a full- service EVENT DESIGN AND DECOR FIRM Located in the heart of the Napa Valley, we offer high end decor and design for weddings, corporate functions, gala fundraisers, social parties and festivals in the Napa Valley and Bay Area. Our exclusive furnishings, custom tabletop components, one-of-a-kind accessories and extensive design experience ensures that each event we create is an entirely special and unique guest experience.


 Joe lider "TITLE" Need to Write Joe's Bio  Lindsey RION CReative Director ___ In her tenth year as a specialist in the event industry, Lindsey Rion, has developed a creative and original eye for floral and event design. Lindsey opened the doors to Rion Designs in 2014 offering full-service event design to Napa Valley and the Bay Area.  Matthew RION Chief operating officer ___ With a diverse background, equally strong in Management, Operations, Marketing and IT, Matthew brings a wealth of knowledge and a diverse background to the Rion Designs management team.  Joseph Lider Head of facilities & logistics ___ With a strong background in business and versatile hands on approach, Joe’s hardworking demeanor and broad skillset is paramount to the day- to-day functionality of Rion Designs.  Kathleen esterquest Director of Sales ___ Kathleen brings an extensive event design background to Rion Designs. Her caring nature and expertise in event sales allows her to strategically navigate clients through the layered design process.  Laevent designer ___ Michelle's upbeat and bubbly personality contributes to the success of the overall client experience. Her dynamic background provides her with knowledge and creatively to think outside the box while developing designs.  Michelle Wagner event designer ___ Michelle’s upbeat and bubbly personality enhances each client experience. Her extensive hospitality background infuses her creative ‘out of the box’ approach to each event.  Lauren Bucher Design Liaison ___ Lauren is an invaluable member of Rion’s design team, marrying great customer service with keen organizational skills and attention to detail in her interface with clients to coordinate design logistics for each event.  Shannon Meneghelli inventory manager ___ Shannon spearheads our custom fabrication department coordinating the logistics of bringing our furniture and specialty art pieces to light. Her keen management skills have channeled an aggressive expansion of Rion’s custom design portfolio.  Lexie Jacobs Design Liaison ___ Lexie’s vibrant personality and out-of-the-box creativity contributes to the uniqueness of Rion’s memorable events. Her keen problem solving abilities translate to creative solutions throughout the design process.  luis Luevano Carpentry Supervisor ___ As a master woodworker, Luis works expertly with wood and metal and has the ability and talent to create a meticulous piece of furniture from a scribbled rendering or picture.  eliseo Garcia Logistics Manager ___ Eliseo is key to the successful execution of each event, navigating the day-to-day production leading up to each unique installation. Eliseo and his team demonstrate a diligent work ethic and dedication in the strategic set up and break down of each signature Rion event.  carlos Luevano Master Carpenter ___ Working side by side with Luis, Carlos’ refined wood working talents allow the Rion team to fabricate on an elevated scale. His intricate design detail and precise eye for woodwork makes it possible for Rion to take on fabrication at any level.  Naomi Davila EVENT DESIGNER ___ Naomi brings a business development mindset to her design role as part of Rion’s sales team, drawing upon her experience as a former business owner as well as her strong connection to Napa Valley and the Bay area as a whole.  Ryan Lely Event Producer ___ Ryan has crafted a life of photography and visual design. A Sonoma based artist, his artwork has been featured in many local wine country publications. Ryan brings his seasoned artistic eye to the Rion Designs creative team.  carol matthews hardgoods buyer ___ Carol was born with an artistic sensibility; seeking and creating beauty is something that comes naturally in her everyday life. Carol helps source the beautifully curated collection of furnishings and accessories that exemplify the stylized uniqueness that is Rion Designs.  Laevent designer ___ Michelle's upbeat and bubbly personality contributes to the success of the overall client experience. Her dynamic background provides her with knowledge and creatively to think outside the box while developing designs.  Julia Elliott creative Liaison ___ Julia comes to us from the movie industry with experience in design and fabrication. She works as out in-house illustrator, rendering presentations actualizing our clients visions.  carolyn Korch Account Manager ___ Carolyn plays an integral part in both the design and meticulous coordination of logistics for events of any scale. Her creative insight is matched by an analytic mindset, enabling her to balance client expectations with budget. theRION TEAM  Ivan sanchez Safety and logistics Manager ___ Ivan coordinates the logistics between the design liaisons and the production team. He is the source of safety protocol for transportation, installs and breakdowns. His admired leadership skills allow him to guide his team through a efficient production process.  Maggie Hart Production Manager ___ Maggie brings an analytic edge to the Rion Designs production, sales team, and company at large. The self proclaimed 'numeric yin to Lindsey's design yang' she works to leverage all aspects of the company's talent in a way that enables our team to maintain the highest level of excellence and efficiency in design and production.  Amanda Williams Head of Floral Design ___ Amanda is the head of our floral department. She coordinates design inspiration with our event designers to create luxurious arrangements, embellishments and large scale design. She manages all aspects of the department and coordinates design logistics with our floral designers.  Marcy Kawabata Creative artist ___ With a creative mind and artistic talent, Marcy creates elaborate murals , drawings and custom artwork that we incorporate in our design elements. Being a woman of many artistic talents her artwork never seizes to amaze our clients and team.  Bianca Brzezinski Floral Designer ___ When it comes to turning our client's inspirations into a beautiful reality, Bianca's passion for floral design thrives. From creating complex arrangements to over the top floral elements she brings an artistic perspective to the floral team.

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Phone: 707.416.2921  .  899 Dowdell Lane, Unit C  .  St. Helena, California 94574  .  info@riondesigns.com