CARLA CICERO AND DAVID RAMSEY Carla Cicero and David Ramsey first met while in college, but not on campus. Instead, they connected while both visiting Pittsburgh for a weekend. After this initial brief exchange, the two didn’t see each other again for five years. Eventually, Carla moved to Virginia and formed a friendship with David. The friendship quickly turned to…

Whirl Wedding Guide – Spring 2011 For a wonderfully romantic wedding, you can rent a tent, drape it with beautiful fabric, floor it, carpet it, air condition it, and line the ceiling with crystal chandeliers. Gorgeous flowers, china, crystal, linens, and chair treatments add the finishing touches. - Sheila Weiner of The Event Group View the WHIRL Wedding Guide source…

Whirl Wedding Guide – Spring 2010 WHIRL MAGAZINE Weiner has 24 years of event planning experience, and her company, The Event Group, has four full-time employees who oversee the production of events locally, nationally, and internationally. In addition to assisting brides in planning their weddings throughout the United States, the Islands, and Europe, she planned the 2006 All-Star Game VIP…

Wedding Planning/Coordinator > The Event Group View the Grace Ormonde Wedding Style source article here. 412.441.9811 https://eventgroupproductions.com There are landmark moments in life when only a grand celebration will do. With over 25 years of experience, The Event Group, a dynamic full-service event planning company specializing in luxury and destination weddings, will create the unforgettable day that you envision. From your…

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Ben Roethlisberger hosts benefit at Jergel's Rhythm Grille June 2013 A quarterback and his love for K-9s was the inspiration behind the Ben Roethlisberger Foundation's annual benefit to support K-9 police and fire units. "Our family has a love for dogs and Ben had that since he was young," explained Ken Roethlisberger, the father of Steelers' QB.…

Whirl Magazine – Polamalu’s Polynesian Luau Would you jump at the chance to party in paradise with Pittsburgh Steeler Troy Polamalu? We did! More than 425 guests attended the safety’s first charity event held at the Westin Convention Center Hotel. It commenced with Mai Tais and a traditional island feast, and continued with drummers, fire dancers, and luau performances by…

Members of Event Pros Take Action, a nonprofit of event industry professionals founded by Susie Perelman of Mosaic Inc., donated their time and services Friday for Forces of Nature, a benefit for hurricane victims, at Bakery Square. The evening featured vignettes created around the themes of water, fire, earth and ice, with Bob Sendall, Sheila Weiner, Tim Komen and Shelly…

by Abby DiBenedetto | Photography by Goldstein Photography Carla Cicero and David Ramsey first met while in college, but not on campus. Instead, they connected while both visiting Pittsburgh for a weekend. After this initial brief exchange, the two didn’t see each other again for five years. Eventually, Carla moved to Virginia and formed a friendship with David. The friendship…

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Cradle Will Rock event benefits research at McGee Keepsake Arabians Equestrian Center in McDonald was the fabulous setting for the third annual Cradle Will Rock benefit sponsored by the Twenty Five Club of Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC. The benefit on Saturday featured an auction of customized and autographed rocking horses along with country music and garb and,…

Oakland Catholic High School’s leading ladies took center stage at the Westin Convention Center Hotel, where more than 560 guests gathered for the Broadway soirée, which featured a musical performance by the OCHS Chamber Singers. The show-stopping evening included a live auction, decadent raffle items, and a tribute to 22 of the region’s leading women in philanthropy, business, education, health…