Code of Ethics

All members must subscribe to the following:

  • Remember the Golden Rule and treat others as you would like to be treated both personally and professionally.
  • Use honesty, respect, and integrity as your guide in building your business.
  • Exhibit professional and ethical behavior at all times.
  • Communicate completely with your clients regarding prices, service or product descriptions, and contractual obligations.
  • Settle all disputes professionally and promptly.
  • Always return phones calls, emails, etc., to current as well as potential clients.
  • Honor all agreements made with clients, suppliers, and service providers.
  • Treat other wedding professionals and OAWP Members with respect.
  • Assist in the advancement of the wedding industry by helping to educate the public and potential wedding professionals.
  • Attend all Association Events including:
    • Any Called Meetings
    • Any Training Sessions
    • Any Sponsored Bridal Shows and Exhibits
    • Any Webinars and Conference Calls
  • Promote the Association's Logo on Marketing Materials and promote it's Members
  • Observe all laws and obtain any license(s) required by law to operate your business.
  • Your business is only as good as your reputation. Build them both wisely.