Training Calendar & Videos
Bridge in the News
Bridge featured in HFN magazine

June 2017
Bridge Brand Conference

HFN covers Bridge's Brand Conference.
Bridge featured in HFN magazine

December 2016
HFN Magazine: $2 Million Milestone

HFN shares that Bridge has doubled year-over-year sales processed for clients.

Bridge featured in HFN magazine

November 2015
HFN Magazine: $1 Million Milestone

HFN highlights Bridge's handling of $1 million in online gift registry sales in 2015.

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June 2015
Tableware Today: Last Word Column

Jason Solarek shares trends in e-commerce.

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May 2015
HFN Magazine: E-commerce Update

Allison Zisko interviews Jason Solarek about Bridge's new services.
Featured News
Featured News
AmericasMart / Atlanta

You're invited to two free seminars in Atlanta. I’ll show you 5 proven steps to grow your gift registry business and succeed online.

Pick your time:

Thursday, July 11th
5 - 6:30 pm
Juliska Showroom
Building 2 / 9th Floor / Suite #928B
AmericasMart / Atlanta
Wine, soft drinks, and lights snacks will be served
Cost: Free
Learn more:
https://www.bridgecatalog.com/bridge_chalk.cfm?id=16981

Friday, July 12th
5 - 6:30 pm
Skyros Designs Showroom
Building 2 / 9th Floor / Suite 919 (next to the escalators)
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Thursday, June 20
Dallas Market Center




You're Invited...

Join us to learn the 7 secrets to growing your gift registry business.

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Thursday, June 20th at 5 pm
Keith Smith Showroom
World Trade Center / Suite 200
Dallas Market Center
Co-sponsored with Keith Smith Associates

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Why Attend?
• Sell 13% more ~ Retailers offering a gift registry service report selling more.
• Two million weddings will occur in the U.S this year.
• The average gift ... ...
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Thursday, July 11
Juliska Showroom / AmericasMart

Save the Date...

Please join Juliska and Bridge to learn how to grow your Juliska business. Jason Solarek will share 5 steps to grow your online registry business.

Thursday, July 11th
5 - 6 pm
Juliska Showroom
Building 2 / 9th Floor / Suite #928B
AmericasMart / Atlanta
Wine, soft drinks, and lights snacks will be served
Cost: Free

Why attend?
• Retailers with gift registry services report selling 13% more.
• Two million weddings will occur in the U.S this year.
• The average gift registry purchase is $... ...
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Friday, July 12
Skyros Showroom / AmericasMart

Save the Date...

Wish to grow your online gift registry business?
Think Zola has you beat?

Join Skyros Designs and Jason Solarek for drinks and 7 steps to build your online registry business. Jason will show you 7 free techniques to grow your online gift registry business.

Friday, July 12th
5 - 6 pm
Skyros Designs Showroom
Building 2 / 9th Floor / Suite 919 (next to the escalators)
AmericasMart
Drinks and lights snacks will be served
Cost: Free

Learn more about Skyros Designs:
https://skyros.... ...
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Thursday, January 17 - Friday, January 18
Dallas Market Center

In 2019, thousands of brides will register each day. This translates into millions of dollars in online sales. Don't let Target and Amazon get these orders. These brides should be registering at your store. Let us help you.

Join us to learn the 7 secrets to grow your registry business.

Please pick your date:

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Thursday, January 17th at 5 pm
Keith Smith Showroom
World Trade Center / Suite 200
Dallas Market Center
Co-sponsored with Keith Smith Associates... ...
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Friday, January 18
Dallas Market Center (Suite 2420)

You're invited:

Ryan Associates and Bridge invite you to grow your registry business. In 2019, thousands of brides will register each day--they should be registering at your store. Let us help you get picked by them.

Event details:

When:
Friday, January 18th at 5 pm

What:
7 Ways to Increase Your Gift Registry Sales

Where:
Trademart Building, Suite 2420
Across from the Lamont Showroom
Dallas Market Center

Who:
Jason Solarek will show you 7 ways to increase your gift registry business.

Seminar will be ... ...
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Wednesday, January 9 - Friday, January 11
AmericasMart

You're Invited:
Bridge is hosting 2 events in January in Atlanta:

1. Beatriz Ball Event
Wednesday, January 9th
4 - 6 pm
Ivystone Showroom
Building 2 / 18th Floor / Suite #1801
AmericasMart

Learn more about the Beatriz Ball event


2. Casafina Event
Friday, January 11th
5 pm
Casafina and Costa Nova's new showroom.
Building 2 / 12th floor / #1208
AmericasMart

Learn more about the Casafina event
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Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - Thursday, November 29, 2018
Online Training



FOR RETAILERS

New Seminar:
Prepare Your Website for the Holidays

Please pick one of the 6 sessions below:

Tues., Nov. 13 at 11 am EST
Weds., Nov. 14 at 9 am EST
Weds., Nov. 14 at 1 pm EST
Thurs., Nov. 15 at 10 am EST
Weds., Nov. 28 at 1 pm EST
Thurs., Nov. 29 at 10 am EST

Holiday Bootcamp

What you'll learn:
1. How to update your website for holidays.
2. How to update your home page design and pictures to be festive and show your holiday spirit.
3. How to update your store hours to show holiday hours.
4. How ... ...
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Wednesday, January 9
Ivystone Showroom at AmericasMart

Save the Date: Wednesday, January 9th
Beatriz Ball and Bridge Are Hosting a Marketing Bootcamp

What:
Get free help from Beatriz Ball's marketing team and Bridge on growing your business. Bridge will help stores with online solutions and growing online sales.
We'll have drinks and snacks. Enjoy a glass of wine and cheese as you learn.

When:
Wednesday, January 9th
4 - 6 pm

Where:
Ivystone Showroom
Building 2 / 18th Floor / Suite 1801
AmericasMart

Who:
Jason Solarek will work with retailers on a one-on-one... ...
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Friday, January 11
Casafina Showroom in Atlanta

Join Us in Atlanta at Casafina

Casafina and Bridge invite you to grow your registry business.
In 2019, thousands of brides will register each day--they should be registering at your store. Let us help you get picked by them.

Event details:

When: Friday, January 11th at 5 pm

What: How to Increase Your Registry Sales

Where: Casafina and Costa Nova's new showroom.
Building 2 / 12th floor / #1208

Who: Jason Solarek will show you 7 ways to increase your gift registry business.

Seminar will be accompanied by... ...
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Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - Saturday, July 14, 2018
AmericasMart

We'll see you in Atlanta.

We're hosting 2 events:

1. Seminar: "Your Store vs. Amazon"
Thursday, July 12th
5 pm EST
Vagabond House Showroom
9th Floor • 940 • Building 2 West
More info:
https://marketplace.bridgecatalog.com/chalkboard.cfm?id=14294

2. Ten Year Anniversary Party for Bridge
Friday, July 13th
5 pm EST
Rosse Showroom
8th Floor • 818 • Building 2 West
More info:
https://marketplace.bridgecatalog.com/chalkboard.cfm?id=14538

More info about the AmericasMart show:
https://www.americasmart.com/markets/gift... ...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Dallas Market Center

FOR RETAILERS

You're invited to join us in Dallas! I'll be at the Keith Smith showroom giving a very cool seminar for indie stores like you. Join us to learn how to grow your business--and have a glass of wine on us while doing it.

Seminar for Retailers:
Wednesday, June 20th
5:30 pm CDT
Keith Smith Showroom
World Trade Center
#200
Dallas Market Center

I'll give you 7 ways that you can grow your online business--and we'll have drinks and snacks for you. I hope you can make it!

Please RSVP to: coach@... ...
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Friday, June 15, 2018 - Monday, June 25, 2018
FOR JULISKA REPS

You're invited to a Special Training for Juliska Reps.

WHEN
2 webinars from which to choose:

Friday, June 15th at 11 am EST
or
Monday, June 25th at 11 am EST

I'll share how to:
+ Help your stores sell more Juliska.
+ Help your stores survive against Amazon.
+ Earn more in commission.

HOW TO ATTEND
Please RSVP to Juliska corporate or Bridge
Thursday, July 12, 2018
AmericasMart





FOR RETAILERS

You're invited:

Seminar: Your Store vs Amazon
When: Thursday, July 12th at 5 pm EST
Where: Vagabond House Showroom
Building 2 / #940
AmericasMart

I'll share with you:
+ How to sell more.
+ How to survive against Amazon.
+ How to increase your Google ranking.
June 2, 2018
June 2, 2018
Dallas Market Center

FOR RETAILERS

You're invited to an Omni-channel Sales Seminar at the Keith Smith Showroom in Dallas during the June show.

When: Wednesday, June 20th at 5:30 pm EST
Where: Keith Smith Showroom, Dallas Market Center

I'll share with you:
+ How to sell more.
+ What your store must do to survive against Amazon.
+ How to increase your Google ranking.
Monday, June 18, 2018
Dallas Market Center

FOR KEITH SMITH REPS

You're invited to a Special Training for Keith Smith Reps.

When: Monday, June 18th at 4 pm EST
Where: Keith Smith Showroom, Dallas Market Center

I'll share how to:
+ Help your stores sell more.
+ Help your stores survive against Amazon.
+ Earn more in commission.

 
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 - Thursday, June 7, 2018
FOR BRANDS AND SALES REPS

New Webinar:
How to Fight Amazon

Pick Your Date and Time:
Tuesday, June 5 at 11:00 am
Wednesday, June 6 at 10:00 am
Wednesday, June 6 at 4:00 pm
Thursday, June 7 at 11:00 am
Thursday, June 7 at 5:00 pm

About the Webinar:
Do you have an Amazon strategy?
You need one: Amazon is putting indie stores out of business. The future of your stores depends on how they deal with Amazon. Help them solve this problem and you'll benefit.

I'll show you:
+ How your stores can fight back against... ...
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Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - Thursday, May 10, 2018
FOR RETAILERS

New Webinar:
Bridal Season Bootcamp

Choose your webinar time:
+ Tuesday, May 8 at 4:30 pm EST
+ Wednesday, May 9 at 11:00 am EST
+ Thursday, May 10 at 11:00 am EST
+ Thursday, May 10 at 5:30 pm EST

About:
Get yourself and your website ready for brides and bridal customers.

You'll learn to:
+ Quickly update registry orders.
+ Avoid common mistakes.
+ Spend less time at your computer.
+ Make customers and brides happier.
+ Increase repeat business.

Presenter:
Jason Solarek

Requisite:
This webinar is... ...
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Tuesday, March 27, 2018

FOR RETAILERS
Please join us for our new Bridge 101 webinar. This training is ideal for those that are new to Bridge or wish to get a refresher.

We'll cover:
+ Setting up your Bridge Store.
+ Adding products.
+ Adding brands.
+ The important features needed to get your Bridge account up and running.

Results:
+ Know how to use your Bridge.
+ Rank higher in Google.
+ Better compete against Amazon.

Please pick your date and time:
+ Tuesday, March 27 at 11 am EST
+ Wednesday, March 28th at 10 am EST
+ ... ...
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Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - Thursday, March 8, 2018
You're invited:
Gift Registry 202 Training

Are you a bridal registry expert? Have you mastered all of the short cuts and tricks to boost your store's registry sales? Join us for a our new Bridal Registry 202 webinar.

CHOOSE YOUR BRIDAL REGISTRY 202 TRAINING:

Tuesday, March 6th at 11 am EST
Wednesday, March 7th at 10 am EST
Wednesday, March 7th at 12 pm EST
Thursday, March 8th at 1 pm EST

Once you RSVP, we'll email you your access link for your webinar.

You'll learn to use advanced features.
• Manage ... ...
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Training Videos for Retailers

General 101
This video gives you a general overview of setting up your Bridge.
» Watch Webinar

Registry 101
Learn the basics of how to create and manage your registries.
» Watch webinar

Registry 202
Learn advanced tips to manage your registries.
» Watch webinar

Order Processing
Learn order processing techniques to save time and make your customers happier.
» Watch webinar

Google Training
Learn how to boost your Google ranking and have more customers find your store.
» Watch webinar
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