Danielle MarlarFranchise Owner & Operator
Danielle is a Certified Government Meeting Planner (CGMP) with an extensive background in communications and customer service, with over a decade of planning and coordinating experience. Danielle studied Interpersonal Communications, and Tourism and Events Management at George Mason University and has successfully executed over 1000 events in the Wedding and Special Events, Corporate, and Government industries. Danielle has strong communication skills geared towards both event leadership and providing outstanding customer service. She thrives when working in a fast-paced atmosphere; she is organized, highly motivated, and detail oriented. She has also proven ability to efficiently multitask on events and accurately implement last-minute changes, as needed by clients.
Danielle earned her event stripes working for a private country club as an intern through college, then as a full-time events manager for three years where she managed weddings, social events and golf outings. She worked for three years with National Conferencing Inc. as both an Event Planner and Event Manager, planning over 400 events for the Army. Danielle resides in northern Virginia with her husband and two dogs. She is not only passionate about her family but her community as well. She loves going to a quick spin class at the gym, finding new home projects, spending time with family and friends, researching event trends, and traveling to new and old places!
“This was my first time coordinating a Room Block, and Danielle went above and beyond working with me and walking me through all of the processes and everything that goes into it. I so appreciated her patience with my questions, and she was always prompt in getting back with me. I cannot thank her enough!”
Ms. Sarah Stoll – Marine Corps Pentagon
“Highly recommend Danielle! We worked with her during our daughter’s wedding and she was amazing! She was super organized and responsive!! Fabulous vendor connections and excellent travel coordinator!!”
“I started working with Danielle and EventPrep over 2 years ago and have been so pleased with her and them. Danielle has been extremely responsive, professional, and made sure that all of my needs were taken care of! Danielle has helped me with both large and small travel arrangements – dealing with each request as if I were her most important client. I look forward to continuing my relationship with Danielle and EventPrep!”
Lynn Oliver – Snow Swimming Travel Coordinator