Does the idea of planning your next event give you heartburn, anxiety, or make you want to hide in a dark closet? What if you could increase revenue, reduce costs, and actually enjoy your next event? Would you be interested? Well, we have your prescription for success!
Join Renee Jones, professional fundraiser, nonprofit advocate, and Special Event “Doctor” as she shares the secrets to success and best practices in this exciting class where we will learn how to:
- increase revenue
- reduce costs
- educate and engage Board members
- recruit / retain the best Volunteers
- Technology Tips
- What’s hot and what’s not
Renee Jones, CAI, AARE, BAS, CES, President/Founder of NonProfit Solutions
For over 25 years, Ms. Jones has been respected as an industry leader in the auction and real estate world. She has wide-ranging expertise in an extraordinary variety of asset classifications, including intellectual property and has managed and conducted virtually every type of auction, from personal property estate sales to a three-year assignment to the disposition of assets on behalf of the Trustee for the Enron Bankruptcy. Her responsibilities have included real estate auction sales in more than twenty states, interim property management, lease workout negotiation, fleet inventory/appraisal/sales, power plants, construction projects, and expert testimony in US Bankruptcy Courts.
In 1996, she won the “International Champion Auctioneer” award from the National Auctioneers Association after besting competitors from around the world. She continues to hold the record as the youngest woman to obtain this remarkable achievement. In addition, she is the only woman to ever win the Texas State Auctioneer’s Championship. She often serves as a coach, mentoring a number of international and state champions.
She is a life member of the National Auctioneers Association, has served two terms on its Board of Directors, and served as Chairman of the Education Trustees, which is responsible for all of the organization’s education activities. She is a graduate of Texas Woman’s University and the Certified Auctioneer Institute sponsored by the NAA at Indiana University. She has spoken at countless nonprofit, and auctioneer associations, conventions, conferences and seminars.
Registration and coffee begin at 8:00 AM.
Program starts at 8:30 a.m.