Wedding Podcast Ep.2 - Aleit Swanepoel the Wedding Genius

Wedding Podcast Ep.2 – Aleit Swanepoel the Wedding Genius

Pink Book Wedding Podcast Episode 2

Aleit Swanepoel (@AleitSwanepoel) – The wedding genius who almost single-handedly transformed and propelled Cape Town to become one of the favourite wedding destinations in the world. Apart from Aleit sharing 20 years of experience, we also touch on the best and worst moments of his career and much more. Learn about his soon to be released book (autobiography) and other fascinating projects and stories Mr Wedding shares with us in this interview. Check out our Quick Tips with Aleit series.

Topics discussed

  • How he worked his way up in the Hospitality Industry
  • The Aleit Academy
  • Rolene Strauss‘ (@RoleneStrauss) and Clare Wiese’s (@clarewiese ) wedding
  • The biggest mistakes/disasters he faced in his career
  • Planning advice for brides.

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Next Week’s Episode:  Gustaaf Boshoff

Stir Food’s head chef and food fundi Gustaaf Boshoff (@GustaafBoshoff) dishes on what goes on behind the scenes in the kitchens at wedding venues and what you should keep in mind when planning your wedding menu. Food that works and what to avoid – the stress of catering for super large groups and how his food philosophy influences his work as a chef and caterer.

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If you have any questions on today’s podcast or you want to ask Aleit Swanepoel a specific question, please leave them in the comments section of the blog and we’ll be glad to help and find some answers, even discussing them in upcoming podcasts.

Image sources: WedLuxe & Rolene Strauss

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