Samantha Joy Events
SJE is a national event planning and design firm. Inspired by people, we believe that any celebration should be rooted in the story and personality of the client. We believe in the balance of grand gestures and quiet moments. In simple details and transformative experiences. Our focus is on creating events with good design that tell a story with quality products that leave your guests with a lasting memory.
Samantha Leenheer - Owner
Samantha’s design aesthetic is elegant and modern balanced with careful personal details. She is inspired by traveling and fashion while designing for the senses through colors, textures, and lighting. She takes a collaborative approach and likes to be challenged to think outside the box. She started planning corporate events in 2011 and has expanded to include weddings, social events, and corporate affairs.
Her work has been featured in Style Me Pretty, The Knot Magazine, Green Wedding Shoes, Mingle Magazine, Magnolia Rouge Magazine, Modern Luxury, Long Island Bride and Groom, and more.
Leading the Way
We are with you every step of the way navigating you through the process of location scouting, event concepting, budget management, and vendor selection. We take care of the logistics of vendor management, contract review, meeting preparation, site visits, and create and manage a checklist for your distinct process. We carefully craft a solid foundation on which to build your event design.
A Tailored Experience
Our planning experience is always tailored to your event’s needs. We will help you design and plan your full wedding weekend down to the smallest detail. We have curated our approach with streamlined communication and systems, so planning is easy and fun. At the end of the day, nothing makes us happier than transforming a space to feel like you in every way.
Building Your Story
Each event is as different as the people being celebrated, so we take a fresh look at your story and infuse that narrative into your wedding. Our design process allows us to create timeless and reflective concepts. Our events are a blend of classic elements and unique pieces that will set it apart from everything else. We take color, texture, and all five senses into consideration as we craft experiences that leave guests with a lot to talk about. Our planning process leaves no detail untouched! We will get to know you so well we can act on your behalf.
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