Originally born in the Ukraine, Anna Noriega came to the United States at the young age of 4 years old. Despite having Cuban roots from her father and Ukrainian roots from her mother, Anna quickly adapted to the diverse culture of Miami and excelled, not only academically in school but also in the numerous activities she was a part of. In her adolescent years she was in the Miss Florida Pageant, where she won the prize of Most Photogenic. She was also a proud member of the Miami Dolphins Cheerleaders, a team she holds close to her heart. Go Fins!
Anna Noriega attended the University of Miami, where she graduated with honors & a BS degree in Psychology & Marketing. After graduation she held a prestigious position at The Fisher Island Hotel & Resort, where she spear headed the Event Sales & Hotel Marketing team. Her talents there brought her to work with Jordache where she became Regional Sales & Marketing Director and the brains behind many of the Jordache Miami Sun Hotel Groups new ventures such as Hotel Victor & Hotel Breakwater’s visual collateral and entire wedding and event concepts.
Anna speaks four languages and enjoys spending her free time in the warm sunny Miami weather, engaging in pretty much any outdoor activities.
She is proud to say that her hard work as well as social connections and past engagements have given her the opportunity to be featured on several TV shows such as, MTV Movie Awards, BET Source Awards, Hong Kong New Year’s Parade 2005, Making the Squad, FINS TV, Channel 10, Ambush Makeover, Deco Drive, & Monday Night Football.
It was this passion for creating beautiful memories that led Anna to open Aloré Event Firm as she realized that her growth of clients had grown past the capacities of any venue she worked at. The company strives to handle only the most over the top weddings and corporate events. Her clients are worldly travel and many seek destination weddings in Sunny South Florida and sexy NY.
Today as a celebrity Event Designer and Event Planner, Anna Noriega is on the board of The Community Foundation of The Village of Pinecrest & works very closely with Organizations such as The Boys & Girls Club, Macy’s, Baptist Health, Armor Correctional, Allure Magazine, MIAMI Magazine and partakes with the Miami Dade Public School System as a motivational guest speaker.
Her favorite quote is “Shoot for the Moon, because if you miss you’ll land among the Stars” and thanks her mother for giving her the support and strength as a young girl to dream big!