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2013 INBA Community & Business Expo

Bringing the community together to learn more about LGBTA businesses and organizations in the Spokane region from 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Events include exhibitor gallery, keynote lunch, educational seminars from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., networking activities, marriage equality info. Keynote luncheon theme is “Live Your Personal Brand Out Loud: personal messaging + reputation management + professional rock star” featuring, Lucinda Kay of Let It Shine will be held from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

With Washington state approving marriage equality, many domestic partners and couples have questions about what their next steps are and are seeking officiants, venues, caterers and wedding planners. This year, we’ll be offering special seminars focused on these topics, as well as exhibitors who provide these services. There’s even a wedding-themed photobooth provided by STCU. Everyone is welcome to attend.

College students receive one free seminar with valid student ID (must present ID at Expo registration table). Anyone may attend a FREE seminar, “The LGBTA Community’s Next Challenge” from 2:30-3:15 p.m. Full seminar list and times: www.inbaspokane.org/expo-seminar-schedule.