Drape Kings Washington DC Business Development Manager Meredith Greene was named President of the Greater Washington DC Chapter of the International Special Events Society (ISES) for the 2014-2015 year. ISES, as stated in their vision, is “the principal association representing the creative events professional, globally.” This is done through their providing education, networking and mentoring opportunities for member’s professional development.
As Chapter President it is Ms. Greene’s goal to be the #1 resource for Washington DC event professionals through focusing her term on the implementation of ISES International’s new core education curriculum in the areas of planning, entertainment, décor, food + beverage, rentals, speakers, tenting, venues and A/V technical services. Furthermore Ms. Greene is leading the chapter in their effort to keep members and attendees well informed on monthly events as well as educational and volunteer opportunities via the implementation of the Star Chapter association management system.
“It is no surprise that Meredith is assuming the role of President” states 2012-2013 ISES Greater Washington DC President Heidi (Berger) Brown. “From the very beginning of her time with ISES she has shown nothing but an eagerness to help and benefit the chapter. That thoughtfulness and drive paired with her natural sense of leadership and guidance skills is the essence of what makes an excellent President. I can’t wait to see where this fantastic lady takes the chapter in the next year!”
“Meredith has been an absolute invaluable asset to the Drape Kings family from day one” stated Chief Operating Officer Kevin Goodrich “I’m certain she will be equally vital to the continued success of the ISES DC chapter. “ The entire Drape Kings team is proud of Meredith taking the reins of the ISES Greater Washington DC Chapter for the upcoming year and look forward to seeing her drive and creative vision come to life. Here’s to a wonderful year!
Drape Kings is a privately held company with offices in New York, Chicago, and Washington, DC Metro areas. The company is the worldwide leader of Pipe & Drape systems, offering one of the largest collections of drape styles and colors from Broadway-quality velours to basic trade show banjo. As part of its expansive inventory, the company has a full complement of related décor and theatricals including Quick & Traveler Tracks, Kabuki Drops, Hollywood Quality Step & Repeats, and Event Carpet & Stanchions. Providing rental & staging services, Drape King also offers custom fabrication, drape and hardware sales, and wet cleaning services.
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