If you ever wondered what inspired event design looks like at the grandest of scales, look no further. Evening highlights are numerous, ranging from the spectacular black and red decor to the moving speeches and acrobatic entertainment and major concert-quality production numbers. This incredible event was produced by the incomparable MGM Resorts Events team showcasing the talents of Lenny Talarico CSEP and the leadership of TISOH Advisory Member and VP of MRE, LynnAnn Martin.
TISOH is immensely proud to congratulate our very own Patti Shock and Donnell Bayot for winning major honors at the event industry’s most prestigious event, the 2014 Convention Industry Council Hall of Leaders and Pacesetter Awards Gala. Patti Shock CPCE, CHT, TISOH Academic Consultant, has been inducted into the Hall of Leaders, recognizing a lifetime of impacting lives as an industry educator. Donnell Bayot CHE, CPCE, CFBE, TISOH Director of Academic Affairs was honored with the 2014 Pacesetter Award for innovation in hospitality education, noting his achievement in building the industry’s first competency model for catering and events through his doctoral dissertation.