Owner & Founder
Winner of the prestigious Canadian Event Industry Award for “Best Wedding”, Tara and her team of event professionals, have been designing memorable Weddings and Events for over a decade.
In addition to being the “Wedding Expert” on CityLine and the Marilyn Dennis Show, “Resident On-Air Wedding Planner” on Life Network’s popular reality series Exchanging Vows and Rich Bride, Poor Bride, her expertise has been featured in a number of leading national publications and programs from Toronto Life (quoted as one of Toronto’s busiest Wedding Planners), Toronto Star, Toronto Sun, Newstalk1010, Global News, Style at Home, Globe & Mail,Calgary Herald, Playback Magazine, Readers Digest, Canadian Living Magazine,Wedding Bells and many more. Tara’s expertise in creating uniquely personal, stylish and stress free events has established her as a leader in Toronto’s dynamic event design industry.
Her unique approach to client relationships, fashion & trends, and event management & coordination continue to exceed the expectations of her discerning and fashionable clientele, who includes New York City restaurateurs, well-known Canadian actors, business leaders, senior government officials & established artists and fashion designers.
Since joining Bliss in 2009, Lisa is a seasoned planner having organized over 100 weddings and assisting many more. She is a keen strategist, executing flawless events with poise and perfection that landed her television, magazine and blog mentions from CBC News, Wedding Bells, Elegant Weddings, Lavish Duhlan, Martha Stewart Weddings, Wedluxe, Huffington Post, Style Me Pretty, The Wedding Co., OnceWed, and 100 Layer Cake. Her intuitive sense of style allows her to consistently blend elegance, simplicity and a hint of whimsy, playing with her strengths of fine attention to detail, honesty and timeliness that carries her motto: “Every client is as important as the next.”
While completing a degree in History and a double minor in Fine Art History and English at the University of Toronto, she found her true passion in event planning. While working for the foremost entrepreneurial coaching company in Toronto – where she gained valuable knowledge in sales, marketing and customer service – Lisa simultaneously completed a certificate in Event and Meeting Management from George Brown College.
Her hunger for knowledge and all things beautiful has brought her around the world in her travels and home with a few timeless pieces of artwork. Even on a day off, Lisa can be found looking through bridal-focused Instagram & Pinterest for inspiration.