The International Academy of Wedding and Event Planning (IAWEP) is pleased to announce their 2018-19 Global Advisory Board.

“2018 has already been an exciting year for the International Academy of Wedding and Event Planning,” shares Kylie Carlson, the Academy’s CEO and Founder.  “With that, we’re thrilled to continue the momentum by assembling top industry thought leaders from around the world.”

Meryl Snow of SnowStorm Solutions will be joining the Global Advisory Board, where she will contribute her input into course materials, provide guidance for Academy students and share her insight with Wedding Business Magazine, as well as the annual International Wedding Trend Report.

“Education is extremely important to me because it provides knowledge and that is the foundation that we need to navigate in the special events industry, ” says Meryl Snow.

The Academy currently has campuses in UK, Australia, New Zealand, the UAE, South East Asia, and North America. In total, fifty wedding professionals were selected globally for the honor.  

“It has been a true honor to pursue our role as a global leader in wedding and event planning, styling and design education, and we are quite fortunate to welcome this elite group of professionals to the team,” adds Carlson. “Now more than ever, it’s essential we maintain an international vision as we look ahead to what’s to come.”

Meryl has spent 28 years in the special event & wedding industry as co-founder of Feastivities Events, along with its subsidiaries OffShoots Decor and Philadelphia's Picnic Company.   She also is the author of Booked It, Cha Ching and three how-to Style & Design videos.     
She's ambitious, focused and confident. This is more than a job; she’s on a mission to help businesses get on their own path to success. Meryl's a passionate believer in entrepreneurship and uses her gifts to support businesses build a stronger economy. Her philosophies have proved successful for not only her own business, but also many other companies, trade organizations, and universities have benefited from her training and advice. 

About the International Academy of Wedding and Event Planning

With six online campuses globally, the International Academy of Wedding and Event Planning boasts an internationally recognized accreditation program that brings professional training to wedding planners, event planners, event designers and wedding stylists.