I’m Marianne von Grunewald, Velvet’s founder and visionary. I have 35 years’ experience in the entertainment and hospitality industry, specialising in concept creation and event strategy. I bring ideas and service providers together to create events that thrill, delight and satisfy clients and brands of every size and type. I believe that details drive success. Great concepts are nothing without meticulous execution. I’m passionate about engaging and inspiring human connections, and enriching people’s lives with the events we create at Velvet.