Our Team

Our team really is an extended family because apart from our team of Marbella Marriages Wedding Planners & Decorators, we also work at almost every wedding with a tried and trusted number of regular suppliers, who over the years do seem to be very much on “our team”

Karen Banham
Owner & Event Planner

Karen Banham

Karen has lived in Spain for 31 years, her career in hospitality and event management include a 15 year period as owner/manager of a boutique hotel and wedding venue Malaga, and 6 years as owner of Marbella Marriages. Karen purchased the company in 2011. With the support of her team, Marbella Marriages is now one of the leading wedding & event co ordinator’s on the coast.

Wendy Boland
Head Wedding Planner

Wendy Boland

Wendy has lived in Marbella for 32 years, she ran her own events and catering company for 12 years. After selling the company she joined forces with her long-standing friend Karen to take Marbella Marriages to the next level!

Claire Pardo
Wedding Planner

Claire Pardo

Claire joined Marbella Marriages in April 2017, Claire was a teacher in her former life in the UK, before taking that step so many people dream of - coming to live in Spain with husband Joe. Claire, like many teachers, is exceptionally organized, has great people management skills and brings her warm, friendly personality to everything she does. We are so pleased to have her onboard!

Marbella Marriages and Events offer professional Wedding and Event Planning Services throughout the Costa del Sol and in selected areas of rural Andalucia.

Our Bespoke Wedding Service means that we plan and coordinate every moment of your Wedding and any pre or post wedding celebrations, in exactly the way YOU want. Our 25 + years of experience in Event Management and Catering, guarantees that we can deliver to you and your guests, the very best the Costa del Sol has too offer.

Your wedding is all about YOU, your dreams, your ideas, your vision, the Marbella Marriages team will be holding your hands every step of the way, helping to interpret your Dreams and making sure that they become a Reality.

We like to think that what makes is different is the one to one personal service that we will offer you, and your guests, from the moment we start the Planning of your special day!

You get a dedicated team to help you every step of the way , leaving you free to relax and enjoy your unforgettable Spanish wedding.