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Verdi, NV 89439


Hunter & Company is an event planning and design business based in Lake Tahoe, California, owned by Hunter Compo.  From corporate events to weddings, Hunter & Company can deliver a professional, detailed and timely event experience.  Established in 2013, Hunter’s experience and passion for hospitality materialized into Hunter & Company, Event Planning and Design, and focuses on designing and planning events to fulfill the detailed needs of every client.

about us

Hunter & Company is an event planning and design firm with offices in California and Virginia.  Our expert team delivers a professional, creative and custom event experience that always exceeds expectations.  

The team at Hunter & Company comes with hospitality education, luxury resort experience, studies in graphic design and a laid back style to provide clients with the opportunity to enjoy a stress free and custom event implemented with seamless execution, precision and attention to detail. 


Melina Wallisch Photography

Hunter Compo, Creative Director

Hometown: Norfolk, VA

Current Location: Flying somewhere

Favorite DIY Project: Chalkboard Signs & Escort Cards

Favorite Flower: King Protea

Biggest Wedding Pet Peeve: When guests take the cell phone photos during the ceremony. Put them down and listen!

Piece of Advice for New Brides: "The planning process should be fun, don't get overwhelmed or feel the need to replicate everything you see on Pinterest."

After Party Snack: Taco Truck

Ideal Setup: “The Cocktail Party” - No sit down dinner here!


Kelly Wallis, Graphic Designer

Hometown: Las Vegas, NV

Current City: Truckee, CA

Favorite DIY Project: Hand Printed Tea Towels

Favorite Flower:  Peony

Biggest Wedding Pet Peeve:  Eleventh hour (major) design changes

Piece of Advice for New Brides: "Deep breaths, don't worry, your wedding
is the best party of your life!"

After Party Snack: Tito's and soda with a twist

Ideal Setup: Rustic - BoHo


Megan Roy, Event Planner

Hometown: Roseville, CA

Current City: Reno, NV

Favorite DIY Project: Redesigning my home...I love making old places new again.

Favorite Flower: Dahlia

Biggest Wedding Pet Peeve: The DJ playing music the guests can't dance to.

Piece of Advice for New Brides: "Always be patient and kind to one another."

After Party Snack: Pizza!

Ideal Setup: Outdoor rustic venue, capturing the beauty of Lake Tahoe


Kristen Gray, Event Manager

Hometown: Manassas, VA

Current City: Crozet, VA

Favorite DIY Project: Turning worn, dated furniture into fabulous "new" treasures

Favorite Flower: Tie Between Kansas Peony & Purple Ranunculus

Biggest Wedding Pet Peeve: Burlap and Glue Guns

Piece of Advice for New Brides: "Participate in your wedding day - Eat the Food, Drink the Cocktails & Dance!"

After Party Snack: Mac & Cheese or Pizza

Ideal Setup: Standing Circle Around the Bride & Groom

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Grady, Team Mascot

Hometown: Somewhere in North Carolina

Current Location: Tahoe City, CA

Favorite DIY Project: Shedding

Favorite Flower: Sticks

Biggest Wedding Pet Peeve: When brides don’t have fun

Piece of Advice for New Brides: "Don’t forget to hang out with you pup during wedding planning! " 

After Party Snack: Bacon at the bar

Ideal Setup: A field party