Athens has been chosen as the host destination for the first ever Destination Wedding Planner Congress (DWP) next year.
Leading Hotels of the World member Grand Resort Lagonissi will host the event on 24 and 25 April 2014.
The congress aims to capitalise on the growing market for weddings taken overseas, with destination weddings seeing spend of US$300 billion a year.
More than 100 luxury wedding planners will be personally invited to attend the show and meet destination suppliers.
Banyan Tree, Fairmont and Air Charter Services are amongst the current suppliers listed for next year’s event.
Lisa Viegas, global partnerships manager at organisers QnA International said: “We at QnA International are delighted to produce an event for this niche industry which is poised for growth, while also providing a platform for other businesses to highlight their professional services and products. As a one of kind platform for this industry, we have received overwhelming response from wedding planners and suppliers from all over the world.”