Association of Bridal Consultants Established in 1955, the Association of Bridal Consultants (ABC) is the world's largest and most reputed professional wedding association with over 6,000 active members in more than 40 countries. Headquartered Connecticut, the United States, ABC has branches all across Asia including Japan, Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, the Philippines, Mainland China, Taiwan and Hong Kong with over 700 members.
Uphold the professional status and professionalism of the wedding industry by creating a networking platform for wedding professionals; support and facilitate the advancement of our Members by providing cross-cultural Continuous Professional Development (CPD) training support; foster the culture of sharing, support and respect for diversity in cultures and viewpoints.
Congratulations and welcome to the Association of Bridal Consultants!
Whether you are a bride or a professional working in the wedding industry, you have
come to the right place. ABC is the oldest and largest training organization for wedding
professionals in the world. Since 1955 our goals have been to raise professional
standards in the wedding industry and to make brides happy. These goals have helped
ABC members stand out for their high standards and thereby prosper along the way.
If you are looking to become a wedding planner (or are an event planner wishing
to do more weddings) join ABC for increased credibility and explore our ongoing
education and the ABC Professional Development Program. If you are a vendor (such as
a musician, caterer, photographer, videographer, rehearsal dinner venue, etc.) join ABC
as a vendor member and get to know our wedding coordinators. If you are a bride, use
our website to locate an ABC wedding coordinator to help make your dreams come true.