The International Special Events Society Ventura-Santa Barbara Chapter is comprised of special event industry professionals from all disciplines; event planners, venues managers, rental companies, photographers, lighting/décor companies, entertainment and more.
We host monthly events to promote professional development and cultivate relationships within the local community as well as with other ILEA chapters and organizations.
GET THE MOST OUT OF YOUR ILEA
VENTURA-SANTA BARBARA MEMEBERSHIP
ILEA has an online, searchable membership directory for members only! If you are traveling and need a list of ILEA members in the area, just log
onto www.ileahub.com and find colleagues nearby!
ILEA’s online Career Center is devoted to helping special event professionals and employers find the perfect match.
The Member Forum is a great tool to communicate with other ILEA members about hot topics, business practices, risk management and any issue affecting the Special Events industry.
The CSEP designation is the hallmark of professional achievement in the special events industry. It is earned through education, performance, experience and service to the industry. CSEP can also make you more attractive to potential clients and employers by demonstrating your dedication to the industry and craft. It is recognized and respected worldwide.
“ILEA provides the opportunity to meet and partner with other event professionals with common goals, vision and expertise. Together, we become better.”
Nilufer 'Nil' Soucek
An ILEA person since 2009
Our goal is to help foster a vibrant community of like minded individuals who strive to be the best Event Planning Professional that they can be!