Consultant/Vendor Open Discussion

Come and enjoy the grandeur of the W San Diego Hotel! Join us as we discuss, collaborate, and resolve industry questions, concerns, business ethics, and customer service for clients and beyond. Featuring incredible local industry pros…yourself included! Bethel Nathan leads this month’s professional development session, which focuses on how to use your ABC Membership to stand out from the competition.

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Professional Development

How to Get Industry Recognition & ABC Certification

image00Join us as we talk about the ABC Points and Credentials Level system, one great way to distinguish yourself from your competition, as well as other suggestions for differentiating yourself. We’ll walk through the process to get this ABC National recognition and standing. We’ll talk about ways to use this and other awards and recognition to gain visibility. And we’ll discuss other ways to stand out from others in your category. Come prepared for an interactive discussion!


Bethel Nathan, of Ceremonies by Bethel, used her business background to build her award-winning officiating business to over 600 weddings in six years. Bethel has since launched Elevate by Bethel, a business coaching business, focused on passion-driven small businesses.

Event Details

  • Date: Tuesday, 7/21/15
  • Start Time: 9:00* AM (Professional Development), 10:00 AM (Networking)
  • End Time: 12:30 PM
  • Venue: W San Diego Hotel
  • Address: 421 West B Street, San Diego CA  92101
  • Serving: Lunch
  • RSVP By: Monday, 7/20/15 at 9:00 AM
  • Parking: $16 Valet (discounted rate), 2 hour Street parking, or Lot parking nearby

*Registration begins at 8:30 AM; please allow extra travel time to account for traffic.


Thank you to these vendors for donating their time, services, equipment and/or generosity:

Register To Attend*

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*Cancellations must be complete 24 hours in advance. No shows will be charged at full price. Additional $10 walk-in fee on day of event for members and non-members alike.

Venue: W San Diego Hotel

Get wed your way! From the perfect proposal to the dreamiest honeymoon, W Hotels always provides a brilliant backdrop for a wedding or commitment ceremony that reflects who you are as a couple. And sensationally styled spaces are just the beginning. When you wed with W Hotels, you’ll get to enjoy exclusive Whatever/Whenever® services so your every wedding experience is exactly how you’ve always imagined.