• Event Snapshots: Applause Awards

     
    FROM THE Summer 2019 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Applause Awards

     
    FROM THE Summer 2019 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Applause Awards

     
    FROM THE Summer 2019 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Applause Awards

     
    FROM THE Summer 2019 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Applause Awards

     
    FROM THE Summer 2019 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Applause Awards

     
    FROM THE Summer 2019 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Applause Awards

     
    FROM THE Summer 2019 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Applause Awards

     
    FROM THE Summer 2019 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: Applause Awards

     
    FROM THE Summer 2019 ISSUE
     

ILEA Seattle held its annual Emerald City Applause Awards on March 28 at the Arctic Club Seattle. Congratulations to this year’s winners:

BEST CATERED EVENT: Foodz Catering
BEST CORPORATE EVENT: Eventions
BEST CREATIVE SOLUTION: Alexander Party Rentals
BEST DESIGNED EVENT: Tolo Events
BEST EVENT MARKETING: Sunny Umbrella Design Company
BEST EVENT SUPPORT SERVICES: CORT Party Rental
BEST INDUSTRY INNOVATION: Tentwood Events
BEST LIVE EVENT ENTERTAINMENT: Animate Objects Productions
BEST MEETING/CONFERENCE: Microsoft Eventions
BEST NON-PROFIT EVENT OVER $50,000: XPL
BEST NON-PROFIT EVENT UNDER $50,000: GFS Events
BEST PHOTOGRAPHY: Be Good Event Photography
BEST PUBLIC EVENT: GFS Events
BEST TEAM EFFORT: XPL
BEST VIDEOGRAPHY:Junefilms
BEST WEDDING: Perfectly Posh Events: Seattle + Portland Wedding Planner
HALL OF FAME: Melissa Jurcan

The 2018 Emerald City Applause Awards were held March 22, 2018 at Fremont Foundry. This was the 13th year for the industry event that honors event production, support services and marketing professionals. 

 

Melissa Jurcan, president of ILEA Seattle, penned a moving tribute to the hospitality industry for the Emerald City Applause Awards. Here is an abridged version. 

 

The 2018 Cascadia Educational Conference was held in Reno, Nevada, this past March and Northwest Meetings + Events was proud to be a sponsor. Held at the Peppermill Resort Spa Casino, the conference schedule was filled to the brim with networking, entertaining speakers, smart ideas and, of course, poker!