Austin, Texas – March 8, 2011 – Marquee Event Group is thrilled to announce that it has won the prestigious 2011 Event Solutions Spotlight Award as Rental Company of the Year. The win was announced in Las Vegas on Tuesday, February 1, 2011 during Event Solutions’ Annual Expo and Idea Factory. The awards ceremony was held at MEET Las Vegas, a state-of-the-art three-story building in downtown Las Vegas which boasts the most technically-advanced event space in the city.
The Idea Factory is presented each year by Event Solutions, a leader in event industry news and information, to bring together event planners, producers, designers, marketers and suppliers in an environment of learning, sharing and experiencing all the industry has to offer.
Event Solutions has presented the Spotlight Award to top event industry professionals for the past 14 years. The 15 award categories honor individuals and companies in a wide variety of disciplines necessary to produce excellent events. Marquee was among ten event rental companies nominated for the award. Marquee followed up its nomination with a social media campaign. Utilizing Facebook, Twitter, and VIP (Very Important Partier) email list connections as well as their websites and blog, Marquee asked colleagues and supporters to vote for them by evaluating a company profile highlighting their most ambitious and successful events of the last year at www.event-solutions.com.
Marquee Event Group began in 1985 as a small party rental store, and has evolved into a full service event rental company with three divisions: Marquee Rents, Marquee Tents, and Marquee Linens. Led by owner Damon Holditch, CSEP, CERP, Marquee has provided custom, trend-setting rentals to discerning event professionals for over 26 years. www.marqueeeventgroup.com