Interview: The Scriptwriters Network with Yanique Sappleton
Yanique is one of the co-organizers of The Scriptwriters Network meetup group which is a non-profit organization who help writers in the entertainment industry. Specifically “Whether you are a filmmaker, a screenwriter, a television scriptwriter or involved in screenwriting for non-traditional media, we help take your writing to the next level.” Today Yanique shares more about their organization.
Interview: Santa Monica New Tech Meetup Group with Marina
Marina is the organizer of Santa Monica New Tech Meetup group, one of the largest technology groups in LA, which hosts free monthly meetings with local startups showcasing their new technology. Previously, Marina worked as a management consultant, she volunteered for OLPC and is the founder of a web technology project about personal development. Today we learn more about her group.
Interview: The Art of Active Networking with Mark Sackett
Mark Sackett is the organizer of The Art of Active Networking which is a series of three meetup groups located in New York City, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. The purpose of these groups is to “help people do better in this down and ever changing economy, and to work through life shifts, while meeting in a unique new way, people they would otherwise not connect with.” We learn more from Mark.
TreatUp Report: Lucas Bean of [Method]DRG
Another TreatUp report. Had the great honor to recently “TreatUp” with Lucas Bean the founder of [Method]DRG at Coffee Bean. [Method]DRG is a full service end-to-end marketing and business consulting company.
Interview: OC Golfing Singles Meetup Group with Mits Shinohara
Mits Shinohara is the organizer of the OC Golfing Singles Meetup Group located in Orange County California. The group gets together to “practice & play golf, discuss courses, techniques and tips.” Today Mits gives us a little more background about the group.
Guest Post: 7 Tips For Reaching A Second Date
Today’s guest post is by Joshua Pompey author of Real Online Game. Also check out the My Treat interview we did with Joshua.
Are you tired of going on first dates that never turn into second dates? This is a common problem in the online dating world. With millions of men and women signed up, the attention spans of beautiful women when it comes to dating can be extremely short to say the least. This means we must do everything perfect on a first date if we wish to make it to that often elusive second date. Here are a few tips that may just get you on the right path:
Come Check Out myTreat at the Silicon Beach YP Event
We’ve teamed up with the fine folks at Silicon Beach YP (Young Professionals) who are throwing a launch party on April 4th, from 6-9PM at Busby’s West in Santa Monica. If you are looking to network with other tech professionals or just interested in coming out to meet us we’d love to have you and highly encourage you to do so :)
In addition to meeting cool people the best part is that it’s free to sign up and join. Get tickets here.
myTreat Fun at Tech Cocktail LA Showcase
A few days ago we mentioned how we were selected by Tech Cocktail to be one of the chosen startups to be be featured at their Los Angeles Showcase Mixer. There were a ton of great startups and great people who showed up to check out our “wares.” Below is our photo journal of the event. Many thanks again to Tech Cocktail for giving us the opportunity.
TreatUp Report: Vanessa of Buyerly
I had the great pleasure of meeting up with Vanessa Ting at Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf, which recently has been my “spot.” Vanessa is working on a really cool startup called Buyerly which is a online platform that connects consumer brands and product creators to a network of major retail buyers in order to get feedback on their products. Buyerly’s slogan sums it up nicely. “Talk to retail buyers. Place your product in more stores.”