Gay Wedding Institute Certificate Course: Toronto

This March 16, earn the trust of the loyal LGBTQ wedding market by learning from the experts at the Gay Wedding Institute.

To reach this powerful and lucrative gay and lesbian wedding market, you need to be ready.  Gay weddings are different and they are very good for business. 

According to Travel Gay Canada (TGC), gay Canadians show a market size of $7 billion annually. That's big business, and same-sex couple throw fabulous weddings! You don't want to lose business or risk offending potential clients! 

But, for same-sex couples, wedding planning can be a very vulnerable experience. They don’t know who they can trust. How do they know they can trust you? Same-sex couples are a lucrative, emerging market that can help grow your wedding business.  To reach this powerful market, you must be ready.  You don't want to lose business or risk offending potential clients! 

"I wanted to thank you for your time in Naples. The leads are starting to come in for same-sex weddings and our couples feedback are all so positive that we are ahead of the curve. We couldn't have done it without you!" - Lydia Redmond, Ritz-Carlton Naples, Florida

Topics covered include:

  • The Financial impact of the gay and lesbian wedding market 
  • Language and terminology 
  • Differences between straight and gay weddings;
  • Marketing to engaged same-sex couples 
  • Same-sex wedding traditions 
  • and much, much more

Besides a projected increase in business, participants who attend this all day session will receive a 14 Stories Gay Wedding Institute certificate badge you can proudly display on your website, a free listing on EquallyWed.com for one year, a six month listing on LGBTWeddings.com, a copy of the book The Business of Gay Weddings and a certificate of completion. Graduates will also be listed on the Gay Wedding Institute website and be invited to a private, grads-only Facebook group.

To register for the Friday, March 16 workshop from 9:30 AM- 4:40 PM at Glad Day Book Shop, please complete the form below. This intensive and interactive workshop will include lunch, a copy of the The Business of Gay Weddings and tons of great ideas to reach this powerful market. Registration is $319 US early bird (until close of business March 7) and $379 US regular rate.

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