Research Triangle Park, NC, October 02, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Sally Webb CSEP, president of The Special Event Company (www.specialeventco.com), a strategic event and meeting management company, has announced that the firm received a Texas Star Award from the Dallas Chapter of the International Special Events Society, presented on Aug. 23.
The company was honored with the award in the category of Best Entertainment Concept for “Cultural Carolina,” a concert produced by The Special Event Company in conjunction with the Dallas-based company, Bravo Entertainments. “Cultural Carolina,” a concert recounting N.C. history through song and dance, was performed at the 32nd Annual Joint Meeting of the Southeast U.S./Japan Association held in Oct. 2008 at the Raleigh Convention Center. The Special Event Company contributed immensely to the conference and planned 24 event components for the 550 attendees, five state governors and the Japanese ambassador.
The Texas Star Awards are hosted by the Dallas ISES Chapter that recognizes outstanding events produced by Texas-based companies with memberships in special event and meeting trade organizations.
“We are honored to receive the Texas Star Award from the Dallas Chapter of the International Special Events Society,” said Webb. “The “Cultural Carolina” performance was an outstanding contribution to the 32nd Annual Joint Meeting of the Southeast U.S./Japan Association, and we are pleased to accept an award in honor of this.”
About The Special Event Company
The Special Event Company is a strategic event and meeting management company based in the heart of North Carolina’s Research Triangle Park. Founded in 1986 in London, England, and operating in the U.S. since 1999, the company opened its U.S. headquarters in the Triangle five years ago. TSEC has won or been nominated for more than 30 international awards, including 10 for Triangle-based events. The company maintains a prestigious local client base, and is a one-stop shop for event management, meeting services, production, lighting, catering, décor and marketing through its group of companies. For information, visit www.specialeventco.com.
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