(LONDON, April 2013) – Building on her extensive experience of organising destination events for clients over the last 11 years, internationally acclaimed celebrations and lifestyle expert Seyi Olusanya is delighted to announce an addition to her portfolio of companies – Once Upon A Destination.
“The philosophy of the company is that long before the celebration, our clients would have been dreaming and weaving stories around that very special day and it is our job is to discern and draw out the secret pleasures that our clients have always wanted but never had the resources, contacts or confidence to celebrate, and translate them into a breath-taking event,” says Olusanya, the founder and CEO of Once Upon a Destination.
Seyi Olusanya is recognised as one of the world’s most inspirational and creative wedding professionals. She has many years experience in the luxury weddings, events and travel industry. Also the founder of the longstanding Cedar Events business which was awarded ‘Most Inspirational Wedding Supplier’ by Ice The Cake in 2011, Seyi boasts a discerning client base and relationships within some of the world’s most prestigious destinations, including Harrods, Claridges Hotel in London, The Address in Dubai, and the Sheraton in Gambia, to name but a few.
At Once Upon A Destination the clients’ stories of life, achievement and love are the defining moments which inspire Seyi and her team of experts to create events that are truly tailored to the individual shaped by their expectations. It is this emotional connection that makes every event planned by Once Upon A Destination a truly unique experience.
About Seyi Olusanya
Seyi Olusanya is recognised as one of the world’s most inspirational and creative wedding professionals. She has many years experience in the luxury weddings, events and travel industry.
Seyi also founded the longstanding Cedar Events business that was awarded ‘Most Inspirational Wedding Supplier’ by Ice The Cake in 2011. Under this brand, she has arranged stunning weddings for the daughters of ex-presidents and royalty – this level of experience can give every new client supreme confidence in her ability.
Seyi’s real-world experience is backed by relevant qualifications and courses. She studied ‘Event Design’ at Central St Martins and ‘Managing Major Events’ at City University. She also obtained a BA (Hon) degree in English at Lagos State University and LLB (Hon) degree in Law at the University of London. This breadth of education gives her an excellent grounding to serve our clients at the highest level.
Seyi is also much in demand as an expert speaker and contributor to various publications around the world. She is a styling and design expert on Top Wedding Question USA, as well as being a guest columnist on Cosmo Bride, Continental Magazine, Fab Afriq and others. She’s been featured in New African Woman magazine, presented at the Oaken Special Events Fair in Lagos Nigeria, launched wedding workshops at Harrods in London, and speaks at showcases such as the prestigious 116 Pall Mall Wedding Fair.
Once Upon a Destination aims to introduce a completely unique concept, a holistic approach that goes far beyond the event itself, by catering for any occasion from luxury high profile events to amazing sporting experiences in the luxury capitals of the world.
With clients including royalty, celebrities and high net worth individuals, Seyi and her team are well versed in meeting the demands of very busy lifestyles, able to execute every brief to the highest standards and truly appreciative of the need for complete discretion and confidentiality.
Once Upon A Destination is set to offer the ultimate in luxury wedding, events & lifestyle management, by providing the highest standard of service and attention to detail.