The 2018 Texas Star awards were hosted by ILEA San Antonio on March 4 at the Tobin Center. Here are those taking home the hardware from our Austin chapter. Congratulations to all! Best Corporate Event – $75,000 – $150,000 Natalie Kennedy Kennedy Creative Events Best Corporate Event – Over $150,000 Christa SanFilippo Red Velvet Events Best Corporate Event – Under $75,000 Kevin Molesworth, CSEP Brass Tacks Events Best Entertainment Production – $25,000 – $75,000 Linsey Lindberg Austin Oddities & Entertainment Best Entertainment Production – Over $75,000 Billinda Wilkinson Wilkinson Rhodes Best Entertainment Production – Under $25,000 Goen South Best Event read full story >
Written by: Callie Ogden | Event Vines The Austin chapter’s 2017 ILEA Gala, hosted at the AT&T Conference Center, was a perfect example of why we have been awarded SOE “Best Chapter” 3 years in a row! This community is made up of more than just a handful of business associates – it’s a support group for the growth of the industry and for the individuals within it. The educational events, monthly networking happy hours, and annual awards ceremonies all serve as a conduit of ILEA’s purpose: to provide resources that support the thriving events industry and promote creativity and collaboration, Circus read full story >
2017 TSA Nominees Our Austin chapter is up for 23 awards! We truly belong here among the stars. Rachael Hall PhotographyWhim HospitalityKennedy Creative EventsBrass Tacks EventsCLINKPearl Events AustinMa Maison Clearly Classy Events Premiere Events Red Velvet Events, a Global DMC Partner Austin Oddities & Entertainment Lisa Hause PhotographyThe Cupcake Bar (Austin, Texas) Cakes ROCK Catering with a TwistCrave Catering Marquee Event Group Flora Fetish Tracy Collins Events Planning on attending so see who receives their award? REGISTER HERE
Congratulations to all of our 2015 – 2016 nominees for the Austin Special Events Awards. These nominations were compiled from the votes of the chapter on the survey after each meeting and with input from the board. Be sure to sign up to come join us at Camp Lucy for the ILEA Austin ASE Awards Gala on Thurs June 23rd. REGISTER HERE!
Guidelines for ISES ESPRIT AWARDS Are you thinking of submitting an entry for the 2016 ISES ESPRIT AWARDS that will be announced during ISES LIVE! in Austin, Texas this August? Entries are due May 7th (extended deadline is May 13th *late fee applies*) Take a look at the available categories and look through your January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015 portfolio for possible entries. If you have any questions, check out the website or ask any of the previous nominees and winners. Here are the categories: Best Event Solution Best Industry Contribution Best Event with a read full story >
Texas Star Awards Winners
In honor of the Texas Star Awards this coming Sunday, our #TBT is to last March when The Blueprint Events converted Brazos Hall into a Moroccan wonderland. Gorgeous details and fantastic entertainment lead to a night of great fun for winners and attendees alike! Thanks Satori for a beautiful event.
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2016 TEXAS STAR AWARD NOMINEES BEST EVENT FILM MAKING // PHOTOGRAPHY Courtney & Andrew Wedding Film Limelight San Antonio If The Slipper Fits Straughan Photography Evember Karen & Jason Wedding Film Limelight San Antonio BEST TECHNICAL PRODUCTION 2nd Annual Benefit Concert & VIP Experience Tobin Center for the Performing Arts Emmit Smith Gala Onstage Systems BEST CORPORATE EVENT All Aboard the Polar Express Ultimate Ventures Awards and After-Party Goen South Cirque du Chevron Elias Events Life at the Top Wilkinson Rhodes A Night at Jerry’s World ACCESS Destination Services – Texas A Texas Themed Celebration En read full story >