Meet the Mammas & Queens of our Industry - The Green Room Flower Company

Meet the Mammas & Queens of our Industry

It takes a lot of hard work, dedication, and passion to be a successful boss lady in the flower industry. And when you add the responsibilities of motherhood to the mix, it becomes even more challenging. But these women have shown that it's possible to balance both and excel in their respective fields.
Sarah Fecher
Owner/Creative Director - Gather and Gold Tipis
Mama to Elsie, 11
Sarah is an absolute honey and such a vibe! We love crossing paths with this wonderful lady and are super proud of all that she and her hubby Chris have achieved over the years with their amazing Tipi business. They are our go-to’s for magical events and for creating something incredibly special.
Alex Moeke
Owner/Director - Alexandra Kate Creative
Mama to River, 3.5 and Manaia, 10 months
The ultimate planning and styling Queen. Alex owns and operates her own beautiful business and has had years of experience within the industry. She is an absolute gem to work with and is a master of networking, providing a unique take on the event planning experience.
Lucy Weatherall

Owner/Head Chef -  Aspiring Catering
Mama to Identical Twin Boys! Hugo & Lincoln, 10
Aspiring Catering has been serving the ultimate feast to wedding guests for 13 years now! It’s safe to say these legends know what they’re doing. Never failing to impress us with their delectable food and solid team, Lucy and the AC team are true professionals and are always a delight to be around.  
Vera Yakzhik

Flower Grower - Alpine Blooms
Mama to Archie, 2 and soon to be Mama of TWO, come August.
Vera has been growing beautiful blooms on her Flower farm for 4 seasons now and is becoming an expert in Cold Climate flower farming pretty quickly! Her stunning plot is situated in Maungawera Valley between Wanaka and Hawea.

Jen Corish

Photographer/Director - Alpine Image Co
Mama to Cody, 6 and Nate, 2
This lady has exceptional talent behind the camera and has taken some of the best photos we’ve ever come across. She’s a joy to work with and I think we all squeal with delight when we run into her on site and find out she’s taking the photos!


Owner/Creative Director - Hayley and Co
Mama to Maddy, 11 and Paige, 8
Hayley is the hiring queen - she’s got a boat load of beautiful items to style your dream wedding and has built her little empire on passion and resilience. She is an absolute legend, a true people person who just gets it. Hayley and Co’s new showroom in Wanaka is now open for viewing and we super excited to collaborate with Hayley and her creative team.

Photographer/Director - Alpine Image Co
Mama to - Theo, 3.5 and Boh, 20 months
Yaeh is an industry legend who is often seen in her happy place out-and-about capturing the magic of weddings and elopements. She’s a wicked talent behind the camera and general all-round superstar making amazing things happen on the daily!

Owner/Photographer - Sarah Clements Photography
Mama to Fox, 5 months
Sarah is a wizard behind the camera and captures the magic of wedding photography so incredibly well. We love her infectious smile and happy energy. The incredible attention to detail within her work is out of this world!

Owner/Creative Director - Botanic Press
Mama to George, 4 and Harry 6
Emma Botanic Press Wanaka
This woman is a wonder. She has built an incredibly unique business and turns our wedding bouquets into an incredible pieces of pressed flower art. Emma is the kindest human, with big ideas who forever keeps us inspired.
Being a boss lady and a mother is no easy feat, but these wonderful women have proven that it can be done. They are an inspiration to us all!