WOW! AwardThe ILEA Ohio WOW! Awards are an opportunity for statewide recognition and a showcase to celebrate event professionals, and their events, in Ohio. The awards program allows us to:

  • Promote professionalism within the events industry
  • Acknowledge the extraordinary efforts, performance, and outstanding contributions of ILEA members and industry professionals
  • Provide the distinct competitive advantage to sing your praises to customers, potential clients, vendors and colleagues, reminding them of your accomplishments and industry expertise
  • A forum to highlight clients projects

The ILEA Ohio WOW! Awards program was developed based on the long-standing history and prestige of the ILEA Esprit Awards program, created to showcase, acknowledge and honor the special events industry’s finest examples of creativity, planning, strategic management, resourcefulness and successful solutions.

ILEA Ohio WOW! Awards Mission – to celebrate and honor the talents and contributions of ILEA members in the special events industry.

Celebration Event Mission-
A night to take off our sales hats and embrace time with industry competitors.  It’s the opportunity for Ohio ILEA professionals to come together and celebrate our events and enjoy the company of colleagues in an evening of true celebration.
The Celebration Event rotates between the (3) Ohio ILEA Chapters to allow each city to participate, under the direction of the Executive Committee, and give back to the industry with their time and support of the ILEA Ohio WOW! Awards.