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Fort Worth, TX, United States, 2009/10/13 - Modern Mavens, LLP Hosts First Monthly Networking Event. Modern Mavens owns consulting businesses: The Metroplex Marketing Edge and Targeted Positioning.
Modern Mavens, LLP, a holding firm for communications consulting companies in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, hosted its first monthly networking event, The Modern Mixer, at Black Finn in Addison on Oct. 8.
The Modern Mixer is a joint venture between Modern Mavens and other networking-based companies in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. The first event was co-sponsored with Hurock Beats from 7 pm. to 11 pm. The Modern Mixer consisted of a business card exchange, an ice breaking game and a drawing for an Apple iPod Touch. Modern Mavens also provided discounted drinks and a free appetizer buffet. More than 50 people attended the well-received event. Teshorn Jackson of Kid Dynomite Photography said, "Just let me know when your next event is, and I'll be there!"
At the conclusion of the event, the hosts drew a name to win the grand prize of the evening, an Apple iPod Touch. Deanna Richmond of Las Colinas, the winner of the Apple iTouch, said, "Winning the iPod Touch was great! The Modern Mixer was an awesome experience for young professionals to share ideas, meet and greet."
"Ashley and I are extremely pleased with the turnout for our first event. We are already making plans for the next one and anticipate an even better reception," Melyssa Prince, co-founder of Modern Mavens, commented.
About Modern Mavens
Modern Mavens (modernmavens.com), a Dallas/Fort Worth communications holding firm, was founded in 2008 by two communication professionals. The Metroplex Marketing Edge, a marketing communications consulting company, was born out of the growing number of professionals and business owners that need assistance in their struggle to understand emerging technology, non-traditional marketing techniques, and how to promote their business to increase sales. Targeted Positioning, a career consulting company, provides customized services for individuals seeking to enter the workforce or those who wish to change their professional position or career path. Together these two companies provide professional consultation with a touch of southern hospitality and modern flair. For more information about Modern Mavens, visit modernmavens.com or follow the company on Twitter @ModernMavens.