Shawn Mohammed discovered his passion for event planning 13 years ago when he successfully planned his brother’s Triandadian wedding remotely from New York. Now, Shawn is a full-time planner creating magic for his clients with his South Carolina-based event planning company Platinum Label Weddings.
His attention to detail and willingness to work collaboratively with his clients allows him to plan one-of-a-kind weddings that are true to his couple’s love and style. Read on to learn more about Shawn and his approach to creating memorable events.
- Name: Shawn Mohammed
- Business Name: Platinum Label Weddings, LLC
- Founded: 2017
Describe your business.
We are an Award-Winning Full-Service Wedding Planning Company that specializes in Luxurious Services.
What did you do before starting your business in the wedding industry?
Before starting my business I worked as a stylist and make-up artist in the fashion industry in New York City for fine retailers like Bergdorf Goodman, Saks Fifth Avenue, and Ralph Lauren to name a few.
How long have you been in the wedding industry?
I have been in the wedding industry professionally for four years but have dabbled in it for more than fifteen years.
How would you describe your style?
What motivates you?
I am motivated by my competitive nature within myself to do better than I did yesterday.
Why should brides/grooms choose you?
They should choose me because they trust my work and what the company and I represent CUSTOMER FIRST !
How does your company define and measure success?
By the feedback we get from our clients and vendors.
What do you enjoy most about your work?
Being able to be creative and bring a client’s vision to life.
Describe a proud moment while working in the wedding industry.
Winning the Couple’s Choice Award in 2020 and 2021.
What’s the best compliment you’ve received for your work?
The amazing customer service and quality of work I provide.
What are your business goals?
To run a successful business with integrity.
What’s your favorite part of the wedding industry?
Meeting new clients and putting together the design for an event.
Where do you find the most inspiration?
By listening to my clients.
Is there anything else you’d like our readers to know?
I am Certified in my field and have also done destination weddings outside the USA. I am of a multicultural background and understand the importance of traditions.