The Women’s Connection Luncheon and Expo on Dec. 7-8 is just around the corner. Look for two days of shopping, entertainment, networking and inspiration at the Agricenter International, 7777 Walnut Grove Road, Memphis.
Top billing for the event includes:
- Speaker: Coach Melissa McFerrin, head coach for University of Memphis women’s basketball
- Emcee: Amy Speropoulos, host for Local Memphis Live with ABC Local 24
- Entertainment: Joyce Cobb, nationally acclaimed Memphis jazz singer
McFerrin will share information about her proven principles for improving at both a personal and professional level. Her record includes:
- 164 wins in her nine seasons in the Bluff City, making her the program’s third most-winning head coach
- Three victories over top 25 foes
- Four straight postseason appearances (2010-13), the most consecutive postseasons since seven straight from 1995-2001
- 16 all conference selections
- 23 total postseason individual honors
Hours are 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Dec. 7 and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 8. The lunch pass will cost $35 in advance or $37 at the door. Event admission is $5 for one day or $7 for a two-day pass.
For more information, tickets or to inquire about becoming a vendor or sponsor, call (901) 372-9457 or email Suzanne Gibson at firstname.lastname@example.org.