Where Event Professionals 

Launch, Grow & Scale


6 Ways To Level Up

Learn the secrets to leveling up your event planning & design business.


Ebook Now Available! 

The Event Designer’s Business Blueprint takes the readers through the key strategies to launch and grow the business of their dreams. Written in simple, straightforward, and easy-to-follow steps, the author gives valuable insights into the path of growing an event planning and design business.

This Ebook covers enhancing your portfolio, building vendor relationships, maintaining financial records, hiring a dependable staff, preparing for a successful event and more.


 Event Design Courses


Our lessons will prepare you to launch, grow and scale your event design business.

Online Courses 

Learn skills and techniques at home at your own pace. The courses will teach you how to launch and run an event business. 

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On-Site Courses 

We offer hands-on instruction in event design. Our courses include drapery, tabletop decor, balloon design, and more. 

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We provide templates, tutorials contract samples, and more to get you started with running a successful event business. 

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Build A Successful Event Business

 We will soon be offering courses in Drapery, Balloon Design, Wedding Coordination, Floor Wrap Installation, Photography and Florals. Our courses will be taught by Event Professionals. 

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Founder & Lead Instructor

Shaneia Caldwell is the Founder of MPQ Events. Designing has always been therapeutic for Shaneia. The event business has allowed her the freedom to express creativity and work with clients to develop one-of-a-kind experiences. With over ten years of experience in events, she has mastered the maxims of meeting and exceeding her clients’ expectations. 

Shaneia is a golden teacher for inspiration, positivity, and influence and loves sharing her experiences. Launching MPQ Academy has been like coming home, realizing her passion for helping other event professionals build successful businesses.

Shaneia holds a Master’s Degree from the Academy of Arts University in San Francisco, CA, and has a wealth of experience in sales and marketing. 

What can you expect from our classes?

Our courses are taught by industry professionals. 


Our educataors shows you how to apply the skills and techniques taught. 


You will work with instructors and the group to build out  various elements of an event.


There is a Q&A on the information provided during sessions. 



We have online courses as low as

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  • Resource Templates 
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We have payment plans available.  

Our on-site courses can be paid in four payments. 


Very Informative. Know her stuff. Prompt. 

- Kayla Sumler

This course was very helpful. Everything was beneficial. 

-Derena Mclaurin

I thought the course was very informational and well laid out. 

- Opal Wade

The course was amazing. I am so happy I was able to attend. 

-Brittany Stewart

Designing The Experience 

This course will prepare you with the necessary tools to design large scale events and weddings. You will learn how to find your style and the importance of creating a mockup for events. 


1:1 Design Mentorship

Are you ready to transition your clientele? Does creating floor plans give you anxiety?

Let's build a plan to design an event that takes your skills to the next level while making a lasting impression on your client. 


Pricing Your Events 

Make the money you deserve by creating a pricing strategy that will lead to profit. In this course, I am going to teach you how to develop a pricing strategy that will fit the structure of your business and be confident when presenting your price to clients. 



We provide both online and on-site courses in event design. 

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We will send you an email when we launch new classes.