Wendy El-Khoury is the Founder and Director of leading global Wedding and Event Marketplace, Wedded Wonderland. She is a globally renowned Entrepreneur, and Digital and Social Media Keynote Speaker and Mentor, a pioneer in the online play having grown two million+ followers for Wedded Wonderland, and driven over twenty million followers for Wedded Wonderland affiliated businesses and partners.
Wedded Wonderland works with and engages over 20,000 Small Businesses in Australia annually (and over 100,000 globally) in Eventing, Hospitality, Fashion, Beauty, Lifestyle and Travel driving this industry forward, particularly on the digitisation and ecommerce fronts.
Wendy is an advocate for Small Business Owners and Migrants (born during the civil war in Lebanon), as well as a Philanthropist orchestrating fund-raising event and initiatives such as Togetherland for Australian Red Cross during the Bush Fires of 2019, raising $110,000, the #aussiesforlebanon initiative for Steps of Hope raising $65,000. Most recently, Wendy spearheaded the #saveourweddings campaign during the pandemic, garnering over 30,000 signatures and letters from Businesses and Couples to #saveourweddings. During the pandemic Wendy supported many small businesses through daily updates on restrictions, grants and changes, which had her nominated for Australian of the Year 'Citizen of the Year' for outstanding service (nominated in the region of Canterbury Bankstown).
Wendy has been featured and interviewed for Studio10, Mornings9, Sunrise, Daily Mail UK, US and Aus, Fortune Magazine, Mamamia, Canstar, news.com.au, AFR and more. Wendy is a Mother of 5 Children under 9, she credits her success to her first love, Australia which has given her and her family opportunities beyond measure.Wedded Wonderland
Wedded Wonderland is a leading global Wedding and Event Marketplace, and one of the world’s most followed wedding platforms. WW connects Couples on their Wedded journey from Proposal to Pre-Wedding Events to Wedding to Honeymoon with leading Service Providers- from Local Businesses to International Brands. It plans to launch the largest lead generation and booking platform for Weddings in 2023, to reflect the needs of Couples making it as easy, stress-free and magical as possible in planning their celebrations of love, in a Wedded Wonderland.
Founded in Australia by Wendy El-Khoury, since 2013, WW has featured and connected with over 100,000 businesses globally and celebrated with over 250,000 Couples online during this time.
Its largest communities and business connections are within Australia, UK, USA, Brazil, Asia and The Middle East; and are in Eventing, Hospitality, Fashion, Beauty, Lifestyle and Travel.
Wedded Wonderland has driven the global Wedding industry forward particularly on the digitisation, ecommerce and social media fronts. It has over two million+ social media followers, and at a peak over 1 million visitors per month to www.weddedwonderland.com.
Wedded Wonderland is the go to for market insights on Weddings, particularly in relation to trends and expert advice. It has been featured and interviewed for Studio10, Mornings9, Sunrise, Daily Mail UK, US and Aus, Fortune Magazine, Mamamia, Cosmopolitan Magazine, Harpers Bazaar, Who What Wear, Canstar, news.com.au, AFR and more. Website:Wedded WonderlandInstagram:@weddedwonderland