ABC Royal Bahamian FAMINAR
It's a FAM
+ ABC Expanding Horizons Seminar
Tuesday, January 25th - Friday, January 28th
Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort
near Nassau, Bahamas
This event is open to all ABC members.
The cost of this FAMINAR includes Bahamas airport transfers, all meals, and 3 nights 'luxury included' Sandals accomodations. You are responsible for your your airfare. Take advantage of Member Early Bird pricing and get the best deal while earning 3 Education and Professional Development points in just 2 days (1 for the FAM/Site inspections and Sandals training, 2 for Expanding Horizons,) and 1 point in Leadership/Participation for Certified Sandals Specialist , CSS. ).
Tuesday, Jan. 25 – arrivals and welcome cocktail and group dinner
Wednesday, Jan. 26 am – Sandals Workshop
Wednesday, Jan. 26 pm – Site inspection and free time
Wednesday, Jan. 26 pm – following site – small wedding forum with Calandra Terry, Donna Brian and Sandals Wedding Representatives)
Wednesday, Jan. 26 evening – dinning at leisure - watch for updates - we're working on an additional evening activity with the ABC Bahamas and the Ministry of Tourism.
Thursday, Jan. 27 all day – Expanding Horizons Rehearsal to Reception seminar
Thursday, Jan. 27 – Group Farewell dinner
Friday, Jan 28 - all day departures
Expanding Horizons: Rehearsal to Reception Rx
The economy is tough so you've got to be more efficient than ever! This is the only ABC seminar scheduled for 2011 in the caribbean and is in conjunction with ABC Sandals Royal Bahamian FAM January 25th - 28th.
This “putting-it-all-together” seminar is for consultants and wedding vendors to share formulas for the timeline, rehearsal, setup, ceremony, and reception success. Improve your efficiency and effectiveness teaming with vendors.
This seminar earns two points for education and professional development. To enable full participation for all attendees, seminar is limited to 25 registrants.
This seminar will be facilitated by Joyce Smith, MBC. For all other questions about the Expanding Horizons seminar, please contact Elise Enloe, Director of Education at EliseABCFL@aol.com or 407 977-9338.
NOTICE: ALL US attendees must have a current passport.
Registrants must attend all scheduled sessions or they will be charged prevailing resort rate.
Registration - Travel Information:
Attendees are responsible for transportation to Linden Pindling International Airport, Nassau, Bahamas (NAS) for arrival on Tuesday, January 25th and departure on Friday, January 28th. Attendees must provide confirmed flight information by NOON, Eastern time on Friday, December 31st, 2010 for Sandals room reservations.
Just minutes from the U.S. mainland, the 700 islands of the Bahamas are surrounded by some of the world's clearest waters. The isle of Nassau has long been a mecca for jet setters, royals, renegades and presidents seeking chic retreats, casinos, and duty-free boutiques.
There's plenty to explore outside Sandals Royal Bahamian. The resort is set on Cable Beach, the best two-and-a-half mile stretch on New Providence Island, also home to the Crystal Palace Casino and Cable Beach golf course. A few miles west, the island’s historical capital, Nassau, traces back to the days of the legendary pirate Blackbeard. 18th century cathedrals and fortresses join the city’s historic Bay Street with its diverse shops and markets.
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Payment and Cancellations:
Cancellations more than 10 days before seminar may be refunded less a $50 administrative fee. Cancellations/no-shows less than 10 days before the seminar cannot be refunded as we have ordered materials and given a guaranteed attendance.
If paying by check, check must be postmarked by early registration cutoff to be received prior to the seminar. Checks should be made to: Association of Bridal Consultants - Education Department, 660 Neile Ct., Oviedo, FL 32765. No-shows will be invoiced.
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The Association of Bridal Consultants has been the professional organization for the wedding industry since 1981 and has over 4,500 members in 26 countries on six continents. The Association of Bridal Consultants is a membership service organization, designed to increase awareness of the wedding business and improve the professionalism of members. For additional information, visit www.BridalAssn.com or phone 860-355-7000.
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