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Meet The Heart Bandits

The Heart Bandits, dubbed the #1 Proposal Planners in the world, have changed the way people propose marriage. A full-service Proposal Planning Company known for planning proposals and romantic dates all over the world, they are recognized across the globe as the foremost experts in their field. Their proposals and expert advice have been featured in the Associated Press, LA Times, New York Magazine, The Morning Show, and much more. The Heart Bandits are known for their diverse style of Proposal Planning, taking great care in bringing the client’s vision and personality out in each proposal. With clientele ranging from professional athletes to busy executives, they can take on any challenge thrown at them, big or small. Contact The Heart Bandits today to start get started on your marriage proposal idea and perfect proposal.

How We Can Help


The day a woman gets engaged is a day she has dreamed of her whole life. She has high expectations about her proposal and she wants it to be perfect. The pressure on a man to meet this expectation can feel overwhelming. When you hire The Heart Bandits, you can breathe a sigh of relief knowing that every detail of your proposal from the idea to the execution will go perfectly.


The amount of hours it takes to come up with the perfect, personalized proposal idea and then execute it is daunting. You have to research the perfect venue, call about permits, audition the appropriate vendors, and hope they all show up on the day of. That is, unless you hire The Heart Bandits to save you all of that time. When you hire us, we do all of the hard work for you saving you time and stress.


We save you money because as professional Proposal Planners, we get preferred discounts with many vendors. We also have access to hidden gems and deals that you wouldn’t otherwise know about.


Let’s face it, girls snoop! If you are in touch with multiple vendors, ordering proposal items, and filling out contracts, she may find out. When you hire The Heart Bandits, you deal with one company and one company only.


When planning a proposal, you need resources you can rely on. Tap into our vast network of trusted vendors, venues, and many other resources when you hire us to be your Proposal Planner.


You don’t want to tell all of your inner circle you are proposing because someone may blab. When you hire The Heart Bandits, you have a team of trusted advisors that you can talk to and who are there for you through the whole process.


The first question your girlfriend is asked when she announces her engagement is, “How did he propose?” Every girl dreams of the day when she will finally be asked that question and we make sure you give her a story she is proud to tell over and over again.

Meet Our Team

  • Michele Velazquez
    Michele Velazquez CO-OWNER & PROPOSAL PLANNER

    An entrepreneur since childhood, Michele is proud to have left her Air Force and corporate career behind to start her own business that she is truly passionate about. Her “type-A personality” has certainly proven useful when creating dream proposals where the stakes are extremely high. Armed with a Business degree, a no-nonsense attitude, and the drive to do whatever it takes to bring her client’s vision to life, she has successfully masterminded hundreds of perfect marriage proposals. In her spare time, you will find Michele laughing, dancing, and spending time with family.

  • Marvin Velazquez
    Marvin Velazquez CO-OWNER & PROPOSAL PLANNER

    Marvin has always had a love for all things technical, exciting, and fun. With advanced degrees in Engineering from MIT and Penn State University, he has a knack for incorporating ways to make proposals unique, pretty awesome, and always personalized to the couple. He has an analytical mind that thinks through every proposal to ensure that no detail is forgotten and the proposal goes off without a hitch. He loves being a part of one of the biggest days in people’s lives. Marvin loves Crossfit, goofing around with his guitar, watching sports, and spending time with Michele. Marvin is also the inventor of Ring Stash, the thin engagement ring box solution, which is the perfect companion to any marriage proposal.