Jennessa Durrani

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Andover, MA


Jennessa Durrani is an entrepreneur, business owner, wife and mother to two crazy boys. Along with leading her booming corporate event planning company—Celebrate that she founded 15 years ago; Jennessa works closely with women to help them design the life they want to live through her blog, public speaking, workshops, and online programs.

Her audiences benefit from her extensive business background and creative flair. And they can’t help but have fun along the way, as Jennessa lends her positive personality, exceptional humor, and high energy to every project and engagement.

Before starting her first business, Jennessa spent 10 years at a corporate interior design and architecture firm in Boston. She worked in several areas of the company over this decade, including design, sales, marketing, project management, and operations management.

Jennessa earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Iowa State University’s College of Design and an MBA from Northeastern University. She graduated Summa Cum Laude and was inducted into the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society – the highest honor a business student can receive.

Jennessa has been published in The Boston Business Journal, More, Women’s Business, The Andovers and the Andover Townsman and pens a blog as Just Jennessa sharing her ideas, tips and hacks for helping busy families.  Celebrate has been recognized by the Boston Business Journal as one of the top 25 Event Management firms in the Boston area for more than 10 years.