Joan Bever

Joan’s expertise expands over twenty years and what she has most notably accomplished is putting together teams of experts with one common philosophy “Impeccable Personalized Service.”


The Breakers Catering Managers are well versed in every facet of the wedding planning process but are more importantly innovators of new and creative ideas that set The Breakers apart in the Wedding and Special Event Industry. Joan’s mission comes from an intense professional passion for perfection. We take the fantasies of our clients and see them through to fruition with precise details and design. 


Supporting the Catering Team are the best in the business, from the service team, which executes the vision down to the most exact timelines to anticipating our guests needs before they ask. Supporting the Catering staff is another group of experts, the Design Studio Team who create the most impactful and stunning décor. Together with award-winning Chefs and Master Sommeliers, The Breakers has a full court of incredibly talented hospitality professionals who jointly create memories for a lifetime.

Our Experts

Joan Bever

Joan Bever Director of Food and Beverage for Catering and Banquet Operations, The Breakers Palm Beach

Jeff Simms

Jeff Simms Executive Chef of Banquets and Off Premises Catering,
The Breakers Palm Beach

Virginia Philip

Virginia Philip Master Sommelier,
The Breakers Palm Beach

Joy Cudahy

Joy Cudahy Director of Event Services,
The Breakers Palm Beach

Destination Beachfront Weddings: The Breakers Palm Beach FL


With its world class services and amenities, The Breakers Palm Beach is one of the world's most romantic wedding destinations. From a seaside ceremony to an unforegettable reception, cherish the magic of love with friends and family.