Local Motive To Hold "The Ultimate Business Networking Mixer"

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Networking platform and company Local Motive will throw their first showcase, The Ultimate Business Networking Mixer, on Thursday, June 26 at green|spaces, 63 E. Main St., Chattanooga, Tn. 37408, from 6–10 p.m. Tickets are $20, and the event is open to the public.

Local Motive founder Brandon Ellis hopes to attract community organizations, creative artists and entrepreneurs.  Featured during this mixer will be Rebecca Love with R Love Photography, Stephanie Toombs with Step uP Chattanooga, In the Kut barbershop, and singer/songwriter D.L. Yancey.  This event is perfect for those looking to expand their network in the Chattanooga community, as well as a chance to see the talent that it has to offer.

Sponsors of this event include LAUNCH and the Chattanooga Wing Factory, who is catering. To purchase your ticket or for more information, visit www.LocalMotivechatt.com. Local Motive can be found on Facebook at www.facebook.com/LocalMotiveCHA, as well as on Instragram and Twitter under LocalMotiveCHA.


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