Williams Web Idea Farmer and Marketing Strategist Kent Callison will be part of the CreateAthon onCampus event in Chattanooga, Tennessee on April 8-9, 2011. The 24-hour creative blitz is a collaborative effort of students and professionals led by CreateHere and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The event will be held at the Fine Arts Center at UTC and will focus on creating design solutions for Dalewood Middle School.
As part of the team of professional mentors, Kent will work with students from the UTC Art Department to develop an effective web presence for Dalewood Middle School. "I am honored to be a part of an event like CreateAthon - an event that unites students and professionals to focus on public education and to contribute to the well-being of our community," said Kent Callison. "This type of event is evidence that the philanthropic heritage of Chattanooga is alive and well - congratulations to UTC and CreateHere for picking up the torch and empowering the next generation."
About CreateAthon: CreateAthon is a 24-hour, work-around the clock creative blitz during which marketing, advertising and public relations firms provide nonprofit marketing services on a pro bono basis. Since the program's creation by Riggs Partners in 1998, 73 agencies have participated in the CreateAthon network, holding CreateAthon events in their respective markets.