North Bergen, NJ – April 30, 2014
Drape Kings Chicago Business Development Manager Whitney Taylor was honored with the NACE Rising Star Award at the 13th Annual N.I.C.E. Awards this month at the Hotel Chicago.
The NACE Rising Star Award is presented annually to a single NACE member who “displays impressive talent, and is likely to have a significant impact on the industry in years to come.” Ms. Taylor, who has positively impacted the Chicago Drape Kings team since inception in August 2012, has been with the Chicago NACE chapter since 2012, and currently holds the title of Vice President of Programs.
“I cannot think of anyone more deserving of this prestigious award.” states Jull Zugaj, NACE President and Creative Partner at Chicago Farm Tables, “In her time as a member of NACE Chicago Whitney has exemplified enthusiasm, dedication, and an unmatched spirit that has not only been inspiring to our organization but to the events industry as a whole. She is a nonstop ball of energy that is a force to be reckoned with! Our chapter is so very lucky to have this amazing and dynamic presence moving our chapter in a positive direction.”
Drape Kings is a privately held company with offices in New York, Chicago, and Washington, DC Metro areas. The company is the worldwide leader of Pipe & Drape systems, offering one of the largest collections of drape styles and colors from Broadway-quality velours to basic trade show banjo. As part of its expansive inventory, the company has a full complement of related décor and theatricals including Quick & Traveler Tracks, Kabuki Drops, Hollywood Quality Step & Repeats, and Red Carpet & Stanchions. Providing rental & staging services, Drape King also offers custom fabrication, drape and hardware sales, and wet cleaning services.