Anthony Navarro has been planning and coordinating events for more than a decade. A Chicago native, Navarro graduated from DePaul University and began working in a hotel, where he mastered the art of planning events and weddings. His main goal has always been to plan a memorable and meaningful event for his clients. With Liven It Up Events, he enjoys working in a variety of distinctive spaces and crafting unique events. Navarro is also the co-founder of Stand Up, Business Professionals for Marriage Equality; the co-host of the talk show "The Wedding Planners;" and the author of The Business of Becoming a Wedding Planner.