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Member Spotlight: Becky Hart of Event Crush

As you all know, planning a spectacular wedding or event takes time, money, patience, and vision. Becky Hart, founder of Event Crush, is here to help clients navigate the ins and outs of planning, connect them with amazing wedding and event professionals, and manage all of the little details so that they can soak up… Read More »

Member Spotlight: Sarah Viera of Sarah Viera Events

Founded in Colorado Springs, Colorado in 2010, Sarah Viera Event Planning & Design has designed and coordinated over 500 events including weddings, intimate dinner parties, and sensational elopements. President, CEO, and designer, Sarah Viera, inspires her design by taking the clients vision, finding a unique element for inspiration, and creating an original, one-of-a-kind event for each client. Her… Read More »

Member Spotlight: Shelly Fortune of Shelly Fortune Event Design

Shelly Fortune Event Design believes in creating more than just a pretty space. Founder and Director of Events, Shelly Fortune, grew a strong team of women in Kentucky with a passion for building relationships. With their personal commitment and attention to detail, Shelly and her team create one-of-a-kind weddings and events in Lexington, Louisville, Cincinnati, and… Read More »

On a Mission to Make an Impact: Meet the Dad & Daughter Duo Behind The Abundance Group

In the weddings and special events space, there’s an amazing—almost overwhelming—amount of resources available to every professional of every type and size. It should be no surprise when you consider the size of the industry globally, and the sheer breadth of professional segments, each with their own unique needs, paths, and processes. Some of these… Read More »

Member Spotlight: Jenni Koch of Wild Hill Flowers & Events

Jenni Koch is the owner and designer of Wild Hill Flowers & Events based in Kansas, which specializes in custom floral design as well as expert event coordination services. Jenni works to make your planning process just as lovely as your wedding day. With hundreds of weddings worth of experience, her thoughtful process and attention to… Read More »

Member Spotlight: Jonathon Dakarai of Apollo Fotografie

We’re so excited to share with you our interview with the incredible Jonathon Dakarai of Apollo Fotografie! Jonathon is a candid storyteller who thrives in diversity and uses journalistic techniques and natural lights to help you remember the happiest day of your life. Apollo Fotografie offers wedding photography, wedding videography, photo booth rentals, and elopement… Read More »

Member Spotlight: Stacy Giacchi Herr of On The Spot Catering

This week, we had the chance to talk with Stacy Giacchi Herr of On The Spot Catering, based out of Plainfield, Connecticut. Run by her and her father, John, On The Spot Catering is a family owned and operated full service catering and event planning company committed to creating unforgettable moments, delicious food, and lasting impressions. Keep… Read More »

Member Spotlight: Nikki Chambers of Elevee & Co.

We’re so excited to share with you our interview with Nikki Chambers of Elevee & Co. Nikki has been a wedding planner for over a decade and is here to change the perception of weddings in Delaware. From her sources for inspiration to the one thing she would change about the wedding and special events industry, we’re… Read More »

Member Spotlight: Courtney Tibbets of After The Engagement

We’re so excited to share our interview with Courtney Tibbets of After The Engagement. Courtney has been a wedding planner in Southern California since 2008 and is here to “plan the hell out of a kick-ass wedding.” From what started as a side hustle that became the wedding biz it is today, to the Aisle Planner… Read More »

Member Spotlight: IAWEP Graduate Nikolina Mujic da Silva

Today, pros and planners, we’re so excited to take things international. Pack your bags, people—we’re sitting down with Nikolina Mujic da Silva, the owner of Splendida Weddings, a boutique wedding planning and design firm based in Portugal. (Psst…she also happens to be an International  Academy of Wedding and Event Planning graduate.) From her passion for… Read More »

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