Darby Fitzpatrick-Reber – JGS Group

Darby Fitzpatrick-Reber: Producer

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An event marketing veteran with a record of success in the hospitality, gaming and development industries, Darby Fitzpatrick-Reber’s passion resides in producing branded events that resonate with a distinct audience and achieve desired objectives.

Darby has enjoyed over 25 years in marketing and event production, including 17 years as Director of Marketing for Las Vegas Hilton, Bally’s Las Vegas, Paris Las Vegas, and GSG Development.

In addition to her work with JGS, Darby is the owner of Open Invitation, an event boutique located in Las Vegas. She enjoys sharing her expertise across all types of organizations, from associations, philanthropic enterprises, and professional service firms to entrepreneurs, small businesses, and member-centric businesses.

Darby has produced, or been part of the production team, for a broad range of events with varying budgets, attendance, and marketing goals, including:

Shenzhen D-Light CES Product Showcase & Dinner

Direct Patient Logistics Annual Client Conference

Copa Airline’s VIP Las Vegas Experience

Star Alliance’s VIP Las Vegas Experience

International Pow Wow Press Brunch

US Conference of Mayors

The Governor’s Global Tourism Summit

The Venetian/Palazzo La Cuccina Italiana Food & Wine Festival


Bon Appetit Vegas Uncork’d

Park Place Infiniti Grand Opening

Jacob’s Creek Dinner with Andre Agassi

Southern Wine and Spirits of Nevada Employee Party

Nevada Ballet Theatre’s Black & White Ball

Opportunity 180/Great Schools All Kids Family Ed Festival

Darby earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism with an emphasis in public relations from the University of Oklahoma.

Meet the Team

Julie Gilday-Shaffer

President CEO


Vince Shaffer

Director of Business Development


Abbey Dalla

Associate Producer