Valerie Bihet has more than 20 years of experience in the management, design and production of special events that communicate and achieve her client’s objectives. Her event experience spans high-profile social occasions, non-profit fundraisers, corporate meetings, conferences, product launches, and incentive trips.
Originally from Paris, France, Bihet got her start in events working as the Public Relations and Special Events Manager at Disneyland Paris and Public Relations Director at Club Med Paris. In those roles she produced and managed the events teams for many of the two companies largest events including Disney’s 5th Anniversary Celebration, Club Med’s 50th Anniversary and The Race, and the world renowned Tour de France.
While at Club Med, the opportunity in the North American offices presented itself and Bihet transferred to the Miami office in 2000 as the Communication, Public Relation and Partnership Director. During her four years in that role, she produced events and managed large production teams for the brand’s high profile events as well as being responsible for all marketing and press events.
In 2004 Bihet founded VIBE, an event design and destination management company, in Miami, Florida. Since then, she has grown the company to nine oemployees and produced more than 1,100 events throughout the United States, Europe, Mexico, East Asia and South America.
Her clientele includes global brands like Dior, Cartier, Jaeger-LeCoultre, LVMH, Coty, L'Oréal, Barclays, Banco Santander, McCain, Merck, Thea Pharmaceuticals, and many more. Valerie Bihet received her Master's degree in Marketing and Business Administration from the renowned Sorbonne University, Paris.