In a joint FaceBook Live announcement on Friday, January 24, Merry Green of MGPG Events and Chelsea Whittington of C WHITT PR shared that the boutique communications firm based in Gary, Indiana has been selected to deliver promotional services for the 2020 Black Women’s Expo.
Now in its 26th year, the BWE is the longest running and largest expo in the country that targets African-American women.
“This is an opportunity of a lifetime,” said Whittington, a 25+ year communications professional, who launched C WHITT PR full-time in March 2019. “An opportunity like this takes my company brand to the next level while promoting an event I have loved for years.”
“I have watched Chelsea and C WHITT for a while now and was impressed with her talent and energy,” said Green. “I’m confident that we have made the right choice.”
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Black Women’s Expo
The Black Women’s Expo takes place April 3-5, 2020 at the McCormick Place in Chicago. It features hundreds of vendors from all over the country, live entertainment, panel discussion and product demonstrations. This year, a women’s leadership conference will be added to the line-up of events.
The BWe offers culturally unique opportunities for brand building. Companies can create lasting connections and drive sales by gaining access to over 17,000 attendees daily on the BWe Exhibit Floor in the #SHEMATTERS Marketplace.
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Exhibits in BWe themed pavilions include:
Discover new reads and meet with local African American book lovers over readings and signings.
Share new recipes as well as provide sample delicious food with local African American chefs, caterers, and restaurants.
The Men’s Den
An exclusive space where male guests will enjoy being pampered and groomed, along with the best in men’s fashions, hair, and skincare products.
An adult beverage sampling and entertainment pavilion.
Luxury Spa Experience to Primp and Pamper BWe attendees all weekend long.
Showcase your exciting activities, products and services to thousands of children accompanying their parents during the BWe weekend. This space will include arts & crafts, face painting, competitions and much more.