Angel Passailaigue Holmes, president

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With over 24 years of experience, Angel Passailaigue Holmes has a wide array of experience and knowledge in public relations, marketing, and special event planning. Her specialty is in the travel & tourism and food & beverage industries, two unique niches promoting the hospitality industry, including hotels, attractions, destinations, restaurants, retail, and more.

Past professional experience includeS:

  • Host Steering Committee, World Cup Soccer-Orlando

  • Communications Manager, Jacksonville Convention & Visitors Bureau

  • Public and Media Relations Manager, Charleston Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

  • Public relations Manager, South Carolina Aquarium

  • Owner, Home Team Communications: McCrady’s, Sienna, FIG, Ted’s Butcherblock, and the South Carolina Seafood Alliance

  • co-founder and Founding Executive Director, Charleston Food + Wine Festival

  • OWNER, Home Team Public Relations: Edmund’s Oast, Home Team BBQ, Limehouse Produce, and The Glass Onion

  • founder and producer, BevCon

In 2018, after years of consulting with national events as side projects, angel formed Sipindipity to focus on her passion for creating new meaningful events and helping existing events become even better. Since then, she started and served as Event Director for a new culinary festival—Chow Chow: An Asheville Culinary Event, and assisted with Alys Beach Foundation's 30A Wine Festival and Digital Graffiti.

A proud graduate of the University of Central Florida, angel received her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism with a special focus in Advertising/Public Relations.

Happily married to Brian Holmes, the two are proud parents to three children—Parker, Riley, and Chase. Actively involved in community affairs and projects, her main focus is on serving those in need, especially as it relates to natural disasters. She is actively involved in her amazing church—Seacoast and thanks God for all of her blessings.

Brian Holmes, chief financial officer

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Brian Holmes has over 25 years of business experience, primarily as a registered professional engineer in the environmental field. he has worked closely with angel since the formation of sipindipity, focusing on financial management, business planning, and technology services.

An avid tiger fan, brian graduated from clemson university with a bachelor of science in mechanical engineering and later earned a master of business administration degree from charleston southern university.