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Writer and speaker Lisa Smartt inspires audience during 'Igniting Innovation' event


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MARTIN, Tenn., March 28, 2015 – WRITER AND SPEAKER LISA SMARTT INSPIRES INNOVATION – Lisa Smartt, writer, speaker, columnist and humorist from Dresden, presented the keynote address for the Ned Ray McWherter Institute for Collaboration and Innovation’s “Igniting Innovation” event March 26 at UT Martin’s Student Life Center. The event is designed to inspire the creation of new ideas and collaborations between West Tennessee businesses and new entrepreneurs. The event also provides networking opportunities for both UT Martin students and businesspeople. More information about the institute is available on the Web at



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