Teacher Feature: Laura Hendricks

This post is part of a series highlighting the talented instructors who will be part of the leadership at our wedding planner training course September 19-22 at The Laurel Venue in Dallas, Texas. Photo Credit: Amy Herfurth About Laura Hendricks Laura has been in the wedding industry since 20...

Teacher Feature: Kristen Knight

This post is part of a series highlighting the talented instructors who will be part of the leadership at our wedding planner training course September 19-22 at The Laurel Venue in Dallas, Texas. We hope to see you there! About Kristen With 15 years of experience in project management and...

Registration OPEN: Gay Weddings 101

We are proud to announce that registration is now open for our September 20th, 2016 educational seminar from 6p-9p with Christy Matthews at the Room on Main. Click this link to register now! Image credit: Gavin Farrington Our Expert: Christy Matthews Christy Matthews is a Certified Weddin...

Educate 2016: Walking the Tightrope

Every year, the American Association of Certified Wedding Planners hosts a half-day educational event. This year's event was open to the event industry at large and was presented by Linnyette Richardson-Hall, the original Wedding Diva. Linyette appeared on the Style Network show, "Whose Wedding is i...

Significant Events of Texas featured on Maharani Weddings

AACWP member Meredith Commender was featured today on Maharani Weddings, a premier resource for South Asian brides! Here's what they had to say about this gorgeous, colorful wedding: Get ready to be dazzled, Maharanis, because today we're bringing you a larger than life South Asian wedding straight...

Birds of a Feather takes over Style Me Pretty!

AACWP member Wendy Kay of Birds of a Feather got to show off her work today on Style Me Pretty's Instagram page with a Little Black Book takeover! We love Wendy's philosophy on event design: I don’t believe in cookie cutter weddings – from the invitations to the food, the centerpieces to th...

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AACWP is a non-profit association primarily focusing on the education of wedding planners. Our leadership consists of current members providing support, resources, and networking for wedding planners, as well as professional development, certification, and continuing education.


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