.

Madewell Latticework Shirt $110/ J.Crew Bristol Cotton Trousers $98/ Dorothy Perkins Relaxed Blazer $55/ Gorjana Cornwell Stud Earrings $40/ MICHAEL Michael Kors Bradshaw Mini Chronograph Watch $250/ Forever 21 Easy Faux Leather Crossbody Bag $15/ Madewell Beatrice Ankle-Strap Skimmers $110 Loft Collarless Stripe Shirtdress $75/ Gorjana Taner Shimmer Stud Earrings $40/ MICHAEL Michael Kors Large Lexington Chronograph Watch $275/ Coach Leather Tote $258/ Vince Addison Peep-Toe Bootie $395

Do you have an industry event or business activity you would like featured on Forbes Style File: Style Spotlight? Let us know in the comments section.

Kristina Moore is a style expert focusing on visual presentation as a dynamic professional tool. She is the founder and editor of Corporate Fashionista. Kristina welcomes your comments and questions.

Source: Forbes Business

 
Update
2

3 weeks ago

Khazanah throws MAS RM6b lifeline

Aug 29 2014 5:01pm CDT | Source: Business Times Singapore

August 30, 2014 1:15 AMKHAZANAH Nasional will inject RM6 billion (SS$2.4 billion) over three years to resuscitate loss-making Malaysia Airlines (MAS) under a recovery plan that includes even an Act of Parliament. Other key moves are migrating its operations, assets and liabilities to a new comp ...
Source: Business Times Singapore   Full article at: Business Times Singapore
 

 
Update
1

3 weeks ago

MAS posts loss of RM307m for Q2

Aug 28 2014 5:00pm CDT | Source: Business Times Singapore

August 29, 2014 1:13 AMMALAYSIA Airlines (MAS) registered a loss of RM307 million (S$122 million) for the second quarter to end-June, but warned of worse to come in the second half when the "full financial impact of the double tragedies o ...
Source: Business Times Singapore   Full article at: Business Times Singapore
 

 

Don't miss ...

 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/30" rel="author">Forbes</a>
Forbes is among the most trusted resources for the world's business and investment leaders, providing them the uncompromising commentary, concise analysis, relevant tools and real-time reporting they need to succeed at work, profit from investing and have fun with the rewards of winning.

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Was that a UFO?
London, Sep 20 (IANS) An encouraging development has taken place for those who believe in extra-terrestrial life. People in Portsmouth saw an unidentified flying object (UFO) in the sky at dusk.
 
 
Quarantine measures making Ebola outbreak spread: Study
Washington, Sep 20 (IANS) New Ebola cases could reach 6,800 in West Africa by the end of the month if new control measures are not enacted, warn researchers.
 
 
Pakistanis prominent winners at UK's Asian achievers awards
London, Sep 19 (IANS/RAY) Persons of Pakistani-origin emerged as prominent winners at the 2014 Asian Achievers Awards in Britain Friday while Sir Tejinder Singh Virjee, a professor of physics at Imperial College, London, headed the list of Indian-origin recipients.
 
 
Sierra Leone launches 'stay at home' drive to fight Ebola
Freetown, Sep 19 (IANS) Sierra Leone started a three-day "stay at home" campaign to raise awareness about the Ebola virus that has killed close to 500 people in the West African country.
 
 
 

Latest from the Network

225 MH17 victims identified
The Hague, Sep 20 (IANS) The number of victims identified in the crashed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 has now climbed to 225. The Dutch ministry of security and justice Friday said that out of 14 more who have been...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Quarantine measures making Ebola outbreak spread: Study
Washington, Sep 20 (IANS) New Ebola cases could reach 6,800 in West Africa by the end of the month if new control measures are not enacted, warn researchers. Through modelling analysis, a team from Arizona State...
Read more on Business Balla
 
Typhoon kills eight in China
Beijing, Sep 20 (IANS) At least eight people were killed and two were missing as typhoon Kalmaegi hit China, officials said Saturday. On Sep 17, a group of 395 students and teachers, who got trapped on the first floor...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Ukrainian government, rebels agree on weapon-free zone
Minsk, Sep 20 (IANS) Representatives from the Ukrainian government and pro-Russian rebel groups from eastern Ukraine Saturday signed a deal to establish a weapon-free zone after holding peace talks in the Belarusian...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Asian Games: Indian women's badminton team in quarterfinal
Incheon, Sep 20 (IANS) Indian badminton women's team Saturday entered the quarterfinal of the Asian Games after thrashing Macau 3-0 in their pre-quarterfinal tie at the Gyeyang Gymnasium here. For India, singles stars...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
'Fashion Police' will continue without Joan Rivers
'Fashion Police' is set to continue following the death of Joan Rivers. A new season of popular style series, which the late comedienne hosted for four years until her death earlier this month and is produced by her...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Tim McGraw intimidates daughters' boyfriends
Tim McGraw enjoys intimating his daughters' boyfriends. The 47-year-old country singer - who has three children, Gracie, 17, Maggie, 15, and Audrey, 12, with wife Faith Hill - admits he isn't entirely comfortable with...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Dylan Penn wants to be a director
London, Sep 20 (IANS) Model Dylan Penn, who is making her acting debut with "Condemned", aspires to be a screenwriter and director in future. In an interview to Vanity Fair magazine, Penn, daughter of Sean Penn and...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Shweta shoots first medal for India, wins bronze
Incheon, Sep 20 (IANS) Shweta Chaudhry shot the first medal for India in the 2014 Asian Games after she won the bronze in the women's 10m air pistol at the Ongnyeon International Shooting Range here Saturday. Shweta,...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
China clinch first gold medal at Incheon Asian Games
Incheon, Sep 20 (IANS) Chinese markswomen Guo Wenjun, Zhang Mengyuan and Zhou Qingyuan won the women's 10m air pistol team event Saturday morning, the first gold medal at Asian Games. It was the fourth consecutive...
Read more on Sport Balla