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The Wedding Vendors Happy Hour

The Wedding Vendors Happy Hour

By Derek & Jade
Welcome to The Wedding Vendors Happy Hour where we dive into the world of wedding vendors and entrepreneurs. Learn how they got started and what advice they have for you.

So grab a drink and take a seat as we interview amazing vendors with your Host Derek and Jade.
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Ep. 26: Getting to know Flowers by Kim
Welcome to episode 26 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today, we chat with Kim from Flowers by Kim, an incredibly talented floral designer and draping specialist. She designs weddings that are fresh and creative reflecting her clients style. So grab a drink, take a seat and let's get to it!  Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speakers: Kim Business: Flowers By Kim Web: www.flowersbykim.com Instagram: Flowers by Kim Facebook: Flowers by Kim
51:01
November 23, 2020
Ep. 25: Let's Talk Calligraphy with Fête & Quill
Welcome to episode 25 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today, we chat Fête & Quill, an incredibly talented calligrapher. She's been featured in Martha Stewart Weddings, The Knot Magazine, the from cover of California Wedding Day and has won "Best Invitation Designer" 3 years in a row from CA Wedding Day. This is going to be a great episode. So grab a drink, take a seat, and let's get to it! Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speakers: Reina Toy-Smith Business: Fête & Quill Web: www.fetefandquill.com Instagram: Fête & Quill Facebook: Fête & Quill
1:21:24
November 9, 2020
Ep. 24: Making dreams come true at Higuera Ranch with Kristin Pinter
Welcome to episode 24 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today, we chat with Kristen Pinter from Higuera Ranch. The story of Higuera Ranch began in 1769 when Franciscan missionaries planted figs along the pacific coast trail. These beautiful trees became a symbol of faith, hope, and strength. Almost 250 year laster ,their goal is to keep those traditions alive! Higuera Ranch is the perfect setting to begin your love story! So grab a drink, take a seat, and let's get to it!  Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speakers: Kristin Pinter Business: Higuera Ranch Web: www.higueraranch.com Instagram: Higuera Ranch Facebook: Higuera Ranch
31:05
October 28, 2020
Ep. 23: An EPIC tale of ENTERTAINMENT with Anthony Salas
Welcome to episode 23 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today, we chat with Anthony Salas founder of Epic Entertainment.. and amazing group of wedding DJ, lighting and Photo Booth experts along the Central Coast that specializes in awesomeness! Epic keeps your event classy and rocks the dance floor at the same time. Anthony's Benn a guests speaker for WMBA and runs CCB! So grab a drink, take a seat, and lets get to it!! Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speakers: Anthony Salas Business: Epic Entertainment Web: https://epicentertainment.group Instagram: epicentertainmentslo Facebook: EpicEntertainmentSLO
53:58
October 5, 2020
Ep. 22: Fluffin' around with LUVSPUN
Welcome to episode 22 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today, we chat with Therese, owner of Luvspun.. a fun and edgy cotton candy vendor that uses raw organic sugar and natural flavors! This is going to be one dope motha fluffin' episode, so grab a drink, take a seat, and let's get to it. Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speakers: Therese  Business: LUVSPUN Web: www.luv-spun.com Instagram: LUVSPUN Facebook: LUVSPUN
42:09
August 31, 2020
Ep. 21: Sweet Talkin' with Pardon My French
Welcome to episode 21 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today, we chat with Lalo and Jamie, owners of Pardon my French - an amazing bakery that specializes in pastries, gourmet cupcakes, special event cakes, and weddings. Their treats are always baked from scratch and fresh daily!  This is going to be such a fun episode as we get to know the owners behind Pardon my French and their journey... So grab a drink, take a seat, and let's get to it!  Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents)  Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!       Guest Speakers: Lalo & Jamie  Business: Pardon my French  Web: www.pardonmyfrenchslo.com  Instagram: Pardon My French Slo  Facebook: Pardon My French Bakery
58:18
August 17, 2020
Ep. 20: Team Work Makes the Dream Work with Bellizzimo Beauty & Asia Croson Photography
Welcome to episode 20 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today, we chat with two amazing wedding professionals. Natalie from Bellizzimo Beauty and Asia From Asia Croson Photography. They are both extremely talented and great at what they do, but they also happen to be best friends and founders of BYOB (Build Your Own Business). This is going to be a great episode as we learn more about their businesses and how they work together to help others. So grab a drink, take a seat, and let's get to it! Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speaker: Natalie & Asia Business: Bellizzimo Beauty & Asia Croson Photography Web: www.bellizzimobeauty.com &  www.asiacroson.com Instagram: Bellizzimo Beauty & Asia Croson Photography Facebook: Bellizzimo Beauty & Asia Croson Photography
58:17
July 20, 2020
Ep. 19: Happy Hour with Tap Trucks
Welcome to episode 19 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today, we chat with Josh from Tap trucks, a collection of super cool vintage trucks converted into a mobile bar service...So grab a drink, take a seat and let's get to it! Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speaker: Joshua James Business: Tap Trucks Web: www.taptruckscentralcoast.com Instagram: Tap Trucks SLO Facebook: Tap Trucks SLO
38:23
July 13, 2020
Ep. 18: The Art of Wedding Cinematography with KEJ Productions
Welcome to episode 18 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today, we chat with Kaleb & Elaine with KEJ Productions an amazing husband and wife cinematography team based in Florida. Listen as we discuss what it takes to be a wedding cinematographer and the art that goes into it...So grab a drink, take a seat and let's get to it! Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speaker: Kaleb + Elaine Business: KEJ Productions Web: www.kejproductions.com Instagram: KEJ Productions Facebook: KEJ Productions
1:51:15
July 6, 2020
Ep. 17: Taking it back to the 50's with Slo Mama Sweets
Welcome to episode 17 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today, we chat with Kathy, owner of SLO Mama Sweets - an adorable ice cream truck that provides an authentic 1950's experience! ...So grab a drink, take a seat and let's get to it! Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speaker: Kathy Business: SLO Mama Sweets Web: www.slomamasweets.com Instagram: SLO MAMA SWEETS Facebook: SLO MAMA SWEETS
41:59
June 29, 2020
Ep. 16: Vintage Cars and Photo Booths with Bessy the Foto Bus
Welcome to episode 16 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today, we chat with Dez - owner of Bessy the Foto Bus and Pearl the Foto Camper. This is going to be an awesome episode as we learn all about Dez's business and how Bessy & Pearl came to be. ...So grab a drink, take a seat and let's get to it! Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speaker: Dez Cobb Business: Bessy The Foto Bus Web: www.bessythefotobus.com Instagram: Bessy The Foto Bus Facebook: Bessy The Foto Bus
43:33
June 23, 2020
Ep. 15: Hey Gorgeous Formal Wear
Welcome to episode 15 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today, we chat with Krista from Hey Gorgeous Formal Wear, a boutique formalwear shop in Grover Beach. This is going to be an awesome episode as we dive into the fashion end of weddings and events... So grab a drink, take a seat and let's get to it! Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speaker: Krista  Business: Hey Gorgeous Formal Wear Web: www.heygorgeousformalwear.com Instagram: @heygorgeousformalwear Facebook: Hey Gorgeous Formal Wear
32:38
June 15, 2020
Ep. 14: Quality over Quantity with All About Events
Welcome to episode 14 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today, we chat with Steven from All About Events - an amazing local wedding rental company with an emphasis on quality, style and ease. They've been featured on Wedding Chicks and have won the CA Wedding Day Best of Rentals 4 years in a row. This is going to be a great episode as we learn how AAE gots started and how they've grown over the years... So grab a drink, take a seat and let's get to it! Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speaker: Steven Herring Business: All About Events Web: www.allaboutevents.com Instagram: @allaboutevents Facebook: All About Events Paso
1:00:54
June 2, 2020
Ep. 13: The Art of Baking with Autumn Cake Design
Welcome to episode 13 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today, we chat with Autumn Cake Design - an incredibly talented baker here along the Central Coast. Autumn uses extremely detailed signature techniques and quality ingredients to create beautiful and delicious desserts that reflect each couple and complement their wedding design. She has been featured on Style Me Pretty, Wedding Chicks, Bridal Musings, Wedding Sparrow, and more! This is going to be one great episode... So grab a drink, take a seat and let's get to it! Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speaker: Autumn Qiu Business: Autumn Cake Design Web: www.autumncakedesign.com Instagram: @autumncakedesign Facebook: Autumn Cake Design
1:03:01
May 27, 2020
Ep. 12: Photography & Managing a 9 to 5 with Jeffrey San Juan
Welcome to episode 12 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today, we chat with Jeffrey San Juan - an amazing photographer here along the Central Coast. This is going to be a fun episode as we chat about his business, photography, and balancing a 9 to 5 while working weddings... So grab a drink, take a seat and let's get to it! Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speaker: Jeffery San Juan Business: Jeffery San Juan Photography Web: www.jeffreysanjuan.com Instagram: @jefferysanjuanphotography
57:05
May 19, 2020
Ep. 11: Planning Outside the Box with Le Festin Events
Welcome to episode 11 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today, we chat with Korinna Peterson of Le Festin Events - an incredible wedding planning, design, and coordination company based in the Central Coast and Southern California. She specializes in unique gatherings that focus on out-of-the-box designs. She's been featured on Brides magazine, Martha Stewart Weddings, Offbeat Bride, CA Wedding Day, and more. This is going to be a fun episode as we learn more about Korinna and her business... So grab a drink, take a seat and let's get to it! Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speaker: Korinna Peterson Business: Le Festin Events Web: www.lefestinevents.com Instagram: @lefestinevents
1:17:40
May 11, 2020
Ep. 10: How to prepare your wedding contracts with Lawyer Rob
Welcome to episode 10 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! We are super excited to chat with Rob Schenk, a lawyer who specializes in the wedding industry. He's going to share a ton of helpful info with us about wedding industry law and tips on how to protect your business legally... So grab a drink, take a seat and let's get to it! Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speaker: Rob Schenk Business: Wedding Industry Law Web: www.weddingindustrylaw.com Instagram: @weddinglawyer Youtube: Wedding Industry Law
1:10:05
May 5, 2020
Ep. 9: Photography & COVID-19 with Vanessa Joy
Welcome to episode 9 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! We are very excited to chat with Vanessa Joy, a top New Jersey and New York City luxury wedding photographer. She has over 18 years of experience in photography and has been featured on Style Me Pretty, June Bug Weddings, Rustic Wedding Chic and much more. She also educates wedding vendors worldwide as well as provides great tips and advice through her YouTube channel, AdoramaTV and more. Today, we learn a bit more about her business, photography and her thoughts on COVID-19... So grab a drink, take a seat and let's get to it! Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speaker: Vanessa Joy Business: Vanessa Joy Photography Web: www.vanessajoy.com Instagram: @vanessajoy Check out her Video: Jared Polin - You asked for it! | Fro Knows NOTHING Vanessa’s FREE Social Media Course
36:32
April 27, 2020
Ep. 8: Planning & Designing with Amanda Holder Events
Welcome to episode 8 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today we chat with Amanda of Amanda Holder Events, an incredible wedding planner, designer and coordinator here along the Central Coast of CA. She won the 2018 CA Wedding Day Best Planner award, has been featured on Wedding Chicks and much more! She has a wealth of experience, inspiration, tips, and advice to share with us today... So grab a drink, take a seat and let's get to it!  Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents)  Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.    Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!     Guest Speaker: Amanda Holder  Business: Amanda Holder Events  Web: www.amandaholderevents.com Instagram: @amandaholderevents
1:11:34
April 20, 2020
Ep. 7: Official Officiant Tells All with Avow Ceremonies
Welcome to episode 7 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today we chat with Rick Comstock of Avow Ceremonies, an incredible wedding officiant here along the Central Coast of CA. As a former Pastor (retired), Rick has performed over five hundred wedding ceremonies! He shares amazing tips, stories, and inspiration from his experience working full-time as a wedding officiant... So grab a drink, take a seat and let's get to it!  Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents)  Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speaker: Rick Comstock  Business: Avow Ceremonies  Web: www.avowceremony.com  Instagram: @avowceremonies  https://vimeo.com/381066309
1:36:46
April 13, 2020
Ep. 6: Tips from Santa Barbara Hair & Makeup
For our sixth episode, we get to know Emily from Santa Barbara Hair & Makeup. She gives us the inside scoop on all things wedding beauty, so this is a great episode for any aspiring hair and makeup artists out there... so grab a drink, take a seat and let's get to it! Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speaker: Emily Kvancz Business: Santa Barbara Hair & Makeup Web: www.santabarbarahairandmakeup.com Instagram: @santabarbarahairandmakeup
34:13
April 6, 2020
Ep. 5: Thinking Bigger with CEO Brandon Wong of Photobooth Supply Co.
Welcome to episode 5 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today we have Brandon Wong, the CEO of Photobooth Supply Co! Brandon and his wife, Katrina, started out as wedding photographers. Owning a traditional photobooth, they noticed a desperate need for modernizing photobooths and made it happen. They took it a step further by creating Photobooth Supply Co, a turn-key business solution for over a thousand entrepreneurs around the world. Brandon gives us the inside scoop on what it takes to run a successful, larger-scale company. This is going to be a great episode for all you entrepreneurs... So grab a drink, take a seat and let's get to it! Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents)  Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.  Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!   Guest Speaker: Brandon Wong  Business: Photobooth Supply Co.  Web: www.photoboothsupplyco.com  Instagram: @photoboothsupplyco
49:23
April 2, 2020
Ep. 4: Life of a Wedding Bartender with Mixed Events
Welcome to episode 4 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour! Today we have 2020 Winner of the CCWP "Best New Vendor" award... Audrey with Mixed Events!! Mixed Events is a wedding bartending company along the Central Coast of CA that will "add that extra" to any event. Their main goal is to take away #allthestress of preparing your customized bar, responsibly serving your guests and pouring beautiful, delicious drinks that keep your guests smiling. Audrey gives us the inside scoop of her journey from slinging drinks in college to becoming an incredible small business owner taking the wedding industry by a storm... So grab a drink, take a seat and let's get to it!  Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents)  Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!   Guest Speaker: Audrey Donohue  Business: Mixed Events  Web: www.mixedevents805.com  Instagram: @mixedevents805
43:55
March 24, 2020
Ep. 3: Dating for Life with Project XO
For our third episode, we chat about "dating for life".  Hannah with Project XO is a date night planner and a hopeless romantic who is always trying to recreate the “perfect movie moment”.   Hannah gives us the inside scoop on her niche of a business and shares some awesome tips for anyone with a unique business idea. Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speaker: Hannah Lique Naitove Business: Project XO Web: www.project-xo.com Instagram: @projectxo
1:08:18
March 17, 2020
Ep. 2: Coronavirus' Potential Impact on the Wedding Industry
Welcome to episode 2 of the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour!  Today we are honored to have JoAnn Gregoli with Elegant Occasions. JoAnn is a veteran wedding planner based in New York and has offices in LA and Rome. Over the years, she's been featured on Style Me Pretty, Brides magazine, Martha Stewart Weddings, Cosmopolitan, Junebug Weddings and much more!  She's recently been interviewed by the New York Times and Brides magazine regarding her experience with the coronavirus as a wedding planner. She shares some awesome tips for vendors and sheds some light on what we can potentially expect when it comes to the wedding industry.  Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents)  Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!    Guest Speaker: JoAnn Gregoli  Business: Elegant Occasions  Web: www.elegantoccasionsbyjoanngregoli.com  Facebook: Elegant Occasions  Instagram: @joanngregoli  Twitter: @JoAnn_Gregoli  NY Times Article  Brides Magazine Article  Bustle Article
57:25
March 11, 2020
Ep. 1: Getting Started with Modern Symphony
For our first episode, we chat about how to get started in the wedding industry and the importance of networking.  We interview a Central Coast wedding DJ, Tim Lopez with Modern Symphony.  Tim shares how he got started as a DJ, who helped shape his career as he was getting started in the wedding industry, and some great tips he's taken away from his transition from a 9-5 job to a full-time successful wedding DJ. Hosts: Derek (@dpfilmsproductions) + Jade (@justaspromisedevents) Get yourself a Salsa Booth at Photobooth Supply Co.   Receive 15% off your Blue Smart Business Card!  Guest Speaker: Tim Lopez Business: Modern Symphony Instagram: @modernsymphonydj Web: www.modernsymphony.net
31:32
March 5, 2020
Trailer: Wedding Vendors Happy Hour
Looking to get into the wedding industry? Start your own business? Join us as we dive into the world of wedding from the vendors' point of view. From photographers, DJs, planners, rentals, you name it... Listen as they share their tips, advice and crazy stories. So grab a drink and take a seat cuz you're listening to the Wedding Vendors Happy Hour!
00:26
March 5, 2020