Code of Ethics

To maintain an organization of professionals recognized for pursuing the highest standards of excellence and professionalism, all members subscribe to the EPA Code of Ethics:

 

  • EPA members shall continually strive to raise the level of professionalism and excellence in the events industry through ethical, reliable and competent conduct.
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  • Members shall provide compassionate, professional service of the highest level at all times.
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  • Members shall utilize continuing education programs and networking opportunities to enhance their knowledge base and raise their level of professionalism.
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  • Members shall adhere to all safety standards set for the industry.
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  • Members shall utilize proper legal contracts to protect themselves and their clients.
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  • Members shall maintain appropriate insurance coverage for all business activities.
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  • Members shall treat other event professionals with the utmost respect.
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  • Members shall encourage newcomers to the industry through local mentoring and intern programs.
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  • Members shall provide their time and talent to benefit their community through the local Chapter’s philanthropic efforts or other opportunities.
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  • Members shall act in accordance with the EPA Code of Ethics, Bylaws and Policies.