Andre de La Barre, the primary consultant of Andre de La Barre Extraordinary Events & Weddings, is a highly-respected and well-known special events designer and coordinator, with nationwide reach and more than 25 years experience designing, coordinating and executing success in venues in various cities, ranging from New York City NY, Newport RI, Dallas TX and La Jolla, CA
For most of his career, Andre was based in New Orleans. Post-Katrina, Andre and his team moved to the safety and beauty of Natchez, Mississippi, while still maintaining a New Orleans location to serve long-time clients.
With the most successful events in one of the world’s most desirable yet challenging convention venues to his organization’s credit, Andre has a broad and encyclopedic knowledge of the requirements for events large and small. Assembled over the years is the most experienced and competent team of designers, production managers, guest speakers, locations and venues, audio and video specialists, dream-builders and engineers available to handle your project from “concept to clean-up”. Each client is treated with respect and inclusion and no event is too small or too large for this master of creativity.
Prominent past clients include major organizations and corporations; Cessna Aircraft, The National Association of Realtors, The National Football League, The American Bar Association, and The Rolling Stones’ “Voodoo Tour”. Individual clients include noted author and forensic pathologist Dr. Michael Baden, Composer and Arts Patron Gordon Getty and real-estate developer Donald Trump, Sr. Numerous private client’s include Mr. and Mrs. James Gubelmann, noted California hydro-geologist Dr. David Hargis, Hollywood and television producer Alex Herschlag,Their Royal Highnesses Prince and Princess Michael of Kent and Arts Patron Mrs. Matilda G. Stream.
Andre is also available to consult or collaborate with other experienced event planners and wedding coordinators to design events from small conferences to extravagant and breathtaking galas for thousands.
Of course, a list of confidential references can be provided upon request.