Member News – November 2021

As always, a big shout out to our members that have made the news. Below you’ll find members that have been highlighted or otherwise recognized. Thank you to those that submitted news this month and thank you to our members that continue to push the outside of the envelope in some way.

Kevin Dennis of WeddingIQ was featured on GoodShuffle for ‘Best Tips on Top-Notch Customer Service for Event Pros.’ He was also included in WeddingWire’s article on ‘How to Deal with a Last-Minute Vendor Cancellation.’

Leah Weinberg of Color Pop Events sits down to give insight on how to ‘Find Your Emotional Style’ on Inclusively Yours Podcast.  

Christie Osborne of Mountainside Media is featured in the Special Events Magazine Fall 2021 Issue. 

Jennifer Taylor of Jen Taylor Consulting gives ‘3 Ways to Expand Your Network You Haven’t Considered Yet’ on WIPA

Renée Dalo of Moxie Bright Events contributed to ‘Wedding and Business Podcasts You Should Be Listening To’ on Catersource

Margaux Fraise of Harmony Creative Studio reveals to WeddingWire ‘2022 Wedding Trends That Are Actually Doable.’

Elizabeth Sheils of Rock Paper Coin shares ‘4 Strategies To Get Your Inbox In Gear Before It’s Too Late’ on Be Sage and ‘How to Take Action on Your Big Dreams Before 2021 Ends’ on WIPA.

Meghan Ely of OFD Consulting rounded up experts for her articles, ‘The Benefits To Offer To Increase Employee Retention For Event Employees’ and ‘Best Tips For Top-Notch Customer Service For Event Professionals’ on GoodShuffle. She also compiled a list of the ‘Wedding and Business Podcasts You Should Be Listening To’ on Catersource

BreeAnn Gale, Owner of Pink Blossom Events and WIPA Seattle President, is celebrating 15 Years of business this November 2021.

Viero Bridal Las Vegas has been sold and the boutique’s new name is Perla Bridal. Perla Bridal is still located in Town square. Its new website is 

Rebecca Grant of New Creations Wedding Planning based out of Seattle, WA was interviewed and was a featured contributor on Wedding Rule. She was asked about her business, how it operates, how she got started in this industry, and some of her most frequent FAQ’s couples ask about her and wedding planning.

David Fletcher, owner of New York’s Best Musicians and Washington’s Best Musicians, Photo & Video was interviewed by  Myrdith Leon-McCormack  and featured in the latest edition of World Bride Magazine. Music is one of the quintessential things about the wedding to get the crowd moving and stir up emotions. David Fletcher founder of New York’s Best Musicians and Washington’s Best Musicians and Photo & Video speaks on his longstanding career in the events industry and the wonderful way he has served many of his clients over the years. Read the full interview HERE.

Raise a glass of champagne and enjoy this trendy-meets-ethereal garden wedding on Hey Wedding Lady, with a classic Heather Grey Michael Kors Suit from Friar Tux.  A cozy autumn look from Friar Tux with a Gold Velvet Shawl Lapel Tuxedopopped in this warm fall inspired moment on Wedding Sparrow!  Then transport yourself to the stunning Santa Monica Mountains to the most perfect real wedding ever! With adorable personal touches, a dusty blue color scheme, and of course the ever chic Navy Shawl Tuxedo with a black lapel on Style Me Pretty.  Visit Friar Tux and if you are interested in joining their program dedicated to wedding industry professionals, featuring exclusive savings to share with your couples and information about styled shoots. 

BURST Event Co is so excited to introduce the 2 newest members of our planning team, Zaire Thomas and Liz Stam. To read more about Zaire + Liz and why we’re so excited to have them joining our team, visit our about page here.

BURST Event Co is thrilled to announce our new partnership with Chicago Loft Venues as the in-house Wedding Management team for their venues, The Zephyr and The Stockhouse. This partnership will allow the team at Chicago Loft Venues to focus on marketing, selling, and managing their venue while enhancing their couples’ overall experience by pairing them with a team of pro Planners to guide them through their planning process and execute their wedding day!

Rolling in Dough Bakery was recently published by @lindsaytigar for the Wedding Wire  The article on cake trends for 2022 ran in October. All trends were based on the many wedding cake design consultations in Las Vegas for both local and destination couples.