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Elite Events BC is a top rated professional event and wedding planning company based in Kamloops. We service Kamloops and area, the Shuswap, Nicola Valley, and the North Okanagan.

Elite Events BC has 3 divisions: Event Planning, Bartending & Event Décor.

Event Planning

Elite Events BC was established in October 2017 by owner and lead event planner Elena Markin. Elena's love for event planning dates long before the start of Elite Events BC. She was the Executive Director of Chase & District Chamber of Commerce, planning events for chamber members and the community. She was involved in Shuswap Tourism and appointed for main tourism representative for the community of Chase. Later, Elena worked as venue event manager at the Quaaout Lodge and Talking Rock Golf resort, The Coast Hotel, and Sparkling Hill Resort in Vernon. Elena has planned over 500 weddings in her event planning career and over 300 business events, ranging from simple meetings and exclusive VIP retreats to large international conferences.


Elite Events BC bartending services division offers bartending services for events of up to 200 guests. What makes us unique, is the special add-on services our clients have access to, such as live music. Elite events is our name, and we plan to continue delivering a wow factor to our client's events. Our bartending services division consists of 4 bartenders.

Event Décor

Elite Events BC offers event decor set up and tear down services.

Please check out our website for a large gallery of pictures from events we have planned, as well as testimonials.

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Day-of coordination
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Meet the team

Bartender & Event Setup

Sandy has been with Elite Events BC since 2022. He is born and raised in the Shuswap. He is part of our bartending team and helps with event setup as well.

Event Setup & Coordination

Nik has been with Elite Events since 2018. He started as a photograpaher and advanced through to setup and day-of coordinator. He is born and raised in Kamloops.

Event Setup & Table Decor

Abbey joined Elite Events BC in 2023. She is born and raised in Kamloops. She loves flowers. She helps us with event setup and table decor.


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