President and Lead Designer
Born in the Philippines, raised in Italy and getting her education in the States, Gerilyn Gianna is truly an international and diverse person of influence. Her current love for event and floral design started while living in Italy at La Chiesa di San Giorgio (St. Georges Church) which was famous for weddings. Every weekend, she would wait outside the church with her friends just to get a glimpse of the beautiful bride and ceremony. While living in the US, Gerilyn finished her studies at Northwood University with a degree of Hospitality Management. From there, she worked with the world famous Chef Daniel Boulud as an event planner as well as the prestigious Governors Club, both in Palm Beach. Her real life world experience combined with education and professional experience has set her apart from others by the service and value she adds to her clients. Her desire is to give the best service by putting her client’s needs above herself. Gerilyn has never followed the trends; she strives to set the trends through her specialized designs and 5 Star service. Furthermore, she credits her success, gifts and talents to her faith, being very involved with helping to mentor couples for marriage and teaching marriage classes with her husband at Christ Fellowship Church in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.
Business and Marketing Director
David grew up in a family of business professionals focusing on real estate and the private money sector. Learning from a young age what it takes to start a business, motivate and train staff, and propel businesses to the new heights. David was educated at California State University in Los Angeles focusing on business administration and moved on to the California School of Culinary Arts where he prepared to be a world class chef, manager, and restaurateur. From there, he went to work for many hotels and restaurants from Los Angeles to Palm Beach such as the Ritz Carlton. In 2005, David took on a new business challenge away from the hospitality industry to start his own real estate investing and lending business. In 2009, David joined the team at Gerilyn Gianna Design helping to manage the business and take the company nationwide. David is 5 Star service oriented and believes that giving the best service in the industry today, separates us from others. His belief and ultimate goal is to value people, and to add value to others through training, education, and personal service.