Kristi Purvis, owner of Kiss the Bride Weddings Destin/30A is a Destin local and has lived along the world’s most beautiful beaches for over 20 years. Kristi graduated from Florida State University and has been in the wedding planning industry for over 10 years. She is a Certified Wedding Planner through the National Association of Bridal Consultants and has over 350 weddings to her credit. Kristi previously held the title of Director of Special Events for Florida State University Athletics. This is where she truly developed her skills of honing in on the smallest detail, exceeding expectations, and handling chaos with a calming demeanor and a huge smile. She prides herself on building lasting relationships with her clients and delivering flawless events. Her ultimate goal is to make the planning process stress free for her clients while designing a memorable wedding that is one of a kind and truly reflective of her couples.
Kristi has had weddings featured in numerous publications. She has also been named Best Wedding Planner on the Emerald Coast, Best Wedding Planner in Destin, Finest on the Emerald Coast, and is honored to be in The Knot Weddings Hall of Fame. Outside of planning weddings Kristi loves spending time with her husband Matt, their son Grayson, and daughter Kinleigh.