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November 12, 2023 | Tom Ballard

TEDx Chattanooga scheduled for this Wednesday

Five local residents will explore the topic of "Awaken."

If you are in Chattanooga this Wednesday, you might want to drop in on the TEDx Chattanooga event that starts at 7 p.m. EST at Barrelhouse Ballroom, 1501 Long Street.

The topic is “Awaken” which will be explained from the viewpoints and life experiences of five local speakers. They are:

  • Hudson Brock, Founder of AlloHire;
  • Christine DiPietro, a onetime Entrepreneur-in-Residence at The Company Lab and Program Manager for Techstars;
  • Greg Funderburg, an award-winning journalist, podcast host, and former news anchor at NewsChannel 9;
  • DeJuan Jordan, Co-Chief Executive Officer at Launch CHA; and Founder/CEO of The DS Firm; and
  • Jon Jon Wesolowski, who has two TikTok channels where his videos discussing urbanism and Chattanooga have garnered more than 3.2 million likes and 180,000 followers.

To purchase tickets, click here.


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