Engaging Concepts

Welcome to Engaging Concepts. We provide strategic consulting to the $160 billion per year wedding & honeymoon industry – with a particular penchant for destination weddings.

Quite simply – few understand the “ins and outs” of this lucrative but constantly changing and super competitive market better than we do.

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“Rebecca Grinnals probably knows more about the business of weddings than anyone”

Event Solutions Magazine
September 2011

“Innovators in the business of weddings.”

Preston Bailey
Internationally Celebrated Event Designer

“Rebecca + Kathryn bring so much enthusiasm, professionalism and outrageous intelligence to everything that they do!”

Carley Roney
Founder + Editor
TheKnot

“Rebecca Grinnals + Kathryn Arce are the REAL deal!”

Cindy Novotny
Speaker, Author & Business Coach
Master Connection Associates

“When you meet Kathryn + Rebecca you truly ‘engage’ with their brilliance.”

Simon T. Bailey
Speaker + Author, President
The Brilliance Institute

“Engaging Concepts is a “must know” for any marketing decision-maker in the hotel, resort, destination or travel & hospitality industry.”

Rod Caborn
Executive Vice-President
YPB & R Advertising and PR

We help some of the biggest brands in the world maximize their impact, revenue and guest experience all while engaging today's bride in unexpected and impactful ways - creating lifelong brand ambassadors.

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Recent News

Our engage!14 events

We have recently announced our fall engage! and are thrilled to be returning to spectacular Grand Cayman for engage!14 Cayman Islands to be held November 17-20th, 2014 at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman. Registration opens 4.14.14 at www.engage14.net.   Additionally, we launched the official website for our June event, engage!14 Bachelor Gulch at The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor [...]

We have recently announced our fall 2014 engage! and are thrilled to be returning to spectacular Grand Cayman for engage!14 Cayman Islands to be held November 17-20th, 2014 at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman. Registration opens 4.14.14 at www.engage14.net. We also launched the official website for our June event, engage!14 Bachelor Gulch at The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor [...]

engage!13 Biltmore Estate & engage!13 Montelucia websites launch!

We are delighted to launch the official websites for the engage!13 events at Biltmore Estate and Montelucia Resort & Spa.  Click on the image below to view both websites including speaker line ups, program details and much more! Looking forward to ‘engaging’ with you!

Speaking at the BizBash Event Innovation Forum

I am honored to be speaking at the upcoming BizBash Event Innovation Forum in Fort Lauderdale on April 10th on “Marketing Luxury Weddings”. The event is presented by BizBash and the Event Leadership Institute. Hope to see you there!