2017 ILEA Esprit Awards Deadline

Congratulations to the 2017 ILEA Ohio WOW Award winners!  Yes, time sure does fly by and it's time to get ready for the 2017 ILEA Esprit Awards!  This year's Esprit Awards ceremony will be held at the Hyatt Regency, Calgary, Alberta, Canada from August 10-12.  Deadlines for the Esprit Award submissions is coming up [...]

By | 2017-04-27T12:10:39+00:00 April 27th, 2017|News|0 Comments

2017 ILEA Wow Awards Entry Submissions

CALL FOR ENTRIES Now accepting entry submissions for the 2017 ILEA Ohio WOW Awards Entry Deadline is Monday, March 13th at 11:59pm (Midnight). SUBMIT NOW 2017 ILEA Ohio WOW! Awards Categories Best Catered Event   Enter Now Best Public Event   Enter Now Best Event Photography  Enter Now Best Digital [...]

Have you received recognition in the industry?

I was selected as a recipient of this first annual award/scholarship to participate on behalf of Akron/Summit County CVB in the Ohio Tourism Leadership Academy from January 2015-June 2015. I completed the six month academy and received my graduation certificate in October 2015. The Ohio Tourism Leadership Academy builds leaders by building knowledge, developing leadership skills, [...]

By | 2016-10-27T11:41:59+00:00 January 7th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Jodi Collen visits Cleveland on 9-15

Jodi Collen CSEP, 2015 - 2016 International President of the International Special Events Society (ILEA), talks about some of the content that will be discussed at the ILEA Cleveland Class of 2016 Kick Off Party. Be sure to register for this great opportunity to learn about why our Generation X,Y & Zs are relevant to our [...]

By | 2016-11-14T15:29:20+00:00 August 24th, 2015|Events, News|0 Comments

EPTA Needs Your Help

EPTA is hosting an a event along with David Merrell of AOO for troubled youth while we are out in New Orleans this August helping rebuild 2 homes.  See attachment for available items to sponsor.  They don’t cost much and your sponsorship would go a long way for these troubled youth.  Your small contribution will [...]

By | 2016-10-27T11:41:59+00:00 July 27th, 2015|Blog, News|0 Comments

Wedding Services Needed

Couples Looking For Help A recent event in the news has alerted us that there are couples in need of immediate help with their wedding receptions. Click Here For The Story. Here is the information we have on the couples looking for help: Latraysha Wright -Wedding date: August 1st -Reception location: New Russia Township Lodge [...]

By | 2016-10-27T11:41:59+00:00 July 24th, 2015|News|0 Comments


RENEW YOUR ISES CLEVELAND MEMBERSHIP AND WIN!   Renew your membership before the June 9 ISES Cleveland Annual Bar Crawl and automatically be entered to win a YEAR of FREE events! That’s right, you have a chance to attend all 2016-2017 events for FREE and all you have to do is renew your membership before the [...]

By | 2016-10-27T11:42:00+00:00 June 3rd, 2015|Events, News|0 Comments


ISES ANNOUNCES FIRST GLOBAL SUMMIT FOR LIVE EVENTS INDUSTRY CHICAGO, IL / EDINBURGH UK: Wednesday, May 20th 2015: The International Special Events Society (ISES) has today announced the first ever Global Summit for the live events industry, in partnership with VisitScotland Business Events and IMEX. The summit, which will be held in April 2016, will [...]

By | 2016-10-27T11:42:00+00:00 May 22nd, 2015|Blog, News|0 Comments