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Are you going to Celebrate with us?

I asked our Meetings and Events Chair, Julie Blakey, to give us some details regarding our member's holiday party, Celebrate.  We're so excited about this upcoming event and wanted to see what Julie might share with us about the hush-hush plans she's been working on. Q:  So Julie, what are...

Training Course Teachers & Mentors

Are you interested in teaching your craft to aspiring wedding planners? We are looking for AACWP Training course Instructors and Mentors! The AACWP Wedding Planner Training Course is growing by leaps and bounds.  With opening up our "virtual" option we are reaching interest all across the U.S. ...

Member Education: The Art of Managing Client Expectations

The Venue:  Truly one of the most lovely industrial-chic, historical building - turned natural light filled event spaces in Dallas, Hickory Street Annex!   The Food:  We're so excited to see what Chef Jolie of Low Country Cuisine prepares for us!  One thing is for sure, come ...

March Education Re-cap!

  Just in case you missed it!  Our March 28th education meeting at The Hilton Granite Park was a great success!  Networking, delicious food, a fun and fresh room design and amazing speaker all came together for a perfect way to kick-off Spring wedding season!   A huge th...

Member Feature: Soft, Colorful Garden Wedding by Grit + Gold

What a treat to see this wedding in our inbox from AACWP member Lottie Fowler of Grit and Gold Weddings! From the wedding planner: Sarah and Chris married in the Women’s Garden at the Dallas Arboretum, where Bows & Arrows hand crafted an altar of birch wood logs, twisted chiffon and loose...

AACWP Member Jets to Destin, Florida!

We are so excited when our AACWP members grow in their careers!   Congratulations to AACWP member Kristi Rustin, who in September journeyed across the country to Destin, Florida to become Private Events Director at Vue on 30a at Santa Rosa Golf & Beach Club. "It has been a dream o...

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  • Threetwoone!!! Day to Celebrate!!! Everyone give props to  emnolandhellip
    4 days ago by aacwp Three...two...one!!! Day to Celebrate!!! Everyone give props to -  @emnoland  for THREE years of membership!  @cori .sullivan for TWO years of membership And  @sue_kelson_events  for her FIRST year of membership! -we can’t wait to Celebrate all of our amazing members tomorrow! Send all the planning love and don’t forget your dancing shoes!!
  • Its NewMemberMonday! Meet christinapickering  Social Catering Manager at Omnihellip
    3 months ago by aacwp It’s  #NewMemberMonday ! Meet  @christina_pickering  - Social Catering Manager at Omni Mandalay Hotel at Las Colinas. We are so excited to have her as a member of  #AACWP  ! WHAT HAVE YOU FOUND TO BE MOST VALUABLE AS A MEMBER SO FAR? The private facebook page is super valuable. Knowing that there are other industry peers that I can easily reach out to with any questions is great! WHAT IS THE BEST ADVICE YOU’VE RECEIVED IN YOUR CAREER? Never be afraid to ask for assistance. Everyone needs help sometimes! WHAT IS THE FIRST THING YOU NOTICE WHEN YOU ARE A GUEST…
  • Our November Course is fast approaching! Dont hesitate! Registration willhellip
    4 weeks ago by aacwp Our November Course is fast approaching! Don’t hesitate! Registration will close soon and we have room for a few more shining faces to come learn the ins and outs of being a polished and professional wedding planner. We hope to see you there! TAP to see some of the incredible planners who have taken our course
  • Members its time to Celebrate!!! Be sure to check yourhellip
    2 weeks ago by aacwp Members it’s time to Celebrate!!! Be sure to check your inbox for your invitation to celebrate! If you have not yet received it please email micki at executivedirector @aacwp .org - we hope to see you there and share the AACWP love!!
  • Aaaaand on the 6th day before Celebrate planners of ahellip
    1 week ago by aacwp Aaaaand on the 6th day before Celebrate planners of a feather are ‘flocking together’ for this fun night! Six cheers for Wendy Kay if  @birdsofafeatherevents  celebrating 6 years of membership with  #AACWP 
  • Calling all members!! Join us the evening of Tuesday Decemberhellip
    3 weeks ago by aacwp Calling all members!! Join us the evening of Tuesday December 12 for a fabulous night as we CELEBRATE you and the amazing year we've each had! This event is FREE to all members who have met their educational hours for the year and $50 for your plus one. Please check your inbox (email is from Constant Contact) to register - we emailed the invitation and link to register early this morning! Thanks to  @goldengreys  for the invitation design!  #celebrate   #aacwpmembersonlyperks   #perks   #weddingplannerperks   #membersonly   #dallasplanner   #ftworthplanners   #dfwplanner 
  • And on the 5th day before Celebrate each hall washellip
    1 week ago by aacwp And on the 5th day before Celebrate each hall was decked with care!! FIVE cheers for  @allisonmacnealy  of  @arlingtonhalloaklawnpark  who is celebrating 5 years of membership!!
  • Our last education meeting of the year was one ofhellip
    2 weeks ago by aacwp Our last education meeting of the year was one of our best yet! Head to the blog for a recap of all the fun! Tap for some vendor love!
  • On the 9th day before Celebrate lets celebrate kaysparky whohellip
    2 weeks ago by aacwp On the 9th day before Celebrate, let’s celebrate  @kaysparky  who has been an  @aacwp  member for NINE years!! - Please register today for this special night! -
  • On the 8th day before Celebrate all was Planned Perfectly!hellip
    1 week ago by aacwp On the 8th day before Celebrate, all was Planned Perfectly! Eight cheers for  @patigannperfectlyplanned  who has been a member for 8 years!!!!

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