17 episodes

If you're engaged, in the industry, or just interested in learning more about weddings, then we are the perfect radio show for you. Wedding Pro Radio keeps you up to date on the newest wedding trends, provides tips from the top wedding pros in the industry, and shares the knowledge you need to know when planning your dream wedding. We love podcasting, but when the opportunity presented itself for us to be on the ACTUAL radio, we said "heck yes"! We are thrilled to take it back to the roots of old school radio, while also making it easily accessible to podcasters! You can find our show on Big Talk Radio Network on Saturdays in the Delmarva and Washington D.C. area.

Wedding Pro Radio and Podcast Abbie Hillis and Rich Leggitt

    • Society & Culture
    • 3.9 • 7 Ratings

If you're engaged, in the industry, or just interested in learning more about weddings, then we are the perfect radio show for you. Wedding Pro Radio keeps you up to date on the newest wedding trends, provides tips from the top wedding pros in the industry, and shares the knowledge you need to know when planning your dream wedding. We love podcasting, but when the opportunity presented itself for us to be on the ACTUAL radio, we said "heck yes"! We are thrilled to take it back to the roots of old school radio, while also making it easily accessible to podcasters! You can find our show on Big Talk Radio Network on Saturdays in the Delmarva and Washington D.C. area.

    Episode 17 - Wedding Planning Tips: What is Golden Hour + How to Prepare for a Consultation with a Florist + Top 10 80s Dance Songs

    Episode 17 - Wedding Planning Tips: What is Golden Hour + How to Prepare for a Consultation with a Florist + Top 10 80s Dance Songs

    In episode 17, we recap a wedding that Rich and Abbie did together recently in Austin and talk about how we made it successful. We also dive into how to best prepare for a consultation with a florist and answer a question a listener had about what Golden Hour is and how to best plan for it. 

    Rich shares a new Daddy-Daughter song by Scott Thomas Laughridge called This Dance. It is definitely a great choice if you are looking for a song to dance to with your dad on your wedding day!

    We finish the show with celebrity wedding updates and Rich shares his top 10 80's Dance Songs.

     

    If you have a question, email us (abbie@weddingproradio.com OR rich@weddingproradio) or DM us on social media!

    Wedding Pro Radio airs on Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays on the Phoenix Radio Network (https://www.phoenixradio.net/), and is available digitally on www.weddingproradio.com and wherever you get your podcast!

    Hosted by: Abbie Hillis with ACH Events (www.achevents.com) & Rich Leggitt with Black Tie Events (www.btevents.com).

    Sponsored by: DJ Song List - the app for all of your wedding music planning needs!

    • 59 min
    Episode 16 - Chelsie Timmins Guest and previous wedding client, how to get the most out of your planner, and wedding timeline variations

    Episode 16 - Chelsie Timmins Guest and previous wedding client, how to get the most out of your planner, and wedding timeline variations

    In episode 16, we sit down with one of Abbie's past clients, Chelsie Timmins. She shares the inside scoop on how to be an amazing client. She shares how to deal with the emotions of wedding planning, creating a vision, and shares a unique perspective on kindness throughout the wedding planning process. 


    We also talk about how to get the most out of your planner, share some celebrity wedding news, and share a fun new game you can play at your wedding. 


    We finish the episode sharing different ideas on how to put the flow of your timeline together. 


     


    If you have a question, email us (abbie@weddingproradio.com OR rich@weddingproradio) or DM us on social media!


    Wedding Pro Radio airs on Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays on the Phoenix Radio Network (https://www.phoenixradio.net/), and is available digitally on www.weddingproradio.com and wherever you get your podcast!


    Hosted by: Abbie Hillis with ACH Events (www.achevents.com) & Rich Leggitt with Black Tie Events (www.btevents.com).


    Sponsored by: DJ Song List - the app for all of your wedding music planning needs!


     

    • 59 min
    Episode 15 - Guest Matthew Reid - How to keep your wedding intimate, Tips when booking a DJ, Summer Wedding Planning Tips

    Episode 15 - Guest Matthew Reid - How to keep your wedding intimate, Tips when booking a DJ, Summer Wedding Planning Tips

    In episode 15, we sit down and chat with Matthew Reid of Matthew Reid Films to discuss how to keep your wedding day intimate regardless of guest size. We address ways that you can make sure your day is intimate and special without compromising the guest count. Matthew also shares the tips he tells his clients to think about and use when booking a wedding videographer. 


    We finish the episode by sharing some awesome tips for when you book your DJ and what to look for in contracts and how to be best prepared if you are planning a summer wedding. We finish up this episode with the most favorite love songs, great to play for dinner! 


    If you have a question, email us (abbie@weddingproradio.com OR rich@weddingproradio) or DM us on social media!


    Wedding Pro Radio airs on Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays on the Phoenix Radio Network (https://www.phoenixradio.net/), and is available digitally on www.weddingproradio.com and wherever you get your podcast!


    Hosted by: Abbie Hillis with ACH Events (www.achevents.com) & Rich Leggitt with Black Tie Events (www.btevents.com).


    Sponsored by: DJ Song List - the app for all of your wedding music planning needs!

    • 55 min
    Episode 14 - Guest Marc McIntosh - Understanding How to Best Use The Knot and WeddingWire, Wedding Vendor Marketing, Wedding Planning Tips for 2nd Wedding

    Episode 14 - Guest Marc McIntosh - Understanding How to Best Use The Knot and WeddingWire, Wedding Vendor Marketing, Wedding Planning Tips for 2nd Wedding

    In Episode 14, guest Marc McIntosh joins us to chat all things wedding vendors and marketing to engaged couples. Marc has over 25 years of experience in the wedding industry and is the co-founder of Wedding Show Pros (weddingshowpros.com), an association of show producers, and Wedding Pro News (weddingpronews.com), an online resource that provides wedding professionals with the latest industry news.


    In segments one and two, Marc dives into how The Knot and WeddingWire market to engaged couples and sheds insight to both engaged couples and wedding vendors on how all of the marketing works. 


    In segment three, Abbie and Rich share a new artist that they love and also chat about tips and tricks for anyone who is planning a second wedding. 


    If you have a question, email us (abbie@weddingproradio.com OR rich@weddingproradio) or DM us on social media!


    Wedding Pro Radio airs on Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays on the Phoenix Radio Network (https://www.phoenixradio.net/), and is available digitally on www.weddingproradio.com and wherever you get your podcast!


    Hosted by:


    Abbie Hillis with ACH Events (www.achevents.com) & Rich Leggitt with Black Tie Events (www.btevents.com).


    Sponsored by:


    DJ Song List - the app for all of your wedding music planning needs!

    • 55 min
    Episode 13 - The Evolution of the Wedding Industry, Managing Your Wedding Budget, Alcohol/Bar Tips, Top Country Dance Songs

    Episode 13 - The Evolution of the Wedding Industry, Managing Your Wedding Budget, Alcohol/Bar Tips, Top Country Dance Songs

    Epsiode 13 is jam packed with some great wedding tips. Segment one dives into all of the changes the wedding industry is seeing and facing. In segment two, we dive into how you can manage your wedding budget when multiple people are contributing to the budget, and Abbie shares all new greenery that is making it's way as a new trend in the wedding industry as we use less eucalyptus. Segment three addresses using explicit songs at your wedding, how to plan for enough alcohol at your wedding, and Rich shares the top Country Dance Songs. 


     


    If you have a question, email us (abbie@weddingproradio.com OR rich@weddingproradio) or DM us on social media!


    Wedding Pro Radio airs on Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays on the Phoenix Radio Network (https://www.phoenixradio.net/), and is available digitally on www.weddingproradio.com and wherever you get your podcast!


    Hosted by:


    Abbie Hillis with ACH Events (www.achevents.com) & Rich Leggitt with Black Tie Events (www.btevents.com).


    Sponsored by:


    DJ Song List - the app for all of your wedding music planning needs!

    • 55 min
    Episode 12 - Guest Natasha Bracken, Destination Weddings, Repurposing Florals, Bouquet Toss Songs

    Episode 12 - Guest Natasha Bracken, Destination Weddings, Repurposing Florals, Bouquet Toss Songs

    In episode 12, Natasha Bracken joins us to chat all about her destination weddings, how they have changed since COVID, and the best tips and tricks when planning a destination wedding. In segment three, we dive into how you can repurpose florals after the ceremony, how to know when you need a second shooter, and we share our top bouquet toss songs!


    If you have a question, email us (abbie@weddingproradio.com OR rich@weddingproradio) or DM us on social media!


     


    Wedding Pro Radio airs on Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays on the Phoenix Radio Network (https://www.phoenixradio.net/), and is available digitally on www.weddingproradio.com and wherever you get your podcast!


    Hosted by:


    Abbie Hillis with ACH Events (www.achevents.com) & Rich Leggitt with Black Tie Events (www.btevents.com).


    Sponsored by:


    DJ Song List - the app for all of your wedding music planning needs!

    • 54 min

Customer Reviews

3.9 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

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Great behind the scenes perspectives

Abbie and Rich both bring wisdom that is much needed for couples planning their wedding as well as wedding professionals to learn how other vendors operate. This podcast is a gem.

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