Posts Tagged ‘Networking’

  • Meet-ups @ reJAVAnate
    The coffee lounge with community spirit owned and operated by Hercules and John are getting lots of well-deserved publicity with mention in the Las Vegas Weekly, Las Vegas City Life, Call Back Magazine and on 93.1 the Party. They are offering nightly events plus fast becoming a gathering place for various meet-ups around town including chess, knitting, astrology and Independent...
    by at September 1st, 2007 at 07:09 am
  • White Hot Fusion Networking @ Ghost Bar
    On Thur Aug 23 from 5:30p-8p the fabled and very cool Ghostbar at the Palms will be the site for the Vegas Young Professionals to met and mix at the intriguingly titled “The White Hot Fusion Mixer.” Ghostbar, although in tough competition with other clubs around time – even against Moon in the second tower at the Palms itself – is still a very heady...
    by at August 10th, 2007 at 07:08 am
  • Valentine’s Singles Living Food (vegan) Potluck Party
    Transformations, a Healing Place invites singles interested in celebrating Valentine’s Day by sharing recipes, learning about the value of eating fresh and uncooked, and networking with kindred spirits. Bring a raw vegan dish to share with 3-4 people. This special get together for health-focused singles is from 6:30pm-8:30pm. Casual, welcoming and inspiring. RSVP...
    by at August 8th, 2007 at 09:08 am
  • Henderson Writer’s Group
    The Henderson Writer’s Group meet every Monday at 6:30 pm, welcoming any lover of writing, from the beginner to the experienced. There will be opportunities to talk about writing and share your work for critique by peers. They meet in two different places, so log on to hendersonwritersgroup.com to find out whether meeting at the Clark County Library 1401 E Flamingo...
    by at August 1st, 2007 at 02:08 am
  • Black Business Mixers @ Wildflowers
    Blacks in Vegas.com joins with the Wildflower Cafe to stage What about Wednesdays?, a “hump-day Happy Hour and Business Mixer for the Urban Professional.” There will be fun networking every Wednesday from 6-9 pm at the the Wildflower Cafe & florist. There is a full menu for the hungry, DJ, live entertainment, prizes, $2 beer and wine. No word on whether...
    by at July 31st, 2007 at 04:07 am
  • B2B Business Mixer
    B2B (Business 2 Business) Las Vegas is celebrating their Networking Mixer at Bahama Breeze on Thur Aug 09. The business mixer is sponsored by 1st Place Marketing and The Best Restaurant Guide. Bring stacks of business cards and rub elbows with 200 VIP’s from local Las Vegas businesses. Starting at 6 pm and going on til 9, the evening includes enthused speakers,...
    by at July 25th, 2007 at 07:07 am
  • VooDoo Networking
    Want to get your business name out? Looking for a way to connect with other young entrepreneurs? Just want to have a good social hour, networking from the top of the Rio with a splendid view over the lights of Las Vegas? Join the Network Ultra Lounge monthly at Rio’s VooDoo Lounge. Admission is free, appetizers and also your first drink. Get the word out! Make...
    by at July 1st, 2007 at 07:07 am
  • LoPro – a Downtown Professionals Mixer
    The Downtown Cocktail Room is the site of LoPro, a local professionals mixer where you can “mingle with all the people that are making Downtown Las Vegas happen.” I certainly support the growth of Downtown – it’s a welcome change from the hustle of the Strip yet offers so much more than strip mall Vegas. Here you can truly walk from restaurant...
    by at June 30th, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • Intentional Wellness Conference I
    My goal is to bring something of interest to everyone. I strive to make connections between people who might not otherwise find each other, and to bring events to a broader audience so that a diverse culture of all aspects of life can flourish here in a city too often characterized by the dark side. The light side, and I mean that in a spiritual sense, is nurtured by...
    by at May 23rd, 2007 at 03:05 pm
  • LV Valley Writer’s Group meets
    Published and non-published writers of all skill levels are invited to attend the Las Vegas Valley Writers Group at their monthly breakfast meeting the 4th Saturday from 8:30a-10:30a. This is a great opportunity to meet with other local writers and share resources about publishing and all things relating to this complicated and difficult industry. Call 702-255-9528. Venue...
    by at May 23rd, 2007 at 07:05 am
  • Last Chance for Party Cruise to Cabo
    Hey, you work hard. You deserve a little fun in the sun while networking as a business expense. This is a totally win-win deal. If you can get a long weekend June 7, treat yourself to a 5 day/4 night cruise from San Diego to Cabo San Lucas. Mark Shaffer and Tammy Shaw are hosting the Las Vegas Party Cruise which includes a pre-cruise Bon Vayage Party to get you started...
    by at May 6th, 2007 at 10:05 am
  • Gathering of the Brits
    Andy Walmsley and Steve Lee, a couple of British ex-pats, decry the fact that the English are so well acclimated to life in Las Vegas that they don’t hang out together. They’re trying to change that by hosting their first big party and hoping that a contingent of the approximately 30,000 natives of Great Britain will turn out. The UKLV (United Kingdom Las...
    by at April 25th, 2007 at 11:04 pm
  • Intelligent Discussion Group “Sanity Sunday”
    This group looks like it might pull through its near demise. The organizer went on to other activities, but the members seemed to have pulled together to keep this unique and stimulating group alive. These are people who enjoy grappling those larger, unsolveable issues of life, while still having a good time. The Intelligent Discussion Group meets to discuss philosphy,...
    by at April 23rd, 2007 at 01:04 pm
  • 2007 Writer’s Conference
    The 2007 Las Vegas Writer’s Conference will be held Apr 19-22. The Henderson Writer’s Group sponsors the event with workshops, seminars and panels including authors, agents and publishing experts. All aspects of writing are covered: fiction, creative nonfiction, screenwriting, poetry, journalism, business and technical writing. The cost is $350 for the entire...
    by at April 11th, 2007 at 05:04 am
  • B2B Las Vegas Business Mixer
    B2B (Business 2 Business) Las Vegas is celebrating this month’s Networking Mixer at Marc’s Italian Steakhouse on Thur Apr 12. The monthly business mixer is sponsored by The Best Restaurant Guide. Bring stacks of business cards and rub elbows with 200 VIP’s from local Las Vegas businesses. Starting at 6 pm and going on til 9, the evening includes enthused...
    by at April 9th, 2007 at 01:04 pm
  • IONS of Las Vegas
    If you read my previous post mentioning Sheila Z. Stirling and her connection to IONS, you may have asked, “What is IONS exactly?” An acronym for the Institute of Noetic Sciences, IONS is a “nonprofit membership organization that conducts and sponsors leading-edge research into the potential and powers of consciousness.” That comes straight from...
    by at March 24th, 2007 at 07:03 pm
  • Verge Grand Opening Tonight with Mayor Goodman
    There is yet another Downtown Grand Opening in the mix. The Verge is having its coming out party in true Vegas style. Anytime you have Mayor Oscar Goodman, you have a good show. With the promise of food, drink and celebrating with “key players of old and new Las Vegas,” how could you be anywhere else tonight? The VIP Grand Opening Party is from 5:30-8:30;...
    by at March 15th, 2007 at 10:03 am
  • St. Patrick’s Day Warm Up Pub Crawl
    For those of you who take the Emerald Isle celebration seriously, here’s an itinerary for the downtown 2nd Annual St. Paddy’s Pub Crawl, which judging by the list of venues and the time schedule, is a very hallowed event. As the organizers themselves quote from Paul Hennessey, an apparently very wise Irish philolosopher, “Drink Early – Avoid the...
    by at March 12th, 2007 at 03:03 pm
  • Margarita Mixer
    B2B (Business 2 Business) Las Vegas is celebrating this month’s Networking Mixer at Margarita Baby on the Strip. Designate a driver or grab a taxi cause the Donna-Ritas are yummy, pack a punch and your first one is FREE! There’s a fully stocked cash bar to go along with complimentary hors d’oeuvres and tasty treats from the menu. The monthly business...
    by at March 2nd, 2007 at 09:03 am
  • Cure Depression without Drugs
    The IONS Group invites anyone who is interested in alternative treatments to depression, anxiety and panic disorder to attend their special “A Brighter Day” meeting this Wed, Feb 28. They will be screening a film which offers resolutions for the root causes of the disorders, as well as solutions without the use of pharmaceutical anti-depressants. West Sahara...
    by at February 26th, 2007 at 10:02 am
  • LV World Affairs Council Int’l Trivia
    Just to give you an update on some interesting events sponsored by the LV World Affairs Council: Tonight Feb 21: Screening of “The Lost Boys of Sudan: An Understanding of the Sudan and the Situation in Darfur.” The award-winning filmmaker, Jon Shenk, Professors Drs. Ted Gurr and Barbara Harff and Sudanese refugees from the “Lost Boys” will be...
    by at February 21st, 2007 at 11:02 am
  • Meetups, Actual and Virtual
    If you are searching for others with similar interests or want to hook up with people living in your town, forming or joining a meetup increases your exposure. This interesting concept is supported by www.meetup.com where you can go to start a meetup group or search exisitng meetups by city or topic of interest – or both. For instance, there are meetups for poker,...
    by at February 15th, 2007 at 04:02 pm
  • Darfur, One Story Behind the Headlines
    Continuing its mission to bring the world to Las Vegas, The Las Vegas World Affiars Council is co-sponsoring with the Diversity Committees of the Community College of Southern Nevada, UNLV and Nevada State College an evening with award-winning film director Jon Shenk to give an insider look at the situation in Darfur and Sudan. Part of a series of Black History Month events...
    by at February 12th, 2007 at 04:02 pm
  • Amplified Wine
    Chris is setting new standards for his already high energy wine tasting events. This time he’s teaming with Mix 94.1 to bring Dashboard Confessional as the headliner in his next Rock ‘n Rock Wine Event appropriately named “AMPLIFIED!” If you like wine, live rock ‘n roll music and beautiful young bodies, then these events are for you. It...
    by at February 7th, 2007 at 12:02 pm
  • NSA Speakers Workshop
    The Las Vegas Chapter of the National Speakers Association (NSA) holds periodic education programs with guest presenters (professional speakers with impressive resumes) that are designed for continuing training for their members. But the educational programs are open to the interested public and a great place to network. Presenters speak on diverse topics and in a variety...
    by at February 6th, 2007 at 02:02 pm
  • Esperanza y Maggie Por La Manana
    My friend and powerhouse, Esperanza Montelongo, is no longer co-hosting the radio show 8-9 am M-F on KRLV 1340 AM, Nevada’s only Spanish Talk Radio Station. “Hey girlfriend!” Esperanza is the type who keeps nothing close to the chest and you are NEVER in doubt to what she thinks about anything – the perfect personality for talk radio. Herself...
    by at February 4th, 2007 at 01:02 pm
  • Las Vegas World Affairs Council
    For those of you who love our town but still crave the exotic lure of foreign lands, you need to check out the LVWAC (Las Vegas World Affairs Council). This fledgling organization is finding its feet and offers a program that is widely diverse, always international in flavor. You can partake of pancake breakfasts at the Four Seasons with guest speaker explaining the intricacies...
    by at February 1st, 2007 at 03:02 pm
  • Transformations of the Spirit
    Victoria has created a center for spiritual research, teaching, learning, experiencing, sharing and all those warm and fuzzy feelings associated with the quest for more meaning in life than Las Vegas otherwise offers. Transformations, a Healing Place is billed as “The Best Place in Town to Network and Meet New Friends” and it is certainly true if you want to...
    by at January 29th, 2007 at 11:01 pm