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Harnessing Financial Freedom

Join Ellevate and Verdi Advising for a workshop on how to find financial freedom, regardless of your income or income consistency.

  • Thu, Feb 6, 2020 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
Lean In to Your Grand Vision - Innovator + Executive Council Only

What's on the other side of success? When you've achieved a lot in your life and your career, sometimes leaning into MORE feels risky, like you have more to lose. How can you craft a vision for MORE?

  • Wed, Jan 29, 2020 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
Go From Flat To Fascinating: How to Increase Engagement in Any Room

Networking that's actually enjoyable, wine & sweets with three of Ellevate LA’s masters of engagement to learn their top tricks for creating memorable experience for any occasion.

  • Thu, Nov 14, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
The Powerful Woman's Immersive Reset

Are you longing to create your ascension to success in your personal and professional life according to all of who you truly are within? Do you still find yourself needing to fit in a patriarchal box?

  • Fri, Sep 27 6:00 PM - Sun, Sep 29 6:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
An Undeniably Different Performance Lecture

Join Kenni Lethridge Kaufman as she empowers you to become Undeniably Different!

  • Sun, Aug 11, 2019 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • West Hollywood, CA
Los Feliz Connect & Cultivate Happy Hour

How do you pivot? Join host Mary Poffenroth and special guest speaker Heather Wright as we explore the idea of the strategic pivot while fostering deep, engaging connections with the ladies of LA.

  • Thu, Aug 1, 2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Investing for Impact: From Venture Capital to Philanthropy

This event will feature networking and a lively discussion of the many ways that capital can be invested to help spur healthy economic growth and cultural vibrancy alongside financial returns.

  • Thu, Jul 25, 2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
She Warrior Confidence

We've teamed up with the ladies of Quilt and Jenn Cassetta will be teaching - She Warrior Confidence Workshop for the first time ever in person and it's going to be a blast!

  • Tue, Jun 18, 2019 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
DTLA Coffee Connection

This special DTLA Coffee Connection will include a talk by Toni Purry, author of The Hype Book. Enjoy networking with likeminded women and breakfast bites and coffee courtesy of the Omni.

  • Thu, Jun 6, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Get Your Publishing Game Plan in Place!

Want to write a nonfiction book but not sure how to go about it? Come to this inspiring session for advice from a panel of published authors. One lucky attendee will win a free publishing consult!

  • Tue, May 28, 2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Fierce Feminine Leader: Discover the Power of Feminine Intelligence

Join us for a conversation on the ways High Achieving Women Leaders are more performant, influential and powerful when owning not only their fierce masculine energy within, but also their Femininity.

  • Tue, Apr 30, 2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Road to Success: Raising Capital for your Business

You won't want to miss this very special Ellevate LA panel addressing topics of interest to business owners of companies at all stages of growth.

  • Tue, Feb 26, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
February Leadership Lunch

Enjoy deeper, more meaningful connections with your Executive Council and Innovator peers at our February Leadership Luncheon.

  • Wed, Feb 6, 2019 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
Competition & Copycats: How to Stand-Out & Protect Your Brand

Female brand founders & marketers will discuss ways that they have been able to overcome copycats and stand out from the competition. Plus... Health-Ade Kombucha & light bites served!

  • Wed, Jan 16, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
West Hollywood Coffee Connection: Rise and Grind

Looking for a great way to perk up your networking? Then join Ellevate Los Angeles as we host our October West Hollywood Coffee connection.

  • Thu, Oct 18, 2018 7:45 AM - 9:00 AM PDT
  • West Hollywood, CA
Empowering Women in the Workplace

A panel of trailblazing women will ignite discourse on the significance of workplace equality and closing the gender gap.

  • Thu, Oct 11, 2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Wild Women Series: Visionaries Behind the Scene

This panel discussion will feature & uncover the secrets of our favorite “Wild Women.” Panelists are all female pioneers changing the way we experience wellness, art, culture, self-love, and life.

  • Thu, Oct 11, 2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • West Hollywood, CA
Unleash Your Muse with Neurohacking

​Have you ever found yourself speechless in the heat of an important moment? Join university professor and fear researcher Mary Poffenroth for a unique workshop to help face your fears.

  • Thu, Aug 30, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Business of Beauty: A Panel with Industry Experts

Peek inside the booming beauty industry, with an incredible panel including a celeb makeup artist and a startup beauty brand founder! Network while learning all about the industry.

  • Thu, Jun 21, 2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Launching a Business : Where to Start

Successful entrepreneurs speak on how they got started and share learning lessons from their Shark Tank, pop-up shop and start-up experiences.

  • Thu, May 10, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Bossed Up Presents: Know Your Worth: Negotiation Workshop

Help women know their worth through negotiation skills, navigate fear and uncertainty around negotiation, and practice strategies for assertive communication – a necessary tool for advancement

  • Mon, May 7, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
What does Equal Pay Day mean for you? Panel presentation by Savoir Collab & Ellevate LA

Equal Pay Day is a reminder that American women are paid 20-40% less than their white male colleagues. Network and discuss pay equity, negotiating at work and closing the wage gap once and for all.

  • Tue, Apr 10, 2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • West Hollywood, CA
Bumble Bizz Pop-up: Panel with LA Female Founders

Our panelists are at the forefront of the startup scene. Hear how they raised VC funding (despite the fact that only 2% of venture funding goes to female-founded teams). A light brunch will be served.

  • Sun, Mar 11, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Speed Mentoring: New You, New Ways

Join us for a panel, small group mentoring and leave with real tips on career advancement, the $$ talk and positive personal impact.

  • Wed, Feb 21, 2018 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
The Art of Speaking Your Mind: A Mini Workshop

Join Ellevate Network Los Angeles and Senior Coach Laurie Gerber of the Handel Group for an evening to reflect on and improve your communication skills. Light bites and refreshments to be provided.

  • Tue, Oct 3, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Hiding in the Bathroom: An Evening Out for Ambitious Introverts

Celebrate the release of Hiding in the Bathroom with author Morra Aarons-Mele and NationBuilder’s President Lea Endres (a fellow introvert) on some of the books juiciest topics.

  • Wed, Sep 27, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
​Do I Need a Lawyer for That?

When should you consult a lawyer? Join us for networking, light bites, and an information-packed evening at the Law Offices of Walker Stevens Cannon Yang LLP in the Arts District Downtown.

  • Thu, Sep 7, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Summer Coffee Connection

Members, come enjoy a cup of coffee on Ellevate Network. Non-members, we invite you to attend and learn more about our LA group of professional women.

  • Fri, Jul 14, 2017 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM PDT
  • West Hollywood, CA
WNORTH Connect Dinner: Building a Support System: The Importance of Advocates

WNORTH: A global gathering of women on the rise founded in the mountains of Whistler, will host a dinner for female leaders and founders in Los Angeles.

  • Fri, Mar 3, 2017 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
Ellevate LA Holiday Soiree

Join us on Sunday 12.11 from 5:00-7:00 pm as we WINE down 2016 with an evening of connecting and celebrating at The Phoenix.

  • Sun, Dec 11, 2016 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA