his conference will literally PUSH you out of your comfort zone. Especially if you are struggling with areas
Classes Run November 5-7th!
of your business such as posing, styling, senior models, marketing, video, contracts, releases, finances and the list goes on and on. Or maybe you are just starting out and want to save yourself some of the aggravation of common mistakes. Running a business is stressful. But if you have a solid foundation it can make things more streamlined. Senior Style Guide's exclusive three day event will be the #ultimatesenioreducation of 2021. Our line up was hand picked to give your senior business a wholistic, well rounded PUSH in the right direction. From senior models, posing, marketing, lighting, editorial, pricing, contracts, video and more, you will be armed with everything you need from our industry leading speakers.
Our base hotel is Lone Star Court, Austin's top boutique hotel in The Domain. This hotel has so much to offer our attendees. Lone Star's amenities ensure the ultimate experience with our speakers from classroom style education, shooting to after hour pods. We designed this conference to be smaller in scale so you can ask the questions you want and get the assistance you need. You will leave ready to tackle your business and get on track before the busy senior season hits! And armed with the tools to be one step ahead of your competition.
This year we are offering the option to add on classes for PUSH 2021. This is a great way to extend your learning while at PUSH! These classes are only for attendees of the conference.
Coffee chats are a 1-hour Q&A mentorship where you can pick my brain about anything and everything! Questions about shooting, editing, workflow, model teams, studio packaging, client communication and social media are all welcome. Attendees who book more than 3 months in advance will receive a complimentary review of their social media or portfolio as a bonus!
Max Attendance: 10
In this intensive with Tara Rochelle, we’ll dive into how to setup and structure a successful model team. Tara will cover all things including how to make the first leap into starting a model team, how to find the right models for your business, how having a model team can work for you from a marketing perspective, the keys to successfully communication with your team (and their parents) so no detail in unknown, and how having a model team can help with creative content and fulling up your calendar months in advance. Space is limited!! This 3 Hour Experience is offered exclusively at Push 2021
Max Attendance: TBA
We are going to start to create a powerful brand film for your business. I will give you the tools you need to begin creating this and will take behind the scenes clips of you that you may use in your brand film. Attendees will need to have their logo available preferably in a psd or png format for the film. Anyone who takes this class can feel free to ask questions about filming/editing throughout the remainder of PUSH as they create clips become more comfortable with video or editing Premiere Pro. I will be available for questions or help.
Max Attendance: 6
What you will learn:
Styling groups large to small
How I use Pinterest, the snipping tool and blog stomp to express expectations
Where I shop and how to charge your clients and keep the clothes
Building your closet
Color blocking and how to accessorize
Why dress rehearsals are a must and how I keep it all organized
Live demonstration with Models.
Max Attendance: 12
Watch me style several models for a group shoot and for an individual editorial shoot. Be up front and center, and watch me interact with my models, take polaroids of models in outfits, and watch me select clothing pieces to create a styled shoot. I will fill you in on styling secrets and share my shopping tips!
Max Attendance: 6
PUSH is designed to strengthen and build your business from the ground up. It is a wholistic approach to your business. During your three days of instruction you will be able to learn proper technique with a hands on approach and work closely in small groups with our speakers during our two evening portfolio building shoots.
Daytime classroom instruction will take your creativity, confidence and business to the next level.
Do not go another season wondering how to market, pose, manage a senior model program, how you are going to learn video or style a session. Better yet, learn how to run a profitable business YEAR ROUND!
PUSH was created with the vision of a small, boutique conference that allowed frequent interaction with the speakers. Learning does not just happen in the classroom at PUSH! I wanted to create an environment that would not only teach you about your business, but one that would PUSH you out of your comfort zone. Better yet, I want you to go home and PUSH your business to the next level!
-12 Industry Leaders
-Evening Portfolio Shoots, After Hours Shooting Pods and After Hours Business Pods
-Giveaways and Swag Bags from our sponsors
-3 days of intimate classroom instruction
-Small attendee to speaker ratio
-Special hotel pricing for attendees
-Payment Plans Available
There are no refunds for this conference. All shoots will be weather permitting.
There will be a 40 mile protective radius from zip code 46135-you cannot live, shoot or market to clients within or have a business within this radius.
*If you own or work for another senior blog, senior/teen focused social media site or magazine, you will not be able to attend.
*Not responsible for weather, acts of God, flight delays, etc. please note that things are subject to change.
USH will take place November 5, 6 & 7, 2021 in Austin, Texas. Our base hotel is Lone Star Court, Austin's top boutique hotel in The Domain. It is conveniently located 27 miles from the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.
Do you have questions about PUSH 2021? Send me an email. I am happy to answer any questions you might have about this conference.