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The Magic of South Asian Weddings Showcased at 2016 Atlanta MyShadi Bridal Expo

February 18, 2016 – Event planning vendors showcasing the latest in South Asian wedding trends will transform the ballroom of the Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel on Sunday, March 20, 2016.

Walk into a MyShadi Bridal Expo, hosted by Desh Videsh Media Group (DVMG), and the magic of a South Asian celebration immediately feeds the senses. Colorful fabrics and florals, tantalizing smells, and beat-filled soundscome together recreating the ambiance of a South Asian wedding. Over 85 event vendors will participate in this year’s Atlanta MyShadi Bridal Expo giving attendees a firsthand look at the latest trends in wedding fashion, decoration, photography, among other wedding elements. With elaborately designed mandaps (ceremony altars) and elegant reception tables set up around the exhibit hall, attendees will be inspired to tackle their wedding to-do lists with unbridled enthusiasm.

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With a 14-story atrium, spacious ballrooms, and an attentive staff, Platinum Sponsor Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel is an ideal location to host the MyShadi Bridal Expo. The premier luxury hotel’s Senior Catering Sales Manager Tammie Guthrie shares, “We are thrilled to host the Desh Videsh MyShadi Bridal Expo for the fourth year in a row. We’ve had an amazing partnership with Raj and Aruna Shah of Desh Videsh Media Group, and it’s always a pleasure to bring together South Asian wedding vendors and newly engaged couples for this wonderful event here at the Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel. I personally look forward to this bridal show every year!”

This year’s Atlanta MyShadi Bridal Expo will also feature a Destination Wedding Pavilion, where travel agents, hotels, cruise lines, and destination wedding planners will be grouped together in a dedicated section of the ballroom. Destination Wedding Pavilion Sponsor Proficient Travel understands the growing interest to host weddings away from home. Gyna Herrera, Destination Wedding Specialist at Proficient Travel, shares, “Our participation in the 2015 Orlando My Shadi Expo was such a success that we decided to continue with the pavilion idea at all 2016 MyShadi Bridal Expos. We are excited to bring this new idea of celebrating weddings in a beautiful and different location, at an affordable cost while also maintaining South Asian traditions and customs.”

To learn more about the MyShadi Bridal Expo sponsored by Desh Videsh Media Group and register to attend the free bridal show, visit www.myshadibridalexpo.com or call (954) 784-8100. Contact Tammie Guthrie, Senior Director of Catering Sales at (770) 953-4500 to learn more about planning an event or wedding at the Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel.

About Desh Videsh Media Group
An active part of the South Asian community in the United States, Desh Videsh Media Group aims to keep traditions alive and instill new generations with a sense of cultural awareness. Through Desh-Videsh, a community magazine in print for over 20 years and a 75,000 readership, MyShadi Bridal Expos, and MyShadi.com, Desh Videsh Media Group focuses its attention on the positives of the community.

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Rina Shah at (703) 651-6670 or rina@thearpangroup.com