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Juanita Berge | Philly Creative Guide Event Reporter

Philly Creative Guide :: 2007 Creative Mega Social
by Juanita Berge, 1 Jan 2008

The Philly Creative Guide is the region's most complete directory of creative professionals, firms and resources. Its purpose is simple: To help foster relationships within one of the most vibrant creative communities in America.

Event photos were shot by Brad Gellman Photography and can be viewed in the Philly Creative Guide Flickr Album.


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Host: Ruth Weisberg; Production: Tat Communication:
Tom Thompson, Videographer; Sage Thompson, Lighting/Sound; Editing, Jessica Lloyd


For the second time in two years the Creative Mega Social hit mega heights. On December 6 a record breaking crowd was on hand for another history-making event for Philly's creative community. The event exceeded the success of last years' First Annual Creative Mega Social by more than 30%. A new Philadelphia tradition has taken root.

Philly Creative Guide :: 2007 Creative Mega Social

The Second Annual Philly Creative Guide Mega Social brought creatives of every ilk together in an event that surpassed anything this city has seen before. Filmmakers, photographers, designers, art directors and web developers all came together at Northern Liberties premiere hot-spot, North Bowl Lounge n' Lanes for an evening of fun, networking and collaboration.

Philly Creative Guide :: 2007 Creative Mega Social

The Social included complimentary food, drink specials (featuring the Creative Cocktail, a drink created especially for the Mega Social,) bowling, billiards and video games – plus prizes worth thousands of dollars were raffled off throughout the evening. The party-goers were able to meet with representatives from some of Philly's top creative organizations also. They were:

Our own Philly Creative Guide was represented among the participating organizations. Our team manned a table to showcase the Guide, answer questions and sign up new members. New members that now number well over 1000 as of this writing.

The event benefited a worthy cause as well – (also for the 2nd time in 2 years) an entire truck full of toys was collected on behalf of the Philadelphia Chapter of Toys for Tots. Marines were on hand to receive the donations of the attendees.

Philly Creative Guide :: 2007 Creative Mega Social

Philly Creative Guide would like to thank our sponsors for their support: The Boss Group and Innovation Philadelphia.

We're already planning for the 3rd Annual Creative Mega Social. If you or your organization would like to be involved, please contact us. This newest Philadelphia tradition promises to be quite exciting as we move forward into the future.

Event Video and Photos

Event photos were shot by Brad Gellman Photography and can be viewed in the Philly Creative Guide Flickr Album. Event video was shot by Tat Communication and can be viewed at the top of this page or on the Philly Creative Guide YouTube Channel.

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