Where it All Started

Eve Maria Bridgeforth

Eve Maria Bridgeforth began coordinating events (part time) in March of 2002. Embracing her past of dancing with the Chicago City Ballet and a passion for teaching young children for ten years in the private school sector....her love for parties, creativity and planning for others began to take shape. The first major job came in October of 2002 with the Cosmopolitan Chamber of Commerce and the rest is history. A recipient of the 2010 "Network of the Year Award" by the Chicago Association of Minority Recruiters, a recipient of the 2011 "Women of Excellence Award" by the Chicago Defender, A recipient of the "Art & Creativity Award" by Sibs Breakfast Club and most recently, beginning to prepare the 17th Annual Summer Breeze Jazz Concert Series for 2023. Events by Eve is quickly becoming the fastest growing event planning service in Chicago. With a client list that includes Exelon, Magic Johnson Enterprises, State Farm, Uncle Nearest & More...the dream is well on it's way!