May 2015 meeting
In a saturated industry, it is imperative to stand out as a leader. By giving every client a tailored and memorable experience, you will encourage rebooking and referrals, while also building your unique brand. Make your mark in the industry and ensure the success of your business with Meghan’s proven techniques. After this session, you will be able to:
• Utilize three fresh ways to personalize the booking experience
• Increase the likelihood of referrals with four tips for staying in touch after the event
• Implement the top five secrets of the five star experience
OFD Consulting owner, Meghan Ely, combines in-the-trenches event experience with a love of marketing, public relations and the wedding industry to empower her clients to take their businesses to new heights. She is a regular wedding PR contributor to The Knot's B2B Blog, a WeddingWire Education Expert and a frequent contributor to The Wedding Planner Magazine, Event Solutions and Special Events.
A highly sought after speaker, Meghan is also the education chair for the national NACE committee. She is an adjunct professor of Public Relations at Virginia Commonwealth University and was the inaugural Marketing Chair for the NACE Richmond Board of Directors.
Host venue - Sugar Creek Country Club -
Complimentary Valet /self-parking. Plated luncheon by their Chef.
Music lighting Audio/Visual - DJDave Productions
Linens, chair covers and sashes - LBL Rentals
Coffee by Lisa Anhaiser
Dessert station - For Heaven’s Cake
Photographer - Pixel Studios
Flowers - Lary's Florist and Designs
Pipe and Drape - EB Linens
Book Club With Lisa Hopkins-Barry
5:00 PM CDT to 6:30 PM CDT
Virtual Book Club (zoom)
Reading "Fierce Conversations" by Susan Scott