Phone: 972-723-5515


Brilliant Events, Inc. is a premier corporate party planning and design company serving Dallas, Fort Worth, San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Texas, Chicago, IL, Orlando, FL, San Francisco, CA, Nashville, TN, New Orleans, LA, and more out of state events.

We’ve worked with Fortune 500 companies as well as entrepreneurs just launching. We can scale to your event needs and budget.

Because we’ve been in the corporate event industry for over 40 years (and over two decades as Brilliant Events Inc.), we have one of the broadest networks of vendors around. If we need something unique for your event, we know someone who can provide it.

Our corporate event experts design, plan, manage and produce exciting events of all kinds, including conferences, formal meetings, banquets, employee picnics, holiday parties, health fairs, and employee awards ceremonies, to name a few.

We’ve incorporated a wide range of themes from rustic, Texas shabby to high modern chic, to Vegas casinos, black and white masquerade balls, Halloween parties, to full-scale carnivals complete with rides and prizes. Immersive environments are also a specialty, where your guests feel like they have been transported somewhere fantastic. We’ve done it all!


Meet Our Corporate Event Team

Brilliant Events Debbie Barton

Debbie Barton – For over 40 years, Debbie has been involved in the event industry. She started in 1979 by blowing up balloons for kids, face painting, spinning cotton candy, restocking fountain drinks, and running concessions. In 1989, Debbie began working with the design and production of personal and corporate events. She has remained in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex and surrounding areas throughout her career. She enjoys the travel that some corporate companies have done with their national meetings and award ceremonies. In 2000, Debbie began her own event planning and design company with great success. She has a talent and passion for creating visual designs as well as time-sensitive logistics involved in creating unique and memorable experiences with each and every event. Her expertise allows her to relate to her client’s needs as well as have a greater understanding of their vision and goals.

Daniel Barton

Daniel Barton – Daniel grew up in the event planning industry! With first-hand experience in all areas of the event industry, it makes him the best Event Producer we could ever have, hands down. He knows what to do, how to do it, and when to do it, and can accurately assess needs before, during, and after events. His ability to ensure the events run smoothly from start to finish puts our clients at ease. He is incredibly valuable to our team at Brilliant Event as well as each and every one of our clients.

Deedee Barton

Deedee Barton Goble – Deedee began her journey in the event industry at the tender age of 14 (you might say she was raised in the business). A logistical genius and a vital member of our team, she works hard and follows through from concept to completion of every event produced. A true Joy to work with, Deedee exceeds expectations by going above and beyond, making sure every detail leads to a Brilliant Event!

Michele Cannon

Michele Cannon – Michele has always been a planner with everything that she does in life. Her creativity in writing and organizational expertise are what take designs from the imagination to paper. She has a keen eye for contracts and details and she understands what matters most to our clients. She does all she can to make the planning process as easy and seamless as possible and truly enjoys what she does.

Willow Reed Willow entered the event industry when she joined the family business, Bill Reed Decorations. With some of the most imaginative and extensive collections of unique props and décor, Willow collaborated with event professionals and facilitated events for premier clients.

From brainstorming designs to creating one-of-a-kind installations, even bare rooms are transformed. Willow leaves an indelible impression of quality at every event.

Willow now joins Debbie Barton of Brilliant Events, Inc., one of the most respected and incredibly creative event planners in the Dallas/Ft. Worth metroplex, serving Texas and beyond.

Together, with more than 80 combined years of experience in the industry, Debbie and Willow are excited about creating even more Brilliant Events—where each and every client SHINES!

Where the Client Shines

​We are a qualified team of event planners, designers, and producers including a group of A/V & lighting designers, cutting edge florists, art installers, decorators, custom caterers, entertainers and more. If you can dream it, we can make it happen and make your brand shine in the process!