Packard Place Public House | Keg-Side Chat with Michelle Buelow

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Public Houses are where people used to gather to grab a pint and talk about events of the day. It was how people communicate, collaborate and shared ideas because they were public and open to everyone. Over time, they shorten the name to Pubs. Join us for our Monthly Packard Place Public House - for pints, networking, and sharing what's going on with you.

Join us for our Monthly Packard Place Public House - for pints, networking, and sharing what's going on with you. Michelle Buelow, Founder and CEO of Bella Tunno, will be joining us for the Keg-Side chat at 6pm.

Michelle Buelow is the founder and CEO of Bella Tunno, a personality-filled baby and parent accessory brand launched in 2005. Bella Tunno has two fully owned brands that are sold in over 3,000 independent boutiques and numerous mass retail outlets including Nordstrom, Target, and Buy Buy Baby. With a core focus on philanthropy, one meal is provided to one American child for every product sold. It’s all part of Bella Tunno’s commitment to parenting with purpose – Bella Tunno makes great products with an even greater purpose. Since the launch of Bella Tunno, over 2.5 million meals have been provided to hungry children in the USA.

Michelle and her husband Todd are also passionate about drug and alcohol rehabilitation efforts and are founding members of the Endowment Board of the Charlotte Rescue Mission.

Michelle sits on the board of Fashion & Compassion, an organization committed to transforming the lives of women in destructive situations in seven countries. In the summer of 2017 and 2019, Michelle had the opportunity to travel to Africa and see the life-changing work being done in Uganda, Rwanda and Ethiopia first-hand.

Both Michelle and Bella Tunno have been recognized at local and national levels for business, entrepreneurial, and charitable awards including Charlotte’s Top 40 under 40, Charlotte’s Woman Business Achievement Award, finalist for Ernst & Young's Carolina Entrepreneur of the Year Award, Charlotte Business Leader Women Extraordinaire recipient, The Mecklenburg Times Most Influential Women honoree, Ernst & Young Winning Women Award recipient, Corporate Volunteerism Award winner, winner of’s Top 50 Mompreneurs and Charlotte’s Top 50 Entrepreneur Award winner and most recently, Michelle has been named a Vital Voices Global Amassador.

Along with their daughters, Riley (14) and Ella (11), Michelle and Todd reside in Charlotte, NC.