Join Us Wednesday, July 16th at K'PreSha Boutique to Celebrate the Launch of MadeIn
MadeIn will host the launch party for it's online retail store at KPreSha Boutique (323 S. Main St.) on July 16th from 7PM to 9PM in partnership with Memphis Urban League Young Professionals. Guests will enjoy music, food, and a raffle featuring some of the locally made products available on MadeIn’s website. The MadeIn launch party welcomes the Memphis public to celebrate the vast range of local products made within our city and network with entrepreneurs and business professionals.
The party will feature a variety of Memphis’ finest food and drinks.
Sherkenna Bugg (Chef Kenna) and Desmond Robinson of D. Arthurs Catering will cater the event. To satisfy sweet cravings, the launch party will highlight Philip Ashley Chocolates and samples from Guilt Free Pastries. Mighty Olive will be on hand for olive oli tastings and Ghost River Brewery bring locally brewed beer.
DJ WyzLyfe will provide music for the event.
Founder and CEO Jennifer Sadler has been working with Start Co throughout the summer to accelerate the successful launch of MadeIn. The organization's Summer of Acceleration program works with early-stage startups to build scalable businesses for seed-round investments. Sadler founded MadeIn to connect customers in need of unique, hasslefree gifts with local businesses who sell extroaordinary products. The online platform will increase national recognition of the city of Memphis and the sales of many local merchants.
On the website, a visitor can search by location and category for products in their region, or choose to have a custom curated box featuring local music, art and products.
www.MadeInMyCommunity.com will launch the day of the event.
To place your products on the site for the launch or for media inquiries, email Jennifer Sadler at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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