Anissa is the principal owner and event planner for Blank Slate Events. With more than fifteen years experience in all aspects of event planning and design, she brings a natural calm and supreme organization to her events.
With a degree in Culinary Arts, a background in the hospitality industry, as well as floral design experience, Anissa has continued to develop her creative skills throughout the years. She continuously brings fresh concepts and designs to every celebration she orchestrates.
Throughout her career she has organized events for fashion houses and designers such as Burberry, Charlotte Ronson, and Yeohlee Teng. She played an integral process in the opening event for Madame Tussauds Wax Museum in New York City, and has had the honor of organizing a personal luncheon for Nicolas Sarkozy, former President of France.
Anissa has planned numerous wedding ceremonies and receptions, ranging from intimate affairs at private residences, to large scale events in some of New York’s most well known venues. She creates unforgettable milestone celebrations, corporate events, and galas that are sure to make a statement and reflect the latest design trends.
She sincerely enjoys meeting new people and offering her clients excellent service. Anissa thrives on the creativity and excitement that come with the business and enjoys making the planning process fun for her clients. Her true gratification comes from seeing her clients enjoy themselves at their own events.