- Francesca Barger is the founder and CEO of bridal management group First Vangarde.
- She has worked as a freelance writer for a variety of publications since 2017.
- Her work has also appeared on platforms including Style Me Pretty.
Francesca Barger began her career in the weddings and events industry as Project Manager for a large non-profit, executing large-scale bi-annual events with small budgets and big impact. With a decade-long passion for writing and natural knack for public relations, her commitment to showcasing the industry has to offer can be seen on both sides of the aisle—formerly behind the scenes as a planner and now out in front on behalf of those she represents through her talent management agency First Vangarde. As a freelance writer, Barger has contributed to platforms including Style Me Pretty.
About Brides and Dotdash
Brides is part of the Dotdash publishing family. For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.