Who We Are

Our Team

Bridget Doherty

Owner & President
  • Go-to libation: Champagne, of course!
  • Event décor guilty pleasure: Anything purple
  • Can’t live without: Wine, pizza, and friends
  • All weddings need: Great combo of a fun bar and great music
  • Favorite jam song: Anything by, “Outkast”
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Kayla Gettys

Sales Manager
  • Event décor guilty pleasure: Blush and gold color combo
  • Grilled or fried: Fried- is that even a real question?
  • Can’t live without: The ocean, books, fam & friends
  • Sundays are for: At home lounging in sweats or at the beach while drinking mimosas
  • Rapper name: K-Dawg
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Heather Nelson

Senior Account Manager
  • Event décor guilty pleasure: All things black
  • Sundays are for: Family time and drinking rosé
  • Strange talent: Touching my tongue to my nose
  • Life story movie title: “Never Boring!”
  • Can’t live without: My children, coffee and wine
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Celeste Popadiuk

Designer/Senior Account Manager
  • Can’t live without: Open-ended curiosity, authentic people, laughter
  • Grilled or fried: Baked, like cookies and cakes
  • Go-to libation: Morning cup o’ joe
  • All weddings need: An experienced wedding planner and a good floral designer
  • Best place for retail therapy: Erin Martin Design
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Renée Gibson

Account Manager
  • Go-to libation: Chilled glass of bubbles
  • Event décor guilty pleasure: A detailed lounge grouping and a show-stopping bar setup
  • Can’t live without  Positivity, traveling and mascara
  • Favorite jam song: “Good As Hell” by Lizzo
  • Best place for retail therapy: Nordstrom or Sephora
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Alisha Lindsey

Senior Event Specialist
  • Go-to libation: Gin and tonic
  • Life story movie title: “Gym, Drink, Love”
  • All weddings need: Love and dancing
  • Favorite jam song: “Here Comes The Sun” by The Beatles
  • Spirit animal: Elephant
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Emily Landrum

Senior Event Specialist
  • Strange talent: Super tech savvy
  • Can’t live without: My daughter, cupcakes, books, husband and dog (in this order)
  • All weddings need: A good videographer
  • Life story movie title: “Into The Woods”
  • Spirit animal: Corgi
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Dawnyel Howard

Senior Event Specialist
  • Go-to libation: Ketel, water and lime
  • Event décor guilty pleasure: Glowing candlelight
  • Can’t live without: Family, friends and a good laugh
  • All weddings need: A little bit of sparkle
  • Favorite jam song: “Pocket Full of Sunshine” by Natasha Bedingfield
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Olivia Nelson

Senior Event Specialist
  • Go-to libation: Anything dry and sparkling! #bubblehead
  • Event décor guilty pleasure: Dark velvet
  • Life story movie title: “What’s For Dinner?”
  • Pro wrestler ring name: Chairman Meow =^^=
  • Favorite jam song: Gypsy by, “Lady Gaga”
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Kassie Breslin

Senior Event Specialist
  • Sundays are for: Waterside, sunshiny rosé drinking
  • Pro wrestler ring name: Ka$$ Money Millionaire
  • Event décor guilty pleasure: Florals over EVERYTHING
  • Life story movie title: “Crash: Chronicles of a Clumsy Girl”
  • Grilled or fried: “Air” fried!
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Laura Allen

Event Consultant
  • Sundays are for: Hiking!
  • Event décor guilty pleasure: Pillows
  • Can’t live without: My dog and my bed
  • Instruments played: Violin
  • Favorite jam song: Man of the Woods by, “Justin Timberlake”
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Renee Schink

Event Consultant
  • Go-to libation: Does tea count?
  • Event décor guilty pleasure: Linens!
  • Can’t live without: My daughter, dogs and lip balm
  • Weirdest food eaten: Shark Fin soup
  • Spirit animal: Rattlesnake
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Maria Dominguez

Event Consultant
  • Go-to libation: Cantaritos
  • Weirdest food eaten: Escargot
  • Sundays are for: Binge watching Netflix or wine tasting
  • Pro wrestler ring name: The Coordinator
  • Weirdest food eaten: Escargot
  • Grilled or fried: Grilled
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Nayeli Cervantes

Event Associate
  • All weddings need: Great couples dance choreography
  • Spirit animal: Butterfly
  • Favorite jam song: Just The Two of Us by, “Grover Washington”
  • Go-to libation: Tejuino (please try, you won’t regret it!)
  • Grilled or fried: Grilled
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Victoria Mendez

Sales Assistant
  • All weddings need: Music and alcohol
  • Favorite jam song: “Las de la Intuicion” by Shakira
  • Weirdest food eaten: Nothing weird, I’m a picky eater
  • Grilled or Fried: Fried
  • Sundays are for: Hanging out with my family
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Kendall Burger

Marketing Manager
  • Go-to libation: Blanton’s Manhattan, stirred over rocks
  • Rapper name: Kendallicious
  • Strange talent: Reverse and parallel parking
  • Favorite jam song: “Uptown” by Prince
  • Can’t live without: My squeeze and chapstick
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Brian Rankin

Operations Manager
  • Go-to libation: Cold Bud Light
  • Can’t live without:  My family, dogs, and remote control
  • Grilled or fried: Grilled
  • Spirit animal: Irish Wolfhound
  • Favorite jam song: “Proud Mary” by Tina Turner
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Anthony Herrera Sosa

Dispatch Manager
  • Go-to libation: Cold, Modelo
  • Weirdest food eaten: “Escamoles” (Google it!)
  • Can’t live without: My family, spicy salsa and fast cars
  • All weddings need: Encore Events Rentals products
  • Favorite jam song: “Feliz, Feliz” by Banda El Mexicano
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Brandon Shipman

Production Manager
  • Can’t live without: My wife’s sense of humor (since she married me)
  • Instruments played: Piano
  • Go-to libation: Margarita
  • Grilled or fried: Grilled
  • Spirit animal: Dragon
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Tyler Doherty

Co-Owner & Vice President
  • Spirit animal: Manatee
  • Pro-wrestler ring name: The Hammer
  • Go-to libation: IPA beer
  • Strange talent: Ability to remember endless movie quotes
  • Fun fact: I’m Bridget’s brother!
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