Supporting local black-owned businesses is not only a great way to support your community, but it is a great opportunity for everyone to show allyship during these turbulent times in society. Devoted Columbus takes pride in working with minority owned businesses in our community and would love to extend the invitation for you to do the same. Listed below are a few black-owned businesses that you can support during your wedding planning process!
Uniglobe Travel Designers
Uniglobe Travel Designers is a black women owned travel management company, specializing in both corporate and leisure travel – which includes honeymoons, destination weddings, bachelor(ette) getaways, anniversary trips, and any other travel needs!
Social Sitters is the solution to all of your child care needs no matter what the event may be! Since opening in 2018, owner Destiny Smith has made Social Sitters Ohio’s leading on-site event child care provider for weddings, receptions, conferences and more! Maximize guest attendance at any of your events with the help of Social Sitters!
Camela Lynn Weddings & Events
Camela Jones is the owner of Camela Lynn Weddings & Events and the founder of The Columbus Bridal Soirée. Camela and her team are your go to for a unique event experience! With over 10 years of experience offering full service event planning and day of coordination for weddings, corporate, and social events, Camela Lynn Weddings & Events can make any of your event dreams come true!
Phenix Banquet Center
Owned by Yemi Ogungbadero, this unique event center is the perfect location for any wedding, reception, or other event! It includes four special, distinct indoor and outdoor spaces for a variety of budgets, including the Athena Ballroom, Apollo Lounge, and Atlas Hall. The Phenix Banquet Center also offers concerts, dinner theater, and comedy shows.
Andréa’s Occasions provides full service and day of coordination wedding and event planning. Established in 2013, owner Andréa Sargent combines her passion for event planning with her calm demeanor and care & compassion for her clients to create truely memorable weddings and events. In 2016, she co-founded DIYourWay Wedding Workshops which are interactive workshops that provide education for DIY couples needing wedding planning assistance. Andréa recently co-founded Dashing Occasions which provides planning and coordination for elegant elopements & intimate celebrations.