Anita Craine is a step out of the box wedding planner who although loves a good trend, believes her clients should create their own trends and let people follow them. She strives to producing unique, creative yet fabulous weddings and events that truly reflect who her client are. Whether her client wants to get married on a luxury jet with all of their family or friends......on the way to their amazing reception location on a private island or a great party with a superhero theme and a celebrity DJ. She lives to make each and every one of her clients events a moment that is meaningful and memorable.
Anita has been in love with planning events every since her children were little and it started with her planning her children's birthday parties, then friends and families children's parties.....and gradually becoming fascinated with weddings. Once she saw how amazing former NBA basketball player John Sally's wedding was when she lived in Detroit she was beyond hooked. She eventually got a job working for an event planning company in Detroit in 1994 for a friend who had her own company and absolutely loved it. She eventually moved to Atlanta in 1996 were she acquired another position working for another event planning company and realized she could do this easily on my own.
In 2005 she started A. Marie Events & Design LLC in Ohio, and never looked back being a wedding and event planner has been her calling as well as my true passion and have been in this business for over 25 years. She's learned a lot about this industry continuing to learn more every single day. In 2013 she met an awesome travel agent Travel Genie Kenneth Smith and became one of his Travel Genie, for Dreams Come True out of Maplewood, NJ. To help in the planning of her Destination Wedding Clients and their guest air and hotel accommodations. She is a Mexico, Aruba, Bahamas, Jamaica, Ft Lauderdale, Melia, Fiji, Malta, Belize, Houston, La Collecion, Palace Resorts, St. Maarten, Los Cabos, Puerto Rico, Italy, France, Maldivesa, and Guatemala Specialist and currently working on other specializations in the travel industry. She believes in learning, in order to provide the best services to her clients as possible.
Creative Director/Principle Planner
Destination Wedding Specialist
Romance Travel Specialist
The Small Details
Its the small details that are vital little things, that make big things happen. A. Marie Events & Design LLC knows how easy it is to forget these little things on your Special Day. Believe it when I say we come prepared for almost anything to make sure you have everything you need and to keep you from worrying unnecessarily. We have definitely experienced it all so let us do the worrying for YOU!