New York, New Jersey, Florida. Will travel.
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Events Cherished specializes in combining long-standing traditions and customs with fresh, contemporary ideas. With expertise in multiple special events, their forte is the blending of cultures. One bride tells us that Sonia Singh is especially adept at coordinating Indian weddings: "With complicated rituals and ceremonies galore, Sonia knows every itty-bitty detail that needs to be kept in mind—ones that we never even considered!"
Sonia provides her clients with top-notch customer service, innovative ideas and the latest industry trends—making every wedding unique and unforgettable. From the initial consultation to the big day, Events Cherished puts client needs and privacy first.
Services offered by Events Cherished are endless and fully customizable. General services include but are not limited to:
- Budget creation and management
- Design and production
- Permitting and licensing
- On-site management
- Destination services
Sonia and her team can also help with ceremony scripting, guest list RSVP management, and much more. No matter the task, Events Cherished will be with you every step of the way to ensure your event is both memorable and stress-free.
ReviewsRead More Show Less
"I cannot tell you HOW many times my now-husband has commented over the past year: 'Is our wedding the only wedding that Sonia is planning?' She is simply THAT available, and THAT on top of literally EVERY detail."
"I am telling all my friends that they NEED wedding planner and should go to Sonia, because she was a lifesaver. I couldn't have done it on my own."
"Hiring Sonia is like hiring the maid of honor of your dreams. She will be that strong, supportive, friendly and personable pillar that you'll completely forget hasn't known you forever."
"Events Cherished has experience with South Asian fusion weddings, and was able to execute the different cultural aspects incredibly well."
"Sonia was personable, fun, detailed and on top of things that my husband and I didn't even realize we needed to think of."
"She is so chipper, energetic, full of ideas, and enthusiastic that we fell in love with her instantly."
"She's right there next to you during the entire planning process."
"The best thing about her at the actual event is that she remains calm as a cucumber. Nothing rattles or stresses her out."
"Our big day (or rather DAYS since ours was a multiday function) was PERFECT."
"My wedding was lovely and enjoyable, and I attribute it to Sonia and Events Cherished."
"Sonia Singh is the reason I was a stress-free bride!"
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Questions and AnswersRead More Show Less
What 3 words best describe your work?Romantic. Memorable. Fun.
Tell us about your company name.We are named "Events Cherished" because we cherish every moment we share with our clients.
Why should someone hire you?We are hopeless romantics just like our clients. We absolutely love to be in love, and we can not wait to celebrate with you.
What are the common misconceptions about your services?A planner is your best friend, your confidant, and your guide. Your clients should trust you to be able to express their wants and needs and know that you will understand and plan accordingly.
What drew you to this field/how did you get started?I dropped out of medical school to become a wedding planner! I love being in love, talking to people, hearing about their love stories and romances, and I feel so honored to be a part of the biggest day of their lives.
What are some sources of inspiration or influences on your work?My biggest inspirations are my clients. No two clients are the same; each has their own spin on an idea and visualize their special day to fit their love story. There is no better source of inspiration than that.
Tell us about a favorite, unusual or very interesting moment at a wedding:My favorite moment is the walk down the aisle. I always look to the parents for their emotions and expressions. I always feel that a parent has flashbacks of their children's lives in that 30 second walk to the altar. I try to imagine what those memories would entail and sometimes I do. As I work with my clients, I get to know the families and, oftentimes, hear the most memorable funny stories from the parents and the family members.
What makes a wedding memorable for you?The smile on my clients' faces. I am there for one reason and one reason only: to ensure they have the most cherished celebration. Anything I can do to accomplish that, I am happy to.
What have weddings taught you?That love is ever-growing. Emotions are high during wedding planning. There are a lot of decisions to be made and a lot of family members to be pleased. It is a true test of a marriage.
What is the best advice you give a couple when planning their wedding?Be yourself. Your family and friends love you for you and will be happy with every decision you make. Don't second guess your choices; just enjoy the process.
If you could have any superpower on the job, what would it be?Teleportation.
What are 3 words that describe your personality?Passionate. Reliable. Empathetic.
What's your favorite book/movie/work of art?Independence Day.
Tell us about your pets, if you have any.I am a devoted mommy to two wonderful labs, and I am obsessed with dogs. I can talk dogs all day, and I am happy to figure out ways to incorporate your sidekicks in your celebrations.
What are some of your favorite places to eat—either everyday spots or special occasion splurges?I love trying new places and love recommendations to amazing eats all over the world.
About This CompanyEvents Cherished provides full-service coordination for weddings, corporate gatherings, and other social events.
Events Cherished Covers These Areas:
- Northern New Jersey
- South Jersey
- Jersey Shore
- Long Island
- Hudson Valley
- And other areas by special arrangement.