Kochi Hosts It’s Very First ‘Shaadi By Marriott’

The event showcased the many nuances required for a well-crafted wedding!

Marriott International recently hosted a bespoke wedding extravaganza in Kochi with the Kerala edition of “Shaadi by Marriott” for the very first time that showcases the many nuances required for a well-crafted wedding, be it culinary setting, honeymoon destination, theme selection, wedding traditions and more. The evening embraced a unique theme ‘Be Jewelled’. The exclusive evening was hosted at Kochi Marriott Hotel, early this August, in association with MOD Signature jewellery, the most innovative and artistic jewellery designers in Kerala and the most sought-after designer, T&M, Maria Tiya Maria.

‘Shaadi by Marriott’ was created with the intent to craft unique and personalised wedding experiences, that come alive with great food, fabulous venues, exquisite décor and above all, unparalleled service levels. Marriott hotels are known for their F&B selections. The event showcased the best of cuisines across the globe, ranging from traditional Kerala, Italian, Asian, Awadhi, continental curated by Marriott Chefs along with a massive dessert spread, with curated highlights from Liso Chocolatier. The event had a unique fashion showcase by MOD Jewellery and T&M with “Shaadi”, “Weddings” as the theme for the evening. The event hosted who’s who of the city and the show stopper of the fashion showcase was actress Prayaga Martin.

From Left: Sofia Mathew, Director Weddings, Watermark Event Soultions,   Tresa Maria Joseph, Managing Partner, Maria Tia Maria,   Sumeet Suri, General Manager, Kochi Marriott Hotel,   Rajiv Menon, CEO, Rajasree Motors,   Prayaga Martin, Cine Actor, Show Stopper of the evening,  Asha Sebastian Mattathil, Chef Designer and Founder,   Tiya Neil Karikassery, Chief Designer and Managing Partner, Maria Tiya Maria and  Maria Akshay Mattathil, Managing Partner, Maria Tiya Maria.

The event was powered by Rajasree Motors, managed by Watermark Event Solutions Pvt. Ltd, invite partner Jayaram Cards, Gift Partner Liso Chocolatier, Beauty Partner Studio Salon by Pallavi Devika. “It was indeed a pleasure to play host to a unique event as such a “Shaadi by Marriott”, the Kochi edition at Kochi Marriott Hotel. The team has curated a wonderful show that holistically covers the various elements of Weddings, keeping in mind the Kerala traditions and the rich culture. The culinary offers to every component in the event reflects the theme, Be Jewelled, say Sumeet Suri, General Manager, Kochi Marriott Hotel. Kerala has emerged as the preferred wedding destination in the World and with this event we had the opportunity to showcase Marriott properties in Kochi as the choicest venue for weddings with commitment to meeting all the essential parameters, and seamlessly delivering a surreal wedding experience, added Sumeet.