WeddingWire Purchases World’s Most Famous Landmarks for Couples’ Big Day Photos
Global Category Leader Continues Industry Domination With Landmark Acquisitions in 2015
CHEVY CHASE, MD—April 1, 2015—The leading global wedding marketplace, WeddingWire Inc., continued its path toward industry domination today with the purchase of six of the most famous photo landmarks in the world. Engaged couples may now browse, read reviews and book one of these landmarks for their engagement or wedding day photos directly through WeddingWire’s database. Earlier in 2015, WeddingWire acquired Wedding Planner, SL, operator of Bodas.net and 11 other international marketplaces making it the global category leader; these new landmark purchases are a symbol of the brand’s growing presence around the world.
“This year, we have monumental plans to continue our commitment to helping couples execute their wedding vision,” said Timothy Chi, founder and CEO, WeddingWire. “ Our global expansion was the first step in this process, and now we’re giving them the perfect backdrop to capture their big day. These purchases are our way of making a mark in the industry and lives of couples around the world.”
The purchased landmarks include The Golden Gate Bridge, The Eiffel Tower, Big Ben, The Statue of Liberty, Machu Picchu and The Colosseum. Effective immediately, couples will be able to browse images of the world’s greatest landmarks and book their favorite at global.weddingwire.com/landmarks. Couples may also read reviews of other couples’ photo-taking experiences at those landmarks. This offering is a continuation of WeddingWire commitment to connecting each couple to the assets, resources and vendors they need to bring their unique wedding vision to life.
“Having our engagement photos taken at The Eiffel Tower was an incredible moment in our personal history,” said Lauren Carroll, of Alpine, New Jersey, “By creating the option to book a landmark for our special photos, WeddingWire has really heightened its stature as the leading wedding marketplace.”
For more information on WeddingWire’s newest offering, visit global.weddingwire.com/landmarks.
About WeddingWire, Inc.
WeddingWire Inc., the global category leader company serving the $200 billion international wedding and events industry, is the largest online vertical marketplace connecting engaged couples with event professionals. With more than 2 million consumer reviews, it is the industry leader in consumer reviews. The site enables engaged couples to search, compare and book from an extensive database of more than 200,000 recently reviewed event professionals, from venues to photographers. WeddingWire provides event professionals with the technology they need to serve their clients, including a SaaS platform, which powers advertising, marketing, and CRM needs of local wedding and events businesses nationwide.
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