Free listing on local.brides.com

Good Morning Everybody, As many of you know, Bridal Association of America has partnered with nSphere Inc (formerly DirectoryM), which now gives your business listing exposure across several local wedding related websites, including the local pages of Brides.com nSphere is now allowing any of the Bridal Association of America members to request the premier spot across their local network for no charge. Below is an example of a page where you could be the top listing: http://local.brides.com/San_Luis_Obispo_CA-cSan+Luis+Obispo+CA.html

The placement will be given on a first come, first serve basis so if you’d like to learn more, please contact Katie Schoerning at 617.933.7536, email her at KSchoerning@nSphereInc.com or just visit the Bridal Association site here http://www.bridalassociationofamerica.com/Datam/

Thanks, Kyle

The Bridal Association needs rich data for partner sites in the wedding industry to enhance and power a network of local topic pages with vendors. We will be providing attribution of the data provided. Our local technology platform, assets, content relationships and hosting partnerships enable our network of sites to be highly relevant in local online search. The proposed partnership will expose BridalAssociationOfAmerica.com members to a new source of local traffic searching for wedding vendors within 3400+ local markets across our network of sites, as well new vendor registrations and reviews.

Our Partner has developed a technology to aggregate and deliver the best data and content for local search. By providing end-users with educational content from industry leading publishers (JD Power, Bonnier, Conde Nast, NBC, Hachette, Filipacchi, Internet Brands, JupiterMedia, to name a few) and combining it with our technology and data, we have built a network that ranks highly within major search engines.

Opportunity for Bridal Association of America members

– Increase your online traffic by driving highly motivated end-users searching for local wedding vendors to your profile pages
– Associate your brand as a relevant data provider across our growing partner network with your logo and links back to your site

A few of our 400+ partners are:

  • Brides.com
  • Single Edition
  • BridalGuides.com
  • Moms Network
  • Cheap-Chic-weddings
  • Kiplinger
  • Success Magazine
  • Parenting.com

There is no cost to members of the Bridal Association for this service Below the form is an example of a page that your professionals would appear on:

Networking Mixer Hosted by Salisbury Vineyards Nov 2nd 2010

The Bridal Association next Networking Mixer is this Tuesday November 2nd.  This event is hosted by Salisbury Vineyards in SLO.  Jenifer will be on hand to answer any questions and provide a tour of their beautiful location.

Complementary Appetizers, Beer & Wine will be provided by Salisbury Vineyards

Salisbury Vineyards

Jennifer Rucks
6985 Ontario Road
SLO, Ca 93405

MAP

805-595-9463

We need 2 greeters & 2 50/50 ticket sellers for this event.

This networking mixer is open to all wedding professionals and there is no cost to attend.

Please make sure to bring plenty of business cards to exchange with others and to put in the drawing for prizes. There will be a 50/50 drawing and a chance to win cash!

If you would like to Volunteer to be a greeter or sell 50/50 Tickets please call the Office (805) 419-3337

DOOR PRIZES:

1 Year Membership in the SLO Bridal Association
1000 Full Color Business Cards from www.Rockmtnsoft.com

If you would like to donate a prize for our drawing please contact kyle at (805) 419-3337. all Door Prizes will get a little bonus promotion online and at the Networking event.

www.SanluisObispoBridalAssociation.com
www.BridalAssociationofAmerica.com
www.KernCountyBridalAssociation.com
www.VenturaCountyBridalAssociation.com

The Bridal Association Membership Committee will be on hand and available to answer questions about Membership in the Association.

North County Membership Co-Chair

(805) 712-1049

Jerry Craig services the North County of the Central Coast.

If you would like information on becoming a member of the Bridal Association and live in the following city’s please contact Jerry Craig.

Atascadero, California Valley, Cambria, Cayucos, Creston, Los Osos, Morro Bay, Paso Robles, Santa Margarita & Templeton
Contact Jerry Craig at 805-712-1049


South County Membership Co-Chair

(805)878-7989

Anita Pomerantz services the South County of the Central Coast.

If you would like information on becoming a member of the Bridal Association and live in the following city’s please contact Anita Pomerantz.

Lake Nacimiento, Nipomo, Oceano, San Miguel, Shandon, Avila Beach, Halcyon, Harmony, Pozo, San Simeon, Santa Margarita, Arroyo Grande, Grover Beach, Pismo Beach & San Luis Obispo

Contact Anita Pomerantz at 805-878-7989

Vote for Us

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The Kern County Bridal and a few of it’s members have been nominated for the 2010 VOW awards and would like to have your vote.  Below is Our Recommendations.  Voting will end on Thursday Sep 30th so please get your vote in ASAP (should take less than 3 min and please fill in all information or your vote will not count.

Thank You

The Bridal Association

2. Beauty Salon / Wedding Hair & Makeup of the Year

Bridal Indulgence

3. Bridal Gown Provider of the Year

Ladies & Gents Bridal

4. Caterer of the Year

Hacienda Guerrero Catering

Tomis Cowgirl Cafe

5. Decor / Party Rental Business of the Year

Exceptional Events

Walker Lewis Rents

6. DJ Service Company of the Year

Good Time Entertainment

7. Entertainer of the Year

Lounge Guy Productions

8. Florist of the Year

A House of Flowers

White Oaks Florist

9. Honeymoon & Travel Provider of the Year

Charlynn’s Travel

10. Jeweler of the Year

Don Hall Jewelers

11. Photographer of the Year

Glimpses of Life Photography

Jennifer Williams Photography

12. Transportation of the Year (includes limousine, party busses, tour busses, carriage, or other forms of transportation)

Vintage Limousine

13. Tuxedo Provider of the Year

AJ’s

Mr. Tuxedo

14. Venue of the Year

Bakersfield Marriott

Kern County Museum

15. Videographer of the Year

Bob West Legacy Video

16. Wedding Consultant / Coordinator of the Year

Fairy Godmother

17. Synergy Award – A business who explifies unification of our industry through best practices, inclusive behavior, assisting fellow businesses, networking businesses for the betterment of the industry as a whole

Kyle Brown