ProfileKevin Molesworth, CSEP began his career in New York City working in live theatre, film and television. Building on his foundation as an award-winning theatrical director and producer, he went on to become one of the most sought after event designers in New York. Kevin moved to Austin, TX in 2007 and soon after founded Brass Tacks Events, an event production and design firm. In 2016, Brass Tacks Events opened an additional office in Philadelphia. Kevin has won five International Esprit Awards, is an eight-time Texas Star Award winner and was named one of the "25 Young Event Professionals To Watch" by Special Events Magazine. Kevin relocated to Oregon in late 2016 and is the current President of the Portland Chapter of the International Live Events Association (ILEA). Previously, he served on the ILEA Austin Board of Directors as President where he lead the chapter to new heights in membership growth, earning the distinction of being the largest ILEA chapter in the entire world as well as earning ten Spirit of Excellence Awards including Chapter of the Year three years in a row. For his dedication and commitment to the association, he was named the ILEA International Volunteer of the Year in 2015. Over the past several years, he has been fortunate enough to travel all across the US, Canada and even to Dubai as a speaker on topics ranging from creativity and marketing to networking and ethics. Kevin considers himself fortunate to have had the great privilege to produce events for Walt Disney Productions, Target, Make-A-Wish, Major League Soccer and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to name a few. Kevin graduated magna cum laude from the State University of New York at Oswego and holds Bachelors' degrees in Theatre, English and Education.