Owner / Director
Event Excellence, Santa Monica, CA
Since opening her own company in 2002, Brit Bertino is fast becoming one of the most sought after new wedding and event producers. With 10 years of experience in the wedding and event industry, she has built outstanding relationships with some of the top event partners in the industry. With her innovative ideas and unique solutions, she provides her clients with something beyond their expectations.
Brit Bertino came into the event industry as an assistant to an Event Producer for a Northern California broadcasting company where she produced concerts and events for elite musicians and she quickly moved into world travel where she produced numerous weddings on a cruise line and traveled the world planning exotic celebrations for her diverse clientele. She nestled back into California and quickly submerged herself into her business that quickly expanded to the Las Vegas and Southern California area. With her work experience and overall business knowledge her capabilities gives her a comprehensive understanding of the countless details required to create a successful event business.
Brit has volunteered her time and co-produced charitable events and gala’s for the American Heart Association, Danny Gans Run for Life, Shade Tree and the Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation. She enjoys working with her local associations to help make her local communities thrive.
Brit has also produced the CaterSource and Event Solutions Wedding Luncheon for 2011 and 2012 and will continue to execute this grand event for 2013. The also, partners with the Knot to create a fabulous appreciation Gala for Wedding MBA attendees each fall.
Brit has attained the Certified Special Events Professional, (CSEP), the hallmark of professional achievement in the special events industry. It is earned through education, performance, experience, and service to the industry, and reflects a commitment to professional conduct and ethics. The CSEP designation is awarded by the International Special Events Society (ISES) and its Certification Committee.
Brit is on the faculty at the International School of Hospitality where she teaches aspiring wedding coordinators how to successfully produce and execute a wedding. She is a frequent guest speaker and panelist at the University of Las Vegas Nevada. She was a guest speaker at the International Hospitality Week held at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Spring 2010 and you can find her the The Special Event and WPPI conventions this Spring as speaks about trends in social media and today’s brides.
She is currently a member and sits on the board of ISES as the President Elect for the Las Vegas Chapter and she also sits on the national board of WIPA (Wedding Industry Professional Association) as VP of Membership.
In addition to having a flourishing core event business, Brit has extended her brand to include tools for wedding and event professionals. In the Fall of 2011 Brit introduced to the event industry the Totty Belt, (www.tottybelt.com) which is a sleek and trendy tool belt for all event producers and designers. All tool belts can be found and purchased on the online website.
Based in Las Vegas, NV and Santa Monica, CA during peak seasons, Brit Bertino is the Owner and Director/ Designer. Her company provides professional event management services for any type and size of wedding or social celebration.
Brit’s solid organizational skills, attention to detail and fun sense of humor make her a great pleasure to work with.