After years of working in the wedding industry in various roles, Laura Ann Lewis founded Parasol Events in 2004. Laura was determined to create a unique event planning company that would truly demonstrate attention and care for its clients, vendors and employees.
Combining her natural creativity, listening and organizational skills with a work and academic background in management and web and graphic design, Laura has built a reputation for delivering quality event results that exceed client expectations.
Having an eye for beauty and a strong visual aesthetic enables Laura and her team to provide value to clients by creating personalized and appealing event designs for both wedding ceremonies and receptions. In addition, Laura has an uncanny ability to help others maintain focus on the big picture, while establishing and working to practical timelines that ensure each event is a success.
Laura believes that life should be a balance of work and fun. Laura is very active; engaging in running, surfing, cycling, hiking and swimming on a daily basis. For mental stimulation, there is always a book or two on the nightstand, engaging conversations with her husband, family and friends, and domestic and foreign films.