Friday, July 31, 2009

TEDxAsheville Needs YOU!

TEDxAsheville, a locally organized small-scale TED-licensed event, is coming August 30!

Put on by a grassroots cast of characters from HATCHFest, BlogAsheville and Social Media Club Asheville, it's a WNC-focused nonprofit undertaking that NEEDS YOUR HELP.

Help us out and you're guaranteed a seat at the hottest nerdiest show in town -- and as it's a free show with a fabulous lineup including bell hooks, SEATS. WILL. GO. FAST!

Here's what we need. Who wants to be part of the team?
  • graphic designers
  • livebloggers
  • bloggers
  • Twitterers
  • poster putter-uppers (downtown, N Avl, W Avl)
  • setup and takedown help
  • event planners
  • sponsors
  • anyone who wants to help
Anyone with time to commit and a headful of good ideas is welcome and invited to join us. We are Asheville people creating a fun, cool event with the chance to put Asheville speakers and performers on a global stage -- come join us!

For more info, send email to TEDxAVL @ gmail dot you-know-what. The next organizers' meeting is Monday, August 3 at 6 p.m. Send email for more details.

Come on out and be part of the fun!

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This event is not being organized by the TED conferences — this is an independently organized TED event.

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2 comments:

Jerry Nelson said...

Need a photographer for the event? I'll be glad to volunteer.

Jerry Nelson
jandrewnelson@yahoo.com

You can check out some of my work at my online gallery, www.journeyamerica.org

Jennifer Saylor said...

Hey Jerry, I think we've got enough photogs, but if that changes, I'll let you know!