Wedding Industry News: Inaugural European Conference Announced

Hey everyone! Today we’re taking a break from our usual wedding PR and wedding marketing posts, to share some wonderful industry news. We’re just thrilled to be partnering with the AEWP and do hope our friends and colleagues in Europe will consider joining us for this upcoming workshop. ~Meghan

European Wedding Association Announces Inaugural Wedding Marketing & Wedding PR Workshop

(Málaga, Spain)— The Association of European Wedding Professionals (AEWP) is pleased to announce that its inaugural wedding marketing and wedding pr workshop The First Annual  AEWP Wedding Industry Workshop is set for Tuesday, November 13, 2012, from 10:30am to 6:30pm at the Molino de Batán.

“We’re ecstatic to bring this fresh batch of wedding marketing and wedding pr topics to the European wedding industry,” says Jennifer McCloy, Founder and Executive Director of the AEWP.

This year’s keynote speaker will be American wedding marketing and public relations expert Meghan Ely of OFD Consulting, who will speak on the following topics:

  • State of the Wedding Industry & The Latest Trends
  • Marketing and the Economy 101: How to Sell and Negotiate during Tougher Times
  • Streamlining Your Wedding Business
  • Social Media and the Bridal Industry

Tickets are 125€  and AEWP members will receive a special rate of 100€. Those interested in membership with the AEWP will have the opportunity to attend the workshop and join the AEWP for 350€.  The ticket will include the workshop, lunch, parking and the post workshop cocktail hour.

For more information and to register, please visit the Association of European Wedding Professionals web site.

About Association of European Wedding Professionals

The Association of European Wedding Professionals is the first organization in Europe dedicated to maintaining professionalism and integrity within the wedding industry. By outlining specific standards for both bridal consumers and Wedding Professionals alike, enforcing strict codes of conduct for members and serving as a medium for consumer feedback, AEWP serves as the continent’s premier regulatory body in regards to all wedding activities.

To learn more about AEWP, you can visit their website at or at their page on Facebook.



Meghan Ely

Regarded as one of the leading wedding publicists in the US, Meghan Ely combines in-the-trenches event experience with a love of wedding PR. She has earned coverage for her clients with the New York Times, People, Brides, Bridal Guide, The Knot, Martha Stewart Weddings, CNN Money, and more. She is a WeddingPro Expert and long-time contributor to and