Emilie Wedel – Operations Manager & Lead Coordinator
Emilie’s role is to make sure every I is dotted and T is crossed when it comes to our clients’ events. She works behind the scenes to keep our operation organized and is always emailing our clients reminders and updates! Since joining our team, she works daily to make sure all of our systems are in place and events run smoothly.
Originally from Denmark, Emilie grew up in Massachusetts and graduated from Boston College and later received a Master’s in sports management. She spent several years working as a special education teacher and also worked for the New England Patriots. With the Patriots she helped plan and execute large scale events as well as coordinate all the logistics for the team away game trips.
In 2017, Emilie moved to Florida to escape the cold and be closer to family. When she isn’t working, she enjoys traveling and spending time with friends and family!
Jenny Alcebo – Senior Event Coordinator & Daily Operations
Jenny has an integral role in the day-to-day tasks at Posh Parties coordinating many of the details as well as ensuring things run smoothing on event days. Jenny has worked in highend weddings and events in NYC and the Hamptons. In 2013 she began work as the Director of Operations for The Paradise Fund and has experience serving as a member of many philanthropic organizations.
Jenny is a South Florida native and graduate of The University of Central Florida. She loves spending as much time as she can her husband Ryan and their son Grey and twin daughters Olive & Evy. She’s an avid traveler, enjoys cooking, and likes bike riding around Palm Beach.
Meg Palumbo – Event Day Coordinator
Meg’s role is to make sure every I is dotted and T is crossed when it comes to our clients’ events. Meg works behind the scenes to keep our operation organized and may be the one to email you a few reminders! She is there on event days too, helping to execute your day so you can be stress free.
Originally from Rhode Island, Meg graduated from the University of Miami where she majored in public relations and international relations. She is proud to be a Miami Hurricane! In 2013, Meg and her family relocated back to Florida and love everything that Palm Beach has to offer. In her free time, she loves being with her three children, husband, and friends, plus going to the beach, enjoying good food and wine, and running.
Tayanna Russ – Senior Event Coordinator
Tayanna is involved in planning and final details, and serves as our specialist for those clients seeking “month of” services. Tayanna’s experience comes from years of working as an event planner for her own company which helped her gain great knowledge in being able to bring a client’s vision to life. She excels in being a detail- oriented professional with a strength in execution. Tayanna currently sits on the board as the Events Coordinator for the Young Professionals Association of Delray Beach.
Tayanna was born and raised in New York and moved to Florida a decade ago. In her spare time she likes traveling, working out, and spending time with her family- especially her daughter Mila and son Zachary.
Karen White – Graphic Designer and Invitation Specialist
After graduating from Florida State University in 2004 and beginning a career in finance, Karen returned to school to pursue her passion for art and design. Designing professionally since 2010, her studio, third + ivy, originally focused on brand strategy and design. After a move to New York with her husband, she began a new phase of design love for all things paper and letterpress. After returning to Florida with the best NYC souvenir ever, their daughter Adeline, she expanded her design services to include wedding invitations, custom stationery, and other paper goods. Karen brings her passion for great design into every project and looks to make each collaboration uniquely you.
Nubia Castellanos – Lead Bridal Dresser and On-Site Seamstress
Nubia has been a member of the Posh Parties team for over ten years. She shows up with a smile and an eagerness to help make sure everyone looks their best on the big day. Nubia steams dresses for everyone in the wedding suite, helps the bride get dressed, and accompanies her during photos. She helps the guys too of course-tying bow ties and ensuring any attire snafus are handled quickly and carefully. Nubia’s background is in couture gown alterations and she is savvy in helping to tie the most complicated bustle
Bella – Posh Pup
Bella will forever be a Posh Parties VIP-Very Important Pup. She was by our side every day and loved to guard the office and alert us to any special packages that arrived! Her sister Dolce keeps us company on the regular now, but she is too shy for photos!