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REPORT ON THE RESULTS
OF XIII INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR
WEDDING & Graduation Party – 2014

April 10– 13, 2014
Kyiv, International Exhibition Centre, 15 Brovarsky Avenue

FOLLOWING THE LONGLASTING TRADITION
THE BRIGHTEST AND THE LARGEST EVENT OF THE YEAR -
THE KEY WEDDING EXHIBITION OF THE COUNTRY
WAS HELD!

From April 10 to April 13 at the Organizer's territory, International Exhibition Centre, the XIV International specialized exhibition "Wedding & Graduation Party - 2014", once again confirming the status of the LEADER among exhibitions of wedding subject, took place.

In today's realities the Organizers and participants of the exhibition weren't frightened of social excitements and economic cataclysms threat, understanding that in spite of all and despite everything, the life goes on! Our cheerful and firm people fall in love, get married, celebrate holidays. The trust of wedding experts to the Organizer, mutual understanding and realizing that we are one team, has allowed us to lay a strong foundation for "Wedding & Graduation Party - 2014" preparation process and organization.

This year many companies of wedding goods and services market have undergone a durability testing, as a result of the most severe competition, the strongest players actively defended the positions. Talented, creative and young, they look forward optimistically and believe in success, putting into practice their potential as high as possible. Such experts are those who manage to turn perspective dreams into the vital purposes, and they have taken part in the XIV to the International specialized exhibition "Wedding & Graduation Party - 2014". Unique bench presentations testified the high level of their professionalism and quality of provided goods and services. At each stand a fascinating and unique wedding story was presented. Only here it was possible to learn about the recent trends of wedding and evening fashion, to get acquainted with the best leaders and organizers of "turnkey" festive events, masters of wedding photo and video filming, florists, designers, restaurateurs, confectioners, jewellers, to find interesting offers from beauty shops, transport and travel agencies.

The wedding exhibition consolidated the professionals of 127 firms and the companies. We would like to note the unique atmosphere of an elation and positive power within all four days of the exhibition work. This feeling was felt by all the participants, visited, organized this project. The "Wedding & Graduation Party - 2014" working days became the wedding and festive events, business meetings epicentre, the unique territory of positive emotions and bright impressions.

Producers and official distributors of wedding and evening dresses and wedding salons showed fashionable trends of domestic and foreign designers and stylists. New trademarks and already known brands were presented by the following Ukrainian and foreign companies - wedding salons: "Saint Valentine", "Apilat", "Victoria Bride", "Hadassa", "INESSA", "Estystale, weddind desing", which represent such brands: "MAXIMA", "Darling", "LOVE STORY", "Victoria Maximchuk"; Design Studio Oksana Polonets. For the first time: "Camellia", TM "Miss Julliet", evening dresses salon "Stefano" were represented.

The complex of services on the organization and carrying out a wedding celebration at high professional level from "a" to "z" was shown by creative workshops, studios of holidays and wedding agencies: "Gorodetskiy Event Agency", "Iventis", "Show Center", "Studio Ra", "Gulaiy dusha", etc.

Wedding ceremony decoration with use of flowers, fabric draperies, bows, tapes, various accessories, candles, and also painted glasses, arches on-site ceremonies, bouquets and buttonholes were represented by decorators and florists - "Lorashen", "Akvarel", "SavANNA", "Nadberezhna décor agency", studio decor "BG Mood", etc.

The visitors were given the opportunity to see and estimate the style, professional level of the works of the best wedding photographers and video operators, the participants of the exhibition, among them are – "16on9", Photo studio Igor Zeman, "Denisfilm", "Sunday production", photo studio "Krik", photo-video studio "Orlinsky", "Taras-studio", studio "Foto-smile", Dmitry Sobokar, Vladimir Volnikov, Kogut Mykola, Alexander Dvernitsky, Taras Ulianchenko etc.

EXHIBITION PROGRAM

SCENE. SHOW PROGRAM
This year the scene, wedding ceremonies zones decoration and master classes by the partners of the exhibition showed variety, faultless sense of taste and art skill.
The central action place of the Show program was the Scene, and everything happening there were the results of creative activity of the event agency "Show Centre" Evgeny Zhizhnevsky. There were both development of the concept and scenography, and the full technical ensuring of the show: programs (light, sound, scenic equipment, scenery), LED screens, creation, installation and demonstration of exhibition videos, and also actors selection. The wedding arch on the rotating platform, consisting of gentle flower compositions with effective elements of a decoration, embodied a symbol of two hearts union. Nearby a singing fountain installed by the "Didzher Effects" company were playing all the rainbow paints. The show program was enriched with spectacular speeches of actors, singers, musicians, dancing collectives, evening fashion shows, a fashion show of models of participants of Wedding and Evening Style Competition, wedding ceremonies demonstrations. All days of the exhibition a talented and tireless leader Andrey Voynikov, showman, producer, author and the "Night Quarter" presenter in cooperation with "Kvartal 95" studio, the author and the "Slovarniy Zapas" presenter at GTV TV channel, worked on the scene. The best evaluation of the Show Centre agency and its partners' work was a recognition by participants and visitors of the exhibition.

NEW MASTER CLASSES

The initiative of carrying out a new interactive format of master classes for visitors and experts belonged to the participant and the partner of an exhibition, the owner of "GORODETSKIY EVENT AGENCY", Ivan Gorodetsky, stage and film actor, showman, the TV presenter of the first reality show "Holostyak" on the STB channel and the new program "Successful Project" on the Inter TV channel. The solid team of well - known wedding experts – the exhibition partners, in the conditions of easy communication imparted knowledge and experience to future just - married ones and experts.

"WEDDING SHOW PRESENTER ELECTION" master class.
Ivan Gorodetsky
excitedly imparted experience and subtleties of professional skill with future just married ones and colleagues: the criteria of a choice of the leader, necessary to bright and unforgettable wedding event, what the presenter should to to make the guests feel comfortable, where is the secret of the presenter's rule "don't do harm", where is the clear understanding of the balance between culture and platitude. Many questions were asked and irrefragable answers are received.

"TENDENCIES of BOUQUET DESIGN – 2014" master class
Alexander Mariyevsky
, creative florist-decorator, the owner of Akvarel Design studio, informed on fashionable tendencies of wedding bouquet creation of 2014, personally showed the art of creation of refined flower composition, told about how many years he studied the art of drawing up flower masterpieces.

"WEDDING VIDEO PRODUCTION" master class
Nikita Kazmiruk
, a vigorous and talented owner of "16ON9" a photo and video studio, told future couples about process of the embodiment of the most daring ideas of the operator and just married ones, about preferences in the choice of style of shooting, about development of the scenario and, the most important, by what criteria one has choose the professional expert.

"TRENDS 2014" master class
Skilled specialists of "RA STUDIO" shared new trends and secrets of wedding design, methods of scenery installation for celebration halls with the listeners.

ACTIONS

Elena Zabirnik, "Iventis" agency owner, the President of Wedding Association of Ukraine who is well - known in experts circles, carried out:
The fourth business forum for experts of the wedding industry
"School of newly-weds" seminar
"Wedding stress off" seminar

COMPETITIONS

Wedding Photo Competition.
With assistance and active participation of the constant participant of the exhibition, Igor Zeman ("Studio of the author's photo of Igor Zeman"), the winners of Wedding Photo Competition were defined: in the category "Online Vote", Ruslan Orlinsky, in the category "Jury Vote", Dmitry Sobokar, in the category "Spectator Vote at the Exhibition", Anatoly Parubochy.

Wedding and Evening Style Competition
With assistance and active participation of LONDA salons network experts within the "Wedding & Graduation Party" and "Universe of Beauty and Health" exhibitions Stylists Skills Competition took place. The authoritative jury defined the competition winners in the nominations: "Wedding hairdo" and "Evening hairdo". Competition participants presented to future brides and graduates some modern images and ideas, showed their professional skill and new trends on the podium.

International Exhibition Centre expresses gratitude for the Exhibition Program Organization and its maintenance to the partners:
"Show-Centre" company and its leader Andrey Voynikov
"Gorodetskiy Event Agency" company and its leaders Ivan Gorodetsky and Sergey Gorodetsky
The "Iventis" agency
"16ON9" photo and video studio
"Akvarel" design studio
RA studio
"Didzher Effects" company
To photographers Vladimir Volnikov and Igor Zeman.

This year the exhibition participants have shown a high level of wedding goods and services quality, professionalism, skill and talent.
We once again proved that the leading wedding exhibition of the country, "Wedding & Graduation party" is
- The EVENT №. 1 and the traditional meeting place for wedding market participants
- The gravity centre for future newly-weds and graduates
- The right choice for participants of the exhibition

WE ARЕ THE BEST!

The organizers invite the experts to take part in the work of the XV-th International specialized exhibition "Wedding & Graduation Party - 2015" which will be held in the International Exhibition Centre, April 23-26, 2015.