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WalMart ShakeOut Press Conference - Open to the Media

February 7, 2012, 9 am, News conference at WalMart Supercenter

Event location:
WalMart Supercenter
5255 Elvis Presley Blvd
Memphis, TN 38118 (Map)

Contact Person:
Jeremy Heidt, TEMA, jheidt@tnema.org, (615) 741-0482


Summary:
The Tennessee Emergency Management Agency (TEMA) and its local, federal and private sector partners in the Great Central U.S. ShakeOut will hold a media opportunity on the morning of February 7, 2012 in Memphis, TN.



Media will have an opportunity for individual interviews with TEMA, FEMA, Walmart and CUSEC representatives, but all video b-roll must conclude prior to the actual drill at 10:15 a.m.




Full Description:
The Tennessee Emergency Management Agency (TEMA) and its local, federal and private sector partners in the Great Central U.S. ShakeOut will hold a media opportunity on the morning of February 7, 2012 in Memphis, TN.

Media are asked to RSVP via email to info@tnema.org, or by calling 615,741-0482 by Monday, Feb. 6.

Media will have an opportunity for individual interviews with TEMA, FEMA, Walmart and CUSEC representatives, but all video b-roll must conclude prior to the actual drill at 10:15 a.m.

Media are invited to attend a live drill at the nearby Orleans Elementary, 1400 McMillan Street.




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