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Our Team | Tropical Destination Management
TERESA BRUNNER, PARTNER
Born and raised in Canada, Teresa Brunner is certified in Travel and Tourism and has over 20 years of experience in the hotel and tourism industry including hotel management, sales, marketing, advertising and public relations. A former manager for The Sands at Grace Bay, Teresa has over 13 years of experience of hospitality in the Turks and Caicos Islands. Tropical Destination Management was created with the vision of providing the best information to guests planning a vacation, meeting or wedding in the Turks and Caicos Islands. She has created a boutique operation built on a smaller client base that allows her company to provide specialized assistance to her customers' particular needs. Teresa has planned high-end events for large corporations, charities and celebrities and has organized over 400 weddings for couples throughout Canada, the U.S. and Europe, who chose Turks and Caicos as their destination wedding location.
Charity Work | Tropical Destination Management
Teresa Brunner is an honorary member of the Rotary Club Providenciales for her assistance with the 32nd Annual District Assembly and Conference and the group study exchange program.
ANNUAL FIREMAN'S BLL CHARITY EVENT Teresa is the official event planner for the Annual Fireman's Ball Charity Event in the Turks and Caicos held every September. Teresa Brunner volunteers for the Provo Children's home, assisting those children orphaned in the Turks and Caicos Islands. Clothing, books, non perishable food items or cash donations can be made through Tropical DMC.
I didn't want to be a Bridezilla so it was now up to Teresa and her staff to make my dream wedding come true.
If I hadn't called Teresa, I know I would have been VERY late for the wedding, I know I would have forgotten about center pieces for the supper tables, first dance song and much more. Everyone kept telling me that I needed to enjoy and take in everything as we were progressing with the wedding. I felt that I could not enjoy it until I hired Teresa. This is when I was able to sit back and enjoy absolutely everything about my wedding. Every girl imagines her dream wedding and my wedding was over and above what I had ever imagined and hoped for thanks to Teresa. Rob & Amy Planning a wedding can be a daunting task. Planning a destination wedding can be an even bigger challenge. Relying simply on what you see on the internet can definitely be risky. Teresa Brunner's knowledge of the island, as well as the relationships she's built with vendors on TCI is a TREMENDOUS asset. rom even before we stepped foot on Provo, we had very few worries about our wedding day. Teresa's professional insight and straight-forward approach ensured that there were no surprises or hiccups. Our wedding day was absolutely perfect - from the location, to the decorations, to the minister...she may have even helped with the weather, too! If you are planning a wedding on TCI, Teresa Brunner should be your #1 choice. Whether you want simple or extravagant, she will make it a day to remember. Dana and Craig Planning a wedding is no little feat, and we were somewhat worried to plan one so far away. Our resort suggested that we get in touch with Teresa to help out with the planning, and we couldn't have been more thrilled. From the first email exchange, we know we were working with a professional. She made sure we had everything we needed ahead of time, and once we got to the island she was more on top of our wedding details than we were! She played such an extraordinary role in creating the wedding of our dreams and ensuring that everything went seamlessly - I really don't know what we would have done without her. Teresa was a pleasure to work with. Her island contacts and knowledge of how to get things done on Provo were an invaluable asset. Her ability to roll with the punches and the constantly changing schedules and desires of the bride took so much of the stress out of the process. The four days of events went off without a hitch. Every detail was executed as if it was a part of HER wedding. She is the consummate professional, unflappable, yet always optimistic and fun to work with.
Our wedding at Point Grace could not possibly have been such a tremendous success without Teresa and her extensive knowledge and expertise regarding the vendors and customs of the Turks and Caicos Islands.
Although she was exceptional in many ways, two contributions really exceeded our expectations. Teresa was extremely thorough with all of the details (from making sure all sixty of the guests and all of the wedding vendors arrived on time for the ceremony to passing out disposable cameras to the children during the cocktail hour). She also displayed unwavering loyalty to us and our families throughout the planning process. Whether it was negotiating a fair price with a vendor or rearranging the decorations to be flexible for inclement weather, Teresa did not falter. She even retrieved her personal CD player and speakers so our friends and family could continue the party after the band had finished! Additionally, her decorations were spectacular. From what seemed like brief decor discussions, she took the romantic setting of Grace's Cottage and personalized it with our flowers and color scheme in a way that suited my tastes perfectly. We've heard nothing but rave reviews of our wedding since we got home, and it certainly wouldn't have come together like it did without her behind the scenes. Teresa Brunner made our special day truly extraordinary! She always went above and beyond to make sure everything was beautiful, perfect, flawless, and totally stress free. Being an expert event planner myself it was hard to initially turn things over. Once I did, I never looked back. Teresa is extremely knowledgeable and highly creative. She keeps up on current trends and knows how to adapt them into every angle of the event. Aside from being an amazing and genuine person she is extremely professional and very hard working. She pays attention to every detail and has a knowingness about almost everything. Her rates are very reasonable and her accessibility to resources is endless! I had the BEST experience planning our wedding with Teresa and my only wish is she would one day come to the states so I could recommend her to all my friends. Both our families and all of our friends still talk about how incredible she was and how she cared and looked after each and every guest entirely! If anyone gets married in Turks and Caicos and does not use Teresa they are crazy! The Royal West Indies, the hotel Teresa recommended for us was exactly what we hoped it would be. At our first meeting with Teresa, she had all the plans for our ceremony and reception in order, which allowed us to enjoy a week at the beach with no worries. As great as this was, Teresa really proved her worth when we were involved in a car accident. She was one of the first people at the scene and walked us through the steps that we needed to take. She also rescheduled our wedding rehearsal with no complaints. Our wedding day was magical. Everything ran smoothly and Teresa thought of many of the details that we forgot. Even though she assured us that rain would not ruin our outdoor wedding, she had a back up plan in case it did. Thank you Teresa for giving us our dream wedding.
TESTIMONIALS | Tropical Destination Management
Teresa made it such an easy process.
Everything she recommended was perfect and all those who worked with her were amazing. We can't say enough good things about Teresa. She went above and beyond to make our wedding PERFECT! Teresa was an absolute PLEASURE to work with and pulled more than a couple rabbits out of her hat! We relied heavily on her knowledge of the area, her relationships with the venues and her creativity. She took a good program and made it SPECTACULAR. It would not have been the same without Teresa Brunner and Tropical DMC! Teresa made it such an easy process. Everything she recommended was perfect and all those who worked w