ABC Networking Event (Georgia Branch)
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)
The Georgia Association of Bridal Consultants (ABC) gathers bi-monthly for a Networking Meeting. The ABC Georgia Branch and State Coordinator, Gail Johnson (firstname.lastname@example.org) cordially invites you attend the next event.
SPEAKER RICH WILNER BIO:
Rich relocated to Atlanta from his native New York and Rich joined Affairs to Remember in 1998, and has been the Director of Sales since 2007. With over 30 years experience in the hospitality industry, Rich has a background in a variety of food services. Rich's design flair, logistics skills, patients and passion suit him perfectly in assisting each client in planning the penultimate event. Rich provides a personal touch to each person's event from conception to completion. Rich was recognized with a "Choice Award” for his work on the Association of Certified Professional Wedding Consultants national conference, and is often invited as a speaker to educate industry newcomers and professionals. Rich served on the Board of Directors at ARCA for more than 10 years.
ATR information: A proud history.....having a history has its advantages. At Affairs to Remember Caterers, over thirty-five years of service has produced a wealth of knowledge from which we draw daily. The possibilities are endless when this award-winning team which has catered to the most discriminating of tastes, joins together to offer your guests an evening of grace and beauty.
Here are a few highlights. Affairs to Remember Caterers was the recipient of the highly coveted Achievement in Catering Excellence Award (ACE Award). This is a prestigious honor- only 4 caterers in the USA plus one international caterer are recognized each year.
Executive Chef Ahmad was recently selected to participate in the prestigious "Georgia Grown Executive Chef" program, in effect making him a Georgia Grown ambassador who will promote the organization's "buy local” tenet throughout the State of Georgia.
"Best Team Event of the Year" award by the National Association for Catering and Events (NACE).
International Special Events Society Lifetime Achievement Award.
Voted Best Caterer in Atlanta by the Readers of Creative Loafing - Multiple Citations.
Eleven Allie Awards to Date.
Awards From National Association of Catering Executives And International Special Events Society.
Best Off-Premise Event / Most Creative Food Presentation/ Best Social Event / Best Fund-Raiser/ Most Creatively Planned Menu.
"Martha's choice. Southeast region." Martha Stewart Living Magazine. "The best. unparalleled service. memorable fare!"
Bon Appetite Magazine. "Best Caterer" in Atlanta - 2 consecutive years --- Recipient of the Consumer’s Choice Award.
Outstanding Community Service Award 2009 ---The National Restaurant Association in conjunction with the Georgia Restaurant Association.
The only caterer, domestic or international, to receive a coveted source listing by Letitia Baldridge in her acclaimed publication "Legendary Brides"
If you prefer to pay by check, please mail your check (payable: Gail Johnson) to P.O. Box 1934, Tucker, GA 30084 by noon on Wednesday, June 12, 2013.
When & Where
Georgia Branch of Association of Bridal Consultants
The Association of Bridal Consultants is a membership service organization, designed to increase awareness of the wedding business and improve the professionalism of members.
The Association of Bridal Consultants - Georgia Branch meets every other month (the third Tuesday of every odd numbered month ...February, April, June, August, October, December) every meeting has an educational component.
The meetings are 'dutch-treat', which means that we all pay for our own dinners ...cost $25 for members; $35 for non-members, late reservations are $45 for members and $55 for non-members.
Guest Policy - The asssociation's policy states that a guest is welcome to attend two state ABC meetings before joining. This allows the guest time to see the benefits of joining.