Grande Affaires springs back into full action with their re-launch this May of 2013. Known for cutting edge and couture designs, Grande Affaires is one of the leading social event production companies in the industry.
Bringing in new energy and “out of the box” creativity is the new Creative Director, Susan Wesselhoft. Having worked for some of the leading hotels and event companies of the world – in trend setting cities such as Miami, New York and Los Angeles, Susan has the experience and fresh ideas that are the vision of Grande Affaires.
With an impressive resume, Susan has planned hundreds of upscale weddings and social events within the 20 years of her career. In addition, she launched the entire social events department from the ground up at The Aqualina Resort and Spa on the Beach, a five star and five diamond property located in Sunny Isles Beach, where she consistently raised the standards and created unique designs for the clientele.
Planning grande events for clients such as Cartier and BMW, she has made a name for herself in the industry and will be a great addition to the Grande Affaires team along with President and Founder Sharon Siegel, who has an outstanding resume of her own. Having built and developed both Grande Affaires and parent company Deco Productions, a successful DMC and event company since the late 1980’s.
“We are extremely excited to welcome Susan to Grande Affaires. I was waiting for the right person who shares our vision and style – and I am happy to say that Susan more than fulfills our expectations!” – Sharon Siegel, President, Grande Affaires
About Grande Affaires
Grande Affaires was founded in 1997 by Sharon Siegel to fill a niche in South Florida’s social event industry. Since inception, Grande Affaires has been responsible for introducing cutting edge vision, creativity and style to countless weddings and social occasions. Emphasizing quality, elegance and sophistication we combine new and fresh ideas with timeless tradition to produce intimate parties or extravagant affairs. This couture design house has established itself as a major player in the social event production industry throughout South Florida and the Caribbean.
Frequently mentioned in the media, Grande Affaires has garnered attention for its unsurpassed style with features in newspapers, magazines and television. Nationally recognized for being the “Creators of the Perfect Wedding”, their award winning designs will make any event truly memorable. Grande Affaires range of in-house services include but aren’t limited to: extraordinary floral designs, exquisite fabrics, linen table settings, draping, tents, theatrical lighting, entertainment, invitations, site selection, day-of-wedding coordination and so much more.