Ed Garland   Owner & Founder     egarland@premierbarservice.com

Ed Garland
Owner & Founder


Ed began his career in the beverage catering industry as a bar manager during undergrad and graduate school at Syracuse University. Upon graduation, he moved to Boston and began supervising events of all sizes throughout New England. Using his expertise and industry know-how, Ed founded Premier in 2009. His attention to detail and commitment to excellence enables his clients to create memorable and stress-free events.

Originally from New Hampshire, Ed is a longtime resident of the Boston area. Whenever possible, he heads up to Maine for some time outdoors. 

  Rachel Marks    Owner & Director of Sales     rmarks@premierbarservice.com

Rachel Marks 
Owner & Director of Sales


Rachel's introduction to the special events industry was as a convention manager, coordinating exhibits for the largest private trade show in New England. Since joining Premier in 2013, Rachel has helped the company nearly double in size and greatly expand its services. She cultivates distinctive relationships with clients and takes great pride in helping each one execute their vision. 

When she's not working, Rachel is likely planning her own far-flung travels. She can be found reading a good book or out on the Ultimate Frisbee field trying to keep up with the 20-somethings. 

  Our Staff

Our Staff

At Premier, our staff are our most important resource. We employ the best of the best. They are courteous, professional, trustworthy, and always willing to help however they can. Team players who are focused on great customer service, they want our clients and their guests to relax and enjoy their events. Our staff are T.I.P.s certified and able to handle many tasks, including bartending, table service, and event set up and breakdown.