SOURCE: Inland Empire's Largest Mixer

October 18, 2007 19:27 ET

Inland Empire's Largest Mixer to Unite Local Businesses, City Chambers and Business Groups for Ultimate Networking Event

Inaugural Event in the Inland Empire Combines Business Expo With Social Mixer for Networking Success, October 24

ONTARIO, CA--(Marketwire - October 18, 2007) - Business networking shifts into high gear with the debut of Inland Empire's Largest Mixer bringing together local businesses representing hundreds of industries and companies in the Inland Empire.

"Our members have responded that networking is key to their success. The Corona Chamber is pleased to participate and work with the Largest Mixer and encourage all businesses to support this event," said Bobby Spiegel, President & CEO, Corona Chamber of Commerce. "One of the Corona Chamber's five core values is 'providing networking opportunities and business referrals to our members.' The Largest Mixer will assist the Corona Chamber in this goal."

The event -- part social mixer, part business expo -- is the fourth and newest installment in the "Largest Mixer" family of events that has already produced successful mixers in Los Angeles, Orange County and Las Vegas.

"I had a booth at the recent L.A.'s Largest Mixer and it was an incredible business opportunity," remarked Mark Smiley, President/CEO of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce. "The event was well managed and the leadership of the organization is excellent. I recommend the Largest Mixer to anyone thinking of sponsoring, exhibiting, or attending."

Scheduled for Wednesday, October 24, 2007 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., the event will ascend on the Ballroom of the Ontario Convention Center located at 2000 E. Convention Center Way, Ontario, CA 91764. Admission is $15 per person which includes complimentary hors d'oeuvres and the opportunity to network with local "influentials" that comprise the uber savvy of the Inland Empire's business elite.

This inaugural event will feature over 150 exhibitors and an impressive list of local sponsors who share a common goal of business outreach and networking.

Inland Empire's Largest Mixer is hosted by the following organizations: American Business Woman's Association, California Inland Counties American Marketing Association, CHARO-SBA Women's Business Center, Colton Chamber, Corona Chamber, For You Network, an affiliate of the National Association of Female Executives, Hesperia Chamber, Inland Empire Young Professionals Network, La Verne Chamber, National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals-Inland Empire, Inland Empire Small Business Development Center, National Association of Women Business Owners-Inland Empire, Ontario Chamber, Ontario Convention and Visitors Bureau, Rialto Chamber, Riverside Hispanic Chamber, San Bernardino Area Chamber, San Dimas Chamber and Yucaipa Chamber of Commerce.

Co-sponsors include: Conexion, Goliath Advertising, Inc., Inland Empire Business Journal, Inland Empire Weekly, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, KOLA 99.9, KTIE 590, KZSW-TV, La Opinion, Meetings and Mixers, My 5 Minute Networking, Ontario Convention Center, Owl Enterprises, ReEvolve Designs, Stinger Advertising, Inc., and X-press Printing and Graphics, Inc. Inland Empire's Largest Mixer is produced by The Dave Linden Group, Inc.

Making its debut in 2007, Inland Empire's Largest Mixer is the first of an annual event that brings together tens of local business organizations and Inland Empire Chambers of Commerce for an evening of professional networking and business outreach. Following on the heels of its three predecessors in Los Angeles, Orange County and Las Vegas, the Inland Empire's Largest Mixer was duplicated in format and function to create an event that will benefit the Inland Empire business community.

For more information on the event, including a complete list of exhibitors and sponsors, please visit www.iemixer.com or call 909-560-2800.

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