CDECA National Capital Region Chapter
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY
DATE: Friday May 30, 2014
TIME: 8:30am – 4:30pm
WHERE: Southway Hotel,
Ottawa – 2431 Bank St., Ottawa, ON, K1V 8R9 Tel: 613-737-0811
SPOTS ARE ALREADY FILLING UP!
“This is a fabulous agenda!!! Every topic is very relevant to my business at this time. So looking forward to the day,”
said one of the first to register.
Be sure to join us for a full day of inspiration, information, and practical advice to improve your business. There will be lots of opportunities to network with fellow decorators and designers and vendors.
PRESENTATION: ART AND DÉCOR
Lauryn Santini, Art Consultant, will discuss the use of art to enhance decor, how to mix and match styles, how to determine your client’s style, and how to commission artwork. She will also cover framing and art options for every budget. Local artists will be highlighted.
PRESENTATION: INTERIOR PHOTOGRAPHY
Dyanne Wilson, Professional Photographer, will be giving a photographic tour of some of the most beautiful diplomatic residences in the nation’s capital. She will also discuss key considerations to showcase your projects using professional photography, including: choosing and hiring a photographer; how to prepare for your photo shoot; and licensing and copyright issues.
PRESENTATION: AN AFTERNOON WITH
Michael Stein, a Community Team member from well-known California-based Houzz – a web platform that gathers over 16 million homeowners to click over over 300 million page views each month, will be joining us for the full afternoon.
PART 1 of the workshop will help you gain an understanding of the Houzz platform and the best practices for using Houzz as effectively as possible. You will learn how to establish and manage your company profile, upload photos, obtain reviews, and maximize your market exposure.
PART 2 of the workshop will teach you how to use some built-in tools for finding and communicating with your clients. In addition, helpful shortcuts to save time and maximize the effectiveness of the Houzz platform will be shared.
Online registration now open!
Credit Card payments (Visa and Mastercard) accepted. Receipts will be e-mailed.
Member Fee $ 100 + HST = $113.00
Non-member Fee $125 + HST = $141.23
(A $20 rebate will be granted to any non-member attendee who joins CDECA by July 31, 2014)
Fee includes light breakfast, lunch and refreshments throughout the day.
Cancellation Policy – Refunds are available up to 5pm Monday May 26th, 2014. A $20 cancellation fee will apply. Please contact the CDECA office toll free 1-866-878-2155.
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Please share this invitation with your trade friends and colleagues who would be interested in joining us!
CDECA is offering a discount of $10 off the registration fee for members for each non-member registered as a result of their referral.