About Claudia Copquin

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About Claudia Copquin

A well-known name in the local bridal industry, Claudia Copquin is the founder and editor of www.GettingMarriedonLongIsland.com and a journalist, author and blogger.

Her background includes ten years as managing editor of Newsday’s Long Island Weddings.  The magazine folded in December 2008, and the following spring she launched this blog to continue providing brides on Long Island with valuable wedding planning information, news, tips and trends.

Claudia is also the co-author of the wedding planning best-seller, “The Bride’s Year Ahead” (Sellers Publishing).


“Claudia has insider knowledge of Long Island brides-to-be from her ten-year stint as managing editor of Newsday’s Long Island Weddings.  Under her innovative editorial direction, the publication became the must-read for brides wanting to create once-in-a-lifetime moments.”

—Andree Sanquini, former Publisher, Newsday’s Long Island Weddings, Distinction, Wellness and others under Island Publications. Currently Director, Online Retail Advertising, Newsday.

“There is no one that knows more about the Long Island bridal market than Claudia.  She has been integrated into the business for so long, I can’t think of anyone I would trust more than her when it comes to providing information that is current and correct in this very specialized market.”

— Lucy Rosen, President, The Business Development Group

Contact Information:  516-810-7781 or Claudia@GettingMarriedonLongIsland.com