Cassandra Darling

Events Director


Cassandra is an enthusiastic and creative designer. She strives to create beautiful and memorable events, passionately surpassing client expectations. One of her greatest artistic outlets is through floral design, and she thrives in a highly creative and collaborative environment, always striving to communicate well and work with her team to create the best possible results.


Career Highlights:

  • Awarded 2017 ILEA Ohio WOW for Best Event Design/Decor
  • Awarded 2016 ILEA Ohio WOW for Best Event Production
  • Awarded 2015, & 2014 ILEA Ohio WOW for Best Corporate Event
  • Two Nominations for 2016 ILEA Esprit Awards
  • Participant in the premier floral league for 2016 National Art in Bloom at the Columbus Museum of Art
  • Floral Designer for a wedding featured in The Knot Ohio Spring/Summer 2016
  • Stylist for Better Homes and Gardens shoot at Jorgensen Farms Vol. 24 No. 4 Fall 2015
  • Current ILEA Vice President of Communications
  • Past NACE Co-Chair of Programs and Education
  • Coordination and Planning
  • Event Logistics Management
  • Training and Development


Director of 90+ events annually

  • Corporate client events
  • Brand focused events
  • Concert/Festival VIP events
  • Private/Intimate events

Creative Direction

“It’s quite refreshing to find a combination of creativity, hard work, attention to detail, and high spirits in anyone that you have the opportunity to work with. Cassandra Darling is such a person.”
- Jim Cushing Food & Beverage Manager, Abigail House