For us, there’s no greater feeling than seeing our clients affirmed with love by their friends and family.

The Shine Events brand honors the classic and timeless tradition of weddings, custom-designed for each couple to create a unique and
one-of-a kind experience.

From large-scale installations and remote locations, to the small, bespoke details that make a wedding feel personal and special.

Wedding Planner in Phoenix

There's an art to entertaining.  It's about making others feel welcome, seen, loved and included.
In short, love is in the details.

From the Olympic playing field to the perfect wedding day, we balance the nitty-gritty with the pretty.

Meet Jessica.

Jessica has more than 20 years experience in designing, planning and producing unforgettable events that leave her clients and guests amazed and blown away.  Her inherent nature for teamwork, positivity and calming nature brings out the best in her clients, vendors and teammates, ensuring a positive planning experience from the start.

As an experienced wedding planner, she has an established reputation of being committed to excellence and consistently excelling under pressure. From the earliest phases of the planning process to the culmination of the final event, her attention to detail, logistical expertise and dedicated work ethic are guaranteed to ensure a seamless and enjoyable experience. 

Jessica has her degree in Accounting from the University of Iowa where she was a Division I athlete, and her Masters in Event Management from ASU where she was a Graduate Assistant Coach. In addition to her collegiate accolades, she competed for the Greek National Team from 2002 - 2007, including the 2004 Olympics in Athens and the 2005 World Championships in Beijing.

Jessica and her husband Trevor have been married since 2007 and have 3 wonderful children; Luke, Grace and Kate. If she isn't out at a wedding or meeting with clients, you can typically find her at the ballfield or in the gym watching her kids compete and blazing their own trails.




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