Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Interview with Miss Ugochi Nwachukwu, the MD of Recherché Signature Events and Gifts
An Interview with Miss Ugochi Nwachukwu the MD of Recherché signature Events and gift Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s top Echelon Exclusive Events Planners on the occasion of Royal Lifestyles Group’s sponsorship of Miss Nigeria beauty pageant.
Q: Good evening, madam, can you tell us a bit about yourself?
Ugochi: Good evening, my name is Ugochi Nwachukwu; I am the MD of Recherché signature events and luxury Gifts, an event and gift company under the Royal Style Group of companies.
Q: What does Recherché really do?
Ugochi: We are a one stop shop high end events and gift company based in Abuja with an office in Lagos, but we cater to events all around the country. Our philosophy is that each event should be unique and intimate, no matter its size or location. We take pride in providing each client with the most innovative ideas and latest trends in the industry. We work tirelessly to accommodate the needs of our clients and uphold their privacy at all times. Our mission is to provide each client with an experience. As Professional planners it is our job to advise our clients, aid with formulating a realistic budget, and make all the necessary preparations in ensuring the dream becomes a reality and the event flawless. We don’t just get the job done. We create a show stopper that is completely unique and individual to the client.
Q: What are the ranges of events you cater to?
Ugochi: Recherché events specialize in: Weddings, Corporate, government and Social Events. We are known for our attention to detail and organization. We are also a luxury gift company and we have one of the most amazing luxury gift collections in the country.
Q: What advantages does Recherché add to events when they do it, compared to others?
Ugochi: Our services are based on the keyword “customized”. No matter what type of event or occasion, we will always find creative and tailor-made solutions. It’s the Recherché Events experience that is our signature: from budgeting to booking artists, we’re collaborative, creative and are cool under pressure. You get surprise and delight in all the right places and calm, comforting professionalism just when you need it most. Every event is treated as unique and custom-designed for every client. We always combine passion with efficiency, personality with originality, dreams with detail and perfection with celebration. We’ll create a party that is completely you from as small as 10 guests to 2000 or more guests. We give our events the right class, standard and eloquence, we are ready to go the extra mile to make sure that we make our clients stay happy.
Q: Have you seen any gaps on ground that needed your attention which you have been filling?
Ugochi: Definitely, through original concepts at Recherché events we set ourselves apart. Nigerians are really cultured and are aware of events trends around the world there is now a push to par with the most cosmopolitan standards in events, entertainment and lifestyle. There is also a need to enable hardworking people to be able to celebrate their dinners, parties and birthdays even when they do not have the time to organize these by themselves. These people who work really hard see these events as a portal to let out steam and like to go all the way to make them big and memorable, now that is where we come in; creating an experience that is truly set apart from the norm.
We put everything together from the best entertainment to the best Nigerian and international cuisine, the best wines and spirits. We work alongside our sister companies and links to vendors around the world to ensure we meet the needs of all our high end clients and yes, the kind of services we offer is in demand here and we are about the only event planners in the country today with the capacity to deliver that.
Q: What did Recherché events do for the Miss Nigeria event tonight?
Ugochi: Recherché, Palatially and quintessentially which make up the Royal Lifestyle Group is very proud to be sponsors of the Miss Nigeria Pageant. We are all here to support Miss Nigeria because she is a brand ambassador for Nigeria as a whole, nationally and internationally.
Q: Do you have any events coming up?
Ugochi: Yes! We are launching the first ever Netcocktail event in Abuja. It is an exclusive business and social networking event. It would be an elegant monthly business and social networking event that would be hosted by recherché. it would bring together like minded professionals and lifestyle connoisseurs. An evening to network with peers, It is a mix and mingle event designed to bring upscale urban professionals and good quality people together from diverse backgrounds. The innovation behind this event is to create an environment where people can mingle and enjoy a vast array of spectacular star performances in music, performing arts, poetry, comedy and lots more. It is billed to take place on the 7th of September 2013.
For further information on this event call 234 0813 990 5180.
Mr. Ingram Adichie Osigwe
MD/CEO, Fullpage International Communications Limited.