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KSE Honored With Global ISES Esprit Award

Tampa, FL (August 27, 2015) – Tampa-based Kingham Signature Events (KS Events), was recently honored with the ISES Esprit Award for Best Event for Non-Profit Organization $75,000-$150,000. The award was given to KS Events for producing the American Red Cross Humanitarian of the Year event. The ISES Esprit Awards program is a globally recognized awards competition that honors the exceptional professional achievements of individuals and organizations in the event industry.

KS Events has produced the American Red Cross Humanitarian of the Year event since 2003. The company was selected for the ISES Esprit Award for the interactive and strategic nature of its creative theme. The KS Events event team designed a concise and compelling video story featuring the award honoree, which included a “living”, constantly-changing “daily newspaper” backdrop recognizing the event’s longtime sponsor, The Columbus Dispatch. KS Events also used polling technology to engage the audience with real-time results making for an engaging event for the attendees. Photos of the winning event can be found at eventdesign.expert.

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“We’re incredibly humbled to be recognized by such a prestigious and highly-respected organization and are thrilled that the passion we have for this event was able to shine through in our work,” said Trace Kingham, CEO of Kingham Signature Events.

The ISES Esprit Award was presented to Kingham Signature Events on Saturday, August 22, 2015 at the International Special Event Society Live Annual Conference in New Orleans. More than 300 event industry professionals from around the globe were in attendance.

About Kingham Signature Events:

Kingham Signature Events is an event planning firm specializing in creating unique, world-class experiences for Fortune 500 companies and large non-profit organizations for more than 20 years. Clients include SYKES Enterprises, Our Heroes Foundation, Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo, Schifino Lee, Nordstrom, the American Red Cross and many others. For more information, visit www.eventdesign.expert