RAQUEL BICKFORD ORANGES
FOUNDER + EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
As featured in Style Me Pretty, Party Slate, Modern Luxury, Green Wedding Shoes, Carats & Cake with awards from Special Events Magazine named as '25 Young Special Events Pro's to Watch' and 2017 + 2018 Best Wedding Planner of the Year by The Knot, Raquel is a true asset to our team. Growing up in Napa Valley, Raquel had the opportunity to work with many esteemed restaurants, wineries, and hotels that attributed to her success in the event industry. From working with Meadowood Napa Valley as a Guest Concierge, and developing the several successful winery event departments, Raquel realized she had found her craft in event design, production, and hospitality. She wanted to create niche services that were unparalleled to any other event planning service in the area. Raquel has spent years crafting a detailed process that helps her clients develop a vision efficiently and beautifully.
Carly joins us from Sonoma State with a BA in Communications and a minor in Sociology after completing her wedding and event planning internship with us! Working as president of Her Campus at Sonoma State, Carly has a knack for event planning and communication. Her Campus is the #1 new-media brand for the empowered college woman. She was also instrumental in producing a fundraising event on the Sonoma State campus for 3,500 guests that raised $48,000 for Diabetes Education & Awareness. Her strong communication and organization skills make her an asset to the ROQUE Team. With the guidance of Raquel, Carly has embodied what it means to make hospitality and customer service a priority.