4WARD Events is a multi-dimensional event planning + travel agency founded in late 2013 by husband and wife team Omar & Jasmine Ward. We have a passion for events and love to travel making us fundamental party + vacation planners at heart; starting a business together was a no-brainer! Our mix of skills and shared passion for bringing people together, we successfully mix professionalism, fun and the magic of love into our business.
We specialize in events including weddings, birthdays, adult shindigs, kids’ parties, proms & graduations, and corporate events. We are also traveling consultants and can plan your honeymoon or family vacation, book flights + cruises and much, much, more!
This is what we love. This is what we do. This is what we are good at. Putting visions to paper and then watching them come to life!
MEET THE TEAM
Jasmine Ward | Event Stylist + Planner
Columbia College Graduate
Bachelors in Marketing w/ an emphasis on Advertising
Jasmine loves nothing more than chatting with her clients about their dream day and turning their visions into reality. Her infectiously bubbly, enthusiastic + hardworking nature coupled with her unique style and attention to detail ensure you are in good hands. She always does her best to be at your side every step of the way; from the initial point of contact to executing your event on the big day. Her degree is marketing also makes her a stellar corporate event planner because she also understands that events are all about brand exposure and customer experience.
Omar Ward | Executive Travel
Director | Certified Travel Associate (CTA )
Retired Army Veteran of 26 Years
Masters in Business Administration w/ an emphasis on Entrepreneurship
He is a Certified Travel Associate (CTA ), having earned his designation from The Travel Institute, the oldest and most respected non-profit certification organization in the travel industry. These credentials require that he have at least 18 months of travel industry work experience, completed rigorous certification and testing, and continue to fulfill stringent education credit requirements each year. Much like an accountant or doctor with their respective credentials, the CTA designation means that he is committed to upholding the highest standards of my profession while providing expert advice to his customers. Omar handles the destinations + travel and can find the very best locations & room rates for honeymoons, all-inclusive individual & group vacations, couples getaways and cruises around the world.
If you are planning an event or vacation, give them a call & let the Winning Wards turn your vision into an eventful memory!