ABC-IE’s Wedding Workshop & All Member’s Meeting April 13, 2017



ABC Inland Empire was very proud of our first annual Wedding Workshop and All Member’s Meeting! The first part of the day began with our Wedding Workshop for event planners. Our ABC-IE members had the honor of learning from amazing individuals in the industry who educated us on the various resources available for use as planners. Our event took place on April 13, 2017 and was hosted by the wonderful Sheraton Fairplex in their ultra chic conference center.







Lisa Marie Blinn from L Marie Events gave us her expert advice about Increasing your Revenue with ABC Partnerships and Creating Productive Vendor Relationships. Lisa Marie a PWP with ABC, walked us through partnerships with sandals and hotels. She also shared how to be effective when creating incredible teams to work with and how to keep them on the right path to success.

Our next special guest Aisle Planner focused on the big picture and the importance of every last detail.

Aisle Planner’s tips will help change how you plan your events by providing business tools to “run

your business like a well-oiled machine “. They touched on how to use the Aisle Planner”s wedding

planning, design and collaboration tools to help your company streamline the process and keep your

business moving forward.

Our last special guest All Seated joined in to lend us their expert advice about the concept behind designing floor plans using a few simple tools. All Seated is a collaboration network for planning events, geared towards saving you time and make life simple. They are a team of entrepreneurs fusing technology, strategy, domain expertise and passion to disrupt the events industry.







Education is key! Our ABC-IE members started their morning off with our Wedding Workshop for event planners. Thrilled to have had on board guest speakers with a plethora of event planning knowledge. ABC-IE would like to say thank you to our guest speakers for an unforgettable educational experience.



Our evening All Members Meeting took place on the beautiful lawn with a picturesque view of the Sheraton Fairplex. Executive Chef Adam Haverland spoke about the amazing food they grow and the process of going from Farm to Table. He indulged us with a five-course dinner using local, sustainable ingredients handpicked from the hotel’s own five-acre organic farm. This was truly a treat!




Thank you to our members who joined us for ABC-IE’s Wedding Workshop & All Members Meeting at the beautiful Sheraton Fairplex Hotel & Conference Center. We were thrilled with the turn out & want to thank all our sponsors who helped make this event possible.









Our Amazing Sponsors

Sheraton Fairplex: @sheratonfairplex…/


L Marie Events: @l.marieevents


Aisle Planner: @aisleplanner


All Seated: @allseated


Wedding Workshop Photographer

BYC Photography: @bycphotography


All Members Meeting Photographer:

Chloe Atnip Photography: @chloeatnipphoto


Digital Engagement Dj: @dijitaldave


Truly Scrumptious Cakes by Beth: