Event Planner/America’s Sassiest Lifestyle Guru
Steve Kemble has been the magic behind countless international events for more than 20 years. From celebrating the accomplishments of NFL players to organizing parties for three Presidents, including a recent Obama 2010 campaign fundraiser hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, he has orchestrated a wide array of high profile events to create an unforgettable affair each time he is called upon.
Steve’s creative ideas, attention to detail and outgoing personality have made him a favorite with party hosts, attendees and even television viewers! Steve has demonstrated do-it-yourself party ideas and holiday décor on CBS’s “Early Show” and Sirius’ Martha Stewart Living Radio. His “High Impact, Low Stress” advice for throwing Oscar parties has been featured on E!’s “Countdown to the Oscars” and in Every Day with Rachael Ray magazine. Steve’s blog, A Dose of Sass, has become an online destination for fans of his sassy, practical lifestyle advice. It is the perfect place to keep up with Steve’s travels, adventures, events, celebrity encounters and media excitement.
Steve has cemented his place as America’s favorite wedding planner by starring on WE tv’s “Wedding Central,” “Bling on the Bride,” “Married by the In-Laws” and “Platinum Weddings.” In TLC’s “Battle of the Wedding Planners,” he competed with two other planners and won the task of planning the wedding of a lucky Los Angeles couple. Steve has showcased his event planning expertise by leading the “I Do Crew” in ABC’s “Extreme Makeover: Wedding Edition” where a remarkable couple was granted a wedding of their dreams, as well as helping couples make their weddings a reality on the Style Network’s “Whose Wedding Is It Anyway.” His most recent high-profile wedding was for MLB relief pitcher Kyle Farnsworth and his wife Shayla at the Mansion on Forsyth Park in Savannah, Georgia.
Steve’s know-how and expertise isn’t just limited to events; he also has his finger on the fashion pulse. Owner of one of the largest couture collections in the world, he has amassed more than 1,000 pieces including countless designs from his favorite designers and fashion houses including Versace, Dolce & Gabbana, Tom Ford for Gucci, and Prada. Steve’s flair for fashion lead him to become a member of US Weekly’s fashion police, and his celebrity style critiques and comments can be found bi-weekly in the magazine. Steve appeared on ABC’s 2009 and 2010 American Music Awards Pre-Show as their fashion expert. He also covered the red carpet at the Golden Globe Awards, Independent Spirit Awards and Academy of Country Music Awards in 2010. Steve has also doled out fashion advice in formats ranging from ESPN to E! Online. Combining his love of fashion and pop culture, Steve is a regular guest on the TV Guide Network including “Idol Tonight” where he discussed the style ups and downs of America’s favorite reality show “American Idol.”
In his hometown of Dallas, Steve is a media fixture. Steve’s regular “What’s Hot” segment is featured daily on Dallas’ number one morning radio broadcast, “Gene & Julie” on KVIL-FM. It is also heard in Atlanta and Philadelphia. He is a regular fashion correspondent for the Dallas FOX affiliate, where he is known as “Stylin Steve.” In addition to these endeavors, Steve has starred on the TLC reality series “Sheer Dallas” which followed the lives of a handful of Dallas socialites. He has also showcased his irresistible personality on “The Great Domestic Showdown” for ABC Primetime. With all these projects up his sleeve, it’s no wonder he’s been dubbed — “America’s Sassiest Lifestyle Guru.”