About: Jose Rolon | LBGTQ Pride Speaker
A nuptial maestro for almost a decade, José Rolon has made a name for himself as one of the top wedding planners in NYC. He is frequently sought for his expertise in The New York Times, Brides, Martha Stewart, Essence Magazine, and many more. Recently, he was named one of Biz Bash’s Most Influential Event Professionals.
José now travels the country speaking on various topics including how to turn tragedy into your superpower, how to understand Gen Z, and how to harness the power of TikTok to market your business.
A hospitality veteran (he opened two high-end restaurants in the early aughts), José planned his own wedding at The Foundry, one of the most coveted wedding venues in New York City. Passionate about the venue, he joined their staff and quickly become a crucial and beloved member of the events team.
After making a name for himself, with his chill vibe and generous command, he left to start José Rolón Events. He now plans and executes seamless weddings that gain national recognition. Parents adore him, vendors respect him, and brides and grooms bestow their trust in him.
A busy man, Jose Rolon is a single father living in Brooklyn Heights with his three wonderful children, Avery, Lilah, and London. He is a television host, social media influencer, public speaker, and an advocate for LGBTQ+, Latinx, and BIPOC community.