GiGi McDowell is the founder and CEO of Fêtefully, a virtual wedding and event planning platform. As an innovative thinker and a problem solver, McDowell found solutions to modern-day planning troubles for brides through her platform. She has had a passion for event planning ever since she first planned her 6th birthday party. She graduated with a Bachelor’s in Communications from Texas State University where she was part of the Black Student Alliance and Texas State Chapter of the NAACP. McDowell is also part of the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life.