Neeta Raheja

Neeta Raheja is a multifaceted woman whose immense love for Indian culture and heritage has been the driving force behind her innovative communication strategies. With a master’s degree in mass communication, specializing in wedding management from New York, USA, she comes with three decades of expertise as a communication specialist. Neeta was one of the… Read more »

Devangi Parekh

Devangi Parekh is the Director at Aza Fashions, India’s premier retailer for luxury apparel and accessories. After completing her MBA at The Wharton School, she launched, the company’s global e-commerce platform which offers curated collections by over 1000 Indian designers, and has serviced clients in 75+ countries worldwide. Devangi has spearheaded growth for the… Read more »

Samar Shawareb

Samar Shawareb is the Founder and CEO of Arabia (; the leading online wedding planning platform in the Middle East and North Africa. Samar has extensive knowledge of the Wedding industry in the Middle East and has a great network of wedding professionals around the world. As a Media Partner of several regional and… Read more »

Nikki Rutherford

Growing up in a family owned and run business of wedding floristry, I have always had a real love of weddings, and the time, thought and planning that goes into them. I moved to Dubai in 2016 to pursue my love of marketing and event planning, creating full 360 solutions for clients across the UAE,… Read more »

Manasi Scott

Manasi Scott was termed the ultimate entertainer by Citadel magazine. With over 1800 live stage performances under her belt, she is, arguably, the only Indian artiste that brings to the live stage arena exceptional performing talent as a singer/songwriter, a sense of individualistic quirky fashion and the ability to go across genres and languages. As… Read more »

Emma Pope

Emma Pope, as the Corporate Director of Lifestyle Events is the driving force behind unforgettable lifestyle events across Emaar Hospitality Group. With an illustrious career spanning nearly two decades in the dynamic world of event planning, Emma’s expertise has left an indelible mark on the industry, earning her the reputation of a true luminary. Emma’s… Read more »

Rhiannon Downie Hurst

Rhiannon Downie-Hurst is a multi-passionate entrepreneur and the founder of Club Media FZE, a digital publishing and creative marketing agency. Her entrepreneurial journey commenced in April 2012, upon her engagement, when she faced numerous unanswered questions and encountered a notable lack of inspiration in planning her wedding. This personal experience led her to conduct a… Read more »

Rui Mota Pinto

Rui Mota Pinto is a leading figure in the wedding world. Renowned as a visionary designer and planner, who has been revolutionizing the romance industry for over three decades. In 2023, he was listed at the prestigious Eventex Power List, as one of the 50 Most Influential Wedding Professionals Worldwide and 50 Most Influential Persons… Read more »

Naz Nalbantoğlu

Graduating with a law and master’s degree in Msc Management in London, Naz has decided to work on digital marketing. Naz and her partner Aslı found Bridolog in 2018 which has become the first and most powerful wedding influencer in Turkey. Bridolog is an exclusive wedding planning platform which provides inspirational and quality wedding contents… Read more »


Danielle Andrews is the President and Co-Founder of The Wedding Planners Institute of Canada Inc., an international leader in higher education for wedding professionals with over 10,000 alumni from 35 different countries around the world. Danielle has been designing and producing weddings and international events professionally, since 2000. She has planned weddings, events and conferences… Read more »