April 6, 2006
Suze Orman Headlines the Women's Expo
More than 200,000 square feet of shopping, nationally renowned speakers, free health screenings and educational seminars make up 14th Annual Women's Expo
Phoenix -- The 14th Annual Women's Expo, produced by KTVK-TV and KASW-TV, promises to be the ultimate girls' day out. Financial Guru, Suze Orman will headline the Expo, speaking on the main stage. Other speakers include Greg Behrendt, comedian and author of the book "He's Just Not That Into You," and his latest book, "It's called a Breakup Because It's Broken;" Fran Capo, comic, author and World's Fastest Talking Female; world-renowned scrap booker, Heidi Swapp; Caitlin Friedman and Kimberly Yorio, authors of the popular book "The Girls Guide To Starting Your Own Business;" and the always popular Queen of Clean, Linda Cobb.
The two-day event houses more than 200,000 square feet of shopping, free skin cancer screenings, beauty makeovers and various educational seminars. Expo goers will have the opportunity to meet members of KTVK's News team and KASW's SixPak. Visitors will also be able to buy tickets to the new Wine Chateau; and, sign-up as members of the new women's website, mysweetconnection.com, which debuts at Expo. Members become part of Sweet Connection and can become VIP members of Sweet Rewards, a points program with great prizes.
The Women's Expo, named one of the top five consumer events in Arizona, is Saturday, April 8th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, April 9th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Phoenix Civic Plaza, 111 N. Third Street in Phoenix. Tickets are $10 a person and can be purchased in advance at the Orpheum Theater Box Office Monday Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Orpheum Theater is located at 203 W. Adams St, Phoenix. Tickets can also be purchased day of with cash only at the Phoenix Civic Plaza box office. Expo goers are encouraged to visit any Fry's or Fry's Marketplace to pick up their $2 off discount coupon to The Women's Expo.
About KTVK-TV and KASW-TV
KTVK-TV and KASW-TV are part of Belo Corp., one of the nation's largest media companies with a diversified group of market-leading television, newspaper, cable and interactive media assets. A Fortune 1000 company with 7,700 employees and $1.5 billion in annual revenues, Belo operates in some of America's most dynamic markets in Texas, the Northwest, the Southwest, Rhode Island, and the Mid-Atlantic. Belo owns 19 television stations, six of which are in the 15 largest U.S. broadcast markets. The Company also owns or operates seven cable news channels and manages one television station through a local marketing agreement. Belo's daily newspapers are The Dallas Morning News, The Providence Journal, The Press-Enterprise (Riverside, CA) and the Denton Record-Chronicle (Denton, TX). The Company also publishes specialty publications targeting young adults and the fast-growing Hispanic market, including Quick and Al Dia in Dallas/Fort Worth, and El D and La Prensa in Riverside. Belo operates more than 30 Web sites associated with its operating companies. Additional information is available at www.belo.com or by contacting Carey Hendrickson, vice president/Investor Relations & Corporate Communications, at 214-977-6626.