GO BELLA BY EMILY CAMPBELL

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For over the course of over two decades, Go Bella by Emily Campbell has created celebrations in over 40 countries and on five continents, from Africa and Asia to Europe, Central America, and the Caribbean. Founded in 2002, Go Bella offers exceptional attention to detail, boundless creativity, and infectious enthusiasm for destination weddings and celebrations to hosts and couples in Colorado and beyond. 

Emily Campbell has been planning spectacular weddings and special events since 1997. Over the course of over two decades, she has created celebrations in over 40 countries and on five continents, from Africa and Asia to Europe, Central America, and the Caribbean. Emily founded Go Bella Event Design and Planning in 2002 to offer her exceptional attention to detail, boundless creativity, and infectious enthusiasm for destination weddings and celebrations to hosts and couples in Colorado and beyond. It is her mission to create an environment where style is timeless and all love is cherished. From modern and sleek to comfortably rustic, her talents and aesthetic are constantly evolving, giving each couple a unique and personalized event that is true to who they are.

She values love above all and throws herself wholeheartedly into every opportunity she has to celebrate the moments that bring people together. One of the most respected wedding planners in Vail, Aspen and Breckenridge, Emily has collaborated with some of the best vendors in the business, and boasts a rolodex of industry connections that spans the country and the globe. She is the past-president of the Colorado chapter of WIPA, serves on the advisory council for the Lindsey Vonn Foundation and is the Executive Director for the Engage! Foundation. Emily is a member of The Knot Best of Weddings Hall of Fame and her destination weddings and incomparable designs have been featured by Martha Stewart, The Knot, BRIDES, Style Me Pretty, Rocky Mountain Bride, Carats & Cake and more. Emily oversees all Bella events and personally produces ten celebrations a year.

OWNER

Emily 
Campbell

A transplant to Colorado from Cape Town, South Africa, Samantha is Go-Bella’s resident graphic designer and lead event planner. After growing up barefoot on a farm in Zimbabwe and earning recognition as a graphic designer in Portugal, Samantha came to Breckenridge and immediately fell in love with Colorado weddings. Passionate about design, she loves to integrate elements of her experiences abroad and inspiration from her travels into her work. Whether designing save the dates or expertly executing destination weddings or local events, her unmistakable accent, warm demeanor, and impeccable attention to detail make her both a calming presence and a force to be reckoned with on any wedding day.

Samantha serves as Bella's Lead Event Producer, and designs and curates stationery collections for Richard's Notebook. Samantha has been a part of the Bella team since 2014.

LEAD EVENT PLANNER

SAMANTHA
ROBERTSON

Andrea is an Assistant Event Producer and Emily’s right hand gal. Andrea grew up in small-town Mountain Home, Arkansas. Then went to college at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, Arkansas, which is set on a hill in the Ozark mountains. There she got her Bachelors and Masters degrees in Broadcast Journalism and Secondary English Education. That is when she photographed her first wedding in 2009 and fell in love with the art of storytelling a wedding day through photography.

After a decade being in the wedding industry, she decided to join the Bella team. Andrea does all the things here at Bella including design and calligraphy for Richard’s Notebook, styled shoots, bridal attendant, helping curate wedding designs, and support Emily and Samantha with events and weddings. Andrea joined the Bella team in 2019.

Assistant event producer

Andrea
STARK

Luke started his career in restaurants and bars at a young age and has always enjoyed the hospitality industry. After years of working with The Disney Cruise Line Company in his early twenties, Luke returned to his home town of Dallas, Texas and quickly turned his passion for hospitality, food, and drink into a restaurant/bar consulting business. Luke has worked with top tier restaurants, groups, and hotels as well as designed specialty cocktails for celebrities and events across the country. He has been an event planner and cocktail designer for high end companies and private clients alike.

Luke currently resides in Los Angeles and works with Go Bella as an event producer and NEFT Vodka as their Head Mixologist and Cocktail Ambassador. Luke has been part of the Bella team since 2015.

EVENT PRODUCER

LUKE
BARR

A Dallas native, Josh moved to Colorado in 2002. Josh has spent twenty-years in event presentation and production. He has directed hundreds of events from world-class wine festivals, cultural extravaganzas, and curated regional art exhibitions to intimate chamber concerts, award-winning theater performances, and stunning outdoor weddings throughout the Rocky Mountain Region.

 Whether coordinating an intimate soiree or a large-scale event, he enjoys creating unique, memorable wedding experiences for all involved. Additionally, Josh is an award-winning administrator, educator, and artist, currently serving as Executive Director of the Lake Dillon Theatre Company, a professional performing arts organization in Summit County, Colorado.

 An avid trail runner, he has completed 40 half marathons and marathons throughout the United States. Josh has proudly been a part of the Bella team since 2004. 

EVENT PRODUCER

JOSH
blanchard

Kim is a former innkeeper on Nantucket with a lifelong career in the hospitality industry. She loves the thrill of dazzling guests as part of a dynamic and upbeat team and basks in the privilege of both entertaining and reassuring clients as emotions run high.

Kim can often be found putting the perfect finishing touch on a place setting or delicately straightening the knife on a cake table – her eye for detail knows no bounds. Kim is also a design guru who uses her skills to create custom home furnishings and finishes to help her clients entertain expertly in their homes.

Whether a ranch wedding in Colorado or a birthday celebration at home, Kim understands how even the smallest design detail can impact the feeling each guest leaves with at the end of the evening. Kim has been a part of the Bella team since 2008.

assistant event producer

KIM
NICHOLAS

The Rocky Mountains have been home to Rebecca for more than a decade. She made the adventure from Ohio to the mountains and began work at St. Regis, Aspen as Catering Manager. The opportunity to be the Event Manager and open Four Seasons Resort Vail brought her to her forever home in the Vail Valley! Rebecca’s focus is weddings and all events related. She creates bespoke experiences from the second the couple walks through the door. No, celebration is a like and she is a true expert to guide couples through their wedding journey. 

Rebecca currently sits on the board for the Colorado Chapter of Wedding International Professional Association. Her primary roll has been to cultivate the quarterly educational programs and partner with creative experts to bring to life one of a kind events. 

She is a Vail, Beaver Creek and Aspen expert. She knows the inside scope on locals favorites and is a great resource for planning local adventures. 

Rebecca lives in Eagle, Colorado with her mountain biking crazed husband Brian, rambunctious daughter, Reese, and boundless energy sheepadoodle, Maddy Mae.  

assistant event producer

Rebecca 
Steffan

Emily Campbell has been planning spectacular weddings and special events since 1997. Over the course of over two decades, she has created celebrations in over 40 countries and on five continents, from Africa and Asia to Europe, Central America, and the Caribbean. Emily founded Go Bella Event Design and Planning in 2002 to offer her exceptional attention to detail, boundless creativity, and infectious enthusiasm for destination weddings and celebrations to hosts and couples in Colorado and beyond. It is her mission to create an environment where style is timeless and all love is cherished. From modern and sleek to comfortably rustic, her talents and aesthetic are constantly evolving, giving each couple a unique and personalized event that is true to who they are.

She values love above all and throws herself wholeheartedly into every opportunity she has to celebrate the moments that bring people together. One of the most respected wedding planners in Vail, Aspen and Breckenridge, Emily has collaborated with some of the best vendors in the business, and boasts a rolodex of industry connections that spans the country and the globe. She is the past-president of the Colorado chapter of WIPA, serves on the advisory council for the Lindsey Vonn Foundation and is the Executive Director for the Engage! Foundation. Emily is a member of The Knot Best of Weddings Hall of Fame and her destination weddings and incomparable designs have been featured by Martha Stewart, The Knot, BRIDES, Style Me Pretty, Rocky Mountain Bride, Carats & Cake and more. Emily oversees all Bella events and personally produces ten celebrations a year.

OWNER

Emily 
Campbell

Assistant event producer

Kim is a former innkeeper on Nantucket with a lifelong career in the hospitality industry. She loves the thrill of dazzling guests as part of a dynamic and upbeat team and basks in the privilege of both entertaining and reassuring clients as emotions run high.

Kim can often be found putting the perfect finishing touch on a place setting or delicately straightening the knife on a cake table – her eye for detail knows no bounds. Kim is also a design guru who uses her skills to create custom home furnishings and finishes to help her clients entertain expertly in their homes.

Whether a ranch wedding in Colorado or a birthday celebration at home, Kim understands how even the smallest design detail can impact the feeling each guest leaves with at the end of the evening. Kim has been a part of the Bella team since 2008.

Assistant event producer

KIM
NICHOLAS

The Rocky Mountains have been home to Rebecca for more than a decade. She made the adventure from Ohio to the mountains and began work at St. Regis, Aspen as Catering Manager. The opportunity to be the Event Manager and open Four Seasons Resort Vail brought her to her forever home in the Vail Valley! Rebecca’s focus is weddings and all events related. She creates bespoke experiences from the second the couple walks through the door. No, celebration is a like and she is a true expert to guide couples through their wedding journey.

Rebecca currently sits on the board for the Colorado Chapter of Wedding International Professional Association. Her primary roll has been to cultivate the quarterly educational programs and partner with creative experts to bring to life one of a kind events.

She is a Vail, Beaver Creek and Aspen expert. She knows the inside scope on locals favorites and is a great resource for planning local adventures.

Rebecca lives in Eagle, Colorado with her mountain biking crazed husband Brian, rambunctious daughter, Reese, and boundless energy sheepadoodle, Maddy Mae.  

REBECCA
STEFFAN

Assistant event producer

KIM
NICHOLAS

A Dallas native, Josh moved to Colorado in 2002. Josh has spent twenty-years in event presentation and production. He has directed hundreds of events from world-class wine festivals, cultural extravaganzas, and curated regional art exhibitions to intimate chamber concerts, award-winning theater performances, and stunning outdoor weddings throughout the Rocky Mountain Region.

Whether coordinating an intimate soiree or a large-scale event, he enjoys creating unique, memorable wedding experiences for all involved. Additionally, Josh is an award-winning administrator, educator, and artist, currently serving as Executive Director of the Lake Dillon Theatre Company, a professional performing arts organization in Summit County, Colorado.

An avid trail runner, he has completed 40 half marathons and marathons throughout the United States. Josh has proudly been a part of the Bella team since 2004. 

EVENT PRODUCER

JOSH
blanchard

Luke started his career in restaurants and bars at a young age and has always enjoyed the hospitality industry. After years of working with The Disney Cruise Line Company in his early twenties, Luke returned to his home town of Dallas, Texas and quickly turned his passion for hospitality, food, and drink into a restaurant/bar consulting business. Luke has worked with top tier restaurants, groups, and hotels as well as designed specialty cocktails for celebrities and events across the country. He has been an event planner and cocktail designer for high end companies and private clients alike.

Luke currently resides in Los Angeles and works with Go Bella as an event producer and NEFT Vodka as their Head Mixologist and Cocktail Ambassador. Luke has been part of the Bella team since 2015.

EVENT PRODUCER

LUKE
BARR

Andrea is an Assistant Event Producer and Emily’s right hand gal. Andrea grew up in small-town Mountain Home, Arkansas. Then went to college at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, Arkansas, which is set on a hill in the Ozark mountains. There she got her Bachelors and Masters degrees in Broadcast Journalism and Secondary English Education. That is when she photographed her first wedding in 2009 and fell in love with the art of storytelling a wedding day through photography.

After a decade being in the wedding industry, she decided to join the Bella team. Andrea does all the things here at Bella including design and calligraphy for Richard’s Notebook, styled shoots, bridal attendant, helping curate wedding designs, and support Emily and Samantha with events and weddings. Andrea joined the Bella team in 2019.

Assistant event producer

Andrea
STARK

A transplant to Colorado from Cape Town, South Africa, Samantha is Go-Bella’s resident graphic designer and lead event planner. After growing up barefoot on a farm in Zimbabwe and earning recognition as a graphic designer in Portugal, Samantha came to Breckenridge and immediately fell in love with Colorado weddings. Passionate about design, she loves to integrate elements of her experiences abroad and inspiration from her travels into her work. Whether designing save the dates or expertly executing destination weddings or local events, her unmistakable accent, warm demeanor, and impeccable attention to detail make her both a calming presence and a force to be reckoned with on any wedding day.

Samantha serves as Bella's Lead Event Producer, and designs and curates stationery collections for Richard's Notebook. Samantha has been a part of the Bella team since 2014.

LEAD EVENT PLANNER

SAMANTHA
ROBERTSON

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SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

EMILY campbell's

Emily is past-president of the Colorado chapter of WIPA

Co-founder and executive director of the Engage! Foundation having produced non-profit work in Cabo, San Jose, Bahamas, London, Cancun and DUBAI.

member of the knot best of weddings hall of fame

advisory council for the lindsey vonn foundation

wedding pro educator 2019 & 2020

sustainability adviser to knapp ranch

Industry & Community

ENGAGE!20, the breakers

Upcoming Speaking Engagements

Engage!19 London, England
The knot Pro Denver, Colorado
Engage!20, dubai
Engage!19, Bahamas
ROOTED IN THE ROCKIES, VAIL

Past Speaking Engagements

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Every 3 seconds a girl is married. Some are as young as 8 years old. As a company that celebrates love, we’re proud to support VOW to End Child Marriage so that girls have the choice to decide if, when and whom to love and marry. 100% of money donated to VOW supports grassroots efforts around the globe working to stand up for girls’ rights and prevent child marriage. 
 
For more information on VOW, visit VOWToEndChildMarriage.org or follow @vowforgirls on social.

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causes we love!

Every 3 seconds a girl is married. Some are as young as 8 years old. As a company that celebrates love, we’re proud to support VOW to End Child Marriage so that girls have the choice to decide if, when and whom to love and marry. 100% of money donated to VOW supports grassroots efforts around the globe working to stand up for girls’ rights and prevent child marriage. 
 
For more information on VOW, visit VOWToEndChildMarriage.org or follow @vowforgirls on social.

"Emily, Wow! To gain a new friend and have such an incredible wedding planner... Alex and I feel so blessed. Thank you for planning the wedding of our dreams with elegance and extreme organization. We are so grateful to your team."

Brittany and Alex, Bride & Groom

"Thank you so much for making our dream wedding a reality! I’ll never forget walking into the totally transformed ballroom. It was so much more beautiful than my wildest dreams. I can never thank you enough for all of your hard work and for putting up with all our crazy! We still get compliments on how beautiful and fun our wedding was and I know that is mostly because of you."

Grace and Eric, Bride & Groom

"I don’t have words to express how much I’ve enjoyed working with you. You have been such a wonderful support for Claire and Will, Kevin and me. your vision, creativity, compassion, emotional support... and so much more have made Claire and Will’s wedding not only memorable, but truly a wonderful life event! We are so lucky to have connected with you and your team! I’m going to miss you Emily. P.S. Wilbur [the dog] says thank you too!"  

Jana, Mother of the Bride

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