Owner and Principal Planner
With over thirty years of event planning experience, Jackie Oreckinto is an owner and principle event planner with Andrea Joy Events. Growing up in the fast-paced world of entertainment, Jackie has extensive knowledge of the event business enabling her to deal with any task at hand. Her father was well-known talent manager Sam Lutz who discovered and managed entertainment heavy hitters including Liberace and Lawrence Welk. Following in her father’s footsteps, Jackie worked in the music industry most of her life, planning events for clients including; Kiss, Chicago, The Runaways, The Bee Gees and The Record Plant, among others. With a “go-getter” attitude and a keen eye for detail, Jackie has been instrumental in the flawless execution of events and parties in Los Angeles for over three decades. Jackie brings an unsurpassed passion, strength and organization to all of her events. With the philosophy that every event should have its own personality and look, Jackie’s creative and “out-of-the-box” thinking have contributed to the successful execution of many weddings and events in the Los Angeles area.
Jackie currently resides in Los Angeles with her husband Peter and her dog Sammy.