Weddzilla.com's strength lies in its ability to provide a fully interactive online wedding planning experience, making our Guru Panel an integral part of this commitment
Mc Lean, VA (Vocus) February 5, 2010
Weddzilla.com, the first online social wedding platform to fully integrate the wedding planning process into popular social networks, today announced the Weddzilla Guru Panel. A team of celebrity professionals representing some of the most trusted names in the wedding industry will share their experiences with Weddzilla.com members on a wide range of topics most important to brides-to-be. The Weddzilla Gurus will be unveiled at the Weddzilla.com National Launch Party at The National Museum for Women in the Arts in Washington, DC, on Thursday, February 25, 2010.
Guru's will interact on Weddzilla.com in addition guest blogging on the Weddzilla Blog. Weddzilla Guru Panel members include:
Ron Ben-Israel: Weddzilla Cake Guru
Ron’s confectionary creations have been featured in countless publications, many times adorning their covers, such as the The New York Times, Martha Stewart Living, and Vogue. Numerous books have also highlighted his cakes and he has made a significant number of television and movie appearances such as The Oprah Winfrey, the Today Show, as the Host of Wedding Cake Wars, and as a favorite guest of Martha Stewart Living, among many others.
Sue Fleming: Weddzilla Fitness Guru
Fitness expert Sue Fleming is the creator of the Buff Fitness® workout regimen. The program’s popularity led to a critically acclaimed reality TV series – Buff Brides – on Discovery Health Channel, now featured on Fit TV. Sue’s new Buff line of workout DVDs are based on her Random House/Villard book series, which includes Buff Brides, Buff Moms, Buff Moms-to-Be, and Fashionably Buff.
Diane Forden: Weddzilla Etiquette Guru Diane Forden has been the Editor in Chief of Bridal Guide magazine since 1995. Diane has co-authored several publications for engaged couples including 'How to Plan the Perfect Wedding Without Going Broke,' 'How to Choose the Perfect Wedding Gown' and 'New Etiquette for Today’s Bride'. A noted wedding authority, Diane has been a guest speaker at numerous industry events and has appeared on radio and TV programs such as Good Morning, America; The Today Show; Good Day, New York; E! Style; the Fox News Channel; MSNBC, Bloomberg TV; Lifetime’s 'Get Married'; and TLC’s 'A Wedding Story'
Lisa 'Ceci' Johnson: Weddzilla Invitation Guru
Founder and Creative Director of Ceci New York, Ceci Johnson is a world-renowned graphic designer and innovator of invitations. With prestigious awards from both the design and wedding industry, Lisa continually creates trendsetting work, a determining factor in her company being named one of the Top 25 Trendsetters by Modern Bride Magazine and the Expert Stationer by New York Magazine.
Steve Kemble: Weddzilla Sassiest Wedding Guru
The event industry’s king of self-promotion, also known as 'America’s Sassiest Lifestyle Guru,' Steve Kemble is one of the industry’s most visible, vocal and unique personalities. He has been dishing out fashion disses at celebrities for more than three years as a Top Cop for Us Weekly Magazine’s Fashion Police and is a centerpiece of WE TV’s marquee block of bridal programming, Wedding Central.
Sharon Naylor: Weddzilla “How-To” Guru
Sharon Naylor is the author of over 35 wedding planning books, a blogger for iVillage Weddings 'Planning in Peace,' contributing editor for Southern Bride, and a regular contributor to the top bridal magazines, including Bridal Guide, Southern Bride, and Bride's. She has also been featured by numerous broadcast and print outlets including Good Morning America, ABC News, Lifetime, The New York Times, Modern Bride, and many others.
"Weddzilla.com’s strength lies in its ability to provide a fully interactive online wedding planning experience, making our Guru Panel an integral part of this commitment,” said Aaron Hall, Founder and CEO of Weddzilla.com. “We are extremely pleased to be able to welcome such a renowned group of wedding experts to our site to serve as a fully accessible advisory board for our Nearlyweds and Vendors.”
Weddzilla.com, the first online social wedding platform to fully integrate the wedding planning process into popular social networks, allows Nearlyweds to collect, plan, shop, and connect with vendors Nationwide at no cost. By leveraging proprietary technology and established online communities, Weddzilla ensures a more efficient, interactive and social wedding planning experience.