Coffee Talk – Meet Your New 2016-2017 Board July ILEA Austin Chapter Meeting kicked off the new membership year with morning brunch hosted at South Congress Hotel. Previous years activities were recapped in a video presented by Re:Life Films. Chapter President – Leslie LaSorsa Crave Catering kicked off the meeting with the message that this year’s agenda will have a focus on Education & Participation. As each board member introduced themselves and their previous years involvment with ILEA, they also gave us a tid bit of personality with an unknown fun fact. From a board members previous hobby as read full story >
Archives for July 2016
#ThrowbackThursday to this beautiful piece that Full Spectrum Ice Sculptures did for the May 2013 ISES (ILEA) meeting at Chatue Bellevue with guest speaker David Merrell. What a great back drop! Full Spectrum Ice can create just about any order for your event, so go crazy and shoot for the stars, they love a good challenge!
NAME: Christy Herbstreit COMPANY NAME: Nothing Bundt Cakes, Austin Westlake and Nothing Bundt Cakes, South Austin PHONE: 214-695-4452 EMAIL: Christy.Herbstreit@NothingBundtCakes.com WEBSITE: www.NothingBundtCakes.com Current Job Title: Bakery Owner How long have you been at your current job? 3.5 years What’s your favorite thing about the event industry? This is such a happy business! I love to help our guests come up with a great solution for their celebration or event. I love that our customers trust us with their special moments in life. Why did you join ILEA? I look forward to getting to know others in the industry read full story >
Power Lunch – Are you sure about Insurance? Canyon View Event Center and Nicole Kovacs hosted this week’s ILEA Austin Power Lunch on Tuesday July 19, 2016. Business Owners Insurance was the topic, presented by Todd Himmel with Mckinley Rother DiMarco (MRD) Insurance Services and Laura Nelson with Carmina Eaton State Farm Agent. Todd covered an introduction to MRD and the individualized services they can provide for the Business Owner members of ILEA Austin. As an independent broker, Todd represents 100+ Insurance Carriers and has the ability to provide complete package offerings. Of special interest in Todd’s discussion was “Single read full story >
The Contemporary Austin is hiring a full-time (40 hours/week) Rentals Manager to oversee all areas of the museum’s private rental events at both locations (Laguna Gloria and the Jones Center). Responsibilities include: • Respond to all client inquiries regarding space, dates, and pricing • Schedule and assist with client site visits at both sites • Provide accurate quotes and detailed contracts to clients • Coordinate all photo sessions with clients • Monitor private events schedule and communicate calendar with necessary museum staff • Prepare and monitor rentals budget • Complete training necessary for Managers on Duty (MOD) and have read full story >
Spotlight on Sophie Parrott The Marvelous Vintage Tea Party Co. 512.765.5852 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6edYMEpUN-I https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9eIUzuUPZ9k https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tPkdYBD6Zpw https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fyJ58DrLugE Tell us about your transition to Austin, did you have this business in another city before moving here? The Marvelous Vintage Tea Party Co. was born here in Austin. It was a time in my life when I decided I’d never work for a boss again. I wanted to create my dream company and career which pulled from all my past experience all the while spreading copious amounts of joy! Before Austin I lived in Durango, CO where I ran the local live theatre, read full story >
Camp Lucy Lodging Front Desk Agent – Part Time -Answer incoming phone calls -Assist guests with check-in, check-out, activity requests -Monitor Lodging email -Resolve guest complaints -Maintaining a clean and presentable Front Desk area -Must be able to work weekends and late night shifts If interested, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org