Small Business Lunch at Halls
The King Street Marketing Group and Halls Chophouse are pleased to present Bob Moran, Tournament Director of the Family Circle Cup, as our guest speaker for Small Business Lunch at Halls, Thursday, March 13th.
From March 29 to April 6 there will more than 100 ladies on Daniel Island fighting for one purse at the largest women's-only professional tennis tournament in the world. And Bob Moran runs that extraordinary show.
Join us for lunch at Halls and learn how Bob Moran manages the WTA's most successful event and discusses his management team's effort to hit the 100,000 mark in attendance this year.
For nine days every spring Charleston becomes the center of the women's professional tennis universe. The Family Circle Cup provides a major impact on Charleston with over 95,000 attendees representing 49 states, the UK and Canada, plus millions of television viewers across the country and around the globe seeing Charleston at its finest.
This year's tournament will have players from 26 countries with four Grand Slam champions, five past Family Circle Cup winners and the top women in tennis with Serena and Venus Williams, Jelena Jankovic, Samantha Stosur, Sara Errani and many more.
In addition to being the tournament director, Moran is also the General Manager of the Family Circle Tennis Center (FCTC) responsible for exploring revenue opportunities with concerts and events.
"We're busy. We've evolved from just doing the Family Circle Cup to being an event management team," he told Mt. Pleasant Magazine. "We want to grow our business and our revenue streams. Our mission is to bring value to this community, and we're always looking at opportunities to do just that."
Under Moran's leadership, there's been an impressive list of performers at FCTC including hometown Grammy winner Darius Rucker, The Black Crowes, Don Henley, Sugarland, Al Green, Daryl Hall and John Oates, the Zac Brown Band, Boyz II Men and Train.
If you're interested professional sports promotion, event marketing and interesting discussions with local VIP's over an extraordinary mid-day meal, you'll enjoy Small Business Lunch at Halls.
Each month, Small Business Lunch at Halls features a distinguished speaker from the business, civic or political arenas upstairs at Halls Chophouse with an imaginative three-course meal prepared by Executive Chef Matthew Niessner.
Tickets are $29 per person for the luncheon and parking. Doors open at 11:30 AM and lunch is served promptly at noon. Limited seating of 70 participants provides an intimate experience with each speaker.
Halls Chophouse is located at 434 King Street in downtown Charleston. Parking, validated at the event, is available at the Visitors Center Garage on Ann Street between King and Meeting Streets.
Halls Chophouse (View)
434 King Street Street
Charleston, SC 29403
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