Merryl Brown Events wins BizBash Reader's Choice Award

Merryl Brown Events Named Social Planner of The Year

June 30, 2011—Pasadena, CA—At the Readers’ Choice Awards ceremony during the BizBash West Expo on Tuesday June 14, Merryl Brown of Merryl Brown Events was winner of the award for The Social Planner Of The Year.

The expo took place at the Pasadena Convention Center where over 1,200 event and meeting professionals gathered to exchange the most cutting-edge and innovative ideas in the industry. Attendees were given the chance to view more than 100 exhibits, network with specialists, and attend seminars hosted by prominent business leaders such as Hillary Harris of Warner Brothers and Dave Merrell of AOO. Furthermore, BizBash introduced the newest awards category at the ceremony—the Readers’ Choice Awards—that received an astounding 30,000 votes in just two weeks! 

“We feel very honored and privileged to have received the Social Planner Of The Year Award and are grateful for such public recognition of our hard work,” commented Merryl Brown.

Merryl Brown Events was also recently nominated for the 2011 International Special Events Society (ISES) Esprit Awards for “Best Green Solution.” The award ceremony will take place in St. Louis this summer and is designed to acknowledge the extraordinary efforts, performance, and outstanding contributions of ISES members in special events planning.

The mission of Merryl Brown Events is to produce beautiful, elegant experiences and events created within a framework of sustainable practices and social responsibility. Some of Merryl Brown’s past achievements include receiving the 2011 and 2010 ISES Esprit Award Nomination for “Best Green Solution” for event planning and she was a finalist in the category of Rising Star for the Event Solutions Spotlight Awards 2011. For more information visit: