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ELEVATE B. E. S. T Event


We’re excited to have you join us for the ELEVATE B. E. S. T Event (Black Entrepreneur’s Success Training), taking place on Saturday, November 19th in Tacoma, WA. We are expecting a FULL HOUSE and a Day of Empowerment, Inspiration and Elevation.

The email contains all of the important details you need to know in order to MAXIMIZE your experience and ensure a smooth event.

  1. Location: Nate Jackson’s Superfunny Comedy Club in Tacoma, WA. Address: 8402 S. Hosmer, Tacoma WA 98444, in the Annex Building adjacent to the Holiday Inn
  2. Please arrive for check-in at 8:30am. Event Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm. Continental Breakfast available at 8:30am as well as sign-ups for the Speed-Matching Segment. See below.
  3. If you are a VIP or one of our Early Bird registrants, you can pick up your DoorDash $50 gift card and your two VIP Bonus Gifts at the Check-in Table
  4. In addition to Continental Breakfast, Lunch will also be provided. The Superfunny Comedy Club has a full bar, which includes bottled water, soft drinks, and lemonade. Beverages are self-pay at the event.
  5. Parking is being provided for FREE. Be sure you park in the designated Comedy Club portion of the parking lot, closest to West Part of the parking lot.
  6. Attire: Business Professional and Business Chic
  7. Please bring your CALENDAR so that you can schedule your future meeting appointments from your Speed-Matching sessions. See below.
  8. If you know Black business owners that are not yet registered for this epic event, then please feel free to share the Registration Details and Link.
  9. As part of the Event programming, there will be a Speed-Matching segment. We have curated a selective line-up of Black service providers whose expertise is capacity-building services to support your business growth. These include social media, legal, videography, photography, virtual assistants, bookkeeping, accounting, graphic design, and MORE!
    Each service-provider will have a Speed-Matching schedule at their table. Arrive at 8:30am and get first dibs on a Speed-Matching slot. You will have 5-6 minutes per speed-matching conversation for up to 5 service providers. In the Speed-Matching conversation, you want to mutually determine if you a potential business fit, and then proceed to setting a future date and time for a more comprehensive meeting that should take place within 2 weeks of the Event.
  10. If you’d like to buy tickets to any of the Comedy Club’s four shows that weekend, featuring Headliner Kym Whitely, then here’s the link:
    Showtimes: Friday Nov 18, 7:00pm and 9:45pm
    Showtimes: Saturday Nov 19, 7:00pm and 9:45pm


    Ignited and Excited,

    Debrena and Devin

    Debrena Jackson Gandy and Devin Stubblefield
    Questions: [email protected]
    Office (landline): 206-878-8163