“I’m overwhelmed by the support and dozens of emails still coming to us by amazing people sharing their story and how much our 2014 Entrepreneur Awards and The World Networks mission has inspired them” says Founder Lousine Karibian.
Last night, August 27th 2014 marked our very first Entrepreneur Awards and we already cannot wait for next year’s awards!
The event began with a glamorous red carpet featuring some of LA’s most influential CEO’s, celebrity fashion designers, entertainment industry leaders among other incredible entrepreneurs making a difference in the community at the beautiful De Luxe Banquet Hall in Burbank, CA.
Guests enjoyed complimentary hor’dourves and sponsored cocktails by Crystal Bartenders and Helsinki Premium Vodka. The world class networking reception prior to the ceremony featured over 200 international entrepreneurs.
Jessica Surls and Cameron Penny hosted the event with a special performance by Isaac Hanna.
Gift bag sponsors and features included Mr. Pink Ginseng Drink, Mila’s Sweetcret, KSD Promotions, Jacklyn Yahiayan Insurance Agency/Farmers Insurance, Infinite Dental Wellness, Luminous Skin Centre, Secret Nightlife Agency (DJ Management) and more.
Special thanks to Caramba Tequila, Helsinki Vodka, Javier Branding by Success, Sedna Solutions, Lusine Poghosyan, Enjonette EJ Baker, Sarkis Manukyan, Lori Rodriquez, John Vinestreet, Jason Stojanovski, Anna Seferian, Fiorella Nicho, George Balian, Tamar Hacikian, Talin Karadolian and all our supporters.
Lastly, big thanks to all the press who covered the event!
Congratulations to all the nominees again!
BELOW IS A LIST OF WINNERS AND PHOTO GALLERY
Judges included Harry Leon (Cresenta Valley Town Council-council member), Ginger Mandes (Vice President, AML Filed Officer, Retail Banking and Wealth Management HSBC), and George S. McQuade III (Director of Communications, Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA)).
Winners of The World Networks 2014 Entrepreneur Awards presented by the judges:
CEO, Muse Lifestyle Group
Founder, President of the American-Chinese CEO Society
Michael Cory Davis
Galsti Brand Group, Inc./Chief Executive Officer
Independent Casting Director/Film Director/Producer
Honorary Ambassador of the Year Award was presented to incredible entrepreneurs for their extensive involvement in the community and supporting charities all while embracing entrepreneurship. Award winners included:
President & CEO, BRC Advisors
iTalent Group, Empire Media Center, and Oscar Gold Productions
Chairman/Director/VP Executive Board Member
President of Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Los Angeles
John Calwile Vinestreet
CEO, Vinestreet Music Consulting
Producer/Regional Adviser/Actress/Event Organizer/ TV, Film Producer
Celebrity Fashion Designer
Journalist, Head of News Department at USArmenia TV