Destination Weddings by ALHI represents a carefully curated portfolio of independent, luxury resorts and hotels worldwide. From chic beach escapes to boutique urban gems to romantic getaways, our distinctive approach of representing handpicked venues in unique locales means our team is well versed in these settings and has personal relationships with the properties we work with. 

Meet Kimberly Richmond, Global Director of Sales, Destination Weddings by ALHI, combined her passion for event planning and her hotel background by launching Runaway Bride, an international destination wedding planning company. She has been featured in major bridal publications such as Brides and Grace Ormonde Weddings. She is president of the International Association for Destination Wedding Professionals (IADWP) D.C. Area Chapter. A hopeless romantic, she has found her perfect match and is planning her own walk down the aisle. Away from the office, she founded Posh Pets, a full-service, upscale pet-care company that also partners with rescue agencies to find homes for pets. 

What We Do

Venue Selection: Our complimentary, single point of contact service is designed to find the perfect destination and ideal venue for that special day as we partner with you to streamline the selection process.

Site Visit: We can assist with site visits and facilitate all the details including scheduling, creating an itinerary, confirming appointments, and obtaining comp rooms or special rates whenever possible.

Contract Negotiation: We can assist you throughout the entire contract process, ensuring you are getting the best possible rates and special concessions from our properties.

View Our Collections


related stories

Destination Weddings

Five Wedding Trends For 2024

As we welcome in another year, 2024 promises to witness a wave of innovative trends that will redefine the way we celebrate…

Destination Weddings

5 Weddings Trends from 2023

As we bid adieu to 2023, we look back at the transformative journey the wedding industry underwent this year. It has been a…