Young professionals under the age of 35
receive a discounted price of $45 instead of
the $95 full-price ticket.
My Lovely and dear friend John H Kim needs our prayers, love and financial contribution as he fights for his life and for a long road to recovery. Please visit his GoFundMe Account
Fundraiser for John Kim! We have all come to know John Kim and his joyful smile!
John needs our help , prayers and yes He also needs our financial contribution! Please Donate to a wonderful man and friend! My heart breaks just seeing him in this condition ! We love you John!
What we can learn from a Blind Para Triathlete? We are only limited by our own limited BELIEFS and with unwavering Faith we can Achieve EVERYTHING that we BELIEVE!
Brandon Adame, is the #1 all blind triathlete in the United States and he’s ranked 26th I believe worldwide. He is just an exciting young man who does not allow his challenges and disabilities to get in the way of being active.
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Feb 13th - 14th Join StartUp Grind Tuesday and Wednesday to hear about the LATEST in AI, IoT, Fintech, Digital Health + Investing
We've got you covered. You will enjoy getting to see and hear the top names in the entrepreneurial game this coming Tues. + Wed., Feb. 13-14th at our new home The Cannon Houston.
Anthony has hooked us up with one heck of a LIVE streaming of all the speakers on the main stage at Global. (Here's a quick preview or the morning)
Marc Tarpenning, co-founder of Tesla
James Park, co-founder + CEO of FitBit
Guy Kawasaki, chief evangelist Canva
We created this day to be fun and effective. Giving you the ability to co-work and watch the entrepreneurial elite, garnering all the experience and expertise they have to give.
Have you gotten your daily tickets yet? You can attend one day or two, your choice.
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 13
Startup Grind Global Conference LIVESTREAM
SG Global is not just another “Tech Conference.” It is a Community of Entrepreneurs who want to HELP YOU! Every Feb., we deliver 2+ days of fresh content & education that highlights the changing panorama of the tech world -- Directly from the Mouths of Power Players. We know not everyone can get to "The Valley," and thought you’d enjoy attending remotely -- Right here in Houston.
About this eventBlockchain, Fintech, Iot, and Mobile are some of the areas of expertise founders and investors are planning to discuss. Current events and how they relate to the startup world are also incorporated into their personal presentations.
The Main Stage at "Global" features Power Players from tech organizations (Google, PayPal, LinkedIn, and Slack) as well as VC firms (Andreessen/Horowitz, Sequoia, and Greylock Partners). Other Movers and Shakers include team members from HOUZZ, Minted, Intuit, Fitbit, Tesla, HBS, Stanford, 500 Startups.
There really are too many to mention but you can check out the conference website: www.startupgrind.com/conference//#/code-startupgrindhou
We have a seat saved for you. :)
Every month we invite you to better understand and to embrace Startup Grind’s Values:Give First (before you ask)
Make Friends (not just contacts)
Help Others (before you help yourself)
And to broadcast Startup Grind’s Mission:To Educate, Inspire, and Connect Entrepreneurs
Our global community of 300+ chapters in 115 countries worldwide is here for you. Let us know... How may we best assist you? (I.e. - Can we help facilitate warm introductions to businesses, mentors, and/or investors to grow your startup here or elsewhere?)
Ways You Can Participate this Month:Share Your Message! - This month exhibit for 1 or 2 days at The Cannon, our official home in Houston. Local Startups are invited to become “Entrepreneur Partners” to demo solutions, meet your team, and build relationships with our ecosystem. Use this time to get the word out about your company's product or service. Our community enjoys hearing about your team's accomplishments, values or even your needs. This is available to a limited number of businesses, Apply Today!
Listen & Learn - We encourage you and your team to attend, connect and learn from the presenters as well as our local community who are in the room with you. Between impactful sessions, you have the chance to spark interesting conversations and make friends.
Support The Cause - Startup Grind Houston's monthly events are an effective and valuable opportunity to share your brand and message with our local entrepreneurial community. This month, you get even more "bang for the buck." Startup Grind’s events regularly attract many Founders, Professionals, and Investors. This month you get 1 or 2 days of a captive audience in one of the city's most dynamic environments, filled with decision makers and influencers. A day starts at only $250 -- What a bargain! (Connect Here)
Register Now!Discover opportunities to expand your influence.
Aquire current information from industry experts.
Empower your team to listen, learn and grow.
Tour de Houston Presented by Apache Corporation is a fundraising bike ride that benefits Houston's Reforestation Program. The ride will take place Sunday, March 18, 2018. This annual event offers Houstonians and visitors a unique way to view the city with bike routes winding through Houston’s historic neighborhoods, scenic districts and parks. With three ride length options, the Tour de Houston is the perfect event for leisure riders or cycling enthusiasts. In addition, it is a BP MS 150 recommended training ride.
This event begins and ends in Hermann Square at City Hall located at 901 Bagby. Riders and volunteers will enjoy a post-ride party that includes live music, free food and beverages.
FREE PARTICIPANT PARKING: Lot C and H - at corner of Memorial and Houston Avenue for cars with roof top bike racks. Theater District Parking on Rusk between Bagby and Smith for cars with trunk mounted bike racks.
Register now at http://www.houstontx.gov/tourdehouston/
March 2nd the First Friday of every month join us for Coffee and Conversation with Houston Advisory Board because we are stronger when we help each other! Share your Advice with HAB
First Friday of every month join us for a meaningful conversation over coffee! Houston Advisory Board is more than just Networking event, we talk about:
1. Who we are and What we do
2. What are our individual Goals
(Personally, Professionally, Faith, Health)
3. What are our Needs and Wants as a Business Leader
4. Leads and Referrals
The #1 thing that you will experience in this Coffee and Conversation series is that the people who attend are genuine, authentic and like minded!
We build each other up as a community by sharing our story, thoughts, goals and wants!
To make the best of this event, please
SHARE | TAG | LIKE | COMMENT | ATTEND & INVITE
Even if you are not able to attend, please share this event on your page, it could be the exact thing that one of your connections is looking for!
DATE AND TIMEFri, March 2, 2018
8:30 AM – 10:30 AM CST
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702 E 11th st
Houston, Tx 77008
March 13th Think and Grow Rich in 90 Minutes + Linkedin Workshop! Grow your Mind & Grow your Business!
THINK & GROW RICH
IN 90 MINUTES
The well-known & long time best selling book by Napoleon Hill is a classic that contains lessons for anyone who wants to find their purpose in life.
If you want to feel like a success or just feel there has to be something better to life than this, you must read this book. For most of us, this is a book that needs to be read, reread and then read some more until the secrets and principles of this book have sunk deep and hit home.
Here, we are going to provide you a summary of these 13 principles for all those who do not have time to read the book but want to benefit from these principles as well as for those who want a recap of the great principles.
Think and Grow Rich will cover the following:
MARCH 13, 2018
702 E. 11TH ST HOUSTON, TX 77008
8:00 AM - 8:30AM NETWORKING
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM THINK AND GROW RICH BY PETER REMINGTON
8:30 AM BREAKFAST WILL BE SERVED
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM LINKEDIN WORKSHOP
1. EACH ATTENDEE WILL RECEIVE
THINK AND GROW RICH WORKBOOK (125 PAGES)
2. LINKEDIN PROFILE CHEATSHEET
In 90 Minutes + Linkedin Workshop (for 2)
Bring a Friend for our learning series "In 90 Minutes" a Master Mind and Personal Development workshop + LinkedIn to help each individual who choose and has a strong desire to find their Best.
What you Receive for your Admission:
There is nothing holding us back from the life that we want! So many of us desire to have, do, and be all that we can on a physical, financial, emotional, intellectual, and spiritual level - and we read books - lots and lots of personal development books. But self-created roadblocks take consistent awareness and observation to remove.
That’s where the book club comes in.
In 90 Minutes we will host a small group discussions and Workshops based on Business Books, Successful People in Business & Personal Development Books. This small group environment allows us to better serve you in your Personal, Professional and Social growth.
March 14th 2018 Blue Cure Lectureship Series Luncheon with Erin Brockovich at The River Oaks Country Club
The 2018 Blue Cure Lectureship Series Luncheon, presented by the Fred & Mabel R. Parks Foundation and generously underwritten by the Fant Foundation is scheduled for Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at River Oaks Country Club at 11:30 a.m.
This year we are honoring Ryan Chase, from The Roula and Ryan hit morning show on Houston #1 Hit Music Station, 104.1 KRBE. Ryan is a prostate cancer survivor and truly lives up to Blue Cure’s mission by advocating for integrative approaches to treatment, adopting preventative lifestyle habits and spreading that message across Houston.
We are also excited to announce that Erin Brockovich, the renowned consumer advocate & environmental activist, will be this year’s keynote speaker. Erin’s passion for environmental activism parallels Blue Cure’s message of prevention through action, education, and risk reduction through healthy lifestyle habits and environmental knowledge. For 22 years, Erin has helped people who have suffered because of environmental contamination, bad medical devices and pharmaceuticals.
For more information about sponsorship and tickets, please contact: email@example.com
*The mission of the men's health and prostate cancer nonprofit, Blue Cure Foundation, is to prevent and reduce the risk of prostate cancer and to improve outcomes for those living with prostate cancer by educating men and youth about integrative approaches to treatment, dietary and lifestyle habits which can greatly reduce the risk of prostate cancer and improve prostate cancer outcomes, and improve overall men's health.
Advance your career by building meaningful relationships!
Everyone tells you to network and build relationships, but no one tells you how!
At the BizLatte Networking Bootcamp we will cover steps you can implement immediately, including, the basics of opening, maintaining, and closing conversations, while also giving you the tools to build long-term relationships and interview like a CEO to land your dream job.
We are a trio of introverts (one non-native English speaker) and these are the strategies and tactics we used to build a meaningful network that allowed us to define and achieve success on our own terms.
If we did it, you can do it too!
What you get with the Bizlatte NetworKings Bootcamp:
LIMITED SPOTS, secure yours today!
*Light refreshments and snacks will be provided.
Houston Advisory Board is a Leadership organization with monthly general membership meetings and individual chapter meetings that leverages membership.
Meet with other business minded Advisory Board members to share business expertise, solve challenges, and help each other seize new opportunities. With your HAB Business Advisory Board, you will create an actionable strategic plan and be held accountable to achieving your goals. H.A.B. general membership meets the First Friday of every month from 8:30am – 11:30 am at Berryhill in The Heights event room
Here’s what happens at a typical HAB Board Meeting:
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Feb 13th join the New Bumble Bizz, the Business Side of Houston Networking and also meet other HYP Members and OPera in The Heights with Circle of Fifths
Life is all about connections and you might just meet your #OneConnectionon BumbleBizz.
On BumbleBizz, you can swipe and match with other professionals based on your location. Bumble Bizz instantly connects you with potential mentors, industry leaders, brands — and maybe your next
Join BumbleBizz with Houston Young Professionals, at Eloise Nichols for a networking happy hour!
Houston Young Professionals goal is to connect with other like-minded individuals who share the passion of networking, business development, philanthropy, the arts and cultural activities.
Come single, bring your BFF, your co-workers or your business partners and be ready to meet the #OneConnection which could change it all for you!
Support + learn about the Houston Art Industry with Opera in The Heights and Circle of Fifths.
Meet The Host
Houston Wine tasting with BORDEAUX and APPETIZERS paired together in this COMPLIMENTARY Event of Appreciation to all Houston YOung Professionals
Houston Young Professionals is excited to let you know about a fun all complimentary Bordeaux Wine tasting Tuesday December 12th that we will be attending. Let’s ring in the holidays with some tasty Bordeaux wines. Prior Registration is mandatory, Here are the details:
When: Tuesday December 12th from 7:30pm onwards
Where: Brasserie du Parc 1440 Lamar St., Houston, TX 77010
What: Taste 6+ Bordeaux wines paired with tray passed appetizers. Participate in fun educational classes led by expert tutors. Play at the Bordeaux wheel to win some goodies. The evening will end with groovy beats by the DJ. There is no entrance fee and the food and wine is complimentary
How: Prior Registration is mandatory, click and fill out the questionnairehttp://bit.ly/BMMHouston and wait to receive your confirmation. You can share the registration link widely among friends and colleagues.
The Event is brought to you by the Bordeaux wine council. Questions at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.bordeaux.com
HYP and the Bordeaux Wine Council
This is by far the hottest ticket in town! Makin Muves is proud to present the official grand opening of the all new Oakmont and the inaugural "Eyes Wide Shut Bal Masque"! Come celebrate NYE 2018 with the chic and dapper crowd of Houston in true masquerade style. All three stories of breathtaking views of downtown will be open as the ball descends at the all new Oakmont!
Attire: Mask encouraged / Black tie optional
Must be 23 years old
You are invited to celebrate a New Year's Eve 2018 in true sophistication!
Hollywood themed party can only mean one thing: Ella Promotions will be welcoming a stylish and undeniably glamorous crowd this New Year's Eve at the most beautiful venue in town.
New Year's Eve in Hollywood... The mere concept can make one tingle with anticipation at the prospects. This year Ella Promotions is putting on its most amazing and glamorous event to date, bringing Hollywood to you! The highlight of the evening will be a fashion show and exquisite performances of Steven Andrade who has performed for millions around the world as Cher. He has been featured in People, In Touch, Vanity Fair... and mistaken for Cher in the Rolling Stone Magazine. He has also performed and doubled for Cher: http://stevenascher.com/.
Bring in the New Year with style and sophistication by dressing as you are about to step on the red carpet in Hollywood.
We guarantee that you will get a taste of the REAL New Year celebration!
Space is limited, please book early to avoid disappointment.
For questions and group discounts call 713.516.2050
Dress Code: Formal
Please, spread the word about this upcoming event!
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NYE 2018 Downtown Houston Pub Crawl! Houston Young Professionals Free for all New Years Eve 2018 with Over 28 Bars | Pubs | Clubs
*FREE FOR ALL NYE PUB CRAWL*
OVER 28 BARS | PUBS | CLUBS
Time to celebrate New Year's Eve Downtown.
Another year in the books. And what a year it was.
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ASTROS WINNING WORLD SERIES
*Even though Houston is not officially having any fireworks display,
we have plenty to do DOWNTOWN HOUSTON NYE 2018
Downtown Houston is well on it's way to becoming the true cultural heart of Houston. This is being accomplished by hard work from the city and local businesses and the people who live here.
COME DOWNTOWN AND CELEBRATE WITH THE CITY!!!!
Start: at BATANGA
Crawl: To which ever bars you like after that.
End: Where you like. Enjoy responsibly.
Houston's most walk-able neighborhood
Bring your friends or make new ones.
EXPLORE Houston's Historic District.
The theme is self-directed pub crawl .
Go where you like when you like.
Starting point & Participating bars are...
BATANGA HOUSTON corner of Travis and Congress
908 Congress Street Houston, Tx 77002
Bad News Bar
Boots 'N Shoots
Bovine & Barley
El Big Bad
Flying Saucer Draught Emporium
Houston Watch Co
Lilly And Bloom
Molly's Pub Downtown
Public Services Wine & Whisky
Shay Mcelroy's Irish Pub
The Dirt Bar
The Moonshiners Southern Table + Bar
The Nightingale Room
The Original Okra Charity Saloon
The Pastry War
*PLEASE DONATE $5 TO THE HYP FREE EVENT, WE LOVE HOUSTON
ATTIRE: This is New Year's Eve. Please dress accordingly. This is a chance to dress up and put on your best. Many locations will have a dress code. Some will not. Ladies the best part about Downtown is how close all the venues are to each other. Wearing heels downtown is much easier than other neighborhoods.
Check downtownhouston.org/parking to help find parking spots.
PARKING: Due to Hurricane Harvey, many of the garages downtown are not available. Please consider taking the Metrorail, Uber, Lyft, Taxi or using PARK & RIDE for the celebration. Please look for emergency no parking signs before parking.
Join us and "Toys for Tots" on Saturday, December 2nd.
PLEASE bring a new unwrapped TOY to donate or you can donate cash/check. It will make a young boy or girl very happy to receive a special gift this holiday season!
$5 Margritas all day
$5 Bud Light all day
We will have MEDIA COVERAGE for this event, so if your ORGANIZATION or COMPANY would like to inquire about event sponsorship, please email us at email@example.com 713-409-6127
No Cost to attend
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