J. Robinson Signature Events (formerly Elegant Events) founded in 2002 by Jessica A. Robinson, provides event & wedding planning, destination planning and design services throughout the Washington, DC Metropolitan area.
As a full service event and wedding planning company, we provide consulting services for an array of occasions. Our company is committed to providing professional, detailed, and well-organized services to both clients and vendors. With a spirit of excellence, we pride ourselves on providing the best experience to meet our clients’ needs, wants, and vision!
J. Robinson Signature Events is committed to providing professional, detailed and well-organized services for both past, present, and future clients and event professionals. Our goal is to provide premium event planning services and raise standards throughout the event and wedding industry.
Master Wedding Planner, Jessica A. Robinson, began her career as founder and lead consultant of J. Robinson Signature Events in 2002 after being exposed to the industry in 1995. Her passion for planning grew far beyond anyone's expectations as she began to create her path into the events and weddings industry.
Jessica is currently an active member of the Association of Bridal Consultants, where she has spent many years gaining experience in the industry. It is through ABC that she received the Master Wedding Planner designation in 2013. Thus, joining the ranks of less than 57 others worldwide for the highest appointment achievable. She has received several acknowledgments for her dedication to the organization's DC/MD Chapter and currently serves on the leadership team. She is the 2015 scholarship recipient of the Dezi Grant Scholarship Award and is an award-winning tabletop designer in multiple categories. In 2020, she became a founding member of the National Society for Black Wedding & Event Professionals, where she also serves on the Communities Committee,
Jessica is blessed to have shared her knowledge of events and weddings with the world through various media outlets such as radio and newsprint. She has also been featured in several bridal-related articles and continues to be a requested speaker for various industry educational events. She is the former Wedding Coordinator program instructor for the College of Southern Maryland, where she taught her own personally developed curriculum for eight years. In 2021, she expanded her educational programs and launched the J. Robinson Coaching Academy. This online school provides both general business courses and event industry-specific education.
Jessica continues to demonstrate a spirit of determination and excellence, making her a leader in the event and wedding industry. She accredits none of her success to her being. She accepts that her gifts and knowledge are a responsibility to be shared with the world!