Thursday, December 11, 2008

Announcing: engage!09 :: something blue

Engaging Concepts is thrilled to announce the incredible details for engage!09::something blue!! This three day luxury wedding business summit will be held June 21-24, 2009 at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman so save the dates!!!!

Our amazing line-up of confirmed speakers will include:

-Darcy Miller, Editorial Director of Martha Stewart Weddings
-Millie Bratten
, Editor in Chief of BRIDES
-Preston Bailey
-Marcy Blum
-Sylvia Weinstock
-Sean Low
, President of Preston Bailey Designs
-Michelle Rago destination event designer and author
-Harmony Walton
of The Bridal Bar LA
-Simon T. Bailey, author and brilliandeer
-Lara Casey
, Editor in Chief of Southern Weddings
-Abby Larson
founder and editor of Style Me Pretty
-Susan Moynihan
, Editor in Chief of Destination Weddings & Honeymoons Magazine
-Laura Novak, acclaimed wedding photojournalist and business consultant
-Randy Fenoli,
Fashion Director of Kleinfeld and featured in TLC's "Say Yes to the Dress"
...with more announcements still to come!

Aside from the unprecedented opportunity to be with the “best of the best” in the luxury wedding industry, this summit will include a Seven Mile Beach welcome party Sunday evening, continental breakfast Monday morning followed by a full day’s educational and inspirational symposium, networking luncheon and VIP dine-around. Tuesday morning will kick-off with continental breakfast and four (50)-minute targeted breakout sessions. And of course you’ll have time to explore and experience fabulous Grand Cayman during the afternoon before the celebratory gala dinner Tuesday evening.

The cost is $2000 per person with many more details to follow in early January with the launch of the official
engage!09 :: something blue website and blog. Registration will open Monday, February 2, 2009 and will be limited in order to keep the event intimate and impactful. The first two engage! events sold out and we expect to do the same with engage!09 so stay tuned for the launch of the website with all the specific details, special room rates, airline partners and more!

We look forward to seeing you in June and are thrilled to be hosting this expanded luxury wedding business summit in the beautiful Cayman Islands along with our presenting partner and long time client: The Cayman Islands Department of Tourism - we cannot wait to share this very unique and special tropical paradise with our friends in the wedding industry!!

8 comments:

Jolyn @ Nuance Occasions said...

Incredible!!! I'm speechless about this opportunity. Marking it down and seeing if I can rearrange my schedule to make it!

WishLaura said...

Wow this is great! The dates finally work out this year. Hopefully I'll be able to swing it. Thanks for giving us a heads up!

Mrs. Designher said...

Seriously! SERIOUSLY!?!? You wont have to pull my leg to want to come to this! It looks amazing. I see a girls trip in the future.

Caribbean Bride said...

This looks amazing! I may not be able to make it as I am booked that week though :(((

Gaz and Becs said...

Fabulous News!

Thanks for help make it happen here at home. We are sooooo excited and look forward to attending. Let us know anything we can do to help!

Ciao Bella

Wedding Soiree said...

Can't wait - we will see you there...

Event Couture said...

Sounds Great! Will there be more than one?

The Wedding Planning Audiocast said...

This should be a fantastic summit for all in the industry.