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Pandemic Pivots as a Business Owner with SANT|M Shoe CEO and Founder Min Santandrea

Meet Min Santandera, founder of SANT|M shoe company for an engaging conversation on navigating through this global crisis. Followed by an online trunk show with her fabulous functional stylish shoes.

  • Thu, Jul 30, 2020 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM PDT
  • Online
  • Orange County
2020 LinkedIn Liftoff with Ellevate OC at Hera Hub Irvine

Learn how to craft an outstanding LinkedIn profile with industry experts; discover tips to create on-line connections which become professional opportunities. Enjoy intentional networking and more!

  • Wed, Jan 15, 2020 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Irvine, CA
Winter Wonderland: Mix and Mingle with Ellevate OC Members

Celebrate the holidays with Ellevate OC at the Fashion Island Lincoln Experience Center. Bring an unwrapped toy for the Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation, Enjoy networking, nibbles and a drawing.

  • Wed, Dec 18, 2019 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Newport Beach, CA
Building Resilience: Coffee Talk with Ellevate OC

Sold out! Meet Ellevate OC at a beautiful bistro; share ideas on how to self-manage during times of change at work and in life. Intentional networking builds connection and reduces stress!

  • Fri, Dec 6, 2019 7:45 AM - 9:00 AM PST
  • Newport Beach, CA
Financial Tips for Female Entrepreneurs at HERA HUB Orange County

Join Ellevate OC for an exciting conversation on finance; from starting your business to growing it and beyond. Build your intentional network and explore OC's only women focused co-working space.

  • Wed, Sep 18, 2019 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Irvine, CA
GPS for Your Career: Mega Event with PIHRA--OC and ATD-OC

Are you ready to speed up career success and enjoy personal fulfillment? Learn how to by building on: Lifelong Learning, Networking and Career Exploration. Panel discussion with experts and more!

  • Wed, Jul 17, 2019 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Irvine, CA
Ellevate OC Presents: Own Your Leadership with Dr. Bernice Ledbetter

Join special guest speaker, Dr. Bernice Ledbetter and the of women Ellevate OC and friends, for an important conversation about women and leadership.

  • Wed, May 15, 2019 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Irvine, CA
Effective Marketing Strategies Made Simple

If you are tired of having a scattered approach to your marketing and ready to learn marketing strategies that work, then join us for the Marketing Blast Off Workshop to learn how.

  • Wed, Apr 24, 2019 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM PDT
  • Aliso Viejo, CA
Join Ellevate OC for an RBG Documentary Screening and Discussion at UCI

"RBG is a revelatory documentary exploring Ginsburg 's exceptional life & career from Betsy West & Julie Cohen; co-produced by Storyville Films & CNN Films." Enjoy screening, discussion & lite bites.

  • Wed, Mar 20, 2019 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Irvine, CA
Know the Power of Your Presence! Join Ellevate OC and Accelerate Your Career Success with Expert Advice.

Make 2019 your best year yet! Join Ellevate OC for an evening intentional networking along with expert tips on personal presence. Simple changes can bring big results!

  • Wed, Jan 16, 2019 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Irvine, CA
The Success Summit: Secrets to a Profitable and Passionate 2019

Start the year off on Purpose! Create your Intention, a Vision Plan, and a Success Blueprint to make 2019 your best year ever!

  • Fri, Jan 11, 2019 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM PST
  • Dana Point, CA
Join Ellevate OC: Enjoy a Relaxing Winter Mix and Mingle Supporting Toys for Tots

Celebrate the season with intentional networking and joyful giving. Join Ellevate OC and friends for holiday cheer at the Lincoln Experience Center at Fashion Island. Bring an unwrapped toy to share!

  • Wed, Dec 19, 2018 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Newport Beach, CA
Ellevate OC Community Connections: Creating Joy Jars and the Importance of "Never Ever Give Up!"

Resilience and gratitude are lessons for life. Join us to create"Joy Jars" with intentional networking and lite bites. Learn the story of twelve year old Jess Rees and share her inspiring legacy!

  • Wed, Nov 14, 2018 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Irvine, CA
She Sells: Brunch with Serial Entrepreneur Kelly Cosenza! Bring your friends and join Ellevate Chapters OC and SD at the Outlets of San Clemente!

Inspirational Fireside chat with Kelly Cosenza, owner of the CA based Daisy Shoppe stores. Learn what it's like to run a retail chain, design products, and be a Mom. Networking, Shopping and More!

  • Sat, Nov 3, 2018 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT
  • San Clemente, CA
She Sells: Brunch with Serial Entrepreneur Kelly Cosenza! Bring your friends and join Ellevate Chapters OC and SD at the Outlets of San Clemente!

Inspirational Fireside chat with Kelly Cosenza, owner of the CA based Daisy Shoppe stores. Learn what it's like to run a retail chain, design products, and be a Mom. Networking, Shopping and More!

  • Sat, Nov 3, 2018 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT
  • San Clemente, CA
Join Ellevate OC for a Special Coffee Connect and Diversity Discussion

Ride the #MobilizeWomen Summit wave with coffee and conversation. Meet the women Ellevating Orange County and discuss a "Change of Focus" from Diversity to Inclusion at this special morning meet-up.

  • Tue, Sep 25, 2018 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM PDT
  • Newport Beach, CA
Member Appreciation - Leadercast Streaming and Networking All Day Event

The Lincoln Experience Center is hosting a live, premier simulcast of the largest one-day leadership event. Sessions and Networking from 7:30-2:30 - See agenda details in your special invitation.

  • Fri, May 4, 2018 7:30 AM - 2:30 PM PDT
  • Newport Beach, CA
Member Appreciation Opportunity - Streaming Leadercast

Live Simulcast of Leadercast, a global leadership conference. The event starts at with a networking breakfast followed by the simulcast! Great line-up of speakers streaming throughout the day.

  • Fri, May 4, 2018 7:30 AM - 2:30 PM PDT
  • Newport Beach, CA
Derby Day: The Art of Millinery - Free Event with the Lincoln Experience Center

Member Appreciation Event with Lincoln Experience Center. Enjoy an exclusive, fun and fashionable Art of Millinery event with expert hat making instructor, Yvonne Lewis.

  • Thu, May 3, 2018 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM EDT
  • Newport Beach, CA
Member Appreciation -Derby Day: The Art of Millinery

Member Appreciation - Lincoln Experience Center will be hosting an exclusive, fun and fashionable Art of Millinery event with expert hat making instructor, Yvonne Lewis.

  • Thu, May 3, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Newport Beach, CA
Complimentary SoulCycle Rides for Ellevate OC Members

Through the end of June, Ellevate members enjoy complimentary rides at SoulCycle Newport Beach. See the invitation for further details.

  • Fri, Jun 30, 2017 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM PDT
  • Newport Beach, CA
Ask Sallie Krawcheck: Energizing Morning Networking and Own It Book Discussion

Sallie will be joining us live via Facetime -- to Explore the Power of Women at Work! Meet the women Ellevating the OC; enjoy an engaging morning networking session and facilitated book discussion!

  • Fri, Jun 16, 2017 7:30 AM - 8:45 AM PDT
  • Irvine, CA
Ellevate OC Member Event: SoulCycle Group Ride

Join Ellevate OC for an invigorating group ride courtesy of SoulCycle Newport Beach.

  • Sat, Jun 10, 2017 11:45 AM - 12:30 PM PDT
  • Newport Beach, CA
The OC is Ellevating: Coffee Connect

Join the women Ellevating the OC for a pre-work light breakfast event. Connect with an amazing group of individuals dedicated to helping one another and closing the gender achievement gap.

  • Fri, Mar 17, 2017 7:30 AM - 8:45 AM PDT
  • Newport Beach, CA
New Year, New You: Building Confidence Through Wardrobe at Rebecca Taylor Fashion Island

Bring your business cards and join an amazing group of women at Rebecca Taylor in Fashion Island to shop, sip, save & connect.

  • Wed, Jan 18, 2017 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Newport Beach, CA
September 30, 2016: Ellevate the OC!

Please join us for the first official gathering of the new Orange County Chapter of Ellevate.

  • Fri, Sep 30, 2016 7:30 AM - 8:45 AM PDT
  • Newport Beach, CA
2014 Fortune The Most Powerful Women's Summit Oct.6th-8th

The 2014 Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit will be held October 6-8, 2014 in Laguna Niguel CA. The 2014 Fortune MPW Summit is at capacity. To apply for the wait list, please click here.This year’s...

  • Mon, Oct 6, 2014 11:00 AM - 10:30 PM EDT
  • Dana Point, CA
Orange County Summer 2010 Events

July 7th Happy Hour

  • Wed, Jul 7, 2010 7:30 AM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Newport Beach, CA
Orange County May 2010 Happy Hour

Social Media: What, When and How? Join professional women in the Orange County area for a lively discussion on the value of social media. Let’s exchange ideas and stories over drinks and appe...

  • Tue, May 4, 2010 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Newport Beach, CA
Career Relaunch Forum

A return to work conference. Go to www.irelaunch.com for details and registration.

  • Thu, Mar 11, 2010 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM EST
  • Irvine, CA