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Raise Her Voice: Untold Stories of Women in the Workplace

Join Ellevate for a signature event, RAISE HER VOICE, and hear four remarkable personal stories of triumph, tribulation, and adventure from women in your community. Join us and bring a friend.

  • Wed, Nov 18, 2020 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM PST
  • Online
  • Los Angeles
Volunteer Info Session + Happy Hour

Join Ellevate Los Angeles for apps + drinks after work and learn more about opportunities to volunteer with our team.

  • Wed, Mar 4, 2020 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PST
  • Culver City, CA
Design Your Life, Design Your Own Career

Are you ready to take on something really important this year - your career?

  • Fri, Feb 28, 2020 7:15 PM - 8:15 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 Ultimate Entrepreneurship Workshop

Turn Your Calling Into “A Thriving Business” That Fulfills You And Reaches More People So You Can Have A Bigger And More Positive Impact In The World!

  • Thu, Oct 24 10:00 AM - Wed, Nov 13 5:00 PM PDT
  • Beverly Hills, 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
An Evening with Fierce Females hosted by The Accessory Junkie

Join us for a special evening: exclusive summer pop up, cocktails and our first Fierce Females Panel. "Your Favorite F-word". We're talking all things Fierce, Feminine, Forward, Fun and more.

  • Wed, Jul 17, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
How To Build a Brand with a Fiercely Loyal Base: Sabine Schmitt of Only Roses

Sabine brought her luxury brand from Europe to Los Angeles only a year ago. Her clients (which include the Oscars!) are just smitten. Plus, go home with a rose! #FemaleFounderSeries

  • Thu, Jun 27, 2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • Beverly Hills, 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
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
Santa Monica Happy Hour for Innovators and Executive Council

Come meet and network with other active women leaders in Los Angeles!

  • Thu, May 16, 2019 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM PDT
  • Santa Monica, 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
Century City Leadership Lunch - Executive Council and Innovator

What is now known as an intimate circle of powerhouses who gather to create meaningful conversations while networking with authenticity, presence & passion. This event is facilitated by Tatiana Dudyez

  • Thu, Apr 25, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Marketing Blast Off Workshop - Effective Marketing Strategies Made Simple

Has the ROI on your marketing plateaued? Ready to have a strategic and systemized approach to your marketing? Then join me for The Marketing Blast Off Workshop! - FREE for Ellevate members

  • Tue, Mar 26, 2019 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM PDT
  • Santa Monica, CA
Marketing Blast Off Workshop

Women in business - Let's make it happen! Join our mission to bring real change to the way we run our businesses by believing in ourselves and creating marketing that speaks to hearts of our customers

  • Mon, Mar 11, 2019 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM PDT
  • Santa Monica, 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
New Year, New Location: Weho Coffee Connection

Start the new year off at the new location of our Weho Coffee Connection, Verve on Melrose. Pop in on your morning drive for a complimentary cup of Java and meet Ellevate members too!

  • Wed, Jan 30, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM PST
  • West Hollywood, 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
Women In Power: The Role of Female CEOs & Taking a Company Public

There are very few female CEOs who have taken companies public. (~5% CEOs in public listed cos) Hear from 2 women who lead through an IPO. Ellevate LA x National Investor Relations Institute

  • Mon, Nov 19, 2018 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
LinkedIn Leverage: The Best Kept Secret You Already Know About

Learn why LinkedIn is the best (& easiest) place to build your influence from an expert who has helped grow some of the biggest personal brands online including Gary Vaynerchuk’s & Marie Forleo’s!

  • Tue, Sep 25, 2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, 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
Workshop: Using Personal Social Media For Professional Success

How to use social media to promote your skills, network effectively and to develop leadership skills, from Instagram influencer and female founder Heidi Nazarudin (@theambitionista).

  • Wed, Jun 27, 2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • Santa Monica, CA