Business Name: Storybook Events
President's Name: Ivory Morgan-Burton
What are your business's core values, goals, and overall mission?
Collaborating on all facets of each event, ensuring seamless execution and excellent customer service.
Our mission and our values outline who we are. What we seek to achieve and how we want to achieve them.
• To be a passionate, trusted and dedicated team of event professionals committed to providing extraordinarily flawless events that supply our clients with seamless management, timeless style, unforgettable experiences and the highest quality.
• To anticipate our clients' needs and deliver exceptional service and products.
• To meet our clients' event objectives while exceeding their expectations.
• To provide a great place to work, where our staff is inspired to work to their full potential and encouraged to find balance in life among their commitments to family, community and continued education.
• To remain a premier full-service company while maintaining our mission and values.
• Integrity: We provide a fair price for the services that we offer with complete transparency. Our clients will always know how their event resources are allocated.
• Passion: We don't believe in the status quo; our goal is to not meet expectations but to exceed them.
• Accountability: The Storybook Events team is personally invested in your event and as your trusted partner we deliver.
• Creativity: Storybook Events is a collaborative, full spectrum, energetic, and innovative team.
• Quality: We have working relationships with vendors who share our mission and values in all price points.
• Professionalism: Storybook Events clientele is our top priority and we treat them with the utmost respect and courtesy at all times.
As professionals, we believe in the quality of creating events with Storybook endings.
Share some unique facts and business history? What makes your business stand out?
Storybook Events is an internationally recognized full service, social and corporate event planning company with a focus on specialized events and customized floral. The Storybook Events team offers over 100 years of combined experience. Our multifaceted expertise enables us to create unique and captivating designs from the lavish to the contemporary. Storybook Events has an innovative approach to making your event memorable, unmatched creativity and extraordinary attention to detail. Our professionalism and excellent track-record makes Storybook Events a premier company. Quality, personalized service is our specialty. Storybook Events is a collaborative firm that draws on the eclectic talents of all of our team members. Our creative design team loves producing the extraordinary and demands only the best to be individually tailored for you. Collaborating on all facets of each event, ensuring seamless execution and excellent customer service.
What products or services do you offer companies or individuals?
Storybook Events is a Full Service Company from Concept to Completion! Planning, Coordinating, Floral, Decor, Day of Assistant, Rentals and for weddings we have wedding officiants.
What are the greatest obstacles and/or challenges that your business has faced? How have you and your business overcome them?
One of the challenges is to offer the client exactly what they want and still make it affordable and staying within the budget guidelines they need. We have been able to accomplish that by offer custom design floral and decor items for rental.
What accomplishments are you most proud of?
Storybook Events has had many major accomplishments. To name two, one would be an endorsement by *Preston Bailey. The other is to be SWaM certified.
“Ivory is professional, honest and she has vision. I expect greatness from her.”
- Preston Bailey
*Globally-celebrated for his ability to completely transform raw, ordinary spaces into lush, theatrical environments. With 30 -plus years of experience Preston Bailey is one of the world's premiere event designers known for his unique ability to translate the dreams of each client into an awe-inspiring reality. His one-of-kind events have attracted clients as Donald Trump, Oprah Winfrey, Joan Rivers, Liz Minnelli, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Ivanka Trump and others. Also an author, he has written four bestselling books.
What do you see for the future of your business?
More clients, more staff and giving more back to the community!
Why are you a member of the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce?
To connect with like minded professionals.