Ladies of NYC, please accept this invitation from the 85 Broads New York Young Professionals’ Initiative:
“We invite you to our exclusive mid-summer event with Barbara Warren, CEO and co-founder of Lumete Eyewear, an independent luxury eyewear brand for women, by women. Barbara, an 85 Broads member who started her career as a hedge fund attorney for Wall Street law firms will share her story and experience as a young entrepreneur in New York. If you are an aspiring entrepreneur, sunglasses fanatic, or simply want to meet other young professionals like yourself, join us on the sunny rooftop of the Hudson Terrace. Luckily for us, special guest and 85 Broads member Barbara Warren and her co-founder Clara Herrera will be bringing some shade in the form of fashion-forward Lumete sunglasses! One lucky attendee will be walking away with a pair of trendy Lumete shades courtesy of Lumete and all guests will receive a 25% discount on Lumete at the event. Entrance is free and a cash bar will be available throughout the evening.”
RSVP now and make sure you don’t miss this summer’s hottest happy hour:
An Evening with YPI & Lumete Eyewear
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 from 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM (ET)
621 West 46th Street, between 11th Ave and the river, NYC
On 85 Broads:
“85 Broads is an exclusive global women’s network whose mission is to generate exceptional professional and social value for its members. Through our regional events and online, password-protected community, our members engage in a rapid, high-powered exchange of ideas and information which is what makes 85 Broads so unique.
The women in 85 Broads are investment bankers, lawyers, educators, venture capitalists, hedge fund managers, philanthropists, athletes, scientists, doctors, engineers, artists, and entrepreneurs. 85 Broads was originally founded in 1997 as an exclusive network for women who worked for Goldman Sachs at 85 Broad Street, the investment bank’s NYC headquarters. In 2000, the network was expanded to include a more diverse group of women from a variety of fields and backgrounds, including the non-profit sector. Today, over 25,000 women who are alumnae and students of the world’s leading colleges, universities, graduate business schools, law schools, medical schools, and other graduate programs belong to 85 Broads. Learn more about our exclusive network and apply for membership at 85broads.com.”
85 Broads is a fantastic organization, with chapters all over the world. We encourage everyone to join!
We hope to see you on Wednesday!