LA Event Professionals Included In Gala Award Nominations

Gala Awards

The much-awaited Special Events Magazine Gala Award nominations have just been announced and we’re excited to see so many familiar faces from Los Angeles included on this year’s nomation list.  Los Angeles professionals even swept an entire category!

Congratulations to the following LA event professionals on their Gala nominations:

High Rise Events, Westlake Village
“Groundbreaking on Lot 165”
Best Invitation Nominee

Someone’s in the Kitchen*, Tarzana
“The Music Center Board: Let’s Get Potted”
Best Dining Table Design Nominee

Someone’s in the Kitchen*, Tarzana
“Shawn Hits the Big 50”
Best Off Premise Catered Event Nominee

Catalina Island Conservancy*, Long Beach
“15th Annual Conservancy Ball: Catalina ROCKS!”
Best Fundraising Event Nominee

VP Events, Westlake Village
“Govani Wedding”
Best Wedding: Budget Under $1,000 Per Guest Nominee

AOO Events*, Los Angeles and
 Total Event Resources*, Schaumburg, IL
“Criswell-Merrilees Wedding”
Best Wedding: Budget $1,000 and Above Per Guest Nominee

AOO Events*, Los Angeles
“Power of Partnership”
Best Use of Lighting Nominee

Images by Lighting, Los Angeles
“LA Philharmonic Gala”
Best Use of Lighting Nominee

Russell Harris Event Group, North Hollywood and Images by Lighting, Los Angeles
“Disney Media Distribution Upfronts”
Best Use of Lighting Nominee

Town & Country Event Rentals*, Van Nuys
“Ancient Paths, Modern Voices”
Best Achievement in Event Rental Support Nominee

SME, Inc., Los Angeles and 
Whatever Artists Management, London
“London Live”
Best Event Entertainment: Budget $100,000 and Below Nominee

EventWorks*, Los Angeles
“Amway China Gala Dinner”
Best Event Entertainment: Budget Above $100,000 Nominee

High Rise Events, Westlake Village
“Groundbreaking on Lot 165”
Best Event for Private Individual/s: Budget Under $1,000 Per Guest Nominee

Someone’s in the Kitchen*, Tarzana and
 SRO Events*, Tarzana
“Groundbreaking on Lot 165”
Best Event for Private Individual/s: Budget Under $1,000 Per Guest Nominee

Bravo Productions*, Long Beach
“Event on the Move”
Best Event for Private Individual/s: Budget $1,000 and Above Per Guest Nominee

EventWorks*, Los Angeles
“Amway China Gala Dinner”
Best Theatrical Entertainment Production Nominee

Warner Bros. Special Events, Burbank
“WBTV International LA Screenings”
Best Decor: Budget $20,000 to $49,999 Nominee

Russell Harris Event Group, North Hollywood
“Fox ‘House’ Premiere”
Best Event for a Corporation or Association: Budget Under $100,000 Nominee

Someone’s in the Kitchen*, Tarzana
“AMPAS Foreign Language Awards”
Best Event for a Corporation or Association: Budget $100,000 to $249,999 Nominee

Russell Harris Event Group, North Hollywood
“Disney Media Distribution Upfronts”
Best Event for a Corporation or Association: Budget $250,000 to $500,000 Nominee

EventWorks*, Los Angeles
“Amway China Gala Dinner”
Best Event for a Corporation or Association: Budget Above $500,000 Nominee

Click here for a complete listing of all of this year’s Gala Awards nominees from around the world.

The Gala Awards will be presented on January 28th at a black-tie event at The Special Event 2011 in Phoenix, Arizona.  Congratulations!

*Denotes ISES Member
Content compiled and written by Jen Poyer.

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