Are you interested in starting an event business?
Or, do you want your event business to grow?
Dave Edwards, CSEP will be sharing the lessons he's learned through hard knocks and the wealth of advice he has received from event mentors and other business owners. Dave started Dave Edwards Events Inc. in 2001, a full-service event planning and staffing company. In 2005, Dave started, "The Producers" a group of 15 independent event planners who meet regularly and help each other with their businesses. He has always shared his expertise to help other event businesses grow and succeed.
Ashleigh Dorfman, CSEP will share her business experiences as well. Ashleigh is a Certified Special Event Professional and owner of posh productions, LLC, a strategic event planning company in Northern Virginia specializing in marketing events, fundraising galas and milestone celebrations. Over the course of 8 years, she has successfully established, redefined and transitioned her small business, which is now poised for growth.
Network with other independent event planners
Lunch will be provided by Hilton Washington Dulles Airport
Tours will be given after the presentation
Lots of door prizes!
Free admission to qualified independent event planners--no event vendors or guests, please.
You must own an event business or be taking steps to start one.