We are so excited to announce a new member has joined the Swank Events Team!

Jeanette Patenaude, Event Planner


After graduating with a degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management from UMass Amherst, Jeanette began her career in events with a Boston based non-profit. Over the past five years, she has grown her expertise in all aspects of event planning. Jeanette has a true love and enthusiasm for all events. She is creative, a problem solver and will do whatever it takes to make any event successful!

5 Fun Facts about Jeanette

  • Jeanette enjoys spending her summers on Cape Cod.
  • She is obsessed with kickboxing and is currently training to become an instructor.
  • Jeanette loves to draw – she actually designed her own wedding stationery and has created custom invitations for her friends.
  • She loves her Shiba Inu named Lilly (named after Jeanette’s love of Lilly Pulitzer).
  • Her favorite TV show is Mad Men, even the theme song is her ringtone!



The Swank Team