Who We Are

Our Team

Owned and operated by Paul Filsinger and based in Kitchener, Ontario, our team of officiants have over 50 combined years of experience conducting memorable weddings for hundreds of couples.  You are invited to explore, be inspired and inquire about having our team make your wedding day special.

Paul Filsinger

is a creative and thoughtful person with strong public speaking and presentation skills. Paul has the ability to make your wedding day relaxed and enjoyable. He has lots of experience officiating weddings and has performed ceremonies in traditional churches, hotel and conference centres, parks, golf courses, private homes, museums, and even as part of theatrical productions. He has been licensed as a wedding officiant in the province of Ontario since 1979. Paul is privileged to assist couples seeking a unique and individualized way to solemnize their wedding vows. Paul’s goal is to be a caring and responsive officiant, helping to make each couples’ wedding day not only exceptional, but memorable and in your own style. He enjoys meeting new people and has a way of putting everyone at ease. With Paul, you can be confident that your ceremony will be one that everyone will enjoy. He is honoured to work with couples to conduct the type of wedding ceremony that recognizes your values and will be meaningful to you. Paul is married to Sharon and lives in Kitchener, Ontario. He has 4 children, three grand dogs, and a grand cat. Paul enjoys golf, travel, classic rock, collecting depression glass, and reading.

Duane McLean

has been a licensed officiant in the province of Ontario since 1982. He has had the privilege of officiating hundreds of weddings over the years in a variety of locations, settings, and styles. He is comfortable in traditional and non-traditional, religious and non-religious formats, as well as formal and casual settings. His very adaptable approach makes him easy to work with and very accommodating. His favourite experiences have been outdoor, where natural surroundings have provided a creative framework for the joining of two hearts & lives. Duane’s goal is to provide the best service possible for each couple, helping them craft not just a ceremony, but an experience that is a unique expression of their lives, dreams and distinct personalities. He is available to perform weddings in the GTA as well as the tri-cities (Kitchener, Cambridge & Waterloo), Guelph, Milton & Hamilton. Duane is married to Bonnie and they have five children. He enjoys spending time with friends, music of all kinds, singing karaoke, playing golf, sunny days and helping others experience their best.