Welcome back to another installment of Real Weddings Magazine’s Partner Profiles!
This week, we have feature Marie Cicogni, Director of Sales & Catering at the picturesque Delta King Hotel & Delta Dream. Take it away Marie!
Delta King Hotel
Specialty? Historic Sternwheel Paddleboat operating as a full service hotel and meeting/event venue in Old Sacramento
When was the business established? 1989
What sets you apart from your competition? We are a fully restored, permanently moored 1920s paddleboat!
Where do you find inspiration? In the uniqueness of our venue.
When you opened shop, what was your promise to your customers? Exceeding their expectations!
Do you have any hidden talents? Dealing with people – my best talent.
What color(s) gives you the most joy? Blues and Greens, reds and browns
What song is the soundtrack to your business day (or at least to how you feel right now)? Joy To The World! (the 3-Dog Night version …) and “Hi Ho Hi Ho It’s Off To Work We Go!”
Cake, Cupcakes or Cookies? Cupcakes! Endless possibilities!
What is your favorite flower? Pikaki & Maili
Photos by Eye Connoisseur Photography.
Photos by The Memory Journalists.
Where is your favorite place to travel? Hawaii and Scotland
What’s your favorite local restaurant? So many choices, so little time!
What’s your favorite local charity? Chicks In Crisis
If you weren’t in the wedding industry, what would you be doing? Independent Meeting Planning
What three things are you most grateful for in life? My Family, my friends, my abilities
If you were to plan your own wedding, or re-do your wedding, what element would be most important to you? Water
What is the best advice you can give to brides and grooms getting married today? Talk talk talk before – and weddings are not all about the glitz and glamour, they’re about the commitment you are making
Anything else you’d like to share with Real Weddings Magazine’s brides? Take the time to enjoy your journey – and don’t sweat the small stuff! Now or later …
Photos courtesy of Delta King Hotel.
To find out more about Delta King Hotel, visit Delta King Hotel online.