Your browser does not support frames.

Rules of Engagement - Meet the Judges

Meet our wedding industry experts and our Rules of Engagement panel of judges. These experts will be tasked with reviewing your video submissions in efforts to selecting the suitor who melted their hearts (the most). So meet the judges and share with them your love story. May the best love story win. 
CountDown Events

Soha Lavin, Principal Planner at CountDown Events

Soha Lavin is Canada’s most sought after event planner.  In 2002, Lavin founded CountDown Events Planning and Design, a firm specializing in producing luxury weddings, innovative corporate and high-society events, galas and fashion shows. Creatively charged with the goal of setting the bar each time, Lavin creates the standard of excellence with each event she produces. Her true passion is bringing to life a client’s dream, and emotionally connecting to a couple’s best day ever: their wedding day. Lavin has planned the largest weddings at all of Vancouver’s major hotels, and in 2004, she produced Crème de la Crème Grand Wedding Showcase, Canada’s premier luxury wedding show which just celebrated its 10th year anniversary.

Life Studios Inc.

Jacob and Christine, Creative Directors at Life Studios Inc.

Life Studios Inc lead by the creative directors Jacob W & Christine H is Canada’s elite cinematography & photography Studio Based in Vancouver BC. It is comprised of an award-winning team of experts having a combined total of more than 45 years of experience within the cinematography, photography field. Each Team Member brings their individual artistry in capturing your life’s precious moments.

Real Weddings

Kim Mah, Editor of Real Weddings Magazine

Kim Mah is the editor of B.C.'s best-known wedding magazine, Real Weddings, and a regular judge for the annual B.C. Professional Wedding Awards. Immersed in the local wedding world, she spends her days reviewing the wedding stories of B.C. couples and sourcing the latest ideas and trends for both the magazine and its online counterpart,

Fairmont Pacific Rim

Kate Francois, Wedding and Proposal Manager at Fairmont Pacific Rim

Kate Francois, Wedding and Proposal Manager at Fairmont Pacific Rim has always had a passion for event and wedding planning from an early age. Now having worked in some of the city’s most prestigious wedding venues with hundreds of weddings in her repertoire and a black book full of contacts, Kate’s experience, keen eye and sharp attention to detail make her the perfect partner in planning and accomplishing all romantic endeavors of saying “I do”. 

Fairmont is part of Accor © Copyright 2019