7 Questions Interview: Aben Richmond

26 Jan

Have you ever been in a party and wondered “who threw this party”? Well if you attend parties in Memphis this is your lucky read! This week’s feature comes from one of Memphis’ HOTTEST party promoters.Promotion is what determines the crowd and with great promotion the next party or event! This guy along with his team are setting the tone and leaving their mark on throughout Tennessee.

BestofBella:  First, can you introduce yourself to our readers and give us a rundown of all your “titles”?

Aben: I’m Aben “207ceo” Richmond CEO of 207 Entertainment which was established Oct of 2005. I operate the #1 collegiate promotions company in Memphis & Chattanooga TN.

BestofBella: Have you always know that you were interested in entertainment promotions?

Aben: Growing up I never thought of being a promoter, but after my first event that entertained over 700 people I knew this was a true opportunity to make a living.

BestofBella: Do you remember the wildest party 207 has thrown? Tell us about it.

Aben: The wildest party was in Chattanooga Sept of 2006, it was called the Pajama Glow party where we had a venue filled with Black Lights and everyone wore PJ’s. It was crazy, half naked ladies and plenty of liquor and champagne. This was back when we were rookies in the game. it was easily over 800 people in a place that could only fit about 500 lol.

BestofBella: If you weren’t with 207 ENT. what would you be doing?

Aben: If I didn’t do this I’d put more time into my graphic company and focus more on my own business.

BestofBella:  Does your company host events outside of Memphis?

Aben: Yes, I operate on a regular base in Chattanooga, TN. We’ve held 2 events in Nashville during TSU homecoming last year. We currently have a party scheduled for Friday, March 11th 2011 in Miami for Spring Break.

BestofBella: What’s next for 207 Entertainment?

Aben: Bigger, Better, Sexier events for the city. We look forward to expanding to a more mature audience in the near future and plenty more but ……you’ll have to wait to see!

BestofBella: Lastly I want to ask you if you could say one thing to the competition what would it be?

Aben: We just getting started…..take notes!

BestofBella: I want to thank you for participating in our “7 Questions” interview….Do you mind letting our readers know how they can contact you?

Aben: Twitter.com/207ceo





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