Speaker Review for two UKAWP members – Wedding Planning Excellence 2015

Continuing our reviews and thank you posts for WPE15 speakers, today we would like to thank Isabel of Isabel Smith Wedding Design and Louise of Louise Perry Weddings  who gave an excellent and very honest account of their own experiences in setting up and running their wedding planning businesses. During their presentation, entitled ‘Lucrative Business or…

Read More

Speaker Reviews – Wedding Planning Excellence 2015

Continuing our series of ‘thank you’s’ to our speakers, today we would like to thank our very own Bernadette Chapman, Founder and Education Director of the the UKAWP and owner of Dream Occasions. The title of Bernadette’s presentation was ‘The same 24 hours in a day as everyone else: Scheduling your time like a boss’.…

Read More

Speaker Reviews – Wedding Planning Excellence 2015

Continuing with short reviews of our stunning speaker line up at WPE15, a big thank you to Nicola Rae-Wickham The Social Stylist who led an extremely useful and thought provoking session for us on storytelling and how to use this for business. We think the comments from member wedding planner Isabel Smith below probably echo what many…

Read More

Speaker Reviews – Wedding Planning Excellence 2015

Following the success of our recent Wedding Planning Excellence (WPE15) Seminar, over the next couple of weeks we plan to share speaker reviews and show you some of the stunning images of the  event shot by Hannah Duffy. Our first speaker on Day One was Fiona Humberstone. Fiona is a creative thinker, innovative marketer and…

Read More

WPE Partner Focus

Last week saw the return of the Wedding Planning Excellence seminar (WPE 2015) for the 5th time.  Held over 2 days at Millbridge Court in Surrey, WPE 2015 gave wedding planners the opportunity to learn from a variety of inspirational speakers and network with like-minded planners. The seminar proved to be a huge success and…

Read More

WPE2015 Partner Focus: meet Millbridge Court

Wedding Planning Excellence seminar, a two day educational event entirely dedicated to wedding planners. Today we’d like to talk to you about Millbridge Court, a truly unique wedding and events venue in the heart of Surrey, host and partner of WPE. This beautiful venue has been designed to deliver an unforgettable and seamless experience for weddings. Newly built wedding facilities…

Read More

WPE2015 Speaker Focus: meet Kelly Chandler

We are nearly there! Wedding Planning Excellence is in just over a week, plans are being finalised, speakers are ready (some are even flying in from overseas!). We are truly looking forward to spending a couple of days being inspired by some of the best, and walking away feeling positive, fully recharged and ready for…

Read More

WPE15 Speaker Focus – meet Nicola Rae-Wickham and Laura Burkitt

Marketing yourself with purpose deserves serious consideration, dedication and discipline.This is true in the early stages of your wedding planning career, but it’s just as important if you have been running your business for several years. In an industry as competitive as ours, standing out from the crowd isn’t always easy – between colleagues that…

Read More

WPE2015 Speaker Focus: meet James Lord and Zsofia Jamieson

WPE is fast approaching and we now have just three more speaker profiles posts coming up on the blog. We can’t believe how fast the weeks have gone by and what an amazing program we have in store for you! Our speakers for day 2 of Wedding Planning Excellence will focus on topics that will help you…

Read More

WPE15 Speaker Focus – meet Polly Alexandre

Being passionate about your job can be both a blessing and a curse. As wedding planners we give our clients much more than just our time – we are fully dedicated to the planning and success of their wedding day, working tirelessly for months and months in view to deliver the perfect day. What sometimes…

Read More