Barbara E. Edelin, President

B. Edelin

BARBARA EDELIN, President of B. Edelin Events Planning, Inc., is the driving force behind the company. She has a special combination of skills that are critical to the success of every event organization, decisiveness, and diligence.

She has been providing event and meeting planning services for a large and diverse group of private and not-for-profit organizations for over 30 years. Her company offers a full range of services, from concept and theme development to on-site management on the day of the event. From program planning and budget development to site location and decorations, her attention to detail and her understanding of the client's wishes and budget ensures the success of each event. Whether it is a large corporate Gala or the most intimate and personal wedding, everyone recognizes a Barbara Edelin Event.
B. Edelin Events has been listed in the top 25 Special Event Planners in the Boston Business Journal.

Mrs. Edelin is or has been a member of the following professional and civic organizations: Martha's Vineyard Chamber of Commerce; International Live Events Association, The Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce, The Greater Boston Convention and Visitors Bureau, National Black Meeting Planners, Inc.

Mrs. Edelin holds a Masters in Public Administration degree from Penn State University in Pennsylvania and a B.A. in Political Science from Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee.​ She is also a proud member of both The Links, Inc. and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Corinne Edelin, Vice-President

Corinne Edelin

CORINNE EDELIN, Vice President of B. Edelin Events Planning, Inc., specializes in the wedding planning and coordination side of the business. Detail-oriented, coordinating and managing events for over 16 years, Corinne is an Atlanta Event Planner and specializes in event details and event marketing.

Corinne has planned and coordinated events, including non-profit fundraising events, engagement parties, bachelorette parties, baby showers, birthday parties, weddings, anniversaries, and sorority events.

Corinne's event planning experience brings each client a cadre of carefully chosen experience in:

  • Event Planning and Coordination
  • Talent Management and Booking
  • Event Design
  • Decor Design & Creation
  • Budget Management
  • Hotel Grand Openings
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Client Management
  • Website Design and Development

Ms. Edelin holds a Master's in Communications Management degree from the University of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communications in Los Angeles, California, and a Bachelor's degree in History from Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia. She is also a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.


Edelin Events specializes in coordinating and managing a full range of special events, from galas, meetings, conferences, and weddings, with great attention to detail and a sincere commitment to quality.

The company's scope of services includes, but is not limited to:

  • Concept/Theme Development
  • Site Location and Logistical Coordination
  • Program Planning and Budget Development
  • Graphics and Printing Coordination
  • Decoration, Catering, Rentals, and Prop
  • Coordination
  • Entertainment Arrangements
  • Stage Production
  • Media Coordination
  • Wedding Planning
  • "Day Of" Wedding Direction
  • Bachelorette Party Planning
  • Bridal Shower Coordination
  • Event Consultation


Cambridge College 52nd Commencement
June 11, 2023 - The Leader Bank Pavilion - Boston, MA

Celebration of Life for Lani Guinier
August 5, 2022 - Martha's Vineyard, MA

Helm-Webster Wedding
September 3, 2022 - Martha's Vineyard, MA

Sylvester-Truluck Wedding
September 10, 2022 - Martha's Vineyard, MA

Henry-Schnur Wedding
September 17, 2022 - Martha's Vineyard, MA

Private Dinner for Baseball Legend Hank Aaron
August 12, 2017 - Martha's Vineyard, MA

Private Reception for President Barack Obama
August 20, 2011 - Oak Bluffs, MA