Rhode Island Young Professionals Invite You To Its
7th ANNUAL WINTER SOIREE.
PROVIDENCE, RI ‐ The Rhode Island Young Professionals, an auxiliary organization to the Urban League of Rhode Island, announces its 7th Annual Winter Soiree, themed “Taking The Torch, Tomorrows Leaders Today.” Scheduled for Saturday, February 27th, 2010 at the Providence Marriott (1 Orms Street) from 6:00pm to 1:00am, the event will feature a night of decadence, grace, and stature punctuated by a live jazz ensemble, special dinner, a brief awards ceremony, and plenty of dancing.
Keith Stokes, Executive Director of the Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation, will be the keynote speaker for the evening. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Stokes served as the Treasurer of the RI Economic Development Corporation and worked as the Executive Director of the Newport County Chamber of Commerce for over 15 years. He will deliver a message focused on the importance of investing in young professionals. John Guice, Reporter at ABC 6 News, and RIYP’s very own, Reza C. Clifton (RezaRitesRi.com), will serve as the master and mistress of ceremonies.
All professionals, both young and old will be inspired and encouraged as the leaders of a new tomorrow. For more information, contact Raymond Watson at 401‐338‐7606 or at Rlwatson06@yahoo.com