Taste of Tupelo
Tupelo Young Professionals
CDF Membership Cup
Wake Up! Tupelo/Lee County
The Tupelo Young Professionals have invited the not-so-young professionals to join in on the fun of networking with no strings attached. The newly named Business After Hours, held quarterly, will feature great food and conversation from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. Events will be held at hosting member business locations and are free for CDF members. Non-members are also welcome for only $10. Pre-registered guests will have a printed nametag waiting for them at the door.
Brief, informative reports are given by CDF members at this bi-monthly networking meeting. Held the fourth Wednesday of every other month in the CDF boardroom, the Business Roundtable agenda features ten CDF member businesses. Over 50 member businesses are represented at each meeting.
The “Taste of Tupelo” is a regional trade show and premier networking event for CDFmembers and non-members. It offers businesses, industries, restaurants, and caterers anopportunity to provide product demonstrations, complimentary samples, and first-handinformation about their goods and services. Guests enjoy sampling a variety of delicacieswhile visiting the booths of business exhibitors.
With over 90 exhibitors, The Taste of Tupelo draws a crowd of over 1,000 attendees and is the premier business-networking event in North Mississippi.
he mission of the Tupelo Newcomers Club is to help ease the transition for new families moving to Tupelo and Lee County, by hosting special events, offering community information, and connecting them with area citizens and other newcomers. Families locating to Tupelo/Lee County to work for the myriad industries and businesses in the area have a new outlet to meet other newcomers to the community. The Community Development Foundation has created a Tupelo Newcomers Club to help facilitate a smooth transition for employees and their families moving to the Tupelo/Lee County area to live and work. Events are planned throughout the year to welcome Lee County’s newest citizens to the area. For more information on the Community Newcomers Club, please contact Carol Ann Padgett at 662.842.4521, FAX 662.841.0693, or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
TYP is Tupelo and Lee County’s premier networking organization for young, up and coming professionals. Our mission is to attract and bring together a group of young, active, civic-minded individuals who have a clear vision of Tupelo/Lee County’s future as a great place to live and work. The purpose of TYP is to prepare the next generation of community leaders while improving the quality of life in Tupelo and Lee County. By providing social, professional, and networking opportunities for young professionals, TYP is striving to create a more vibrant and connected community.
Wake Up! Tupelo/Lee County is a fresh new take on an old favorite. The best features of First Friday will be preserved but the event will now be held quarterly. The reformatted networking event will feature a full buffet breakfast, experts, panel discussions, and Q&A sessions addressing issues that impact our communities and our businesses. Breakfast and networking begin at 7:00 a.m. with the program concluding at 8:30 a.m. Special discounts are available with the purchase of a season pass.
Online registrations may be completed using your credit card or debit card. Please be sure to complete the registration form completely and accurately.