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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
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
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
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
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
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
Quilt Saturday Meetup (Eastside)

Join us for snacks, good vibes, and of course, meeting rad ladies! This month, we're highlighting Casey Goch, founder of Shreebs Coffee, as she shares about her entrepreneurial journey.

  • Sat, Apr 7, 2018 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, 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
Cocktails with Nicole Lapin, Author of Rich Bitch, a NYTimes Bestseller

JOIN US FOR A BOOK SIGNING AND Q&A SESSION WITH NICOLE LAPIN, AUTHOR OF RICH BITCH AND NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER!RICH BITCHBy Nicole LapinTalking about money sucks - but so does being broke.D...

  • Tue, Mar 31, 2015 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Women of Influence: The Business of Love

Register now to attend our first event of the year, "The Business of Love!" You'll discover the ins and outs of the business behind the dating industry- and hear from the biggest players in th...

  • Tue, Feb 17, 2015 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM EST
  • West Hollywood, CA
Speaker Series: Startup Funding

The Los Angeles Chapter of Ellevate Network is thrilled to bring you another evening of education, networking and cocktails. Please join us for a panel on the topic of various startup funding avenu...

  • Tue, Oct 21, 2014 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
'Summer Soiree' Launch Party

As you're already aware 85 Broads has rebranded to reflect the changing women's networking environment and we're now Ellevate Network! To celebrate the rebranding, new mission and to continue with ...

  • Wed, Jul 30, 2014 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM EDT
  • Los Angeles, CA