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Attendee Registration

You must pre-register to attend!

There will only be 5 open spaces available at the door!

11167 Trade Center Dr • Rancho Cordova

If you are planning to attend, please click on the Survey link to let us know which seminars you are most interested in attending so we can make sure we have enough room for everyone in each.


Are you interested in Tapes of the seminars? Email and let me know in which you have an interested.



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Keynote: Marketing & Selling to the 21st Century Bride - Presented by Andy Ebon, EBS Virtual Communications

Monica Hart (a 25+-year veteran in the field of marketing) will share how to get the most from and be comfortable at networking mixers

Peter Merry (nationally known speaker, publisher and author of “The Best Wedding Reception Ever” and creator of the Wedding Entertainment Directors Guild) will present “The Starbucks Effect”

“Your greatest competitor could be… YOURSELF. Sell without selling” – Presented by Matt Brys and Larry Burow, Extreme Productions Entertainment, LLC

Green, the New White – How to Plan an Ecologically-friendly and Socially-Responsible Wedding – presented by Tara Murney, Wedding Planning Institute of Canada

Improve Your Website ROI by Blogging - Presented by Andy Ebon, EBS Virtual Communications

Getting Your Website Higher in the Search Engines/Website Design Presented by Eric Lay & Greg Reason, LOJO

Lifting the Veil: Secrets for Success from Bridal Shows – Presented by Julia Markel

Wedding Cultures & Traditions – Presented by Cho Phillips
Take a trip around the world and learn the many differences and similarities of wedding cultures, rituals, and ceremonies.

What message will they remember from your printed media? – Presented by Doug LaVine, Music on the Move DJs & MCs
Find what changes you need that will help your business have a brighter, more positive image, and produce more results.

More speakers Bios to come!


(Click here for detailed schedule.)

Registration - 8:30-9:00 a.m.

Conference - 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Any organization, bridal show, magazine or website that is looking for the wedding professional

Exhibitor Reservation Form - Word Doc.

Exhibitor Reservation Form - PDF

Door Prizes TBA


For additional directions, please call  916-929-8855

Next Events:

AfWPi Sacramento Mixer

(Same evening as the Conference)

Tuesday, June 2, 2009 - DoubleTree Hotel 6-8:30pm
Bridal Expo:
July 15, 2009 DoubleTree Hotel Sacramento 5-9pm

Northern California Membership

Please click on "Admission" above to go to the Attendee Registration Form. Complete and send or fax this form to us by May 29, 2009 in order to reserve your space. ADULTS ONLY, please.

(includes sessions, trade show, lunch and mixer)

AfWPi Members
1st person from company - $30
Add person same company - $25

1st person from company - $50
Add person same company - $45

(includes sessions, trade show and lunch)

AfWPi Members
1st person from company - $25
Add person same company - $20

1st person from company - $45
Add person same company - $40

Attendee Registration