Corporate Events

Slight of Mind – The Human Brain and Magic

Slight of Mind – The Human Brain and Magic

Every wonder how the magician fooled you. You know you are an intelligent person, so how in the heck did he leave you asking, how did he do that? For over 2 decades and 13,000 performances, Gene Urban has been astonishing people with his special style of magic and mentalism. In Sleight of Mind, Gene goes behind the scenes and gives audience members a look at how and why magic fools the human...

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corporate entertainment at Arizona biltmore resort

corporate entertainment at Arizona biltmore resort

I had the honor of performing for Edward Jones’ annual gathering at the Arizona Biltmore Resort this month. It was a great evening as well as a bit of a home coming for me. The event was held in the Grand Ballroom, the very first stage I performed magic at after moving to the Phoenix area and becoming the in-house magician at the Arizona Biltmore. My first show at the Biltmore was for the...

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Corporate Magic in Tucson – Tuscon Arizona Magician

Corporate Magic in Tucson – Tuscon Arizona Magician

Looking for a magician to perform corporate magic in Tucson, AZ? Look no further. Magician and Mentalist Gene Urban is a great choice and the same one many meeting planners and event professionals choose for their important clients throughout Arizona. Gene Urban has the experience you need when you want great magic in Tucson, not surprises. With over 13,000 performances in 17 countries for...

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Magic for Toyota – Corporate Magic in US

Magic for Toyota – Corporate Magic in US

I’ve been fortunate to have performed magic for Toyota for many years; From trade shows to corporate events. This event for was for a local dealership, Camelback Toyota, celebrating top achievements by Toyota USA. I was hired to perform close-up magic at the dealership. It was a great party. The dealership had won more national awards than any other in America and were a proud and happy...

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Close-up Magic at Cardinal Stadium

Close-up Magic at Cardinal Stadium

A lot of people don’t know you can hold private and corporate events at University of Phoenix Stadium, AKA Cardinal Stadium, in Glendale, AZ. It is a fun place to have a party and parking is no problem.The other night I had the pleasure of performing close-up magic for a automotive group. Automotive parts people are just plain fun and they really like magic. Actually, I think they just like...

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Holiday Magic 2011 Scottsdale AZ

Holiday Magic 2011 Scottsdale AZ

WOW! What a great holiday and Christmas party season I’ve been having this year. This is truly holiday magic in my book.  I have to say I feel like a giddy kid.  Those who know me well know how much I love to perform magic. It is like the heart in my chest… a vital part of me that needs to play and dance. I want to offer my deepest thanks to Microsoft X-Box Team Home Depot The Scottsdale...

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Trade Show Magician Gene Urban Rocks NAR Convention

Trade Show Magician Gene Urban Rocks NAR Convention

Attendees at the National Association of Realtors annual convention in Anaheim this past weekend were treated to a bit of magic by corporate and trade show magician Gene Urban. Gene worked the Realty Executives International booth drawing trade show attendees and wowing them with his special brand of magic and mind reading,  Gene has been performing magic at trade shows for nearly 20 years for...

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Magician Gene Urban Performs At McNight to Remember 2011

Magician Gene Urban Performs At McNight to Remember 2011

Ronald McDonald House is one of my favorite charities. It is for a great cause and their gala fundraiser is always creative and fun. This years event was an Alice in Wonderland theme… perfect for strolling and close up magic. They brought me in for a new feature of the event, an after gala party. The event was held in the District wine bar at the Sheraton Phoenix Downtown. The event was...

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close-up magic for corporate event Phoenix AZ

Just finished a great night performing close-up magic at a corporate event in Phoenix AZ. The weather was perfect as the clients and staff of Broadsoft gathered for an evening of merriment held at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge in Phoenix, AZ. Some know I was a magician for Lucent Technologies and other telecommunications companies during the dot com era, so performing magic for a telco giant like...

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gene urban performs magic at realty event

I just got an email saying I was tagged by social media guru Jeff Turner. I was a guest at the grand opening of a new real estate brokerage in Scottsdale last Thursday. As often is the case, I was asked to do a bit of close-up magic. Jeff pulled out his IPhone and caught some impromptu card magic and posted it on YouTube. It was a fun party and got to catch up with some old friends and meet many...

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