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12th Annual Vendi Award Nominees

  It's that time again! Time to celebrate all the hard work and friendship we have with our favorite vendors.   Throughout the year our planners make note of all the vendors they have had a great experience with, those who not only do a wonderful job for their clients but who also go ...

American Association of Wedding Planners Training Course 2018

AACWP Welcomes New Students in February 2018 The mission of the American Association of Certified Wedding Planners is to educate wedding planners and to promote wedding planning practices of the highest quality to ensure that client expectations are surpassed. The first step in instilling this qual...

Instructors Line Up for February AACWP Training Courses Announced

The line up of instructors for the February AACWP Training Courses is impressive to say the least!  Check out who will be working with the students to help guide them to the next step in their career: Rachel Burrow Rachel has more than a decade of experience in wedding planning on both the fa...
Vendi Nominee Badge 2018

11th Annual Vendi Award Nominees

We are happy to present the nominees for the 11th Annual Vendi Awards!  Each year, AACWP members submit nominations for their favorite vendors who have given incredible service throughout the year. These nominations are not just votes; they are personally submitted nominations by each of the AAC...

February 2018 AACWP Training Courses are coming!

The next set of the American Association of Certified Wedding Planner Training Courses are scheduled for February 26 - March 1, 2018. Registration is available now! AACWP would like to ensure each student receives the focus and time they deserve, so there will be only 25 seats available at thi...

Vendis 2018 – Come Join the Circus!

  Can you believe it's that time again?  The Vendis are almost here!  Our members have cast their votes for the nominees and now they are in the process of sending in their final vote on the winners for our 11th Annual Vendi Awards!  This highly-anticipated wedding industry awards event ...

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  •  MEMBER MONDAY  AACWP Featured Member Tiffany Batchelor Company
    ⠀ MEMBER MONDAY ⠀ AACWP Featured Member: Tiffany Batchelor Company:  Avenue I Events ⠀  Tiffany Batchelor, an AACWP Certified Wedding Planner, created Avenue I Events to ensure an unforgettable experience for her clients. Avenue I Events is your avenue to “I do.” ⠀ Tiffany takes her job personally, especially the client relationship that organically unfolds during the planning process. “The clients personally invite me into their lives to help execute a memorable occasion, so it is my job to not only manage the details, but also the emotion that is wrapped in the event.” ⠀ The bond that organically unfolds
  •  Vendi Awards Highlight   FAVORITE VIDEOGRAPHER beyondldtx marcrobertsvideography
    ⠀ Vendi Awards Highlight ------------------------------------ ⠀ FAVORITE VIDEOGRAPHER - @beyondldtx  - @marcrobertsvideography  - @niceshotfilms  - @splendorfilms  - @turquoisevideo  ⠀ Who will take it home this year? ⠀ We hope your tickets are reserved so you can celebrate with all the winners and nominees! ⠀ Photo credit:  @paygestevensphotography  ⠀ ⠀  #AACWP   #VendiAwards   #AACWPVendis2019   #FavoriteVideographer   #weddingvideographer   #weddingvideo   #videographer   #video   #DallasVideographer   #DFWVideographer   #BeloMansion   #savethedate   #dallasweddingplanner   #dallasweddingplanners   #fortworthweddingplanner   #fortworthweddingplanners   #dallasweddingvendors   #dallasweddingvenue   #dfwweddingplanner   #dallasweddings   #dfwweddings   #weddingplanner   #partyplanner   #party   #celebrate   #wedding 
  •  AACWP Featured Member London Bloom Company Ponte Vedra Inn
    ⠀ AACWP Featured Member: London Bloom Company:  Ponte Vedra Inn & Club ⠀  AACWP may be based in the Dallas/Fort Worth, TX area, but there are members spread all over! Our featured member today, London Bloom, hails from Florida with the gorgeous ocean-side resort Ponte Vedra Inn & Club. Having planned easily over 1,000 weddings and events, London's eye for detail ensures each of her clients has an unforgettable experience at this Five-Diamond property. ⠀ Despite the distance from AACWP headquarters, London has found that being a member has given her an even broader network of leaders in the wedding industry
  •  Welcome to Cliff House!  Members are arriving for
    ⠀ Welcome to Cliff House! ⠀ Members are arriving for our first education meeting of 2019! ⠀  A lovely historic church in the heart of Oak Cliff dating back to 1936 is a unique venue for weddings and events. And a nice bonus is that it is managed by  @boxwoodhospitality , a company with trained AACWP wedding planners! ⠀ Today we will be learning how to fail-prood our businesses through employee engagement. Join AACWP and get access to great education through events, webinars, and more as well as great experiences with your colleagues seeing new venues and creating lasting relationships! ⠀
  •  Spring wedding season is officially under way! And what
    ⠀⠀ Spring wedding season is officially under way! And what better way to celebrate a beautiful Spring Friday than a lovely outdoor wedding by the lake.⠀ ⠀⠀ Evie Morgan and her talented team at Evie Morgan Events exemplify the high standards AACWP holds members to with their dedication to every detail and desire from their couples.⠀ ⠀⠀ Take a look at their latest happy couple here and visit their page and website for more info on how you can book this fabulous team for your wedding!⠀ ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ Repost  @eviemorganevents : ⠀ ...⠀ "Ahhh!! What a fun time we had with Charlotte
  •  FEATURE FRIDAY  So much happy in this weeks
    ⠀ FEATURE FRIDAY ⠀  So much happy in this week's member feature from Sarabeth Events! Gorgeous bride, handsome groom, tasty cake, what's not to be excited about?! ⠀ Sarabeth and her fantastic team are masters at weddings, social events, and even corporate functions. Bring some of this happy to your next event! ⠀  For more information about Sarabeth Events, visit their Instagram and Website and inquire for your wedding or special event! ⠀  Planning:  @sarabethevents  Photo credit:  @lightlyphoto  Venue:  @theashtondepot  Cake:  @cremedelacremecakecompany  ⠀ ⠀   #AACWP   #FeatureFriday   #dallasweddingplanner   #dallasweddingplanners   #dfwweddingplanner   #dallasweddings   #dfwweddings   #weddingplanner   #partyplanner   #party   #eventplanner  #celebrate   #weddings   #wedding   #cake   #weddingcake   #yum   #dessert   #love   #happy  ⠀ ⠀  #Repost   @sarabethevents  ( @get_repost ) ・・・ Love the excitement
  •  The AACWP Board and members would like to extend
    ⠀ The AACWP Board and members would like to extend a huge thank you to all of our guests and sponsors for the 2019 AACWP Vendi Awards last night! It was a beautiful night spent with friends old and new enjoying the gorgeous decor, delicious food, and fabulous live entertainment. Check out our stories for photos and videos of this outstanding celebration! ⠀ Thank you everyone! Now what will we cook up next year?? ⠀ Design credit:  @5by7designs  ⠀ ⠀ ... ⠀ SPONSORS: ⠀  @5by7designs   @afr_rentals   @absolutelighting   @bbjlinen   @beautiful_event_rentals   @belomansion   @bravoentertainment   @deepeddyvodka   @dfwdancefloors   @jasonesquire   @encoreproductionsdallas   @f8studio   @fauxcades   @frostedartbakery   @gardengate_dallas   @gladtowerproductions   @jordankahnorchestra   @lawsonrentals 
  •  FEATURE FRIDAY  This weeks feature comes from the
    ⠀ FEATURE FRIDAY ⠀  This week's feature comes from the lovely Chloe Allday of Allday Events. What a swoon-worthy photo of her couple from this past weekend! ⠀ AACWP's talented planners are always hard at work creating the moments for their clients. From helping to pick the right venue for this perfect setting, to selecting the vendors to help pull the vision together, your next event could be this picture-perfect too! ⠀  For more information about Allday Events, visit her Instagram and Website and inquire for your wedding or special event! ⠀  Planning:  @allday_events  Photo credit:  @jeffbrummettvisuals  Venue:  @theadolphushotel  ⠀
  •  Valentines is only ONE week away! Do you have
    ⠀ Valentine's is only ONE week away! Do you have something for your special someone? Or do you want to treat yourself because you deserve it? Kendra Scott jewelry is always a great choice! ⠀  Our fantastic 2019 Vendi Awards sponsor Kendra Scott has offered an amazing deal to all of our Vendi attendees. Grab a mystery box on our site ahead of time and spend only $60 per box, or snatch one up at the event on February 10th for a nice deal at $75 per box. Each box is guaranteed to have a value of $75-$200 and contain
  •   MARCH MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT  What a Bike can
    ⠀ ⠀ MARCH MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT: ⠀ What a Bike can Teach You About Your Business ⠀ Registration is now open for the March Meeting! Join us Tuesday, March 5th at The Cliff House for socializing, lunch, and a great educational opportunity. ⠀ Rich Allen is on a mission - to help business owners IGNITE the power of their team and TRANSFORM their business. Learn how to engage your team in your business strategies and virtually fail-proof your business. ⠀  Come experience not only a powerful message for your business, but also a unique property in the heart of the Bishop

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