RYAN ALEXANDER EVENTS, Inc. is a full-service Chicago Wedding and Event planning company. Specializing in producing one of a kind events that mirror our clients ideas and personality. Our number one priority is getting to know our clients on a one-on-one basis. Communication is the key to producing successful events, which is why we strive to understand your vision and expectations on every level of planning. We work directly with our clients to produce events that are full of personality and a delight for the couple and their guests alike. Our talented staff will break down your entire event into manageable pieces, giving you a full picture of exactly what needs to be done to achieve the end result you’re seeking. This includes early discussions of your “non-negotiables” so that we can focus on those throughout the planning process.
From intimate, laid-back family fêtes to large-scale, black-tie affairs, Lauren and her team have planned incredible occasions in many styles, and at some of the city’s most diverse venues—including world-class landmark Chicago hotels, private country clubs, vintage warehouse spaces, and adaptive-reuse lofts. Whether you have an exact vision in mind or you’ve been bombarded with too many inspiration boards and are not sure how to put your ideas together, Ryan Alexander Events will help you fill in all the details, both great and small.
RYAN ALEXANDER EVENTS itself was born out of marriage–the company’s namesake was derived from the maiden names of Lauren’s mother (Ryan) and mother-in-law (Alexander). Founded in 2009, the Chicago based Wedding and Event planning company offers a highly personalized, boutique-style approach to planning your perfect event.
Lauren Housley is the Owner and Lead Coordinator of Ryan Alexander Events. She brings an enthusiastic smile and high energy to every project. She takes pride in delivering events that are personable and filled with details that are unique and important to her couples. By channeling her endless list of ideas and using her wide network within the greater Chicago area to get the job done.
Lauren is supported by a talented group of associates who boast backgrounds in art, architecture, and business, bringing a wide range of unique inspiration and ideas to the table and ensuring smooth flow of every aspect of the planning process.