About

After 12 years of launching Beyond Events, LLC,  Dianne, an accredited wedding planner took her business from specializing in local wedding planning to the next level, by adding a travel department.  She started planning destination weddings in Florida and the Caribbean; hence the DBA Beyond Events and Travel. She is completely proficient in many aspects of Destination Weddings.  Among her favorite trips to plan, are romance travel - those getting married, renewing their vows, anniversaries or honeymooning abroad; “To be trusted with couples most memorable moments is quite an honor” that trust leads to lifetime clients. With the addition of the travel department, Beyond Events and Travel not only specializes in destination weddings to Florida and the Caribbean but also offers leisure travel - vacations get-aways, reunions, cruises tours anywhere in the world.  We are well versed with popular vacation spots, we are also experts at handling all the travel related services required by you, our clients.  Dianne is a Certified Sandals/Beaches Specialist and also Certified ClubMed specialist.  ​

 

 

Yvonne Francis

 Yvonne Francis has joined the Beyond Events and Travel family, having hailed from the New York Tri-state area. Yvonne worked for 23 years as the Executive Administrator for a Fortune 500 company in the New York/New Jersey area where she works exclusively with senior management handling all their travel related businesses as well as expense reporting.  With over twenty years of experience negotiating hotel and travel deals and being the liaison with the company’s outside travel agencies, she brings a wealth of not only travel but administrative and negotiating skills to the company as well.  Yvonne is a gregarious person and as a professional, she always goes the extra mile and never quits until the customer is completely satisfied.  ​Yvonne is a Certified Sandals/Beaches Certified Specialist as well as a Certified ClubMed Specialist.  Having been on several cruises over the years, Yvonne is also the cruise guru. She currently books leisure group travel, cruises, tours, and can assist in customizing your travel package worldwide.