Our Story

THE FIRM is a full-service event company offering in-depth expertise in the areas of event design, event management and full-scale production. Formerly known as Samantha Sackler Productions, THE FIRM has produced over 1,000 events globally including high-profile premieres, after-parties, award shows, product launches, technology demos, mobile marketing tours and red carpets. We offer a wide range of services including graphic design, styling, draping, floral design, lighting, rendering, seating, ticketing and more. We can manage every aspect from concept to execution and bring your vision to life. Our client roster encompasses the fields of entertainment, technology, fashion, non-profit, hospitality, automotive, music, sports, social and weddings.

In addition, THE FIRM offers an incredible selection of trendsetting furniture, custom scenic props, lighting and customized accessories through its sister company designer8* Event Furniture Rental. With warehouses on both coasts and a wide variety of inventory, designer8* has something for every occasion.

THE FIRM is here to provide the most memorable experience and the highest quality event production capabilities for our clients. With no shortage of out-of-the-box design concepts and ideas, our team will customize and execute your event to perfection and is dedicated to turning concepts into reality.

Wherever your imagination takes you, THE FIRM is here to help create a concept, develop the concept and bring that amazing concept to life!

Samantha Sackler

Samantha Sackler

Samantha Sackler is a savvy entrepreneur whose creativity and innovative thinking has put her at the forefront of the event, marketing, and design industries.

With more than 20 years in the business, Samantha has produced some of the most noteworthy and spectacular events the industry has ever seen. From high profile movie premieres and product launches to corporate events and weddings, Samantha is constantly innovating and exceeding client’s expectations.

In 2006 she launched designer8* Event Furniture Rental to provide a wide variety of furniture pieces for the event industry. Her collections expanded and grew to fulfill the increased need for event furniture across the industry. Now designer8* has warehouses on both coasts servicing all areas of California, neighboring Western states and the Tri-state area. While constantly expanding inventory to meet large orders and maintaining the condition of each piece, Samantha has developed an immense selection of high quality furniture. With our wide variety of inventory and the ability to create custom pieces, designer8* has something for every occasion.

As the owner of several successful companies, Samantha strives to continually diversify and grow with the trends and the times. She has built an incredibly talented team with decades of experience and expertise working with some of the most high-profile properties and personalities in the business. And she isn’t done yet. She has ambitious growth plans both nationally and internationally and many new technology advances in the works. 

Samantha demands excellence and takes pride in creating events and products that transform each and every event experience.

Samantha Sackler