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Twelfth Annual Best of Weddings Awards, From the #1 Wedding Planning Website, Honor the Top Wedding Vendors Across

San Antonio, Tx./January 8, 2018—Pastor David Barger, Senior Officiant at It’s A Wonderful Life Weddings SA, is  pleased
to announce that his Officiant service has been selected as a 2018 ­­winner in The Knot Best of Weddings, in Officiant
Category, an award representing the highest-rated wedding professionals as reviewed by real couples, their families and
wedding guests on The Knot, the leading online wedding brand and app.

In 2018, only 3% of the approximately 300,000 local wedding professionals listed on have received this
distinguished accolade. In its twelfth annual year, The Knot continues its longstanding tradition of supporting local wedding
vendors with The Knot Best of Weddings 2018, an annual by-couples, for-couples guide to the top wedding professionals
across the country. To determine the winners, The Knot assessed almost 3.6 million reviews across the various vendor
categories—venues, musicians, florists, photographers, caterers and more. These winners represent the best of the best
wedding professionals that a bride or groom would want to consider booking for their own unique wedding.

“ We are overjoyed over this honor that was really given to us by the couples we have united in marriage over
the years. We are innovators in the Officiant field and our ceremonies reflect our continuing mission to prepare
and officiate at memorable weddings. The way we interact with bride, groom, and family reflects our
commitment to make their wedding a Wonderful Life Wedding day.“ Pastor David Barger, Senior Officiant, It’s A
Wonderful Life Weddings SA.
As the number one online wedding brand and app, The Knot has inspired approximately 25 million couples to plan a
wedding that’s uniquely theirs. With a rich history of providing quality content and inspiration, The Knot is making it easier for
couples to connect with and book just the right wedding professionals to create their perfect wedding day. Eight out of 10
couples come to The Knot where they can be connected to any of the approximately 300,000 local wedding professionals
across the country. The Knot marries great technology with trusted content--and a little love--to make planning for the most
important day of a person's life easier and more enjoyable.  

For more information about The Knot Best of Weddings and a complete list of winners, please visit https://www.theknot.

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About It’s A Wonderful Life Weddings SA

It’s A Wonderful Life Weddings, an Officiant service, was created by Pastor David Barger in 2012, in the Kansas City Metro
area, at the request of several friends that knew he had been a Pastor in his earlier career. This retired meteorologist,
turned wedding officiant, now performs wedding ceremonies across the San Antonio, Hill Country, and Austin areas. The
officiant service still has an officiant in Kansas City, plus the service here in San Antonio. Pastor David custom writes all the
ceremonies for both locations, in addition to his duties of performing ceremonies here. Contact Information:

It’s A Wonderful Life Weddings SA
2739 Summit View
San Antonio, Tx. 78261

About The Knot
The Knot is the nation's leading online wedding brand and app that seamlessly engages, matches and connects couples
with the right products, services and local wedding professionals they need to plan and pull off their wedding. The trusted
brand reaches a majority of engaged couples in the US through the #1 wedding website, its mobile apps, The
Knot national and local wedding magazines, and The Knot book series. The Knot has inspired approximately 25 million
couples to plan a wedding that's uniquely them. The Knot is the flagship brand of XO Group Inc. (NYSE: XOXO), which helps
people navigate and enjoy life's biggest moments—from getting married to moving in together and having a baby. Please
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