Register for our Wedding Professionals Updates
- Use of the AFWPI logo in literature and advertising and a membership certificate for your wall or counter.
- Your company listed in the printed AFWPI Directory. The Directories are given to brides at bridal and other trade shows in which the association participates. We have exhibited in hundreds of shows over the years.
- A 30 word & more listing & email link on the AfWPI web site in the members directory.
- A link on a very popular website, we average 20,000 unique visitors and over 200,000 page views a month. We have a Google pr of 5.
- Referrals through our Wedding Hotline. We advertise in many places and are in the news frequently. See the link
- Special discount from Avis
- Vows Magazine The trade publication for wedding salons. Yearly subscription for $10 (Saving $20)
- Discount from Avis Car Rentals. See the link
- Monthly mailing list of brides that have requested a directory or assistance. Since Feb 2000 we have sent over 200,000 brides names to our members. Last year 2011 it was over 8,000 brides information that our members could contact.
- Discounts on the cost of a booth at select bridal shows across the US. See the list of shows that offer a discount. Only shows with our logo are members and can be counted on for a discount.
- Group rates on insurance and business services where available. New program for a liability insurance program by Oct 2004
- Discounted rates from our wedding industry partners: wedding guides, magazines in Boston, California, New Jersey, New York, Chicago San Francisco & North Carolina. More to come.
- A quarterly email newsletter with business tips, wedding industry trends and news about members.
- Networking Mixers in your area are being formed now. If you are are interested in being a part of the growth please mark it on your application when you join. Networking is one of the most cost effective methods of building your business.
- Regional Seminars & workshops to help you stay in touch and learn more about today’s business world. See a prior years Conference for the types of speakers and subjects. We are working on developing seminars in all areas. We will be seeking members to assist in their markets.
- A code of ethics developed by Members in 1994 and recognized by the Princeton School of Business.
- Merchant credit card acceptance program – Rates as low as 2.03% by an international company.
- We will assist you in locating additional suppliers and other information.
- Airport parking discount in cities around the US. Save time and when you make a reservation you get a guaranteed parking spot.
- Airline search engine will find you the lowest fare for you or your brides.
- Hotel discounts for honeymoons or destination weddings Search all the US, the Caribbean and Europe, save time and money
- Hire limousine service in the US
- A legal service covering most states offering a very low cost program. Caldwell Legal
- An international career center focused on the wedding industry with very low rates. See job & resume center