PLUS Positive announces PLUS PosiCon a Positive Body Image Conference Sept 22-24, 2016
Following the success of the first 2 Annual Summits, PLUS Positive introduces the PLUS PosiCon Positive Body Image Conference in Atlanta Sep 22-24, 2016.
Atlanta, GA Aug 1, 2016 – Hundreds are expected to attend this self-love-filled weekend that celebrates positive body image & overall physical and emotional wellness, improving how men and women see themselves in the mirror and in their mind!
This fundraiser conference will kick off Thursday Sep 22, 2016 with the BeYOUtiful You! Photoshoot sponsored by Ashley Stewart, and Colour U Cosmetics. Held in the Ashley Stewart store in Stonecrest Mall, it features shopping, personal styling, light makeovers, and a personal photo shoot focused on helping build confidence and self-esteem in women, so they can see how uniquely beautiful they truly are.
Friday Sept 23rd is the Positive Body Image Expo featuring over 30 vendors and exhibitors, panel discussions, health screenings, and photo opportunities. Plus, attendees can shop ’til they drop on a floor full of unique apparel, art and many other fabulous products. In addition to booths on the convention floor, there will be a wide range of panels, including, Q&A sessions, fashion, make-up and styling demonstrations, for men and women on the main stage.
Saturday Sept 24th is the Closing Night Ceremony with the #MoreofPLUS Film & Award Show. The evening features a film festival showcasing the finalists from the #MoreofPLUS 7 day Film Contest focused on bring awareness to PCOS and ends with a VIP Awards Dinner. Weekend Passes are currently on sale at www.PlusPosiCon.com starting at $25.
“Growing up plus size, and witnessing the negative impacts of body shaming in the media, we hope to instill a positive sense of self-worth in our community. The size of your clothes should not set a limitation on what they can achieve in life” states PLUS+ founder Nicki Lynch. “We are so excited and grateful that companies such as Ashley Stewart and Colour U Cosmetics chose to support PLUS Positive in our endeavors! We need the continued support of our business community to make a positive impact!”
About the Company:
PLUS Positive (PLUS+) Is a nonprofit organization based out of Atlanta on a mission to build self-esteem in plus size men, women, and teens, plus advocate for size diversity in the entertainment industry. www.pluspositive.org