About Lasting Impressions

Lasting eMpressions is a full-service event production, design and lifestyle company that produces intimate to large-scale events. For over a decade Lasting eMpressions has produced over-the-top parties and events for some of Hollywood's most elite, along with corporate and elegant social galas. With a reputation for producing unforgettable celebrations, partnering with some of the best in the industry, we offer the highest level of customization allowing your event to leave a Lasting eMpression on your guests.
Our passion for party planning and creating wonderful celebrations is displayed in every aspect of our business, from our unique ability to build upon your creative vision through innovative event concepts, to producing galas that create positive energy and a unique connection between you and your guests. We listen carefully to identify your goals and craft an event that always exceeds your expectations.

Meet the Team

DeRonica Horn
Founder and Lead Event Consultant

DeRonica is a dedicated wife and mother with a background in corporate finance. In addition to a modern and elegant style for planning she brings the art of creativity and personalization to every event.

Mrs. Horn received congressional recognition from Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee for her work in the community, quickly followed by Lone Star College Business of the Year. She is currently serving as an active member of the Tri-City Chamber of Commerce.

Carnisha Emanuel
Executive Assistant

Carnisha, a native Houstonian, has over 15 years administrative experience and loves seeing events come together. She is a wife and mother of a blended family of 7.

Carnisha knows how to work up from and work behind the scenes and has administratively supported number one ranked medical and higher learning institutions, high profile professionals, successful churches, big brands, and influencers. She works closely with DeRonica to ensure an amazing experience for you and your guests.

Shara Ross
Event Planner and Designer

Shara, born and raised in Bryan, TX, is an accomplished financial analyst with a heart for events. With nearly ten years of experience, she has built a name for herself within her affiliated organizations and has worked in all aspects of the industry. Shara holds a Masters and Bachelors Degree from Texas A&M University.

Shara’s gifts of organization, attention to detail, creative imagination, concept design, and contagious enthusiasm have earned her a reputation for unparalleled excellence. Shara will execute your concepts flawlessly while maintaining a pleasant, calm, and helpful demeanor to ensure an amazing experience for you and your guests.