EDSA given prestigious recognition award from the ASLA

By Jonathan BennettEDSA, which is an international planning, landscape and urban design firm, recently received the Landscape Architecture Firm Award for its excellence in design and implementation that influences others in the profession.This recognition award is given to a firm only once, and it is considered the highest award bestowed by the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA)."Our success is rooted in the fact that we have built more than just a business;...
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Handing out corporate awards on a budget

By Tucker HarringtonThe economy has caused a number of companies to cut back on lavish expenses. However, one way to keep morale high is to continue to recognize workers for their efforts through trophies and awards. Presenting these prizes does not have to break the bank, and can be a fun way to recognize those who have gone above and beyond the call of duty.One way to cut costs is to keep the presentation in the office. While it's always nice to rent out banquet halls ...
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At-home remedies for cleaning glass plaques

By Abigail RichardsMany people may think of themselves as experts when it comes to cleaning, but there are always some helpful hints that not everyone knows about. For example, those who have received glass plaques may not know how to keep them looking as clean as the day the individual received the recognition award.While there is store-bought glass cleaner that consumers can purchase, there are also at-home remedies that will help keep glass plaques looking as good as new. ...
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Dealer of the Year receives glass award

By Tucker Harrington Modern Tire Deal (MTD) recently named John Snider its Dealer of the Year, as he created one of the largest commercial dealerships in the country, with more than 30 locations in nine states. Snider was presented with a glass award at MTD's 2010 celebration, which was held in Greensboro, North Carolina, according to the magazine's website. More than 150 individuals attended the event, including representatives from Michelin North America, Continen...
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How to practice energy efficiency while handing out corporate awards

By Tucker Harrington More businesses are stressing the importance of using environmentally friendly practices during events. This can also include ceremonies for corporate awards. There are certain precautions that company executives can take to ensure that green practices are taking place during award ceremonies. According to Sustainable Business, there are important steps that event planners should take to ensure the vicinity they're planning on holding the award cerem...
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Convio presents recognition awards to nonprofit organizations

By Abigail RichardsConvio Incorporated, which is a provider of constituent engagement solutions to help nonprofit organizations raise funds, recently handed out recognition awards to various nonprofits for their effective strategies.During the fifth annual Innovator Awards, which more than 1,000 nonprofit clients, partners and industry insiders attended, Convio recognized 14 organizations that went above and beyond in areas such as constituent relationship management, online ...
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Inception receives recognition award at Hollywood Awards Gala

By Tucker HarringtonThe entertainment industry is gearing up for recognition awards season, and some ceremonies are already being held to recognize films and actors that have impressed critics and audiences alike this year.The 14th Annual Hollywood Awards Gala ceremony was recently held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. There were more than 1,100 individuals in attendance for the award presentations.The ceremony, which is sponsored by Starz, presented ...
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Ideas to display awards

By Abigail Richards Individuals who receive recognition awards may want to show off their awards and trophies with pride. However, fitting the glass award or trophy into a home décor can sometimes take some thought, as recipients must find a way to proudly display the prize without having it feel out of place. Those who want their award to blend into the rest of the décor should consider setting it prominently on a bookshelf, or perhaps a mantle. Those who recei...
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Visa given recognition award from IBM

By Jonathan BennettVisa, one of the largest and most well-known credit card companies in the world, recently received a recognition award from IBM.The company received the annual Information on Demand 2010 Innovation Award because of its use of cutting-edge information technology and real-time data analytics that they use to drive growth and prevent fraud."Few people recognize the critical role VisaNet plays in not only transactions processing, but delivering business in...
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Mad Dog Mandich Fishing Classic held in Florida Keys

By Jonathan Bennett Mad Dog Mandich, a fishing classic that benefited Mariners Hospital, was recently held in Chesapeake Beach Resort in Islamorada, Florida Keys. The event is hosted by Jim "Mad Dog" Mandich, who is a well-known resident of South Florida. According to the classic's website, after graduating from the University of Michigan in 1969 as an All American Tight End for the Wolverines, Mandich was drafted by the Miami Dolphins. He is now starting his 1...
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