Welcome to the Planner Profiles Series! Where we interview event and wedding planners, showcasing their unique skills and expertise while offering tips and advice for other event planning professionals.
Today I would like to introduce you to Nicole, an Oregon-based Event Planner with over 12 years of experience in the industry.
Name: Nicole Fleishman
Business Name & Location: Party to Go-Go, LLC, (Portland, Oregon)
Years working in the Event Planning Industry: 12 Years
Facebook Page: https://m.facebook.com/partytogogo/
How did you get started in the industry?
I got started hosting social events and children’s parties for family and friends after they saw how well I hosted my own parties for my daughter.
What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?
Be brave and just get out there, don’t overthink everything. The more events I’ve done the more confidence I’ve gained in my ability.
What do you see as the most challenging aspect of being an Event Planner?
What do you see as the most rewarding aspect of being an Event Planner?
At the end of the event when your client is so happy to see their vision come to life! It’s an amazing feeling of accomplishment.
What advice would you give to someone entering the industry today?
Charge what you’re worth and don’t compromise just to get a job. It often doesn’t work, including with friends.
Can you share a tool or resource that you could not do without in your business?
Everlance for mileage. For all the driving I do for clients and meetings!
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