2019 SPRING SEMINAR:
Par 4 Resort
The Legends Room in Comfort Suites Hotel
199 Foxfire Drive, Waupaca, WI 54981
Financing a B&B - sources & resources, private lenders, SBA loan guarantees ...
Buying an Inn - financing, determining fair price, types of ownership ...
Insuring a B&B - property coverage, liability issues, risk reduction
Business Basics, Accounts/Records/Taxes, Structure, Business Plan, Operations, Occupancy...
Marketing - what’s cost effective & what’s not, determining your niche, websites,
After the topics above are exhausted ... Q&A: Ask the innkeeper panel your burning questions … you’ll discover there’s more than one way to do it the right way!
Topics can include amenity suppliers, first year experiences, events, where to market, policies, ‘green innkeeping’, combining outside jobs with innkeeping, etc.
Your seminar registration includes the Aspiring Innkeeper Workbook and lunch/beverages/afternoon snack.
Available as an optional purchase to you: Aspiring Innkeeper Binder - "WBBA The Business Of Innkeeping: Getting Started" - $125.00, a comprehensive binder that includes information on licensing and legalities, ADA, business development, marketing, property management, purchasing an inn, & information on the WBBA organization.
Also available are books for purchase on site: Developing a Bed and Breakfast Business Plan, Behind the Door Marked "Private", Notes From An Innkeeper's Journal, etc.
For one person: $295.00
For two people: $390.00
For students: $100.00 - full time, proof required
Pricing includes seminar, workbook, lunch/beverages/afternoon snack, and all taxes.
Please arrive by 8:45 am for Sunday, April 7 (15 minutes before the session begins) to receive your materials and 'get settled'. Your registration fee includes refreshments and lunch.
Note #1: You'll receive a full refund if it is necessary for you to cancel by letting us know 1 week prior to the seminar. 50% will be refunded if less than 1 week and no shows will be charged the entire amount.
Note #2: If you are trying to register less than 7 days prior to the seminar, phone the WBBA office to check availability.
Wisconsin Bed & Breakfast Association
644 Hillcrest Drive, Suite 7, Waupaca, WI 54981
Phone: 715-942-8180 ~ E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
We will confirm your registration and include directions to the seminar site.