BRAVO! Events is a premier event planning firm in the United States with a passion for storytelling, creativity and a commitment to excellence. 

BRAVO! sets the bar for experiential marketing and event management firms. We believe an event is a strong marketing, communication and business development tool. We strive to bolster our clients’ mission by implementing effective event engagement strategies. We become our client’s most valuable partner by collaborating from the initial stage of concept development to the final details of logistical planning, vendor management, event coordination and post event sustainability.

BRAVO! Events creates live experiences that build your community, create awareness for your organization, strengthen your brand loyalty and foster deep connections.

Nancy Shaffer, CEO

Nancy Shaffer is the CEO of BRAVO! Events, a full-service event planning and production company that has been creating unforgettable experiences for clients for over 30 years. With a background in marketing and hospitality, Nancy has dedicated her career to building a successful firm in the events industry. Her passion for creating memorable experiences for clients and guests has earned her a reputation as a visionary and an expert in the industry.

Nancy’s leadership has been instrumental in BRAVO! Events’ success, with the company earning numerous awards and recognition under her guidance. She is committed to providing exceptional service and has cultivated a team of talented professionals who share her vision for excellence. Her strategic planning and business acumen have helped BRAVO! Events to grow and expand its offerings to include event design, production, and execution, as well as a strategic planning session.

In addition to her role at BRAVO! Events, Nancy is an active member of the events industry community and has served on the board of several industry associations. She is a frequent speaker at industry events and has been recognized for her contributions to the industry with numerous awards and accolades. Nancy’s dedication to the events industry and her commitment to providing exceptional service to clients and guests have made her a respected and admired leader in the industry.

Kristin Zeitler, COO

Kristin Zeitler brings a wealth of expertise to her role at BRAVO! with over a decade of experience in strategy consulting and project management, and is instrumental in helping BRAVO! continue to grow and innovate in a rapidly-evolving market. Kristin is known for her strategic thinking, problem-solving skills, and ability to collaborate effectively across departments and externally to drive results. Her leadership and contributions have helped to position BRAVO! as a leading player in the event industry.

Prior to BRAVO!, Kristin Zeitler served as Chief of Staff at Social Tables, a hospitality technology company that provided event management software and services. As Chief of Staff, Zeitler was responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the company and ensured that its strategic goals and objectives were met.