Over 250 nine to 14-year-old tween girls from around the country
will convene with policy makers, marketers, experts, celebrities
and other persons of note (TBA) for the first ever National Tween
Girl Summit. The daylong Summit will examine the minds, motivation
and lives of tween girls, giving them a platform to share their
thoughts and opinions on a wide range of subjects and discuss
important topics such as community service and activism, personal
safety online and off, tween pressure and self-image, what's hot
and what's not in the world of tweens and much more. The Summit
aims to give these intelligent, compassionate, ambitious girls,
who are just a few years away from the legal voting age, A
PLATFORM TO SPEAK UP AND BE HEARD now on important global topics.
The agenda also includes a celebrity filled night of entertainment
for those in attendance.
Thanks to generous sponsors such as Electronic Arts Inc. (EA)
(NASDAQ: ERTS), THE SUMMIT IS FREE TO ALL TWEEN GIRLS, AND PRESS,
WHERE: The historic Capital Hilton Hotel in Washington, D.C.
WHEN: October 10, 2009 from 8am - 10:30pm, including evening
PRESS: Members of the Press must register to attend The National Tween
Girl Summit.Please note that the number of press allowed to attend any
specific session and/or to conduct one-on-one interviews will
be limited, and cameras/video equipment will only be allowed in
certain sessions with pre-approval from the Summit Press office.
BY REGISTERING EARLY, we will be better able to accommodate your
To register, please visit
IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO ATTEND THE SUMMIT BUT ARE INTERESTED IN
COVERING SUMMIT NEWS, please visit
http://www.tweensummit.com/press_registration.php to register as
NON-ATTENDING press. By letting us know your areas of interest --
keynotes, break out sessions, onsite research, interviews with
experts and tweens, etc. -- we will be better able to accommodate
your needs in a timely manner.
DETAILS: AK Tweens, the nation's leading tween girl research firm, and
AllyKatzz.com, the country's largest COPPA compliant tween girl
social networking site, are hosting The National Tween Girl
Summit. For general information on the Summit, including the
Summit agenda, please visit http://www.tweensummit.com/index.php
CONTACT: Questions? Contact Wendy Simmons (firstname.lastname@example.org), or Laura
Camien (email@example.com) of Vendeloo PR at 718.522.9873.
Tuesday, July 28, 2009
Media Alert: First Ever National Tween Girl Summit Feature Stories and Interviews
WHAT: The FIRST EVER NATIONAL TWEEN GIRL SUMMIT