Event Temple Software


 

Event Temple is a cloud-based event management solution designed to manage booking and revenue for venues and hotels. It’s suitable for hotel chains, independent hotels, clubs, wedding venues and convention centers. Key features include appointment booking, lead management, automated follow-ups, task management, email marketing, reports and software integration.

Event Temple’s visual lead management feature showcases new leads, follow-up tasks, scheduled appointments and proposal status all on one screen. Users can send marketing emails to prospects and track open rates and replies.

Event Temple enables users to track all booking and lead information from a single solution. It offers advanced reporting functionality for metrics such as sales stats, team performance, content marketing and lost sales.

Event Temple is fully customizable and includes open APIs to integrate with existing software programs. It also integrates with major email providers such as Outlook, Gmail, Office 365 and GoDaddy.

 

Event Temple - Calendar
 
  • Event Temple - Calendar
    Calendar
  • Event Temple - Dashboard
    Dashboard
  • Event Temple - Pipeline
    Pipeline
  • Event Temple - Referral partners
    Referral partners
Supported Operating System(s):
Mac OS, Web browser (OS agnostic)

28 Reviews of Event Temple

Showing 1-20 of 28

 

Start your review of Event Temple

Click to start
https://www.softwareadvice.com/event-management/event-temple-review/

Staci from De Uijlenes Wedding Venue
Number of employees: 11-50 employees Employees number: 11-50 employees

September 2017

September 2017

Great product! Saves time and has increased our bookings substantially since we started using it.

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support

I own two wedding venue's on our farm in South Africa, and we have been using Even Temple since it was released. We have gone from one venue with 40 weddings per year to two venues with over 100 weddings per year. I had tried other email marketing software, but it just doesn't work for our industry and it is overly complicated for what I needed it for. If you have a wedding venue and you are not using Event Temple, you need to try it - trust me, you will be stoked!

Pros

The fact that I only have to send the first email, the rest of the follow-up emails are done for me. This has saved me loads of time and let's be honest here - I was never going to follow-up 5 times if I had to send all of those emails myself!!

Cons

I wish I could add more email addresses to the initial email that I send. I often get an enquiry that has cc'd in the groom or mother or best friend, so it would be great to add these people to the lead.

Source: Capterra
 

Brandon from And Ever Films
Number of employees: 1 employee Employees number: 1 employee

September 2017

September 2017

Great option to never forget your clients!

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support

Saves me some time not having to actively follow up

Pros

Easy to use, great automation. Being able to see stats on your emails as well as read receipts is awesome!

Cons

For the price, I wish I could use it as a fully developed CRM instead of having to use both ET and 17Hats

Source: Capterra
 

John from Mountain House Estate, LLC
Number of employees: 2-10 employees Employees number: 2-10 employees

August 2017

August 2017

We were early adopters, and have had a great experience for our wedding venue. Great follow up

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support

Quick follow up to inquiries.

Pros

The ease with which we can change outgoing emails and pipelines. Customer reps have been very helpful in providing us tips to grow our business, and have been responsive when we've had suggestions or issues

Source: Capterra
 

Tina from Romantic Planet Vacations

August 2017

August 2017

Save's me time which in the end saves me money.

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support
Pros

I love that I have have multiple pipelines to be able to organize my work easily. I purchased the program it did take me a couple of months to really start using it. I love that I can set the follow ups especially from a wedding show. This has saved me a lot of hours each month to which in the end save's me money.

Cons

I have not found anything that I don't like about about the program. It is user friendly and the support is there to help when ever you need it.

Source: Capterra
 

Dave from the Wedding Rev
Number of employees: 2-10 employees Employees number: 2-10 employees

August 2017

August 2017

I've seen a 50% increase in the response rate from couples.

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support

I've seen a 50% increase in the response rate from couples. I have always wanted to do follow up but I would get too busy and would rarely get around to it.

Pros

I've seen a 50% increase in the response rate from couples. I have always wanted to do follow up but I would get too busy and would rarely get around to it. This software does such a great job of follow-up that once I have typed in the couples information, I no longer worry about if I have done enough to stay in touch with them. Plus, the staff is very responsive to any question I might have.

Cons

I would love to have a similar follow-up system for after I have met the couple and they are deciding.

Source: Capterra
 

Dena from Larimore House Plantation
Number of employees: 2-10 employees Employees number: 2-10 employees

August 2017

August 2017

I have been very impressed with this service.

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support
Pros

I love the ease of this service and how it reaches brides almost immediately and automatically. I love the features of the pipe line and how I can organize leads and keep track of sales.

Cons

I am still trying to figure out how I can just send a one time email blast like for example to a wedding show lead list. How to import leads and then just send one email to them instead of a series.
I would like to be able to design emails with pictures and lay outs as I do with constant contact.

Source: Capterra
 

Serina from Flip Flop Ranch Wedding Venue

August 2017

August 2017

Almost perfect

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support
Pros

This software has been super helpful in keeping track of clients and setting up automation. I would say that I have definitely booked weddings because of it.

Cons

It doesn't integrate with other programs and doesn't have a calendar feature. It should integrate with honey book and sites like that.

Source: Capterra
 

Stephanie from Book More Brides

August 2017

August 2017

The best sales automation software I've ever seen for the event industry.

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support
Pros

I absolutely LOVE the automations and template responses! They make it possible to follow up with leads automatically until they respond.

The ability to see where leads are at a glance, and send automated text messages is amazingly powerful.

We recommend this software to all our venue clients. Those who use it see immediate returns in terms of increased response from leads, time saved, and increased bookings as a result.

Cons

I'd like to see more integrations and reporting features. They tell me they're coming, and so far the customer support has been excellent.

Source: Capterra
 

Rick from Bluff Mountain Inn

August 2017

August 2017

We own a destination wedding venue in the Smoky Mountains and have been using ET for about a year.

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support
Pros

Easy to use. Automations can be set up for all sorts of different clients, situations, etc. Contact forms from ET are used on our websites so the auto-responder sends an email to the contact within minutes. Having both email and text capability really helps us get responses that generate sales.

Cons

Since we have been working with ET from their early days, most of the issues or features we wanted and suggested have been implemented.

Source: Capterra
 

Melissa from Moffitt Oaks
Number of employees: 2-10 employees Employees number: 2-10 employees

August 2017

August 2017

Amazing Service. Amazing Product.

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support

More sales! Faster response time from leads.

Pros

Event Temple is so easy to use. Within hours of buying this product, we were up and going. The customer service the Pouyan and Bob give is un heard of. They truly care about our experience with their product and have actually adapted their product to reflect our needs.

Cons

I really don't have a con. LOVE this product, and have suggested other vendors purchase Event Temple as well!

Source: Capterra
 

Phill from Celebration Roadshow
Number of employees: 2-10 employees Employees number: 2-10 employees

August 2017

August 2017

I can now see all our leads, their status at a glance. Saves so much time. E-mail automation is fab.

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support

Time saving, easier tracking of incoming leads.

Pros

Drag and drop across the dashboard. E-mail integration with O365. E-mail response automation. Filtering by lead status is also really easy.

Cons

Writing e-mails can be slightly 'laggy' sometimes, but it is over the internet, so not really the softwares fault.

Source: Capterra
 

Kimberli from Moffitt Oaks Premier Event Venue

August 2017

August 2017

So far, so good! I thank you for making adjustments to your program based on our requests!!

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support
Pros

It is easy to use - especially when sending out initial responses to inquiries! I love having one place to respond to text messages with an actual keyboard! Also - having all of my lead names in front of me at once - no matter their stage - is amazing! It certainly helps with memory ;-)

Cons

Really, the only reason for 4 of 5 stars in the Overall Quality / Features, Functionality sections is that there are a few tweaks that would make my life easier (I think same for my colleagues, but we all have different styles!). One is that once a prospect is moved into a certain pipeline beyond the New Lead, there is no way to see (at a glance - without running a report) what their inquiry date or last date of comms was. As an example: I have 3 pages of "Comms in Progress" leads. I would like to do a mass follow up auto email to those I haven't corresponded with in a few weeks - but - without looking at each file individually - cannot tell who that cohort is. Does that make sense? I have assumed a few times and sent an auto email to someone with whom I had just spoken a few days prior and it is a bit embarrassing! Also - and I don't know if this affects anyone else...but is it possible to see the name of the lead texting us with each text? It is AWESOME that they are dropped directly into my email box!! Thing is: I get their names attached to the first text...but it shows as just a phone number after that. Selfishly, I would love the ease of always knowing to whom it is I am texting without having to log into the program and look it up! This program is amazing! These are small tweaks that would improve my use of it!

Source: Capterra
 

Sam from Evolved Entertainment
Number of employees: 2-10 employees Employees number: 2-10 employees

July 2017

July 2017

Gamechanger!

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support

Changed so many things for the better

Pros

Our team can all see where each client is at, which helps us work remotely. The auto responder has gotten a lot of great feedback.

Cons

It took too long to come to my attention. We could have used this many years ago. I do wish I could get better graphical representation of hoe my company is doing

Source: Capterra
 

Angela from Blue Wings Events, LLC
Number of employees: 2-10 employees Employees number: 2-10 employees

July 2017

July 2017

Use the drip email system and tracking who has viewed my emails after wedding shows.

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support

I'm able to send drip emails and reminders and send out my blogs to prospects and I get a lot of open emails.

Pros

Easy to use for wedding couples. I like that I can use the calendar to get a quick snapshot of prospects for wedding shows. I have tried other systems and by far I get the most open rates from this system than others.

Cons

I would like to use it for business clients, still working figuring that out. Would like it if there was an automatic disclaimer on the bottom to opt out of the email.

Source: Capterra
 

Devail and Nikki from 196 Events
Number of employees: 1 employee Employees number: 1 employee

July 2017

July 2017

Easy to use site that tracks our bookings. Our only tool we use for tracking.

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support
Pros

The automation has to be the number one pro! We also like being able to see what is booked and open. Recently, we noticed that we can now view email communication between us and our clients. Great update!

Cons

We can't quickly see the event date from the pipeline. We have to use another tool to view this or open up the client page.

Source: Capterra
 

Ian from RBD Jewellery

July 2017

July 2017

Excellent Platform - Personalised Emails Made Easy

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support
Pros

- Very easy to use
- Allows us to connect with customers on a personal level in a timely and efficient manner
- Text and email function - We text to tell them to look out for our email so quotes etc are never missed.
- This product fills the gap between bulk email services such as Mailchimp etc and ordinary email superbly and it's inexpensive too

Cons

There is nothing I dislike about this software and the developers are constantly looking for ways to improve it and actively seek customer input.

Source: Capterra
 

Rob from Melodies N Mayhem
Number of employees: 2-10 employees Employees number: 2-10 employees

July 2017

July 2017

This has been a game changer for my business.

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support

More sales period. Helps save me time and educate my potential clients.

Pros

Email & texting in one service
Ability to reach software designer directly for help
Multiple follow ups for different services.
Great videos posted with additional things to help my business.

Cons

I would like to get a text notification when I get a new lead.
But, that's pretty much it. I really have very little to say negative.

Source: Capterra
 

Shirleen from Burnett Photography
Number of employees: 1 employee Employees number: 1 employee

July 2017

July 2017

I went from the far side of the psychiatric ward to poster girl for an Efficiency campaign!

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support

Peace of Mind that my leads are not falling through the cracks.
A n easy way to stay organized and on top of my communications with leads & clients.
A centralized space to write notes about leads and clients.

Pros

Most appreciated:
ease in which it integrates with the contact form on my website
Visual information the pipline gives me. I can see in a glance how many leads I'm managing and what their status is.
I love how I can see who has opened my emails and who hasn't
Love how I can received text directly into Event temple software.

Cons

I wish there were a way I could integrate Event Temple with my Wedding Wire storefront the way it automatically intergrates with my website contact form. That would be amazing.

I wish there were an easy, automatic, simple stupid way to re-arrange the leads in the pipeline to show the lead event dates chronologically so I would know which events are coming up soonest.

I wish there where an Alberta local area code number for the text feature.

Source: Capterra
 

Anthony from Mobile Millennium DJs
Number of employees: 2-10 employees Employees number: 2-10 employees

July 2017

July 2017

Fantastic software and support

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support

Automatically follows up leads for us.

Pros

The automationed email sequences. Also the zaps i have setup for sending leads from the website to event temple.

Cons

Needs emails & popup reminders for tasks. Event temple needs to be more moblie friendly for use on phones and tablets.

Source: Capterra
 

Edna from Square Eye Photography
Number of employees: 2-10 employees Employees number: 2-10 employees

July 2017

July 2017

I love this app so easy to use and so necessary to a thriving business

Ease-of-use

Functionality

Product Quality

Customer Support

Value for Money

Ease-of-use
Usability
Functionality
Functionality
Product Quality
Quality
Value for Money
Value
Support

keeps me organized well at least my leads

Pros

I love the ease of use and the responsive customer service. It's a wonderful program that I highly recommend to anyone!

Cons

There isnt anything I dont like about the program. It runs smoothy. Maybe it it would be nice to have a dedicated phone app.. oh yeah you guys should totally work on that

Source: Capterra
 
 
Write a Review