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Desert Woman’s Show Adds Business Conference

Exciting changes are in the works for the 6th Annual Desert Woman’s Show to be held Sunday and Monday, November 17 and 18, at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa. This year’s event will include one full day open to the public, and a women’s business conference on Monday featuring 20 informative sessions and celebrity guest speakers.

Sunday’s expo is expected to draw over 3,000 attendees and will showcase women’s issues while focusing on health, self-improvement, fitness, fashions and business development. With an all-inclusive one-day ticket price of $25 per person, visitors can browse over 60 exhibits, take in fashion shows, seminars and spend the afternoon sampling food and wines at the “Taste of the Valley” featuring over 14 local restaurants. Attendees can also enter to win many daily prizes including three draws for a 7 night stay in Cabo San Lucas at the luxurious Hacienda Del Mar Vacation Resort.

Suzanne Somers

Keynote speaker, Suzanne Somers

Sunday evening grab your date and head to The Show to rock to the 70’s tunes of Desperado, the premier Eagles tribute band. Concert tickets start at $35 and proceeds benefit Loving All Animals, a local animal welfare organization.

Monday’s business conference will feature 20 informative sessions and noted guest speakers. Festivities kick off at 8:00 am with a complimentary breakfast sponsored by the City of Rancho Mirage and Mayor Pro Tem, Iris Smotrich.  Join #1 New York Times best-selling author and celebrity nutrition and fitness expert, JJ Virgin who will discuss the real cause of weight gain for women. (For more on JJ Virgin see page 14).

Monday’s breakout sessions will range from “Healthcare 2014, What Should I Expect?” to “Creating a Social Buzz.” From “Managing Conflict in the Work Place” to “Financing for Women in Business.”  Coachella Valley Women’s Business Center will offer a “Starting Your Own Business” series with helpful tips on how to register your new business, basic accounting practices, and boosting your bottom line.  Tickets for the Woman’s Business Conference are $65 per person.

Executive Producer, Diana Marlo is very proud to announce that this year’s Business Conference Charity Luncheon sponsored by Clark’s Nutrition and the City of Palm Springs will feature Suzanne Somers as the keynote speaker. Somers will be speaking about her new book and sharing her secrets to looking youthful and vibrant at any age.   Luncheon tickets are $50 per person with all proceeds supporting Women Leaders Forum.

Sponsors of this dynamic two-day event include Desert Regional Medical Center, Agua Caliente Casino Resort, Rabobank, HPE (Hot Purple Energy), Clark’s Nutrition, Time Warner Cable, City of Rancho Mirage, Palm Springs Life, Hacienda Del Mar Vacation Resort and Desert Radio Group.

Tickets for the Expo, Charity Concert, Conference and Charity Luncheon are available now at www.DesertWomansShow.com and at the Agua Caliente Casino box office. For vendor information, please contact Carissa Marlo, Marlo Productions Inc., at Carissa@MarloProductions.com or (760) 285-3903. 

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