Wedding Planner – The Opportunity
The Number of weddings in the world is estimated at 1,15,000 wedding ceremonies each day and growing. Wedding planning makes up a multi-billion dollar industry globally.
In India itself according to a survey done by Technopak Advisors in 2010, there are about 10 million weddings in India in a year. They estimate a total of Rs 1,00,000 cr as the estimated total spends by people on weddings in one year. This would be broken up as a spend of Rs 30,000 cr on jewelry, Rs 10,000 cr on apparel, and Rs 30,000 cr on household items. They estimate expenditure on wedding arrangements, F&B, design/décor itself would amount to Rs 40,000 cr.
The Wedding Academy has a clear focus on training its students in all areas specific to wedding planning with an in-depth knowledge in the fields of creativity, customs & rituals, floral and stage design, venue and catering, besides other aspects such as entertainment, technology and international best practices.