Our Story

What sets us apart? We are full of personality, but focus solely on illuminating yours. We love bespoke details, but are approachable and down-to-earth. We want you to feel comfortable and relaxed, while your event shines with timeless beauty and elegance…

Meet Stephanie

Stephanie Meiser is the Creative Director, Executive Planner and namesake behind the Along Came Stephanie brand. She’s a wife to her high school sweetheart, David, and a mom to her two grown children, Bradley and Morgan.

With over twenty years in the event and wedding planning industry, Stephanie has built one of the most sought-after boutique event planning and design companies. Based in Southwest Florida, Stephanie and her team work with clients across the globe.

When she’s not planning an event, you can find her creatively designing spaces, traveling and making memories with her family. Inspired by history and the stories that define us, Stephanie is constantly looking for ways to help create a meaningful and lasting legacy.

Along Came Stephanie


The dynamic Along Came Stephanie team brings personality, creativity and genuine love for what they do to every event. Under the creative direction of Stephanie, executive planner and head designer, they create timeless and lasting memories for clients and their guests to hold onto for years to come.

The ACS Team

Meet Jill, Morgan & Ally


Jill first met the ACS Team as the maid of honor in her sister’s wedding (fate!) She is an Indiana native now residing in Tampa. When she’s not coordinating events, brainstorming & creating content, Jill can be found with a glass of wine, her fiancé Grady and their dog Norm.

Event Coordinator & Business Development Specialist


Brides will tell you Morgan’s their wedding day best friend. She’ll know what you need before you do, and will make sure everything runs smoothly on your day. Morgan is a SW Florida native with an adventurous spirit and a love of travel.

Bridal Concierge & Event Specialist


From connecting with creative partners, creating content and coordinating wedding day logistics, Ally is an essential part of the ACS team. When she’s not at the office or working an event, you can find Ally at the gym, the beach or somewhere outdoors.

Event Coordinator & Business Specialist

The Office Managers

Meet our resident Office Managers - Zander & Emma! These two Westies always brighten our days. You can find them playing, napping, exploring and loving life over on Instagram.