Event planning careers with an event planning certificate span the spectrum from meeting planning to event planning and from independent planners to those working in venues, with corporations as well as those with vendors to the industry. An event planning certificate can open doors to opportunities with this wide range of opportunities.
Event planners with an event planning certificate can be independent, can work for a venue or property ranging from hotels to country clubs and banquet facilities, or work as a corporate planner. Many with an event planning certificate cross over to do meeting planning as well. The reason is that many to most meetings have an event planning components such as with a gala dinner. Those with an event planning certificate therefore have broader outlets.
Another area where event planners with an event planning certificate find careers is with the multitude of vendors. These can range from design companies, destination management companies, trade show service providers, to florists, specialty décor companies, transportation, rentals and more. All are in the field with an event planning certificate and participate in this exciting industry.