At Proud to Plan, we’re polished professionals – our team is experienced in events and our reputation proves it. We’ve handled just about every scenario and know how to keep you focused during planning. We understand how to bring it all together and make for a beautiful, romantic, and stress-free day that will impress your guests. When you hire Proud to Plan, you can have confidence that our presence will ensure your wedding day will run smoothly and you’ll have an incredible and memorable time.
If you’re looking for first-rate wedding experts, you’ve come to the right place! We have a full staff of established and experienced professionals that consistently go above and beyond the call of duty to create unforgettable events. With more than 75 years experience under our belts and a handful of celebrity clients in our portfolio, you will have the best-of-the-best running your event!
It’s no surprise we’ve won “#1 Wedding Planner” in Philadelphia’s HOTLIST contest, “Critics Choice for Best Wedding Planner (upstate)” for Best of Delaware, have been featured as a prestigious “Little Black Book” vendor on the nationally recognized wedding blog “Style Me Pretty” and have been chosen as a Wedding Wire’s “Couple’s Choice Winner” every year since 2008. We are consistently recommended by the best wedding professionals because they have a great time working side-by-side with Proud to Plan. We’ve built a reputation for being thorough, detail-oriented, easy to work with, and very fun!
Proud to Plan focuses on weddings in Philly and Wilmington, but we head down the shore, up to NYC, down to DC, and even out to Lancaster, from time-to-time. We travel wherever the event takes us!
The sassy boss lady; Erin leads our team with an enthusiastic approach to event planning. She is in-demand as much for her fabulous flair for style and class as she is for her tremendously solid business acumen and ability to have a great time while working hard. For more than 15 years, Erin has been a fixture of the events industry. This expertise results in a unique approach to managing her team and an unmatched level of service to customers.
For the past decade, Becky has acquired a ton of first-hand experience in the wedding industry. When we brought her on in 2011, it was evident we had hit the jackpot! She takes so much care with her clients and works tirelessly to ensure they are pleased. She is a floral whiz with a special talent for interpreting design concepts and her weddings are beautiful every single time.
Amanda is feisty and fun- her clients love her energy and her bubbly personality. She joined us in 2010 and we’ve found her to be dynamic, imaginative and creative- a great asset to the team. Her favorite weddings involve tons of personal details and Amanda delights in helping her couples discover which elements to incorporate. She takes such care of her couples and treats their family as her own; we think she’s just the sweetest!
It hasn’t taken Kristin long to become one of Proud to Plan’s most requested coordinators! She received her Wedding Planner Certification, became an integral part of the Philadelphia wedding industry in 2008 and finally joined our team in 2015. Kristin has quickly proved she’s one of the best. She’s been a key player at some of our most extravagant weddings and she’s excelled at making her couples feel completely at ease. She’s smart, stylish and a ton of fun to be around!
For the past 5 years Gina has been developing her event planning super power, and brought her talents to the Proud to Plan team in 2012. Gina uses her skills of attention to detail and dedication to perfection to transform every moment into an unforgettable occasion. With sincere enthusiasm Gina brings couples’ ideas to life, eases their worries, and ensures each wedding she touches goes off without a hitch. She’s there to save the day, one genuine smile at a time!
Stephanie has an eye for perfection and a passion to please. She strives to go that extra mile, ensuring each wedding day is exactly how the couple envisions it to be. Since starting with us in 2013, Stephanie has learned how to harness her creativity, bring details to life and to make each event a stunning success!
For the past five years, Chrissy has been a part of the Philadelphia planning industry and brings a wealth of experience to our team. In 2016, Chrissy joined the gang; she is a genius with logistics and layouts, she’s resourceful and efficient, but most importantly, she’s easy going and sincerely nice. Chrissy always has a smile to offer. She’s helpful and caring towards our couples and is willing to do whatever it takes to give them a perfect day.
Zack started as our awesome Intern but now he’s a full-fledged part of the gang! He’s proven himself through the rigorous Hospitality Business Management major at University of Delaware and shown time and time again that he’s on the course for a bright future in the events industry! He’s a detail oriented team player, with a positive attitude and friendly can-do demeanor. Zack thrives off of the creativity and passion of others, and brings many inspired ideas to the table. Fanatical about event planning, cuisine, theatre, decor, service and hospitality, Zack is the perfect match for our Proud to Plan customers!
We’ve been lucky to have Jamie on the team since 2017, but her roots in hospitality run deep. She’s managed country club dining rooms, large scale catered events, and incredible weddings and her talents shine through every time! She rubber-stamps her service record with an awesome education from the Hospitality Business Management program at University of Delaware! Not only is Jamie a team player, but she’s a leader. She is cool, calm, and collected and knows the ropes when it comes to making her customers feel special. Jamie can take the reigns with VIPs or delight in setting up the details- she knows how important every little thing can be on wedding day, and she’s always the first to jump at the chance to make it perfect!