From humble beginnings in North Carolina to achieving her wildest dreams, internationally acclaimed event and interior designer Courtney Ajinça continues to turn fantasy into reality as a vivacious mastermind who gives people around the world the event of their dreams. An artistic visionary whose ability, uniquely creative talents and outstanding reputation have made her a tremendous success, Ajinça has made a name for herself by taking her passion for designing spectacular events and transforming it into a lifestyle. She continuously exceeds the expected with an unmatched level of inspiration, imagination and innovation to set the latest trends in entertaining. Ajinça has created a number of installations for several high-profile celebrities, and she is known for her over-the-top and heartfelt wedding proposals. Ajinça is always providing new visual adventures for her clients and the industry. Ajinça has been featured in Forbes, Bloomberg, People Magazine, Rolling Out, US Weekly, CNN, Sister Circle and many other publications. Ajinça is mom to two beautiful boys and wife of professional basketball player Alexis Ajinça.
Lance Devereux is the owner and lead designer at Designs by Devereux Weddings and Events, a full-service wedding, special event and floral design firm based in Charlotte, NC, and Atlanta. The company, which is one of the most sought-after event design firms in the Southeast and beyond, has designed florals and events for clients from professional athletes to celebrities. Devereux has been featured in magazines such as B Collective Magazine and in numerous online publications. He received a nomination for Designer of the Year in 2019 and won Best Wedding Designer of the Year at the 2020 B Collective Awards. As cofounder of the Dare 2 Design Experience, Devereux continues to share his love for the art of event design through education and speaking opportunities nationwide.
Tori Williams is a world-renowned celebrity event planner and designer who creates luxurious bespoke events worldwide. Tori Williams Events is a full-service luxury event-planning and design company focused on social and corporate affairs. Williams's signature opulence, trendsetting style and elaborate decor have been featured on numerous major television networks. She was also named one of Atlanta's 25 Women of Power & Influence by The Atlantan magazine. Tori Williams and Tori Williams Events are names the world will remember, adding signature style one event at a time.