Ambassadors of NRV Bridals and Events
The Ambassadors of NRV Bridals and Events represent one of the most important volunteer groups within the Organization. As an Ambassador you will be responsible for assisting in maintaining open lines of communication between the Organization, Members and Sponsors.
This volunteer group was first established in January 2014. The purpose of the Ambassadors program is to promote general membership services and enhance goodwill on behalf of NRV Bridals and Events in the community; to assist in the recruitment of new members through personal contacts, membership involvement, and to encourage participation, awareness and maximum member retention.
The objective of the Ambassadors is to have fun and be the public relations connection of the Organization. They accomplish this objective by providing assistance to new members, sponsors and guests, and attending existing members’ functions.
Ambassador events/activities will include, but not limited to the following:
- Monthly Events
- Quarterly Soirees
- New Member Orientation
- Bridal Expos
- End of the Year Celebration and other Special Events
QUALITIES OF AN AMBASSADOR
Ambassadors are carefully selected and as a result, the group will consist of highly respected individuals in good professional standing in the NRV and surrounding communities, particularly in the wedding industry. They have an outgoing personality, possess excellent organizational skills, dependable and honest, believe in and support the efforts of the NRV Bridals and Events’ and its current board of directors who are also considered volunteers to the Organization. He or she is sociable, strong contributor to the group who enjoy spending time with other wedding/events professionals and are able to balance the necessary time commitment of the program. Most importantly, he or she is in current standing as member of the NRV Bridals and Events.
BENEFITS OF AN AMBASSADOR
- Networking opportunities to gain exposure of the ambassador’s business with other members and sponsors.
- Invitations to attend exclusive NRV Bridals and Events’ and affiliated events.
- Get an insider’s view of what’s going on at the wedding and events industry and the region.
- Participate on the New Member Referral Program; for every paid new member referral the ambassador will receive a $25 check, $25 credit towards bridals shows, $25 to magazine advertising and other events during the year. This is an incentive given directly to the official ambassador, therefore this is non-transferable and only good during the current year as an active ambassador.
- Recognition in the NRV Bridals and Events’ website, blog, newsletter and other social media outlets.