Love Mexico Puerto Vallarta
Grand Fiesta Americana Puerto Vallarta
December 5-8, 2016

Registration for Wedding Planners and Travel Agents Information for Vendors

LM NUEVO firmaLove Mexico is a unique educational and networking event developed by MeWed in partnership with the Mexico Tourism Board to showcase Mexico as a premiere destination for weddings, honeymoons & romance.

Love Mexico Puerto Vallarta is a three day event that gives you the opportunity to learn about selling Mexico while experiencing the country first hand.  This year event will take place in one of the most scenic ports in Mexico; Puerto Vallarta.  A destination full of natural wonders, excellent climate, first class accommodations and of course the friendly service that is synonymous with Mexico.

The program consists of informative sessions that give you business information and showcase the latest trends, site inspections, networking expo with Top Mexican suppliers and extravagant social activities.

Love Mexico is supported  by the Mexico Tourism Board, the Association for Bridal Consultants, the Association for Wedding Professionals International, Wedding Planners Institute of Canada, Exclusive Group Travel, Destination Wedding & Honeymoon Specialist Association, Travel Impressions and specialized media like Honeymoons.com, I do Destination Weddings, Bridal Guide and Destination Weddings & Honeymoons.

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Program

Meet the Love Mexico Riviera Maya 2015 Speakers

December 5th
All day Transfers from Airport.
All day  Hospitality Desk and Registration for Buyers.
7:00-10:00 p.m. Welcome Dinner and Wedding Wars Teams Announcement
December 6th
 9:00-5:30 p.m. Tradeshow with experiences during the day
7:00 p.m. Red Carpet Dinner, Awards Ceremony
December 7th
 8:30-9:00 a.m. Opening Remarks
9:00-9:45 a.m. General session: Are You Making Any Money?
9:45-10:15 a.m Posada Group Presentation
10:15-10:30 a.m. Coffee Break
10:30-11:15 a.m. Trends in Wedding Decor
11:15-12:00 p.m. State of the Romance Travel Industry (Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow)

  • Weddings
  • Vow Renewals
  • Honeymoons
  • Engagements
12:00-1:30 p.m. Dine Around Luncheon
1:30-2:20 p.m.
  • Breakout 1 – Work Smarter, Not Harder (technology)
  • Breakout 2 – Body Language and Persuasion
  • Breakout 3 – Romancing The World
2:30-3:20 p.m.
  • Breakout 1 – Body Language and Persuasion
  • Breakout 2 – A charming port or out at sea?
  • Breakout 3 – Get opportunity to knock on your door
3:30-4:20 p.m.
  • Breakout 1 – Creating Lasting Partnerships in the Wedding Industry
  • Breakout 2 – Create Your Brand in Instagram
  • Breakout 3 – Multi-Cultural Weddings
4:30-5:20 p.m.
  • Breakout 1 – Your Image = Your Success
  • Breakout 2 – Create Your Brand in Instagram
  • Breakout 3 – How Same Sex Weddings Have Effected The Destination Wedding Business
7:00 pm  Gala Wedding War Dinner

 

 

December 8th
All morning Check out
8:30-9:30 a.m. General Session – The Business of Travel
9:30-10:30 a.m. Luis Villasenor – Mexico Star – Puerto Vallarta & Riviera Nayarit
10:30-11:15 a.m. 12 New Years Resolutions To Your Business Success
11:30-5:30 p.m. Departure for Experiences:

  • Experience 1 – Culinary
  • Experience 2 – Adventure
  • Experience 3 – Romance
  • Experience 4 – Site Inspections – Puerto Vallarta
  • Experience 5 – Site Inspections – Riviera Nayarit
  • Experience 6 – Cultural
  • Experience 7 – Upscale
  • Experience 8 – Whale watching
  • Experience 9 – Shopping
5:30 p.m. Check in new hotel
December 9th
 All day Experience the resort and activities
7:00 p.m. Dinner at host hotel
December 10th
 All day Check out and transfers to the airport
Investment 349 USD (3 days program) 

What is included in your registration?

  • 3 nights accommodation at the host hotel, during the event in all inclusive program.
  • Ground Transfers airport-hotel-airport.
  • Focused education in destination weddings you can´t find anywhere else.
  • Personal connections with mexican suppliers on the exhibition floor and through the event.
  • Lavish  networking events.
  • Complimentary post tour options.

In order to participate in Love Mexico, all the dw/romance travel professionals  must meet the following criteria:

  • Annual individual sales of at least $200,000  in destination weddings, honeymoons, and/or other romance group travel.
  • Owners and/ or decision makers
  • Experience in selling romance travel/ destination weddings internationally
  • Serious interest in selling Mexico
  • Desire to meet with and discover new suppliers and destinations  in Mexico
  • Provide 3 travel industry references

In order to be considered for Love Mexico, all Romance Travel Professionals must undergo a selection process that includes:

  • A comprehensive online application
  • Personal one-on-one phone/skype/ facetime/ facebook interview
  • Minimum of 3 industry reference checks
  • Verification of business revenue and booking activity

 

 

Limited spaces available for newcomers to the romance industry who are currently selling other types of group travel and events!

For further information contact Carol Basteris:  [email protected]

Cancellation Policy: Registration fee is non-refundable and for cancellations all payments will be applied to the next years event.