Perfect The Event is a full service planning company that provides an unparalleled quality of service when it comes to ensuring the most incredible day of your life! Our clients come to us due to our level of expertise and intensive hands on planning process. From strategically creating the vendor dream team of each clients' choosing, design visuals, curating fine details, to constant communication; our clients enjoy themselves each and every step!

Not only do our clients respect our level of expertise, but they easily become our friends! We believe that this journey together should be equally as fun as it is successful. Think of us as your best friend who you can talk to and pick up right where you left off! 

Amongst having strong client to planner relationships we also have made even stronger relationships with some of the top providers in the industry. Allowing us to work constantly at properties like Terranea Resort, Montage Laguna Beach, Pelican Hill and more!

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Based out of Orange County California, Ilana is a full-service event planner that has successfully grown Perfect The Event to be the next sensation. Ilana began her event planning career 8 years ago by producing large scale social events in New England. She has even built a wedding venue’s reputation from the ground up and worked for prestigious hotels such as Fairmont in their catering department.

Today, Ilana and her team are best known for specializing in weddings and events that seek out an unforgettable experience, out of the box designs and pristine execution. She has a heart of gold, a touch of goofiness and is an innovative thinker. These are a few of the reasons why her clients love her and become family. She is known for planning weddings and parties for mogul-type individuals such as Executives of Dior and VP’s of Goldman Sachs. 

Outside of events Ilana enjoys horseback riding, helping animals in need and trying out new restaurants. 

Fun Facts
Favorite Food: "Is food in general a favorite food? I LOVE to eat! Ultimate favorite might be grilled cheese and ice cream!"
Favorite Animal: "Horses have always had my heart but I am a huge animal lover!"


The saying goes - "you are only as good as your team" and we find that to be extremely accurate here at Perfect The Event. Our team is much more than a group of talented individuals, it is a close knit family of people who can execute an entire event day without saying a word to each other.
We are just that in tune!

Our team is created up of animal lovers, shoppers, industry natives, and most importantly BIG hearts!
The Perfect The Event team offers stellar service along with fun personalities.