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Odyssey Media brings the “In the Black” Networking Tour for Women to Los Angeles on November 12th

*Odyssey Media’s fall 2015 Tour “In the Black”, a fifteen-city tour of transformational networking events for women, featuring a team of experts and special guests (including Essence Magazine’s Editor-At-Large Mikki Taylor).

The “In The Black” Tour will kick off on September 22nd in Cleveland, OH and continue through November 12th, with their final stop in Los Angeles, CA.

The “In The Black” Tour is focused on connecting women business owners, entrepreneurs, and professional women in transition with tools and discussions they truly value. Each tour stop will include presentations by noted experts in the business and lifestyle industries.

Odyssey is reaching out to support women with the “In the Black” Tour, by providing powerful talks, business networking, and professional tools provided by sponsors Coca Cola, Life Reimagined, and Marriott International.

Coca-Cola has provided a business assessment and skill building tool called the “Supplier Training & Empowerment Program” [STEP] as part of their “5 by 20” initiative, and Life Reimagined has provided their “LifeMap” tool, designed to help women business owners pivot through life’s transitions, and map out a meaningful path to their goals.

Odyssey Media founder Linda Spradley Dunn and Executive Vice President Cheryl Walker-Robertson will welcome attendees to the event. Business coach Becky Davis will host a segment on finance for small businesses, and editor and fashion/beauty expert Mikki Taylor will host a segment about personal style and ‘the little black dress’.

October 29th 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM  The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte 201 East Trade Street, Charlotte, NC

“In the Black” Tour will also visit the following cities:

September 30th New York, NY The Ritz;Carlton, Battery Park
October 1st Boston, MA The Colonnade Hotel
October 20th Philadelphia, PA The Ritz;Carlton, Philadelphia
October 21st Mitchellville, MD The Country Club at Woodmore
October 22nd Washington, DC South African Embassy
October 28th Atlanta, GA The Commerce Club
October 29th Charlotte, NC The Ritz;Carlton, Charlotte
November 10th Houston, TX Houston Marriott West Loop by the Galleria
November 12th Los Angeles, CA NBC Universal Studio Lot
November 17th New Orleans, LA The Ritz;Carlton, New Orleans
November 18th Miami, FL Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay


The “In the Black” Tour sponsors are:  Coca;Cola, Marriott International and Life Reimagined.

To purchase tickets and register for the “In the Black” Tour, please visit: http://www.odysseymc.com/cpages/in;the;black.





Michelle Huff Elliott
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