Melinda is well known, loved and respected in the industry! Through her love of music and years of experience as a musician she graduated college with both a Bachelor of Music and a Master of Business Administration Degrees. Melinda later earned the designation of Certified Meeting Planner (CMP). She has put her education to good use assisting clients for over 20 years beginning with Phares Corder Entertainment and now as Owner and President of Encore Productions.

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Patricia Burkard
CompUSA

We loved it! Thank you again! Our (Butt Sketch) artist was awesome!!!!

Meagan Theilen
ZelkovichTheilen Wedding

Thank you for playing at our wedding! Center Stage was phenomenal!…You kept people on the dance floor the entire night and I know everyone ...

Frankie A Beauchamp Director of Administrative Services
Midwest Regional Medical Center

I just want to say “thanks” for your assistance and that of your staff in arranging for Brent Rozell to be or D.J. He was outstanding ...

Rosanna Guzman Office Manager
Greystar Real Estate Partners

A million thank yous for referring Bethany to us! She was FABULOUS!!!!! She made our party!!! She far exceeded my expectations, in fact she volunte ...

Esther Dungan Executive Assistant
Kathryn Hall Vineyards

Thank you so much for working with us at the last minute to secure a pianist…Your promptness and professionalism are very much appreciated.

Clara Mayoral Manager of Executive Services
Gruma Corporation

I highly appreciate the efficient, prompt, and great service your company has provided.

Mike Castellucci The Why Guy
WFAA Channel 8

…it went so well that morning, we can’t thank you enough—again!

Paula R Fenner CSEP Director of Catering and Conference Services
The Adolphus Hotel

Professionalism and Encore go hand in hand! When you provide the best entertainment in a timely manner for my clients, you create a wonderful refle ...

Sigrid Helgason Director of Catering
Hotel Crescent Court

It is always a delight to work with Luana and her team at Encore! I love the fact that the answer is always "Yes". There is nothing that ...

Mary Wright-Shah Founder and Owner
Diamond Affairs Weddings & Special Events

I wanted to thank you again for the magnificent job you did for me and my clients. It was absolutely amazing! I received so many compliments all ...

Kevin Brant CPCE VP Private Events ClubCorp USA Inc
President NACE National Association of Catering Executives

The band (Center Stage) did an amazing job for the NACE Leadership Conference closing dinner - as you promised! This group of attendees has seen a ...

Todd Fiscus Founder and Owner
todd event designcreative services

With 5 planners in our office, the vendor we can always count on to create an amazing event is Encore. With more than 300 bookings with Luana and t ...