Our Team

We have an incredible team of expert ‘Seamstresses’ who are devoted to consistently developing and enhancing well-made events and tightly-knit member-based associations—all with attention to detail and finish.

  • Connie Bernard

    Chief Executive Officer

    A driven professional who doesn’t stop until every detail is covered, Connie Bernard is a one-of-a-kind experienced event planner and association executive director. Connie began her career early on when she was in grade school organizing, planning, and running small events or projects – it was clear from those early years into college where she was extremely active on campus that she would be successful.

    Connie founded Seamless Events Inc. in 2005 and officially incorporated the thriving business in August 2006. The company was built on a strong network, delivery of solid services and a belief in events produced and associations organized. The endless dedication and determination is what Connie has steered into the business. The growth of the business is due to Connie’s leadership but also to the strong partnership she has with each of the employees who make up an incredible team. Connie challenges each employee on her team and, with each step, they stay committed and determined to be successful.

    Prior to founding Seamless Events Incorporated, Bernard held several positions in the corporate environment, one being most in Relationship Marketing for an entire US Business Marketing Group where her main role was to execute quarterly communication to over 10,000 of the top decision-making customers. Other responsibilities included managing budgets, event planning, customer relationship management and much more.

    Connie holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies from West Chester University. She graduated with the honor of Magna Cum Laude and recognized as one of the most active leaders in the Communication Studies Department. You can also find her name listed in the Who’s Who Amongst Students in Universities and Colleges. In April 2016, Connie became a graduate of the Goldman Sachs’ 10,000 Small Businesses program. She was given the opportunity to connect with other Entrepreneurs, focus on the strategy and growth of the business as well as work to create an impact personally and professionally.

    She lives in West Chester, PA (originally from Delco and where the heart still lives) with her husband, Douglas, and, their two children, Mariska and Zigmond. They are always running around and staying active with the children. Connie loves keeping her personal life very organized and on schedule, which is not surprising.

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  • Leigh Ann Campbell

    Executive Director

    As Executive Director, Leigh Ann works on the both the business and client side of Seamless Events. She brings high-energy and a get it done attitude to every event and project she manages. And, it’s rare to see her without a smile on her face.

    Leigh Ann joined Seamless in 2010 and has made a positive impact from day one. She thrives on diving into new projects and tackling challenges head on. At Seamless, Leigh Ann has played an integral role in managing a variety of corporate clients, non-profits and associations including Philly SHRM, Bringing Hope Home’s Annual Great Guys Dinner, HR Person of the Year Awards, the Philly SHRM Symposium and the Diversified Real Estate Investors Group Annual Trade Show.

    Leigh Ann graduated from Lehigh University with a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Marketing. After graduating college, Leigh Ann worked for a financial services firm in suburban Philadelphia with the intent of focusing on her investment background. It was there that Leigh Ann was introduced to the event planning industry and found her passion.

    Leigh Ann lives in Abington with her husband, Jason, their two kids, Tucker and Quinn, and their Chesapeake Bay Retriever, Abbey. She is obsessed with Game of Thrones and ice cream (well, actually, most food). Leigh Ann is the health conscious person on the team; she’s been known to teach a Zumba workout at team meetings and share healthy recipes with the group.

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  • Jamie Bertonazzi

    Senior Manager, Events & Associations

    Jamie Bertonazzi is known for her creativity, exquisite attention to detail and innovative designs. Her combination of design knowledge and professionalism provides her a unique ability to conceptualize an event environment and to bring out the special personal touches that are needed to turn an ordinary event into an extraordinary memory to last a lifetime.

    Jamie has years of personal and professional experience in horticulture and floral design. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Planning and Design from Rutgers University, Cook College. While in school Jamie started her career at a unique three site florist specializing in wedding designs and upscale events where her naturally creative eye and true passion for design and event planning shined.

    Prior to joining Seamless Events Incorporated, Jamie was most recently the marketing and client relationship manager for a global talent management firm. Her responsibilities included execution on all events, managing the logistics for large-scale projects, building strong relationships and delivering high quality services to all customers, clients and prospects. She has been recognized for her ability to work cross functionally and was part of a large account team that was nominated for their exceptional team performance.

    Currently while sharing her expertise with the Seamless Events team, Jamie is also the Private Dining Special Event Planner at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company LLC based in Philadelphia, PA. She is responsible for bringing new business to the restaurant and ensuring that each client is completely satisfied with the overall support that is given from the start of their event until the end.

    With these experiences in the professional workforce, she brings her energetic personality, positive attitude, unlimited patience, professionalism and dedication to exemplary work ethic. Jamie brings a strong dedication and uniqueness to everything she does especially as part of the Seamless team.

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  • Stephanie Nickens

    Director of Operations

    As Director of Operations, Stephanie leads all aspects of Operational Strategy, Client Financial Management, Human Resources, and Association Operations. She has expertise in the development, improvement and implementation of operational processes, creating a streamlined, organized, and “Seamless” way of getting the job done.

    Stephanie leads our Event & Association Managers and is responsible for all new client onboarding. She has successfully on-boarded 5 new associations within the last 7 years. She is also dedicated to educating other team members as they are introduced into the unique field of association management.

    Having been involved with Seamless since 2008, Stephanie has mastered the fundamentals of associations and events. She knows what it takes to operate as an association’s headquarters, forming long-term strategic partnerships with boards, challenging ideas, and pushing for growth. Starting out as a manager, she led the day to day operations for 7 different associations over the years. She still has an active hand in the management of her first client with Seamless, The Philadelphia Society of People & Strategy (PSPS).

    Stephanie has experience working for a large employers’ association in the areas of training and development, membership, and marketing, and has taken classes towards a Master of Science in Organization Leadership. Stephanie graduated from West Chester University, Summa Cum Laude, with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies and a Studio Arts and Graphic Design Minor. Stephanie lives in Chester County with her husband, Zach, and son, Calan.

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  • Allison Serano, CMP

    Special Project Consultant

    Allison Serano, CMP, is a seasoned event planner who brings years of experience in corporate planning as well as destination management and freelance work. Her strong work ethic and ability to put her clients first help her to create fabulous events time and time again.

    Allison is a graduate of West Chester University where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies. While in college she worked various jobs in banking, retail and sales, developing tremendous interpersonal skills that would become an integral piece of her future career in event planning.

    After graduating she took a job with a large financial company just outside of Philadelphia, which is where she found her home in the corporate events department. Allison planned large and small-scale events that ranged from small holiday celebrations and regional road shows to large annual sales and incentive meetings. She was also involved in corporate marketing and branding initiatives which helped to build lasting impressions with clients and VIPs.

    Allison has been with Seamless for four years, working on various aspects of the business from association management to corporate roadshows. Currently, she is focusing on membership management and working to help our clients grow.

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  • Adria Eichner-Toolan

    Senior Manager, Events and Associations

    Adria Eichner-Toolan is an experienced events professional who has a true passion for planning. She specializes in association management, strategic planning, marketing and venue relations. Adria enjoys building relationships with clients and sharing their visions in order to create events that demonstrate professionalism, creativity and attention to detail.

    Adria has been a member of the Seamless team since 2011. At Seamless, Adria manages several associations, including ATD-PHL and Philadelphia SHRM, as well as a variety of non-profit and corporate events for clients such as the Alzheimer’s Association, NRG and NutriSystem.

    Adria received her Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies from West Chester University and her Master of Arts in Strategic Communication from Villanova University. During her time at Villanova, Adria served as Public Affairs Coordinator for the Graduate Communication Department and president of the Graduate Communication Student Council. After completing her graduate degree, Adria worked as Event Coordinator and Marketing Manager at Four Corners Management, a restaurant and bar collective in Philadelphia.

    Adria lives in Delaware County with her husband Eric and their three dogs, Melany, Dante and Petey. She loves volunteering with the Providence Animal Center, running with her dogs and attending rock concerts.

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  • Brenda Frassoni

    Manager, Events and Associations

    Brenda is known to give 150% on everything she takes on. Her hard working mind set and attention to detail lets her create and execute flawlessly tailored events. Brenda has been with the Seamless Team since 2013. She has grown from holding a Coordinator position for clients such as The Philly Ad Club and PSPS, to managing multiple associations such as HREA, PWR, The Philly Ad Club as well as other larger events for the team. The relationships she builds with our clients are positive and genuine, as she truly enjoys working with the different aspects of each one.

    Brenda graduated Cum Laude with her Bachelor of Arts degree from La Salle University. She majored in Communications under the Public Relations track and minored in Sociology. During her time at La Salle, Brenda had the opportunity to work as both an Event Logistics and Public Relations intern throughout her junior and senior years. For the majority of her senior year, Brenda worked with a Philadelphia based non-profit organization on a successful campaign to benefit children services. Brenda also held the Historian/Alumni Relations position on the student board for the La Salle chapter of PRSSA.

    Brenda enjoys spending time with her family and friends including her German Shepherd Mix, Kato. Cooking has also become a new hobby for Brenda that she hopes to master!

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  • Laura DiTrapano

    Manager, Events and Associations

    Laura started her career at Seamless in July 2014.

    A passionate, dedicated and enthusiastic individual, Laura maintains a “roll-up-your-sleeves” mentality in everything she does. After graduating from Millersville University with a degree in Communications & Public Relations and minor in English, Laura held a critical role as the Events/Marketing Coordinator for seven family-owned and operated automotive dealerships. During that time, she was responsible for managing all events, fulfilling sponsorships, overseeing all marketing initiatives, campaigns and much more. Throughout her experiences, Laura realized that her real passion was in planning and managing events which is what lead her to Seamless.

    In addition to her creativity, attention to detail and energetic attitude, Laura also brings her knowledge in event marketing and public relations to the Seamless team. Laura moved from her hometown of Doylestown to Media, and enjoys spending time with her family and friends, crafting and cooking.

  • Chris Breslin

    Assistant, Events & Associations

    Chris Breslin is a true asset to the Seamless team as she applies her organizational skills and friendliness towards all contributions. With this experience and dedication, Chris brings a special kind of energy to the team ensuring she can provide support wherever her expertise is needed.

    Chris brings years of managerial and customer service skills to the team. Prior to joining the Seamless Events team, for 15 years Chris was a well-respected Group Manager in several departments for the retailer, Macys. Chris managed over 30 employees which involved ensuring they were representing the business with the upmost professionalism as well as ensuring they followed all rules, fulfilled all quotas and followed the working scheduled she organized for best floor coverage. She dedicated her time to the company paying attention to every detail in her role.

    Chris has an eye for ensuring things have the 'look' they need to catch people's attention and interest. She managed the inventory in each department, and, when necessary, transferred merchandise when it was not selling as well as organized new inventory sections with vendors. Chris negotiated with buyers for merchandise on a weekly basis which helped contribute to the growth and revenue of the department. An aggressive professional, Chris performed revenue analysis based on the performance of the department on a weekly basis and challenged her team to continue to better.

    Chris graduated from Philadelphia Textiles (now Philadelphia University) with a Bachelor of Science in Fashion Merchandising. Chris and her husband Mike along with their 3 children, Jason, Hannah and Ryan, reside in the Delaware County, PA area. When not busy with the Seamless Events team, you will find Chris dedicating a lot of time to her local church where she manages the entire scrip program which benefits the students of the grade school. You will also see her volunteering her time at the children's school and keeping the kids active in extracurricular activities.

  • Amy Acquarola

    Brand and Marketing Expert

    Amy Acquarola, possesses an unmatched passion for the creativity and collaboration that make up the world of Event and Association Marketing. Her resourcefulness and propensity to utilize her creative strength has created lasting memories for the Seamless clients as well as the overall company of Seamless Events. Amy focuses on creating and bringing to life impactful marketing plans which result in incredible brand awareness and appreciation. She is a true asset to the Seamless team and has been affiliated with the company since 2009.

    Amy started her career working in the field of Public Relations and Event Management. Her work responsibilities included everything from developing and implementing marketing campaigns and writing press releases to managing both small and large scale conferences and events. Thereafter, she decided to refine her creative talents and writing skills and joined one of the most successful interactive advertising agencies in the country, where she continued to apply her original and innovative ideas to national and well-renowned clients.

    Currently while sharing her expertise with the Seamless Events team, Amy holds a very successful position at QVC based in West Chester, PA. She is responsible for ensuring the marketing and branding of QVC is impactful to the business.

    Amy is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of West Chester University where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies. While in college, she was an Intern in the County of Delaware’s Department of Public Relations. She also served as the University’s Vice-President of The Association for Women in Communications—a national organization for the advancement of women in communications disciplines, and held the position of Vice-President for Lambda Pi Eta—a Communication Studies Honor Society.

    Amy resides in Media, PA with her husband, Tommy. She loves everything about chocolate.

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  • Caryn Walters

    Assistant, Events & Associations

    Caryn Walters is a true asset to the Seamless team as she applies her organizational skills and friendliness towards all contributions. With this experience and dedication, Caryn brings a special kind of energy to the team ensuring she can provide support wherever needed. Caryn always works with creativity and great effort to make things run smoothly and successfully.

    Caryn brings years of managerial and customer service skills to the team. Prior to joining the Seamless Events team, for 6 years Caryn was a well-respected Social Worker/Recreational Therapist within the Philadelphia area. Caryn managed a recreational therapy program for six teen foster care teen homes which involved preparing life skills development materials and programming and addressing mental health treatment plans with hands on learning experiences. She was well organized managing several staff members and securing the necessary state funding needed for the programs. There were constant programs organized – and all done with the upmost professionalism. She dedicated her time to the organization paying attention to every detail in her role.

    Caryn graduated from Shippensburg University with a Bachelor of Arts in Social Work. Caryn and her husband Clinton along with their 5 children, Christopher, Cathleen, Caroline, Carly, and Charlie reside in Delaware County, PA area. When not busy with the Seamless Events team, you will find Caryn dedicating a lot of time to her children’s schools to ensure successful fundraising opportunities and social events being coordinated and implemented. You will also see her volunteering her time at the children's school and keeping the kids active in extracurricular activities as well as being the primary caretaker of her 88 year old Grandmother-in-law.

  • Michelle Lukes

    Coordinator, Events and Associations

    Michelle Lukes brings to the Seamless team many years of professional and hands on experience. She has a positive mindset, outgoing personality and a team player mentality. Her knack for unconventional problem solving skills has given her the nickname, “MaCGyver” by some of her closest friends.

    Michelle attended Temple University studying Communications, concentrating on marketing and advertising. While in college she started as an assistant working for a Fortune 50 financial planning firm. She quickly found out that she thrives in the fast paced, customer service driven environment. She soon transferred to their recruiting department and through hard work and dedication went on to become the Director of Recruiting for ten years. In her time there, she streamlined their talent acquisition and retention process and implemented various large scale advertising and marketing campaigns. In addition, she taught classes on goal setting and training. Her can do motto is, “live in the solution not the problem”.

    She spends her free time with her two children. She also enjoys cooking, refinishing furniture, reading and puzzles.

  • Lindsey Hill

    Coordinator, Events & Associations

    Lindsey started her career with Seamless Events in August of 2016. She recently graduated from West Chester University in 2016 with a Bachelor in Arts, majoring in Communication Studies with a focus in Event Planning and Public Relations. Known for her passion for planning and her detail oriented mindset, Lindsey is a team player and likes to keep others motivated through her energetic attitude.

    During her final semester at West Chester University, Lindsey was the Events & Social Media Intern for Bringing Hope Home, a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to emotionally and financially supporting families battling cancer in the Greater Philadelphia Area. Her internship focused on helping to plan the 15th Anniversary Great Guys Dinner, which is how she became acquainted with Seamless Events. This experience taught her how rewarding event planning is from start to finish.

    Lindsey held the position of Philanthropy Chair in Phi Sigma Sigma Sorority where she led the planning and execution of various small and large events, as well as the sorority’s first ever 5K run/walk, which raised funds for David’s Drive 831. She enjoys the high energy of event planning and is thrilled to continue her journey in the event planning industry with Seamless Events!