Laurie founded Canada's first honeymoon and destination wedding nationwide wholesaler and has been specializing in this niche travel market since 2004. She is a Certified Honeymoon and Destination Wedding Specialist, a WPIC Certified Wedding Planner, and has numerous training certificates on the various destinations and resorts that cater to this niche market. Laurie has been awarded the 2014 Magellan Award for Individual Travel Agency Marketing Award, the 2014 Wedding Industry Leader, Elite Travel Award with Travelsavers, 4-Diamond Award winner with Karisma Resorts, top producers for Palace Resorts and more.
Laurie has been an active member of the Calgary Bridal Association and The Destination Wedding & Honeymoon Specialists Association and often travels to expos and wedding symposiums throughout the world including Las Vegas, St. Lucia, Tahiti, Mexico, Dominican Republic, London, Bahamas, Puerto Rico, Fiji, Australia, New Zealand, New York and more.
She too tied the knot in a destination wedding ceremony in Playa Mujeres, Mexico.