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Mimosa Madness Charity Benefit

A benefit brunch to support The Amanda Foundation, helping rescue animals of Southern California at the iconic Craig's of West Hollywood.

  • Sun, Feb 10, 2019 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM PST
  • West Hollywood, 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
January Leadership Lunch

Come and enjoy a lovely lunch and lively conversation with your Executive Council and Innovator peers at our January Leadership Luncheon.

  • Thu, Jan 24, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
Women's March Los Angeles

Women's March Los Angeles. All are welcome to join on 1/19/19 to stand together in justice, respect and inclusion for all. This is a non-partisan march. womensmarchla.org

  • Sat, Jan 19, 2019 10:00 AM - 3:00 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
Members Only Winter Soiree

We want to raise a toast to you! In celebration of your passion, expertise & inspiration, please join this special members-only Winter Soiree with passed appetizers and special door prizes!

  • Thu, Dec 6, 2018 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
DTLA Coffee Connection benefitting Downtown Women's Center

What better way to start your day than with a little coffee talk with like-minded women? Enjoy breakfast bites and coffee courtesy of the Omni. Bring items for donation to the Downtown Women's Center

  • Tue, Dec 4, 2018 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
#MeToo, How do We Heal?

Join us at on Thursday, November 29th at The Riveter (Marina Del Rey) to discuss options for self healing.

  • Thu, Nov 29, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Marina del Rey, CA
November Leadership Breakfast

Come discover the power of connecting intentionally while you enjoy a lovely breakfast and lively conversation with your Executive Council and Innovator peers at our November Leadership Breakfast.

  • Thu, Nov 29, 2018 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM PST
  • Santa Monica, 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
LA: The Future of Fashion

Join us on November 14th to meet and hear from a panel of top designers, stylists, retailers and influencers in the LA Fashion business.

  • Wed, Nov 14, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM PST
  • West Hollywood, CA
Financial Planning for Ambitious Women

Whether you’re working a corporate job or running your own business, you'll learn strategies on how you can best plan for a successful 2019!

  • Thu, Nov 8, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
UNICEF Masquerade Ball

The UNICEF Masquerade Ball is UNICEF Next Generation’s signature philanthropic event. Masked guests attend in support of UNICEF’s lifesaving work.

  • Thu, Oct 25 9:00 PM - Fri, Oct 26 2:00 AM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Challenges Facing Women of Color in Business & Entrepreneurship

Join us for a candid conversation with four amazing and accomplished, professional women of color working across finance, art, PR, entrepreneurship, and marketing.

  • Thu, Oct 25, 2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • 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
October Leadership Lunch

Come discover the power of connecting intentionally while you enjoy a lovely Lunch and lively conversation with your Executive Council and Innovator peers at our October Leadership Lunch.

  • Wed, Oct 17, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 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
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
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
September Leadership Breakfast

Come discover the power of connecting intentionally while you enjoy a lovely breakfast and lively conversation with your Executive Council and Innovator peers at our September Leadership Breakfast.

  • Thu, Sep 13, 2018 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM EDT
  • Beverly Hills, CA
DATE IS CHANGING: Female Founder Series: Harper Wilde

This event will be rescheduled to a later date.

  • Wed, Sep 12, 2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
DTLA Coffee Connection

What better way to start your day than with a little coffee talk with like-minded women?

  • Thu, Sep 6, 2018 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM 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
Women Rocking the Vote: Why Midterm Elections Matter

International Women’s Day is an important day for us at Ellevate. Join us for this special panel to meet the women leading the charge to get Los Angeles engaged and learn why midterms matter.

  • Wed, Aug 22, 2018 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
August Leadership Lunch - How Do You Define Power?

How Women rise through meaningful collaboration - Come and enjoy a lovely lunch and lively conversation led by Tatiana Dudyez, amongst your Executive Council & Innovator peers at our August Luncheon.

  • Wed, Aug 15, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM PDT
  • Santa Monica, CA
Story Slam at the Riveter: Gorgeous Co-Working Space in West LA

Story Slam allows us to shine the light on Ellevate members. Hear from four dynamic Ellevate LA members as they each share one 10 minute story, straight from their hearts on the theme of transition.

  • Tue, Jul 24, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Sunny Spot Happy Hour

Join us for a our summer happy hour at the popular Sunny Spot! Complimentary appetizers, cash bar.

  • Thu, Jul 12, 2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • Marina del Rey, 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
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