The Southern area tweeup

Twitter Friends to Meet Face to Face at the Southern Area Tweetup

Published: 23rd February 2012 12:06

 Andrew and Rob Pearce from Creatiques
are organising the first Southern Area 

Virtual friends will be meeting face to face at a special event in Portsmouth next week.

The Southern Area Tweetup and social networking evening, hosted by Andrew Pearce from Creatiques, will bring together people from the world of social media website, Twitter, who until now may have only chatted in up to 140 characters.

Andrew who runs the salon at the wedding boutique in Marmion Road, with partner, Rob, explained how using Twitter has helped them to make many more contacts in the wedding industry.

Andrew said, “Since using Twitter we have made so many new contacts and friends. This event is about meeting new businesses and getting to know other people face to face. We all work so many hours and there no social networking event in our area.”

“It’s for the south so we have people coming from Dorset, Alton, Winchester, Guildford and Sussex as well as locals from Portsmouth. Anyone who wants to make more contacts is welcome”

The cost to attend the event in £10 at the door and includes a light buffet and live entertainment.

February 29th 2012 from 6pm at Ashbys, Ashby Place, Southsea, PO5 3NY. Keep up to date by following #southernareatweetup on Twitter or on theFacebook page here.