The Wedding Expo partners with global organisers On Show Solutions
On Show Solutions, which has acquired a 50% stake in The Wedding Expo, will provide strategy, insight and experience to the current leadership. ‘We are excited to have partnered with On Show Solutions, who have vast experience in hosting roadshows, events and exhibitions on five continents.’ says Amanda Cunningham, Managing Director of The Wedding Expo. ‘Our combined team is well poised to propel the show even further, and we look forward to this marriage of minds.’
The Wedding Expo, which will celebrate its 40th event in March, is looking forward to growing the participation of suppliers who specialise in honeymoons, venues and destination weddings, ‘This growth will increase the visitor experience at the expos, and provide even more inspiration and direction for brides and grooms,’ says Cunningham.
On Show Solutions owner Jacqui Reynolds says ‘For 18 years, The Wedding Expo has held the position of market leader for wedding shows in South Africa. We now have the opportunity to enhance future shows with our tourism relationships and industry knowledge.’
Reynolds and co-owner Amanda Margison both have more than 20 years of experience in the exhibition and eventing business. Says Margison: ‘It’s exciting to be part of a new industry. While the wedding industry has its own characteristics, we believe our expanding team can elevate the show to a new level with our exhibition experience.’
The year’s first expo will take place at Hyde Park Corner, Johannesburg on 30th and 31st March.
The expo will showcase a wide variety of wares and services as well as activations such as the fashion show, the successful Win a Wedding competition, cake-tasting station, table inspiration, learning to dance, speed dating with wedding suppliers, High teas, champagne walls … the activity is endless.
The next events will take place in Johannesburg East on 8th and 9th June at Carnival City Sun Park, and in Durban on 3rd and 4th August at Sibaya Sun Park.
For more information and to book, go to www.wedding-expo.co.za
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