A night of motivational speeches by leading local and national speakers, a Memphis music showcase, an organizational fair and mixer and not to mention all of this benefits mentoring programs in Memphis!
This event is your kickoff to the new year, empowering young professionals in the Mid-South to get connected and live out their dreams while investing in the next generation. Created by Connect Memphis, The Professional Connection will be catered by top local chefs, with a speech by Shelby County Mayor Mark Luttrell and notable local speakers, a keynote by Trent Shleton, a toast by Cynthia Daniels (President of Memphis Urban League Young Professionals) and hosted by Gina Myers of Young Women Philanthropists, this event is your first push for the new year and your commitment to giving back in Memphis. Join us January 25, 2014 for The Professional Connection!
Trent Shelton - Former NFL player turned motivational speaker with currently over half a million Facebook followers.
Tim C Nicholson - Founder of Bigfish Creative and I Like My Team
Carrie Brown-Smith - Journalism Professor at the University of Memphis and one of top twitter personalities in the city.
This event serves as a fundraiser for local non-profit mentoring programs in Memphis. Please join us to get empowered, get connected, and contribute to the next generation!
Your ticket gets you into the kickoff AND the mixer!
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Connect Memphis is a community-based firm that hosts professional development events to connect people to people with the strategic focus of acquiring and retaining young talent in Memphis.