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"At Simply ASB Events LLC, our mission is to craft moments that last a lifetime. With over 25 years of industry leadership, our founder Anika brings a meticulous eye for detail and a passion for organization to every wedding and event. Inspired by a nurturing spirit and a love for creating unforgettable experiences, we extend the same creative energy that sparked our journey from memorable family gatherings to the celebrations of to-be-weds. We are not just wedding officiants and event planners; we are certified wedding planners, ordained minister officiants, and certified life and mindfulness coaches all in one. Our commitment lies in providing exceptional and proficient services, guided by a caring and helpful approach, ensuring your special day is a reflection of your dreams and a testament to our dedication."

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Anika S. Benson

  • Black-owned
  • Native American-owned
  • Woman-owned

Frequently asked questions

What is the typical price for your wedding services?

$670

Which of the following are included in the price?

Ceremony Rehearsal
Premarital Counseling

What is the starting price for your wedding services?

$967

Does starting price include the ceremony rehearsal?

Yes

What is the starting price for ceremony rehearsals?

$509

What is the starting price for pre-marital counseling (per session)?

$85

What types of weddings and events do you provide services for?

Non-religious
Ceremony Rehearsal
Vow Renewal

What services do you provide?

Premarital Counseling

What religious affiliations do you serve?

No Denomination

On average, how long are wedding ceremonies you officiate?

Less than 30 mins.
30-60 mins.

In which states are you licensed?

PA

What languages do you speak?

English
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100% Recommended by couples

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Anika Benson of ASB Events is highly recommended as a wedding officiant and planner. Multiple reviewers praised her for going above and beyond to make their special day unforgettable, providing services such as photography, album creation, and additional event planning. The staff at ASB Events was described as professional, friendly, and attentive, ensuring that everything ran smoothly. Anika's attention to detail and passion for her work were mentioned as highlights. Overall, customers were extremely satisfied with the level of service and personal touch provided by Anika and her team.

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Anika Benson of ASB Events is highly recommended as a wedding officiant and planner. Multiple reviewers praised her for going above and beyond to make their special day unforgettable, providing services such as photography, album creation, and additional event planning. The staff at ASB Events was described as professional, friendly, and attentive, ensuring that everything ran smoothly. Anika's attention to detail and passion for her work were mentioned as highlights. Overall, customers were extremely satisfied with the level of service and personal touch provided by Anika and her team.

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Amirah S. Sent on 12/23/2023
5 out of 5 rating

High-quality professional experience

I had an amazing experience. She went above and beyond to make my wedding day special. Me and my now husband eloped. She provided me with a veil, cupcakes had someone take pictures, and made a photo album. We are having a big wedding next year. She will definitely be our officiant. I highly recommend 10/10 service.
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Laura R. Sent on 10/10/2023
5 out of 5 rating

She is exceptional

She is an amazing person and her work speaks for itself she is always very responsive and her communication is on point she was always willing to go up and beyond her job duty to make our day special she made our day special and unforgettable she is very professional and passionate person her staff was amazing as well I can not thank her enough for all she has done for our special day
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Angela U. Sent on 07/27/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Supportive, caring and maintained a tone of respect for what I wanted for our special day.

. Anika has helped us transition into a wedding that we will remember by making sure everyone understood the program and offered us wedding pictures that we could cherish as well as other services that was at a fair price. We were very pleased of how our special day turned out to be
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Anika S.  Benson
Anika S. Benson
Owner Wedding Officiant and Event planner

At Simply ASB Events LLC in Philadelphia, we're here to make your wedding unforgettable. With over 25 years in the service industry, our owner, Anika, is known for her great attention to detail and superb organizational skills. She's not only a seasoned wedding officiant and event planner but also brings 30 years of experience as a licensed cosmetologist educator, adding an extra touch of beauty to your special day. We're all about ensuring your wedding is seamless, joyous, and simply perfect.

Nakia  Belle
Nakia Belle
Ordained Wedding Officiant and Notary Public in PA

With 15 years of experience as a real estate agent and trusted notary public in Pennsylvania, I've been privileged to guide countless individuals through some of the most significant decisions in their lives.

As an ordained wedding officiant, witnessing unions and actively participating in the creation of memorable moments is exceptionally fulfilling and brings me great joy.

Given the opportunity to get to know you, hear your love story, and contribute to your special day, my optimistic approach, attention to detail, and kind spirit promise to be invaluable on your most priceless occasion. Whether it's guiding you through real estate decisions or officiating your wedding, my commitment is to make these important moments in your life truly special.

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