Professional Event Planners

We are your secret to a successful event. Events by ECS has been in business for over eighteen years, planning corporate functions, private parties, fundraisers, and weddings. Our event planners are accomplished, hands on, and dedicated. Take a moment to meet your local professional.

We have event planners in Houston, Phoenix, West Palm Beach, and Los Angeles.

Brad Lewis - Managing Director

image "You should feel like a guest at your own event."

Brad became a professional event planner while attending the University of Houston. He has over twenty years of experience and has planned events as large as 15,000 attendees. Over the course of his career, the industry has changed in many ways, so he keeps an eye on innovative concepts that keep events on the cutting edge. He is our expert decorations and floorplan designer.


Cynthia Ross - Vice President of Sales

image "I will maximize your budget to give you more than you thought possible."

Cynthia came to event planning after a successful career in corporate sales and management. Her understanding of budgets and timelines sets her apart from career hospitality professionals. Cynthia is comfortable at the highest level of negotiations. She uses tried and true marketing techniques to increase attendance and build an event's prominence. She excels at fundraising.


Robert Rives - Director of Marketing

image "I will keep your event focused"

As a member of some of the country's most exclusive clubs, Robert opens doors to venues that might otherwise not be an option. He works hard to keep an event focused on its specific goals, whether it be entertainment, awards, team building, sales, client appreciation, marketing, or any combination of these concepts. His expertise lies in employee training and team building.


Patricia Sutphin - Wedding Planner

image "When my client calls to book a second event, I know I'm a success."

Patricia was a retail buyer, as well as a sales manager for one of the largest home builders in the country. She focuses on helping customer's achieve their vision through active listening and proactive problem solving. Patricia is an expert wedding consultant and has a vast resource of design and beauty experts at her disposal.