SPONSORS

The Admin Awards is Made Possible by the Support of Our Program Sponsors

Did you know, that The Admin Awards is funded by sponsorships? Without the support of companies that believe in our mission — the idea that a recognition program for administrative professionals is long overdue, this program would not be possible. Not only do the following companies truly understand the importance of  this program, but they commit their budget, time and resources making The Houston Admin Awards a success. Please consider saying ‘thank you’ to the following companies when a need for their services arise by giving them a shot at your business.  We carefully choose the brands and partners we align with so you can rest assured you’ll be well taken care of too.

Title Sponsor

Core24 – With over 450,000 business service providers in the Dallas area, finding the right resources for your business can quickly become a full time job. So Core24 made it theirs. Core24’s concept is simple: Provide businesses with instant access to the best local business resources possible so they can rest assured they’re getting the expertise and guidance they need to be successful. Core24 uses a rigorous seven-step vetting process to identify those service providers that truly are among the best – their business resources include solutions in the areas of operations, technology, sales and marketing, corporate relocation, human resources, financial and administrative services. Learn more at Core24.com.

Official Airline Partner

Southwest – In its 45th year of service, Dallas-based Southwest Airlines continues to differentiate itself from other air carriers with exemplary Customer Service delivered by more than 49,000 Employees to more than 100 million Customers annually. Southwest proudly operates a network of 97 destinations across the United States and seven additional countries with more than 3,900 departures a day during peak travel season. With 43 consecutive years of profitability, Southwest is one of the most honored airlines in the world with an emphasis on performance and productivity, the importance of its People and the communities they serve, and an overall commitment to efficiency and the planet. Book Southwest Airlines’ low fares online at Southwest.com or by phone at 800-I-FLY-SWA.

Award Level Sponsors

OfficeTeam – OfficeTeam, a Robert Half company, is the nation’s leading staffing service specializing in the temporary placement of highly skilled office and administrative support professionals. With more 300 locations worldwide and a global database of highly skilled candidates, we have the resources, experience and expertise necessary to match highly skilled administrative professionals to our clients’ hiring requirements for full-time and temp office jobs. More information, including online job search services and the OfficeTeam Take Note® blog, can be found at officeteam.com.

Amber N. Watts | Branch Manager
Email | Amber.Watts@roberthalf.com
Website | Officeteam.com
Phone | 281-204-6202

Avanti Transportation – Avanti Transportation recently merged with A Ambassador Limousine and Transportation, is now one of the largest executive ground transportation providers in Houston. With over 200 vehicles including buses and vans for crew and group travel, they offer a very new and well-maintained fleet of transportation options which when combined with their concierge-style commitment to customer service makes Avanti-A Ambassador a best in class choice for our administrative community.

Erich Reindl | President/CEO
Email | EReindl@avantilimos.com
Website | http://www.avantilimos.com/
Phone | 713-680-1955

Condon & Company, P.C. – If you’ve worked with a big accounting firm before, you’re probably familiar with the usual protocol of answering a checklist of questions. But have you worked with a firm that starts the process by interviewing you in person to understand and define your needs? Condon & Company, P.C. , a leading Houston CPA firm, views itself as part of your management team, which means they take the time to get to know you, and fully understand your company’s unique challenges. Rooted in Texas but with East Coast presence and an international footprint, Condon & Company offers a full range of tax and advisory services through a skilled team of professionals, dedicated to helping their clients grow their businesses. When you’re looking for a true partnership, meet your ally in Condon.

Tammie Milum | Shareholder, Firm Administration
Email | tmilum@condoncpa.com
Website | condoncpa.com
Phone | 713.953.7676

Media Sponsor

Houston Business Journal – The Houston Business Journal offers the latest breaking business news, updated throughout the day, some of this week’s top stories from the Houston Business Journal and other popular features from the weekly edition. Sign up to receive any of our email products including daily business news updates, latest news of 17 industries, dozens of popular topics from around the nation and the latest networking and marketing alerts. To learn more, visit www.bizjournals.com/houston.

Hotel Host

Marriott Marquis Houston – As the newest addition to the scenic Houston skyline, Marriott Marquis Houston captures the bold spirit of Texas while embracing the best of Southern hospitality. Enjoy quick access to George R. Brown Convention Center via our sky bridge; then make memories at nearby attractions including Minute Maid Park, Toyota Center and BBVA Compass Stadium. When it’s time to call it a night, make yourself at home in our contemporary guest rooms and suites boasting luxurious bedding, ergonomic workspaces, modern technologies and stunning views of Downtown Houston.

Event Partners

Promotional Branding
Sherry Cousins | President
Email |  sherry.cousins@redfrogpromotions.com
Website| www.redfrogpromotions.com
Phone | 281-382-7727

Table Gift
Ross Yuvanic | General Manager
Email |  rossy@sprinkles.com
Website| www.sprinkles.com
Phone | 713-871-9929

Floral
Abraham Hakakian | Owner
Email |  flowers@plantsnpetals.net
Website| www.plantsnpetals.net
Phone | 713-840-9191

Cocktail Reception Host

Magnolia Hotel – Named the “Best Boutique Hotel in Houston” by the Houston Press, Magnolia Hotel Houston in downtown Houston was originally the home of the Houston Post Dispatch newspaper. Later it became the corporate office for Shell Oil Company, until the hotel in Houston, TX reopened in March 2003 after extensive renovation. Hailed as one of the most impressive office buildings in Texas, Magnolia’s restoration has re-established the 1926 historic landmark as one of Houston’s most distinct properties.