The Wedding Project: The Series

Over the past several weeks, we have been following a couple on the path to their special day. Erin and Ashley have allowed Stand Up to take a behind the scenes look at how they share the same hopes and dreams for the future as other couples. If you missed the first five episodes leading… Continue reading The Wedding Project: The Series

Equality Friday’s, Become a Member of STAND UP

If you have not already heard, we are huge advocates of the new organization, STAND UP, Business Professionals for Marriage Equality.  Yes we know in part it’s because I, Anthony, am the Co-Founder of the movement, but I will tell you, I had my entire team of planners right there supporting me through the creation… Continue reading Equality Friday’s, Become a Member of STAND UP

Chicago Wedding Professionals were the first professionals to STAND UP!

STAND UP is a platform for business professionals to unite and STAND UP for equality and acceptance of same-sex marriage.   The STAND UP Project launched Tuesday, July 24th, releasing it’s first creative work to spread the message equality!  The first video project was created with the Wedding Industry from Chicago.  See the video below on… Continue reading Chicago Wedding Professionals were the first professionals to STAND UP!

STAND UP launches today!

We are so proud to be a part of the STAND UP Project!  Learn about the official launch below!  INVITE Please join us for the STAND UP Launch party. A town-hall-style meeting taking place Tuesday 7/24/12 at Loft on Lake, 1366 W. Lake, from 6:00-9:00 PM. This is your chance to find out what the… Continue reading STAND UP launches today!

Wedding Professionals STAND UP for Marriage Equality

On May 24, 2012, one hundred Chicago wedding professionals gathered to STAND UP for marriage equality. Planners, venue owners, caterers, bakers, photographers, dress designers and others from every sector of the industry gathered in the West Loop for a video and photoshoot that had them say “I Stand!”  Starting with the wedding industry, but open… Continue reading Wedding Professionals STAND UP for Marriage Equality