Cheers to the 2015-2016 ISES Austin Board! #ISESAustinGrows President – Lori Schneider President-Elect – Leslie LaSorsa Past President – Kevin Molesworth VP of Programs and Education – Lindsey Hollingsworth VP of Communications – Johnell Huebner VP of Membership – Abigail Turner, CERP Directors of Programs and Education – Gary Jones, CSEP and Jessica Dickman Director of Communications – Jenn Guthrie Director of Membership – Jon Simon Director of Finance – Stacey Hoyt, CMP, CSEP Director of Student Relations – Susannah Mikulin Director of Engagement – Nick Streeby Historian/Secretary – Jessica Dickman Communications Director at Large: Nikki Nuckols Director of Development read full story >
Archives for June 2015
Jenn was born and lived in Indiana until she followed her dreams to Austin, Texas in January 2014. Graduating with a BS in Interior Design from Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana, Jenn felt the nudge to move into the event industry after helping create some of the events for her sorority during college. The skills and creativity needed for both industries overlapped to make a smooth transition. Before moving to Austin, Jenn was a manager for a small local rental company and learned the ways of the industry, helping set up tents and bounce houses as well as working read full story >
Last Sunday evening, ISES Austin held their annual Gala and ASE Awards Ceremony in the Zilker Ballroom at the Hyatt Regency Austin. With Hello Havana as the night’s theme, the décor was tropical, brightly colored, and dance inspiring. The cocktail hour was filled with auction bidding (thank you donors!), live music, appetizers and drinks, and a champagne skirt. Yes, you heard that right; a metal framed hoop skirt that served glasses of champagne. #hadtobethere Dinner started off with messages from our immediate past president, Kevin Molesworth, CSEP and new president Lori Schneider, and the installation of the 2015-2016 board. Then, read full story >
What a great year ISES Austin had! Thank you to all of our partners who made our happy hours, monthly meetings, and power lunches a success!! Cheers to a fabulous 2014-2015! #WeAreISES #ISESAustin Thanks to re:life films for the great highlight video!
As we all know food is an important component to any occasion big or small. Whether you’re taking your VIP client out for an evening or planning the wedding of your dreams, the menu matters and people will talk about it! Austin has become a quite a focal point for foodies across the US and great concepts are emerging every day! Here are some of our favorite new Hot Spots to the Austin Culinary scene: Launderette: http: www.launderetteaustin.com A casual yet thought through gem in East Austin, now serving brunch! Italic: http://italicaustin.com From the talented team of Easy Tiger and read full story >
NAME: Zach Balod COMPANY NAME: Rent A Pro PHONE: 817-681-4043 EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org WEBSITE: rentaproatx.wordpress.com Social Media: Twitter @rentaproatx/ FB Rent A Pro Current Job Title: Owner Current Job Description: Owner/Operator What’s your favorite thing about the event industry? The people that work in the industry. Everyone is friendly, out-going, and all about having a good time. Why did you join ISES? I wanted to not only meet people in the event industry but also learn the “in’s and outs”. I have a lot of experience working/operating small businesses but I wanted to learn the norms of this industry so read full story >
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Austin – Delores Crum, CERP of Premiere Events, will be honored by the Austin Chapter of the International Special Events Society (ISES) when she is inducted into their Hall of Fame at their annual Gala and ASE Awards (Austin Special Events Awards) ceremony on June 21, 2015 in the Zilker Ballroom at the Hyatt Regency Austin. This honor recognizes Delores’ many achievements and years of service within the special events industry. Delores has been an active member of the ISES Austin chapter for nearly 15 years, previously serving on the board in several roles, including that of read full story >