Locally Owned Tallahassee Release
Press conference for Locally Owned Tallahassee, unveiling its new mascot for the coming years, and announcing the campaign kickoff for the inaugural Shop Local Holiday Weekend in Tallahassee (Dec 7-9).
LOCATION: The Shops at Lake Ella
Joe Berg, President of Locally Owned Tallahassee and Publisher of Capital City Villager (introductions and unveiling)
Mayor John Marks (Speaking for City of Tallahassee and announcing a city proclamation declaring Dec 7-9 Shop Local Holi-day weekend.)
Commission Nick Maddox (speaking for Leon County, and announcing a county proclamation declaring Dec 7-9 Shop Local Holiday Weekend.)
Jean Bates, owner of Luy and Leo's Cupcakery and President of the Midtown Merchants Association.
Sam Varn, owner of Awards 4 U and President of the Market District Merchant's Association.
Representatives of other market districts, and other invited esteemed guests from other civic organizations, including new-ly inaugurated commissioner Mary Ann Lindley.
(All members of the dais will be available for press conference immediately following the announcement.)