On Tuesday July 18th, ILEA Austin Chapter members were invited to gather at the prestigious Westwood Country Club to mix and mingle and meet the newly inducted 2017 – 2018 ILEA Austin Chapter Board of Directors. ILEA teamed up with Clearly Classy Events to help create the sophisticated yet cool vibe. Also collaborating with The Inviting Pear, WendeeSawran, Terra Vista Strings, Luxe Photography, and BBJ Linens, the atmosphere was nothing less than inviting for this fabulous occasion. From mimosas to fresh salmon, this brunch was scheduled on Tuesday morning, making it something to look forward to. It was read full story >
Anslee Connell Bananarchy firstname.lastname@example.org Social Media: Twitter – @bananarchyatx | Instagram – @bananarchyatx | FB – facebook.com/bananarchyatx Current Job Title: Catering Manager Current Job Description: I have been the catering manager for Bananarchy for almost a year where I’ve made so many great connections with clients and others in the event industry. I grew up in a family of pseudo-event planners (Think: Gatsby-esque parties and music festivals at my home growing up!), and from there I learned the art of throwing a fantastic soirée for my former clothing design business. I studied Photography as my college major and photographed events read full story >
It is time to begin the election process to choose those leaders who will guide and direct the ILEA Austin Chapter for the next 12 months, beginning on July 1, 2017. In accordance with our Bylaws and election guidelines, the Nominating Committee sends this “Call for Nominations” and Application to you to encourage you to nominate for consideration any individual who you feel would be an asset to Austin Chapter in a leadership position. Please review the nomination election guidelines. We urge you to respond on the form that follows. The deadline for nominations is March 22, 2017. Please take read full story >
Carrie Beamer, AAF AIFD CFD TMFA, is the owner of Flora Fetish, a boutique wedding and event design company based in Austin, Texas. Featured on Burnetts Boards, Junebug Weddings, Style Me Pretty, Brides of Austin Magazine, Brides.com, Ruffled and Southern Weddings, Carrie’s company is a 2015 nominee for the ILEA Esprit Awards and Hall of Fame Honoree for The Knot Magazine as well as Wedding Wire’s Couple’s Choice Award winner for 2016. Her team has a passion for good business and good design: they offer floral design, event styling, and décor rentals, specializing in full floral design plans from read full story >
Rezzy Davis Dave and Buster’s Austin 512-721-1406 email@example.com www.daveandbusters.com www.facebook.com/daveandbustersaustin @daveandbustersaustin Current Job Title: Event Sales Manager Current Job Description: Book Corporate and Social Events How long have you been at your current job? 6 months Please list some previous experience you feel has helped you prepare for a career in the events industry? Topgolf and iPic Theaters What’s your favorite thing about the event industry? Making everyone’s event become a reality and that any idea is possible with the right people! Why did you join ILEA? To meet new people in the industry and because Austin is the read full story >
2015 2016 As Another ILEA Live is in the books, let’s #throwback to August 2015 when ISES Live took over New Orleans. Trough the course of the week, attendees were treated to a taste of the Big Easy – from an indoor man-made swampland to a traditional New Orleans Line parade. The conference was a great success with lots of speakers and inspirational moments. A presentation by Dear World got attendees thinking and talking about their message to the world. The Austin Chapter had its moment to shine on Thurs night at the Spirit of Excellence Awards. Not only did 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 >
http://www.ileahub.com/ We have a new NAME!!! What a wonderful point in our evolution to change with the evolution of our members; to go beyond the typical “special event” – Check out this awesome video about hear from Jodi Collen and how this change came to be. The Evolution of Events is here!
The name change happens today!
Austin We give out over 25 Bonus Prizes at Each Bridal Wars Event! From local gift baskets and gift certificates, to some awesome prizes you will see at each event! We are excited to announce that one of our prizes at each event will be The Overwhelmed Bride Book, goodies from Versa Chalk, and jewelry from Silver Phantom Jewelry! Bridal Wars is all about FUN! Challenges at Bridal Wars are hosted by Local Wedding Pros! All of the challenges are Bridal Wars approved! You will see bouquet tosses, lip sync challenges, name that tune, wedding trivia, mini workouts, relay read full story >