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The incredible work that we create is not for us. We don’t work for accolades or acknowledgment. We do it for the dropped jaws. The wide eyes and the open smiles. But, to help you understand what we’re up to, we thought it would be helpful to share a few stories. Check below for the latest in DBD news.

2019 40 Under 40: Debby Jacobs Felker, Destinations by Design

2019 40 Under 40: Debby Jacobs Felker, Destinations by Design

March 25, 2019

Debby Jacobs Felker, 34, works in Las Vegas as vice president of sales at Destinations by Design. As a 2019 40 Under 40 honoree,…

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DBD Now 100% Employee Owned

DBD Now 100% Employee Owned

November 19, 2018

Destinations by Design Establishes Employee Stock Ownership Plan to Give 100% of the Company to Employees LAS VEGAS (November 19,…

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Destinations by Design Names Joshua Ford CEO

Destinations by Design Names Joshua Ford CEO

November 4, 2018

Appointment strengthens long-term leadership transition following implementation of Employee Stock Ownership Plan Destinations by Design (DBD), a long-standing provider of…

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Dinner For Two In Sin City

Dinner For Two In Sin City

September 12, 2018

A wedding reception for two in Las Vegas? Yes, please! This luxe yet intimate setup is ticking all the right boxes. Between the #OTT centrepiece, ombré macaron tower, and modern ceremony, what’s not to love?

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HRC to Honor Actor Nick Robinson with the HRC Ally for Equality Award at 13th Annual Las Vegas Gala

HRC to Honor Actor Nick Robinson with the HRC Ally for Equality Award at 13th Annual Las Vegas Gala

May 9, 2018

Destinations by Design was among the sponsors of the “RISE” HRC Las Vegas Gala.

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“All In For The Meadows” Poker Tournament & Party

“All In For The Meadows” Poker Tournament & Party

March 3, 2018

On Saturday March 3, 2018, More than 200 Meadows School parents, faculty, staff and guests enjoyed the 8th Annual ‘All in for the Meadows” poker tournament held at the Red Rock Resort & Casino.

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Stephanie & Adrian’s Wedding

Stephanie & Adrian’s Wedding

February 15, 2018

Stephanie & Adrian’s wedding album on Carats and Cake

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Palazzo Las Vegas Win Two Awards At The Special Event 2018

Palazzo Las Vegas Win Two Awards At The Special Event 2018

February 7, 2018

Destinations by Design, Inc. (DBD) along with The Venetian | Palazzo Las Vegas won two awards at the 33rd annual Gala Awards hosted by Special Events magazine in New Orleans, LA on Thursday, February 1, 2018. Hosted by Special Events magazine, the Gala Awards celebrate events that raise the bar for innovation and recognize the finest work in special events worldwide.

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This Epic Vegas Wedding Featured Swimming Mermaids and a Pool-Floating Cake

This Epic Vegas Wedding Featured Swimming Mermaids and a Pool-Floating Cake

January 22, 2018

When it came to planning Joti and Field’s wedding, the sky was the limit. Right off the bat, the couple were adamant about making their big day less about them and more focused on their guests. Throwing a destination wedding in Las Vegas was an easy decision, allowing them to turn their wedding into a mini vacation complete with food, shopping, and entertainment.

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A Hawaiian Couple’s Luxurious Destination Wedding in Las Vegas

A Hawaiian Couple’s Luxurious Destination Wedding in Las Vegas

December 28, 2017

When starting to plan their nuptials, the pair had two main decisions to make: where to host a destination wedding and who to help them plan the details. “For people from Hawaii, Vegas is considered the ninth island,” smiles the bride of their location choice. Since they frequently vacation in the city, it was an easy decision

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Under the Big Top Themed 1st Birthday

October 24, 2017

Pizza and a sheet cake just wouldn’t cut it for Beckley Driscoll’s first birthday. The toddler celebrated his one-year milestone with an extravagant circus-themed bash at his grandmother’s home in Las Vegas on October 14.

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Las Vegas Luxe

June 21, 2017

Planners with big dreams and big budgets can make a grand standing in Las Vegas.

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Luxury Wedding At The Mandarin Oriental In Las Vegas

Luxury Wedding At The Mandarin Oriental In Las Vegas

May 6, 2017

When working with a minimalistic aesthetic, each little detail needs to be curated and cared for as they do not get lost in the shuffle of abundance. To that end, we really took a sensory approach to the design of the wedding.

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Destinations by Design, Inc. Announces the Promotion of Josh Ford to Chief Operating Officer

Destinations by Design, Inc. Announces the Promotion of Josh Ford to Chief Operating Officer

March 14, 2017

Destinations by Design, Inc. (DBD) is pleased to announce the promotion of Josh Ford, previously Vice President of Event Production,…

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Destinations By Design, Inc. Hires Autumn Andrews As New Director of Sales

Destinations By Design, Inc. Hires Autumn Andrews As New Director of Sales

February 21, 2017

Destinations by Design, Inc. (DBD) is pleased to announce its recent hire of Autumn Andrews, who will join the team…

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Celestial Setting: The Venetian/Palazzo and DBD Dream Up a Heavenly Dinner Table

Celestial Setting: The Venetian/Palazzo and DBD Dream Up a Heavenly Dinner Table

January 13, 2017

The Grand Banquet for 120 guests keyed on the theme “Dinner in the Clouds,” where a 120-foot-long glass table appeared to have place settings suspended in mid-air.

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How MGM Brought Las Vegas Glitz to the Washington Area

How MGM Brought Las Vegas Glitz to the Washington Area

December 13, 2016

Celebrity chefs, Cirque du Soleil, and Sarah Jessica Parker set the tone for MGM National Harbor’s glamorous grand opening in Maryland.

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Senior Vice President at Destinations By Design, Inc. to Pursue New Career in Philanthropy

Senior Vice President at Destinations By Design, Inc. to Pursue New Career in Philanthropy

November 2, 2016

Destinations by Design, Inc. (DBD) announces that after almost 26 years with the company, Tami Hance, senior vice president of…

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Stylish Same Sex Wedding at the SLS Las Vegas

Stylish Same Sex Wedding at the SLS Las Vegas

October 18, 2016

This super-stylish and exuberant wedding comes to us from Fabio and Adri Photography, based in Las Vegas, Nevada!

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Melissa Aupperle with Destinations by Design, Inc., to be Recognized for Outstanding Mentorship at BIBO Awards

Melissa Aupperle with Destinations by Design, Inc., to be Recognized for Outstanding Mentorship at BIBO Awards

September 20, 2016

Destinations by Design, Inc. (DBD) is proud to share the news of our very own, Melissa Aupperle, vice president operations,…

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A Glamorous Wedding at Red Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada

A Glamorous Wedding at Red Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada

March 26, 2016

Fletcher Whitwell and Greg Flamer, after nearly two decades together, they fought to have their love recognized by the state of Nevada when they served as plaintiffs in a marriage-equality case that led to the Supreme Court’s affirmation. The two joined their friends and family at Crimson, a nightclub at the Red Rock Hotel and Casino for their long-awaited nuptials.

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Sammy & Ian’s Wedding

Sammy & Ian’s Wedding

March 20, 2016

Sammy & Ian’s wedding album on Carats and Cake

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2016 40 Under 40: Brittany Dixon, CMP

2016 40 Under 40: Brittany Dixon, CMP

March 16, 2016

Dixon operates more than 100 annual high-level programs for a DMC, overseeing all logistics. Destinations by Design is a one-stop shop for decor, floral, entertainment, transportation and staff.

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Destination Wedding in Las Vegas at Mandarin Oriental

Destination Wedding in Las Vegas at Mandarin Oriental

March 6, 2016

Natalia and Rhett ventured far for their destination wedding in Las Vegas. The happy couple hailed from Australia to say “I do” in the wedding capital of the US.

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The Right Planning Makes All The Difference

The Right Planning Makes All The Difference

March 6, 2016

Las Vegas knows a thing or two about weddings, and throwing a party. So when it comes to planning the perfect wedding from start-to-finish, the right wedding planner can make all the difference.

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Lounges for the Wedding Reception

Lounges for the Wedding Reception

March 6, 2016

Our wedding lounge design at the Mandarin Oriental is featured in Grace Ormonde Wedding Style.

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Wedding Tabletop Design Ideas

Wedding Tabletop Design Ideas

March 6, 2016

Our designs featured in Grace Ormonde Wedding Style.

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Ever-changing city helps design team stay fresh

Ever-changing city helps design team stay fresh

December 28, 2015

Destinations by Design provides destination management and event design services. Large to small, we can help arrange transportation services, team-building activities, excursions, off-site venues, themed events, gala dinners and more. We can provide custom décor, floral, design services and entertainment in-house. We have professional designers who can create and fabricate anything our clients need.

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Sweet Ranch Wedding in Las Vegas

Sweet Ranch Wedding in Las Vegas

October 10, 2015

From the get-go we knew we wanted to skip some of the more traditional components of the classic wedding format that we felt were either antiquated, or didn’t feel substantive enough to be included in our ceremony.

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10 Powerful Ideas For Your Next Corporate Event

10 Powerful Ideas For Your Next Corporate Event

October 10, 2015

Movers and shakers in Las Vegas were invited to a spectacular party inspired by a dream theme. Here is a glimpse of the fun and frolics, and inspiration for your next corporate party.

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Destinations by Design, Inc. in Las Vegas Celebrates 25 Years of Service

Destinations by Design, Inc. in Las Vegas Celebrates 25 Years of Service

October 6, 2015

Destinations by Design, Inc. (DBD), a leading destination management company in Las Vegas, celebrates 25 years of operating programs and…

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Haute Event: Fashion for Three Square

Haute Event: Fashion for Three Square

May 16, 2014

Fashion for Three Square threw a party on May 8 to raise funds for Three Square’s Bag Childhood Hunger initiative. The event was hosted at the picturesque private residence of Diana Bennett of The Bennett Family Foundation and Three Square Food Bank’s board president.

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Las Vegas Hospitality Association Announces 2012 Distinction Awards Honorees

Las Vegas Hospitality Association Announces 2012 Distinction Awards Honorees

July 5, 2012

Our very own Debby Jacobs in on the list of honorees for the (LVHA) Las Vegas Hospitality Association 2012 Distinction Awards. Five recipients in the tourism industry will be honored at an awards dinner being held Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. 

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