May 19, 2011- Westerville, OH – Three cheers for the iAward! The Independents completed their inaugural year of awarding the prestigious IEP iAward. The good sportsmanship and community involvement honor was announced at specific IEP events across the country and were dedicated to one team, coach, parent or athlete who demonstrated Integrity, Enthusiasm and Passion in the spirit industry.
The 2011 i-Award Recipients recognized at event producers events are:
- AmeriCheer – Athens High School
- Cheer & Dance Extreme – Hilda McDaniel
- Cheer America - Samara Taper
- Cheer Star Productions – Liberty Cheer & Dance
- Greater Midwest Cheer Expo – Pride Athletics
- Mardi Gras Spirit Events – Williamsport Twister
- Spirit Celebration – Paramount Comets
- Spirit Festival – Sparks All Stars
- Spirit Unlimited – East Coast Nitros Special Needs
- UPA – Planet Spirit All Stars
- Worldwide Spirit Assoc. – Team Texas
A complete listing of iAward events is available online at www.WeAreIEP.com. The 2011-2012 season will begin soon and a new group of outstanding programs will be recognized. Will it be you?