Black Swan Special Events was started in January 2007 by Revella and Derrick Hadley. As president of the company, Revella decided to carry on her father’s tradition of providing great Home-style food to the community. Her father was known in the Fort Lauderdale area for his restaurant’s namesake of Chuck’s-OO-Soul. His specialty was his tasteful ribs, a recipe he passed down to his daughter.
Black Swan Special Events is a full service event planning company, with a combined twenty years of experience in the field of catering and entertainment. The company is insured and licensed with the Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation. We offer a wide range of auxiliary services to our clients. This also includes creative theme development, decorations, video and photography. They also have a full staff of professional servers and bartenders available for your private event.
The mission at Black Swan Special Events is to provide you with top notch event planning services ranging from exceptional catering and top class entertainment; where you are a guest at your own event! They offer first class service at flexible rates to accommodate your particular budget; Ideal for private groups, corporations, civic or non-profit organizations.
Black Swan Special Events was 1st Runner-Up in Broward College’s ‘Chopped’ Catering Competition. The team served their signature barbeque ribs as an appetizer, Maple chicken as the entrée’ and a dessert trio of bread pudding, sweet potato pie and gluten free Chocolate cherry cake. Black Swan is certified as a Minority/Woman Business Enterprise through the Broward County School Board. Revella received a certificate of achievement from the Northwest Pompano Beach Community Redevelopment Agency in partnership with International Enterprise Development Inc. and is a graduate of Leadership of North Broward, as well as the Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship.
In 2012, the company was awarded the Emergency Food Services contract to service Broward County’s Water & Waste Department, which they still hold. The company was the official caterer for the city of Hallandale Beach’s 2013 summer school program at Foster Park. Black Swan was the official caterer for Navy Drill weekend in Miami, FL as of January 2015
Event Planning, Catering, and Entertainment Services.