Katie James Watkinson

Lives In

Philadelphia, PA


  • Georgetown University
  • Columbia University


  • Travel
  • Fashion
  • Wedding Planning
  • Wedding Décor


Katie is a storyteller with a passion for travel, as well as its applications within the bridal industry. She got her start as an editorial assistant at Travel + Leisure, and quickly moved up to becoming a features and travel editor for Brides. As a freelancer, she has contributed content to a myriad of publications including Bloomberg, DuJour, and TripAdvisor. Her experiences in both the millennial-driven bridal industry and her expertise in storytelling resulted in the creation of MegaWatt Events, which offers consulting and content marketing services geared toward destination weddings.


Katie is a graduate of the Columbia Publishing Course at Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism. She earned a Bachelor's degree in English language and literature from Georgetown University, where she also minored in Spanish language and iterature.

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