Cincy Chic: What is Symmetry?
Karen Hitchcock, Loveland Chamber of Commerce: Symmetry is an executive women’s luncheon focused on giving working women tips and ideas on how to better balance their lives. It’s also a great way to network with regional professionals from diverse backgrounds.
This year, our keynote speaker is Patty Brisben, CEO of Pure Romance and founder of the Patty Brisben Foundation. She started her business in her basement and Pure Romance is now and international, multi-million dollar business. She now spends a lot of her time managing the Patty Brisben Foundation which focuses on educating and informing women on sexual health.
The emcee for the event is Donna Buschle, former P&G executive who owns dlb Management Solutions, specializing in team development, individualized coaching, career transition and more.
Cincy Chic: Who can we find behind the scenes at the Loveland Chamber of Commerce?
Hitchcock: I serve as the Chamber’s Office Manager, CeeCee Collins is our President and you’ll also find our graphic design intern Nicola Cimino.
Cincy Chic: When was the first Symmetry held?
Hitchcock: The first Symmetry was held in 2012 where we hoped for 50 guests and had more than 110! This year, we’re expecting attendance to exceed last year’s.
Cincy Chic: When is Symmetry and how much does it cost to attend?
Hitchcock: Symmetry is a yearly event and will be held on Wednesday, July 31 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Oasis Golf Club and Conference Center in Loveland. Guest tickets to the luncheon cost $35. There are still booths available for $135 and include one luncheon ticket.
Cincy Chic: What can guests expect at the event?
Hitchcock: The event will also include a shopping expo with more than 20 local vendors showcasing products and services for guests to stop and shop at. We’re also handing out swag bags! Last year we gave away bags worth more than $300.