Sharon Naylor is the bestselling author of over 35 wedding books for brides, bridesmaids and the mothers of the bride and groom. Her titles have spent time in the #1 book, e-book and wishlist spots on Amazon and BN.com for their categories, and Publisher’s Weekly named three of her books among the best of the best. She is often excerpted on many of Bride Tide’s Top 100 Wedding Blogs, and she has been featured in the top bridal and honeymoon travel media.
Sharon has been featured in the top bridal magazines, including Bridal Guide, Brides, Southern Bride, WeddingBells, Get Married, New York Weddings, New Jersey Bride, VOWS Magazine, I Do for Brides, Destination I Do and many more. She has also appeared in Redbook, Ladies Home Journal, Self, Health, Shape, Better Homes and Gardens, Family Circle, and many others.
Sharon has appeared on Oprah, Good Morning America, Inside Edition, Primetime, Lifetime, ABC News, Get Married, I Do with The Knot, Fox 5 News, Better TV and more
Sharon is Bridal Guide’s resident bridesmaid expert, and is also a columnist at New Jersey Bride, Wishpot, Wedding Mapper, I Village Weddings, Gorgeously Green, Creators.com, and more, and has been featured on countless bridal blogs including Polka Dot Bride, Broke-Ass Bride, Best Wedding Sites, The Favour Shoppe, and Huffington Post Weddings. She has also appeared on sites for The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, BBC London, TheStreet.com, Bankrate.com, Publisher’s Weekly, Writer’s Digest, The Writer, InterviewHer.com, and hundreds of other media outlets. She is co-host of The Wedding Podcast Network’s ‘Here Come the Moms’ show for the mothers of the bride and groom, and she guest-blogs for the top bridal sites. She has also appeared multiple times on Martha Stewart Weddings satellite radio shows.
Sharon has conducted corporate spokesperson campaigns for some of the top companies in the world. Her long list includes Microsoft, Schering Plough, Michaels Crafts, Kodak, and others. As corporate spokesperson, Sharon has helped develop bridal products and services currently in use, conducted satellite media tours and personal appearances, as well as national giveaways and social media events. Currently, Sharon is the wedding spokesperson for New York City’s legendary Li-Lac Chocolates.
As the destination wedding and honeymoon spokesperson for the award-winning Rosewood Hotels Caneel Bay and Jumby Bay, Sharon has been featured in the top travel media, helps create special wedding and honeymoon packages and special features, and conducts national giveaways.
“I was fortunate to be saved from breast cancer through early detection, surgery and radiation,” says Sharon, “So I do as much work for breast cancer charities as possible. I’m also active in the good work being done by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society in memory of my father, and I support Wish Upon a Wedding, as well.”
Sharon has walked the red carpet at bridal industry launches, movie premieres, celebrity product launches, and book premiere parties. She was a featured expert at Conde Nast’s Dream House, has appeared many times at Book Expo and attends the top Bridal Market runway shows and launches. She has also attended The Wedding Salon, EPIC Summit and other top-tier bridal events.
Based outside of New York City, Sharon lives with her husband, Joe, and is at work on her upcoming wedding books and special projects.
Keep up with Sharon on her Facebook page and on her Twitter @sharonnaylorwed.