Although Jamie Lipman and Alex Rodriguez were instantly captivated by each other, there was some time between their first meeting and when they officially started dating. “A few years passed and we continued on in our lives with limited communication. And then Alex reached out again confirming that there was something that happened and stayed with him from that one encounter we had,” Jamie tells of the moment they reconnected.
For Melissa and Quincy the serendipitous nature of their “chance” encounters certainly seems more fatalistic than random. One may go even further by saying their eventual coming together as husband and wife was altogether guided by a hire power… Having initially met in the school dining hall, Quincy was immediately drawn to Melissa who sat in preparation for exams.
“In 2001 the mezzanine level began its utilization as a special events venue. With opulent brass gates and soaring 30-foot ceilings, the venue has quickly become a highly sought-after event space for enterprising clientele looking for Miami style and glamour. With 22,000 square feet of space, complete with teller windows, bank vaults and ballrooms, this repurposed building can offer a unique vibe to your next corporate event.“
Though they met in Caracas, Venezuela, Astrid Alves and Andy Gilon dated for a year before Astrid was accepted to a master’s degree program in North Carolina. Already deeply in love, they decided to make it work. Their three year long-distance relationship was worth the wait with their extravagant and romantic wedding reception held in the Alfred J. DuPont building’s south ballroom.
The Alfred I. DuPont building is number one on the list, described as such: “On the second floor of the Alfred I. DuPont Building, downtown Miami’s only art deco skyscraper, is a former banking hall with high beamed ceilings, rich art deco details, and even the old bank vault, perfect for a couple of urbanite dudes to tie the knot.”
Jacqueline Rodriguez and John Michael got married on November 15th, 2014 and their beautiful wedding got featured on Grace Ormonde Wedding Style Magazine.
“Jacqui and John’s wedding would have definitely received a nod of approval from Jay Gatsby, with a theme best described as ‘Timeless Romance’. Intimate candlelight and the historic Alfred J. DuPont building created the perfect backdrop for the big day, and every detail of the wedding décor reflected the newlyweds and their style.”