About us ...
Karla McNeill owner/ creative lead / planner
Karla has been in the design business over 20 years. Starting with a floral design back ground, competing in National Symposiums and for the TV show Extreme Makeover Home Edition, she decided she wanted to be more involved in wedding and event production. Focusing most of her attention on creating the most fabulous displays possible for her clients' events. A true lover of all thing's celebration.
Karla branched out of floral design in 2010 and started designing for a full-service event décor company from there she went on to launch her own company in 2011.
Karla has a wide range of experience and knowledge of the event industry from managing budgets, tented event production, electricity logistics to catering details, fabric textures, music and what's trending for each up-and-coming year. KME's work has been featured in/on Brides of Austin, The Knot, Style Me Pretty, Green Wedding Shoes, Bliss Bridal Magazine, The Book of Beautiful Weddings, Tex Appeal Magazine, Southern Celebrations magazine and on the TV show Extreme Makeover Home Edition.
On a more personal note ... She is a Taurus, a dog mom, animal rescuer, travel addict, ocean obsessed, self-proclaimed chef and margarita connoisseur. She loves all things coffee, art, photography and twinkle lights!
Danielle Turner aka "Dani" / Senior planner
Dani, is a small town Illinois girl that moved to the great state of Texas 2 years ago. When she lived in Illinois, she had the pleasure of working closely with one of the Quad Cities Finest, Tamara Wendt. She assisted in all warehouse orders and setting up weddings and large events ranging from 200 - 2,000 guests. Her favorite thing about working in the event industry is watching a couple's eyes light up when they see the room and making their day run smoothly. She absolutely loves assisting the Bride and Groom so they can relax and enjoy their most memorable and special day.
For fun, you'll catch her playing co-ed softball, golfing and traveling the
US and Europe. Her passport profile consists of Germany, Prague, Netherlands and Sweden. She hopes to continue traveling internationally and visiting some of the most beautiful hidden gems of the world. She loves cooking and all things wine! She loves being spontaneous and booking small vacations to relax and enjoy beautiful views. She also loves just being out in the countryside, watching horses and enjoying nature. A dog mom and new wife, Family, Friendships and relationships all mean so much to me.
Whenever you see her she'll always have a smile on her face.
Tiffany Cruz / Assistant planner
Tiffany has been in the event industry for quite some time from catering to bartending to event rental companies. Tiffany joined KME in early 2022 and is one of the most detail-oriented people ever. She is a worker bee and dang good at it. You give her a task and it is done and done well.
Tiffany is a mama bear married to her best friend with 5 beautiful babies. Her passive laid back and never frazzled personality makes her such an asset! We have never seen her sweat!
In her free time, she loves hanging with her family, working on her photography business and being creative!