Browsing articles tagged with " After Work"

INVITE: After Work with Cynthia Rowley (NYC)

Nov 24, 2015   //   by Shayna D   //   Blog, Invites  //  No Comments

It’s our final After Work conversation of the year and who better to end it with than a woman for whom success seems effortless but who makes it her business to challenge herself and take endless risks. We’re talking ‘fearless optimism and risk taking’ with leading global lifestyle designer Cynthia Rowley at our December 9th breakfast event. Rowley fell into fashion after being discovered on a train, has won a CFDA award and is a best-selling author.

Wednesday December 9, 2015

8:00am: Doors Open | 8:30am: Live Discussion | 9:15amBreakfast Reception

Soho House: 29-35 Ninth Avenue (btwn 13th/14th Streets)

Tickets available HERE

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NYC: After Work at Squarespace: Women in Tech

Oct 21, 2015   //   by Shayna D   //   Events, New York City  //  No Comments

For this month’s #AfterWork session, we partnered with Squarespace and took over their New York HQ for an in-depth discussion from women who not only innovate within their own organizations, but also foster innovation in others.  Rachel Weiss is Head of Digital at L’Oreal and spearheaded L’Oreal’s Women in Digital initiative.  Soraya Darabi is the founder of Zady.com, which curates ethically minded clothing online.   And Brooke Hammerling is the founder of Brew PR known for being one of the most forward thinking tech PR agencies around.

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(L to R) Dee Poku (Founder, WIE) chats with Soraya Darabi, Brooke Hammerling, Rachel Weiss

 

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INVITE: After Work – Getting on Boards (NYC)

Oct 15, 2015   //   by Shayna D   //   Blog, Invites  //  No Comments

Board directorships can be rewarding and potentially lucrative positions.  But how do you best position yourself as a credible candidate and leverage your professional skills? Our panel of experts who specialize in board recruitment, or are on boards themselves, will share valuable insights on the best ways to secure corporate board or non-profit board seats.

Panelists: Professor Noreena Hertz (Board Member: Warner Music Group, RWE AG), Matrice Ellis-Kirk (Board Member: President’s Commission on White House Fellowships, North Texas Tollway Authority and The Dallas Center for the Performing Arts Foundation) and Ellie Wheeler (Principal, Greycroft Partners).  Read panelist bios HERE

Monday October 26, 2015

7:00pm: Doors Open | 7:30pm: Live Discussion | 8:15pmChampagne Reception

Soho House: 29-35 Ninth Avenue (btwn 13th/14th Streets)

TICKETS AVAILABLE HERE

 

INVITE: After Work With Women in Tech (NYC)

Oct 5, 2015   //   by Shayna D   //   Blog, Invites  //  No Comments

Join us on October 13th to hear from three women in technology, who not only innovate within their own organizations, but also foster innovation in others.  Rachel Weiss is Head of Digital at L’Oreal and spearheaded L’Oreal’s Women in Digital initiative.  Soraya Darabi is the founder of Zady.com, which curates ethically minded clothing online.   And Brooke Hammerling is the founder of Brew PR known for being one of the most forward thinking tech PR agencies around.

Tuesday October 13, 2015

6:30pm: Doors Open | 7:00pm: Live Discussion | 7:45pmCocktail Reception

Squarespace HQ: 28 Mercer Street, 2nd Floor

Tickets Available HERE

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INVITE: After Work with Pilar Guzman & Chris Mitchell (NYC)

Apr 20, 2015   //   by Shayna D   //   Blog, Invites  //  No Comments
Please join us for the next installment of After Work featuring husband and wife power couple Pilar Guzman (Editor-in-Chief, Conde Nast Traveler) and Chris Mitchell (Publisher, Vanity Fair).
Conde Nast Traveler’s Pilar Guzman has reimagined the magazine to critical acclaim and Vanity Fair publisher Chris Mitchell, formerly of GQ and Wired, has the golden touch when it comes to driving revenue.  Join us as we sit down to discuss innovation, print vs. digital and the realities of being a hardworking couple with high powered jobs and a family to balance. 
 
 
Tuesday May 12, 2015
 
6:30pm: Doors Open | 7:00pmLive Discussion | 7:45pmCocktail Reception
 
PUCK BUILDING
295 Lafayette Street (at West Houston), 5th Floor
 
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NYC: After Work with Zac Posen

Dec 20, 2014   //   by Shayna D   //   Events, New York City  //  No Comments

Renowned fashion designer (and Project Runway judge) Zac Posen joined us at Soho House in New York for the latest session in the After Work speaker series.  Posen sat down with celebrated fashion journalist Alina Cho to discuss his rise to the top of the fashion industry.  Immediately following the conversation, guests enjoyed champagne and Johnnie Walker cocktails as they mingled on the venue’s rooftop.

 

 

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Zac Posen and Alina Cho discuss his path in the fashion industry

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Guests crowded into the audience at Soho House to hear this live conversation

 

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Dee Poku (Founder, WIE Network) joins Zac and Alina for a post-event photo

 

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The mandatory post event elevator selfie with Carolina Alduey and Asha Paul!

 

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