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Chicago, Illinois Professional Emcee and Motivational Keynote Speaker Laura Schwartz has been named as one of the The 100 Most Influential People in The Event Industry.

The Eventex Awards just released The 100 Most Influential People in The Event Industry. The list features the 100 people who have influenced the event industry the most with their creativity, vision and capacity for innovation, as voted by their peers.


“This list aims to recognize the driving force behind the event industry – its people! The visionaries, innovators, trend-setters and luminaries, everyone that pushes the industry forward and makes the events world more vibrant, exciting and awe-inspiring” – Ovanes Ovanessian, Co-founder of Eventex Awards.

laura 1 of 100 most influential in global events

“It is an honor to receive this distinguished ranking among great leaders in the global events industry. I am proud to be a member of this community, especially as this is voted on by my peers throughout the world. Thank you.” — Laura Schwartz



What is the EVENTEX Awards?

There’s the Oscars for cinematic achievements, the Emmys for television, and the Tony Awards for theater. And then there’s Eventex Awards for events!

Eventex was founded in 2009 and they have proven time and time again that they’re always willing to innovate, reinvent and challenge the status quo. Much like the companies that participate in Eventex Awards!

Today the Eventex award is the most essential accolade in the world of events. It represents outstanding achievements, top quality services, or fascinating creativity in producing cutting-edge event experiences.


About Laura Schwartz

Professional Emcee and Keynote Speaker Laura Schwartz knows how to make live events succeed.  Whether hosting a corporate event or delivering a keynote on stage, Laura brings the experience and energy to make your message resonate with any audience!

For more information on or to schedule Laura to speak, please contact Ashley Brooks at or 312-767-7415.