For taking a cutting-edge risk that turned out to be a hallmark in our industry: creating the Los Angeles Organizing Awards
Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 4, 2008
Realizing the importance of an organized life, often our hectic schedules make it difficult to deal with our own clutter. People walk through the chaos of the day and realize that they can't do this all on their own.
Professional organizers have become the saving grace for today's society. There are countless numbers of organizers and each has their own specialty; whether it be home or office, garage, closet, kitchen, papers, relocation, or just getting the clutter out of the way. One industry leader has recently received special recognition.
A surprised Chris McKenry, Get It Together LA! received the "President's Shining Star Award" at the annual conference of the National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO) in Reno last month. McKenry was recognized for the innovative direction the Los Angeles Chapter of NAPO took during his tenure as President 2005-2007 and for creating the Los Angeles Organizing Awards. "For taking a cutting-edge risk that turned out to be a hallmark in our industry: creating the Los Angeles Organizing Awards," stated NAPO President Standolyn Robertson when presenting the award. "They managed to combine plastic bins, productivity products, organizing books and tips with the glitter of evening wear, the flash of camera and glamour of Hollywood."
Chris McKenry began Get It Together LA!, a professional organizing firm, after twenty years in foodservice manufacturing. Since 2000, Chris has helped clients recognize that clutter can be conquered while sharing the principles of good organization. Get It Together LA! provides hands-on organizing solutions for homes and offices, manages relocation projects, and offers custom designed closets, pantries, silver closets, garages, potting sheds, and office systems.
Chris was 2005-2007 President of the National Association of Professional Organizers, Los Angeles Chapter. He is a popular speaker who shares his expertise in imaginative presentations. Featured on CBS 2, KCAL 9, ABC 7 and interviewed in the Orange County Register and "O" The Oprah Magazine. A graduate of Carson-Newman College, Chris McKenry inspires the audience to realize it is possible to Make Life Easy and Get Organized.
For more information go to http://www.GetItTogetherLA.com