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California Wildfire Warning

To our customers impacted by the recent wildfires:

We hope you and your family are safe. If you have been affected by one of the recent wildfires and need to make an insurance claim, please call 1-800-362-7535 or click here to file your claim online.

Event Insurance policies exclude losses due to events that are known to be likely to cause damage or cancellation of your event.  Policies purchased at this time will not be covered for losses resulting from known events; including the California wildfires.

Event Professional Resources

Tips to Attract More Bridal Couples to Your Venue
You are in a great business! People fall in love every day and many of them will tie the knot. And when they do, they will be in search of the perfect venue to celebrate their nuptials. So how do you go about attracting more of these couples to your venue? We’ve compiled a list of tips to help you gain more business.
Tips to hosting a bridal workshop at your venue
Not only are bridal workshops a great way for you to meet new clients, but it is also a great way to network with other event professionals in your community. Markel Event Insurance offers some tips to keep in mind when planning a bridal workshop at your venue.
Contracts
Contracts are a necessity for wedding venues as they help both parties avoid unexpected costs and other surprises. Markel Event Insurance offers 8 tips to keep in mind when you are drafting contracts for your venue.
Email Marketing Tips
When you send an email, you are competing not only with a potential client’s overflowing inbox, but other online platforms, such as social media. That is why it is important for your emails to grab your client’s attention fast. Here are some tips to help your emails get opened.
Event Directories to List Your Venue
Listing your venue on online event directories will help you gain exposure and can lead to more business. To help get you started, we’ve listed some website event directories where potential clients and event planners can easily find you.