The next big event for the Southern Wayne County Regional Chamber will be the annual Business to Business Expo, set for Friday, Jan. 27, at Crystal Gardens, 16703 Fort St., in Southgate, starting with an 8 a.m. breakfast with Shinola CEO Tom Lewand.
The breakfast program is available for $25 a person. The Expo will open for business following the program at 10 a.m. and run through 3 p.m. The expo closes at 3 p.m. to make preparations for the 6 p.m. Taste of Downriver Black Tie event that goes until 9 p.m., followed by dancing at the afterglow until midnight.
Booths are available for reservation. Booths have sold out the past three years, so don’t wait too long. The cost for a 10-foot-by-10-foot booth for Members is $350 (non-members $450); a 10-foot-by-20-foot booth for Members is $700 (non-members $900).
Each exhibitor gets their company description in the New-Herald Newspapers supplement, company listed in the SWCRC web site, recognition in pre and post promotions, complimentary tickets to the keynote speaker breakfast and two complimentary tickets to the black-tie party.
Sponsorships are available for the breakfast for $1,000, Luncheon sponsor is $500, Keynote speaker sponsorship is $2,500, black-tie presenting sponsorship is $5,000 and Afterglow presenting sponsorship is $2,500.
Breakfast is $25 a person and black-tie tickets are $75 each. For larger booths, sponsorships or questions, contact Rich Lindow at (734) 284-6000, Ext. 25, or firstname.lastname@example.org.