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The Wedding Expo is South Africa's answer to face-to-face marketing in the wedding industry. An AAXO member, The Wedding Expo is ABC audited and subscribes to a published code of conduct.
Taking South African experts to the South African bride.
The Wedding Expo, created by founder Amanda Cunningham, has become the premier national bridal marketing event in Africa. From inception in 2002 with one show per year, the show has grown to two shows annually since 2005 and hosts premier bridal service providers per show.
The Wedding Expo invests extensive financial resources to reach bridal couples and their families and friends. In this regard, The Wedding Expo's marketing and PR team works throughout the year researching and staying current with trends to promote not only the show, but also the industry in feature articles and online platforms. Annually, The Wedding Expo achieves over R20-million in media publicity.
In 2015 The Wedding Expo launched two additional shows in South Africa, one in Durban and one in Cape Town. The additional shows run on the exact same formula of success that the Johannesburg show has done since 2002. Growing through innovation and customer service.
This must-go-to show helps brides, grooms and wedding guests navigate their way through the magical yet sometimes stressful production of planning a wedding.For the newly engaged, wedding planners and even second-time-arounders, The Wedding Expo is instrumental in making dreams come true.
The Wedding Expo has achieved the following awards:
EXSA Exhibition of the Year in the consumer category in 2004 and 2005
PMR.Africa Diamond Arrow award for achieving the highest scores in its category in 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.
Distinction in Greening Finalist in the AAXO ROAR Awards 2016