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Alex Reardon

Alex Reardon

WeddingWire Contributor

Alex Reardon is a marketing expert based in Austin, Texas. Alex has experience in managing public relations, marketing, and event planning for a variety of businesses. She also has a journalism degree and copywriting experience. Alex worked at WeddingWire for nearly five years in various business and editorial positions. Alex currently works as a Content Marketing Manager for real estate technology company Opcity.

Experience

Alex started her career as an Assistant Marketing Director for the Lori Leavitt Collection, a fine jewelry company. Alex then moved to Andrea Rodgers where she worked as a PR and Event Planning Assistant and QBDesigns where she assumed the role of Director of Public Relations and Marketing. In 2011 Alex was hired as a Business Operations Associate for WeddingWire. Alex was later promoted to Editorial Assistant and then Senior Editorial Associate. After nearly five years with WeddingWire, Alex transitioned into marketing positions at OwnLocal. Alex worked as a Product Marketing Manager at Adia before entering her current position, Content Marketing Manager at Opcity.

Education

Alex attended Southern Methodist University, where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism with a minor in Psychology.

Articles published by Alex Reardon

Lifestyle 6 Things I've Learned During the First Month of Marriage

Nearly-weds need to hear these six real-life observations on the first month of marriage — all from one newlywed’s perspective.

Marriage Proposals 15 Things NOT to Say Right After Getting Engaged

Remember, if you don’t have anything nice to say, don’t say it at all. Here are some foot-in-mouth phrases to avoid.

Honeymoon Advice The Honeymoon Packing Checklist Every Couple Needs

Whether you’ll be sunbathing in Maui, shredding powder in the Alps, or sightseeing in Paris, we’ve got you covered with this honeymoon packing checklist.

Groom & Groomsmen The Top 5 Grooms' Questions - Answered!

You asked, we answered! Today we field five common questions from grooms-to-be, from wedding planning to attire.

Planning Basics 5 Ways to Personalize Your Wedding Website

Your wedding website needs to be useful, but shouldn't be boring. Here are some ways to add a personal touch to your site.

Traditions How to Attend Your First Chinese Wedding

Your first Chinese wedding will feature some traditions and customs you may not be familiar with, so be sure to prepare before the big day.

Honeymoon Advice 5 Things NOT to Pack on Your Honeymoon

There's no need to overpack for your honeymoon—be sure to keep these five items safe at home instead of bringing them along.

Health & Beauty Selecting Hair and Makeup Styles

When it comes to hair and makeup, the possibilities are endless! But the most important thing to remember is that you want your style on the wedding day to reflect you.

Wedding Decor 4 Unexpected Venue-Aesthetic Pairings

Let’s take a look at four unexpected venue-aesthetic pairings that work really well.

Wedding Flowers Which Wedding Flower Are You?

Discover your spirit bloom!

Favors Dyed Fabric Favor Bags

Follow along as Brittni Mehlhoff of Paper & Stitch shows us how to make these vibrant favor bags!

Invitations & Stationery Custom Hand Lettered Envelope Liners

Click through for a step-by-step guide from Brittni Mehlhoff of Paper & Stitch.

Wedding Flowers 7 Popular Bridal Bouquet Styles

While every bridal bouquet is unique, there are a few tried-and-true styles that can be seen time and time again. Which style suits you best?

Wedding Flowers 12 Wedding Flowers That Are Always in Season

Seasonality can seriously impact the cost of your wedding flowers. Luckily, there are plenty of gorgeous blooms that are available all year round.

Wedding Flowers 13 Beautiful Bouquet Wrap Ideas

Put the perfect finishing touch on your dream bouquet with any of these gorgeous bouquet wrap ideas!

Wedding Decor DIY Photo Backdrop: Party Streamers

Create this fun, festive photo backdrop three easy steps! We’ll show you how.