Kolkata, January 13, 2019: The fifth edition of Shaadi by Marriott in the country and the first-ever in Kolkata, was jointly hosted last evening by JW Marriott Hotel Kolkata, ITC Sonar, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Kolkata and The Westin Kolkata Rajarhat the newest and biggest wedding destinations of the East. Through this event, the largest hospitality chain in the world, Marriott International Inc., once again re- affirmed its commitment of creating a wedding experience that was both superlative and unforgettable in every way, from ideation to execution.

Shaadi by Marriott, a one of its kind customized wedding campaign, hosted its first event in New Delhi in 2017 to showcase the unmatched wedding expertise that Marriott International offers to its discerning patrons. Whether it’s the biggest wedding of the season or the most private affair, Shaadi by Marriott aims to craft that unique, luxurious and personalized wedding experience all under one roof, with the help of its in-house wedding celebrants.

Last evening, Marriott Kolkata hotels presented an extravagant wedding showcase that mesmerized and transcended guests to a dream wedding. The highlight of the evening was a fashion presentation by House of Masaba, who premiered their first ever bridal collection at the event. Her collection, which is an ode to the modern bride, was presented in the format of a wedding that began with a Marwari Sangeet and transformed into a Bengali Shaadi. The showstopper for the bridal fashion show was none other than model and actress, Rukmini Maitra, who was dressed in an exquisite bridal ensemble from the designer’s latest collection.

The evening was celebrated with food and beverage curated to perfection. The cutting edge culinary demonstration ensured a personal touch in each menu, tailor-made for every wedding occasion, and palette. Specialized chefs showcased region based cuisine – Awadhi, Bengali, Marwari, Italian, Chinese & Thai – coming together through a service design similar to a wedding reception sequence.

Gaurav Singh, General Manager, JW Marriott Kolkata & Cluster GM- Bangladesh said, “At Marriott, we not only host  a  wedding,  but  make  sure  we  create  memories  of  a  lifetime.  “Shaadi by Marriott” is a promise of faith, trust, quality and value, and we  ensure to provide a personalized  and seamless wedding experience to our guests. We’re seeing a growing market for luxury weddings being held locally, and it’s a pleasure to be hosting them. We collectively aim to continue being the preferred destinations for weddings in the East, and will strive to excel on all  the  necessary  parameters to provide a wedding experience that is truly unforgettable.”

Commenting on this occasion, Masaba Gupta said, “Today Indian weddings are synonymous to pageantry and amidst the spectacle, we have forgotten the intimacy of the union. Our first bridal wear collection focuses on embracing the affinity of this bond without minimizing the edge and sophistication. While weddings have turned into a manifestation of customs and pomp, Shaadi by Marriott is saving the day by transforming the chaos of wedding planning into a well-designed yet effortless and memorable affair.”

Corporate Comm India(CCI NewsWire)