Fêtefully Raises $1.3M in Funding


Fêtefully, a Dallas, TX-based provider of a digital wedding planning platform, raised $1.3M in funding.

The round was led by Slauson & Co., with participation from Gurtin Ventures, John Kim, Jeff Dodd, Rob Houdek, Chris Yeh, and Techstars.

The company intends to use the funds to continue business growth and scale operations.

Led by Founder GiGi McDowell, Fêtefully is an on-demand, one-on-one, virtual wedding planning platform that connects couples with professional planners. Couples collaborate virtually with a professional planner to determine wedding style and design, budget building, financial planning, vendor selection, event coordination and more. In addition, Fêtefully combines the knowledge and expertise of professional wedding planners with technology that manages planning tasks and responsibilities, coordinates meetings, appointments, and tracks guest information, while also facilitating and consolidating vendor communication, payments, and decisions in real time. Its complimentary concierge assists couples with vendor research, travel arrangements, event rentals and shopping, sourcing, ordering, and tracking all purchases.