Edna Dratch-Parker brings more than 25 years of experience as an artist, creative director, small business owner and entrepreneur. From years working as a graphic designer to owning her own advertising agency and swimwear company—which she promoted nationwide through fashion shows and premier parties—Edna’s talent as a designer, passion for event planning and desire to connect with people to turn their visions into reality encompasses everything she loves to do.
Edna’s work has been highlighted in publications such as Southern New England Weddings, Brides Boston magazine, Bliss Celebrations Guide, The Knot – Ultimate Wedding Lookbook and a coffee table book, Art of Celebration: The Making of a Gala, New England edition. Her work has also been featured in blogs such as Style Me Pretty and Grace Ormonde.
Edna is a member and distinguished graduate of the Association of Bridal Consultants and is a Professional Wedding Consultant™. The Association of Bridal Consultants is dedicated to serving wedding professionals and brides worldwide since 1955. Additionally, she is a member of NACE New England – National Association of Catering and Events, ILEA – International Live Events Association, The Boston Wedding Group – she is the Membership Chair, and AIGA, the professional association for design. Edna is a graduate of the Maine College of Art.
Edna has received a number of industry honors, including “Wedding of the Year 2014” from the National Association for Catering & Events (NACE), “2015 Spirit Award” from the Boston Wedding Group, “Social Event Planner of the Year” from BizBash, “Trendsetter of the Year 2012” from Wedding Planner magazine and “New England Wedding of the Year 2012” from NACE.