Yodit Gebreyes Endale 

CEO, Favored By Yodit Events & Design

With her Ethiopian family roots, Yodit launched Favored by Yodit Events & Design in 2012 with the objective of designing stylish, seamless, multicultural weddings and events to fill a void in the market. Over the years, she has worked with renowned clients, including Prince Yoel of Ethiopia, the great-grandson of Emperor Haile Selassie I. Yodit and her one-of-a-kind work have been featured in premiere wedding, lifestyle, and entertainment publications such as People, Vogue, ESSENCE, The Knot, Martha Stewart Weddings, and much more. In 2020 and 2021, she was named one of the Best Wedding Planners in America by Brides Magazine. Yodit resides in the DMV area with her husband.