Gaby Martineau has been an event planner in the Chicago area for almost five years. Her experience ranges from corporate events to weddings, and everything in between. She is the Special Events Manager at Otherworld Theatre Company, where she specializes in Sci-Fi and Fantasy themed events and parties. She is also a co-founder of CheckBox Weddings, a budget-friendly wedding planning company in the Chicago area. As a true sucker for a good themed party, Gaby is so excited to bring intimate gatherings back with a modern twist



Mary-Kate Arnold has been designing, planning and hosting a variety of events for several years in the Chicago area. She is passionate about events that are luxurious, engaging and unforgettable. When she isn’t planning events with Gaby, she enjoys travelling, performing, writing and working on home renovation projects.  She takes creative inspiration from her travels, the beautifully iconic city of Chicago and her ever-evolving personal style.