If you are looking for a wedding planner with a personal flair, Emerald Events by Nilsa is a consummate planning business based in Glen Allen, VA. Serving happy couples throughout the Richmond and Charlottesville areas, Nilsa applies her compassionate, good-natured personality to the art of wedding planning. She considers working with couples to realize their marital vision as not just a professional obligation, but a personal honor. With client satisfaction at the bedrock of her business’ ethos, her mission is to create weddings that tenderly reflect your distinct love story. However eccentric or low-key you want your special day to be, she will strive to attend to every detail from rehearsal to reception. Cordial and gifted, Nilsa is determined to turn your marital dreams into a reality. Nilsa has spent years cultivating her characteristic approach to planning. Before founding Emerald Events, of which she has been lead coordinator since 2010, she enjoyed a diverse career that gave her skills transferable to planning. After earning a cosmetology license, she had jobs working as a model and hair stylist. Throughout this period, she realized that her key strengths lay not only in her sociability skills, but also her natural aptitude for meticulous organization. Thanks to this talent, her business has evolved into the accomplished planning service couples know and love today. Above all, Nilsa is excited by the prospect of seeing couples wed with a smile. She recognizes the importance of life’s milestones and relishes her involvement in them. Her outlook on life and marriage is both uplifting and relatable, as she aims to mirror her charismatic personality in her planning. She maintains this in her liaisons with other local businesses, allowing her to develop beneficial relationships with Virginia's best vendors. Emerald Events by Nilsa offers a selection of packages that allow you to decide how much control you want over your big day. The Partial Planning package is ideal for couples who want to take the reins, whereas the Full Planning option suits couples seeking an all-inclusive service. Her planning services include day-of coordination, floral design, and vendor referrals. Nilsa is also happy to travel outside of Virginia to offer her services. With a keen eye for detail and a life-affirming outlook, Nilsa is passionate about designing your unforgettable wedding day.