Virtual Wedding Planner

You Deserve The Wedding Of Your Dreams

Joan Nilsen Beyer

Owner of Ambiente Weddings

I have been professionally crafting elegant celebrations for more than 550 weddings and have turned Ambiente into an award-winning wedding planning company. I am passionate about helping you create an exquisite wedding, no matter how big or small your budget.

Whether you are dreaming of a small and intimate get together or an elaborate, multiple-day affair, I have truly done it all. With wedding themes ranging from contemporary elegance and glamorous, to rustic outdoors and casual, I’ve developed flawless, personalized plans that have made dream weddings become a reality for hundreds of brides.

Outside of helping brides plan their dream weddings, my hobbies include entertaining, traveling, gardening, enjoying fabulous food and wine (I do love hotdishes and leftovers!), and of course, spending time with friends and family, my two beloved fur babies and incredible husband. I also enjoy giving back to the Union Gospel Mission, Ruff Start Rescue, and Toys for Tots.

Through AMBIENTE WEDDINGS, brides receive full access to my wealth of knowledge and toolkit of helpful documents via email. At the affordable cost of $575, you still receive the benefits of a "traditional wedding planner" without draining your wedding budget.

Meet Joan Today


"Joan is amazing...she has the unique ability to combine exceptional professionalism with heartfelt warmth. She completely integrated our wishes with her own creativity and business savvy."
--Claire & Bruce--

"Joan is, quite literally, the perfect wedding planner. Her experience and connections in the industry are invaluable, as she was able to make each step of the wedding planning process effortless."
--Tena & Tyson--

“Thank goodness we found Joan! All the experience of a full-time, professional wedding planner, on a DIY budget. We love her!”
--Mandie & Daniel--

“Joan made our planning process such fun! She is passionate about weddings, and it showed in every detail! Refreshing to have worked with her exceptional customer service…it was amazing.”

"We couldn't afford a full service planner but really needed help planning my daughter's wedding. It was all a little overwhelming. We decided to give Ambiente Weddings a try. It was by far the best decision we made. After talking with Joan and getting all the documents, we knew exactly when and what we needed to do. It was like having the map to find the treasure. It took the guess work out of everything and gave us all peace of mind. Everything turned out fantastic."
--Tim/Father of Bride--

“This was one of the most exceptional vendors we hired for our wedding planning. The price of this all inclusive service ($575) truly allowed my new husband and I budget resources for other wedding garnishes and add-on's that we wouldn't have been able to include. The personalized documents specific to our wedding, enormous amount of helpful documents/tips/FYI's...and the fact that my emails/texts/phone calls were answered and responded to within 24 hours was so reassuring to me. I am telling all my friends about this wonderful wedding planning service! Ambiente Weddings is an absolute must hire service.”
--Joanie M./New Bride--

“Thank you for everything Joan! We can't thank you enough for everything you have done! I could never organize all of this without you. We can't wait for 10/24/2020! Cheers!”
--Rachel & Mike--

“ Joan, Thank you again for all of your hard work, our wedding was absolutely perfect! Each and every document, phone chat or text was incredible. There is not one thing we would have changed about that day! XO”
--Amanda & Jack--

"I can't thank you enough for all your knowledge and support you gave me during the wedding planning. Who knew there were so many details! You kept me on track and helped my 'decompress' at times. With Gratitude,"
--Lisa (a Mother of the Bride)--

"Words cannot express my sincere gratitude for all you have done to make the wedding a success. Your intellect, knowledge and skillfulness to drive the process took a huge level of stress off of me. Thank you from the bottom of my heart! Fondly,"
--AnnMarie (a Mother of the Groom)--

"We just arrived back from our honeymoon and continue to enjoy wedding joy! We are so grateful for all you did in helping us make our special day go off without a hitch. While COVID interference changed the look of our wedding, it did not get in the way of our love for each other. Thank you for helping us prepare each week, changes along the way and all. Our day was amazing!"
--Meghan & Jonathan--

"Thank you for all you are doing, have done and will do in this final stretch to our winter wonderland (Covid) wedding. I wanted to tell you I appreciate your hard work, kindness and help all along the way, especially as I've dealt with chronic illness. You are so appreciated. With Gratitude,"

"Joan - You have made the process of preparing for a wedding so very enjoyable & easy! Thank you for being there for me every step of the way. Our Best to You,"

"Joan is, quite literally, the perfect wedding planner. Her experience and connections in the industry and planning process are invaluable, as she was able to make each step of the wedding planning process effortless. More importantly, Joan is thoughtful, creative, and kind. We found ourselves trusting Joan so much that we were able to relax and enjoy both the planning and the wedding itself. We could not have asked for a better experience, and would recommend Joan to absolutely everyone! Lovingly,"
--Emily and Dan--