From 6:30 to 8:30 pm* on January 19, 2011, FGILA will be holding our annual new members meeting and networking event. The event will be held at FashionablyMarketing.Me located at 817 S. Los Angeles St. Ste. 3B, Los Angeles, California, CA 90014.
During the event, you will have the chance to meet the 2011 Board of Directors while you mingle and network. We encourage you to attend and learn how you can get involved with and be inspired by FGI LA’s new direction!
During the event, motivational speaker Linda Arroz will give a keynote "Positivity and Possibility: Making the Most New Year For Your Fashion Business. "
Linda Arroz is a noted industry leader whose expertise encompasses the convergence of technology with lifestyle in the entertainment, fashion, fitness, wellness & beauty worlds. Known for her out of the box solutions and strategies, she is a sought after speaker. Arroz delivers keynotes and trend reports that inspire and motivate. She was the first plus size model to get a lucrative spokesmodel contract, and is quoted regularly in media outlets like the Associated Press, The New York Times, E! Online, Smart Money, The Los Angeles Business Journal, The Dallas Morning News, Real Simple, Bottom Line Business, iVillage.
*6:00 PM - FGI LA Members Annual Meeting -- Open to 2011 FGI LA Members only
6:30-7:00 PM - Networking
7-7: 15 PM - Introduction to your 2011 Board
7:15-7:45PM - Meet the New FGI LA Members
7:45-8:15PM - “Possibility: How to Network Effectively, Build your Business through Collaboration and Get the Most Out of Your FGI Membership”
8:15 PM - Closing Remarks and Discussion
This Event is FREE to CURRENT 2011 Members (that means if you paid your dues for 2011…no exceptions)
ALL Non-members $30.00 & Non-Student members $15.00 - Register and Pay Online
Parking: Street Parking Is Free after 6PM or you can park for $5.00 at the lot on E. 8th and Spring.
When & Where
Fashion Group International of Los Angeles, Inc.
Fashion Group International is a global, non-profit, professional organization with 5000 members in the fashion industry including apparel, accessories, beauty and home.
Our mission is to be the pre-eminent authority on the business of fashion and design and to help our members become more effective in their careers.
To do this, FGI LA provides insights on major trends at business events, social gatherings, online and in print; access to business professionals and a gateway to the influence fashion plays in the marketplace.
To learn more, visit FGILA.ORG