For Immediate Release
January 8, 2013
Taste of Brownstown and Keynote Speaker, Doug Rothwell
Brownstown, Michigan – The Brownstown Downtown Development Authority is kicking off the New Year by hosting the 2013 Business Expo and Taste of Brownstown on Thursday, January 10th from 3pm to 8pm at the Brownstown Community Center, 21311 Telegraph Road. The 2013 Business Expo is open to the public and there is no charge to attend.
Keynote speaker for the Expo is Doug Rothwell, the chairman of the MEDC Executive Committee and CEO, Business Leaders of Michigan. Mr. Rothwell will be speaking about laying the foundation for building a new Michigan. The speech will begin at 3:30pm.
Another highlight of the Expo is the Taste of Brownstown. Area restaurants and caterers will provide delectable menu samplings. A few of those scheduled to be at the Expo are Sammy Cuccina, Olympic Coney Island, Bearclaw Coffee, Big Bear Lodge and Frank n Dean’s Catering.
“Our last expo was a huge success,” said DDA Chair Teri Rybski. “We learned there was a strong desire among our business community to hold these events.”
Rybski said that the event also helps reinforce the DDA’s “shop local” philosophy with the residents.
There will be over 40 exhibitors showcasing their wares along with Brownstown Police and Fire Departments distributing useful information.