WE Connect: A Networking Extravaganza for LA Professionals

Mix, Mingle, and Ignite Women Entrepreneurship While Supporting A Good Cause

May 09, 2013, 08:17 ET from Women Empowered

LOS ANGELES, May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Up and coming professionals throughout Los Angeles will gather for one night of celebrating and supporting women entrepreneurship in the heart of the city.  Held at the hub of startups, ROC Santa Monica, WE Connect will combine networking, boutique shopping and beauty and massage stations while benefiting the charitable programs of Women Empowered.

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A unique non-profit organization, Women Empowered has been inspiring women throughout greater Los Angeles since 2008. Expand your networks with like-minded individuals who are dedicated to women's development, personal growth and the strength of formidable connections. Support women entrepreneurship by visiting our exhibitor lounge – filled with local women business owners with established products and services.  10% of all the evening's proceeds will go back to Women Empowered.

Be inspired by renowned keynote speaker, Reba Merrill, Celebrity Journalist, Author & Entrepreneur. Having interviewed hundreds of Hollywood's hottest stars from Whitney Houston, to Tom Cruise, to Cher, Reba will share her story of making a name for herself in a male dominated industry in an untouchable career that spanned decades.

Music provided by the "silky" blends of female DJ, Dyla, who will spin her magic throughout the evening. Another shining star in a male driven industry, this rising female DJ, remixer, and producer delivers with some of the hottest electronic dance music on the scene. The first 60 guests will receive a fabulous VIP Swag Bag, and lucky raffle winner will receive a free Kindle Fire. Enjoy cocktails and delicious tapas in a trendy atmosphere while supporting a good cause.

When: Thursday, May 23rd
Time: 7:00 pm10:00 pm
Where: ROC Santa Monica, 604 Arizona, Santa Monica, CA
Guests: Professional women and men throughout Greater Los Angeles

Women Empowered is excited to partner with LA professionals who share a desire for empowerment in an innovative setting. Tickets and more information are available at www.women-empowered.com/we-connect-a-networking-mixer-for-la-professionals/

Sponsors include: Microsoft, resource Natural Spring Water, O.P.I, Pure Barre, Ms. Magazine, OM Organic Mixology, Rosenthal – The Malibu  Estate, LaLicious, Yummy Dutchy, Nail Garden, Pretzel Crisps, Savour This Moment, Shades of Color African American Gifts and Hana Clegg Photography.

About Women Empowered:
Women Empowered (www.women-empowered.com) is an organization that connects, educates and supports women of all ages and backgrounds, and inspires them to give back to their communities through mentorship, networking and volunteerism. (Facebook)(Twitter)(Pinterest)(YouTube)

Contact: Janine Robinson, Shelly Ulaj
Email: sulaj@women-empowered.com
Phone: 818-967-3006
Website: www.women-empowered.com
Hashtag: #WEConnect13

SOURCE Women Empowered