Member News – July 2023

Member News – July 2023

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.

I am super excited to announce that we won Best of State for cakes and confections again. We’ve won this award since 2014 and every year we strive to do better and serve our clients through new approaches and the latest, delicious techniques! I love baking and love decorating. If you need a special occasion cake please reach out to us here! The Best of State Awards were created to recognize outstanding individuals, organizations and businesses in Utah. By recognizing excellence in our community and sharing examples of success and triumph in so many worthy endeavors, we hope all will be inspired to reach a little higher, to try a little harder, and to work a little smarter for our dreams and goals.

Christie Osborne of Mountainside Media recently spoke on a panel entitled “Know your Data; Wow Your Humans” at IMEX in Frankfurt, Germany.

Leah Weinberg, co-founder of Oduberg Law LLP sat down with Wedding Pros Who Are Ready To Grow to discuss how to ‘Deal With Emotional Wedding Clients.’

Meghan Ely of OFD Consulting rounds up experts for her articles on Mountainside Bride, ‘How to Plan an Activity-Packed Wedding Weekend in the Mountains’ and ‘What No One Tells You About Being a Longtime Industry Pro’ on Catersource. Meghan also made an appearance on Celebration Pro Podcast on ‘Creating Your Profitable PR Strategy,’ and The Wedding Biz Podcast to share how to ‘Navigate the Editorial Boom and Getting Your Real Weddings Published.’

Renee Sabo of Urban Soiree gives her expertise on I Do Wedding Marketing Podcast on ‘Emotional Marketing for Luxury Wedding Clients.’

Margaux Fraise of Harmony Creative Studio is hosting a 1-Day Venue Owners Workshop on July 25, 2023 as part of her Wedding Summit Series online education for wedding pros. This upcoming workshop will begin with early-bird registration on July 5 through July 14, where you can register here for live access + lifetime access to replays for all presentations and sessions.

Renée Dalo of Moxie Bright Events chats with From Ring To Revenue Podcast about ‘The Pitfalls Of Perfection.’

Kevin Dennis of WeddingIQ contributes to Hey Wedding Lady’s latest article on ‘How To Choose Newlywed Seating At Your Wedding Reception’ and reveals to WIPA the ‘Key Tech Apps To Run Your Wedding Business in 2023.’

Friar Tux is jumping into the summer wedding season with some amazing real wedding features! First, Carlos + Paul’s chic Laguna Beach Wedding with Creative Details in Love Inc. Magazine. This wedding was a California-Cool blend of textures and tones, with one groom in a Green Notch Lapel Suit and the other in a Black Paisley Peak Lapel Tuxedo.  Then Friar Tux went into the Bridgerton world with Angeline and Hamed’s Bridgerton-Inspired Wedding Day at Los Verdes Golf Course where the groom shined in a Black Notch Lapel Performance Tuxedo by Michael Kors in California Wedding Day. Once you are done drooling over the perfection of Angeline + Hamed’s wedding, head over to Sandro + Natalie’s outdoor dreamy wedding on Southern California Bride. The blend of soft tones and classic style also features the groom in a Black Notch Lapel Performance Tuxedo by Michael Kors. The Michael Kors Performance Collection available at Friar Tux features Coolmax technology and stretch fabric – perfect for Summer and Fall weddings and events.

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