Tag Archives: Networking

Pizza Expo

Monday, March 19
Las Vegas Convention Center

The World’s Largest Pizza Industry Show
Now in Our 34th Year Serving Independent and Chain Pizzerias

Attendees include pizzeria or pizza-concept restaurant owners, operators and managers, as well as distributors and food brokers.

Exhibitors include suppliers of pizza ingredients and pizza flour, point-of-sales systems, ovens, kitchen equipment, marketing and promotional materials and many other companies providing goods and services to the pizza restaurant industry.

Pizza Expo is not open to the general public.

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Photo Booth Expo

Westgate Las Vegas Resort

2018 Photo Booth Expo Show Schedule:

Seminars: Sunday March 11, Noon-6PM • Monday March 12, 9-5 • Tuesday March 13, 9-11 • Wednesday March 14, 9-11.

Exhibit Hall:
 Monday March 12, 5-8 • Tuesday March 13, 11-5 • Wednesday March 14, 11-3.

Whether it’s technical, administrative or marketing, PBX is where you will find the answers and information you need to build your Photo Booth Business. You’ll connect with top professionals in the event entertainment industry and gain access to a huge knowledge base of experience.

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Party Pics: Preview Las Vegas

The Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce welcomed the business community to its annual signature forecasting event Preview Las Vegas, at the Thomas & Mack Center, where nearly 2,000 attendees connected with one another on the exhibit floor and heard from business experts on how to level up in 2018.

Barrick’s BaTTleborn Series

Saturday, March 3
Rob Roy’s Innevation Center, 6795 S Edmond Street, 3rd Floor, Las Vegas

Barrick Gold Corporation has joined forces with Cisco, Switch and Unearthed to provide Nevada’s innovation and tech community with a premier opportunity to build skills, scale ventures and engage with great talent.

“Barrick is excited to host the state’s first global mining hackathon in Las Vegas,” said Michael Brown, President, Barrick USA. “We are at the forefront of revolutionizing traditional mining through digital integration, and we look forward to bringing our technology partners to Las Vegas and to working with talented innovators to generate fresh ideas for our industry.”

BattleBorn, a name inspired by the Nevada state flag, was created by the world’s leading gold mining company to infuse the resource industry with bold ideas and exponential technologies. BattleBorn includes a series of boot camps, a 54-hour hackathon, and a startup exchange, that will bring together competitors, observers, industry leaders, and startups.

Hackathon – A 54-hour high-intensity programming competition for participants, over the weekend of March 9 – 11, to solve innovation challenges in the mining industry. A panel of judges will evaluate the potential applicability to real-world industry. Prizes, totaling $20,000, will be awarded to the top teams. Silicon Foundry, an innovation platform with deep ties in Silicon Valley, will be offering a winning team exposure to its network and startup best practices.

“Hackathons like BattleBorn are a key initiator of outside the box digital thinking that will drive future success in the mining industry. We are delighted to support Barrick as they transform mining,” said Brad Bechtold, National Director, Mining Transformation, Cisco Canada.

Boot Camps – On March 3, challenge descriptions will be shared during a session where participants will engage mentors in a question and answer session. On March 7, Amazon Web Services, Barrick, Cisco, Silicon Foundry and Unearthed will lead a tech onboarding session. The workshops will provide participants with the tools and techniques they will need to succeed over the hackathon weekend.

Startup Exchange – On March 12, an exhibition-style event will be held to showcase early-stage ventures from around the world. The Startup Exchange is a platform for industry leaders to engage with these ventures and find ways to deploy their solutions.

“Globally, Unearthed is driving a mission for the resources sector – to innovate the way it operates and introduce new technologies with the ability to improve current practices. The hackathon events we’ve produced with Barrick continue this mission,” said Zane Prickett, Director, Unearthed.

The ultimate goal of BattleBorn is to have a distinctive impact on Nevada’s growing technology and innovation community. Individuals can get involved by competing in a hackathon, exhibiting a startup, learning about developments in the resource sector or networking with industry leaders.

All events will take place from March 3 – 12 at Rob Roy’s Innevation Center, powered by Switch, located at 6795 S Edmond Street, 3rd Floor, Las Vegas, NV 89118.

For more information about the BattleBorn series of events, including participant registration and ticket purchase, visit www.battleborn.tech.

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Join MYVEGAS Magazine as they honor the Top 100 Lawyers in Las Vegas!

Wednesday, March 7 at 11:30 AM

Join MYVEGAS Magazine as they honor the Top 100 Lawyers in Las Vegas!
Spanish Trail Country Club
5050 Spanish Trail Lane
Wednesday | March 7 | 11:30AM-1:30PM

Ticket pricing does go up every week. Purchase your tickets NOW before its too late!

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Paint the Town

Friday, January 19 at 6:00 PM
Zappos, 400 Stewart Avenue, Las Vegas

Always an evening to remember, Paint the Town is an annual one evening only “pop up” fine art exhibit where philanthropists, artists, and art lovers converge to celebrate fine art and give back to their community.

Guests are invited to bid on the artists’ curated pieces with a very generous portion of the proceeds being donated to Aid for AIDS of Nevada (AFAN). Paint the Town was founded on the idea that artists and charity alike can benefit from the creations that artists so often provide to charitable events benefitting our community. By donating the portion of the sale proceeds normally earned by a gallery to AFAN, Paint the Town creates a win-win exhibit for both artist and AFAN.

Early ticket price is $25.00.
Prices go up to $30.00 at the door.

VIP Tickets are $50.00. VIP guests enjoy the VIP reception (6:00 – 7:00); an intimate meeting and champagne toast with the artists, and first chance to “buy it now.”

All Ticket price is applied toward the purchase of art with a value over $250.

Back bar USA will be providing complimentary beer, wine, and a specialty cocktail

Chronic Tacos will be on site serving their authentic Mexican cuisine.

For more information about Paint the Town or if you are an artist interested in exhibiting, please contact:
Michael Stein
Attorney at Law and Patron of the Arts
T: 702-521-5792
E-mail: lasvegaslawyer@yahoo.com

For more information about AFAN please contact:
Garrett Pattiani | Director of Events
1120 Almond Tree Lane, Las Vegas, NV 89104
T: 702.383.8095 | F: 702.366.1609
E-mail: garrett@afanlv.org | www.afanlv.org

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Winter 2017 Launch Party

Friday, December 1 at 6:00 PM
Skyfall Lounge, Delano Las Vegas, 3940 Las Vegas Blvd S, Delano Las Vegas, Las Vegas

Vegas Legal Magazine hosts a night of cocktails and prestigious company as they celebrate their Winter 2017 publication.
2017 Legal Excellence Award winners will be presented during the launch party!

For more information visit http://www.vegaslegalmagazine.com/winter-17-18-launch-party-invitation/

AFP Philanthropy Day Celebration

Tuesday, November 14 at 11:30 AM
The Westgate Hotel

Local Leaders in Philanthropy Honored for their Contributions
Once again, the Las Vegas community shows their generous spirit

LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas’ most philanthropic-minded volunteers, community leaders and development professionals will Celebrate and Elevate Philanthropy as the Las Vegas chapter of Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP Las Vegas) honors the winners of the 2017 National Philanthropy Day® Awards, Tuesday, Nov. 14, Grand Ballroom, Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino, 3000 Paradise Road. Individual tickets are $70 and a table of 10 is $600.

According to Association of Fundraising Professionals, National Philanthropy Day® is both an official day and a grassroots movement. Every year, since 1986 when President Ronald Reagan first proclaimed November 15th as National Philanthropy Day®, communities across the globe have celebrated by hosting events to recognize contributions of donors, volunteers, foundations, leaders, corporations, and others engaged in philanthropy.

Winners are selected by the AFP Las Vegas Philanthropy Day awards committee who vetted several hundred nominations for seven categories including Outstanding Philanthropist, Outstanding Youth Philanthropist, Outstanding Corporation, Lifetime Achievement, Outstanding Development Professional, Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser, and Outstanding Foundation.

“This year it was difficult to select the winners as we had so many outstanding nominations,” said Sylvia Wolf, chair for National Philanthropy Day® Las Vegas. “We’re truly humbled by the impact these winners have made in our community.”

To learn more about sponsorship opportunities or to purchase tickets, please visit www.afplasvegas.org

For more information visit https://afplasvegas.org/events/national-philanthropy-day/

Food Network Magazine Cooking School 2017

Saturday, November 11 at 8:30 AM
International Culinary Center

Every food lover’s dream is to go to Culinary School and now Food Network Magazine readers can do just that! Join Food Network Star Marcus Samuelsson, Food Network Magazine editors and International Culinary Center chef-instructors and learn how COOK LIKE A STAR at the second Food Network Magazine Cooking School. Cook, learn and have fun at this one-of-a-kind event!

Select the morning event with breakfast (8:30AM – 12:30PM) or the afternoon event with lunch (2PM – 6PM; NOTE – AFTERNOON SESSION is SOLD OUT). Every guest will receive an event gift bag, a Food Network Magazine branded apron and gifts from sponsors.

International Culinary Center
28 Crosby Street
New York, NY 10013

Sat, November 11, 2017
8:30 AM – 12:30 PM EST


For more information visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/food-network-magazine-cooking-school-2017-tickets-36837612290

An Evening for Entrepreneurs

Thursday, December 7 at 7:00 PM
University of Phoenix – Las Vegas Campus, 3755 Breakthrough Way. Las Vegas

An Evening for Entrepreneurs is an exciting celebration and awards ceremony honoring the work of local business owners and the marketing consultants and agencies that support them. Designed to provide small business owners, entrepreneurs, and startups in your area with a platform to celebrate the amazing work accomplished in their businesses, this event is a must-attend for anyone at any stage of transforming their dream into business reality, as many companies did, as you can see for example in An Insider’s Look into the Launch of SpotSee. Featuring a powerful keynote address, networking, refreshments, exhibits, and an awards ceremony highlighting the work of 6 small businesses and 6 marketing consultants/agencies this event is packed with value for anyone who attends.

For more information visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/an-evening-for-entrepreneurs-2017-las-vegas-tickets-37986912879?aff=es2

Party Pics: Visionaire World x We Are One+Together

We Are One+Together partnered with Visionaire World to kick of the Mr. Gay Syria initiative in order to secure asylum for the Mr. Gay Syria contestants, including financing legal aid as well as generating political and public support. These brave individuals chose to host a competition to illuminate urgent issues facing LGBTQ+ individuals in the Middle East. 

We hope to inspire our community to take a stand with the Mr. Gay Syria contestants in solidarity by signing our petition urging the Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) and the U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services to take swift action and accelerate the process of granting the five courageous contestants asylum.

We Are One+TogetherVisionaire World and Grindr present the premier of a short film, War Within (04.10 min)directed by Palestinian, Lebanese director Zaher Saleh as part of the We Are One+Together film seriesThe film tells a very personal story of a gay Muslim man’s struggle to reconcile his sexuality with his faith, his longing for acceptance from his family and his journey to love and accept himself. 

Visionaire World also showcased a short film inspired by the Mr. Gay Syria pageant starringCaroline Vreeland, Connie Flemming,, Elliott Sailors, Ladyfag, Maryna Linchuk, and Yara Sofia..

New Amsterdam Circle Benefit

Thursday, May 11, from 8 to 11 pm
Museum of the City of New York, 1220 Fifth Avenue at 103rd St.

The Museum of the City of New York invites young professional New Yorkers to celebrate springtime at the Museum’s first ever New Amsterdam Circle Benefit party. The New Amsterdam Circle is a membership group for young professionals aged 25-40 who are interested in exploring and celebrating the vibrancy, diversity, and energy of the cultural capital of the world: New York City. Members get a first look at Museum exhibitions and attend exclusive events where they meet fellow New Yorkers who share similar interests in everything from architecture and design to graffiti and activism.

Guests Will Enjoy:

 Ø  DJ Yah Supreme spinning

Ø  Live music by Afro-beat band Armo (featuring members of Antibalas)

Ø  Real time portraits created by the artists of Drawn Together NYC & Lola Serano

Ø  Mixed drinks by New Amsterdam Vodka

Ø  Burgers and shakes from Harlem Shake

Ø  Authentic Neapolitan pizza by Neapolitan Express

Ø  Exclusive after-hours access to New York at Its Core, the first ever Museum exhibition to explore all 400 years of New York City history and offer an interactive look at the future


Festive attire
Ages 25-40
$75 for members
$100 for non-members

 Click here for more info.