About the Brand

LEIGH EVENT GROUP IS AN AWARD-WINNING EVENT PLANNING & CREATIVE BOUTIQUE

 

  Founded in 2010, Leigh Event Group is an unprecedented special events planning, design and creative boutique. 

 

Leigh Event Group has worked with a number of seasoned professionals in the event industry, leading to the belief that we do not remember the days, but rather the moments. The importance of executing meaningful moments for our clientele inspires our team that much more to create limitless, life-long experiences. Each event should have a purpose that establishes a positive impact on your life, or an overall goal for your brand that results in constructive development. We offer thorough event design and creative direction for weddings, social, or corporate events with an end goal of creating exceedingly remarkable experiences that will commemorate all unceasing, immeasurable milestones.

 

Additionally, Leigh Event Group establishes visionary corporate Partnership Services to conjure proliferation for business related needs in order to physically illustrate precise details. Whether your consumer brand is beauty or lifestyle related, we ensure to implement innovative ways to develop life-long knowledge, business growth, and a positive outcome for success rates. Our team acknowledges that with each client comes a personalized, distinctive set of expectations, which we assure to not only meet, but to exceed. Actualizing your corporate visions, Leigh Event Group strives to leave lasting impressions on your audience and implement opportunities for brand exposure, all while remaining true to your trademark. Leigh Event Group will provide you the incentive you have been looking for. 

 

We artfully create intricate experiences and events — not to portray, but to evoke.

The Process

At Leigh Event Group, we will happily help guide you through the booking process to execute your plan ideas to the highest level and with exceptional customer service.

To begin booking the first step is to reach out to us. You can use our website contact form to place an inquiry or you can email us at info@leigheventgroup.com

 

 While we are happy to chat and give you guidance over the phone, we do need a written request to officially start the booking process.

Considering every inquiry is different we do not list pricing for services on our site. Rather, we will have a consultation and create a custom quote for you to ensure all your expectations are captured.

Once we have discussed services you require, the

next step is to officially join the LEG family and enjoy the process!

The Leigh Event Group team prides itself on being malleable. We know that things change and last minute issues pop up - don't worry, we will work to handle them with professional excellence and guarantee

a stress-free experience.

The Experience

 

With over a decade of experience, Leigh Event Group represents some of the most unique production and elevation services in Toronto and beyond.

Every client has its own distinct audience, tone, personality, and set of objectives. From small meetings to large corporate galas,

Leigh Event Group ensures that each event is specifically created to match its' intent.

Through understanding a company's unique brand and identifying their target audience, our team designs a concept and coordinates all technical aspects before each project begins. Because we understand the importance of creating a continuous relationship and helping create a shared vision for more projects to come, we work with our clients to clarify their ideal business outcomes and streamline the logistics.  

Our team of experts are here to help you increase exposure, manage bookings, and build the right foundation to guarantee success in today’s competitive market. Our event production division perfectly complements each project making Leigh Event Group a one stop shop for your next event.

 

About the Team

FOUNDER AND CREATIVE DIRECTOR  

Treasa Leigh Brown is an event professional extraordinaire. As Creative Director of Award-Winning Leigh Event Group, Treasa is one of the finest Event Planners in Toronto and beyond. Nominated and awarded for ‘Event Planner of the Year’, featured in BizBash articles, TorontoLife Magazine, and numerous well-known Podcasts - she is inevitably a profound expert in her field, with a mission that far exceeds any of these titles. 

 

Her fervency to curate unparalleled, intricate, and ‘out-of-the-box’ event concepts is what sets her apart from others. Driven by originality and electrified by challenges, Treasa’s proficient qualities are unmatched. She is passionate in fashion, and all things eclectic - where she is able to express herself in desires of design. A change-maker and philanthropist at heart, Treasa guides the light to boost personal incentives that allow opportunity for impactful development within her community. Every milestone in her life is a step forward to empowering her purpose of bringing women together, amplifying their voices, engendering affirmative change, and inspiring others to follow their passions in entrepreneurship. 

 

In 2010, Treasa launched her greatest pride and joy, Leigh Event Group. Entering the industry first as a Wedding Planner, she quickly shifted gears into corporate event management, production and design. Her bold and dynamic character allowed her to achieve unprecedented success and build a reputation of excellence in a very short period of time. Owing to her strength in numbers, Treasa was able to prompt her businesses forward, while providing incredible value to her clients at the same time. As Treasa propelled towards her dreams, she made it a necessity to document all of the obstacles and trials that she was forced to overcome. She was not only determined to solve her own challenges, but also motivated to create an exceptional business model that inspires others to want to begin a journey in entrepreneurship. Treasa wanted to implement a way to share her valuable experiences with her community, as it was something she had never received, so she emphasized the importance of teaching - leading her to the next endeavour to become a mentor in the event industry. As Event Planning is where her focus has always and will always be, she ensures to remain searching for any opportunity to expand her knowledge while mentoring others to do the same.

 

Knowing her worth at every stage of her career, Treasa never took no for an answer. Any rejection made her that much more resilient and gave her the fuel to rise above any roadblock that came her way. Impassioned in radiating positivity and women empowerment, she made it a necessity to curate a community to emancipate females - We Rise Experience™. We Rise Experience™ is an exclusive community event for women to connect, network, and give new direction to their life purpose. Treasa’s commitment to herself is deeply connected to helping other aspiring change-makers. Her strong willed entrepreneurial mindset combined with her creative approach gives her the platform to inspire and help women rise against all odds. 

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Awards & Nominations

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2021 Biz Bash 250
Nominated for Most Influential Event Professionals

2021 Women of Diversity Summit and Awards
Nominated for 2021 Entrepreneurship Award

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Nominated 2018 for Event Planner of the Year

Nominated 2019 for Event Planner of the Year

Winner 2020 for Event Planner of the Year

Treasa Leigh Brown Women of Influence Award

Women of Influence 
RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards

Nominated 2019 

Treasa Leigh Brown Notable 8 Award

Notable Awards – Event Planner of the Year

Nominated 2018

 

OPERATIONS DIRECTOR

Strategic in his role, Kevin is an integral component to our business logistics. Kevin consistently assesses quality control throughout every step of the production process, so that the objectives and aesthetics of each client are met. His attention to detail, flawless planning, problem solving, technical skills, and easy-going nature make Kevin an asset in bridging the gap between client, agency, and vendor partners. His range of vendor relations and critical thinking makes him one of the most resourceful advantages to any client.

 

With extensive experience in Senior Management and Operations Roles, Kevin obtains a Bachelor in Business (BIB), which equips our team with momentous knowledge and notable expertise. Acquiring proficiency in accounting and finance, information technology, business and economic analytics, marketing strategy, and project and administration management, Kevin really does know it all. We call him our real-life superpower, because he is our best-kept secret to success. He understands that the direction and coordination of an organization is key in order to progress. 

 

Kevin’s role is necessary in order to secure business stability and profitability. Essentially, he is the powerful man behind the scenes who allows the execution of an event to take place and run effortlessly. His hard work, determination, patience, and commitment provide our clientele the opportunity to experience unforgettable moments throughout their life, as well as increase any possibility to expand business growth and development. Kevin is able to efficiently mentor and provide professional advice to create advancements in business performance. He believes that the key to power is knowledge, meaning that with proper education, guidance, and perseverance your possibilities are endless. Being well informed and knowledgeable allows you to thrive in the world of business. Without Kevin and his ability to master event logistics, Leigh Event Group would not be as lucrative as we are. 

 

When he’s not administrating events, daily operations and scheduling of the company, you can find Kevin exploring new music or managing talent. Just when you thought Kevin couldn’t do it all, he also dedicates time to mentor youth and young adults in business. 

Kevin

Shlayane 

BOUTIQUE MANAGER & EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT 

 

Shlayane brings a special light to Leigh Event Group. From her nonstop upbeat positivity, to her dedication to always finding a solution, she believes successful event planning lies on the core foundation of effective and transparent communication. Shlayane’s extensive background in customer service has helped provide her with the best skill set for conversing with clients. She obtains the aptitude to connect and understand the desired visions that client’s dream of. Her patience and forbearance is admirable, and allows for Leigh Event Group to hold their credibility. 

 

Shlayane is a Bachelor of Psychology Graduate from Carleton University, where she was granted opportunity to learn and develop exhaustive understanding of human behaviour, as well as the skills to interpret research findings concerning human behaviour. Applying her field of expertise to Leigh Event Group, she is able to comprehend client wishes and desires remarkably, while guiding them to impactful conscious decisions. Shlayane is able to effectively determine client’s ideas and create their dreams into a reality. 

 

Without hesitation, Shlayane found herself eager to coordinate, craft, and decorate for any upcoming festivity. After years of finding every excuse to indulge in creativity and techniques, she watched as her hobby turned into her passion. Fascinated in Event Planning, she fell in love with coordinating weddings; she’s a big romantic! Her charisma and affectionate personality are inviting, providing a sense of warmth and comfort on wedding days that couples and vendors love and appreciate. 

 

Her strong work ethic, organization skills and ambition drive her to assist her team produce beautiful and intricate events. Not only does Shlayane facilitate exquisite events, but she also issues encouragement and opportunity for corporate companies to generate awareness and flourish. She strongly believes in providing positive motivation and influence to support businesses or entrepreneurs to do well.

 

Demonstrating high-level communication skills from past education, she is able to listen and provide feedback to assist and service clients in any area needed. Representing leadership characteristics of inspiration, adaptability, and life-long learning, Shlayane remains a commendable member of Leigh Event Group. 

Brianna 

SOCIAL MEDIA & MARKETING MANAGER
 

Brianna has an undeniable passion to learn all things events, social media, and marketing, Brianna will provide additional extensive dedication and meticulous work ethic to Leigh Event Group so that we implement all necessary techniques to remain true to our brand. She believes that creativity, innovation, and consistency are pivotal core values to ensure success in all aspects of not only the planning process, but in the execution of company marketing. 

 

Brianna graduated on the Dean’s List from Humber College Institute of Advanced Learning and Technology, with her Advanced Diploma in the Hospitality Event Management Program. She exerts herself to continue to gain transferable, practical knowledge to design, develop, and co-ordinate events. Her ability to augment advanced marketing schemes using an innovative approach allow opportunities to generate further brand awareness and community engagement. Due to Brianna’s supplemental scholarly background in English and Professional Writing, she is able to successfully elevate an article of writing into a piece that drives affirmative perception. Brianna’s ability to apply her strong writing and thinking skills provides Leigh Event Group with our go-to personnel for all Social Media and Marketing needs in order to develop effective strategies to continue to build relationships with followers through existing and new channels.

 

Communicating efficiently with clients and their personal tastes and visions to create a gratifying experience is an element she takes into great measures. Qualifications which consist of a certificate in Customer Service Skills awarded by OTEC (Ontario Tourism Education Corporation) Workplace Innovation, Brianna will apply said expertise to corroborate her achievements. 

 

Additional skills include proficiency in softwares such as Canva, Wix, and Microsoft Office, and in appropriately understanding platforms including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Pinterest. 

 

In addition to Brianna’s creative, enthusiastic and amiable charisma, one of her many hobbies include indulging in the world of beauty. She takes pride in applying her artistic nature to create unique, intricate makeup looks! Most importantly, she appreciates any opportunity to travel, adventure, and spend valuable time with friends and family.

Hana 

EVENT MANAGER

Recently graduating from Ryerson’s Creative Industries Program, Hana studied courses to develop competencies in communication, digital technology, critical thinking, research design, and collaboration and teamwork.

 

While completing her Bachelor of Arts, she was exposed to creative fields such as film, television, music, publishing, news media, and fashion, where she was able to touch upon the business specialization aspects as well. As Hana is devoted and willing to learn, she applied for another program to enhance her studies. Attending Humber College for Art Administration & Cultural Management, Hana is diligently working to achieve her certificate. This distinctive program was made for individuals who wish to combine their passion for arts and culture with business acumen and management skills. 

 

Covering studies related to the management of human resources, planning, and communications, Hana is qualified in administration, managing, and advocating, which demonstrate characteristics of perseverance, dedication, and fervour. Hana is equipped with information required to guide and implement conscious action plans to provide to businesses needing an extra push. Known for bringing her undeniable work ethic, she is an essential member of Leigh Event Group. 

 

Fluent in Spanish, Hana developed an infatuation for teaching her multilingual ways. Her adoration for teaching, educating, and instructing truly is commendable. In addition to enjoying thought provoking books and lectures, Hana loves to educate herself about different cultures, languages, and art. In her free time, you can find her dancing, traveling, eating ice cream, and spending quality time with her family and friends.

Danielle 

EVENT MANAGER

Danielle is a lover of life. She is emotionally, spiritually, and physically invested in devoting her whole heart to live life to its fullest. The moment we met, I saw a spark in her. Her driven, passionate, and determined personality focused on learning brings hard work and success to Leigh Event Group.

 

With an incredible attention to detail, Danielle is able to achieve thoroughness and accuracy during the fulfillment of any task. Bringing over five years of experience to our team, Danielle plays a pivotal role in creating moments, and bringing people together in moments that matter. 

 

Graduating from George Brown College in the Business Development and Event Management Programs, Danielle became an incredible asset to our team. She is an expert in carrying out a variety of business functions within local, national, and global settings and understanding the key principles and practices necessary for success in the field of business.

 

She inaugurates abilities to use current concepts and technologies to support an organization’s business initiatives, support the implementation and monitoring of projects, use accounting and financial principles to maintain operations, and develop strategies for personal and professional development to enhance work performance in the field of business. Not only is Danielle skilled from a business perspective, but also portrays adeptness in applying these elements to the world of events. 

 

On many days, Danielle wears multiple different hats. But no matter what, she always comes armoured with a fast determination for excellence.

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