Disclosure of Material Connection: Some of the links or listings on the page below are “paid listings”. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

Feb
28
Sun
Live Periscope Broadcasts From David Tutera’s Your Wedding Experience In Philadelphia
Feb 28 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Live Periscope Broadcasts From David Tutera's Your Wedding Experience In Philadelphia

See David Tutera and Preston Bailey! Join @WeddingMarket live on Periscope on Sunday, February 28th, 2016 from 8:00am to 4:00pm ET or watch at www.Periscope.tv/weddingmarket

David Tutera’s Your Wedding Experience Show Schedule:

Fashion Show – David Tutera hosting
Jared Haibon – The Bachelorette and Bachelor In Paradise. Will be walking in fashion show.
Nominate Your Fiance – Brides nominate their fiancé to be a model in our fashion show

 
Project Wedding Dress – Unconventional wedding dress challenge.

Tips & Trends Stage – Wedding Vendors give 10 – 15 minute presentation on wedding trends.

 

Sweetheart Table Designs – judged by David Tutera

Mar
13
Sun
Join #WeddingMarket Live At Catersource @ Mirage Hotel
Mar 13 @ 8:30 am – 10:15 am

Let’s Talk Weddings, Trends and Sales live at the the Catersource and Event Solutions Conference & Tradeshow at the Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas on Sunday, March 13th.  Join the #WeddingMarket Live event on Twitter online at 8:15am PT/11:30am ET or 4:30pm GMT. Our special guests include celebrity wedding planner Sasha Souza, consultant and trainer Meryl Snow and Afeisha James-Kipps the CEO and Co-Founder of Wedspire.  The chat will be hosted by Julie Albaugh of www.weddingmarketnews.com .

Join the conversation on Twitter at www.weddingmarketchat.com and view the live broadcast on the @WeddingMarket Periscope at www.Periscope.tv/weddingmarket 

 

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Host:

Julie Albaugh is editor of WeddingMarketNews.com. 

She has been a leader in the wedding industry for over 25 years. She is the host of the weekly Twitter chat for #WeddingMarketChat every Wednesday at 1:00 EST. Some of her Wedding Market guests have included Cake Boss, Randy Fenoli, David Tutera, Colin Cowie, Darcy Miller, Disney Weddings, Preston Bailey, Sharon Sacks, The Knot, Sandals and WeddingWire. Wedding Market was selected as #3 of the top 10 Social Media influencers in the Wedding Industry by Wed Biz Media.

www.weddingmarketnews.com

 

Special Guests:

Afeisha James-Kipps, CEO and Co-Founder of Wedspire

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Afeisha James-Kipps is the CEO and Co-Founder of Wedspire, a one-stop-shop wedding platform changing the way brides and grooms plan for their big day. Boasting a stellar career as an Events Manager for local and international events, she excelled in her role as Arts & Entertainment Chair of Caribana, the largest Caribbean festival in North America. It was during her time as Events Director for an International hotelier managing various functions (including weddings) that she caught the wedding planning bug, creating a natural leap into her latest innovative venture, Wedspire.
www.wedspire.com

 

Merly Snow, Trainer and ConsultantMeryl-Snow

Meryl Snow has been a mainstay in the special events & catering industry for the last twenty-eight years as co-
founder of Feastivities Events, along with its subsidiaries
OffShoots Decor and Philadelphia’s Picnic Company.
Her philosophies have proved successful for not only her
own business, but also many other companies, trade organizations, and universities have benefited from her training and advice. As a Senior Consultant for Catersource, the largest trade organization for caterers in the world, Meryl has worked throughout the US. Her particular areas of focus are sales and marketing, as well as in design and branding. She provides consulting, coaching, and training services for a wide range of clients.
www.merlysnow.com 

 

Sasha Souza, Sasha Souza Events  sashacrop

She was a featured event planner on the Style Network TV show “Whose Wedding is it Anyway???” Sasha and her work are also frequently featured on television programming including CBS “Early Show”, ABC’s “Primetime” wedding series special, “Inside Edition”, “Eye on LA”, and “In Wine Country”, “Get Married” and upcoming on “Marcel’s Quantum Kitchen” for SyFy, among other shows.
Sasha Souza was also a featured celebrity speaker at the Conde Nast Bridal Group’s Wedding March series part of the March on Madison series as well as a regular speaker at The Special Event Show Conferences and Event Solutions Conference and Tradeshow. She is an active keynote speaker for events across the country. Her speaking engagements have taken her all across the United States, Mexico, Canada, Trinidad, Bahamas, Turks & Caicos, Anguilla and to Tokyo, Japan to educate her peers & couples about the hottest trends in wedding & event design.

www.sashasouzaevents.com

 

Sponsored By:

Wedspire is the ultimate ‘wedspiration’ social marketplace where couples can get ideas, receive personalized recommendations, and shop for all their wedding planning needs in one spot. We make it our mission to take the stress out of wedding planning by helping our couples connect with top vendors and find great products that match their unique style and budget. Filled with inspiration and planning tips, Wedspire helps turn couples’ ideas into reality.

SmartzCrowdz 
Founded in Columbus, Ohio, in 2012, SmartCrowdz is a free event website and management application. SmartCrowdz provides an integrated web and mobile application that helps event planners improve their management and monetization requirements. SmartCrowdz helps ensure successful events. SmartCrowdz helps event planners and managers: (1) expand event turnout, participation and engagement, (2) efficiently coordinate and manage event participants and tasks.

Live Video Broadcasts From Catersource In Las Vegas
Mar 13 @ 10:30 am – Mar 15 @ 2:00 pm
Live Video Broadcasts From Catersource In Las Vegas

Join the LIVE video broadcasts from #CSES2016 on @WeddingMarket Periscope. Follow the @WeddingMarket on Twitter and Periscope to watch the live interviews and events taking place at #CSES2016 on the @WeddingMarket Periscope or www.Periscope.tv/weddingmarket

Mar
31
Thu
Social Media Biz & Tricks With Editor Julie Albaugh
Mar 31 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm
Social Media Biz & Tricks With Editor Julie Albaugh

Join the Live Video Broadcast from Florida Gulf Coast University on @WeddingMarket Periscope. Follow the @WeddingMarket on Periscope or go to www.Periscope.tv/weddingmarket to watch the live presentation on “Social Media Biz & Tricks ” With Editor Julie Albaugh.

Apr
19
Tue
Join #WeddingMarket Live NYC @ The National Arts Club
Apr 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Weddings, fashion and tech at The National Arts Club in NYC on Tuesday, April 19th. Join the #WeddingMarket Live event on Twitter online at 10:00am PT/1:00pm ET or 5:00pm GMT. Our special guests will include Sylvia Weinstock from Sylvia Weinstock Cakes, Darcy Miller the editorial director of Martha Stewart Weddings, Justin Delaney the CEO of Menguin, Inc and Sandy Hammer from AllSeated will be
joining our panel on weddings, fashion and tech. The chat will be hosted by Julie Albaugh of www.weddingmarketnews.com. .
Join the conversation on Twitter at www.weddingmarketchat.com and view the live broadcast on the @WeddingMarket Periscope at www.Periscope.tv/weddingmarket
Buy a ticket to join the live audience at www.weddingmarketlive.com

 

Host:

Julie Albaugh, Editor of WeddingMarketNews.com

julieShe has been a leader in the wedding industry for over 25 years. She is the host of the weekly Twitter chat for #WeddingMarketChat every Wednesday at 1:00 EST. Some of her Wedding Market guests have included Cake Boss, Randy Fenoli, David Tutera, Colin Cowie, Darcy Miller, Disney Weddings, Preston Bailey, Sharon Sacks, The Knot, Sandals and WeddingWire. Wedding Market was selected as #3 of the top 10 Social Media influencers in the Wedding Industry by Wed Biz Media.

www.weddingmarketnews.com

 

Special Guests:

Justin Delaney, CEO Menguin, Inc

Justin Delaney is the Chairman and CEO of Menguin, Inc. Prior to Menguin, Justin worked as an algorithmic revenue manager for Delta Air Lines in Atlanta. Justin also spent several years as a derivatives volatility trader and travel writer/photographer for AOL, where he visited over 80 countries. Justin is married and the father of a 17 month old girl, a 1 month old boy, and a 3 month old golden doodle puppy. Justin holds an MBA from Indiana University.

www.menguin.com

 

Sandy Hammer, Co-Founder & CMO AllSeated 

sandy copy.9Sandy comes with her own entrepreneurial experience of having started two businesses, and has over twenty years of Marketing/Business Development experience in the publishing, art, and high tech industries. After 10 years of corporate planning for a high tech company – Sandy founded conferenceART a company that produces corporate conferences, seminars, forums and brokerage events around the world for customers such as Orange Global, Telefonica, and O2 UK, as well as many start-ups in Israel and the UK. Today Sandy is busy running AllSeated and loving every single minute!

 

Darcy Miller, Martha Stewart Weddings

Darcy Miller is the editorial director of Martha Stewart Weddings, which is published quarterly and reaches more than a million readers. One of the nation’s most recognized and trusted wedding experts, Darcy is a sought-after speaker, author, and illustrator. She writes the “New York Times” syndicated column “Weddings” and has been featured on leading news and lifestyle television shows nationwide. She lives with her family in New York City.

See more information about Darcy Miller at www.darcymillerdesigns.com orwww.marthastewartweddings.com

David Stark, David Stark Design and Production

David Stark Design and Production is celebrated for the inventive, imaginative weddings it creates globally for a wide range of high-wattage celebrity, society, and fashion clientele including  Glenn Close, John Stewart, and Martha Stewart to name just a few.  Stark has been a leader and innovator in the event industry for over 20 years, known for transforming everyday materials into extraordinary, surprising, and chic art installations, and the studio’s out-of-the-box design solutions — 12 foot tall chicken topiaries, giant golden eggs, even a recent transformation of an ice hockey rink into a trip to Santorini. Stark and his team universally WOW guests with their sense of humor, exquisite craftsmanship and attention to personal detail.  The studio’s work is widely known for blurring the line between decor and cutting edge installation art, stemming from Stark’s roots as a fine artist. His studio approaches an event as a three-dimensional art piece customized to each client’s dreams.

See more information at www.davidstarkdesign.com

 

Sylvia Weinstock, Sylvia Weinstock Cakes

Sylvia Weinstock married in 1949, learning domestic skills while working as a Long Island elementary school teacher. She soon became a proficient chef and baker. Sylvia’s secret of success is simple: there are no shortcuts. Her cakes are made of the finest ingredients to insure every client – down the street or around the world – receives a fresh, moist cake AND delicious work of art.

www.sylviaweinstock.com

Sponsored By:

AllSeated is a network for the events industry powered by state of the art collaboration tools – where brides, venues, planners and vendors work together. With a vast database of scaled floor plans, event professionals easily create, access and change complex seating charts. Functionality includes floor plan management, table layouts, guest lists, seating arrangements, 3D and event setups and more.

Menguin Tuxedos
We are Menguin. A different type of tuxedo company. A style solution every renter needs. It takes 4 hours to rent a tuxedo the old way. Menguin takes 10 minutes. More accurate than a tailor in about a twentieth of the time, and delivered exactly when you need it, right to your door – guaranteed. We even adopt penguins with a portion of each rental.

NACE NYC Chapter

NACE is the oldest and largest professional association that addresses all aspects of the catering industry. Through the collective efforts of members, local chapters, committees and the Foundation of NACE, NACE is at the forefront of the issues that directly affect you and your business.

NJWedding.com

NJWedding.com, established in 1997, is a wedding planning resource and directory serving all of New Jersey and parts of NY and PA. Erik Kent, Co-Publisher, is actively involved in the wedding community with various associations, business events and bridal shows, and is a past host on the topic of “Networking” for #WeddingMarket Chat.

SmartzCrowdz 

Founded in Columbus, Ohio, in 2012, SmartCrowdz is a free event website and management application. SmartCrowdz provides an integrated web and mobile application that helps event planners improve their management and monetization requirements. SmartCrowdz helps ensure successful events. SmartCrowdz helps event planners and managers: (1) expand event turnout, participation and engagement, (2) efficiently coordinate and manage event participants and tasks.

The National Arts Club 

The National Arts Club was founded in 1898 by author and poet Charles De Kay, the literary and art critic for The New York Times. The National Arts Club hosts both members-only and public events, including exhibitions, theatrical and musical performances, lectures and readings. Feature programs focus on all disciplines of the arts. A perfect location for a wedding reception too.

Apr
26
Tue
Wedding Market Marathon Of Speakers
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Wedding Market Marathon Of Speakers

Join us on the @WeddingMarket Periscope for a marathon of wedding industry speakers on Tuesday, April 26th at 10:00am PST/1:00pm EST or 6:00pm UK time. Our special guests include Angela Proffitt, Robert Schenk, Ashley Jones and Julie Albaugh.

 

 

Schedule of speakers and topics:

Julie Albaugh Host: Opening Comments

Angela Proffitt: 1:02pm to 1:15pm EST
“How to be Productive when Marketing Your Brand”

Ashley Jones: 1:15pm t0 1:30pm EST
“How To Book More Clients”

Robert Schenk: 1:30pm to 1:45pm EST
“Wedding Business Contracts: Keeping Deposits and Protecting Your Business”

Julie Albaugh: 1:45pm to 2:00pm EST
“How To Gain More Referrals With Wedding Pros”

Julie Albaugh:
Julie Albaugh is editor of WeddingMarketNews.com and host of the #WeddingMarket chat on Twitter every Wednesday. Some of her #weddingmarket guests have included Cake Boss, Disney Weddings, Preston Bailey, Colin Cowie, David Tutera, Randy Feoli, Sharon Sacks, Sandals, The Knot and WeddingWire. Wedding Market was selected as #3 of the top 10 Social Media influencers in the Wedding Industry by Wed Biz Media. The #weddingmarket hashmark has a tweet reach of between 2 to 6 million each week. Julie has been a guest on the Marie Show on the Hallmark Channel along with a number of other TV shows. She speaks on a variety of topics on social media, weddings and marketing.

 

Ashley Jones:
Ashley Jones of Ashley Ann’s Events is a talented wedding and event designer. She is equipped with a with a B.A. in Finance and M.B.A. Ashley’s has made a name for herself by offering beautiful , unique, professional designs and productions. She inspires creative detail, and modern, elegant atmospheres. She is also an outstanding business woman exceling in social media lead generations, lead magnets, funnels, and return paths. Ashley’s offices are Based in Little Rock, AR and Dallas, TX. She has become one of the most sought after designers in the South! www.EventsbyAshleyAnn.com

Angela Proffitt:
Beyond creating personalized events for clients, Angela is known for implementing technology to operate a paperless organization and leveraging her education in psychology to master communication with clients, vendors, and team members. As a thriving entrepreneur, her passion for helping others has carried her from starting her career in mental health to being one of the most well known educators and celebrity wedding planners in the world. As a result of her business success, Angela is a member of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization, a global business network for entrepreneurs whose companies gross more than $1 million annually. She has been featured in Success Magazine for Modernizing an Industry Better Known for Tulle than Tech.

www.angelaproffitt.com

 

Robert Schenk:
Rob Schenk is a trial attorney and editor of WeddingIndustryLaw.com, an online resource of news, information, and legal materials for wedding professionals. Recently, he launched WedFormz.com, a database of downloadable contract templates and documents for wedding and event businesses.

www.wedformz.com

Jun
21
Tue
Wedding Market Marathon Of Speakers
Jun 21 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Wedding Market Marathon Of Speakers

Join us on the @WeddingMarket Periscope for a marathon of wedding industry speakers on Tuesday, June 21st at 6:00pm PST/9:00pm EST. Our special guests include Meghan Ely, Angela Proffitt, Robert Schenk and Julie Albaugh.

 

Schedule of speakers and topics:

Julie Albaugh Host: Opening Comments

Angela Proffitt: 9:02pm to 9:15pm EST
“How To Get Into Destination Weddings”

Meghan Ely: 9:15pm to 9:30pm EST
“Top Tips for Real Wedding Submissions”

Robert Schenk: 9:30pm to 9:45pm EST
“Understanding How to Fire a Client”

Julie Albaugh: 9:45pm to 10:00pm EST
“How To Be Featured In Wedding Market’s Behind The Scenes Series on Periscope & Facebook Live”

 

Julie Albaugh:
Julie Albaugh is editor of WeddingMarketNews.com and host of the #WeddingMarket chat on Twitter every Wednesday. Some of her #weddingmarket guests have included Cake Boss, Disney Weddings, Preston Bailey, Colin Cowie, David Tutera, Randy Feoli, Sharon Sacks, Sandals, The Knot and WeddingWire. Wedding Market was selected as #3 of the top 10 Social Media influencers in the Wedding Industry by Wed Biz Media. The #weddingmarket hashmark has a tweet reach of between 2 to 6 million each week. Julie has been a guest on the Marie Show on the Hallmark Channel along with a number of other TV shows. She speaks on a variety of topics on social media, weddings and marketing.

 

Meghan Ely:

OFD Consulting owner, Meghan Ely, combines in-the-trenches event experience with a love of wedding marketing and wedding PR to empower her clients to take their businesses to new heights. Meghan is a WeddingWire Education Expert as well as a regular contributor to Wedding Planner Magazine, Book More Brides, Catersource and SpecialEvents.com.

Meghan represents wedding professionals throughout the world, and has recently enjoyed press with Style Me Pretty, Brides.com, the New York Times, HGTV Gardens and Out.com, among others.

www.ofdconsulting.com

Angela Proffitt:
Beyond creating personalized events for clients, Angela is known for implementing technology to operate a paperless organization and leveraging her education in psychology to master communication with clients, vendors, and team members. As a thriving entrepreneur, her passion for helping others has carried her from starting her career in mental health to being one of the most well known educators and celebrity wedding planners in the world. As a result of her business success, Angela is a member of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization, a global business network for entrepreneurs whose companies gross more than $1 million annually. She has been featured in Success Magazine for Modernizing an Industry Better Known for Tulle than Tech.

www.angelaproffitt.com

 

Robert Schenk:
Rob Schenk is a trial attorney and editor of WeddingIndustryLaw.com, an online resource of news, information, and legal materials for wedding professionals. Recently, he launched WedFormz.com, a database of downloadable contract templates and documents for wedding and event businesses.

www.wedformz.com

Oct
2
Sun
#WedSpireLive Exclusive Launch Party Live From Las Vegas
Oct 2 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
#WedSpireLive Exclusive Launch Party Live From Las Vegas

It is with much excitement that we are announcing the launch of an innovative Wedding Industry platform, Wedspire. The #Wedspirelive launch will take place on Sunday, October 2, 2016, on Facebook Live on the Wedding Market Facebook page and Periscope from Las Vegas.

You are invited to join the most anticipated launch in the Wedding Tech Industry.

We are excited to announce the launch of Wedspire – a new wedding marketplace that allows newly engaged couples and wedding pro’s to connect seamlessly. From inspiration to personalized wedding pro recommendations; Wedspire is THE answer!

Join us on October 2nd @6PM via Wedding Market’s Facebook Live & Periscope for the much anticipated debut and unveiling of Wedspire.

Make sure you follow along at #wedspirelive for an exclusive live viewing of the Wedspire Launch Party, including a first look live demo, exciting entertainment, and exclusive interviews with tastemakers and leading industry professionals.

Already planning to be in Las Vegas for the Wedding MBA?  Email [email protected] for a chance to attend the exclusive #wedspirelaunch event in person. Hurry though, there are a limited amount of tickets available.

If not join us for Facebook Live broadcasts from Las Vegas on Sunday, October 2nd starting at around 6:00pm PT on www.weddingmarketlive.com .  Like Wedding Market on Facebook to see the broadcasts. See you in Vegas!

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Disclosure of Material Connection: Some of the links or listings on the page above are “paid listings”. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

Oct
3
Mon
Daily Facebook Live Broadcasts From Wedding MBA @ Las Vegas Convention Center
Oct 3 @ 1:00 pm – Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm

Can’t go to the Wedding MBA? See live interviews, sessions and more from the Wedding MBA in Las Vegas on Wedding Market’s Facebook Live and Periscope.

Wedding Market Sessions: 

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Monday, October 3rd at 1PT/4ET 
“ENGAGE ME How To Share Live Video On Multiple Social Platforms.” 
With Julie Albaugh Editor Of Wedding Market  

Finding the right content to place on all social platforms can be challenging. Learn how to edit live video post-productions to place on multiple social platforms. Social platforms reward video posts with an immense online boost. . The best apps . Optimal video lengths for different platforms . Take advantage of being at the top of the feed.

Monday – Wednesday October 3 – 5th Interviews At Various Times

We are working on interviews with Carley Roney from The Knot, Sonny Ganguly from WeddingWire, Dawn Strong from Style Me Pretty, Meryl Snow, Linnyette Richardson-Hall, Meghan Ely, BB Webb, Robert Schenk & more.

Wednesday, October 5th at 8am PT/11am ET
“PULP FICTION Blogging For Profit”
Hosted By Wedding Market Editor Julie Albaugh

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Join the #WeddingMarket Live event on Facebook Live at 8:00am PT/11:00am ET or 4:00pm GMT. Our special guests will include Dawn Strong, Editor from Style Me Pretty,  Rebecca Crumley, Weddings Photo Editor from The Knot,  Bogdan Constantin, Co-founder and CMO of Menguin and Michele Schwartz Publisher of The Modern Jewish Wedding.  The chat will be hosted by Julie Albaugh of www.weddingmarketnews.com .

 

Like the @Wedding Market Facebook page to watch the broadcasts at www.weddingmarketlive.com or watch on Periscope at www.weddingmarket.live  .

Oct
5
Wed
Join #WeddingMarket Live Blogging For Profit At Wedding MBA
Oct 5 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am

Pulp Fiction Blogging For Profit will be live at the Wedding MBA in Las Vegas on Wednesday, October 5th.  Join the #WeddingMarket Live event on Facebook Live at 8:00am PT/11:00am ET or 4:00pm GMT. Our special guests will include Dawn Strong, Editor from Style Me Pretty,  Rebecca Crumley, Weddings Photo Editor from The Knot,  Bogdan Constantin, Co-founder and CMO of Menguin and Michele Schwartz Publisher of The Modern Jewish Wedding.  The chat will be hosted by Julie Albaugh of www.weddingmarketnews.com .

Join the Twitter chat online at www.weddingmarketchat.com . Include the #WeddingMarket hashtag in your posts or tweets. Join the Facebook Live broadcast on the @WeddingMarket Facebook page or www.weddingmarketlive.com . See also on Wedding Market’s Periscope at www.weddingmarket.live.

Going to the Wedding MBA? Join Pulp Fiction Blogging For Profit in person at the Las Vegas Convention Center in the Saguaro Room at 8:00am PST on Wednesday, October 5th.

Sponsored by WedFlick

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Host:

Julie Albaugh is editor of WeddingMarketNews.com. 

She has been a leader in the wedding industry for over 25 years. She is the host of the weekly Twitter chat for #WeddingMarketChat every Wednesday at 1:00 EST. Some of her Wedding Market guests have included Cake Boss, Randy Fenoli, David Tutera, Colin Cowie, Darcy Miller, Disney Weddings, Preston Bailey, Sharon Sacks, The Knot, Sandals and WeddingWire. Wedding Market was selected as #3 of the top 10 Social Media influencers in the Wedding Industry by Wed Biz Media.

www.weddingmarketnews.com

 

Special Guests:

Dawn Strong, Editor at Style Me Pretty

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Working alongside founder Abby Larson and an amazing team of crazy talented and creative people, Dawn Strong’s lifelong obsession with weddings is now her dream job as an Editor at Style Me Pretty. She has written and published thousands of weddings and events over the years. Launched in 2007, Style Me Pretty received more than 16 million page views per month, 1.4 million unique, and has become a true mainstay in both the weddings and publishing industries.

www.stylemepretty.com

 

Rebecca Crumley, Weddings Photo Editor at The Knot

As Weddings Photo Director for The Knot/XO Grouprebecca-crumley-bio-headshot-1 Inc., Rebecca Crumley’s role is always evolving
while seeking out the world’s best inspiration in real weddings. Her ability to sift through hundreds of
wedding submissions at a time keeps her in tune to local and national trends, relationships and how
technology plays a part in the wedding industry. With a decade’s experience of reviewing weddings,
she thoroughly knows local culture, talent, styles, and venue beats. Formally trained as a
photographer, Rebecca understands the balance of photographic challenges and how they’re translated to editorial outlets. Rebecca is also helping develop Two Bright Lights as an editorial industry outlet for being published. Rebecca currently works in Chicago, IL.

www.TheKnot.com

 

Bogdan Constantin, Co-founder and CMO of Menguin

Bogdan Constantin is the co-founder and CMO of bogdan2Menguin – the world’s highest rated online tux rental company. A native of Atlanta, GA; Bogdan graduated from the University of Georgia with dual degrees in 2 years while working full time in the technology sales division of HP. He’s had a variety of management positions in management consulting, corporate finance and analytics, having worked at 5 Fortune 100 companies prior to founding Menguin. An avid traveller, Bogdan has visited over 47 countries and speaks 5 languages. He’s a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Shapers and been featured on Entrepreneur and Forbes as a featured “Under 30” entrepreneur. He presently resides in Fayetteville, AR with his wife Amy and their year rambunctious dog Kona.

www.menguin.com

 

Michele Schwartz, Publisher at The Modern Jewish Wedding

Where venerable Jewish traditions meet au courant michelespeakerdesign, fashion and culinary trends, you will find popular blogger, writer and speaker Michele Schwartz, creator and editor-in-chief of The Modern Jewish Wedding. Known as “the Jewish bride’s guide to the Chuppah,” Modern Jewish Wedding elevates the newest trends, provides time-tested advice, and inspires couples to design an event that reflects their style and their faith. She has been featured as a speaker at TSE, Event Solutions, NACE Experience & the prestigious Engage! Luxury Wedding Conference on topics including Reaching the Jewish Audience, Blogging & Social Media and Creating Modern Jewish Weddings for Your Client. Her advice has been featured in print worldwide, including the New York Times.

www.themodernjewishwedding.com

 

Sponsored By:

Wedflick will live stream behind the scene videos of wedding pros at their weddings. They will live stream weddings for family and friends to see on their mobile device and on Wedding Market. Facebook Live accounts can be made private or public. Video can be embedded into a wedding Website. The video creates an online guest book heirloom with comments.
www.wedflick.com