Through her experiences in the fast-paced worlds of TV and radio production, as well as her time as a personal assistant, Shoshana Shapiro has become a planning and execution expert.
After graduating NYU, Shoshana pursued a career in the entertainment industry, and worked alongside Rosie O’Donnell as both her personal assistant and a producer on her Sirius XM radio talk show. Over a number of years in these roles, Shoshana honed her organizational skills and mastered the arts of multi-tasking, working under pressure, and not taking no for an answer.
It was while working extremely long hours on an ABC daytime talk show while simultaneously planning her own wedding that Shoshana realized she was both capable and destined to help others make their wedding dreams come true. When her last job was coming to an end, the timing was right for Shoshana to pursue her passion of wedding planning and Events by Shoshana was born. Shoshana’s experience with the events for Rosie’s Theatre Kids, a charity founded by Rosie O’Donnell, prepared her to handle events of all sizes from small theatre events to large galas.
Shoshana lives in Long Island City with her husband. She loves reading, watching shows in marathon style, and walking around NYC exploring new things.