Forté Labs

Do you have the event business of your dreams?

Is every event you produce profitable?

Are you satisfied with your work/life balance?

Are you confident in your company’s pricing and income structure?

Are you working with your perfect clients?

Do you have an amazing team of employees, contractors and vendors working with you?

...if you said "NO" to any of the questions above, you need Forté Labs!


Forté Labs is a 2-½ day intensive workshop with the Forté Events team and our vendor partners in Colorado Springs, CO. We have developed an amazing "hands on" curriculum that will help you build a business that will create the life you want. We will help you solve issues, create a solid 90-day plan to implement changes and provide continued support. There are three separate labs depending on your needs: Forté Labs, Forté Wedding Labs and Forté Startup Labs. Learn more about the individual topics for each below. All labs take place in Colorado Springs, Colorado and are $2000/person. Space is limited to just a few participants for each session.  


Upcoming labs are available in the fall and winter of 2017:


        When would you like to attend? 









Forté Labs


Are you a business owner in the event industry (a planner or a vendor)? 

Do you need help with the following? 

  • pricing 
  • profitability
  • staffing
  • strategic planning
  • work/life balance
  • proposals that get you work
  • how to say no
  • contract negotiations
  • prospecting
  • closing the deal
  • stratefic partners
  • goal setting








Forté Wedding Labs

wedding labs

Are you a business owners in the wedding industry (a planner or a vendor)? 

Do you need help with the following? 

  • pricing for profit
  • finding the perfect brides
  • insurance
  • risk management
  • staffing
  • strategic planning
  • vendor relationships
  • financial forecasting
  • overhead & expenses
  • commissions
  • marketing
  • personal life boundaries










Forté Startup Labs


Do you want to start a business in the events or wedding industry?

And you need help with the following?

  • how to start a business
  • the nuts & bolts of owning an event business 
  • copyrighting your business 
  • creating a brand
  • creating systems
  • policies & procedures
  • pricing structure
  • insurance
  • risk management
  • contractors and employees
  • income diversity
  • strategic planning 


When would you like to attend? 


Here's what past attendees have said:

"I feel more energized and inspired than I have in a few years. Forté Labs really helped me develop plans independently, and come back with a renwed sense of confidence." -Callandra Caufield, Cherry Tree Occasions

"After attending Forté Labs my life and business have changed forever!" -Teresa Sandros, Bliss Events 

"The labs with Forté Events was hands down the best 3 days I've spent on my business yet." -Brandi Reiland, Owner, Soiree Weddings & Events

"Thank you so much for hosting Forté Lab.  I loved every minute of it and it has already changed my life!  I appreciated the candid conversation and your willingness to share the secrets to your success.  I know consider you all a member of my extended team and will share my future successes and learning." -Lisa Turner, Turner Events and Marketing 

"Informative, educational, fun, and definitely inspiring are the words that I use to describe my experience at the Forté Labs. It was an experience that I will never forgot. As a person who has decided to take a leap into entrepreneurialship but was unsure of what key ingredients were needed to run a successful event planning company, Tami and the Forté team provided me with this information and more. I am very grateful to the Forté team and my fellow attendees for their outpouring support, guidance and encouragement that was provided to me to ensure the future success of my company!" - Shannon N. Sanches, CEO, Celebrations By Shannon LLC 

"Forté Labs really helped me to re-establish my focus, my goals, my priorities to help manage my busy schedule and produce a much more profitable and happy business." -Danielle Snelson, Owner, Sona Productions 






Contact us for more information.


"I was able to immediately start down a new path to increase my profitability and becoming a healthier, happier business owner."

 -Teresa Sandros, Bliss Events