Accolades for An Extraordinary Event, Greensboro, NC
“The best gift my husband could have given me was the opportunity to have Olivia and Lex take care of all of my daughter's details - from the engagement party to the post-wedding brunch. With their meticulous attention to detail, the wedding process has become enjoyable.”
Kimberly and Robert Jones (President Animal Health, Novartis International)
“The ladies of An Extraordinary Event make special occasions fun for all involved. Their experience and attention to detail are incomparable. From a one-time event like a retirement party to complete wedding planning and implementation, An Extraordinary Event works with your schedule and budget!”
Debbie Faircloth (Marketing/PR Consultant)
“Lex and Olivia are so much fun to work with! They will think through every detail of your event and make it truly unique! There are some people in the wedding industry that are just so much fun to work with and Lex and Olivia are two of those people!”
Emily Reynolds, Partymakers Party Rental
"Lex and Olivia are a pleasure to work with! They are very conscientious and care deeply about their clients. They are a great team and we enjoy working with them at the O. Henry Hotel."
Laura Petersen, Sales Manager, O. Henry Hotel
“Lex and Olivia exhibit enthusiasm for each event they plan. It has truly been an honor to work with these extraordinary ladies! The attention to detail that is created for each event to make it unique and special amazes us! With the level of professionalism and expertise these ladies possess, they are certainly the only choice for event planning!”
Susan Allen, Owner, Signs By Tomorrow

“We highly recommend An Extraordinary Event by Lex and Libby. From a cozy wedding to a large corporate gathering, they nail down every last detail and polish it off with flair.”
Melissa Tankersley and Susan Millikan Owner, Buff Natural Nail Bar

Featured in Guilford Woman’s Magazine March 2010
Alexa MacFarlane Kulman and Olivia Wagner Gillespie have joined to form “An Extraordinary Event by Lex and Libby”, a Piedmont Triad wedding and event planning service.


Bringing more than 50 years of experience to their company, Lex and Olivia work with area individuals and businesses to plan special occasions ranging from networking business lunches to store openings to family reunions to bridal and baby showers and private parties. “We work efficiently to keep costs down for our clients and support local business and vendors. We can plan and handle portions of an event or the entire event based on client need and budget,” according to Lex Kulman.


Lex MacFarlane Kulman, a native of Pittsburg, has served as chairman of the Greensboro Symphony Guild Homes Tour and has also worked with projects ranging from Zoofari (Tampa) to the Charlotte Wine and Food Weekend.


Olivia Wagner Gillespie, a native of High Point, has planned destination weddings and has chaired a number of charitable events. She has also served as president of the Junior League of South Brevard (FL).


An Extraordinary Event by Lex and Libby is a member of the Guilford Merchants Association and is the preferred party planner for DIVAS of Greensboro.