OFD News: The Voices of TSE

Happy Friday everyone! Today we’re taking a break from the wedding marketing insight and our real wedding posts to share a bit of exciting news. I’m thrilled to have been selected to be a part of the inaugural Voices of TSE. Thanks for taking the time to read and have a great weekend! ~Meghan

Wedding PR and Marketing Firm OFD Consulting Joins The Voices of The Special Event

(Richmond, VA)— OFD Consulting is pleased to announce that their President Meghan Ely has been selected as one of 10 exclusive bloggers for the Voices of The Special Event Blogging Program, a new initiative that will connect leading event industry experts with the conference’s attendees in the months leading up to The Special Event in Chicago January 15-18, 2013.

“I’ve enjoyed my relationship with The Special Event over the last two years,” says Ely, a featured speaker at the 2011 and 2012 conferences. “It’s an honor to be a part of the inaugural group of bloggers.”

Starting in August, the team will be addressing different topics that are relevant to the event industry today. Ely’s first contribution will go live on Oct. 8, 2012, and address the importance of using social media to amplify one’s business.

“In this day and age, social media is becoming imperative to fostering a successful business, not just in the wedding industry but in all areas of the hospitality world,” says Ely. “My hope as one of the Voices of TSE is to share impactful social media strategies that can be implemented with relative ease.”

About OFD Consulting LLC

OFD Consulting LLC is a niche Wedding Marketing and Wedding PR Firm that services the Wedding Industry. Founded in 2009, OFD Consulting assists Wedding Professionals with targeting their Wedding Marketing and Wedding PR for maximum impact. More information can be found at https://ofdconsulting.com or on their Facebook page at www.facebook.com/ofdconsulting.

About The Voices of TSE Blogging Program

The Special Event 2013 is the “largest gathering of event professionals in the world” and is being held in Chicago, Illinois this year. Its unique blogging program is designed to promote information-sharing across different platforms in the wedding industry. Selected industry experts are scheduled to guest blog on their topic twice prior to the show’s start in January 2013. To learn more about The Special Event 2013, please visit their website at http://www.thespecialeventshow.com/ or follow them on Twitter @TSECONF_EVENTS.

Meghan Ely is the owner of wedding marketing and wedding pr firm OFD Consulting. She is the exclusive wedding pr columnist to wedding marketing journal WedLock magazine and is a highly sought after speaker in the wedding industry. She loves ruffle table runners and Royal Wedding Tchotchkes. To learn how OFD Consulting can assist you with your wedding marketing and wedding pr, please contact us today.


Meghan Ely

Regarded as one of the leading wedding publicists in the US, Meghan Ely combines in-the-trenches event experience with a love of wedding PR. She has earned coverage for her clients with the New York Times, People, Brides, Bridal Guide, The Knot, Martha Stewart Weddings, CNN Money, and more. She is a WeddingPro Expert and long-time contributor to Catersource.com and SpecialEvents.com.