The Wedding Planner

Our team at The Wedding Bliss Thailand has a high passion for the wedding planning and years of experience in the industry. We listen to your wishes and requirements and will work with you hand in hand to make your dream wedding come true. We conceptualize unique ideas and bring out important details that will set your wedding apart from any other. Our business network include only top-notch wedding professionals, both Thai and international, which means you can be assured that the quality of service for your wedding will be inimitable. We have our own standard to maintain and we do not compromise class and style.

As a part of the most exclusive professional wedding community and member of DWP Congress, we understand that weddings are more than just an event. We have learned from the best of the best, and keep bringing in inspiration from the leaders of the world industry.

We attend the smallest details when it comes to design and styling, selecting the best materials, however, not forgetting that each wedding is first and foremost about a personal love story, friendship and family. We make sure that the flow of your wedding day is smooth and perfect, leaving you to enjoy the most important day of your life.

Best-Wedding-Planners
DWP 2017

Nanya Tantapaiboon – Destination Wedding Planning Director

Coming from lively and versatile Bangkok environment, Nanya has moved to Phuket in 2011 to pursue her life-long dream of being a wedding planner: ever since she was a schoolgirl, she knew that a wedding planning career is the only path she would take.

With a degree in Fine and Applied Arts with a Drama major from the prestigious Thammasat University in Bangkok, Nanya is a free-spirit artist with fantastic communication and managerial skills. Her studies of Directing, Stage Craft, Painting, Fashion, Make-up and Choreography give Nanya the full spectrum of creative skills essential to make any dream wedding come true.

Travel is a great source of inspiration for Nanya, and wherever she goes, she looks for the beauty, seeking inspiration in people she meets, food she tastes, music she listens to, and architecture she sees. She travelled the world both for pleasure and studies, enhancing her skills in professional and art courses in NYC and Boston, US.

For Nanya, a wedding is much more than just a wedding. It’s a wonderful story to be remembered and shared: a personal fairytale, experience of a lifetime, dream fulfilled, and best time with family and friends.

No detail is too small or too big for Nanya and The Wedding Bliss team, and rest assured that each wedding they organize will be unique and given the full heart to.

Jess Tantapaiboon – Executive Director 

Jess has the worldly experience and the right academic achievements that give The Wedding Bliss its supreme edge in the industry. Her drive and determination for success will give you the assurance that whatever your needs may be, you are given utmost class and sophistication each and every time.

Jess has a Bachelor’s degree in Communication Arts, majoring in Public Relations and Advertising from Chulalongkorn University, which is Thailand’s oldest and premiere educational institution. After graduating, Jess moved to Rhode Island, USA, where she finished her MBA in Global Marketing and then New York to obtain her certificate in Hotel Operations from New York University.

Her vast portfolio include working as a Marketing and Operations Manager at a high end spa in SoHo, New York, as well as serving as a PR for a luxury skincare brand – La Mer – when she moved back to Thailand. Her years of experience at La Mer, which is a brand under the Estee Lauder companies, gave her the knowledge and expertise in dealing with international clients, as well as forging excellent relationships with the press and celebrities.

She later moved to Phuket with her sister Nanya, and the two launched The Wedding Bliss as the top-notch destination wedding planning company in Phuket and later the new affiliate in Samui.

Taking care of business strategies and brand image for The Wedding Bliss, and that of their clients’, Jess makes sure that each and every couple is afforded the best service unmatched by any others in Thailand.

Sonia Kseniya Praksina – Brand Communications Manager

Originally from Siberia, Sonia brings her fresh look at weddings from a breadth of international travels and experiences. A graduate of Intercultural Communications Department from one of the top universities in Russia, she has a very versatile mind, and finds her interests in many things: from event management to design and media publishing.

She spent years living in many different countries, including the UK, Spain, and Japan, where she learned an eclectic mix of values that mold her wedding planning style. She is always on track with recent design, decoration and fashion trends, giving clients a world of ideas no other destination planner in Thailand can provide.

She loves simple, elegant rustic, and boho-chic style weddings, with the right touch of sophistication that a destination wedding in Thailand will truly provide.

Sonia is also the mind behind our Brand image and communications, working with international online and offline media to make sure that the company is always among the best, and other wedding industry professionals, creating unique and trend-setting projects like styled shoots, workshops and creative collaborations.

Lookmai – Destination Wedding Planner

Lookmai graduated as a theater director from the faculty of Fine and Applied Art, Thammasat University, one of the most prestigious universities in Bangkok. With her wide knowledge of art and strong management skills she became an invaluable part of The Wedding Bliss team.

Lookmai is always on track of planning process, making sure that all details are taken care of, and not a little thing is missed. Passionate about her job, she has great competence in all areas of planning: from floral design to menu compilation.

She finds inspiration in our couple’s love stories, and believes in the uniqueness of each event. At the end of every wedding, every smile, every laughter and tears of joy are what drives her to create more and more beautiful weddings.

+ NANYA | Destination Wedding Planning Director

Nanya Tantapaiboon – Destination Wedding Planning Director

Coming from lively and versatile Bangkok environment, Nanya has moved to Phuket in 2011 to pursue her life-long dream of being a wedding planner: ever since she was a schoolgirl, she knew that a wedding planning career is the only path she would take.

With a degree in Fine and Applied Arts with a Drama major from the prestigious Thammasat University in Bangkok, Nanya is a free-spirit artist with fantastic communication and managerial skills. Her studies of Directing, Stage Craft, Painting, Fashion, Make-up and Choreography give Nanya the full spectrum of creative skills essential to make any dream wedding come true.

Travel is a great source of inspiration for Nanya, and wherever she goes, she looks for the beauty, seeking inspiration in people she meets, food she tastes, music she listens to, and architecture she sees. She travelled the world both for pleasure and studies, enhancing her skills in professional and art courses in NYC and Boston, US.

For Nanya, a wedding is much more than just a wedding. It’s a wonderful story to be remembered and shared: a personal fairytale, experience of a lifetime, dream fulfilled, and best time with family and friends.

No detail is too small or too big for Nanya and The Wedding Bliss team, and rest assured that each wedding they organize will be unique and given the full heart to.

+ JESS | Executive Director

Jess Tantapaiboon – Executive Director 

Jess has the worldly experience and the right academic achievements that give The Wedding Bliss its supreme edge in the industry. Her drive and determination for success will give you the assurance that whatever your needs may be, you are given utmost class and sophistication each and every time.

Jess has a Bachelor’s degree in Communication Arts, majoring in Public Relations and Advertising from Chulalongkorn University, which is Thailand’s oldest and premiere educational institution. After graduating, Jess moved to Rhode Island, USA, where she finished her MBA in Global Marketing and then New York to obtain her certificate in Hotel Operations from New York University.

Her vast portfolio include working as a Marketing and Operations Manager at a high end spa in SoHo, New York, as well as serving as a PR for a luxury skincare brand – La Mer – when she moved back to Thailand. Her years of experience at La Mer, which is a brand under the Estee Lauder companies, gave her the knowledge and expertise in dealing with international clients, as well as forging excellent relationships with the press and celebrities.

She later moved to Phuket with her sister Nanya, and the two launched The Wedding Bliss as the top-notch destination wedding planning company in Phuket and later the new affiliate in Samui.

Taking care of business strategies and brand image for The Wedding Bliss, and that of their clients’, Jess makes sure that each and every couple is afforded the best service unmatched by any others in Thailand.

+ SONIA | Brand Communications Manager

Sonia Kseniya Praksina – Brand Communications Manager

Originally from Siberia, Sonia brings her fresh look at weddings from a breadth of international travels and experiences. A graduate of Intercultural Communications Department from one of the top universities in Russia, she has a very versatile mind, and finds her interests in many things: from event management to design and media publishing.

She spent years living in many different countries, including the UK, Spain, and Japan, where she learned an eclectic mix of values that mold her wedding planning style. She is always on track with recent design, decoration and fashion trends, giving clients a world of ideas no other destination planner in Thailand can provide.

She loves simple, elegant rustic, and boho-chic style weddings, with the right touch of sophistication that a destination wedding in Thailand will truly provide.

Sonia is also the mind behind our Brand image and communications, working with international online and offline media to make sure that the company is always among the best, and other wedding industry professionals, creating unique and trend-setting projects like styled shoots, workshops and creative collaborations.

+ LOOKMAI | Destination Wedding Planner

Lookmai – Destination Wedding Planner

Lookmai graduated as a theater director from the faculty of Fine and Applied Art, Thammasat University, one of the most prestigious universities in Bangkok. With her wide knowledge of art and strong management skills she became an invaluable part of The Wedding Bliss team.

Lookmai is always on track of planning process, making sure that all details are taken care of, and not a little thing is missed. Passionate about her job, she has great competence in all areas of planning: from floral design to menu compilation.

She finds inspiration in our couple’s love stories, and believes in the uniqueness of each event. At the end of every wedding, every smile, every laughter and tears of joy are what drives her to create more and more beautiful weddings.

Yimmy – Creative Designer

Yimmy is the main mastermind behind TWB signature and unique designs starting from season 2017. 

She has her personal story and interests deeply rooted in art and is always channeling her international background to create stunning settings for our weddings. Having lived in Australia, Europe and then Thailand, she was lucky from the early age to be exposed to different cultures: the aboriginal art of Australia inspired her to pursue applied arts, while her European studies deepened her knowledge in classical painting and fashion.

In her work with The Wedding Bliss Thailand, she found a connection between fashion, art, and weddings world. Yimmy has an eye for beauty and has already realised her potential in multiple projects, including a styled shoot collaboration with Style Me Pretty. 

Wine Netnaphad – Destination Wedding Planner

Despite her young age, Wine is an experienced event manager, thanks to her extensive work in Bangkok throughout her university studies. She graduated with a BA in Theatrical art from Thammasat University, and a year later, her passion for weddings brought her to Phuket. 

Her hands-on experience of conducting events on site and a deep knowledge of technical requirements for event production makes Wine a great wedding planner.

She believes that weddings should always be about joy and happiness, and she pours her heart and soul into each and every project she handles.

Jean Pukawanuch – Event Production Advisor & Bubble Bliss Bar Manager

When amiable personality meets high professionalism, you know you’re in the right hands! A graduate of Fine and Applied arts faculty of the prestigious Thammasat University, Jean had worked in major event production companies in Bangkok, organising big music festivals (I am Hardwell, Together Festival, Road to Ultra Thailand and ZAAP Party), commercial and private events, before joining The Wedding Bliss Thailand. 

Since May 2017, she took over the role of TWB Production Manager, and since then has produced a number of high-end events, including Destination Wedding Planners Congress 2017, in collaboration with QNA International (Dubai) and Thailand Tourism Authority. 

Following her passion for mixology, Jean is now the head of Bubble Bliss Bar, our in-house bar service providing high-quality creative drinks and best service.

Yok – Operations Coordinator

Living in Phuket for the past 7 years, Yok can be called a true Phuketian, which also means he knows the area perfectly. A graduate from Computer Engineering School in Songkla University, Yok has a great attention to details, which makes him an inherent member of The Wedding Bliss team.

His areas of responsibility cover a number of different things: from liaising with local suppliers and vendors to managing a vast company’s inventory. He works on production, carefully developing floor plans and event layouts, planning and implementing structure set up, supervising outsourced teams and our crew teams. Needless to say, he’s an invaluable support to The Wedding Bliss ladies.

+ YIMMY | Creative Designer

Yimmy – Creative Designer

Yimmy is the main mastermind behind TWB signature and unique designs starting from season 2017. 

She has her personal story and interests deeply rooted in art and is always channeling her international background to create stunning settings for our weddings. Having lived in Australia, Europe and then Thailand, she was lucky from the early age to be exposed to different cultures: the aboriginal art of Australia inspired her to pursue applied arts, while her European studies deepened her knowledge in classical painting and fashion.

In her work with The Wedding Bliss Thailand, she found a connection between fashion, art, and weddings world. Yimmy has an eye for beauty and has already realised her potential in multiple projects, including a styled shoot collaboration with Style Me Pretty. 

+ WINE | Destination Wedding Planner

Wine Netnaphad – Destination Wedding Planner

Despite her young age, Wine is an experienced event manager, thanks to her extensive work in Bangkok throughout her university studies. She graduated with a BA in Theatrical art from Thammasat University, and a year later, her passion for weddings brought her to Phuket. 

Her hands-on experience of conducting events on site and a deep knowledge of technical requirements for event production makes Wine a great wedding planner.

She believes that weddings should always be about joy and happiness, and she pours her heart and soul into each and every project she handles.

+ JEAN | Event Production Advisor & Bubble Bliss Bar Manager

Jean Pukawanuch – Event Production Advisor & Bubble Bliss Bar Manager

When amiable personality meets high professionalism, you know you’re in the right hands! A graduate of Fine and Applied arts faculty of the prestigious Thammasat University, Jean had worked in major event production companies in Bangkok, organising big music festivals (I am Hardwell, Together Festival, Road to Ultra Thailand and ZAAP Party), commercial and private events, before joining The Wedding Bliss Thailand. 

Since May 2017, she took over the role of TWB Production Manager, and since then has produced a number of high-end events, including Destination Wedding Planners Congress 2017, in collaboration with QNA International (Dubai) and Thailand Tourism Authority. 

Following her passion for mixology, Jean is now the head of Bubble Bliss Bar, our in-house bar service providing high-quality creative drinks and best service.

+ Yok | Operations Coordinator

Yok – Operations Coordinator

Living in Phuket for the past 7 years, Yok can be called a true Phuketian, which also means he knows the area perfectly. A graduate from Computer Engineering School in Songkla University, Yok has a great attention to details, which makes him an inherent member of The Wedding Bliss team.

His areas of responsibility cover a number of different things: from liaising with local suppliers and vendors to managing a vast company’s inventory. He works on production, carefully developing floor plans and event layouts, planning and implementing structure set up, supervising outsourced teams and our crew teams. Needless to say, he’s an invaluable support to The Wedding Bliss ladies.