Colin Cowie
CEO, Colin Cowie Lifestyle

Colin Cowie has led an extraordinary life. He arrived in America from South Africa with $400 in the pocket of a good suit and a tan. But it was his smarts, personality and stylish sensibility that led him into the fast-track, glamorous world of planning over-the-top parties for the who’s who of royalty, celebrity and business. Colin has been at the forefront of event and wedding and event planning for the past 25 years, creating trends and raising the bar for creating the ultimate experience for guests.

He is the author of 10 best-selling books that are sold around the world, a contributor to the Today Show, a designer for lifestyle products and licensing programs and now is at the helm of a new digital venture that is revolutionizing the online millennial wedding planning industry, www.wilkieblog.com.   Colin sits on the board of several philanthropic platforms that aid and support childrens art education and mentorship programs.