Amora Group is the premier full service event design firm based in Denver, Colorado. With 18 years in the events industry, thousands of events under our belt and the best team of professionals available, your event is in great hands. We care as much about your event as you do. As Colorado’s premier provider of event design, custom décor inventory, lighting and AV, let’s work on your next event together.
We love what we do, we can design it all, and it shows.
President | Owner | Designer – With over 18 years in the event/concert business, Jake Ruybal brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to his designs and clients. For 14 years before going into event design, he managed a few of Colorado’s premier concert venues and has been the driving force and anchor of over 4,200 events. Jake has been privileged to work with some of the top talent in the music business, work with some of the top planners in the events world and many clients that he will not soon forget. He loves his work, his creations and his clients. With a strong background in event design, lighting, audio and logistics, he has a keen ability to see the big picture and not miss any of the small details.
Lighting Designer – Brett Maughan is a freelance lighting designer and technician. After 7+ years in NYC and touring with New York Theatre Ballet, Flamenco Vivo, and the Irish tap show, Tapeire in the UK and on Broadway, he returned home to Denver in 2013, and is the Resident Lighting Designer for BDT Stage, where he recently designed Annie, Rock of Ages, Peter & the Starcatcher, The Addams Family (2016 Marlowe Award) and Mary Poppins (2015 Henry Award). He also designs at the Aurora Fox, where he has lit Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Company, Chinglish, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Aurora Dance Arts’ Alice in Wonderland, and Into the Woods, and The Wiz for Ignite Theatre.
Senior Event Designer – Bree brings over 18 years of combined experience in the hospitality industry with an intimate familiarity with both the Denver/Boulder Metro area and Rocky Mountain region. She began her career within the ski industry as a mountain “local” where she continues to spend a significant amount of time, prior to moving to Denver and focusing on event planning. Doing so has afforded Bree an opportunity to work with a myriad of different venues, backdrops, and designs for all life occasions and events ranging from the Democratic National Convention, Denver Broncos, Denver Film Society, and Microsoft (to name a few). Bree finds joy in sharing her passion and knowledge with others by helping to create equally enjoyable and memorable experiences and events for them.
Event Producer – Amy guides and designs the execution of the project, ensuring that all teams are equipped with needed information, resources, and direction. By enabling her colleagues to do their best work possible, she feeds her top priority: to create an experience for clients and their guests that is simply flawless. Originally from the east coast, Amy has spent much of her career in New York City, producing hundreds of events and performances each year all over Manhattan including dance, opera, film, theatre, concerts, symposia, and social events, and has even been known to coordinate entire projects in French. She is a Producing Ambassador for the 24 Hour Plays® and serves as Director of Production for the annual benefit event The 24 Hour Plays on Broadway.