Twin Cities Wedding & Event Professionals (TCWEP) celebrates it’s 15 year anniversary with a RED Gala and peer-nominated Award Show on April 10th 5:30pm-8:30pm.

Award Nominee Announcement:
The Loft at Studio J, Stillwater
March 13th, 11:00am-1:00pm

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Award Show:
Union Depot, St. Paul; CRAVE Catering & Events
April 10th, 5:30pm-8:30pm

Twin Cities Wedding & Event Professionals Red Gala 2024

Twin Cities Wedding & Event Professionals (TCWEP) is a networking group of event-industry professionals that’s been going since 2009. TCWEP’s mission is to enrich the Twin Cities event industry through education, collaboration, and word-of-mouth referrals. This is all done by professional relationship building and advancements in industry knowledge by learning from each other.

TCWEP has been to 178 different venues across the Twin Cities and has brought together over 4000 event-industry professionals. TCWEP could not be what it is today without the support of it’s 1,400 volunteers and sponsors.

Come experience all that the Union Depot wedding venue has to offer. At our TCWEP event you will mingle with some of the best wedding & event vendors in the Twin Cities. And enjoy the tastes of CRAVE catering too.

Your hosts include Twin Cities wedding industry-veterans, each with their own business niche: Matthew Sherry, CEO of COMPLETE Weddings & Events Twin Cities; Michelle Tverberg, real estate agent with Kris Lindahl Real Estate; and Elizabeth Sherry, event logistics coordinator with Minnesota Chamber of Commerce. Together they have a combined experience of over 50 years in the wedding event industry.

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Mountain Mover Award

Dependable, Hardworking

Criteria: Consistently impacts the successful outcome of events. A pivotal team member who goes above-and-beyond, making it all happen.

Mountain Mover Award Nominees:

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Rising Star Award

Driven, Up-and-Coming

Criteria: Person or Business that’s grown with networking. A referral partner, they make an effort to really understand and know other’s businesses and refer business back-and-forth. They are really starting to shine in the event’s industry.

Rising Star Award Nominees:

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Member of the Year Award

Networker, Supportive

Criteria: Consistently impacts the successful outcome of events. A pivotal team member who goes above-and-beyond, making it all happen.

Member of the Year Award Nominees:

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Diamond Award Nomination

Elite, Proven

Criteria: Has the industry “it” factor. They get it, they show it, they share it, they are it! The crème de la crème.

Diamond Award Nominees:

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Wedding Warrior Award

Perseveres, Pivotable

Criteria: Person or Business that not only survives, but thrives in the midst of change and uncertainty, able to pivot and adjust, creates opportunities, gives hope to those around them, inspires innovation, adaptation and leadership.

Wedding Warrior Award Nominees:

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Union Depot St. Paul
Union Depot is one of America’s great rail stations from the early 20th century. Today, it is a welcoming destination for all and serves as a major transportation center and dynamic event venue in the heart of the Twin Cities.

CRAVE Catering + Events
Award-winning catering. Inspired by a passion for quality food and a love of helping guests create one of a kind memories, CRAVE Catering is a full service Minneapolis catering company dedicated to making events unforgettable.

COMPLETE Weddings + Events

Michelle Tverberg Realtor, Kris Lindahl Real Estate

Minnesota Chamber of Commerce

Slingshot Branding & PR LLC.

Please note: When you enter a Twin Cities Wedding & Event Professionals (“TCWEP”) event or program, you enter an area where photography, audio, and video recording may occur.