Event Production of the Year

The "Event Production of the Year" award recognizes outstanding achievement in the overall event planning and production of a catered event by on and off-premise caterers, event planners, facility venue managers, and institutions producing such events as parties, banquets, award ceremonies, fundraisers, festivals, sporting events, conventions and expositions, but excluding weddings (see Wedding of the Year award).

Award nominations will be split into six subcategories. Your nomination will fall into one of the subcategories based on your answers to questions within this nomination form.

1. Social, Budget <$50,000
2. Social, Budget $50,000-$100,000
3. Social, Budget >$100,000
4. Corporate, Budget <$50,000
5. Corporate, Budget $50,000-$100,000
6. Corporate, Budget >$100,000

Award application fee: $115.00

NOTE: This award has specific eligibility requirements for the number and type of team members. Only one team member must fill out the nomination form. All other team members should fill out the Team Member Registration Form.

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The 2017 NACE Awards honor events and accomplishments that were held between the dates of January 1 to December 31, 2016. This award is open to NACE members and non-members but NACE and NACE-sponsored events are not eligible. Weddings are not eligible (use Wedding of the Year award). Team entries are allowed to be entered in this category when joint efforts were required to produce the event. If a team wins an award in this category, the award will be given to the primary nominee as noted on the nomination form. Additional awards may be purchased for $115 each after the awards ceremony upon request.

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