Celebrity wedding planner Leora Pilevar announces ‘Events Academy’ offering immersive hands-on experience for aspiring event planners through workshops and an educational digital platform aimed at empowering entrepreneurs
LOS ANGELES, September 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Events Academy an event – industry network and educational platform bringing together ambitious individuals to educate, inspire and empower success in their event planning business is thrilled to announce its first in-person workshop for the brand Los Angeles on October 24 in a brand new event location in Hollywood, called Citizen News. A new space – the home of the acclaimed chef Even Funkes the newest restaurant Mother Wolf, a sister hotel of the Thompson hotel chain which is located next door and the latest development of TEN FIVE. Attendees will learn how to start, scale and scale their business directly from event industry leaders through interactive workshops, expert panels and more.
The Academy for Events’ approach to educating, inspiring and connecting event industry entrepreneurs is the first of its kind. Since 2011, Academy for Events founder Leora Pilevar started her luxury wedding planning business, Best Bride, then founded Partyology, a sister company to Best Bride that focuses on producing corporate events, of Bar / Bat Mitzvah and other special occasions. She has planned hundreds of successful events and worked to produce special occasions for Bravo reality stars. Mercedeh Javid, Tik Tok star Addison Rae and Avani Greggto name a few. Additionally, she has been featured in publications such as; Business Insider, Buzzfeed and Brides as an industry leader and expert in the field of event planning.
Shortly after starting the business, budding event planners began contacting her asking for the opportunity to train with her and leverage her expertise. “I’ve been inundated with requests to not only teach people how to plan a wedding, but also how to run a successful business,” Pilevar noted. So, Pilevar started researching and quickly discovered a gap in the market. She realized that there was no one-size-fits-all platform that helped event industry entrepreneurs streamline their business process. “Although the wedding planning industry is almost worth a billion dollarsthere is surprisingly no official degree or roadmap for aspiring event planners to consult for advice and support, so I decided to start Events Academy“, noted Pilevar. She has compiled all of her experience and insight into the industry in one space – offering community members the opportunity to attend workshops in person as well as use a digital platform. unique – focused on providing tangible resources to industry players.” I am grateful to have had the opportunity to grow my business, learn from my mistakes, and now use this wisdom to help empower future industry leaders,” said Pilevar.
Event partners include; TEN FIVE and TOST – a brand of all-natural, delicious, dry and sparkling soft drinks, among others. Tickets are available for purchase and includes a 15% discount with the code: AFEPROMO.
SOURCE Academy for Events