QC Career School

Mairion Johnson

event planner

Mairion Johnson

Chesapeake, VA


About Us

Dare 2 Dream is an event planning business. We will bring to the community a new breath of enthusiasm and excitement in the event planning arena, lots of dedication and professionalism by combining old-fashioned values. We go the extra mile to bring quality results. We listen to your needs and work to create the event of your dream.

We offer services to guarantee your event is a success! Whether you’re planning a wedding, a corporate event or a special event, we can help you with the planning and coordinating the event.

We offer a range of planning and coordinating service

We are extremely organized and efficient with demonstrated ability to communicate and work creatively, positively and effectively with a 10-year background in the successful planning and seamless execution of family reunions, weddings and special events. Expert in managing schedules for travel and accommodations. A successful track record of selecting venues, and planning agendas, proven ability to balance priorities meet tight deadlines and produce superior quality. Oversee contracted team of event contributors including Photographer and DJ.

Key Skills include:

Organizational & follow through
Relationship Management
Travel Arrangements
Customer Satisfaction
Strong attention to details
Select invitations and conduct food tasting


2009 QC School of Event Planning Silver Spring, MD
International Event and Wedding Professional (IEWP)

2005-2006 Strayer University Chesapeake, VA
Associate Degree - Computer Networking, December 2006

1996-1998, 2001-2002 Strayer University Alexandria, VA
Computer Networking

1994-1995 Northern Virginia Community College Alexandria, VA
Information Management


Determine client’s needs and expectations
Plan and create the overall design of the event
Develop timelines and production schedules
Manage support staff
Coordinate and provide service to the clients and vendors as needed
Oversee all aspects of the event execution
Select and secure appropriate vendors to supply all components of the event
Monitor and evaluate the event