Baking inspired by Ilene Miriam Warren, and so much more. An amazing woman of many talents. Of course, baking was one of them. Ilene Miriam blends traditional cake flavors and recipes with new, innovative tastes and designs. The perfect blend of old school and new school. Ilene Miriam has something to satisfy any sweet tooth and will leave you visually amazed by what we can do with sugar!
Marisa Flores, born with a name so fragrant and fresh it's as though she was destined to direct events. As founder and captain of NYC-based event development company, House of Flores, Marisa has dedicated herself to turning the visionary into reality. Growing up with her vibrant Grandma Irma, she watched and later assisted numerous over the top family feasts and community gatherings. Under the opinionated eye of an extended family she developed her patience and organizational skills. Most importantly, she discovered her love for hosting and her creative eye.
Daven Baptiste is a photographer, editor, writer/director and energetic project manager. This award winning producer (MATCHUPS) and director (A NIGHT IN COMPTON) was born and raised in Compton, CA, and has successfully helmed Designskilz Advertising for the last decade. Designskilz has crafted multi media campaigns for Nike, Key Art for 20th Century Fox and Album art for Universal, Interscope and Virgin Records. Now DBaptiste has added photog to his resumé. He has shot the likes of Kirk Franklin, Mary Mary, Brandy, Ray J, Jay Z, Ne-yo, Rhianna and a host of others. Keep your eye on this kid he is going to change the face of the world in his quest the make the world more beautiful one photo at a time. You can find DBaptiste at his El Segundo, CA co-working studio, The Action Factory LA., where he is investing in other dreams. He is currently working on the app COUNT ME IN and BOUND 4 COLLEGE.
Eric J. Dickens is a native of Philadelphia, PA. and currently resides in New York City. As an aspiring Television / Filmmaker, he attributes his creativity to his mother and father who equipped him with the knowledge and tools vital to attaining excellence. His love for writing and directing developed during his tenure at Delaware State University. Following the completion of his B.A. in Television Production, he furthered his education at The New School University and obtained his Masters Degree in Media Studies. Within the arena of film, he counts Spike Lee, F. Gary Gray, John Hughes, John Singleton, and Martin Scorsese as some of his major influences. His ultimate goal is to become a monumental director by telling stories that will impact and portray society in a positive light.
Alexia Esannason is lover of custom invitations, tailored to a client's needs and personality. Launching a custom invitation company draws from my love of art and all pretty things. Having worked for top brands in entertainment, fashion and marketing, she learned that first impressions count and stick. Her goal at Noirstyle Invites is to create a visually stunning first impression to build excitement and anticipation around your event. She specializes in designing first class, one-of-a-kind invitations on the finest papers to announce your event to the world. She is passionately committed to making your dream a reality.