Many respected names of the wedding sector attended the inaugural Alberta Wedding Awards 2019. The glitzy night aimed to acknowledge the best specialists and businesses of the industry.
The black -tie ceremony took place on Sunday March 31, at the Delta Calgary Downtown by Marriott.The awards celebrated hard working professionals who have dedicated their whole career to the wedding industry, having as a sole aim to deliver elegant, unique and memorable weddings suitable for any budget.
The star-studded evening was hosted by the multi-media host and Marketing Consultant, Taylor McNallie. She welcomed on stage wedding planners, coordinators, specialists, caterers, photographers, honeymoon planners and florists among others who ensure their customers always receive top services that are second to no-one, making one of the most important days of our lives as perfect as possible.
A Spokesperson for the Alberta Wedding Awards 2019 said: “The Alberta Wedding Awards showcased the gold standard of the wedding sector who work tirelessly to deliver exceptional weddings that will make the happy couple and their guests experience great and emotional moments.
“The wedding sector plays a vital role for the national economy, with thousands of weddings being held each year, creating many employment opportunities and developing the industry’s landscape.
“We would like to congratulate the winners for being at the forefront of the industry and winning at this year’s Alberta Wedding Awards.”
The winners of the Alberta Wedding Awards 2019 are:
Cake Designer of the Year: Forever Cakes (Calgary)
Romantic Wedding Venue of the Year: Hastings Lake Gardens (Sherwood Park)
Photographer of the Year: Image of Beauty (Red Deer)
Creative Photographer of the Year: Just Married Photography (Edmonton)
Videographer of the Year: Alexander Documentarian (Calgary)
Event Decorator of the Year: Wedding Finesse (Calgary)
Wedding Coordinator of the Year: Blossoms to Frost (Devon)
Local Wedding Exhibition of the Year: Diamonds Bridal Exhibition & Fashion Show (Lethbridge)
Groomswear Supplier of the Year: Formans Menswear (Calgary)
Wedding DJ of the Year: Barbu Entertainment (Calgary)
Wedding Entertainment of the Year: The Two Bit Bandits (Calgary)
Jewellers of the Year: The Golden Touch Goldsmiths (Red Deer)
Bridal Accessories Provider of the Year: BellezzaBridal (Calgary)
Transport Provider of the Year: Baseline Limousine (Edmonton)
Honeymoon Planner of the Year: Something Azul Destination Weddings & Travel (Cochrane)
Wedding Specialist Supplier of the Year: Mirage Photo Booth (Calgary)
Stationery Supplier of the Year: Create Love – Calgary Wedding Invitations & Design (Calgary)
Caterer of the Year: Secret Chef (Calgary)
Wedding Officiant of the Year: Meaningful Ceremonies (Edmonton)
Wedding Boutique of the Year North: The Bridal Boutique (Edmonton)
Wedding Boutique of the Year South: Hourglass Bridal Boutique Inc. (Calgary)
Wedding Boutique of the Year Overall Winner: Hourglass Bridal Boutique Inc. (Calgary)
Florist of the Year North: Two Buds Floral Artistry (Edmonton)
Florist of the Year South: Flower Chix (Calgary)
Florist of the Year Overall Winner: Two Buds Floral Artistry (Edmonton)
Wedding Planner of the Year North: Hitched by Joelle (Edmonton)
Wedding Planner of the Year South: Smashing Weddings & Events (Vulcan)
Wedding Planner of the Year Overall Winner: Smashing Weddings & Events (Vulcan)
Wedding Venue of the Year North: Rocking R Guest Ranch (Strathmore)
Wedding Venue of the Year South: Cornerstone Theatre & Restaurant (Canmore)
Wedding Venue of the Year Overall Winner: Cornerstone Theatre & Restaurant (Canmore)
Hair & Makeup Specialist of the Year North: Chez Elle (St. Paul)
Hair & Makeup Specialist of the Year South: Casey-lee Hair and Makeup Artistry (Calgary)
Hair & Makeup Specialist of the Year Overall Winner: Chez Elle (St. Paul)