Atlanta Tastemaker Summit

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Description

In August 2016, the Black Southern Belle will host an invite-only  Atlanta Tastemaker Summit. The event will feature artisans, entrepreneurs, top chefs, artists, brandmakers, interior designers, event planners, independent businesses, and industry-specific vendors in Georgia.

Location

AmericasMart Atlanta

Date

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Registration

For invited guests, please register and purchase tickets here.

This event is invite only, if you would like to request an invite, please email michiel@blacksouthernbelle.com

Tentative Agenda

** Subject to Change**

TOPIC TIME
Registration 8:30
Welcome Remarks 9:15
Workshop  – Holiday Decor for Lifestyle Branding 9:45
Workshop – Table Top Decor 11:00
Lunch Keynote – Growing a Southern Business to a Global Brand:  Parker Kennedy 1:00
How to Get Local Press – Breaking through the Atlanta Media World 2:00
Keeping it Personal: Building Your Brand While showcasing your personal lifestyle 3:00
Closing  Remarks/Networking Reception 4:00

Speakers

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Gail Johnson, Owner, Gail Johnson Weddings & Events

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Melanie Watts, Brand Marketing Director, Pepsico

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Kimberly Sundt, Lifestyle and Hospitality Expert, Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles Magazine

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Erika Hollinshead Ward, Interior designer, spokesperson, speaker, and editor of BluLabel Bungalow

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Jill and Steve Mckenzies, Owners, Steve Mckenzie’s

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Erika Preval

CEO & Founder, Charm Etiquette

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Tamara Eckles, Founder,  Jem of the South

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Katie Kern, Marketing and PR Director, Media Frenzy Global

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Jewel Burks, Co-founder & CEO of Partpic,

Entrepreneur in Residence for Diversity Markets at Google

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Chaundra Luckett, Public Relations Manager, Atlanta Community Food Bank &  Former Executive Producer

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Kardea Brown, Kardea’s Kuisine

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Michelle Blue, Bene Scarves

Lance Jackson and David Ecton, Parker Kennedy Living

More to be announced soon!

Premier Sponsor

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Tastemaker Sponsor

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Accelerate with Google Logo

Media Partner

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Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles

Sponsors/Partners

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Print

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