It’s no secret that people tend towards celebrity obsession sometimes. But in everyone’s defense, that glitz, glamor, and sophistication can be a bit mesmerizing. Everything in their lives seems to be top-of-the-line – from clothing to cars to accommodations and back again. Most of that decadence we have to observe from afar, but there are a few things you can share with the elite. One of those things is an event planner. For a day worthy of Hollywood royalty, look no further than these Southeastern event planners.
Tiffany Cook Events | Atlanta, GA
From NFL legends to Atlanta Housewives, Tiffany Cook has work with the best. Since 2001, Tiffany has been planning luxurious and elegant weddings and events for the elite. She is a regular contributor to many publications, has frequently supplied expert advice in wedding segments on major news networks, and has been featured multiple times on the reality television show Platinum Weddings. Tiffany’s weddings and events are extravagant and her planning skills are legendary. Tiffany Cook Events has offices in Atlanta, Miami, and Palm Beach.
ellyB Events | Atlanta, GA
The experts over at ellyB Events rely on the five sense to ensure that your wedding day is nothing less than extraordinary. They want your guests to see your personality; they want to communicate clearly, create unique sensation through texture, provide beautiful aromas through distinctive floral arrangements, add an element of singularity through culinary expertise. Each of the four event planners has years of experience and a passion for crafting every detail exactly to your desires. Their notable clientele sing their praises as they add an atmosphere of grandeur to any event.
Legendary Events | Atlanta, GA
A favorite of filmmaker and actor Tyler Perry, Tony Conway and the team at Legendary Events are well-known for their expertise in over-the-top extravaganzas. Tony started Legendary Events way back in 1997 after already having over a decade of experience in the luxury hotel industry. The company is nationally recognized, closely involved in non-profit work, and the winner of multiple awards (as well as the admiration of celebrities and dignitaries alike) while Tony himself is a regular contributor to several publications. The company also owns and operates two event venues – The Estate and Flourish.
Sara Renee Events | Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Serving all of South Florida and New York City, Sara Lowell is a talented and passionate wedding and event planner. She arrived in South Florida with already twenty years of event planning experience out in California. Since then, she has made her mark indelibly on the Sunshine State, bringing the high-end and glamorous to the South’s elite (think captain of the Miami Heat, Udonis Haslem). Sara has been interviewed on NBC and the company has received multiple awards for their services.
TOAST Events | Atlanta, GA
Whether you’re in urban Atlanta or hosting a destination wedding anywhere from historic Savannah to the shores of St. Augustine, TOAST Events will instill your wedding with a little effervescence. The whole TOAST team possesses decades of experience with luxury event planning and passion for the art stemming from childhood. Superstar athletes, actors, and reality television stars swear by the planners of TOAST and their expertise has been called on by publications across the country.
Tara Guérard Soirée | Charleston, SC
The genius behind the wedding of Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively, Tara Guérard and Soirée make their home in beautiful historic Charleston, South Carolina. Since the opening of the company’s doors in 1997, Tara has written two books on wedding planning and earned a well-deserved reputation for elegant and unforgettable events. Whether you’re looking for something understated or something outrageous, Tara and Soirée will take your vision and create a wedding day to remember.
Calder Clark | Charleston, SC
With all that Southern charm, it’s no wonder Charleston is a popular spot for weddings of the rich and famous. And Calder Clark and her company have established themselves firmly with the Charleston elite. Whether your dream wedding is an intimate affair in a quiet location or an all out spectacular in a city hot spot, Calder Clark will offer refinement, taste, and a weight off your shoulders. A part of the event planning industry since 1999, Calder Clark has been trusted by celebrities like Susan Saradon’s daughter, Eva Amurri, and featured in a plethora of periodicals and publications.
Sapphire Events | New Orleans, LA
Sophisticated and classic, Sapphire Events has been promoted in over 20 publications–including People Magazine for the wedding of Candice Accola and Joe King. The coordinators take advantage of the stunning NOLA urbanscape to tailor your event exactly to your desires. Whether your personal style is natural and floral or glittery and bright, Sapphire will take your vision and create something phenomenal. The planners are experienced and repudiated, with a remarkable sense of detail.
Lourdes Milian Productions | Coral Gables, FL
Featured in the television show Platinum Weddings, Lourdes Milian has been in business since 2005 and–thanks to impeccable taste–has found enormous success. She has a distinctive ability to transform a space into a couple’s unique vision with all the glitz and glamor they could imagine. Since her genesis, Lourdes has had many publications and social media outlets praise her weddings and herald her skills. The company has become one of the premiere Miami event planners.
Luxe Fête | Miami, FL
Receiver of accolades galore and an icon of style and taste, Nathalie Cadet-James has taken the Miami event world by storm. She has planned events and weddings for some of the country’s elite (think Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, and Dior). If she’s got those companies backing her name, you can be sure that each of her weddings is brimming with elegance and refinement. Nathalie incorporates unique design pieces into each venue so that your wedding will feel entirely modern without sacrificing panache.
Bonnie Walker Events | Miami, FL
With offices on every coast, Bonnie Walker is highly sought after. The much-publicized wedding of actress Gabrielle Union and basketball player Dwyane Wade was an act of Bonnie’s creation and the list of high-profile clients doesn’t end there. Singers, athletes, and dignitaries alike call on Bonnie Walker Events for weddings, corporate gatherings, and parties and they’re never disappointed. Each event exudes class and sophistication while still maintaining the unique aspects of the couple.
Todd Events | Dallas, TX
It seems the phrase “it’s always bigger in Texas” goes for weddings too. Weddings by Todd Fiscus – who has offices in both Dallas and Houston – are utterly decadent in the best possible way. His events ooze luxury and sophistication, but never miss out on a bit of fun. His skills were put to the test with the wedding of famed Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo and the results were beautiful. His work has been featured (and praised) in a number of publications.