Tina Lesyk is the CEO & Lead Planner of Pineapple Eventworks. She has been in the event industry for over 15 years and has a passion for helping people turn their event vision into a reality. Tina loves reducing event-related stress, problem-solving, and ultimately helping people enjoy some of the biggest events of their lives.
Tina became WPIC certified as a Wedding Coordinator in 2021.
Before devoting her life to Pineapple Eventworks, Tina worked at the Culinary Institute of Canada in Charlottetown, PE, for 10 years. She began her journey as a dining room server and went on to teach Basic Bartending classes. Next, Tina prepared and trained hundreds of hospitality students for work in high-end, fine-dining service environments. In the last six years of her tenure, she was the Institute’s first Banquet & Catering Coordinator. It was during this work term that Tina realized her passion for the event and wedding industry.
During her career she has planned, coordinated, and provided staff to over 1000 small and large scale events, including over 250 weddings and two royal visits. Tina’s calm, unflappable demeanour alongside her wealth of experience in the events space has contributed to her success and continued growth in the industry.