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Markham, ON,. On January 18th, 2013, 5th Element Events was honoured with an international Special Event Gala Award for Best Decor Under $50,000! It was the first time the event design firm was nominated and won on the international stage, ending 2012 with the highest honour in the industry. Representing the company in Chicago for TSE and the gala, Owner and Creative Director, Aaron Kaufman accepted the award, which came as a complete surprise!
“You never expect to win one of these, but when you do, you can’t help but think about where you were, where we are now and where you’re going next! My team has worked exceptionally hard over the last few years to get to this point and with this award comes responsibility to be even better for our clients and our industry as a whole.”
Now back in Toronto, 5th Element Events plans to step it up and represent the Canadian event industry even more. “With this win comes great responsibility and we plan on showing what we can do even more in 2013!” Kaufman says. As the team continues to grow, the end result will always be successful experiences and incredible designed events for their clients.
BEST DECOR: BUDGET UNDER $50,000
5th Element Events, Markham, Ontario
A palette of yellows, greens and metallics brought out the beauty of the rustic interior of Toronto’s 150-year-old Fermenting Cellar for an industry networking event. To tie the disparate decor elements together, the design team used copper-colored metals as unifying details in chair legs, rivets, etc.
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About 5th Element Events:
Since 2003, 5th Element Events has been creating corporate functions for top tiered brands across the country. From product launches, fundraisers, galas and award winning fashion shows, 5th Element Events has stayed true to the concept of boutique business. Executing epic designs with a small team of influential and passionate event professionals. Leading the way is Aaron Kaufman, Creative Director and Founder. After 18 years of event life, Aaron still maintains a leading role in the Canadian Event industry by designing experiences for clients such as Disney, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Molson Indy, Deloitte, Sony, Toronto Advertising Week, IBM, Adidas and Koodo Mobile. In 2012, Aaron became the VP of Communications of ISES Toronto and received his CSEP shortly thereafter. By turning 5th Element Events into a full service 360° design firm, Aaron developed the ability to create events from beginning to end, top to bottom – with one budget and one team. The ability to handle everything from staging, lighting, AV, décor, florals and entertainment, all from one location, provided endless possibilities.
For more information about 5th Element Events please contact:
ph. 416.241.4440 x 2