Meet The Team

Nanya

Nanya is a graduate from Thammasat University, a renowned university in Bangkok. She received her degree in Fine and Applied Arts with a Drama major. This talented and highly experienced wedding planner also took classes in Directing, Stage Craft, Dance, Choreography, Make up, Fashion and Painting. Other than her passion for art and creative stuff, Nanya loves to explore the world, get to know new people, and discover different cultures.   She is the artist who has the excellent communication and management skills. Being a person who is comfortable to be with gay people and understands them (in fact many of her best friends are gays), Pure Bliss was formed. With her creativity and warm personality, Nanya is the perfect fit to organize your destination gay wedding in Thailand. She will start conceptualizing and planning your fabulous weddings to ensure that your wedding looks inspired in the most meaningful way.

Jess

With a resume brimming with prestige industry experience in brand marketing and customer relations, Jess has the necessary background to handle your event. She holds an MBA from a university in the USA, and a bachelor’s degree in Public Relations and Advertising from Chulalongkorn University, the oldest and most respected university in Thailand. She also holds a Hotel Operations certificate from New York University. She has experience as a Marketing and Operations manager for a luxurious spa in Soho, New York. After relocating to Thailand, she worked as the Public Relations for La Mer, representing supreme luxury skincare brand under Estee Lauder companies. She maintained important relations with the media and media personalities. Jess has a wide-ranging multicultural background, and her passion for class and sophistication ensures that all her international (gay and lesbian) clients are fully accommodated, and their longed-for dream-wedding needs are well catered for.

Sonia

Originally from Siberia, Sonia has travelled the world both for her studies and work, finally finding herself in a dazzling world of event planning in Thailand. Being a graduate of Intercultural Communications from one of the top universities in Russia, Sonia has a deep background in cultural studies, psychology and arts. Experience of living in various countries, such as the UK, Spain and Japan, taught Sonia to find a unique approach to every case and every person she encounters, and you can be assured the wedding she will create will be one-of-a-kind, and will truly reflect your personalities.

Sonia always keeps a close eye on event, fashion trends and styling tips, which allows her to provide a world of ideas to all her clients, at the same time making sure that it’s going to be a timelessly stylish event.

Sylvain

Being in the travel, hospitality, and event industry for more than a decade, Sylvain along with team members who are also very close friends, formed Pure Bliss with the aim of fulfilling the dream wedding of his brothers and sisters in the LGBT community. Sylvain has over 15 years of experience in the hotel and travel business. He is the perfect person to help you choose the best venue for your wedding whether, you want to celebrate it the best 5-star hotels in town or in an ultra luxurious private villa, you name it, he will make it happen. As a well-travelled individual, he’s also able to gain many gay friends from all over the world. He is very active in the gay community events in Bangkok, Phuket, Koh Samui, and around Asia.

Darrel

Darrel oversees the offline and online marketing and advertising of Pure Bliss from planning of strategies, implementation and execution, up to tracking of results. He’s been doing marketing for many years and have helped many businesses worldwide achieved their business and marketing goals and gained popularity and top ranking for their websites through the world wide web. He’s been living in Thailand for almost a decade and has travelled around the country including the top destinations such as Phuket, Koh Samui, Krabi, Chiang Mai, Hua Hin, and more. Other than marketing, Darrel also loves arts, theaters, and musicals. He contributes big time on the creative part of the event or wedding planning and organization.