Digital DUMBO #18: Get Your Job-On
Thursday, July 29, 2010 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)
New York, United States
Join us for Digital DUMBO #18 "Get Your Job On" for free cocktails sponsored by Pontiflex!
Month after month, the newspapers report shrinking job numbers. However, fueled by the digital economy, the DUMBO area of Brooklyn continues to grow. Why? Because there are hundreds of companies in the Digital District that are providing services that matter in the new economy. And the good news is....THEY ARE HIRING in:
- Mobile app development
- Project Management
- Client Services
- User Experience
- Visual Design
Attend the Digital DUMBO event at The Dumbo Loft on July 29th from 6:30 - 8:30 and have the chance to meet decision makers from some of the industries hottest media and technologies companies. At the event, you can find out more about hiring at HUGE, Pontiflex, The JAR Group, Carrot Creative, and DealNews.com, among many other companies. These companies are working with some of the world's most recognizable brands from Ford, Disney, PepsiCo, ASPCA, Tommy Hilfiger, Heinz and many others.
This will be a great chance to meet hiring managers and learn about opportunities over casual drinks!
Note: You don't need to be actively persuing a new career to attend. The event, as usual, is open to everyone and will be in the typical Digital DUMBO format.
The Dumbo Loft
155 Water Street
About Digital DUMBO: Digital DUMBO was created to bring together the digital minds of DUMBO and the greater NYC area to network, showcase local talent, educate, and facilitate idea exchange. New to Digital DUMBO? Check out our Facebook page for past news coverage, photos and information! You can also follow us on Twitter for the latest updates. Digital DUMBO wants you to be involved! Interested in sponsoring an upcoming event? Have something cool you want to present?
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When & Where
Join us and our friends at TD Bank for a brief two part presentation exploring strategies to help businesses secure bridge loans and lines of credit, followed by advice on how to manage all that cash after you sell your company or cash out your stock. The presentations will be followed by audience Q/A, the opportunity to have private office hours with executives from TD Bank, and hang time with other entrepreneurs with beer, wine and music.
Data, connected devices, and wearables are quickly entering and influencing our daily lives. In our panel, Ready Set Rocket and Interbrand will explore the future of wearables and connected devices, and how thought leaders in the space are influencing the next big shift in culture and technology.
What do Cadillac, Hello Kitty, and the Greenbay Packers have in common? Well, not much other than that they all have mobile apps built on top of the Parse Cloud! Parse, acquired by Facebook in 2013, adds a scalable and powerful backend to mobile apps eliminating the need to worry about server maintenance. In this edition of dd:COLLECTIVE we'll not only talk about the nitty-gritty of app development but also explore strategies for leveraging the Facebook ad platform to grow user bases and take any app to the masses!
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