Kathy Apostolidis is the creator and director of leading Australian Wedding Planning and Styling agency –Nightingales Wedding Designers. Kathy established Nightingales in 1994 with a vision to be able to offer a boutique Wedding Planning and Styling service that embodied the highest standards of quality and service and cutting edge style.
Kathy is a well known identity in the Australian Wedding industry. Often referred to as ‘The Wedding Guru‘ and “The Wedding Planner” her hands on involvement in the industry, means that Nightingales’ clients enjoy the benefit of having access to state of the art products and services for their wedding.
Ahead of the field in the wedding industry for over 18 years now, Kathy’s secret to success is a collective passion to pursue new ideas that expand the boundaries of both style and service. Innovations such as co-designing FLOW, the first Australian software dedicated to Wedding and Event Coordinators and creating Wedding Workshops for Brides, is testimony to her commitment to constantly develop her service offering to prospective Brides and Groom.
Kathy’s reputation in wedding industry circles is impeccable, with requests for media appearances as well as requests to plan and style celebrity weddings including the weddings of David Campbell & Lisa Hewitt; Daniel Jones and Kathleen De Leon; Stefano and Trisha Canturi; Dominique Cerrone and Robert Parisi.
Her weddings have been featured in all of the major Australian magazines such as Bride to Be, Cosmopolitan Bride, Complete Wedding, Luxury Weddings, OK Magazine and international magazines and wedding websites such as Grace Ormode’s Wedding Style. Her many TV and Radio appearances have included “Yasmin’s Getting Married”; “Today Tonight”; “Kerri-Anne Show”; “The Weather Show” “Mornings” with David Campbell and Sonia Kruger and numerous Radio interviews such as Radio 2UE “The 2 Murrays”; 2GB and Triple M.
But whilst she enjoys the kudos that such recognition brings, Kathy’s priorities remain the same – for Nightingales to provide exclusive products and service that are inclusive to all.