ADJA Chicagoland Chapter welcomes Andy Ebon, 4/15

ADJA ChicagolandADJA Chicagoland Chapter has enlisted guest speaker, Andy Ebon for the education segment of its Wednesday, April 15th meeting. Andy will attempt the impossible…. Present the essence of a full-day seminar about your website, being mobile ready, site analytics, blogging, best social media choices and tips… all in 90 minutes… including 15 minutes of Q & A.

Presentation Title: Polish Your Online Marketing Presence, TODAY – The Crash Course

The meeting will be held at the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel & Conference Center Chicago-Downers Grove; 6pm – 9pm.

Online Registration is available

Today, Andy is an independent blogger (, marketing and business consultant, and speaker (Wedding University). He also works as a member of theWeddingWire Education Team. 

Prior to his present business activities, Andy spent 25 years in the DJ Entertainment Business, including nightclub work in New York City, Tucson, and San Francisco. He built and operated two highly successful San Francisco – based mobile DJ businesses in San Francisco: Music Man Mobile DJ Service and Designer Music Compact Disc DJ. His work in Designer Music earned him recognition as San Francisco Business Owner of the Year.

Top 100 Twitter Small Business Experts list Andy Ebon

Top 100 Twitter Small Business Experts

Twitter Small Biz Consultants

Top 100 Twitter Small Business Experts is a monthly ranking, charted by entrepreneurEvan Carmichael. Rankings are determined by the number of retweets each account has received, giving more weight to newest retweets.

For more than two years running, Andy has ranked in the Top 100. There are a wide assortment of general business consultants, agencies such as SCORE, and industry-specific consultants.

Andy comment, “What this recognition means is that over a period of years, I’ve shared relevant information to wedding industry professionals on Twitter, measure by the fact that they shared my tweets with their followers. It demonstrates that relevant content will fuel social media sharing and awareness of one’s brand.”

Andy Ebon is the only Wedding Industry Consultant on the Top 100 Twitter Small Business Experts list

Noreen Azuzu
Contributing Writer
The Wedding Marketing Blog

Wedding Professionals gather for WeddingWire World in DC

WeddingWire World 2015 is Sold Out!

Wedding Professionals

Wedding Professionals from across the country for the 2-day educational conference, WeddingWire World.  Last year WeddingWire opted for five 1-day conferences sprinkled around the country.

In 2015, it has upped the ante to an action-packed 2-day event packed with general session and break out sessions from the WeddingWire team and industry experts. The conference is hosted at the Gaylord Hotel, National Harbor.

WeddingWire Education Team Member, Andy Ebon, will be giving a 2-part presentation on blogging.

Noreen Azuzu
Contributing Writer
The Wedding Marketing Bog

ACPWC Celebrates 25th – Andy Ebon to Speak

ACPWC logoACPWC (Association of Certified Professional Wedding Consultants) kicks off its 25th year with a grand event; Nexus 25, at the San Jose Fairmont Hotel, Wednesday, February 25th, 6pm – 9pm.

“Please join us as ACPWC celebrates 25 years of training and education.   Nexus 25 Event – An evening for connecting, continuing education and building credibility in your business!” ~ Deborah Moody, Executive Director

The Association of Certified Professional Wedding Consultants (ACPWC) provides comprehensive training and certification for aspiring wedding consultants and event coordinators. With over 24 years of industry expertise, it has built a program designed specifically for wedding planners and event coordinators that will help make your ideal wedding business a reality.

Deborah Moody, ACPWC Executive Director

Deborah Moody, ACPWC Executive Director

Executive Director, Deborah Moody, will welcome members, prospective members, and guests for Nexus 25Deborah has invited Andy Ebon to say a few words at the gathering. Andy’s relationship reaches back to ACPWC’s start in 1990. As the 90s began, Andy was owner of San Francisco based  Designer Music Compact Disc Music and a member of the San Francisco Chapter of NACE. Ann Nola was the owner of Bridal Extravaganza and ACPWC Founder and was member of the Silicon Valley Chapter of NACE. It is through these parallel worlds that Andy, Ann, and ACPWC worked together.

During his years as owner of Designer Music, Andy earned honors as San Francisco Small Business Owner of the Year and National Affiliate Member of the Year with NACE (National Association for Catering and Events).

Andy Ebon

Andy Ebon, Special Guest

Through these 25 years, Andy has transitioned from the DJ Life to Wedding Industry Expert and Professional Speaker. As well as his independent business activities, Andy is also a member of the Wedding Wire Education Team, giving presentations, webinars, and writing for its blog.

Andy Ebon on Nexus 25

“I am honored to contribute to Nexus 25. My relationship with ACPWC has afforded me ongoing opportunities to speak to the membership, and contribute to its continuing education. I look forward to sharing my own brand of enthusiasm and energy with current and future ACPWC members at Nexus 25.”

Register Today for ACPWC – Nexus 25 Event – 2/25/2015

Noreen Azuzu
Contributing Writer
The Wedding Marketing Blog