Established in Detroit, Michigan, V Agency is a luxury wedding and design agency. Lotoya Vongrechin founded the company in 2008 after leaving her successful career as a mechanical engineer. She pursued her dream of creating customized weddings for couples and throwing milestone parties for clients to celebrate life’s special moments.

Joined by Lotoya is lead wedding planner Gabriella Ammiano. Gabriella started her career as an intern at V Agency after graduating from Central Michigan University with a  degree in Event Management. Gabriella is passionate about weddings and helping you design your special day.

Together, this planning duo thrives on working with couples that trust them to create their vision into an artfully curated wedding experience.



CEO and Creative Director


As the founder and visionary behind V Agency, Lotoya had a technical career prior to, blazing the event and hospitality industries, she spent over a decade as an accomplished mechanical engineer, in the automotive industry. Her craft of technical, project management, and design skills has lent her the luxury to work her dream job every day of creating customized wedding and special event experiences for clients. In her downtime, you will find her spending time with family and friends all while experiencing an adventure of some kind, to tasting great food, the world’s BEST popcorn, traveling to the world’s greatest destinations, and screaming YOLO during an outdoor activity. It’s clear she lives for an amazing experience!


Lead Wedding Planner


After graduating from Central Michigan University with a degree in Event Management, Gabriella immediately started her career in event planning as an intern at V Agency. When her internship came to an end, she was hired on full time and promoted to the lead Wedding Planner for the team. She has always had a passion for planning and design and loves to help couples bring their vision to life. Her skills are rooted in staying organized, being your voice of reason, and creating modern designs for our couples. In her spare time, Gabriella enjoys entertaining friends and family and has mastered creating an aesthetically pleasing cheeseboard, enjoying a glass of rose while indulging in reality tv, going on long walks with her two dogs, Franklin and Sergio, or cooking up a new recipe in the kitchen.

Our Process

From the time of your first consultation up until your wedding day, we provide high-quality service that prioritizes and exemplifies your individual tastes and needs. In our onboarding process, we take the time to understand your lifestyle, needs, and desires to create a package uniquely tailored to you. All clients will have access to our full-service management system, an interactive tool for planning every aspect of your wedding, including:

Montly Task Checklist

Full Planning Schedule

Minute-by-Minute Timeline


Comprehensive Budget

Design Board

Wedding Style Board

Creative Partner List

Guest List

Floor Plan Layouts

Planning Templates

Our Partners

We work with the most creative vendors in the wedding business. We pride ourselves on working with the best in the industry. Our vendor team is true experts with skills ranging from floral design, graphic design, audiovisual, photography, and videography, to name a few. Every member of our team that works with you will have the highest commitment to execute your vision. It’s all about access when you work with V Agency!