I stumbled across a great article today that I wanted to share. "TheWeddingCoach.ca" posted an article titled:
"On-site Coordinator, or Independent Wedding Planner?"
"Have you ever wondered if you need a wedding planner if you’ve already got an ‘on site’ wedding coordinator with your venue? Here’s a quick breakdown of how they’re different: An On-Site Coordinator’s job is strictly to ensure that everything runs smoothly at the VENUE – that the room is set and ready for guests, that the kitchen is prepped and ready for the meal to be served on time, etc. They are a KEY component to ensuring a smooth reception!
A Wedding Coordinator’s job is to ensure everything runs smoothly for YOU – the bride/groom. If your photographer or make-up artist doesn’t show up, for example, your Wedding Coordinator has a list of trusted vendors that can be called immediately to remedy a situation.
It’s also our role to help you secure professional vendors from the start, which will most definitely safe you time, energy, and stress, as well as money, as we know which vendors give you the biggest bang for your buck. Because we are with you during the planning stages as it’s our job to know your total wedding budget, your style, your wedding day priorities, and to recommend vendors based on these things."....
To continue reading, please visit "http://theweddingcoach.ca/2013/02/22/on-site-coordinator-or-independent-wedding-planner/"
This Blog is written by Ashley Meadahl, Founder & CEO of Premiere Event Management.