Pamela is a well seasoned wedding and event planner, based in Rhode Island and has extensive knowledge of the region, as well as established relationships with a network of reliable vendors. By using these resources, we will create a wedding that reflects your personal style and vision.

Erin McGinn Photography

Erin McGinn Photography

Full Planning

We accommodate all your planning needs from start to finish creating an event that is fun, memorable, unique and reflective of you. We suggest and locate a venue,  hire vendors, negotiate contracts and plan the details and logistic of your day.  Whatever your request or idea, we will work with you to exceed all of your needs and create a one of a kind event giving you the gift of enjoying your day.

Partial Planning

With Partial Planning, PDR Events enter the planning at any point before the wedding. We will acquaint ourselves with the vendors, review contracts and become the spokesperson and main contact on the couple's behalf to complete the remainder of the planning. This helps in alleviating stress in those last months approaching “The Big Day.”

Wedding Day Coordination

PDR Events contacts the vendors and visits the wedding location. Coordinate the rehearsal, timeline for the wedding day and manage the setup and design of the reception. Keep the couple and wedding party on schedule. We will execute the details and handle any issues that may arise to ensure for a stress free day.

Wedding Weekend

Rehearsal Dinner, Welcome Reception, Sunset Sail, Bridesmaids Luncheon, After Party and Brunch. We will design and plan the logistics of your wedding weekend parties and activities for all your guests to enjoy.


PDR Events offers consulting on an hourly basis for a range of services. Please inquire for more information.

Design and Decor

Your vendors are secured and you are looking for direction with styling and designing your wedding. Pamela D’Orsi Ryan welcomes the creative role. We will meet with the florist, linen vendor and help design your paper elements to compliment the decor. Known for one of kind weddings and creating that “wow” factor is where we shine.


Pamela M. D’Orsi owns and operates New England Invitations, offering wedding stationery including invitations, programs, menus, place cards, welcome bags... If you can dream it, we will design it.

Erin McGinn Photography

Erin McGinn Photography

"There are not enough positive superlatives in the world to fully describe how enthusiastic, creative and ever-prepared Pamela D'Orsi Ryan is... she is like Mary Poppins: practically perfect in every way!”

-Biltmore Bride, Alexa