Ascend LA Metro Chapter -- Networking Mixer on September 29 @ Casa Restaurant
Hosted by Becker Professional Education
Do you want to expand your external professional network?
Would you like to meet mentors and other professionals outside of your firm?
Have you heard about the Ascend Pan Asian leadership organization and would like more details?
If you answered yes to any of these questions, then attend our Ascend Los Angeles Metro chapter event!
We will be hosting a networking "mixer" on Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at Casa Restaurant (adjacent to Deloitte, PwC and KPMG) in downtown Los Angeles. Ascend members, non-members and students are welcome to attend...and bring a friend!
When: Wednesday, September 29, 2010; 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Where: Casa Cocina y Cantina (at California Plaza in downtown LA)
350 S. Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
Restaurant Phone: (213) 621-2249
RSVP: RSVP online by Friday, September 24 via the Ascend website
Include your full name, company, title, e-mail address, and phone number to reserve your drink coupon.
(One free drink coupon will be provided for the first 75 respondents; you must be of legal drinking age.)
Light appetizers and nonalcoholic drinks will be provided at no cost to all registered attendees.
There is no fee to attend, and you don't need to be an Ascend member. Bring a friend!
Note: See below for information about parking costs, which will not be reimbursed.
Ascend has a full program ahead in the upcoming year -- such as social mixers, inspirational speakers, educational workshops and events. If you have not heard of Ascend or have not attended a mixer or meeting in a while, now is the time!
Becker Professional Education will also have a drawing for a raffle prize at the mixer. Bring your business cards!
So what are you waiting for? RSVP today!
For questions about this event, please contact:
Kathy Nitta, Ascend VP of Internal Affairs (firstname.lastname@example.org or 310-923-8211)
Parking for Casa Restaurant @ California Plaza
To park for the mixer event:
--Enter the California Plaza parking area (300 or 350 S. Grand Avenue) from Olive Street (near the Omni Hotel)
--After 5:00 p.m, the cost for parking at California Plaza is $11.30.
--As an alternative, there is also two hours free parking at 300 S. Olive Street, which is located at the back corner of California Plaza. After 2 hours, a flat fee of $7.50 will be charged.
--Note: Parking fees subject to change and are at the discretion of the parking lot owners.
The mission of Ascend is to continuously influence and encourage the development of finance, accounting, tax and business professionals and students while serving as a collective voice for the Asian and Pacific Islander communities in the fields of finance, accounting and business.
Ascend aims to be the premier professional association for enhancing the presence and influence of Asians andPacific Islanders in the finance, accounting and business related professions. Ascend plays a vital role in helping global companies and our members align their objectives for mutual success and we have rapidly become one of the largest Pan-Asian professional membership organizations. Our national and regional chapter programs help us:
--Provide leadership development and professional growth for our members
--Build eminence and visibility for Asians
--Provide role models and mentors
--Provide business growth and networking opportunities
--Encourage the continuous presence and influence of Asians in the global economy
--Bridge the "Cultural Difference” gap between Asian and Western cultures
--Serve the public interest in the community and
--Provide thought leadership
Please visit www.ascendleadership.org for more information.