Pritchard & Ridge is a full-service, event coordinating firm. From intimate dinner parties to elaborate weddings, we will provide unmatched attention to detail while creating a unique ambiance for you and your guests to form lifelong memories. Comprised of co-owners De'Jonique Garrison and Leslie Jessie-Moore, this duo is ready to customize, coordinate, and execute the details for your momentous occasion.
With an eye for detail and the heart of an entertainer, De'Jonique Garrison is ready to bring your ideas to life for your special event. By day, the New Orleans native works as a news anchor, covering stories as massive as international wars on down to intimate affairs-- like the food drives to help children in our neighborhoods suffering from hunger. That range carries over into her event planning arsenal—giving a tight-knit dinner party and a wedding with 200 guest the same level of effort and care.
As her inner circle’s ‘go-to- girl’ for events, she is thrilled to expand her long-time hobby into a career.
De'Jonique graduated from Clark Atlanta University in 2011, going on to receive a Master’s Degree from Northwestern University in Broadcast Journalism in 2014. When she’s not putting the finishing touches on your next event, you can find DeJonique shopping for the latest fashions, taste testing dishes in the kitchen, or comfy in bed catching up on beauty blogs.
Leslie Jessie Moore
Leslie’s lively personality, coupled with her vibrant imagination creates the perfect combination to add a unique flair to any event. Coming from humble beginnings, Leslie Jessie-Moore was born and raised in Missouri City, Texas where she learned to work hard at an early age. Leslie has always been ambitious, leaving home in 2007 to attend Clark Atlanta University to chase her dreams. It was there that Leslie met her best friend, turned husband, Anthony Moore. The two are building their lives together in Charlotte, North Carolina. From church functions, to sorority soirees, Leslie has always enjoyed planning events.
Leslie believes that every detail matters in planning any event. Your passion and creativity should shine through in the end.
Over the last five years, her professional career has given her experience in planning and executing in her role as a project manager for the largest retail company in the world. When Leslie is not planning an affair, you may find her enjoying her pastimes of traveling, spending time with her husband and trying new restaurants.