Book Details


RFN’s Military Reunion Handbook is a complete guide to planning, organizing and running a military reunion for any branch of the armed services. The result of more than 20 years of experience, this comprehensive and easy-to-read manual covers practically every eventuality you might encounter on the road to a successful event. You’ll learn: • The first steps you can’t afford to skip • How to create a proper Request For Proposal (RFP) • How to find a good location for your reunion & how to select an optimal hotel—from site inspections to negotiations • An essential contract checklist to keep you out of trouble • Key preparation tips to ensure a positive experience • The elements all successful reunions share • What to do if something unexpected happens • Follow up procedure after the reunion is over • Much, much more! Perfect for the novice event-planner or seasoned professional, RFN’s Military Reunion Handbook is an expanded and more complete version of the author’s Reunions Step By Step, which has sold nearly 10,000 copies. This fully updated edition is chock full of helpful tips, tried-and-true strategies, and mistakes to avoid so that you can accomplish your true mission: providing a positive experience for service members.


About the Author

Paul J. Spiewak

Paul Spiewak, a WWII veteran, is the founder and president of the Reunion Friendly Network, helping thousands of veterans put on successful reunions. As the editor of the quarterly magazine, Reunion Friendly News, Spiewak has contributed numerous articles and led more than 200 reunion planning conferences. He is the author of Reunions Step By Step and Ins & Outs of Military Reunion Contracts. This has earned him the title of “Reunion Guru.” He lives in Hallandale Beach, Florida, and enjoys biking, whitewater rafting, and is an award winning underwater photographer.