Richmond, VA (PRWEB) September 3, 2009
EastCoast Entertainment (ECE) is pleased to announce that it has been voted "Agency of the Year" and ECE director Steve Thomas has been named "Best Producer" in this year's Reader's Choice Awards presented by American Entertainment Magazine. This marks the third consecutive year ECE has received the "Agency of the Year" award and this is Thomas's first win as "Best Producer".
Representing more than 10,000 entertainers and artists across the country, EastCoast Entertainment books entertainment in all 50 states and internationally for private groups and social events, as well as for corporate functions, national tours and public-ticketed events. ECE's mission is to make every celebration an unforgettable experience by combining client-centered business practices with world-class talent and comprehensive event production services.
"We continually strive to sustain - and surpass - the outstanding quality our customers have come to expect. Winning this prestigious award is confirmation of our collective efforts to live by this mission. We could not be more proud of our company, agents and artists" says Lee Moore, President of EastCoast Entertainment.
"We are also extremely proud of ECE director Steve Thomas for winning this year's "Best Producer" award," continues Moore. "Thomas does an exceptional job of exemplifying our mission with every event he produces." Just this year, Thomas produced entertainment as varied as Burt Bacharach for Ted Turner's 70th birthday; Morris Day and the Time for University of Virginia; and Diana Ross, Brooks & Dunn, Toby Keith, and Earth Wind & Fire for corporate events and IACEP's main stage showcase in Las Vegas. He has produced major shows all over the world including The Pointer Sisters for a private party in Mykonos Greece with only two weeks notice.
"I'm extremely honored that so many of my distinguished peers voted for me," says Thomas. "It's a pleasure to come to work everyday and know it will be different from the last, and equally as exciting!"
EastCoast Entertainment is the largest, full-service entertainment agency in the country, arranging entertainment and producing events from coast to coast and around the world. The Company operates ten offices and delivers the largest direct resource of exceptional talent and quality production services in the industry. ECE's mission is to make every celebration an unforgettable experience by combining client-centered business practices with world-class talent and comprehensive event production services.