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      Holiday Taste of Urban Atlanta in Atlanta

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      December 5, 2019

      Thursday   6:00 PM

      260 18th St NW , Suite #10110
      Atlanta, Georgia

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      Holiday Taste of Urban Atlanta

      Welcome to Urban Atlanta Atlanta's Fastest Growing Networking Event For Black Professionals & Business Owners! **No matter your ethnicity, if you support black owned businesses, we invite you to attend this event. Please share!** Close to 200 attendees came out to taste the free food from 11 caterers & 10 bakers. The food was absolutely amazing! Thank you to everyone for making our 2 Year Anniversary Event a huge success! Haven't been to this event before, check out our event video:  August 2019 was our 2nd year anniversary event. Check out the pictures:  We are doing it again!!! Thurday December 5th, 6p-10p. ATTENTION ALL FOODIES - FREE FOOD!!!!!!! Are you ready for food from a variety of vendors? Local black caterers, bakers, and chefs will be providing a free tasting of some of their greatest creations.  LOOKING FOR SERVICES? Want to do business with black business owners but can't seem to find them? Find them here! Service based companies will be exhibiting and spotlighting their offerings. LOOKING FOR PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS? Come find out about some of Atlanta's great organizations for black professionals. Whether you are looking to network with others in your same profession or looking for career advancement, they will be here for you.   OTHER EVENT FEATURES: Professional Networking Exhibitor showcase Raffles and more... Want to 'Spotlight' your business? The following exhibitors accepted: Only service based exhibitors. Example: attorney, financial planner, doctor, real estate agent, etc. (no product based companies) Authors Companies with business opportunities Floor Banner Display - $75 Display your company's floor banner (no exhibitor table with this option) 2 attendee tickets 3rd Room Exhibitor - $100 4' table with cloth 2 attendee tickets This option is non-exclusive with no more than 2 companies in same industry. Example - we could have Allstate and Statefarm as exhibitors but we would not have 2 different Allstate agencies. 2nd Room Exhibitor - $175 6' table with cloth 2 attendee tickets This option is exclusive. Main Room Exhibitor - $250 6' table with cloth 2 attendee tickets This option is exclusive. Sponsor - $650 Acknowledged at the event Full registration list of all attendees 6' table with cloth 10 attendee tickets Exclusive service For more information and table purchases, contact Corey - or 678.637.9406  Urban Atlanta is a social mixer where supporters of black owned business can come and physically meet entrepreneurs in their community. As they build rapport, owners can now introduce their products and services. Based on the initial interaction with each other, this increases the chances of them doing business with each other in the future. Our goal is to continue inspiring consumers to consistently support black-owned businesses. Why is Urban Atlanta so important... The Problem: According to a 2015 Nielsen report, the percentage of African-Americans earning more than $50,000 a year increased from 30 to 36 percent from 2005 to 2013, and those earning more than $75,000 increased from 15 to 20 percent. That growth has translated to $1.2 trillion in annual buying power for Blacks. But the same study shows the average Black dollar lasts only hours within our community, and that lack of reinvestment—i.e., not supporting Black-owned banks and businesses—has bolstered the wealth gap between us and other ethnicities. Staying “community poor” is a choice. The Solution: We can change our collective financial standing by following the successful models of other racial groups and directing spending into our own pockets via investing in African-American-owned companies, venture capital and private equity firms and high-growth entrepreneurship opportunities.  Read more at EBONY 

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