Association of Bridal Consultants New York

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ABC New York Leaders

ABC New York Manager

Jacqueline Vazquez, MWP

Master Wedding Planner

Lifetime Events by Jacqueline

Best Features: Educator, Patient, Creative, Brings out the best in people.

Why ABC: Jacqueline believes in education, professionalism, and excellence.  This is the reason for her becoming an ABC member, because the Association of Bridal Consultants is the one organization with Standards for Wedding Excellence.

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p. 914-713-3127

ABC New York Networking Leaders - Metro NY

Lisa Marie Blinn, PWP

LNG Director
Long Island
(Suffolk, Nassau, Queens)

L. Marie Events

Owner/Professional Bridal Consultant

Best Features: Creative, Detail-oriented, Passionate

Why ABC?  The relationships formed and support between members.

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p. 516-659-6897

Melissa Fife, PWP

LNG Director
Westchester/Hudson Valley 

Events by Missy & Co

Owner and Lead Designer

Best Features:  Fresh perspective, non-traditional, organized & fun.

Why ABC? As the industry continues to change, I believe ABC is an essential part of my business; we network and learn from each other constantly and if our business are to succeed, ABC will be a major factor.

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t. 914-426-5650

Lisa Zaro

LNG Coordinator
Hudson Valley

Personalized Ceremonies by Rev. Lisa Zaro

Best Features: Devoted, Creative, Passionate, Inspired. 

Why ABC? I truly enjoy building relationships with other event professionals.  ABC has wonderful learning opportunities throughout the year that all wedding pros can benefit from.  As a Professional Wedding Officiant, that has been very important.  

ABC New York Networking Leaders - Metro NY

Adrienne O'Connor

LNG Coordinator
Manhattan & Bronx

Ruffles and Tweed


Best Features: Passionate, detail-oriented, resourceful, and creative.

Why ABC? I chose ABC for the networking and industry support it offers, as well as for the training and educational opportunities - I am always looking for ways to advance my industry knowledge and grow my business - ABC has the perfect tools for that.

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p.  631-478-2390

Simone Vega, CWP

LNG Coordinator

Coordinated to Perfection


Best Features:  Creative, Personable, Organized, Resourceful

Why ABC?  I believe that forming healthy relationships and partnerships in the industry is a big key to a successful career.  ABC offers every member the opportunity for education and networking among our peers.

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p. 646-651-0177

ABC New York Networking Leaders - Upstate

Laurie Beckman, MWP, MWV

LNG Co-Director
Capital State Region

Gracious Events

Master Wedding Planner & Master Wedding Vendor

Best Features:  Experienced, creative, unique, passionate

Why ABC?  ABC is an amazing group of consultants and wedding professionals that encourages your growth and successes, offers continuing education and strives to keep the professional standards the best they can be while giving you an amazing support group around the globe.  There is no other organization as dedicated to the wedding industry.

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 p. 518-861-6557

Tammy Lee-Papia, MWP

LNG Director
Western NY Region

Heavenlee Weddings


Best Features:  Respected, Committed, Experienced, Diligent.

Why ABC?  This organization is as dedicated to the industry as well as it's members.  Always striving to provide us with new member benefits that help to grow our businesses.  Continuing education is always a priority, and critical to our ever changing industry, always challenging us to be the industry leaders!!

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p. 716-361-3819

Kate Taylor, PWP

LNG Co-Director
Capital State Region


Best Features: Precise, Enthusiastic, Fresh ideas, Personable

Why ABC? I chose ABC for the strong bonds, and support system  that encourages me to push harder, not give up and become something great.  The training provided allows you to grow with your company while staying up on the latest event trends.

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p. 518-242-6147

ABC New York State Steering Committee

Masters of converting coffee into customer satisfaction

Qwandra Hercules, PWP

2019 ABC NYS Conference Planner

Darryl Gaines, PWP

Steering Committee

p. 646-296-6658