Gala Awards http://specialevents.com/taxonomy/term/8491/more en Grand Hotel Google: Verve Gives the Google Dublin Party a 1930s Vibe http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/grand-hotel-google-verve-gives-google-dublin-party-1930s-vibe <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>When it&#39;s time to party, Google employees love interactive features and a big dance floor. <a href="http://verve.ie/" target="_blank">Verve the Live Agency</a> obliged and&nbsp;dreamed up the &quot;Grand Hotel Google&quot; for client Google Dublin&#39;s holiday party.</p> </div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/grand-hotel-google-verve-gives-google-dublin-party-1930s-vibe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/grand-hotel-google-verve-gives-google-dublin-party-1930s-vibe#comments Corporate Events Gala Awards The Special Event Show Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:41:00 +0000 32311 at http://specialevents.com The Cincinnati Kids: Viva Bella Designs a Wedding Celebrating a Cincinnati Couple http://specialevents.com/weddings/cincinnati-kids-viva-bella-designs-wedding-celebrating-cincinnati-couple <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>When the bride and groom asked for a romantic outdoor wedding and intimate reception in an iconic Cincinnati setting, the Viva Bella&nbsp;planning team went to work, creating a garden wedding on the banks of the Ohio River, an extravagant dinner in one of Cincinnati&rsquo;s most beautiful venues, and an after-party at an old-&shy;‐fashioned carousel.</p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/weddings/cincinnati-kids-viva-bella-designs-wedding-celebrating-cincinnati-couple" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/weddings/cincinnati-kids-viva-bella-designs-wedding-celebrating-cincinnati-couple#comments Gala Awards The Special Event Show Weddings Thu, 09 Feb 2017 18:34:00 +0000 32131 at http://specialevents.com Flowers for Mama: Tom Bercu, Floral Art Design Flower-filled 'Dear Mama' Gala http://specialevents.com/decor/flowers-mama-tom-bercu-floral-art-design-flower-filled-dear-mama-gala <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Tasked with creating a floral wonderland for the VH1 Mother’s Day TV special "Dear Mama,” the team of Tom Bercu Presents and Floral Art worked to reach the client’s objective of rivaling the Macy’s Flower Show. </div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/decor/flowers-mama-tom-bercu-floral-art-design-flower-filled-dear-mama-gala" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/decor/flowers-mama-tom-bercu-floral-art-design-flower-filled-dear-mama-gala#comments Decor Gala Awards The Special Event Show Thu, 02 Feb 2017 17:07:00 +0000 32041 at http://specialevents.com Celestial Setting: The Venetian/Palazzo and DBD Dream Up a Heavenly Dinner Table http://specialevents.com/tabletop/celestial-setting-venetianpalazzo-and-dbd-dream-heavenly-dinner-table <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>The Grand Banquet for 120 guests keyed on the theme &quot;Dinner in the Clouds,&quot; where a 120-foot-long glass table appeared to have place settings suspended in mid-air. </p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/tabletop/celestial-setting-venetianpalazzo-and-dbd-dream-heavenly-dinner-table" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/tabletop/celestial-setting-venetianpalazzo-and-dbd-dream-heavenly-dinner-table#comments Gala Awards Photo Galleries Tabletop The Special Event Show Thu, 26 Jan 2017 18:27:00 +0000 31961 at http://specialevents.com Road to Morocco: Kristin Banta Conjures Up a Moroccan-Inspired Reception http://specialevents.com/decor/road-morocco-kristin-banta-conjures-moroccan-inspired-reception <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>Some 400 guests arrived at a landmark hotel in Santa Monica, Calif., to be transported to a Moroccan-themed engagement party thanks to Kristin Banta Events.</p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/decor/road-morocco-kristin-banta-conjures-moroccan-inspired-reception" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/decor/road-morocco-kristin-banta-conjures-moroccan-inspired-reception#comments Decor Gala Awards Photo Galleries The Special Event Show Tue, 24 Jan 2017 16:15:00 +0000 31921 at http://specialevents.com Confetti: Look Gala 2015--Here's Looking at Success http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/confetti-look-gala-2015-heres-looking-success <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>A fledging fundraiser in only its second year, held in a region beset by economic doldrums. A venue that was an abandoned building, some 50,000-square-feet of &quot;blank canvas&quot;&mdash;which is putting it kindly. Did any of these challenges deter the event team? Not on your life.</p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/confetti-look-gala-2015-heres-looking-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/confetti-look-gala-2015-heres-looking-success#comments Gala Awards Galas/Fundraisers Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:37:00 +0000 31851 at http://specialevents.com Gala Winners Named at The Special Event 2017 http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/gala-winners-named-special-event-2017 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Winners of the Special Events magazine 32nd annual Gala Awards were honored last night at the final-night celebration of The Special Event 2017 </div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/gala-winners-named-special-event-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/gala-winners-named-special-event-2017#comments Gala Awards News The Special Event Show Silver Fri, 13 Jan 2017 14:31:00 +0000 31791 at http://specialevents.com <p>The team from Montreal-based Senik Events is jubilant after winning the Gala Award for Best Achievement in Logistics.</p> Special Events Names LoGuercio, Conway for Special 2017 Gala Awards http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/special-events-names-loguercio-conway-special-2017-gala-awards <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><em>Special Events</em>&nbsp;magazine has revealed the names of its 2017 honorees for two significant awards. Richard LoGuercio (at left) will receive the 2017 Gala Award for Lifetime Achievement, while Tony Conway, CMP, will receive the Richard&nbsp;Carbotti&nbsp;Gala Award, which honors the spirit of volunteerism for special events.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/special-events-names-loguercio-conway-special-2017-gala-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/special-events-names-loguercio-conway-special-2017-gala-awards#comments Gala Awards News The Special Event Show Thu, 05 Jan 2017 16:30:00 +0000 31711 at http://specialevents.com <p>Special Events magazine has named Richard LoGuercio (left) winner of its 2017 Gala Award for Lifetime Achievement and Tony Conway winner of the Richard Carbotti Gala honoring volunteerism.</p> Mountain Marriage: Affair with Flair Creates a Beautiful Rocky Mountain Wedding http://specialevents.com/weddings/mountain-marriage-affair-flair-creates-beautiful-rocky-mountain-wedding <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>The two grooms chose a wilderness retreat for their fall wedding at a resort offering space for both a reception tent along with a dining room for 29 guests.</p> </div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/weddings/mountain-marriage-affair-flair-creates-beautiful-rocky-mountain-wedding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/weddings/mountain-marriage-affair-flair-creates-beautiful-rocky-mountain-wedding#comments Gala Awards The Special Event Show Weddings Thu, 29 Dec 2016 04:30:00 +0000 31601 at http://specialevents.com Holy Fundraiser! Fifth Element Creates 'A Knight in Gotham' Gala http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/holy-fundraiser-fifth-element-creates-knight-gotham-gala <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>The Canadian Hospitality Foundation&rsquo;s Black and White fundraising gala put an elegant new spin on the &quot;superhero&quot; theme thanks to Fifth Element Group. Instead of featuring Batman and his villains, &quot;A Knight in Gotham&quot; took place in Bruce Wayne&rsquo;s &quot;Wayne Manor&quot; (actually the Royal York Hotel in Toronto)</p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/holy-fundraiser-fifth-element-creates-knight-gotham-gala" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/holy-fundraiser-fifth-element-creates-knight-gotham-gala#comments Gala Awards Galas/Fundraisers The Special Event Show Tue, 27 Dec 2016 14:50:00 +0000 31561 at http://specialevents.com