Insights From Westchester’s Top Women in Media
Join our own 914INC Executive Editor Amy R. Partridge at Professional Women of Westchester’s next Media Panel on January 12. The event, which also features Anne Jordan Duffy from Westfair Communications, Jeanne Muchnick from the Daily Voice, and Nancy Ward from Verizon FiOS 1 News, will help you learn to think like a reporter and pitch your story to local press like a pro. The panel convenes at Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse in Tarrytown, from 6-8pm. To register, visit:
Happy Hour for Young Professionals
Looking for an informal networking happy hour for the young professional set? Look no further. Head to Lola’s Mexican Kitchen in White Plains on January 13 at 5:30pm for a happy hour hosted by the Westchester County Association’s Young Professionals Group. No need to RSVP, just show up for a night of great conversations and informal networking.
Mix Business With Pleasure
Kick off the New Year with new connections at The Business Council of Westchester’s Business After Business networking event on January 13. The after-hours event takes place from 5-7 pm at FunFuzion in New Rochelle. Tickets are $30 for members and $45 for non-members. For more information: http://web.westchesterny.org/events/Business-After-Business-1358/details
New Year, New Connections
Ringing in the New Year with new networking opportunities is the idea behind Westchester Networking for Professionals’ upcoming annual New Year & Holiday Networking Mixer & Celebration. The event is on January 21 from 6-8 pm at the Vintage Lounge & Restaurant in White Plains. It includes networking, an open bar, appetizers, and raffle giveaways. The cost to attend is $25 for Privileged Card Members, $35 for Non-Privileged Card Members, and $45 (cash only) at the door. For more information: http://wnfpevents.webs.com
A Conversation with Burke Medical Research Institute Director
The first Westchester County Association “Candid Conversations With Business Leaders” event of the year kicks off on January 22 with Dr. Rajiv R. Ratan, Executive Director of Burke Medical Research Institute (BMRI). Hear how he started his professional journey at Johns Hopkins University, chief resident in neurology, and was later recruited to set up the Neuroprotection Laboratory in the Department of Neurology and Neuroscience at Harvard Medical School before recruiting top-notch scientists who make up the BMRI staff. The event takes place from 8:30 am- 10:30am at The Burke Rehabilitation Hospital in White Plains, NY 10601. RSVP Requested: email@example.com or call 914-948-6444.
Business… At Breakfast
The Yonkers Chamber of Commerce is hosting its next Networking Breakfast on January 27 at The Heritage Bar & Restaurant in Yonkers. The event features
Hon. Janet DiFiore, District Attorney of Westchester County, who will give a keynote speech on current events. Early Bird Coffee and the opportunity to network with members starts at 7:30 am with breakfast at 7:45 am. The cost is $15 for members, $20 for guests of members, and $25 for non-members. To reserve, call the Chamber office at (914) 963-0332.
The Business Council of Westchester’s next Speed Networking event takes place January 28 from 12-1:30 pm at the Crowne Plaza in White Plains. Enjoy an energizing, fun and fast-paced take on meeting new contacts, clients and referrals. Expect to speed network with 10 or more individual connections, plus an opportunity to meet additional attendees during lunch for open networking. Tickets are $35 for members and $45 for non-members. For more information and to register, visit: web.westchesterny.org/events/Speed-Networking-1359/details.