Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Convention Registration Form

“It Can Be Arranged”
Convention Registration Form
June 26th & 27th 2010
Please Pre-Register by June 12th to Ensure Your Meals

Registration for convention is $65.00 Members, $75.00 Non-members
This price includes all meals and events.

Your Name:_____________________________________
Name of Shop:___________________________________
Mailing Address:__________________________________

Please fill out one registration form for every attendee. Please mail your check and registration form(s) to UPFA, 2233 East Murray Holladay Rd., Holladay Utah, 84117
If you have multiple attendees, you may pay with one check for all.

For those wanting to enter the Design Contest the Rules are as follows:
Theme is Don’t Contain Yourself Bring your design already made to the Escala. The maximum you may spend on design including all flowers, material, containers, this means everything, is $100.00 Wholesale.

Designs must be there and set up by 5:30 pm Saturday Evening.  For more information on the Design Contest or Registration call Caroline Mabey, 801-278-4800.  Please call Caroline by June 12th to enter the Contest.

A special convention room rate is available from the Canyons resort.  Contact them at 1-888-226-9667 and make sure to mention that you are with the Utah Professional Florist Association Convention.
Announcing The 2010 Utah Professional Florist Association's State Wide Convention

Everyone is invited to attend our annual convention.  Delight your senses at the Escala Event Center at the Canyons Resort in Park City. June 26th and 27th, 2010

Join your fellow floral professionals for The premiere event for the floral industry in Utah. There will be numerous opportunities for networking with wholesalers, retailers and vendors of all types relating to the floral industry.  

Conference registration includes a Cocktail Hour and Kick-Off Dinner Saturday June 26th with a live band and poolside conversation, oh and don't forget the dancing!

 Sunday June 27th will be food and fun-filled as well as an educational experience to be remembered.  Early Bird Breakfast will be followed by a fantastic Design Program by Teleflora Education Specialist Darla Pawlak AIFD, FCI.  

Afterward, join us for our Fashionably Late Lunch followed by a second Design Program with Oasis Design Director Mario Fernandez.  

Great door prizes and thank you gifts will be awarded throughout the weekend.  Special convention room rates are available for the unbelievably beautiful rooms at the resort.

You will not want to miss this amazing opportunity--all for the low price of Only $65 for UPFA members or $75 for Non-Members.   
  • World Class Floral Education
  • Three Meals
  • Award Winning Musical Entertainment
  • And did we mention the Mind-Blowing Floral Decor?
 All for only $75 bucks?

Don't delay, space is very limited to provide an intimate, educationally rich environment.  Call one of your board members today:

Caroline Mabey, UPFA  801-278-4800
Annie Whittaker, UPFA 801-544-5999, 877-621-7188

*Don't forget the Design Contest too!!!

Monday, May 3, 2010

Online vs. Local Flower Ordering in the News

Did you see the story on KSL TV News about buying from a local florist versus online?Here is the link: story
What do you think about the story? How does it affect you and your business model?