5 Tasteful Event Planners In The Mid-Atlantic Region

Weddings and other important events are often extremely stressful to organize: one must determine a menu, invitations, a location, and more. Luckily, there are many event management teams with a keen eye for detail who relieve the pressure of handling multiple tasks so everyone can wine, dine, and dance the night away, knowing all the details have been taken care of. In no particular order, here are several party planners making elegant soirees happen in the Mid-Atlantic area.

At #1, we have A. Dominick Events, located in Washington, D.C. Even though its location is in the United States, this company has organized celebrations in Jamaica, Mexico, the Bahamas, and South Africa. It specializes in wedding planning, and offers a range of services including invitation advice, guidance on etiquette, creating a budget, and managing transportation for guests.

A. Dominick can plan a range of other celebrations, from baby showers to birthday parties. It has experience arranging unique corporate occasions, such as dinners, retirement soirees, and more. The company has been featured in several publications, including Brides magazine and The Knot.

Next up, at #2, we present Bellwether Events, based in Washington, D.C. The company was founded in 2002 by Janice Carnevale, a native of Northern Virginia; she has written an e-book called The Elegant At-Home Wedding, which has information about hosting a nuptial event in your backyard.

The company's event planning services include budget planning, venue consulting, stationery selection, rental returns, and more; clients can select simple or elaborate packages, or customize to find something in the middle. Bellwether's blog features detailed information on various weddings, from those held by British royalty to ones organized by the company in Georgia.

Coming in at #3 is Lemon and Lime, a wedding planning team based in Baltimore, Maryland. The company was started in 2011 by Ashley Amtmann and Katey Clark. It prides itself on its ability to personalize every event by building mood-boards for each client.

Lemon and Lime's services vary from event management to full planning and design; all of the packages are custom-tailored to the client. The company has been featured in various media outlets, including Baltimore Bride and Washingtonian Weddings.

Up next, at #4, we present Hello Productions, located in Pittsburgh. The company specializes in wedding planning, from full service to month-of coordination or elopement. It also organizes corporate and nonprofit events, ranging from conferences to meetings and fundraisers.

President Ashley Moss Kurkiewicz has been in the marketing and events industry for eleven years; Vice President Natasha Brody Katic has a decade of experience managing soirees in Pittsburgh and New York City. Hello Productions has been mentioned by the press multiple times, in outlets like Style Me Pretty and Whirl.

Last but not least, at #5, we have Truly You Events. Founded by Philadelphia wedding planner Christiane Lehman, it is a boutique-style nuptial planning firm specializing in personalized events. Lehman holds a BS in business, and her work has been featured in Martha Stewart Weddings, The Knot Magazine, and elsewhere.

Truly You believes that a marriage celebration should reflect a couple's individual taste and style. Its core goal is to create personalized, polished weddings that its clients enjoy, rather than stress about. To achieve that goal, it puts an equal focus on nuptial day logistics and personalized design details.