About Kelly Chandler
Kelly Chandler, has a wealth of specialist wedding industry experience over more than 15 years leading her award-winning independent wedding planning company (The Bespoke Wedding Company) working very closely with and on behalf of discerning global couples to plan their unique UK-based weddings.
Together with a 6 year Directorship at industry body, the UK Alliance of Wedding Planners, setting standards and promoting professionalism in the field, Kelly is proud to eat, breathe and sleep weddings! She is a well-respected go-to expert in the business of weddings with a unique grasp of both the bridal journey and a venue’s commercial requirements.
Kelly regularly speaks, trains and consults for a range of forward thinking wedding locations including the Unique Venues of London, National Trust properties, hotel groups, university colleges, media sources and more. Kelly is passionate about making the client/venue relationship work beautifully and making progressive venues shine more brightly and achieve greater commercial success in this fast-paced industry.
Kelly will offer insight into the different business models which country houses & landowners can adopt to make money from hosting weddings. She’ll also give you an insight into the key wedding features appreciated & demanded by modern couples to help you achieve the highest possible hire rates and return on investment.