Raquel Shutt, MBA, CWP is the Principal Consultant at Advantage WSI. Raquel is an experienced business owner with extensive experience in the hospitality and service sectors.
Raquel earned her MBA from Loyola University of Maryland and during her coursework felt inspired to start her own event planning company. Under her management, Wedding Savvy, Inc. grew to the highest-rated firm in the nation experiencing exponential growth in clients, staff, and revenue. Raquel took pride in crafting the best team delivering superior client experiences. After 17 exciting years at the helm, Raquel decided it was the right time to sell Wedding Savvy in 2019.
Raquel continued to offer corporate event planning under the brand Advantage WSI and in 2020, expanded the offerings to include all business services.
Raquel is currently the President of AWSI. As a fellow business owner and a premier event planner, Raquel leverages her tried and true network of proven professionals to drive outstanding results for your organization. Whether it be your next corporate meeting or a new brand start-up, Raquel has the project management experience and contacts to make it a success.