One of the popular events the Sassy Socialites plan and host is a speed dating night.
After throwing so many speed dating events, Newsom has a unique view of romance in Detroit. A lot of people think because it's speed dating it's really uptight.
Huff Post spoke with her to find out what's so great about having 30 dates in on night and whether the Detroit singles scene is really as bad as they say. But once they get there, and they're doing things, they're like, "Oh, I really enjoyed myself." People always say the dating scene, the bar scene, is boring.
Usually with a man you know exactly where he stands. You can just sit and meet someone there of substance.
Sometimes he'll lie just to get what he's looking for, but the majority of the time men know what they want and they'll tell you. Is it strange to do speed dating right before Valentine's Day?
It turned out to be a wild success, and soon they were planning parties for other people.
Before they knew it, Newsom and her friends, Chara Walker, Charisse Parker and Candice Taylor (who asked that we not use her real name), had started a full-fledged event planning company called the Sassy Socialites.If you don't make a person realize what your worth is, they won't respect you. I'm always meeting people outside, like a gas station or a store, when I'm just walking somewhere. I don't think I would do it by myself, I would make my girls play with me. It would be fun if I went to one hosted by someone like our group. Detroit Matchmakers & Introductions, Detroit Dinner Dating, Detroit Social Clubs.If you are single in Detroit or Michigan and looking for love, we have everything you need to meet new people, make friends and find that special person. Fun For Singles Detroit singles social club offering a wide variety of local events and activities for members - including cultural, sporting, outdoors, dining and travel - as a way for members to meet.They soon added a fifth woman, Janine Gray, and have been working together for the past three years.