Welcome to ILEA, Columbus Chapter!

The International Live Events Association (ILEA) is the association for event industry professionals focused on promoting creativity, inspiration, teamwork, education and relationships.  Whether you are accomplished in this field, just starting out or somewhere in the middle, this is the best place for you to find education, leadership opportunities and valuable relationships that can take your career to the next level.

By joining ILEA, you will instantly gain access to an elite pool of special events resources. Our members gain the extra edge needed to create events that go beyond expectations, far surpass your competition and impact your portfolio.  


Breakfast Meetings with Clients - the New Happy Hour? 

by Ryan Pitts

Ryan Pitts, ILEA Columbus President Elect & Cameron Mitchell Premiere Events 

... So why breakfast? It's the most import meal of the day of course! And because things are always better when food is involved, especially if you are asking a client to meet early in the morning.  In fact, food can positively improve people’s attitudes according to an experiment by Norbert Schwartz, at the University of Michigan’s Institute for Social Research.  People are also more easily persuaded when given food according to research done by Yale in the 1960s. 

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Member Spotlight 

Bill Smiley
New Albany Country Club

Director of Catering 

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January 2020

When:  Jan 6, 2020 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM (ET)
Where:   The Fives, 550 Reach Blvd., Columbus, OH, 43125, US
Community:   Columbus, Ohio Chapter
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