updated: 3/11/2009 1:04:38 PM
The Tri-State Business EXPO takes place Thursday in Evansville. The fourth annual event features the Small Business Awards ceremony, which will honor finalists from several categories. More than 120 businesses will also showcase their products and services during the EXPO.
Source: Inside INdiana Business
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (March 9, 2009) – The fourth annual RC Cola/Chamber Tri-State Business EXPO will take place this Thursday, March 12, 2009 at The Centre in Downtown Evansville. The event will feature a Small Business Awards Brunch and the EXPO Exhibit Hall with 120 exhibitors and 1,000 attendees!
The Chamber’s Small Business Awards Brunch, sponsored by Welborn Health Plans, will take place in The Centre’s Ballroom at 10:00 a.m. Tickets are $25 per person or $$200 per table of eight.
The Chamber’s Small Business Awards Brunch will celebrate small businesses and the contributions they make to our communities and economy. There were over 75 nominations this year and a committee of independent judges narrowed the field to five nominees per category. The finalists from each category will be recognized at The Small Business Awards ceremony and a recipient will be named.
The EXPO Exhibit Hall will then be open from 11:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and will feature 120 exhibitors showcasing their products, services and capabilities to an audience of over 1,000 business owners and decision makers.
ADMISSION IS FREE WITH A BUSINESS CARD!
This will be an exciting time to learn about the newest, most up-to-date services and equipment available right here in the Tri-State.
From 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., network with existing clients and establish important new business relationships, all while enjoying a drink and relaxing in the ICA Hospitality Area of the AT&T Exhibit Hall during the EXPO party, sponsored by Humana.
There will be many giveaways during the EXPO Party, including:
-Tracy Zeller – A $500 shopping spree! ($500 value)
-The Players Club – (8) packages - One foursome, including cart rental ($150 value per package)
-Rolling Hills – One six month social membership and one foursome, including cart fee ($800 value)
-Tri-State Aero – Aerial Tour and golf umbrella ($100 value)
-Tri-State Aero - Introductory flight lessons and golf umbrella ($100 value)
-Custom Fit Personal Training - Three month platinum training ($1100)
-Casino Aztar– (3) packages - One night stay at LeMerigot and breakfast for two at Blush ($225 value per package)
-Holiday World – 4 all day passes ($150.00 value)
-Cheeseburger in Paradise – Sunset Celebration – ($100 value)
-Evansville Otters – (3) packages - Family Fun Packs for four ($50 per package)
-Evansville Otters - Corona Light Party Deck ($200 value)
-T-Mobile – Blue Ant Bluetooth Headset ($99.99 value)
-T-Mobile – Nokia 2610 Prepaid Kit total ($39.99 value)
-Shannon Aleksandr’s Salon – Gift Basket ($75 value)
-Sign Crafters – iPod Nano ($150 value)
-New Harmony Inn – Overnight Stay in Deluxe Room ($120 value)
For more information, please contact Andrea Deig-Sandefur at 812.425.8147 or visit The Chamber’s web site at www.ccswin.com.
The 2009 RC Cola/Chamber Tri-State Business EXPO is sponsored by RC Cola; Welborn Health Plans; Humana; AlphaGraphics; Evansville Courier & Press; ICA; Lamar Outdoor Advertising; WNIN; Phoenix Digital Imaging; Deaconess; Topco; ATOMA Publishing; and SouthCentral Radio Group.
Source: Tri-State Business Expo