Professional Association Memberships - (printable pdf)
American Videographer's Association
One of the main objectives of the AVA is to educate consumers and other industry vendors, that a body of professionals exist with strict guidelines of quality, standards and reliability.
The Wedding and Event Videographers Association International (WEVA) is the largest nonprofit trade association representing professional wedding and event videographers. Based throughout the US and around the globe, WEVA International members are dedicated video producers who specialize in the art of documenting and preserving important social and corporate events and presentations. WEVA's website includes a section for brides where they can find WEVA members in their area. Visit www.weva.com to learn more.Channel Islands Professional Photographers Association (CIPPA)
Channel Islands Professional Photographers Association (CIPPA - an affiliate of PPA) is dedicated to the advancement of the art, science, and management of professional photography in all its branches. www.cippa.org
The Association of Bridal Consultants has been a professional organization for the wedding industry since 1981 and has almost 4,000 members in 26 countries on six continents. The Association of Bridal Consultants is a membership service organization, designed to increase awareness of the wedding business and improve the professionalism of members. www.bridalassn.com
National Association of Catering Executives
NACE is the oldest and largest professional association that addresses all aspects of the catering industry.
The NACE Mission Statement: To provide catering and event professionals superior education, networking, and resources to enhance career success and deliver excellence to clients. www.nace.net