In The Event Provides Unique Decor for US Speedskating Events Leading up to the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics

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In The Event manages several meetings for the US Speedskating Organization, including a board of directors’ gathering and sponsorship of an athlete’s lunch.

US Speedskating Board of Directors Staging

US Speedskating Board of Directors Staging

We love working with local organizations and giving back to our community anyway we can. We look forward to working on many more US Speedskating events.

In The Event, a Utah based event production team, has worked closely with the US Speedskating organization on several events held in 2013. Known for their modular LED event décor pieces, In The Event produced a modern design concept for a recent US Speedskating Board of Directors meeting held in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah. The In The Event team also provided sponsorship for an athlete lunch hosted at the Olympic Oval training facility in Kearns, Utah.

For the recently held Board of Directors Meeting, In The Event provided décor for a cocktail reception, awards dinner and an after party. In The Event transformed the general meeting room for the reception and awards dinner, creating an entirely new space that was ideal for honoring award recipients. The awards dinner recognized board alumni. Creating high impact in transitioning the room from meeting space to a celebratory installation, In The Event utilized white draping throughout the entire room. The draping coupled with LED lighting allowed In The Event to seamlessly set the tone for the evening with cool shades of blue and white, conveying an ice theme.

To further enhance the ambiance, vignettes complete with chrome mannequins clothed in US Speedskating uniforms were placed around the room, sitting atop LED platforms. Finishing the look, beaded curtains were used as a backdrop for the vignettes. The stage tied into the design with an LED dance floor and a podium featuring the US Speedskating logo. To present the awards, there was a stepped platform mimicking the Olympic awards presentation set up. The stage was also set with the US flag and US Speedskating flags. The tables were set with floor length navy pin tuck linens with a white shimmer table runner, complete with a monochromatic array of white flowers placed in alternating mirrored and clear glass vases. LED high boys, bars and coffee tables we’re also used at the reception and awards dinner.

Prior to the Board of Director’s meeting, In The Event teamed up with Main Event Catering to sponsor a US Speedskating athlete lunch and meet-and-greet held at the Olympic Oval training facility. In The Event’s modular LED furniture was provided at this event, creating a branded LED bar and a wall tower. In The Event also assembled floral centerpieces for the lunch. “We love working with local organizations and giving back to our community anyway we can. We look forward to working on many more US Speedskating events,” says Robert LaSpina, In The Event Co-Founder and Vice President.

About In The Event
In The Event is a Salt Lake City-based contemporary event design company with full creative capabilities, comprised of a team of celebrated graphic, interior and floral designers. ITE services include event decor, florals, display and full-scale event production. ITE is the largest provider of LED modular systems in the state, including tables, bars, cubes, towers, dance floors and much more. Among the events ITE produces are themed and corporate events, product launches, fashion shows, dinner and incentive parties and award galas. ITE is proud to have the following clients in their portfolio of projects: 4 Life, Ray Ban, Teva, Ketchum Public Relations, Sundance Institute, and Fortune 500 companies to name a few. More information, visit >>> http://www.intheevent.com.

About US Speedskating
US Speedskating has won 85 Olympic medals to-date, making it the most successful winter sport in U.S. history. The mission of US Speedskating is to be one of the premier speedskating organizations in the world through excellence in leadership, development and performance. In addition to its elite programs, US Speedskating is responsible for the grassroots development of speedskating. Recognized by the United States Olympic Committee and the International Skating Union as the governing body for the sport of speedskating in the United States, US Speedskating is a non-profit organization.

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