4WARD Events is a multi-dimensional travel + event planning agency founded in late 2013 by husband and wife team Omar & Jasmine Ward. We have a passion for events and love to travel making us fundamental vacation + party planners at heart; starting a business together was a no-brainer! Our mix of skills and shared passion for bringing people together, we successfully mix professionalism, fun and the magic of love into our business.
We are Destination Event Planners. This is what we love. This is what we do. This is what we are good at. Putting visions to paper and then watching them come to life!
MEET THE TEAM
Jasmine Ward | Event Planner & Travel Consultant
Jasmine loves consulting clients about their dream vacation and turning their visions into reality. Her enthusiastic personality + hardworking nature coupled with her unique style and attention to detail ensure you are in good hands. From the initial consultation to executing your events; she always does her best to be at your side every step of the way! Plus, her background in marketing & advertising makes her stellar negotiator and she's always able to secure rates for vacations and events within a budget that doesn't compromise the customer experience.
Omar Ward | Executive Travel Director & Certified Travel Associate (CTA )
Retired Army Veteran of 26 Years
Omar is a Certified Travel Associate (CTA ), having earned his designation from The Travel Institute, the oldest and most respected non-profit certification organization in the travel industry. These credentials require that he have at least 18 months of travel industry work experience, completed rigorous certification and testing, and continue to fulfill stringent education credit requirements each year. Much like an accountant or doctor with their respective credentials, the CTA designation means that he is committed to upholding the highest standards of his profession while providing expert advice to his customers. Omar handles the destinations + travel bookings and can find the very best locations & room rates for all-inclusive couples getaways + group vacations, honeymoons and cruises around the world.
Jermaine Lewis | Destination Ambassador & Travel Connoisseur
From Milwaukee, Wisconsin, his early childhood travels only took him as far as Chicago, IL (92 miles). His brother gifted him with his first international trip to Germany in 2008. Since then he has traveled to over 15 countries. He has an inviting aura that allows him to mix and mingle with all walks of life and has a passion to seek new cultures and embrace them. Travel for him has become a therapeutic experience. As the Destination Ambassador he will make your next trip as smooth and informative as possible. “It’s a different world out there, can’t wait for you to see it!”- J. Lewis
If you are planning a vacation, give us a call & let the Winning Wards turn your vision into an eventful memory!