Jamila Watson is the founder and lead planner of Parties On Purpose. 

Before planning events, Jamila managed teams in the cosmetics industry for 15 years. With a desire to spend more quality time with her family, Jamila created a licensed daycare and became a Children's Ministry Director. While organizing events at her church, she soon realized her love for bringing people together and her true passion for planning beautiful gatherings. 

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We are in the business of not just planning but creating a complete, memorable experience.  One of beauty and enjoyment!

Parties On Purpose is one of the most highly-trusted and sought-after event planning companies in Arizona for social and corporate events.   With a focus on curating memorable life moments, we have been providing exceptional customer service in the event industry for over 13 years.

Parties On Purpose provides prestige full-service event planning and design for corporate events, social events, kids parties, and more.

We plan celebrations for clientele that desire a fun and unique event but have very busy lifestyles.  We have an obsession for going above and beyond to bring your vision for your event to reality.  We create events that your guests will talk about forever!


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- Antonique Peterson

"Jamila and her entire team at Parties On Purpose have been nothing but amazing!!! She has planned every birthday party for my daughter and she is now 4!!! Each year the party gets better and better!! Very professional and organized!! Very detailed and completes your vision to the T!  5 stars for sure!!! Best planner in the Phoenix area!"


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