‘ILEA’ VP of Education Receives CSEP Certification

John Jossifakis, VP Education ILEA Middle East.

Blink Experiences’ John Jossifakis becomes a ‘Certified Special Events Professional’.

Established in 1993, the Certified Special Events Professional (CSEP) designation was created to recognise event professionals who have excelled in the special events field, with the industry acknowledging an CSEP to be best-in-class for the education and promotion of professional ethics and standards.

Industry veteran John Jossifakis is the most recent of an elite group of event professionals to be certified. John, who heads up the regional production arm of Dubai based Blink Experience, is well known for his hard work, passion, dedication and support for the industry and will keep pushing the boundaries of experimentation within the live / special events realm.

“I think this certificate validates the years of hard work and experience I have been able to attain by working closely with some of the industry’s best people. The CSEP Certification is an attestation of skills, and I am honoured to join the club of certified professionals” commented Jossifakis.

The addition of this globally recognised certification, along with the various other educational initiatives John is a part of, this is another step forward in promoting the development of the special events industry as well as further establishing a level of knowledge and experience necessary to deliver an event successfully.

ILEA Middle East President, Lee Charteris commented, “John and Blink Experience’s commitment and diligence to achieve this certification further demonstrates ILEA and the region’s investment into increasing the level of education in the industry, and I am enthusiastic about the knock-on effect this will have. Congratulations, John!”