BP EVENTS SPECIALIZES IN CUSTOM, ONE-OF-A-KIND EVENTS OF ALL SIZES. WITH OUR CREATIVITY AND PASSION, WE BRING A FRESH APPROACH TO CLASSIC EVENTS.
We value the relationships that we form with our clients and focus on our number one goal… making your vision a reality. And though we are based in the Chicagoland area, we will travel any distance to create an unforgettable wedding for you and your guests, from the beaches of Mexico to the mountains of Arizona. We’re here to ensure that every last detail is executed smoothly, so that you can sit back, relax, and enjoy your event.
Char is the owner, founder, lead event planner and creative director of BP Events. After graduating from Southern Illinois University (BS), National Louis University (MBA), and earning her certification through Black Bride & Groom of New York, Char stepped into the events world. In 2005, drawn by a desire to plan and coordinate unforgettable events, Char launched BP Events. She has expanded her knowledge gaining another certification in Wedding & Event Planning from Preston Bailey’s Lovegevity Wedding & Event Planning Institute. Char eats, drinks and breaths creativity and details.
Her reputation has quickly grown as a sought-after event planner in the Chicagoland area. With over 14 years of experience, BP Events is dedicated to providing top quality professional service to their clients. BP Events takes what is basic in style and ideas and personifies your expectations into reality keeping the big picture in mind…the details. With her love of traveling and meeting new people, Char finds inspiration in establishing relationships with every client to develop the complete potential of her client’s vision for each event.
Char is obsessed with paying attention to every detail. Her clients trust in her vision, etiquette, and education to produce captivating events. The Big Picture of planning an event includes a multitude of details and is no easy task. The possibilities are endless and you can be assured of her personalized service and highest level of event execution.
Over the past fourteen years, Char has been featured in several publications including: Chicago Bride Magazine, Real Weddings and Black Bride & Groom.
In 2019, Char plans to expands event services toward more non-traditional planning of funerals and launch her teaching and consulting business for aspiring and new event planners.