Tobi Bowen Participates In Speaking Of Women’s Health Conference

Resources for Seniors, Inc. Director Of Development/Marketing Joins Executive Committee.

Raleigh, NC, September 14, 2006 --( Tobi Bowen, director of development/marketing for Resources for Seniors, Inc., has been named the event director for the Speaking of Women’s Health conference which will be held on Dec. 9 at the North Raleigh Hilton from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. In this position, Bowen will collaborate with other event leaders and sponsors, as well as Speaking of Women’s Health Foundation representatives. She will oversee sponsorship, ticket sales, programming, keynote speaker bookings, audio/visual logistics, promotion and publicity, gift bags, volunteer roundup, décor, honoree selection, community investments and a kick-off event.

“I am pleased to be included in the Raleigh Speaking of Women’s Health conference,” said Bowen. “Health is a top priority for many women, so this event is perfect for those interested in living healthier lives.”

About Tobi Bowen:
Tobi Bowen is the Director of Development and Marketing for Resources for Seniors, Inc., and has 20 years of experience in sales and non-profit health management. Her previous experience includes Director of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Eastern North Carolina office, Executive Director of the American Diabetes Association of Central New Jersey and Area Director of Central New Jersey’s Muscular Dystrophy Association. Bowen currently serves as President of the Health Affairs Round Table, Wake County’s premier senior focused networking group. She is also a member of Triangle United Way Seniors Task Force, Senior Connect of Wake County, Chapel Hill and Durham Elder Resources, as well as the event director for Golden Jubilee Baby Boomer and Senior Exposition.

About Speaking of Women’s Health:
The National Speaking of Women’s Health Foundation is a 501 (c) (3), non-profit organization headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, whose mission is “to educate women to make informed decisions about their health, well-being and personal safety.” Founded in 1996, Speaking of Women’s Health ® (SWH) hosts more than 40 conferences and events across the country, educating and empowering women in a pampering environment. The national foundation works with community hospitals and organizations at a grassroots level, and reinvests into local women’s health through Community Investment Grants. SWH includes two Minority Health Programs – Universal Sisters and Hablando de la Salud de la Mujer; community events and education centers with free health brochures in Wal-Mart stores nationwide; and a weekly television show, Lifetime’s Speaking of Women’s Health. Please visit or call 1-866-SWH-INFO for more information.

Patty Briguglio
MMI Associates, Inc.
7406-H Chapel Hill Road
Raleigh, NC 27607
(919) 233-6600 • (919) 233-0300 (fax)

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