February WBN Luncheon

The February WBN luncheon will be held on Thursday, February 11th at The Old Spaghetti Factory (575 E University Parkway, University Mall, Orem) in Orem at 11:30AM.  We look forward to networking and also a presentation entitled Simple Idea to Profitable Business by Emily Cushing, founder of Give Away Today (bio below).

Invite your colleagues, register and pay for the luncheon by 12PM on Monday, February 8th, to receive the $15 discounted rate. Those who register after this date will pay the regular $18 rate. While attendees are welcomed at the door, it is strongly encouraged to RSVP so we can ensure there is adequate food! 

To register, click on the Events Registration link to the left or contact Camellia Rowland at crowland@thechamber.org or 801-851-2564.

Thanks to Petersen Medical and Utah Valley Expos for sponsoring this event!  If you or your organization would like to sponsor this or future events, your donation goes directly into the WBN Scholarship Fund and allows you a brief presentation to the WBN Luncheon attendees.   For more information about this and future sponsorship opportunities, contact Ali Dyer at ali@uvmag.com.


Want some cheap recognition for your business?  Bring a door prize of at least $5 value (in addition to any service discounts, if applicable), and we’ll mention your donation at the giveaway!

Emily Cushing
Emily Cushing, the third of five children, was raised in South Jordan, Utah. She graduated from Brigham Young University with a bachelor’s degree in Education. After teaching both elementary and middle school, Cushing returned to BYU where she received a master’s degree in Teaching and Learning. She has had articles published in the Ensign and compiled and edited the book One Heart, Many Voices.

Cushing started the website Give Away Today in December of 2008. In its first year, Give Away Today had articles written about it in Utah Valley Magazine, BYU’s Daily Universe, and is currently on the cover of the Utah Valley Business Q, where it is named as one of the best local blogs. Give Away Today was the winner of the Utah Baby Guide’s 2009 Blog Contest and was named as the Best Marketing Blog for 2009 at the Blogger’s Choice Awards. Emily has made guest appearances on Good Things Utah, Studio 5, and KJZZ’s Morning Show.

Cushing enjoys traveling and has lived in many places including Tonga, Myrtle Beach, and Germany. She enjoys running, reading, and writing. Above all, Cushing loves spending time with her husband and their four children. To contact her directly, email giveawaytoday@hotmail.com.


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