South Main Association Events

Monthly Member Meetings
The second Tuesday of every month at different venues throughout the district, featuring speakers of interest to the community.
6 p.m. Social | 6:30 p.m. Presentations
Appetizers & Beverages | Donations Appreciated
Members Free | Guests $10

Trolley Night
The last Friday of every month since 2000, featuring shopping, dining, special events and music on the street.

2018 Member Meetings
January: Jennifer Oswalt, CEO & Penelope Huston, VP of Marketing, Downtown Memphis Commission @ Carolina Watershed
February: Allison Fouche, Marketing Manager, City of Memphis @ Old Dominick Distillery
March: Terry Woodard, Artist and Owner, Woodard Properties, Fred Burton, Professor of Painting and Drawing, Memphis College of Art, and Debra Edge, Owner, Edge Gallery @ Calliope Gallery
April: Billy Orgel, CEO, Tower Ventures & Terry Lynch, President, Southland Properties @ Tennessee Brewery Apartments
May: Carol Coletta, CEO, Memphis River Parks Partnership @ Beale Street Landing
June: Trey Moore, Executive Director, Explore Bike Share @ Rumba Room
July: TN State Representative Raumesh Akbari @ Loflin Yard
August: Linda Steele, President, ArtUp @ ArtSpace Lofts
September: Doug Carpenter, Founder & Principal, DCA @ 11 West Huling
October: Christin Yates, Reporter, Daily Memphian & Jennifer Oswalt, President and CEO, Downtown Memphis Commission @ No. 2 Vance
November: TBD
December: TBD

2017 Meetings
January: MATA representatives @ Makeda's Cookies
February: Memphis Business Journal reporter Meagan Nichols @ Art Village Gallery
March: Penelope Huston & Terence Patterson of Downtown Memphis Commission @ Hotel Napoleon
April: County Trustee David Lenoir @ Peddler Bike Shop
May: Chris Canale, Co-Owner of Old Dominick Distillery @ Old Dominick Distillery
June: Janet Boscarino, Clean Memphis Executive Director @ Artesian Residences
July: Melissa Petersen, editor of Edible Memphis @ LYFE Kitchen Downtown
August: Dorchelle Spence, VP Riverfront Development Corp. @ The Front Porch
September: Justin Dyer, Managing Partner with South Main Market @ 409 South Main
October: Chuck Mitchell, Director of River Arts Fest 2017 @ Ghost River Brewing Co.
November: Terry Ingram, VP Supply Manager with ServiceMaster @ The Ground Floor at ServiceMaster
December: Annual SMA/DNA Holiday Party @ Jack Robinson Gallery

2016 Meetings
January: DMC President Terence Patterson at the Halloran Centre
February: Developer Henry Turley at Central Station
March: Marti Tippens Murphy at Facing History and Ourselves
April: Director of Housing and Community Development Paul Young at the Rumba Room
May: Owners Terrance and QuaSheba Callicut at Scoops Parlor
June: MATA President Ron Garrison at Leadership Memphis
July: Owner Will Nash at 99¢ Soul Food Express
August: Renowned songwriter David Porter and George Monger at Memphis Music Town
September: 409 Building Owner Justin Dyer and plans for South Main Market.
October: Focus on SMA and future goals at Halloran Centre
November: SMA Annual Meeting and Board Election at Century House
December: Holiday Party at Jack Robinson Gallery

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