I will undertake a brand review in 2019

A wedding enables couples the unique opportunity to show their nearest and dearest and now through social media, the world, their style, personalities and what is important to them. Recently engaged couples are therefore on the hunt for inspiring websites, blogs,…


Faux weddings – ‘I do’ styled shoots

Styled shoots are a great way for venue owners, photographers, wedding stylists, florists, and calligraphers etc. to get together to create amazing, inspirational work. There can be so many positive outcomes from being part of a well organised and executed…


Brides in France

Love French Weddings? Parisian elegance styled shoot at the Chateau De Dohem, Normandy.

Today French chateaus are much sought-after locations for wedding receptions and celebrations.  They offer the most perfect, romantic setting in which to exchange your promises of eternal love…


The Business of risk – Wedding Academy January edition

“It’s impossible,” said pride.  “It’s risky,” said experience. “It’s pointless,” said reason. “Give it a try” whispered the heart. Quote Unknown.   Having set myself up in business, just under two years ago, I firmly believe in taking risks.  But, finding…


Generate new leads

After hosting a successful wedding, are you piggybacking off of it, to generate new leads? In this blog, published in latest edition of The Wedding Business Magazine, I help you to capitalise on every wedding held at your venue. https://issuu.com/weddingtrendreport/docs/wedbizmagoct17…


Time Management for Higher Venue Success

I have managed wedding and events venues for over 10 years.  Over this period, I have developed a strong belief that for a wedding venue to achieve higher levels of success, it has to manage time effectively.   What makes…


Save the date

How can venues get more couples or event planners to book their venue? There are many ways for venues to increase the number of bookings, but one of the most successful ways is to ensure that the venue continually raises…


When should you advertise?

Promotion generally involves directly spending on adverting across various media.  If you choose to spend, how do you ensure you are targeting the right clients, how do you ensure you get the best return on your investment to ensure that…