A preliminary Platform Class schedule is online for WPPI at www.wppionline.com/storage/2011/platform.html. There will be over 80 Platform Classes at WPPI 2011, and admission to them is included with full convention registration passes. There are classes for every interest, from business/marketing classes, to lighting, to portrait, to wedding and many more. On Sunday, February 20, we kick the classes off with a bang, with several great classes from Sal Cincotta on “Creating Wedding Packages that Sell,” Kirk Voclain on “High School Senior Portraits on the Cutting Edge,” and Bob and Dawn Davis on “Staying True to Yourself, Creating your Signature Brand.” The education continues on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday with 8 more time slots for classes. Then make sure to stay around for Thursday, when Justin and Mary Marantz teaching a class on “How to Be a Rainmaker: Ten Tips to Turn the Tides” showing you how to build a business that thrives, not just survives, in any economic climate.
Also on Thursday Photographers Ignite will return for !a second year, with presentations from photographers who are given 5 minutes and 20 presentation slides to make a point. Don’t miss this fun and fast-paced event!
Take a look through the Platform classes online at www.wppionline.com/storage/2011/platform.html! And if you don’t see someone that you thought was speaking – tell them to send in their materials and we’ll get it up online quickly!