with Andy Kushner

An Inside Look into the Weddings and Event World

Andy Kushner offers an inside look behind-the-scenes of the wedding and event world for both industry experts and bridal couples by featuring in-depth and transformative conversations with event industry icons. The Wedding Biz is also the only global platform of its kind to serve the business development needs of wedding and events professionals. As the host, Andy interviews the most prolific thought leaders and talent, taking you behind the curtain and revealing their personality, character, passions, and secrets to their success. Andy’s powerful, yet casual and comfortable interview style gives you access to the authentic story each of these incredible industry leaders has to share. The Wedding Biz podcast is your opportunity to really get to know the amazing personalities that endlessly elevate the world of weddings and special events.

Most recent episodes:

The Wedding Biz – Episode 430 REVISIT RAY THOMPSON: Lighting Design & The Choreography Of Emotion

The Wedding Biz – Episode 429 ZAINAB ALSALIH: How COVID Has Changed Priorities and More

The Wedding Biz – Episode 428 BRETT CULP: Embracing Change Empowering Others and Sparking Innovation

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All previous episodes:

The Wedding Biz – Episode 430 REVISIT RAY THOMPSON: Lighting Design & The Choreography Of Emotion

The Wedding Biz – Episode 429 ZAINAB ALSALIH: How COVID Has Changed Priorities and More

The Wedding Biz – Episode 428 BRETT CULP: Embracing Change Empowering Others and Sparking Innovation

The Wedding Biz – Episode 427 CORBIN GURKIN: Life as a Photographer

The Wedding Biz – Episode 426 DAVID STARK: How Innovation Comes Out of Constraints

The Wedding Biz – Episode 425 JACK EZON: Navigating Today’s Travel Market

The Wedding Biz – Episode 424 CARRIE GOLDBERG/CLG Creative: Fashion Styling and Creative Consulting

The Wedding Biz – Episode 423 JEANNIE YOUNG SAVAGE: From Hotel Management to Details Details

The Wedding Biz – Episode 422 REVISIT: Rishi Patel – CEO of HMR Designs

The Wedding Biz – Episode 421 STEPHANIE COLE: Making Big Changes and Going Solo

The Wedding Biz – Episode 419 Augusta Cole: Planning, Designing, and Staying One Step Ahead

The Wedding Biz – Episode 418 Jean-Pierre Uys: Photography, Storytelling, and Working Within the Chaos

The Wedding Biz – Episode 417 MICHELLE DEMAREE: “Miss Diamond Ring”

The Wedding Biz – Episode 416 PRESTON BAILEY: Creativity as a Muscle and More!

The Wedding Biz – Episode 415 Revisit: JULIE NOVACK: PartySlate & Building A Venture-Capital Backed Business

The Wedding Biz – Episode 414 SEAN LOW: The Heart and Soul of the Wedding Industry

The Wedding Biz – Episode 413 LAURIE ARONS: Overcoming the Obstacles of a Challenging Year

The Wedding Biz – Episode 412 KT MERRY: Implementing Adventure, Purpose, & Soul into Photography

The Wedding Biz – Episode 411 Revisit: Brett Culp – Obstacle Or Opportunity

The Wedding Biz – Episode 410 HEIDI THOMPSON: Marketing, A Marriage of Two Passions and the Importance of Research

The Wedding Biz – Episode 409 JENNIFER STEIN: Moving Forward and Lessons Learned from the COVID-19 Pandemic

The Wedding Biz – Episode 408 PAUL MORSE: From the White House to White Gowns

The Wedding Biz – Episode 407 REVISIT: Cindy Novotny – Mastering Motivation

The Wedding Biz – Episode 406 Sharon Sever: Head Designer for Galia Lahav – Worldwide Couture and High Fashion Design

The Wedding Biz – Episode 405 SHAN-LYN MA: CEO of Zola and How Her Company Has Experienced Explosive Growth

The Wedding Biz – Episode 404 ANNA PRICE OLSON: Editorial Director, Brides

The Wedding Biz – Episode 403 REVISIT: Norma Cohen – Building A Thriving Business Within A Community

The Wedding Biz – 402 GINA ESPOSITO AND SHEENA MEEKINS: Partners In Photography

The Wedding Biz – 401 RYAN HILL: A Uniquely Theatrical Commitment to Creativity and Playing the Long Game

The Wedding Biz – 400 DANIELA BRAGA: A Professional Model’s Dream Wedding

The Wedding Biz – 399 REVISIT: A Conversation With: CHRISTIAN OTH

The Wedding Biz – 398 HUGH HOWSER: Incorporating a Sense of Humor and a Sixth Sense

The Wedding Biz – 397 ANNIE LEE: Overcoming Challenges as the Daughter of Design

The Wedding Biz – 396 TOM KEHOE: How a Driving Gig Became a Designing Empire

The Wedding Biz – 395 ROBIN AND JEFFREY SELDEN: Continuing a Legacy

The Wedding Biz – 394 REVISIT: Chef Roy Yamaguchi- Cuisine, Culture & Community

Episode 393 AJ WILLIAMS: What Success Means in the Wedding and Galas Industry

The Wedding Biz – 392 Meg Smith: Photography As A Life’s Work

Episode 391 REVISIT: Simon T. Bailey- How To Harness Your Brilliance and Turbo Charge Your Business

The Wedding Biz – 390 In Memory of Sylvia Weinstock: Queen of Cakes

The Wedding Biz – 389 ELIZABETH SOLARU: From Biomedicine to Crafting World-Class Cakes

The Wedding Biz – 388 SARA RUSSELL: Wedding Sparrow the Award-Winning Wedding Blog and Shifting Priorities Following COVID

The Wedding Biz – 387 REVISIT: Eddie Zaratsian – Experiential Events to Delight the Senses

The Wedding Biz – 386 EMILY REIFEL: Talking Weddings with the “Empress Em of Events” at The Plaza, NYC