Linnyette Richardson-Hall is the founder and past president of the Association of Minority Wedding Professionals, as well as a member of the Association of Wedding Professionals International. Ms. hall is member of the Advisory Board and a featured columnist for "Signature Bride" magazine, the only international wedding/lifestyle publication, specifically designed for the African-American bride & groom.
As the wedding planning expert for the African Wedding Guide at Melanet.com, her practical advise, expertise and style can be found every month in the form of articles a question/answer section and regularly scheduled interactive chats. She is also an online host for America Online's Work & Careers Forum, where she shares her vast knowledge and resources as a professional wedding planner in weekly online sessions with colleagues and those who are interested in entering the field of bridal consulting. Linnyette is the Special Contributing Editor and the national spokesperson for the best selling book series, "Going To The Chapel - The Ultimate Wedding Guide For Today's Black Couple," released in December 1998, published by Penguin, Putnam, Inc..
Because of her knowledge and expertise in the special events industry, Ms. Hall has been a guest on many local and national television programs. As a dynamic business leader, she is often quoted in numerous print publications and asked to speak at various functions. As the Executive Director of "The Business of Matrimony," she teaches seminars, classes, workshops and offers professional conventions for those persons who wish to enter, or who are currently a member of the wedding/special events industry.
She is the Managing Director and Senior Consultant for 'Premiere Event Management,' a privately owned, Baltimore-based planning and design firm where she and her associates create the country's finest weddings and special occasions.