Virtual Event. November 29th at 5:00 pm EST.
NSBWEP MEMBER ONLY EVENT. REGISTRATION REQUIRED.
Publicity is often the missing piece of the promotional puzzle with event professionals. And inasmuch as things change, one publicity question remains the same- how do you get the editor to say yes? In this session, award-winning publicist Meghan Ely will offer a fresh take on PR for the hospitality industry, expanding on what editors are clamoring for, and how to leverage your expertise and portfolio for that coveted yes.
–The “must-have’s” of the most sought-after publications today
–Navigating the top challenges of acceptance, including managing vendor teams and exclusivity
–Curating event galleries to catch the interest of national editors
–Streamlining content and pitches organized to seamlessly integrate into your workflow
SPEAKER: MEGHAN ELY, OFD CONSULTING
OFD Consulting owner, Meghan Ely, CWIP (Certified Wedding Industry Professional), combines in-the-trenches event experience with a love of wedding PR to empower her clients to take their businesses to new heights. Her team’s publicity efforts are regularly honored by the Public Relations Society of America, and most recently, Meghan was named the 2020-21 NACE Speaker of the Year.
A long-time industry speaker and writer, she is a WeddingPro educator with The Knot + WeddingWire, as well as a regular contributor to Wedding Planner Magazine, Catersource and SpecialEvents.com.
A longtime supporter of industry associations, Meghan currently serves as the 2021 International President for WIPA.