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  Terry Talks with Jessie Harrison (BBA 1979 Marketing)
  October 1, 2013 5:00 PM
  October 1, 2013 6:00 PM
  327 Brooks Hall

Join us for a roundtable discussion with Jessie Harrison, Co-founder of Choosey Chicks. Jessie graduated from the Terry College of Business - The University of Georgia where she majored in marketing.  Jessie comes from a background in apparel and apparel sales.  She worked for such companies as Josten's, Velva Sheen, and Brennan College Service.  At Brennan College Service she was employed as the head buyer of novelty and gift items for 50 college bookstores.  In 2008 she partnered with Sara Cook and Pam Goldberg to launch the lifestyle brand Choosey Chicks. Jessie has one daughter, Kate, and they reside in Saint Simons Island, Georgia. Jessie loves travel and reading on the beach in her spare time and is an avid Bulldog fan. Choosey Chicks tee shirts have been placed in over 600 boutiques, spas and gift shops across the US, Canada and the Cayman Islands.  Other CC products have been placed in over 400 collegiate bookstores and 475 Barnes & Noble managed collegiate bookstores, as well. Having recognized that choices start at an early age, Choosey Chickadees was designed for younger girls and boys and  is expected to launch in early 2014.  Choosey Chicks has received national press from WWD, NY Daily News Online, The Atlanta Business Chronicle, Pink Ladders as well as numerous local and regional publications and radio shows. This event is co-sponsored by Women In Business. 

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