05 Nov Get Ready for Business Boot Camp
Ready to take your business to the next level? Then you won’t want to miss Business Boot Camp on November 28. This half-day workshop will help you make 2019 your best year yet! Early bird pricing is $89 for ALWEP members and $99 for non-members. Prices go up November 9 to $109 for members and $119 for non-members, so buy your tickets now! Your ticket includes a half-day workshop featuring some of the top speakers in the creative industry, plus dinner, and networking.
Here’s the schedule:
2 PM: SEO: Driving Clients to Your Website
Over the last 14 years, digital media strategist and SEO expert Myrna Plaisir Daramy has transformed countless luxury lifestyle and bridal brands by combining her expertise in digital analytics, technology management, and SEO with a deep understanding of all things creative. Myrna is easily able to translate “tech talk” into concepts that make sense to even the most non-technical of business owners. She takes pride in helping her clients peel back the layers of their brand, utilize the latest and greatest technology tools, and return to them an optimized site and digital strategy that convert leads better than ever before.
3:30PM: Perfecting Your Client Communication
International wedding and anniversary photographer Abby Grace has had the joy of teaching creatives in France and across the US. She’s a communication guru with a passion for teaching others to run businesses that enables lives they dearly love, and believes in the ruthless pursuit of leaning into your unique gifts as an entrepreneur. Abby’s background in Communication & PR, paired with eight years of profitable, global business ownership make her an authority for creatives looking to up-level their business.
5:30PM: Dinner (included In ticket price!) and networking
6:30PM: The Art of Surprise and Delight: Maximizing Client Experience AND Vendor Relationships
WeddingWire™ Education Expert Meghan Ely of OFD Consulting combines in-the-trenches event experience with a love of wedding PR to empower her clients to take their businesses to new heights. She is a regular contributor to Wedding Planner Magazine, Wedding Business Magazine, Catersource and SpecialEvents.com. Meghan represents clients globally and has earned them coverage with the New York Times, Entrepreneur, Brides, Bridal Guide, the Knot, Martha Stewart Weddings, the Travel Channel, HGTV, Brit & Co and Refinery 29, among others.
Meghan has served on the national board of WIPA and is a long time member of the NACE conference education committee. She is also an adjunct professor in the Mass Communication department at Virginia Commonwealth University, specializing in Public Relations. Most recently, Special Events honored her as one of the top 25 young professionals in the event industry.
From getting the inquiries to pour in, all the way through to creating a client experience that surprises and delights – converting clients into raving fans – this is a workshop you do not want to miss! Get your tickets today!