About

The Place Setting Company, LLC

The Place Setting Company, LLC, was founded by Amanda Miller in Fort Collins during January of 2011. Event planning, consulting services and creative community experiences are all part of the package at The Place Setting Company.

The Place Setting Company offers consulting services for businesses and organizations that recognize that extraordinary events are an integral part of a successful strategy. From designing an event or program plan to creating memorable and marketable gatherings, group activities or galas that are also goal-oriented – even if the goal is simply to celebrate your success and strengthen your sense of community.

Beyond event planning, we specialize in the art of flawless and fearless event execution. The Place Setting Company is also your resource for discovering the perfect people, places and programming to make your event a success. From selecting relevant topics for workshops and presentations to finding the speakers, entertainment and venues that best fit your function; we’re the phone call that takes your event experience from high-stress to effortless.

In addition to event planning and consulting, other services include:

  • Conference Coordination and Planning
  • Board and Committee Administration & Management
  • Business Etiquette Training & Coaching
  • Wedding Consultation
  • Business District Promotion & Event Marketing

Personal and Professional Background

Amanda Miller’s family has a long history in Northern Colorado, with a family business established in Greeley during the 1900’s. After a childhood spent around the country and world with the US Air Force, Amanda attended Colorado State University earning a degree in Natural Resource Recreation and Tourism.

Membership and Events Director in Downtown Fort Collins, CO

As an employee of the Fort Collins Downtown Business Association (DBA) for nearly 10 years, Amanda Miller (Director of Details for The Place Setting Company) had an instrumental leadership role in establishing downtown Fort Collins as a popular destination, and an intimate understanding of the logistics, connections, imagination and implementation required for downtown revitalization success. Her roles at the DBA included recruiting new members, managing over 250 active memberships and the Downtown Fort Collins gift card program which sold over $350,000 in 2010. In addition to membership responsibilities she coordinated logistics for over 80 event days produced by the DBA, including the Colorado Brewers’ Festival, Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest and First Night Fort Collins.

Other Professional Positions Held by Amanda Miller:

  •   American Red Cross CPR & First Aid Instructor
  •   Challenge Ropes Course Facilitator
  •   Community Development Liaison
  •   Adventure Program Guide and Camp Counselor

Community Engagement

Also an active volunteer, Amanda works with Leadership Fort Collins, Junior League, the Food Bank for Larimer County and Junior Achievement. Amanda participated in Leadership Northern Colorado in 2011 and was recognized by NCBR as a member of the 2008 “40 Under Forty” program.  In 2012, Amanda was recognized by the Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce as the Young Professional of the Year.

Resume and References

For a resume, professional references, and event experience contact Amanda Miller at The Place Setting Company!