Top 100 Champion - Small Business Influencer Award Winner and Wedding Planning Expert, Tiffany Gillespie, has established herself as the go to advocate for all things small business. As a successful serial entrepreneur, Tiffany's list of accolades far exceed her age. In her mid-20s, she has successfully made the transition from the corporate world to full-time entrepreneurship. In addition to being an award winning business owner and business coach, Tiffany is also an author, Content Contributor for Winery Weddings Magazine, National Event Manager for Black Bride Magazine, the Co-Director of 1000 Women for 1000 Girls Mentoring Program and serves as the Executive Assistant to the Senior Pastor of her church.
Tiffany's expertise and passion for weddings and events are evident in the exclusive clientele that she has the pleasure of serving through her company, To the "T" Events & Catering. In the years since first discovering her passion for event coordination, Tiffany's skills and expertise have been sought out by some of the most prestigious individuals and organizations. Her television appearances include being the lead wedding coordinator for The Food Network’s American Diner Revival, episode 204 and as an expert Fox 29 Philadelphia’s Don’t Save the Date wedding trend segment. Her other features include Clear Channel Radio, Brides Magazine, About.com, National Federation of Independent Business Magazine and many more! She has received recognition and awards for her creativity, service to the community and business expertise.
A Kentucky native, Tiffany, relocated to Baltimore, MD in the late 1990's, where she received most of her formal education. Even at a young age, Tiffany had a love for bringing joy to the lives of others by successfully coordinating numerous private events. While at LaSalle University in Philadelphia, PA, Tiffany discovered her passion for planning large scale corporate and community events. Owner and Lead Event Coordinator, Tiffany Gillespie, founded To the “T” to not only create lavish events; but to also create a stunning experience for an exclusive clientele. Tiffany has designed and coordinated stellar events for elected officials, Philadelphia universities, religious organizations, nationally recognized social organizations, CEOs, national non-profit organizations and authors from New York to Virginia, and even some clientele in the Midwest.
In addition to displaying her creative gifts, Tiffany has also shared her knowledge of the events industry, entrepreneurship, overcoming adversity and more through speaking engagements at Drexel University, Burlington Community College and numerous events in the Pennsylvania tri-state area. After sharing knowledge with numerous aspiring business owners from all industries and all regions of the country, Tiffany decided that it was time to focus on helping those in her industry. Thus, the Wedding Planners Academy was launched in January 2015. The purpose of the Wedding Planners Academy's programs are to help aspiring wedding and event planners launch their business/career or take their business/career to the next level. With a 100% success rate, Tiffany is determined to save those aspiring and current business owners from years of lack and frustration in their businesses.
In continuing with her entrepreneurial pursuits and her passion for successful business, Tiffany launched a women's accessories company in January 2015. The response to this company's mission to return integrity to the women's fashion world has been overwhelming. Without a doubt, Tiffany Gillespie is on the move and walking in her purpose!