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LA Happy Hour/Mixer “Wednesday at Sunset”

Meet you on the rooftop! Join 85 Broads in Los Angeles for our monthly Happy Hour and Mixer at the sophisticated London West Hollywood Hotel in West Hollywood. The happy hour event will take place...

  • Wed, Jul 25, 2012 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM EDT
  • West Hollywood, CA
By Invitation Only, An Evening with Alexis Maybank of the Gilt Groupe

85 Broads is thrilled to welcome Alexis Maybank, co-founder of the GILT Groupe, to Southern California for an exclusive, intimate evening of networking, Q&A, hors d’oeuvres, and VeeV cock...

  • Tue, Jun 19, 2012 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • West Hollywood, CA
Miss Representation

85 Broads, along with GSEP Alumni Relations, will co-sponsor a film screening of Jennifer Siebel Newsom’s, Miss Representation. The film explores how the media’s misrepresentations of women h...

  • Wed, May 9, 2012 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Chicago Booth Women's Week: Los Angeles

Meet Chicago Booth alumnae at casual gatherings around the world, including host Zina Markevicius, Booth MBA ‘02. Come ask all of your questions about business school and Chicago, and get real answ...

  • Tue, May 8, 2012 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Santa Monica, CA
LA Happy Hour - Networking & Social Event

Please join us for an 85 Broads networking event at V Lounge in Santa Monica. To engage in conversation and share best practices, come with your favorite time-saving tips and tools. We’ll collect a...

  • Thu, Apr 26, 2012 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Santa Monica, CA
85 Broads - LA Happy Hour

Join 85 Broads in Los Angeles for their monthly Happy Hour and Mixer. Meet LA area chapter leaders, mingle with other fabulous Broads and make some great connections.

  • Tue, Mar 27, 2012 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Santa Monica, CA
Your Office, Your Terms! Event in Los Angeles

This event is open to aspiring and current entrepreneurs, technologists and investors and is free to those who attend (this is an open event for females and males) to network and connect. This even...

  • Sun, Feb 5, 2012 7:00 PM - 7:05 PM EST
  • Los Angeles, CA
85 Broads Champagne Taittinger Get-Together

Join us for an 85 Broads Champagne get-together and evening discussion with Champagne Taittinger’s Artistic Director, Vitalie Taittinger. For the last five years, Vitalie Taittinger has been the Ar...

  • Mon, Jan 30, 2012 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST
  • Los Angeles, CA
Skirball Cultural Center presents Women Hold Up Half The Sky

Join fellow 85 Broads members in a private tour of the Women Hold Up Half The Sky exhibition at the Skirball Cultural Center, followed by lunch and an open-discussion at Zeidler’s Cafe. Women Hold ...

  • Sat, Dec 10, 2011 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM EST
  • Los Angeles, CA
Women 2.0 Founder Friday – Los Angeles

Join Women 2.0 Los Angeles for our December Founder Friday – sponsored by Microsoft Office 365. This event takes place on Friday, December 2 from 6-9pm at the Microsoft Retail store in Centu...

  • Fri, Dec 2, 2011 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST
  • Los Angeles, CA
85 Broads LA September Happy Hour

See www.85broadsseptla.eventbrite.com for more details.

  • Tue, Sep 27, 2011 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Santa Monica, CA
Women's Venture Capital Fund - Investing in Women Entrepreneurs

85 Broads SoCal, The Harvard Business School Club of Los Angeles, and the Women’s Venture Capital Fund are hosting a reception on June 23rd at 6PM to present and discuss the untapped opportunities ...

  • Thu, Jun 23, 2011 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Networking Event with the SoCal Chapter of 85 Broads

Join members of the SoCal chapter at a networking event with 85 Broads members and friends at the Viceroy Hotel in Santa Monica! This will be the first of a series of events and mixers in the LA re...

  • Wed, May 25, 2011 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Santa Monica, CA
Beverly Hills Fashion Relief

Lion’esque Style hosts Pre-Summer Fashion Relief Fling with Johnnie-O, Heather Belle, Tieks by Gavrieli and Katini Bikini at the exclusive George Michael of Beverly Hills – portion of p...

  • Wed, May 18, 2011 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Beverly Hills, CA
Beverly Hills Fashion Relief

Lion’esque Style hosts Pre-Summer Fashion Relief Fling with Johnnie-O, Heather Belle, Tieks by Gavrieli and Katini Bikini at the exclusive George Michael of Beverly Hills – portion of p...

  • Wed, May 18, 2011 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Beverly Hills, CA
Booth Women's Week: Los Angeles

Meet Chicago Booth alumnae at casual gatherings around the world, including host Zina Markevicius, Booth MBA ‘02. Come ask all of your questions about business school and Chicago, and get real answ...

  • Tue, May 10, 2011 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Santa Monica, CA
Stand Up! Stand Out! Ms. JD's 4th Annual Conference on Women in Law

Stand Up! Stand Out! is a conference for law students and junior attorneys focusing on the skills and knowledge these new lawyers need to distinguish themselves and succeed in the profession. With ...

  • Wed, Mar 30, 2011 8:00 PM - 8:05 PM EDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Film Funding Workshop: Finance & Sell Your Film in the Digital Age

This hands-on seminar will answer your questions about financing and selling your film. It provides a practical, step-by-step guide to the funding sources for your movie, how to create the tools yo...

  • Sat, Mar 19, 2011 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM EDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
The So Cal Chapter of 85 Broads Presents - An Evening of Self Defense

Join your fellow 85 Broads members for a limited-capacity self-defense workshop, followed by wine and cheese. You will be actively engaged with martial arts instructor and fitness guru, Vanessa Mar...

  • Fri, Oct 22 7:00 PM - Sat, Oct 23 6:00 PM EDT
  • El Segundo, CA
The Top 5 Things to Position Yourself Online While Protecting Your Privacy

Cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and guest speaker, Karl Kasca, giving us the low-down on taking advantage of social media, and the basics of branding yourself online, including how to get comfortab...

  • Thu, May 20, 2010 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • El Segundo, CA
Wine & Bundt Tasting

Wine & Bundt Tasting at Kiss My Bundt Join 85 Broads SoCal for the first ever Wine & Bundt tasting! On Tuesday, April 20, Kiss My Bundt bakery will be hosting a tasting exclusively for 8...

  • Tue, Apr 20, 2010 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM EDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Jewelry Networking Event - Westside/Downtown Chapter of Socal

Join us for cocktails, networking and jewelry! Browse or shop for Lia Sophia jewelry while you meet and mingle with the fabulous women of 85 Broads Socal. There will be discounted items and raffles...

  • Thu, Mar 4, 2010 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Los Angeles, CA
Getting to 50/50: How Working Couples Can Have It All By Sharing It All

Authors Sharon Meers (85 Broads Power Circle Member) and Joanna Strober will be speaking at UCLA on February 25th. UCLA School of Public Affairs Thursday, February 25, 12:00 p.m. Public Affairs Bui...

  • Thu, Feb 25, 2010 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM EST
  • Los Angeles, CA
INSEAD The Business School for the World: Los Angeles

INSEAD’s full-time MBA Programme hosts Information Sessions & Master Classes Worldwide. Click here for events in your country: http://www.insead.edu/mba/meet_us/form/Offcampusevents.cfm. Join u...

  • Fri, Nov 20 6:30 PM - Sat, Nov 21 6:00 PM EST
  • Los Angeles, CA
5th Annual Run for Her 5k Run and Friendship Walk for Ovarian Cancer Research and Awareness

What began during a brainstorming session for a Master’s thesis soon turned into the run for her 5k Run and Friendship Walk. Motivated by her mom’s 10 year battle with cancer and inspir...

  • Sun, Nov 15, 2009 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM EST
  • Los Angeles, CA
Book Soup

It Takes a Pillage book talk/signing.

  • Thu, Oct 29 10:30 PM - Sat, Oct 31 1:00 AM EDT
  • West Hollywood, CA
UCLA Women’s Leadership Institute: UCLA Executive Education

UCLA’s Women’s Leadership Institute empowers you to maximize your impact as a change agent in your organization. Drawing upon the extraordinary intellectual capital of the UCLA Anderson...

  • Sun, Oct 11, 2009 8:00 PM - 8:05 PM EDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
85 Broads SoCal Happy Hour

You are invited to a SoCal Chapter happy hour in Santa Monica! Looking to connect or reconnect with other professional women in the community? Trying to find out what opportunities might exist in a...

  • Thu, Jul 23, 2009 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Santa Monica, CA
"Why He Didn't Call You Back": Book Signing

NY Times bestselling author Rachel Greenwald is coming to LA to discuss her new book! “Why He Didn’t Call You Back: 1,000 Guys Reveal What They REALLY Thought About You After Your Date...

  • Mon, Apr 20, 2009 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
"Why He Didn't Call You Back": Dating Panel with Rachel Greenwald

NY Times bestselling author Rachel Greenwald is coming to LA to discuss her new book! “Why He Didn’t Call You Back: 1,000 Guys Reveal What They REALLY Thought About You After Your Date...

  • Sun, Apr 19, 2009 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM EDT
  • Marina del Rey, CA