Kristen Stimpert


Kristen has spent the last 12 years completely immersing herself in the events business and has produced over 500 events. While the majority of her time has been spent in venue event management and building new event programs, she also has experience in event planning and catering allowing her to look at events from all angles. Kristen has helped to build several event programs including setting policies, creating contracts, marketing and outreach and increasing revenue and event numbers. She has been fortunate enough to work with and learn from the best in the business and has earned a strong reputation for her reliability, responsiveness and industry knowledge and connections.

Jenna Britton

Production Manager

With the company since its launch, Jenna wears many hats and can often be found on site running our events. Jenna has a background in operations spanning over a decade, with over half of that time dedicated to weddings and events. Previously, she worked as a videographer and editor, capturing weddings and special occasions. Jenna’s drive and passion for the industry stems from her experience working side by side with couples, helping capture the vision of their special day.

James Sims

Experience Manager

As one of the company’s first employees, James has helped build and grow the brand focusing on the Napa side of Wine Country. James comes to the SF Bay area event industry with a unique background of 16 years in service, advocacy and community organizing. Her dedication to this fabulous region’s event work began in 2013 while working in local catering, production and event management. James is deeply invested in co-creating memorable experiences, which includes a collaborative thoughtful approach.

Meren Dehaze

Concierge Services Manager

Over the past eight years Meren has gained experience in nearly every aspect of event management and planning. With a background in venue management, corporate events, catering management and production supervision, Meren is an expert in the execution and organization of special events. Meren has spent her most recent professional life as both a full time corporate and wedding planner, expanding her event experience and going above and beyond for clients. Finding passion in fulfilling the important details that take experiences to the next level, Meren’s transition to concierge services was the obvious next step.

Kim Collins

Concierge Sales Consultant

Kim, being a Sonoma County native, joins The K Group with an extensive history in event planning and concierge services. She has a strong background working with corporate and private groups looking to create unique experiences in the wine country. Combining her extensive network, strong reputation and passion for the wine and hospitality industry, Kim possesses the ability to deliver luxury, off the beaten path experiences for our clients.

The K Group
521 Broadway, Sonoma, CA 95476