New Port Richey, FL (Nov. 11, 2014) – On Tuesday, Nov. 18 Suncoast Women in Networking (WIN) will hold a lunch meeting at the Royal Super Buffet Buffet (9550-1 US Highway 19, 34668) in Port Richey in the Chili’s shopping center. Networking begins at 11:30 a.m. and the meeting is from 12 noon to 1:00 p.m. The buffet is $9.00 including beverage, tax and tip.
The speaker will be Kristen dePonte, owner of Grass Roots Creations. Kristen will share her story of how a woman business owner made the journey from creating art in a garage with her mom to expanding into a 12,000 square-foot warehouse in Holiday. Today her business is also located in China and her art creations are displayed at the Dali Museum and at Disney. Along the way Kristen acquired a new family and a husband she met at a trade show.
Not content with these achievements, Kristen is currently establishing her newest venture, Fresh Designs, a delightful shop in Largo specializing in home décor and unique gifts. She is part of a group working to establish this area as a destination for antique and boutique shoppers.
Suncoast WIN is a group of professional businesswomen who meet for lunch on the third Tuesday of each month. Membership is $5 per year. For information about the Suncoast Women in Networking group, contact President Linda McFarland at (727) 863-6151.