The curriculum for Be Sage conference is carefully created every year with the goal of presenting
new ideas to the experienced wedding business owner. Our speakers are guided
carefully on how to best teach attendees hands-on skills.

Attendees are also invited to share in 2 mastermind sessions.
This is an opportunity to strategize with master-level peers.

Our 2019 Educators & Collaborators Are:

HEATHER VICKERY, Vickery & Co. HOW TO PROACTIVELY PREVENT BURNOUT    LEARN MORE

HEATHER VICKERY, Vickery & Co.
HOW TO PROACTIVELY PREVENT BURNOUT
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JACIN FITZGERALD LESS IS MORE: SHIFTING YOUR BUSINESS MODEL FROM HIGH TO LOW VOLUME OF EVENTS    LEARN MORE

JACIN FITZGERALD
LESS IS MORE: SHIFTING YOUR BUSINESS MODEL FROM HIGH TO LOW VOLUME OF EVENTS
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JINJA BIRKENBEUEL, BirkCreative HOW TO MARKET LIKE A BIG BRAND    LEARN MORE

JINJA BIRKENBEUEL, BirkCreative
HOW TO MARKET LIKE A BIG BRAND
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BRIAN LEAHY, Brian Leahy Photography HOW TO COMPETE IN A SATURATED MARKET    LEARN MORE

BRIAN LEAHY, Brian Leahy Photography
HOW TO COMPETE IN A SATURATED MARKET
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RENEE O’BRIEN, SharpChip HOW TO BUILD AN EXIT STRATEGY    LEARN MORE

RENEE O’BRIEN, SharpChip
HOW TO BUILD AN EXIT STRATEGY
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KIM HANKS, Whim Hospitality HOW TO TRANSITION YOUR ROLE FROM WORKER BEE TO THE LEADER OF YOUR COMPANY    LEARN MORE

KIM HANKS, Whim Hospitality
HOW TO TRANSITION YOUR ROLE FROM WORKER BEE TO THE LEADER OF YOUR COMPANY
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SCHEDULE

This schedule is subject to change.
 

Monday, February 3, 2020

3:00pm - Welcome Pampering Event*

6:00pm - Welcome Party

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

8:00am - Breakfast

9:30am - Conference Welcome & Learning Sessions

12:00pm - Lunch

2:00pm - Learning Sessions & Masterminds

7:00pm - Dine-around Dinners*

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

9:00am - Meeting of the Minds Breakfast

11:00am - Learning Sessions

12:30pm - Lunch

2:00pm - Learning Sessions

7:00pm - Closing Celebration

Thursday, February 6, 2020

10am-1pm (optional): CASH FLOW WORKSHOP (info here)*

* optional event, not covered by program fee

OUR HISTORY

2020 will mark our 6th Be Sage Conference, produced by Sage Wedding Pros.

Speakers from years past have included Kristin Banta, Nikki Elledge-Brown, Christie Osborne of Mountainside Media, Christie Lindor, Mary Baird-Wilcock of The Simplifiers, Katie Blineau of Unearthed Rentals, Jackie Nwobu Founder of Munaluchi, Xochitl & Mayra of AAB Creates, Jane Park Founder and CEO of Julep, Jesi Haack, Beth Helmstetter, Michelle Edgemont, Felecia Hatcher, Mari Carmen Obregon of Efecto Wow, Vanessa Van Edwards, Ron Dawson, Gretchen Culver of Rentivist, Kelly Simants, Terrica Skaggs of Cocktails & Details, Kristi Rice of Momental Designs, Sunny Grosso of Zappos/Delivering Happiness, Kelly Marie Thomson of Fleur Chicago, Nataly Kogan, Katie Hunt of Tradeshow Bootcamp, Allison Howard, Meghan Ely of OFD Consulting, Heather Hall of Maid of Social, Betsy Butwin Attorney at Law, Barbara Taylor of Allen Taylor & Co, Ashley Feinstein the Fiscal Femme, Myrna Daramy, Annette Stepanian, Maria Bayer, Tonya Dalton of Inkwell Press, Denise Silverman of Clink Events, John Scofrano of Garmentory, Christy Weber and many more.

Visit our past year conferences, images, and recaps here.

We take this seriously and value your investment. Please read our cancellation guarantee here.

 

 

If you speak on topics that are different to the wedding industry and
for highly experienced business owners apply here to speak in 2021.
We have our speakers selected for 2020 but will keep your application live for next year.