2011-2012 Trinity Awards

Hosted by the Cotton Room, Durham

2011 Trinity Winners

Best Event for a Non-Profit
The Special Event Company: Mint Museum Uptown Grand Opening Gala

Best Event Entertainment
ELEVATE: Miller/Barker Wedding

Best Event Design/Decor with a Budget Under $25,000
Fresh Affairs: Sharp Wedding

Best Event Design/Decor with a Budget $25,000 - $75,000
Fresh Affairs: Duffield Wedding

Best Event Photography
Beth Jarvah Imagery: Paskonis/Rodriguez Wedding

Best Event Videography
Heart Stone Films: Schomp/Perez Wedding

Best Wedding
Erin McLean: Vintage Country Club Affair

Best Team Effort, Budget Under $75,000
The Special Event Company: Wine Pairing Dinner

Best Team Effort, Budget Over $200,000
The Special Event Company: Museum Opening Patrons Gala

2012 Trinity Winners

Best Event for a Non-Profit with a Budget Under $75,000
Creative Vision: Duke University Donor Recognition Dinner

Best Event for a Non-Profit with a Budget $75,000 – $200,000
Creative Visions: Elon Unversity – Ever Elon Finale

Best Event Design/Décor with a Budget Under $25,000
Expressions of Love Florist: Elegance in Bloom

Best Event Design/Décor with a Budget $25,000 – $75,000
Fresh Affairs: Purely Regal

Best Event Support Services
Party Reflections of Raleigh/Durham: Qubein Wedding

Best Technical Production, Budget Under $25,000
Total Production Services: Herring Wedding Reception

Best Entertainment Production, Budget Under $25,000
A Team Entry from SPIN and ELEVATE: Framing Our Future

Best Corporate Event with a Budget Under $75,000
The Special Event Company: Asheville Wine Dinner

Best Corporate Event with a Budget $75,000 – $200,000
The Special Event Company: Customer Day

Best Corporate Event with a Budget Over $200,000
The Special Event Company: Framing Our Future

Most Creative Venue for a Corporate Event
Creative Visions: Elon University – Ever Elon Finale

Best Catered Event
Mitchell’s Catering & Events: The Container Store Opening

Best Event Photography
Beth Jarvah, B. Jarvah Imagery: 2011 Triangle Wine Experience, Vintage 2011

Best Event Videography
Heart Stone Films: Angus Barn Wedding

Best Cake Presentation
Mitchell’s Catering & Events: Schroeder Wedding Cake

Best Wedding, Budget Over $200,000
The team of:  Fresh Affairs, Rocky Top Catering and Your Special Day Weddings & Special Events: Purely Regal

Best Team Effort, Budget Under $75,000
The team of: Atlas Production Group, Mitchell’s Catering & Events, Party Reflections and The Special Event Company: Asheville Wine Dinner

Best Team Effort, Budget $75,000 – $200,000
The team of:  Classic Party Rentals, Mitchell’s Catering & Events and The Special Event Company: Customer Day.

Best Team Effort, Budget Over $200,000
The team of:  AFR Event Furnishings, Atlas Production Group, Classic Party Rentals, Elevate, IWP Photography & Video, Shutterbooth, SPIN and The Special Event Company: Opening Night Party.