A successful Event Planner requires patience, meticulous organization, and a good listening ear; all skills that Carisa Didoshak, Owner of Above All Occasions Planning and Event Design, has mastered over the years.
Carisa loves turning dreams into reality, and takes great pleasure assisting her couples through the emotional roller coaster that is planning a Wedding! Her excellent organization skills and
years of experience in the industry ensure that she exceeds her client’s dreams on the most important day of their life, which to her is the best part of the job. Carisa grew up and currently resides in Port Moody, BC. She loves all things ‘wedding’ and is excited to make Above All Occasions a success.
Carisa's introduction to the industry began in 2004 when she was hired as a Banquet Server at Westwood Plateau Golf and Country Club. From there she worked her way up to the Special Events Manager where Carisa was the primary Wedding Planner from 2009 to 2014. Along the way Carisa has been mentored by individuals with years of experience, learned the 'ins and outs' of wedding planning, and has made numerous connections and partnerships with other professionals. Throughout these experiences, Carisa's passion to work in the industry has only grown stronger, motivating her to take the Certified Wedding Consultant and Coordinator by Wedding Planners Institute of Canada (WPIC) in 2011, and to create Above All Occasions Planning and Event Design.