About the Las Vegas Wedding Network

The Las Vegas Wedding Network is comprised of local wedding professionals who participate in Bridal Spectacular Events.

Las Vegas Wedding The Las Vegas Wedding Network was formed  in 2008 to provide the wedding professional community opportunities for education, networking and the chance to enhance existing relationships. Primary founding members are Debra Hansen and Andy Ebon. As of 2016 this is an association of Bridal Spectacular participants only. We no longer hold quarterly events but concentrate on our bi-annual wedding shows.

We will be now giving our full support to the Las Vegas Wedding Chamber of Commerce and working with them to improve the branding image of the “Wedding Capital of the World” and working to bring more weddings to Las Vegas. All wedding professionals are welcome to join the LVWCC.

Debra Hansen, founding member of LVWN and producer of Bridal Spectacular has over 47 years of experience in the wedding industry; starting at the age of 14 in a family owned bridal shop in Florida. She  owned a florist shop for 12 years in Vegas. Deb is married to John Hansen,  owner of AVVegas, a sound and production company.

Debra started producing The Bridal Spectacular and publishing The Spectacular Bride Wedding Planner in 1991 and has now surpassed her 53rd event!   She is one of the founding members of Bridal Show Producers International and served on that board continuously from 1996 to 2010.  She has won many awards from BSPI including 2000 Director’s Cup, 2005 Best Print Advertisement Award, 2008 and 2014 Best International Fashion Show Award and the coveted Spirit of BSPI award 2008.  In 2011 the Bridal Spectacular team  won the Star Award for Show Decor and in 2012 the Star Award for the Bride Promotional piece for Veils, Tails & Cocktails. In 2014 and 2015 she won the Star Award for Best Fashion Show (Awards judged by independent non-biased panel) You can contact Debbie or her team for information on LVWN at 702-368-0088.

Andy Ebon enjoyed a 25-year career in disc jockey entertainment, servicing over 2000 wedding receptions, and earning the distinction of San Francisco Small Business Owner of the Year. After a 10-year concentration in internet marketing, he has focused squarely on wedding marketing. Andy publishes the highly success blog, The Wedding Marketing Blog.

Laura Hansen Covington  is also Vice President of Marketing for Bridal Spectacular Events, Inc.