Date: Saturday July 28th, 2012
Time: 8pm – close
Location: One Ferry Plaza (behind the Ferry Building)
RSVP is required to attend the event. Not a member? Apply for membership
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Join LAM and multiple Bay Area Latino professional organizations to celebrate five years of building a strong community of Latino professionals and lovers of Latin American culture!
Our anniversary will be held at One Ferry Plaza (formerly known as Carnelian by the Bay and Gabbiano’s). This fabulous place is located behind the Ferry Building on the water with breathtaking panoramic views of the entire SF Bay. We’ll also have access to the spacious outside patio. It’s easy to leave your heart in San Francisco in this fabulous venue!
Here are some of the highlights:
- Connect with members from 12 different Latino Bay Area organizations from 8-10pm
- Live guitar performance by Gabriel Navia
- Enter to win a trip to Mexico at 10:30 pm thanks to AeroMexico
- Enter to win a Motorola XY Board 8.2 Tablet at 9:45 pm thanks to Verizon
- Receive a welcome cocktail courtesy of Zacapa Rum
- Enjoy a salsa class at 10 pm with DanceSF.com
- Enjoy a patio overlooking the Bay Bridge and the Bay on a close to full moon night
- After the networking session, stay for a dance reception with two dance floors: Tropical Ballroom hosted by SalsaCrazy.com and the main room with LAM resident deejays Juan Data, Santero, and C Bass playing the best of Rock, Pop, and Top 40
- Receive a gift bag at the end of the night with goodies
When you RSVP, you’ll automatically be entered to win a Zacapa Rum VIP Educational experience during the event. You’ll learn the process of rum and the seven stages of this exquisite Rum.
IMPORTANT: This is a private event and RSVP is REQUIRED to attend. Not a member?
LAM Members and Partners: Get your limited and discounted early bird tickets! Login to http://lamsocialclub.com or check your email to learn how to purchase discounted tickets.
Dress to impress: Semi-formal attire required [no jeans, t-shirts, tennis shoes, baseball hats]
See Video of LAM’s 4th Year Gala
LAM Network is an exclusive membership-based community reaching over 4,200 educated Latino professionals. LAM’s mission is to unite educated Latino professionals via Latin American upscale events through professional development seminars, networking mixers, dinners, parties and other events. In the past 5 years LAM has organized over 200 events providing the Latino community in the Bay Area with opportunities to expand their networks and to create a stronger more engaging Latino community. Not a LAM member? Learn about membership.
This event is sponsored and supported by:
Verizon is committed to supporting and enhancing Latino Small Business’ productivity, profitability and growth. Verizon is proud to announce the Latino Business Awards series in the Bay Area. Beginning July 1st, Verizon will be rewarding and recognizing an established business owner, new business owner, and an outstanding working professional with over $70,000 in cash and technology grants to further support their impact in the community. Learn how you can nominate yourself or others to receive one of these awards at http://www.verizoninsider.com/negocios.
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Aeromexico is a founding member of SkyTeam and offers Clase Premier®, its Business/First Class service, on most flights, providing travelers with unparalleled service and a relaxed atmosphere which allows them to work or rest in the utmost comfort. Aeromexico operates over 450 daily flights from its main hub out of Terminal 2 at Mexico City International Airport.
Aeromexico’s global vision focuses on service and efficiency. It has been recognized for its distinguished style of attentive, personalized onboard service (complimentary amenities, meals and beverages – including cocktails) in Coach and Clase Premier®. The airline offers excellent entertainment options including movie and music channels or video games on selected routes.
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Alma TV’s goal is to create a channel for the latino professional in the Bay Area by broadcasting original content about Latin culture. Alma TV will be the hub of information about events, food and arts presented in a professional and stylish fashion.
This event is co-hosted by our partners:
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Latino Startup Alliance. Vision: To promote and cultivate a tech entrepreneurial spirit within the U.S. Latino community; to increase the amount of Latino led technology innovation not only in Silicon Valley but across the U.S.
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The SF Bay Area SHPE chapter was founded in 1983. The national organization, SHPE was originally founded in Los Angeles, California, in 1974 by a group of engineers employed by the city of Los Angeles. Their objective was to form a national organization of professional engineers to serve as role models in the Hispanic community. SF Bay Area SHPE re-enforces its reputation as a vital Hispanic organization by its social responsibility to be involved in education, business, and community outreach.
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San Francisco La Raza Lawyers Association is a nonprofit resource for and advocates on the behalf of the Latino legal community in the Bay Area. With multiple active committees and a number of annual events, SFLRLA provides attorneys with a number of opportunities to network, engage in advocacy, and give back to their communities. In addition to promoting the diversification of the legal profession, SFLRLA’s work fosters the exchange of ideas and information among members of the legal profession, the judiciary and the community that enable reform in the law necessary to the administration of justice. Our biggest event of the year is Noche de Gala, a dinner to raise scholarships for law students who work at public interest organizations during the summer.
Established in 1972, ALPFAis the largest association for Latino professionals and students with 15,000 members, 39 professional chapters, and 80 college/university student chapters. ALPFA is committed to building Latino business leaders through its programs, and by bringing access to leaders and decision makers that can impact our member’s professional development.
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