George Abrams: Phoenix’s Event Planner

We began 19 sentences that each person finished in their own words. Here’s what well-respected, Phoenix Event Planner, George Abrams had to say about the Phoenix Symphony, living his dream and everything in between.

Age: 43
Title: Im George & I plan Events
Married/Single: Partnered
Kids: 2 dogs 2 cats
Live: Historic Downtown Phoenix

I was born…

Dayton, OH.

My favorite thing about Arizona…

the generous residents, the geography, even the weather all year.

I’m listening to…

A CD by favorite muse DJ Lucy Reeves Wrubel.

My family…

Thinks I am a really big deal in the “Wild West”

If I could have dinner with anyone, it would be…

Bill Clinton.

One thing I cannot live without…

Air (conditioned and oxygen, in that order).

When I was younger, I wanted to be…

an Architect.

I’m inspired by…

Jonathan Adler.

The one person who motivates me is…

My Partner Michael Saavedra.

The perfect day would be…

A massage, a movie at Harkins and dinner at Tarbell’s.

My first job was…

TCBY the country’ best yogurt (at the time in Dayton, it was!)

My favorite escape…

NYC!

My life…

is going just as it was meant to be.

I’m currently working on…

TRIO , the first-ever joint Gala benefitting Ballet Arizona, Arizona Opera and The Phoenix Symphony Friday February 8, 2013.

Always…

Wear sunglasses and drink lots of water, we are in the desert.

Never…

forget how lucky I am.

Favorite Quote…

“Wear What You Dig” -Dirk Diggler (Boogie Nights, 1997)

Biggest Dream…

I’m living it.

My Pet Peeve(s)…

people who live in the AZ and dis it here.

To learn more about George Abrams, visit georgeabrams.com.



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