E-PLUS ENTERTAINMENT PRODUCTIONS WINS GOLD STEVIE® AWARD IN 2015 ASIA-PACIFIC STEVIE AWARDS
PETALING JAYA, 28 APRIL 2015 – E-Plus Entertainment Productions (M) Sdn Bhd (E-Plus) was named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in the Marketing – Campaign: Culture & The Arts category in the second annual Asia-pacific Stevie Awards today.
The Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards are the only business awards programme to recognise achievement in the workplace in all 22 nations of the Asia-Pacific region. The Stevie Awards are widely considered to be the world’s premier business awards, conferring recognition for achievement in programmes such as The International Business Awards for more than a decade.
Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word for “crowned,” the awards will be presented to winners at a gala banquet at the InterContinental Hotel in Shanghai, China on 5 June.
More than 400 nominations from organizations across the Asia-Pacific region were considered this year in categories such as Company of the Year, Executive of the Year, and Website of the Year. E-Plus won in the Marketing – Campaign: Culture & The Arts category.
Melaka Art and Performance Festival (MAPFest), the festival that won the judges’ heart, is an innovative contemporary festival featuring dance, performance art, visual art, film and music, was founded in 2009 by Art & Performance Festival Melaka Sdn Bhd and has since gained high international profile. The non-profit festival creates platform for young and upcoming artists to perform and showcase their art to the world. MAPFest is a free and open festival, held annually in November.
“Our ultimate goal to create top-notch and quality events through constant implementation of innovative and new ideas has borne fruit. This Gold Stevie Award commission by the 2015 Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards for MAPFest is the proof of our company’s experience, and capability to plan, manage and execute international standard events,” said Andrew Ching, Managing Director of E-Plus.
He added that this award would not be possible without the continuous support by his clients and employees.
Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award winners were selected by more than 50 executives around the world who participated in first-round judging in March and April. A second international panel of judges will choose Grand Stevie winners from among the Gold winners in May. The Grand Stevie winners will be announced at the 5 June banquet in Shanghai.
“We look forward to celebrating this year’s excellent group of Stevie Award winners in Shanghai on 5 June,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards. “We extend our warmest congratulations to all of this year’s Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award winners.”
Details about the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards and the list of Stevie Award winners are available at http://Asia.Stevieawards.com.
E-Plus Entertainment Productions (M) Sdn Bhd
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ABOUT E-PLUS ENTERTAINMENT PRODUCTIONS
Incorporated in 2004, the award-winning group is the brainchild of a dynamic and creative team, which provides innovative and creative ideas in the events management industry. The group holds a wide portfolio, with an array of international clientele from the private sector and public sector, as well as non-profit organisations. Recognised as one of the top-ranked and experienced Events Management agencies in the region, the group seeks to further elevate industry practices with its unique, creative and innovative ideas. In 2015, the group introduced Media and Communications Management as one of its new services, providing a one-stop integrated marketing solution for clients and also expanded its operations to Singapore.
ABOUT THE STEVIE® AWARDS
Stevie Awards are conferred in six programmes: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, The International Business Awards, The American Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the German Stevie Awards, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honouring organisations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognise outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide.