Dyana Dessar Simmons – Founder / Lead Wedding & Event Planner
Dyana started in the fashion industry as a model where she found herself drawn to the detail and organisation that took place behind the scenes. She combined her networking skills and eye for design, and quickly realised she had a knack for putting together the events she was taking part in. Since then, she has established an international wedding and event planning company.
optimum weddings attracts couples from all over the world wishing to host their beautifully styled, luxury destination weddings in Europe and around the world. Whether you imagine your day in a private villa nestled in the Spanish mountains, in a secluded château surrounded by vineyards in France, or even in a captivating castle in Portugal, Dyana and her team find each couple the ideal location to suit their individual needs and desires. With hand picked venues across Europe and all around the world, the possibilities for your destination wedding are endless!
Bringing in the cultures and styles of each couple is Dyana’s speciality. optimum weddings is specialised in everything from strictly kosher weddings, to six-day Indian extravaganzas with close to 1000 people, and Catholic ceremonies. With a broad knowledge of different cultures and religions, Dyana is able to assist each couple to not only realise their visions for the perfect wedding, but to also bring together all the most important customs and rituals.