ABOUT BLISS EVENTS

Winners of the prestigious Canadian Event Industry Award for Best Wedding, Best Corporate Event and Best Event Design, Tara O'Grady and her team of event professionals have been planning and designing memorable Weddings and Events since 2003.

Tara O'GRADY

Tara’s expertise in creating uniquely personal, stylish and seamless events has established her as a leader in the event industry. Her unique approach to client relationships, style and decor trends, event management and coordination, continue to exceed the expectations of her discerning and influential clientele.

Since founding the company in 2003, Tara has appeared often on both local and national news, television and radio shows including the Marilyn Denis Show, Cityline, Rich Bride, Poor Bride (Amazon Prime), CBC Radio, Newstalk 1010 and quoted in dozens of newspaper and magazine publications. Tara has also had the privilege of sitting on many panels within the industry as well as appearing as both a university and college keynote speaker.

In the infamous spring of 2020, Tara added the title of Professor of Event Planning with Centennial College while in May 2020, during the COVID-19 lockdown in Toronto, Tara achieved the designation of Reverend of Metaphysics through the Canadian International Metaphysical Ministry and as a result, became ordained in the Province of Ontario.

In addition to hundreds of blissful weddings, Tara has also had the pleasure of working with a variety of Corporate Canada’s top companies and charitable organizations including philanthropist, Peter Gilgan of Mattamy Homes, Nestle Canada, Revlon, White Knight Gala c/o The Ron White Foundation benefiting Free the Children, Sheena’s Place, The Directors Guild of Canada Awards Gala, RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards, Women of Influence Inc. just to name a few.

Tara’s passion is inspired by transformation. When she is not planning client events or dreaming up spectacular settings and memorable moments, she enjoys entertaining friends and family, planning for upcoming world travels and building on her passion for real estate.

Olivia Spadafora

Planning weddings, corporate and social events, gala’s, and high-profile film festival parties, Olivia loves the variety that events bring and has a fierce drive to deliver no matter the occasion. Her work has been featured in numerous publications and blogs including Wedluxe, Toronto Life, Hello! Canada, Today’s Bride, Wedding Bells, Style Me Pretty, Event Source, and Lavish Dulhan.

If you were to ask Bliss clients what they admire most about Olivia it’s her incredibly calm energy and effortless organization. Most important to Olivia are her client relationships, which motivate her to deliver at the highest level that she would expect if the event were her own.

When she’s not planning events or attending them, she is the go-to-girl for Toronto’s best restaurants, new venues, and buzz-worthy events.

 

Photography captured by our friends at Mango Studios

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