Speaking Engagements & Webinars

  • There are no words that can express the level of appreciation and utmost respect I have for you for last night. Our event was the most successful and well attended one that our little chapter has seen in years! And obviously all of this goes to you.

    You were my WOW factor! You inspire, ignite and excite! There is a reason you have achieved the level of greatness that you so obviously deserve. It was my honor to introduce a man like you.

    Susan Jaffe Reben
    Pieces of Dreams Design

  • It was one of the best webinars attended in the last few weeks, so well organized and professional. I love Colin’s slides and him in the corner speaking…A plus!
    -Belmond Hotels

  • I love this webinar, it was really nice
    -Aonde Casar

  • It was excellent.
    -Santorini Gem

  • This webinar was great
    -Wedding Concepts

  • Loved it, thank you!
    -Rendezvous in Paris

  • Was great, well organised, timely and questions session well managed.
    -Emaar Hospitality Group

  • I think it was great!


Invite Colin Cowie, the visionary behind Thrive Hospitality and a luminary in creating luxurious events, hospitality and guest experiences, to speak at your next conference, corporate event, or symposium. With a legacy spanning over three decades, Colin has orchestrated the world’s most exclusive events, from celebrity galas to unforgettable corporate functions. His engaging presence and invaluable insights provide an unparalleled speaker experience.


  • Expertise Across Borders: Drawing from his travels to nearly 100 countries and a career hosting spectacular gatherings, Colin shares global trends and personal anecdotes that inspire and inform.
  • The Art of Experience: Learn how Colin and his team design events that narrate a story, leveraging every detail to create cohesive and enchanting experiences.
  • Business Acumen: With a rich history of business success, Colin elucidates the strategies that have made Thrive Hospitality a leader in the industry.
  • Customized Presentations: Every speaking engagement is tailored to the interests of your audience, ensuring a resonant and impactful experience.


Colin’s topics are crafted to address the needs of a diverse audience, focusing on subjects like “The Gold Standard of Service,” “Innovating the Guest Experience,” “Trends in Luxury Hospitality,” and “Creating Moments That Matter.”


Secure a date with Colin Cowie and ensure your attendees leave with actionable insights into luxury, hospitality, and the power of events. Contact us for booking information and let your audience benefit from the wisdom of a top-tier event planning maestro.

Speaking Engagements 2024

  1. 13th Edition Exotic Wedding Planning Conference, Bodrum, Turkey

Speaking Engagements 2023

  1. National Association for Catering & Events, Bal Harbour
  2. RSVP Event, Madrid

Speaking Engagements 2022

  1. Bridelux
  2. IADWP Event
  3. ACCP National Conference
  4. SITE Classic, The Boca Raton

Speaking Engagements 2021

  1. Central Park Tower Training Event
  2. The Event Planner Expo
  3. Distinguished Clubs Clubs Summit
  4. Boca IMEX Speaking Engagement
  5. Central Park Tower Broker Event
  6. Faena Rose Holiday Event

Speaking Engagements 2020

  1. Engage!20 – Dubai, March Watch Video
  2. Destination Wedding Planners Biz Edge Series – Digital April Webinar
  3. Wedding Market Watch – Digital April Webinar
  4. South East Asia Bride – Digital April Webinar
  5. Association Of Bridal Consultants – Digital May Webinar

Speaking Engagements 2019

  1. Bridelux – New York, January Watch Video
  2. Turning Points with Donna D’Cruz – New York, March
  3. South Africa School of Weddings – South Africa, October
  4. International Luxury Hotel Association INSPIRE’19 Summit – Miami, December
  5. Magrino Public Relations Agency – New York, December

Speaking Engagements 2018

  1. Charleston Wedding Week – Charleston, January
  2. Log Cabin – Massachusetts, April
  3. Engage!18 – Sardinia, April
  4. International Convention of the Wedding Fraternity – Istanbul, June
  5. Central Park Tower – New York, June
  6. Hard Rock Puerto Vallarta – Mexico, September
  7. Hard Rock Cancun – Mexico, September
  8. The Event Planner Expo – New York, October
  9. Bridelux – London, October Watch Video
  10. Engage!18 – Ireland, October
  11. International Luxury Hotel Association INSPIRE’18 Summit – Las Vegas, December

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