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BASHES FOUNDER/CEO - BRITTANY JOHNSON

THE ORA OF INNOVATION, THE BRILLIANCE OF THRILL, AND THE GLAMOURING MEMORIES CAPTURED BY THE EXPERIENCE OF CELEBRATIONS ARE ALL AN ESSENCE OF BASHES, THE HIGHLY SOUGHT AFTER WASHINGTON D.C. BASED EVENTS COMPANY. THIS THRIVING BRAND DEVELOPED AND OWNED BY EVENT SPECIALIST BRITTANY JOHNSON. EVEN FROM AN EARLY AGE BRITTANY FOUND A UNIQUE APPEAL FOR SELECTING EVENT VENUES AND DESIGNING DECOR FOR MANY PRECIOUS OCCASIONS.

AS A TEEN, BRITTANY PLANNED HUNDREDS OF ENDEAVORS FOR HER SCHOOL WHICH LANDED HER A RADIO STATION INTERNSHIP BEFORE GRADUATION THAT OFFERED AN IMMEDIATE CRASH COURSE IN ‘ENTERTAINMENT 101’. FROM THE VERY FIRST DAY SHE WORKed WITH MANY INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES ON THE BIGGEST CONCERTS AND EVENTS IN THE CITY, HELPED MANAGE EXCLUSIVE CELEBRITY PROMOTIONAL EVENTS AND HAD A ONE OF A KIND BEHIND THE SCENES LOOK AT HOW TO THRIVE IN THE EVENTS INDUSTRY.

WHILE PLANNING CELEBRATIONS TOOK HER EARLY CAREER MANY PLACES; IT WAS NOT UNTIL AFTER WORKING AS A RETAIL MERCHANDISER IN A VERY AFFLUENT MARKET AND BECOMING A MOTHER, BRITTANY DECIDED ENTREPRENEURSHIP COULD OFFER BETTER OPPORTUNITIES FOR HER FAMILY. THE PAST ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY EXPERIENCES AND RARE OPPORTUNITIES EVOLVED INTO THE TASTEFUL INGREDIENTS OF HER BRAND, BASHES.

BASHES STARTED AS AN EVENT PLANNING SERVICE; AND EVENTUALLY EVOLVED INTO A TOP-TIER BRAND AFTER CUSTOMERS AND CLIENTS LEARNED THAT BASHES WAS EVERYTHING THEY WANTED FOR THEIR BIRTHDAYS AND SPECIAL OCCASIONS, PLUS MORE! BASHES OFFERS HIGH QUALITY PRODUCTS, SPECIALTY BALLOONS, UNIQUE VENUES AND EXEMPLARY CUSTOMER SERVICE THAT THE AVERAGE PERSON WOULDN’T LOOK FOR WHEN SIMPLY ORDERING BALLOONS.

BASHES BEGAN IT’S ONLINE STORE WITH SELLING JUST 5 PRODUCTS AND GREW THE COMPANY INTO A HUB FOR ALL ESSENTIAL PARTY PRODUCTS. CUSTOMERS DUBBED BASHES PRODUCTS ‘LUXURY’ AND OFTEN BRAG ABOUT THE UNIQUE APPEAL AND QUALITY. “IT’S A DIFFERENT FEEL CLIENTS GET WHEN THEY PURCHASE FROM BASHES, IT’S NOT YOUR AVERAGE NEIGHBORHOOD PARTY STORE. THE PRODUCTS REPRESENT THE LIFESTYLE OF A NEW AND MODERN CONSUMER BUT ALSO OFFERS PRODUCT TO FIT EVERY BUDGET” SAYS JOHNSON.

TODAY BASHES HAS HAD THE PLEASURE OF SHIPPING PRODUCTS ALL OVER THE WORLD, CREATING HIGH IMPACT BALLOON INSTALLATIONS ALL OVER THE COUNTRY AND HAVING PRODUCTS UTILIZED BY HIGH PROFILE CELEBRITIES, MULTI PLATINUM RECORDING ARTISTS, MAJOR TV NETWORKS AND THOUSANDS OF EVERYDAY HOUSEHOLD CELEBRATIONS. THIS YEAR, BASHES IS EXPANDING BUSINESS INTO LUXURY EVENT RENTAL FURNITURE AND DECOR WITH OTHER HIGHLY ANTICIPATED PRODUCTS ON THE WAY.

WHILE CELEBRATING SUCCESS BRITTANY UNDERSTANDS THE IMPORTANCE OF GRACE AND HUMILITY AND WILL CONTINUE LOCAL CHARITY EFFORTS WHILE STEADILY GROWING HER NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION ‘PROJECT IMPACT DC’ GEARD TOWRAD EMPOWERING YOUNG PARENTS AND THEIR FAMILIES.