Tag Archives: Women’s Wedding Network

Brides & Weddings Magazine Announces the Sweet Victory of the First Annual Cake-Off

Brides & Weddings Magazine is thrilled to announce the winners of its inaugural First Annual Cake-Off competition. This event has ignited the culinary passions of bakers and cake enthusiasts in the Washington Metro area. With a staggering array of talent on display, the competition was friendly, and the judges had the enviable but challenging task of selecting the top creations. Held at Briar Patch in Middleburg, Virginia, the Women’s Wedding Network members and three celebrity judges had lunch before tasting and voting on all of the cakes present. The winning cakes emerged as delightful masterpieces that showcased the bakers’ exceptional skill and celebrated the artistry and imagination that go into crafting the perfect wedding cake. The Participants of the 2023 Annual Cake-Off included:   Field and Main Restaurant     Cakebee     Bakingwithpaty     Sweet Tooth Bakery     Nothing Bundt Cakes Gainesville-Haymarket …

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Brides & Weddings Cake-Off

Calling all talented bakers in the DC metro area! We are thrilled to announce the highly anticipated Brides & Weddings Cake-off, taking place at the picturesque Briar Patch venue, hosted by Women’s Wedding Network on Wednesday, Sept. 13. This is an event you won’t want to miss! Set up must be completed by 10:30 a.m. – event ends at 1:30 p.m. Get ready to showcase your exceptional baking skills and creativity as you compete for the title of the finest wedding cake baker in the region. This Cake-off is the perfect opportunity to demonstrate your talent and gain recognition in the wedding industry. Awards: Best Flavor Most Creative Best Presentation Specialty Attendees Choice Winners will receive a usable badge and be included in a story on bridesandweddings.com. Highlights of the Event: A prestigious panel of expert judges from the wedding industry …

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Mastering the Art of Follow-Up Emails: Dos and Don’ts for Building Strong Connections and Expanding Your Business

By Rebecca Barnes, Publisher of Brides & Weddings Sign up for Advice from the Publisher Attending Women’s Wedding Network, holding an open hour, or showcasing at a wedding show: making connections is an essential part of growing your network and expanding your business. Following up on these connections is equally important yet often neglected. This can result in missed sales and opportunities. However, crafting a well-written follow-up email can be manageable. It can help you differentiate yourself from the competition and establish more meaningful relationships with potential clients. Dos for Writing Follow-Up Emails Be genuine People can sense when someone is fake, so let your personality shine through in your emails. Make it a priority Send your follow-up emails within 72 hours of contact to show your recipient that connecting is important to you. Make it personal Personalize each email …

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Women’s Wedding Network

Women’s Wedding Network April 11th @ Twin Lakes Golf Club in Clifton Follow us on Facebook and #womensweddingnetwork on a public Instagram profile to be included in our WWN feed on the website, womensweddingnetwork.com To be fair to our host location, we ask that guests register and pay online to allow the caterer enough time to prepare for the event. Women’s Wedding Network: Bringing you quality events and networking opportunities since 2009 Join us at Twin Lakes Golf Club in Clifton. Our topic will be Social Media: What’s Hot, What’s Not! Learn about where to focus your time, talent & dollars on social sites and what works best in the wedding industry to book more brides. Take advantage of this opportunity to meet and network with local wedding and event professionals as well as a catered lunch courtesy of Helga’s catering. helgascatering.com/ Bring a …

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Women’s Wedding Network Feb. 14

Join us at the Holiday Inn Washington Dulles in Sterling, Virginia on Feb. 14. Our speakers will be Jeff Maszal of Wedding Ceremonies by Jeff and Sarah “Pete” Rizzi of Simply Pete. Follow us on Facebook and #womensweddingnetwork on a public Instagram profile to be included in our WWN feed on the website, womensweddingnetwork.com To be fair to our host location, we ask that guests register and pay online to allow the caterer enough time to prepare for the event. Bring a friend and network. Bring a door prize for extra exposure! If you have any questions please email rebecca@bridesandweddings.com.

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Women’s Wedding Network

Women’s Wedding Network Jan. 10 @ Piedmont Club in Haymarket Join us at Piedmont Club in Haymarket. Our speaker will be Lisa Krauss of Harbour View and she will be sharing how to communicate your value to make more sales! Follow us on Facebook and #womensweddingnetwork on a public Instagram profile to be included in our WWN feed on the website, womensweddingnetwork.com To be fair to our host location, we ask that guests register and pay online to allow the caterer enough time to prepare for the event. Bring a friend and network. Bring a door prize for extra exposure! If you have any questions, please email rebecca@bridesandweddings.com. Register Here!  

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