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WFEA - Taking Your Event To The Next Level

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    Learn from leading experts at this

    innovative seminar on events and sponsorship

    February 28, 2019

    Gonzaga University, Hemmingson Center, Joanne Jundt Lounge

    Spokane has had a long history of staging many of the Northwest’s top events, both large and small.

    The Washington Festivals and Events Association wants to celebrate that excellence and bring event organizers together at Gonzaga University on February 28 for exciting networking and educational opportunities.

    Learn how to sell more sponsorship, increase your bottom line, and enhance other aspects of your event in order to take it to the next level, from some of the top event professionals in the industry:


    • Katherine Morgan, Senior Vice President and Spokane-Boise Marketing Manager for Bank of America
    • Bruce Skinner, the former CEO of the Fiesta Bowl and the International Festivals and Events Association, and author of the book, Event Sponsorship.
    • Peggy Doering, Valleyfest, President of WFEA
    • Jon Bockstruck, Riverfront Park Event, and Group Manager
    • Morgan Marum, Director of Marketing and Business Development for Hoopfest, the largest three on three basketball tournament in the world
    • Suppliers who play a big part in making our events work – Jermaine Yeldon from American On-Site Services, Aaron Hein from V.I.P. Production Northwest, and Sandy Kates from LCD Exposition Services


    Also, we’ll discuss how to form a local festivals and events organization that would be affiliated with the Washington Festivals and Events Association.

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