Press Release – East Lansing Taste of the Chamber

31 07 2008

Got this press release from the Lansing Regional Chamber.  I love “Taste of” events, but this one is way too expensive for me. 

Annual Taste of the Chamber Event to Showcase East Lansing’s Culinary Expertise
East Lansing Restaurants, Caterers, & Beverage Distributors to Highlight Networking Event

Area residents are invited to come et a Taste of the Chamber at the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce’s (LRCC) third annual Taste of the Chamber event held in East Lansing on July 31.  This fun-filled outdoor networking event features samples of the many culinary delights from East Lansing restaurants and caterers, as well as cold beer, wine, and soft drinks.  More than 400 Chamber members and guests are expected to attend.

Taste of the Chamber…East Lansing will be held from 5:30 PM until 8:30 PM on Thursday, July 31 in Downtown East Lansing, 230 Albert St., East Lansing.

“The Chamber’s summer networking event has always been the highlight of the summer for our members,” said Tim Daman, Vice President, Operations & Strategic Initiatives “The Taste of the Chamber event has really become a major event for the entire region to enjoy.  The fact that East Lansing has so many outstanding restaurants participating really makes this year’s even a must-attend affair.”

The list of participating businesses in this year’s Taste of the Chamber…..East Lansing event include:

Beggar’s Banquet                       Buffalo Wild Wings              Classic Wings
Grand Traverse Pie Company     Marriot East Lansing           Dan Henry Distributing
Chipotle Mexican Grill               Hungry Howie’s Pizza         Gumbo & Jazz
Spatran Signature Catering        Cose                                   Potbelly Sandwich Works
Starbucks                                  The Firm Food & Spririts     Panera Bread

Sponsors include Willingham & Cote, P.C., General Motors, The Plant Professionals, Liquid Web, City of East Lansing, Student Book Store, Franklin Bank, and Warmels & Comstock, PLLC, CB Richard Ellis Martin, LAFCU, Smart Office Systems, Event Depot, Verizon Wireless, The Gillespie Group, American Rentals, Worksighted, and Blohm Creative Partners.

Tickets may be purchased at the even.  Cost of the event is $20 for LRCC members, $30 for prospective members.




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