About Us

Positive Approach Events is a full-service private, corporate and leisure event planning business. Our pledge is to provide each of our clients with value driven turnkey professional services. Whether you are looking for event or wedding planning and coordination, full service catering, bar services or new in 2016 specialty lighting and draping packages, we offer it ALL.

Our Philosophy

Our philosophy has always been to give our clients a true positive experience.

Our goal is to provide them a thoughtful direction with a balance of knowledge and creativity that not only meets but exceeds their expectations.

Our approach is influenced through life’s experiences, the beautiful area of Northeast Tennessee in which we live, and an unwavering zest for life that we impart into every aspect of our business.

Whether we are implementing a sales retreat for a local company or designing an intimate wedding for 25, we consider every detail along the way in creating an exceptional experience for our clients.

Our Team

Brandi Woodall

Vice-President, Founder

As the Founder and Vice-President of The Positive Approach Group, Mrs. Woodall directs all business operations and marketing efforts for the company. Known for her bubbly personality and attention to detail, Brandi has produced events for corporate client events such as The Johnson City Senior’s Foundation Expo, Voice-Magazine for Women’s All About Women Expo, 2014 Blue Plum Festival, and customer appreciation events for United Healthcare, Saratoga Technologies and Gilbert Advanced Asset Management, just to name a few. After founding Positive Approach, she quickly became one of the most sought after Wedding Coordinators in East Tennessee and grew her team to include additional coordinators who now fulfill the dreams of every wedding client we have the pleasure of working with. She is the visionary that works to elevate our brand as well as provide opportunities of growth and community spirit for the employees of Positive Approach Group.


Kim Kestner

Wedding Coordinator

Positive Approach Events & Consulting is SO excited to announce the addition of Kim Kestner to our Wedding Planning team! She’s a caring nurse by day, and a wedding aficionado by night! She will be representing Positive Approach Events in our Southwest Virginia Market. Here’s a little more info about her in her own words. “I am a mother of 4 plus 2 step kids, recently married for the second time to the love of my life. I am a master at multitasking and have a passion for details! I planned my wedding from start to finish and realized that I want to share my passion for the wedding day and the beginning of a new life with you! I love love love all things wedding and LOVE! There is nothing more special than making sure the bride and groom have the best day ever to reflect on and talk about for the rest of their lives together! What a better way to say I love you than with the wedding of your dreams….no matter what the budget!”


Stacey J. Miller

Event Specialist

With over 15 years of experience in event planning, Stacey Miller has an extensive background of resources that prove to offer her clients an exceptional experience! Stacey has worked in event roles throughout the United States at arenas, convention centers and stadiums across the country, but her focus has been on weddings since relocating to East Tennessee. Her philosophy is that weddings are the “cream of the crop” and enjoys that each one is different. Having gone through her own wedding recently, she understands the modern process of planning a wedding. She and her hubby are also very passionate about their rescue pets! If you get the opportunity to work with Stacey, you’ll get a planner who has a level of care and compassion that is unmatched in the wedding world.