Shana took her passion for wanting to help others plan events to starting her own event planning company. She invested in her business and received her certification from Correlations LLC and EventTrix. Read more about Shana and her love for event planning.
Shana Martin is an Entrepreneur and Certified Event and Wedding Planner. She is a graduate of East Stroudsburg University and Kaplan University. She earned her certification in event planning and designing through Correlations Event Training and her certification for wedding planning through EventTrix and Courses for Success.
What services does your business offer?
Unforgettable Moments Event Planning is a business that does event/wedding planning and event/wedding designing. We focus on many different types of social events and on weddings that need our assistance.
Why did you start this business?
The main reason everyone starts a business, because of Passion! I had a passion to want to help many people plan those unforgettable events and weddings so that they can see how much it meant to us to make it memorable for them.
Why did you enter into this industry?
After doing events for family and friends for 2 to 3 years I decided with my business partner to make it into a business as well as a career.
What challenges did you face launching your business?
Staying focused and knowing that it will take time to get where I want to be.
What helped you transition from corporate employee to entrepreneur?
Wanting to fill this passion and wanting to work for myself.
In the morning I wake up to give God thanks, clean my house, and then start working on how I am going to build my business more each day.
“When women support each other, incredible things can happen”-Unknown
3 Things in your purse you cannot live without:
My Phone, my Wallet, and my cocoa butter lip vaseline
Advice I would give to my younger self:
Believe that you’re meant for something else bigger
Don’t give up no matter what!
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