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The On-line Massachusetts Wedding Guide is published by Sapphire Solutions. Sapphire Solutions is a web development company that specializes in developing internet solutions for the wedding industry and has developed web sites for many local wedding businesses, including wedding shows, reception sites, photographers, and more.

Our staff includes:

Deborah Weckesser, Founder
Deborah started the On-Line Massachusetts Wedding Guide while planning her own wedding in 1998. After trying to use search engines and the national wedding sites to plan her wedding, she knew there had to be a better way! The MA Wedding Guide started out as a simple site with only a few hundred visitors each month and has grown into the leading resource for Massachusetts couples with over 50,000 visitors each month.

Dawn McGrath, Editor-in-Chief
Dawn is a web designer that specializes in developing unique and creative web sites for wedding businesses. Her focus is maintaining MAWeddingGuide.com - coordinating monthly prizes, creating and scheduling newsletters, adding helpful planning articles and much more.

Alicia Marvin, Account Manager
Alicia will help you market your brand to today's couple. Assist you with selecting the right listing type for your business and creating a profile like no other!

Danielle Timmons, Contributing Author & Wedding Blogger
Danielle is our resident wedding expert and keeps track of the latest wedding trends and fashions. She writes articles for both our site and newsletter. Danielle also manages our wedding blog, and social media efforts on Twitter (@maweddingguide) and Facebook.

Diane Smith, Contributing Author
Diane has written many articles and newsletters for our site. She also corresponds with brides that submit questions and comments to us. Each bride receives a personalized email from Diane. Diane is also responsible for managing our online wedding leads.

Andrea DiFabio, Contributing Author
Andrea writes for both our site and wedding blog. She often does interesting research articles about the latest wedding trends.