Desireé Moore Dent
Desireé Dent created WEDology toolKIT platform shortly after the launch of her wedding planner, WEDology Notebook: For The Budget-Chic Bride©. Having created the award winning wedding & event planning company, Dejanae Events, and establishing herself as an educator and speaker, Desiree decide she wanted to give back and help guide those starting out in the wedding and event planning industry.
Additionally, Desireé is the Instructor of Triton College and Waubonsee Community College's Wedding Planning Certification courses hosted in conjunction with The Wedding Planning Institute, a division of Lovegevity, Inc. She is recognized as a "wedding industry professional" and "academic leader" in the latest textbook edition of "Professional Wedding Planning - How To Start A Wedding Planning Business" used in the Certification course. She has been a guest speaker at Kendall College; Harold Washington College; Washburn Culinary Institute; and Hill Food Service Consulting addressing the wedding & event planning business. And in May 8, 2009, Desireé appeared on Lifetime Channels wedding show called “Get Married”. She was one of the experts offering advice to couples planning a wedding on a budget. Her first appearance was in December 2007.
The Knot Pro Education Ambassador
Best of Weddings in the Wedding Planners category: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 and 2007
The Knot Hall of Fame of Wedding Vendors
Certification Instructor at Triton College and Waubonsee Community College
Co-host of the webisode, The Wedding Planners: 2012-2013
Expert Speaker, Premiere Planners Experience, September 2018
Guest Speaker, Leading, Advocating & Developing You Health and Wellness Event, May 2018
Panel Speaker, Association of Bridal Consultants Illinois Fall Meeting, September 2017
Guest Speaker, Association of Bridal Consultants Regional Conference, April 2017
Panel Speaker, Panel Speaker, The Knot Chicago Workshop, March 2017
Wedding Planning Expert, Event Pros Unplugged, November 2015 and November 2016
Wedding Industry Insider, The Coordinated Bride Brunch, September 2016
Industry Pro, The Knot Pro Network Webinars, May 2016 and August 2016