Eduardo A. Braniff

Founding Partner and Creative Director

Eduardo A. Braniff is one of the founding partners and creative director for Men’s Vows. Having attended over 100 weddings and been in the events industry for 15+ years, led Eduardo to partner with Richard in providing a much-needed, male-focused approach to planning weddings.

Eduardo is the founder of IDEAB, a branding consortium focused on aligning internal cultures with external brands. Prior, Eduardo was CEO and Creative Director for Imagination The Americas, a design firm recognized as the pioneer of experiential design. While at Imagination Eduardo developed experiences for brands as far-raning as The Coca-Cola Company, Claire’s, SAP, NASDAQ, Sotheby’s, Aston Martin and many more.

Additionally, Eduardo is an “outcome coach” focused on helping individuals and enterprises achieve their creative goals.

Eduardo is on the board of Silkroad, Yo-Yo Ma’s music, arts and entrepreneurship foundation and serves as the Board Chair for Independent Shakespeare Company in Los Angeles.

Richard Dusseau

Founding Partner and Publisher

Richard Dusseau is a founding partner and publisher of Men’s Vows.  He discovered that men planning their weddings needed a resource, while he was planning his own wedding.  Richard has been with his husband, Steven Okuley since 2000, but they were officially married in Santa Fe, New Mexico in November of 2014. 

Richard also serves as the president of the Dusseau Group, an international consultancy focused on hospitality, spa and wellness investments.  Earlier in his career, Richard was President of Trilogy Spa Holdings, CEO of Spatality, and President of Spa Strategy.  His international experience includes mixed-use hotel and resort development, brand development and hospitality operations.

Mr. Dusseau serves on the advisory board for the University of Denver, Fritz Knoebel School of Hospitality Management, and was a founding board member of the Global Wellness Summit.