Joshua Swodeck has been supporting businesses, artists, musicians and non-profits through Brand Storytelling, Marketing Strategy and Creative Design for close to eleven years. He has worked as an Art DirectorCreative Director and Designer over the years. He acquired a love for the Arts upon visiting a Pablo Picasso exhibit in Miami, Florida at the age of six and continue to further his love for the Arts through advocacy. He has studied Art History, Commercial Art, Religion, and Philosophy and has become a fond student of both traditional and experimental Marketing and Branding Strategies. He is a volunteer advocate for Arts Education, serving as a PTA Council Art Education Chair and PTA Unit President in the Pomona Unified School District and has also served with the National Endowment for the Arts on the Art Works: Multidisciplinary and Folk Arts Education panel. Joshua is a Cultural Arts Commissioner for the City of Pomona.


Chara Nicole Swodeck is an exclusive Certified Wedding Consultant and Event Designer. She has been designing weddings and events for over 15 years and has worked with some Southern California’s most exclusive vendors and venues. She has a background in broadcast production and non-profit event planning and holds her B.A. in Communication and Marketing. She’s taught the Wedding Consultant Certification Course at Cal Poly Pomona University for over 6 years. Her uncompromising eye for detail and “out of the box” thinking guarantees your event will be handled with experience and expertise. Chara is President of the Pomona Council of PTAs and a Girl Scout Troop Leader.


Together, Joshua and Chara Nicole, with their daughter Brooklyn Joy, new son Jackson Porter Gray, and their dog Roux, are committed to Creative Innovation and a Community Engagement.