We are wedding connectors.

Stewards to the brides — introducing dependable wedding vendors. And, stewards to the vendors — honoring the marketing investment.
1995

Beginning

Laura & Dom DiGirolamo held their first wedding show in Raleigh, NC.
2023

Transition

The company was purchased by Mark Bentley, North Carolina born and bred. 
2024

Today

Today, Forever and Company continues to be North Carolina's top wedding show.

The Triangle Wedding Show

Multiple times a year, we host North Carolina's best wedding show held in Raleigh.

Meet Our Team

We are proud to serve and would love to meet you. Say hi at the next Triangle Wedding Show.

Mark Bentley

Owner
Born and raised in Raleigh, NC, Mark graduated from the College at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He founded the Webb Simpson Challenge in high school, gaining event planning and fundraising experience. He is a Christian, an avid golfer, a husband to Jamie, a dad to Allisson, Jayden, Elliot, and Elizabeth, and a big Carolina Hurricanes and Carolina Tarheel fan.

Emily Hayes

President
Emily, a true Texas girl at heart, moved to NC in 2005 and planted roots in Raleigh after graduating from Meredith College. She and her husband, Ryan, love raising their three beautiful girls in NC. As the President at Forever & Company, she manages behind-the-scenes projects, ensuring wedding pros and engaged couples connect successfully.

Are you one of North Carolina’s top wedding vendors?

We are one of Carolina’s most active wedding vendor marketing networks. As a vendor, you are provided with special opportunities to connect with brides.
It's 100% NO COST to Apply

Vendor Application

We can't wait to connect with you. Send us your application (it is 100% no cost to apply).

Our commitment to you.

We will always be 100% truthful with our numbers and always deal in good faith. In return, we ask the same of you. Together, we can present our couples with the highest quality vendors and the upmost integrity.