The CCE Ladies
As event and wedding planners nationally and internationally, CCE Ladies are a highly organized and creative team with diverse education, experience and backgrounds. We strive ourselves on building long lasting relationships. We look forward to working and laughing with you! We are looking forward to welcoming you to our family.
Christina Currie has spent more than 30 years orchestrating stylish celebrations for hundreds of clients. Prior to event planning, Christina’s expertise began on the culinary side of the business. She started her own catering company and cake designing business in her early 20’s, starting her hospitality career as an entrepreneur. She developed her early business skills and experience in the industry, and began planning national and global events for corporate companies. In 2004, she established her event planning business and has produced countless full-service events from fundraisers to luxury weddings and private parties.
Christina believes in finding the story behind each of her clients so that she can produce a customized event. Christina believes in walking her clients through each step of the event planning process.
She is passionate about giving back to the community; the one that continues to support her family. She is actively involved with several local charities. As a founding member of the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce Women’s Biz Net, Christina coached other women how to grow their businesses. She served on the board from 2006-2015.
In 2015, Christina was honored with the 18th Annual Influential Women in Business Award and was honored with the prestigious Athena International Women’s Leadership Award.
Outside of CCE, Christina’s passions are traveling, cooking, entertaining, and exercising with her husband and two daughters.
Masumi Amin’s attention to detail drives her passion for design. As an event designer for Christina Currie Events, she pays close attention to transforming each client’s vision into a reality. She expands on her degree in interior design to create technical space plans, inspiring color stories and concept boards. Masumi’s aesthetic eye carries through all aspects of your celebration from initial client meetings, to design development, print and implementation of your special event.
In addition to being a seasoned event planner for Indian Weddings, Masumi produces
memorable luxury events with over 600 guests nationally and internationally.
She is also co-founder of Ameya Performing Arts, a Bollywood dance troupe committed to
bringing the vibrancy, energy and grace of Indian dance to the audiences of the Chicagoland area.
Olivia Zyzda’s outgoing nature and contagious laugh helps her connect with clients from their first interaction. You could say that their party begins with her bubbly personality! As Director of Operations, Olivia researches each element of the events while keeping each production organized. Her favorite part is seeing the event come together.
Olivia knew at a young age that she had a passion for people and celebrating others. Her desire to be a part of others’ milestones led her to study Tourism, Hospitality and Event Management. Joining CCE as an intern, her quick wit and organizational skills allowed her to progress into a seasoned event planner in no time! She is dedicated to planning and executing clients’ dream events from start to finish in collaboration with the team, adding finesse and fun to the process.
Outside of CCE, Olivia’s passions are traveling, exploring new places and indulging in reality television.