2019 CONFERENCE INFORMATION

Wreath Makers Live!

2019 TENTATIVE CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

Please note, times are subject to change so follow along in our app for more accurate schedules

WEDNESDAY, July 31

12:00-7:30 PM  – Event Registration/Check-in Begins for all ticket levels on 3rd Floor, Napoleon Ballroom

BIZ DAY 1 – THURSDAY, August 1

6:00 AM – 8:00 AM – Registration/Check-in Continues on 3rd Floor, Napoleon Ballroom
8:00-8:15 AM – Business Day Program Begins on 3rd Floor with Welcome / Housekeeping Announcements, Napoleon Ballroom
8:15-9:15 AM – Keynote Speaker Nicole Walters “Story Brand”
9:20-10:05 AMJulie Siomacco, Southern Charm Wreaths “Crafty Calling”
10:10-10:25 AM – Break
10:30-11:15 AM – Brooke Riley, Re-Fabbed “Benefits of Blogging”

11:30-1:00 PM – Lunch in Napoleon Ballroom & Networking
1:00-1:10 PM – Door Prize Drawing Must Be Present to Win
1:15-2:00 PM – Rachel Miller, Moolah Marketing “Facebook Ecosystem”
2:00 – 7:00 PM – Registration re-opens for all ticket levels on the 3rd Floor, Napoleon Ballroom
2:10-2:55 PM Warren Carlyle, “Community Building with Instagram”
2:55-3:10 PM Break
3:15-4:00 PMRoberto Candelaria, “Sponsorships & Partnerships”
4:05-4:50 PM – Damon Oates, DecoExchange “Conversations to Conversions
5:00-9:00 PM – Vendor Shopping begins  (8th Floor Armstrong Ballroom/3rd Floor Maurepas & Borgne Ballrooms)
7:00-9:00 PM – Meet and Greet for all of WML attendees with cash bar on 8th Floor Armstrong Ballroom

WREATH MAKERS LIVE DAY 1 – FRIDAY, August 2

6:00 AM – 8:00 AM – Registration Continues on 3rd Floor, Napoleon Ballroom
7:00 AM – Vendor Shopping continues and remains throughout day
(8th Floor Armstrong Ballroom & 3rd Floor Maurepas/Borgne Ballrooms)
8:45 AM – Program Begins 3rd Floor (Napoleon Ballroom) with Welcome / Housekeeping Announcements
9:00-9:10 AM – Door Prizes must be present to win
9:15-10:15 AM DEMO Julie Siomacco “Fall Lamp Posts that Wow”
10:20-10:40 AM – Terri Marshall, MilandDil Designs “Decorating for Dollars”
10:40-11:00 AM – Break
11:00 AM-12:00 PM DEMO Nick Kreticos, Nick’s Seasonal Decor “Fall Surround & Mailbox Swag”

Lunch in Napoleon Ballroom and/or Vendor Shopping (8th Floor Armstrong Ballroom & 3rd Floor Maurepas/Borgne Ballrooms)

1:30-1:45 PM Door Prizes must be present to win
1:45-2:45 PM – DEMO Amy Rudy Smith, Ba Bam Wreaths “Fall Wreath Extravaganza”
2:50-3:10 PM – 
Lori Jacobs, Hardworking Mom & Julie Siomacco “Why YouTube”
3:15-4:15 PM – 
DEMO Clara Nicole, She’s Crafty Too “Fall Stair Rails with Flair”
4:15- 4:35 PM Break
4:35-5:35 PM 
DEMO Kelea Newhouse, Keleas “Traffic Stopping Fall Urns”
5:35-6:45 PM – Vendor Shopping continues (8th Floor Armstrong Ballroom & 3rd Floor Maurepas/Borgne Ballrooms)

WREATH MAKERS LIVE DAY 2 – SATURDAY, August 3

7:00 AM – Vendor Shopping continues throughout the day (8th Floor Armstrong Ballroom & 3rd Floor Maurepas/Borgne Ballrooms)
8:45 AM – Program Continues on 3rd Floor (Napoleon Ballroom) with Welcome /  Announcements
9:00-9:10 AM Door Prizes must be present to win
9:15-10:15 AM – DEMO Damon Oates “Christmas Lamp Posts Decor”
10:20-10:40 AM – Amy Rudy Smith, Kelea Newhouse, Lauren Kilgore & Friends “Etsy Q/A”
10:40-11:00 AM – Break
11:00-12:00 PM – DEMOS Nick Kreticos, Nick’s Seasonal Decor “Christmas Surround”
& Clara Nicole, She’s Crafty Too “Christmas Mailbox Swag”

Lunch in Napoleon Ballroom & Vendor Shopping Ends at 1:30 PM

1:30-1:45 PM – Door Prizes must be present to win
1:45-2:45 PM – DEMO Kelea Newhouse, Kelea’s “Christmas Wreath Extravaganza”
2:50-3:10 PMT
he Business Bunch “Partnerships” with Kris Haase, Stoney & Michele Stone, Diane Small, Tess Stevens, Tammy Hodges
3:15-4:15 PM – 
DEMO Amy Rudy Smith, Ba Bam Wreaths  “Magical Christmas Urns”
4:15- 4:35 PM – Break
4:35-5:35 PM 
DEMO WML 2019 Design Team
5:35-6:00 – Goodbyes