At this convivial flirt fling, you'll meet and mingle with digital dating whisperer Laurie Davis, author of the just-published Love at First Click: The Ultimate Guide to Online Dating, and founder of eFlirt Expert, an online dating consultancy that was named best dating coach in the 2012 and 2013 iDate Awards. Joining her is her "Tweetheart" (yes, they met online, flirting in 140 characters on Twitter), Thomas Edwards Jr., the founder of The Professional Wingman, a lifestyle strategy consultancy that helps clients develop social skills that transform their dating and professional lives.
Not only will you meet other singles looking for love -- or at least have a highly flirtatious evening out -- you could win your own personal “online/offline” dating makeover. Laurie will counsel one deserving woman on how to put her best pixel forward online, while Thomas will serve as your wingman to help one deserving man make all the right moves to find that "one." Laurie will also be signing copies of Love at First Click and one single will “get lucky” and win a copy. Two E will take the mystery out of where to treat your next date, with prizes of gift certificates to Two E Bar/Lounge and sister restaurant, Sirio Ristorante.
How do you enter to win? From now through Valentine’s Day tweet your best digital pick up line to @ThePierreNY or post on The Pierre’s Facebook page with the hashtag #EatDrinkFlirt. The most retweeted or shared pick-up line wins. As a bonus, the pithiest pick up line will win a copy of Love at First Click. If you’re better at live conversation openers, drop your business card in the Eat. Drink. Flirt. raffle box and test your luck.
For venue and event details, visit www.twoeny.com or call 212.940.8193.
Keep calm and flirt on!
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About The Pierre, A Taj Hotel, New York, @thepierreny
After 80 years, The Pierre, A Taj Hotel, New York continues to set the standard for elegance and unrivaled hospitality in New York City. Located on Fifth Avenue overlooking Central Park, The Pierre, A Taj Hotel is an exclusive AAA Five Diamond property and a member of Leading Hotels of the World. Managed by Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces, the iconic hotel underwent a $100 million renovation, updating 189 guestrooms, including 38 suites, as well as the hotel’s banquet and social event spaces. The Pierre’s 11 residential-style Grand Suites come with a private Taj Royal Attaché trained in the palaces of India to flawlessly fulfill every guest request. Two E Bar/Lounge offers light fare, afternoon tea and a stylish bar featuring a no-cover jazz series every Tuesday evening. The Pierre, A Taj Hotel welcomes Sirio Ristorante, the eponymous eatery from restaurateur Sirio Maccioni of Le Cirque fame.
About Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces @tajhotels
Established in 1901, Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces is one of Asia's largest and finest group of hotels, comprising 99 hotels in 56 locations across India with an additional 16 international hotels in the Maldives, Malaysia, Australia, UK, USA, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Africa and the Middle East. From world-renowned landmarks to modern business hotels, idyllic beach resorts to authentic Grand Palaces, each Taj hotel offers an unrivalled fusion of warm Indian hospitality, world-class service and modern luxury. For over a century, The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai, the iconic flagship has set a benchmark for fine living with exquisite refinement, inventiveness and warmth. Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces is part of the Tata Group, India's premier business house.www.tajhotels.com
About Laurie Davis @eflirtexpert
Laurie Davis is the founder of eFlirt Expert, an online dating consultancy, and the author of Love @ First Click: The Ultimate Guide to Online Dating. Her company helps singles write their online dating profiles, decode their date’s text messages and manage their digital dating lives. Laurie was nominated Best Dating Coach in both the 2013 and 2012 iDate Awards. Her advice has been featured in more than 200 international media outlets including The New York Times, Good Morning America, Elle, Men’s Health, Mashable and Forbes.
About Thomas Edwards Jr. @urwingman
Thomas Edwards is the founder of The Professional Wingman, a lifestyle strategy agency that works with men and women of all ages and backgrounds to provide them with the tools and knowledge to improve their relationships - personal and professional - increase confidence, and enhance their overall sense of self. Peers, colleagues, and media have deemed him, the "real-life Hitch." Thomas' knowledge, unique approach, and success stories have been featured in many media outlets, including Fox Business, as well as Essence Magazine, Entrepreneur Magazine, CNN, Maxim Magazine, the Wall Street Journal and Cosmopolitan.