Our Story

A leader in the Travel and Tourism industry with over 30 years of experience and a strong focus on Destination Weddings and Romantic Travel, we specialize in custom designed destination weddings, collaborating with the most unique and exclusive properties and venues to host your special day. Driven by our commitment to making your wedding one of the most memorable moments of your life, our team of experienced wedding and event specialists create and design your destination wedding to meet your unique personal style. Whether you have visions of a medieval village, rolling countryside, an exotic beach or beautiful historic city, our team will make this a reality for your Luxury Wedding Worldwide.

THE PRODUCER

Susan Barone-Cianfarani

Susan is respected as a motivated and high performing travel specialist with the spirit of the true entrepreneur. During her 32 years experience in the travel industry, she pioneered a powerful connection with destination weddings, honeymoons, luxury travel and specialty groups.

She began her career on the wholesale level in 1984, moved to retail in 1994 and moved on to develop InStyle Vacations and InStyle Destination Weddings in 2010. Susan became an unequalled specialist in finding unique venues for destination weddings. As a result, her weddings are regularly featured in bridal magazines, where she is often quoted as the travel advice expert. Her goal is to ensure a memorable, low-stress and happy event for every bridal couple.

She is the recipient of over 30 prestigious industry awards, some of which include Travel Agent of the Year, Rising Star and Top Selling Tour Operator.

Susan has realized a demand which needs to be met in the Tourism and Wedding Industry. Luxury Weddings & Events Worldwide has been carefully curated to meet this demand allowing hotels, tour operators, venues and airlines to showcase their product to engaged couples before they have made their wedding and honeymoon choice. Luxury Weddings Worldwide stands alone in connecting these bridal couples with unique luxury venues around the world which provide a memorable and exclusive event.

Susan and her companies are very well respected within the Travel Industry and she is widely regarded as one of the foremost experts for luxury destination weddings and honeymoons. She is a sought after industry professional and travel trend expert and now adding to her very powerful portfolio, Susan has partnered with Today's Bride Magazine as the Director of The Destination Wedding Magazine creating the only Magazine for this growing trend in the Canadian Market.

Below are just a few awards presented to Susan during her career:

  • Top Producing Agent/Agency
  • Agent/Agency Recognition Award
  • Rising Star Awards (multiple times)
  • Travel Agent of the Year (multiple times)
  • Outstanding Sales Agent Performance
  • Outstanding Consumer Evening
  • Lifetime Platinum
  • Best of the Best Travel Agent of the Year
  • Best of the Best Travel Agency of the Year
  • Recognition of Outstanding Support
  • Most successful consumer event
  • Award of Excellence
  • Top Producing Agency

Susan's natural entrepreneurial spirit and her capability to "think outside the box" along with her passion and driving force to genuinely assist the travel industry and the consumer with this growing demand welcomes you.

Susan@luxuryweddingsworldwide.com