FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FEBRUARY 17, 2010
Madison, WI — Get ready to celebrate when Kelly Starr-King and Mike Drake declare their love for each other — and Mother Earth — in a “sustainable” wedding ceremony at Isthmus Green Day, Saturday, April 17 at 4 pm
Kelly and Mike’s story is sweet. They first met when their daughters played basketball together.
“We became close friends, almost like family, for about seven years, so the thought of dating felt very strange. Once we got beyond those feelings, we both experienced an immense outpouring of love and affection. That was five years ago, on Mike’s birthday, and we’ve never looked back,” said Kelly.
Kelly and Mike are staunch sustainable advocates; both have family backgrounds rooted in kindness to nature and the earth.
“We’re happy that the sustainable movement is here to stay. When we were offered the Isthmus eco-friendly wedding, we were very excited because we knew we had so much to learn about creating and celebrating such an event in an earth-friendly way,” said Kelly.
Kelly is CEO of Drake & Company and Mike is director of national retail sales at Top Promotions. To learn more about them and their upcoming wedding, visit www.thedailypage.com/green/wedding.
These eco-friendly wedding professionals will donate products, service and time to ensure Mike and Kelly celebrate in sustainable style:
- Top Shelf Weddings & Events
- Red Gecko Photography
- Jeweler’s Workshop
- J. Kinney Florist
- Moonstruck Media
- Pecatonica String Quartet
- Ecco Salon
- Monona Terrace
- BBJ Linen
- Crowne Plaza Madison
- Just for You Bridal Shop
Isthmus Green Day is a family-friendly, environmentally focused festival and exposition designed to help people in the Madison community — no matter what their circumstances — live a little greener. More than 3,000 people attend each year. The fest features hundreds of products, dozens of demonstrations and an excellent roster of expert speakers. Expectations are high for the single-day happening, which incorporates cooking demonstrations, eco-friendly fashion, alternative health information, entertainment, food and drink, and so much more. The event starts at 9 am. To learn more, visit www.thedailypage.com/green.
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