With more than 25 years in sales, marketing and sales management, Alan Berg is considered to be “North America’s Leading Expert on the Business of Weddings & Events”. He’s the wedding and event industry’s only Certified Speaking Professional®, the highest earned designation for a professional speaker in the Global Speakers Federation.
Alan’s varied experience ranges from selling wedding advertising, to publishing two wedding magazines, to working for 11 years at The Knot, a major wedding media company, most of them as Vice President, overseeing the sales, strategy, education and training of the local sales team and local wedding pros.
In addition to public speaking and consulting with entrepreneurs and local businesses around the world, Alan is now a contributing Education Guru for WeddingWire, the leading wedding technology company.
Alan is the author of the books “If your website was an employee, would you fire it?”, “Your Attitude for Success” , both now in their 2nd editions, as well as in Spanish, and the mini-book “Don’t Paint The House”.
He’s an in-demand professional speaker, domestically and internationally, and a member of the National Speakers Association, the premiere organization for professional speakers.
Alan speaks to thousands of entrepreneurs and local business professionals every year through webinars, live presentations, DVDs, MP3s and Audio CDs.