Frequently Asked Questions



How Many Staff Members Will Be At My Event?

The Debbie Bender Design team has 13 members and the amount of staff truly varies from event to event. On average, the set up and breakdown team is 3-4 members and the execution team is 2-3 members. This number may increase if a bartender or servers are utilized. 



Are You Available For My Date?The Debbie Bender Design team has three team members that are trained to execute a wedding from start to finish. One of our Directors will be assigned to your event with an assistant for execution.  

Event Insurance


Are You Insured?

Debbie Bender Design is a full LLC with a million dollar liability policy. 

Each year we file with the state and uphold the highest business standards in the state of North Carolina. 

Producer or Executor?


Are You A Designer or Do You Bring In Outside Contractors?

The Debbie Bender Design team prefers to execute your overall vision, and we do have suggested vendors that we work closely with but there are not limitations! We have an expansive decor inventory. Occasionally, we need to outsource items such as chairs, specialty lighting and cutlery. We coordinate with the rental vendor for delivery, set up and pick up. 



How Many Events Have You Planned?

While living in Vermont, Debbie Bender executed over 30 weddings each year along with many corporate events such as Wanderlust, The Burton US Open, Headliner concerts by Train, The Doobie Brothers, Jackson Brown, Hall and Oates, Redman and Method Man plus many more. Since returning to North Carolina and building this company, the team has executed over 200 flawless events and weddings in since 2017.

Do and Don'ts


What Can You Not Do?

At Debbie Bender Design we take pride in being a one stop shop for all of your events needs but we cannot always fulfill every request. We are not health code certified so we are unable to provide food, plates, silverware etc but we do work closely with vendors to coordinate this services.