Owner, Design Specialist
Carl and his wife Paula have been the proud owners of the award winning Bee Ridge Florist since 1997, and have expanded the business to include All Event Rental and Design in 2010, and The Devyn event venue in 2014. His attention to detail and creative mind allow him to create unique and cutting edge floral and event designs to fit any theme or budget. He takes great pride in bringing his expansive knowledge of lighting, draping, event coordination and planning to each event. This experience allows each customer to walk away with a feeling that the planned event was original and distinctive.
Floral Department Manager
Paula has over 17 years of experience in wedding floral design. She and her team are happy to discuss anything that you may need for your wedding or special event! From a simple bridal bouquet to an over the top centerpiece she is ready with amazing ideas which would be unique to your event.
Michelle has over 25 years of customer service experience in the Sarasota-Bradenton area. She is familiar with local venues and caterers and is highly knowledgeable about bar and event needs. Utilizing All Event Rental's extensive inventory and resources allows her the opportunity to help each individual bring their special event to life.
Barbara has over 47 years of experience in the floral industry. Her dream was to learn floral design, manage, and own her own shop. In 1978 she moved to Florida and owned her own shop for 20 years in North Port. Her extensive knowledge in all aspects of the floral industry allows her to simply enjoy what she loves which is to create beautiful floral arrangements for every occasion.
Wendy joined our floral team in 2015 but has been designing florals since 1982 in upstate New York and Florida. Her vast experience and specialty in horticulture lead her to win the Future Farmers of America floral design competition. She enjoys creating those arrangements that makes every occasion special event.
Linen & Rental Coordinator
Nancy has been in the rental business for over 30 years, and brings both experience and knowledge to our team. In the past she has owned and operated her own rental business in Venice, Florida, and has been a member of the All Event Rental team for over three years. Acting as the head of our extensive linen department, she will be happy to help you choose the appropriate size linen for your special event. She is also able to assist with any and all rental needs you may have!
Jack the Dog
When you walk into All Event Rental, you will no doubt be greeted by Jack, with a happy wagging tail! He loves to say hello to everyone who comes into the showroom, sit in on consultations, and will accept any and all attention you would like to give him!