the team

CM event design & planning

Sandra, Month/Day of Coordination, U.S. and International. Sandra has years of event planning experience. She even owns two event planning businesses on her own. One that focuses on corporate events and another for intimate beach weddings. Sandra is known for her warm and upbeat personality. She is a master event day manager, and loves to travel. 
 

Bianca, International, U.S., and D.C. Event Specialist. Bianca specializes in helping to manage our local events. Bianca has years of experience and does it all! Event Design, Event Management, and Styling. Bianca is an overall pleasant person to interact with on event days and prioritizes guest experience.
 

Natalie, International, U.S., and D.C. Event Specialist. Fueled by purpose and a pure love for all things beautiful, Natalie Melton has been curating spectacular celebrations for more than two decades. As masterful in logistics as she is in luxury design, she is beloved by clients and peers for her relentless work ethic, endless creativity and passion for people that drives everything she does. For Natalie, every event is an opportunity to bring love to life. 
 

Dahlia, Social Media and Event Day Assistance. Dahlia manages our social media and helps assist at select events. Our team is always looking to connect with others online, so feel free to connect with us on Social Media. Please reach out via email, text, and WhatsApp if you are a wedding professional. Potential clients should contact us via email. 

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Natasha, International, U.S., and D.C. Event Specialist. Natasha is an event specialist and master personal attendant. Natasha is also a certified Wedding Planner who has had the pleasure of consulting and assisting with weddings for 5+ years. Her experience has allowed her to work closely with a wide range of people ensuring that each and every one of them enjoy their special day. As your personal attendant she will support you all the way, contributing to a smooth running day for you and your loved ones. 

TiTi, Stylist. Stylists are professionals who curate outfits for various purposes in the fashion industry. TiTi has experience in wedding, retail, commercial and other fashion roles, in addition to consulting with private clients, depending on clients' particular interests and the opportunities available to them. TiTi has her own rates, services she offers, and process. Please contact us to be connected with her.

Rosa, Operations Manager
International/DMV Lead Planner and Event Specialist.
Rosa specializes in helping to manage our local and international events. Habla Espanol? No problem! Rosa has years of experience and does it all! Rosa is experienced in project management, budgeting, execution with excellence, presentations, and is one of the most organized people we know. 

Kelly, International, U.S., and Caribbean Event Specialist. Kelly Setzer has more than 10 years of experience as an Event Planner, Host and working as a Tour Director. She began her tourism career working with groups coming to the Dominican Republic. Groups from 12 to 300, weddings, corporate retreats and family vacations, she has interacted with many international clientele and now works globally. Kelly is used to a high paced environment and provides a high level of customer service. Having knowledge of the most popular DR hotels and venues enables her to provide excellent support to her clients. She enjoys traveling and always looks to have a strong understanding of the destination. Born in Baltimore, Maryland, she has now lived in Dominican Republic for over 10 years. 

the founder

CANDICE

Based in Washington D.C., Candice brings a refreshing perspective marrying unique design aesthetics with custom event experiences.

I am passionate about creating events that make your guests feel like they've entered a work of art and transformed space. I have years of experience developing concepts for clients ranging from small businesses to government agencies and corporations. I am honored to have been featured in national top publications. Whether you need help with an intimate event or a large-scale soiree, I'll bring my creativity and passion to the table—so that you get the best possible result.

LOVES: GoD, reading travel and restaurant reviews. online shopping. healthy bites. Outdoor Festivals. fashion  and decor styling. giving back. justice, hope, and Kindness. 

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TELLING YOUR STORY WELL.

We believe the most successful events have a story behind them. Telling your story by creating events that are personal, thoughtful, and intentional. We bring experience, skill, and a top vendor team to tell your story well. 

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