• Beat the competition and love what you do – pursue an MBA

    Doubletree Hotel - Buckhead

    The best way to make an impression is in person. At the QS World MBA Tour in Atlanta on Monday, October 10th you can meet face-to-face with admissions directors from a range of top business schools. This event is a one-stop shop for all of your MBA needs – it will provide you will a platform where you can network with admissions directors, get advice from experts and discover the best MBA option for you. What’s best is that for members of this Meetup group, you can gain exclusive free entry to the event (a saving of $15). All you need to do is register HERE (http://goo.gl/rifxsk) and quote ‘Meetup’ at the entry of the event. Get the most out of the event: · Meet admissions directors from top local and international business schools · Attend a free GMAT seminar hosted by GMAC - the creators of the exam · Find out how to apply for a pool of exclusive MBA scholarships worth $1.7M, in order to finance your MBA · Get one-to-one expert advice on your MBA essays, applications and interviews Business schools attending include: Arizona State University, Carnegie Mellon University - Tepper School of Business, Emory University, Georgia State University - J. Mack Robinson, Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business, Goizueta Business School, Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship, Hult International Business School, IE Business School, IPADE - Business School, Mays Business School, Mercer University - Stetson school of Business and Economics, Pepperdine University - Graziadio School of Business, Rice University - Jones Graduate School of Management, Texas A&M University, University of Georgia - Terry MBA Program, University of Miami, University of Missouri - Kansas City, Vanderbilt University - Owen Graduate School of Management, W.P. Carey School of Business and many more… Please note that the timing of the events are subject to change; make sure to check the website for the most up-to-date information. Don’t forget, to be eligible for free entry, you must register online in advance at: http://goo.gl/rifxsk Share with friends! If you have a friend who would be interested in the fair, all they have to do is register here. (http://goo.gl/rifxsk)

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  • EXCLUSIVE FREE ENTRY: Achieve professional and personal development

    The QS World MBA Tour will be visiting Atlanta on October 13th. REGISTER FOR FREE (http://goo.gl/S1G4Vx) Our event is your opportunity to meet with admissions directors from the top local and international business schools, and network with top tier MBA alumni from Harvard and Wharton. As an attendee, you will be eligible to apply for exclusive MBA scholarships worth $1.7M and attend panels and seminars to have all of your MBA questions answered in one place. Our goal is to provide ambitious professionals like you with the best tools in order to facilitate your personal and professional development. We ensure that you have access to top business schools and education experts to help make this very important decision. Attending business schools include: Georgia State University, Emory, University of Georgia, Mercer University – Stetson, Vanderbilt, University of Pittsburgh – Katz, Arizona State University, Hult, IE During this event you can: · Meet face-to-face with admissions directors from top international and local b-schools · Apply for $1.7M of exclusive MBA scholarships to help finance your MBA · Attend a free GMAT seminar hosted by GMAC · Network with top tier MBA Alumni members from top business schools from Harvard and Wharton Entry is free for members of this Meetup, but places are limited so make sure you Register today (http://goo.gl/S1G4Vx). You must register via the link as well as Meetup to confirm your attendance. We are on Twitter! Follow @TopMBA and use #QSMBAtour to join the conversation, get in touch with our team and meet other MBA candidates!

  • FREE: The World's Largest MBA Admissions Event comes to Atlanta!

    Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead

    To redeem your FREE ENTRANCE voucher, please register via this link http://goo.gl/UCxfXa . You must go to the link as RSVP-ing through MeetUp does not secure admission to the event. Entrance to this event is usually $15 so this is an exclusive offer for Atlanta NetParty MeetUp members. The QS World MBA Tour provides the opportunity for attendees to speak face to face with MBA admissions directors from top local, regional and international schools - so in the case of the Atlanta fair, attendees will be able to speak directly to the likes of Univ of Georgia, Georgia Tech, Northeastern, GWU, Johns Hopkins, Wake Forest as well as Univ of Wisconsin, Univ of Arizona, IE, Temple - Fox and many more. Aside from speaking with admissions directors, attendees of the Atlanta fair will be able to apply for over $1.7M of MBA scholarships, learn how to improve your GMAT score with a presentation by GMAC and network with MBA Alumni. So essentially this is an all-encompassing day for anyone considering an MBA at some point in their career. Registration starts: 4.30pm Pre-Fair presentations: 5pm Main Fair opens: 7pm *You can attend anytime between 4.30pm-9pm Don't forget to register for the event at: http://goo.gl/UCxfXa

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  • NetParty Connect @ Tongue & Groove (Free Pass Available)

    If you are new to NetParty, you'll receive a Free Pass (http://atlanta.netparty.com) to this event when you sign up for our invitation list on NetParty.com (http://atlanta.netparty.com). Otherwise, here is the link for tickets and/or to RSVP (http://connectatl.eventbrite.com/) Connect with Atlanta young (http://atlanta.netparty.com/events/netparty-connect/900-atlanta-young-professionals-connect-netparty-connect)professionals at NetParty Connect™! (http://atlanta.netparty.com/events/netparty-connect/900-atlanta-young-professionals-connect-netparty-connect) #ConnectATL (http://netparty.us2.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=521c053740f74be8144f39127&id=ea10ed236b&e=0bdea9ee39) Our NetParty Connect™ events are the nation's premier events for making new business and social contacts. One part business networking salon and one part social mixer, here's what you can expect this month's event at Atlanta hotspot Tongue & Groove: The NetParty Business Networking Salon (6-8 pm) (http://atlanta.netparty.com/events/netparty-connect/900-atlanta-young-professionals-connect-netparty-connect) • Our Business Networking Salon is inspired by the influential 18th Century Parisian Salons (https://www.mtholyoke.edu/courses/rschwart/hist255-s01/paris_homework/welcome_to_salons.html) whose unique social and intellectual settings provided the opportunity for both men and women to "refine the taste and increase the knowledge of the participants through conversation." [Wikipedia • With low music, high spirits, delectable complimentary hors d'oeuvres and $5 drink specials, our aim is to create the perfect environment for stimulating conversations and making new connections. • And we'll provide a name badge color-coded to your industry (http://www.netparty.com/images/location/netparty_vertical.jpg) to make striking up conversations with our friendly and approachable NetParty members even easier. • Plus! Use your smartphone/tablet to download Topi (http://topi.com/get), our official NetParty Connect™ app (iOS (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/topi/id404221908) and Android (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.topi)), to make your experience even more social and engaging! You'll be able to discover, interact and connect with other attendees before, during and after the event (see below). The NetParty Social (8-10pm+) (http://atlanta.netparty.com/events/netparty-connect/900-atlanta-young-professionals-connect-netparty-connect) • A chance to unwind and socialize with great music and a social atmosphere. The music volume, though lively, allows for continued conversation and interaction - and we'll never make the music too loud for you to talk! Please note that business or business casual attire is required. A New Way to Make New Connections! (http://topi.com/get) You can start connecting with other attendees even before this month's NetParty Connect™ event. It's easy! • From your mobile device, download Topi (http://topi.com/get), our our official NetParty Connect app (available in iOS (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/topi/id404221908) and Android (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.topi)). • Sign in to the app via LinkedIn, Facebook, or Google+ • Once in the app, for iOS to go to Info and for Android go to Settings > Enter Code and enter: NetParty • Start connecting!

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  • WetPaintATL IV The Ultimate Art PArty

    Hobi Studios

    WetPaintATL is not your “typical” art show. We feature artists, who are willing to display their talent live. The creativity on display during these events range from fine art on canvas, face painting, body painting, tattoos/piercing to jewelry making and custom bowties. It's not only a live painting art show, it’s also an art party featuring a DJ, cocktails, and catered food. It's a sexy event for mature mingling... WetPaintATL has grown to feature over 20 artists and vendors and is continuing to grow with each event. With only a month away from our next event – we look forward to continuing our great relationships creating new relationships as we grow. We are especially grateful for all of our supporters and lovers of art and creativity. Are you on Facebook? RSVP at www.facebook.com/events/[masked] Purchase advance tickets for $6 at www.wetpaintatl.com/Tickets.html www.WetPaintATL.com Bringing together ATL's best artists...

  • An Elegant Evening of Business and Social Networking @ Georgian Terrace Hotel

    Livingston Restaurant & Bar

    $10.00

    The Lowdown: • Business Networking Salon (6-8 pm) + The NetParty Social (8-10 pm) • Exclusive use of Livingston at The Georgian Terrace Hotel (http://www.livingstonatlanta.com/) • Complimentary Passed Hors D'oeuvres (7-8 pm) • Reduced price specialty cocktails • Complimentary 3 Hr Parking (with validation) • 200+ Expected You're invited to join over 200 Atlanta young professionals for our next Networking Salon & Social at Livingston (http://www.livingstonatlanta.com/), "the grandest space in the already grand Georgian Terrace." "Breathtakingly beautiful", with "marble floors," "cozy nooks" and "twinkling lights that ooze vintage charm" this is the "go-to spot for elegant Atlanta revelry" (Creative Loafing). Our Networking Salons & Socials were inspired by the prestigious 17th century Parisian "Salons" (the French word for "living room") which were "gatherings for the exchange of ideas." As seen in Forbes, we hold these events in the most "stylish" venues in the country and they are "designed to combine business networking with social fun". Here's what you can expect: The NetParty Business Networking Salon (6-8 pm): Low music, high spirits, and the perfect environment to enjoy stimulating conversation and make new connections Exclusive use of Livingston Complimentary Passed Hors D'oeuvres (7-8 pm) Reduced price specialty cocktails Name badges color-coded by industry (http://www.netparty.com/images/location/netparty_vertical.jpg) to make it super-easy, comfortable and fun to approach friendly NetParty members The NetParty Social (8-10pm+) A chance to unwind and socialize with great music and a fun atmosphere (but don't worry! We'll never make the music too loud for you to talk) We expect over 200 Atlanta young professionals to join us for this event. Admission: $10 in advance, $15 w/RSVP at door, $20 w/o RSVP at door **Purchase advance tickets HERE (http://www.eventbrite.com/e/an-elegant-evening-of-business-and-social-networking-the-georgian-terrace-hotel-tickets-9734894331)!! Only $10!!** Stylish dress is required. We look forward to seeing you!

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  • QS World MBA Tour - Atlanta's Largest MBA Event

    Grand Hyatt Buckhead

    If you're thinking about an MBA and want to speak with admissions directors from top local and international business schools, the QS World MBA Tour (http://www.topmba.com/events/qs-world-mba-tour/usa-canada/atlanta?utm_source=netparty_business_and_social_networking_for_young_professionals&utm_medium=email&utm_content=free_entry&utm_campaign=WMT_F13_Atlanta&partnerid=2934) is an unmissable event. Our MBA events are here to help you find the right business school, learn more about putting together a successful MBA application and understand the benefits of having an MBA degree in the future. This MBA fair is here to answer your lingering question of ‘Is an MBA right for me?’ At this MBA fair, you will learn how an MBA: • Provides you with the skills and knowledge to transition to a higher level of responsibility • Helps you finesse your teamwork skills • Increases your understanding of human relations in organizations •Increases your ability to respond effectively to the uncertainty and complexity that is a feature of organizational life • Provides you with the opportunity to maximize your earning potential You should attend our MBA fair in Atlanta if you: • Are unsure about which school, program, location is right for you • Want to meet face-to-face with admissions officers from top tier business schools from around the world • Want to improve your GMAT score • Need tips on writing a successful MBA application • Would like to register for an MBA scholarship, available only to WS World MBA Tour attendees • Are keen to network among likeminded professionals and business school alumni The main features of our MBA fair in Atlanta include: • Meeting face-to-face with admissions officers from top schools including Georgia State, Georgia Tech, University of Georgia, Emory, Auburn, Purdue, Arizona State University, Wake Forest, Texas A&M, Pepperdine, IE Business School and many more. • Up to $1.2 million of exclusive scholarships available for attendees • Attend free GMAT seminars hosted by GMAC - the creators of GMATMeet top tier business school alumni from schools like Harvard, Wharton and Kellogg and hear about their MBA experience • In depth panel discussions and presentations from world leading program directors This is the largest MBA event in Atlanta and it is here for one day only. Arrive at the Grand Hyatt Atlanta Buckhead on Thursday, October 17 between 5:00 and 9:00pm to experience all the above and so much more. NetParty Professionals should register online for a discounted $5 entry, otherwise pay $15 on the day. Click here to register: QS World MBA Tour - Atlanta (http://www.topmba.com/events/qs-world-mba-tour/usa-canada/atlanta?utm_source=netparty_business_and_social_networking_for_young_professionals&utm_medium=email&utm_content=free_entry&utm_campaign=WMT_F13_Atlanta&partnerid=2934)

  • Not Your Daddy's Networking Event @ Celeb Hangout STK

    STK - Atlanta

    $15.00

    Wednesday, April 24 @ STK Time: 6-10 pm Address: 1075 Peachtree St NE (at 12th St) Admission: $10 in advance; $15 at door w/RSVP; $20 at door w/o RSVP ***Purchase advance tickets at : http://netpartystk.eventbrite.com/ "STK is an eyeful ...It’s a place to see and be seen ... There’s no place in Atlanta quite like it." - Atlanta Journal Constitution “A chic space like nothing else in the city” - Modern Luxury #NetPartyATL From Real Housewives to real Falcons, John Travolta to Dan Uggla, STK (http://togrp.com/togrp-stk-atlanta/about/) ("Not your Daddy's Steakhouse") is the "celeb hangout for the New Hollywood of the South" (Access Atlanta) and Atlanta's "best for celeb STalKing" (Creative Loafing). And while we can't guarantee a celebrity sighting at STK, we can guarantee a stellar evening of business and social networking at our next NetParty Networking Salon & Social. Inspired by the prestigious 17th century Parisian Salons as "gathering for the exchange of ideas", our Networking Salons & Socials are held at the most "stylish" venues in the country and are "designed to combine business networking with social fun (Forbes). We're inviting creatives, techies, business people and other interesting young professionals (20s, 30s, early 40's) to STK. "Fun, flirty and high-energy" (Access Atlanta), STK is a "a cannily updated supper club with a good-natured sense of glamour" and Atlanta's "Best Sexy Restaurant" (Jezebel). Here's what you can expect: The NetParty Business Networking Salon (6-8 pm) Low music, high spirits, and the perfect environment for stimulating conversation and making new connections Enjoy drink specials and complimentary light hors d'oeuvres in a refined, cocktail party setting. Our name badges are color-coded by industry (http://www.netparty.com/images/location/netparty_vertical.jpg) and make it super-easy, comfortable and fun to approach friendly NetParty and Match.com members. The NetParty Social (8-10pm+) A chance to unwind and socialize with great music, dancing, and a fun atmosphere Stay all night event after our NetParty event officially ends at 10 pm, to enjoy Hudson Common all night long We look forward to seeing you!

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  • The NetParty Social: An Elegant Evening at Livingston @ The Georgian Terrace

    Advance Tickets are recommended and are available here (http://livingstonsocial.eventbrite.com/). *** What better way to meet new people than at an elegant private party hosted by friends? We're fans of online dating but weeks or months can pass between first contact and first date. And large organized singles events can be fun, but can you have a meaningful conversation over music that's often too loud? At The NetParty Social, NetParty's first purely social event for young professionals, we're resurrecting the lost art of conversation and creating the perfect environment for meeting new people. Like a friend hosting a private party, we're invitingan equal number of men and women to anelegant location for a refined evening of low music and sparkling conversation where ourSocial Hosts will mingle about the party making introductions (but only if you want to be introduced). What Atlanta location could be more appropriate for our inaugural Social than Livingston at The Georgian Terrace Hotel (http://www.livingstonatlanta.com/)? Atlanta mayor Livingston Mims built his house on this corner (Peachtree and Ponce De Leon) in 1879 and Mims, a lover of food and wine, was known to be generous host. "Breathtakingly beautiful" Livingston, Mims' namesake, is "the grandest space in the already grand Georgian Terrace." With its "marble floors," "cozy nooks" and "twinkling lights that ooze vintage charm" this is the "go-to spot for elegant Atlanta revelry" (Creative Loafing) and sets the scene for the beginning of a classic romance. Your evening will include: Reduced price specialty cocktails and passed hors d'oeuvres (6-7:30 pm) An equal number of men and women (or as close as we can make it) Our friendly roaming Social Hosts to make introductions Cool but low music the entire night for easy conversation Complimentary 3-hour valet parking An unparalleled opportunity to meet many new and interesting Atlanta Young Professionals Stylish dress is required. We look forward to seeing you! Tickets are $10 (earlybird through 2/28 or until sold out), $15 in advance, $20 at the door. Advance tickets are available here (http://livingstonsocial.eventbrite.com/).

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  • Introducing the New Way to Connect! NetParty/Bizzabo "Get Connected" World Tour

    The Lowdown: NetParty Networking Salon @ Tongue & Groove. Discover and connect with the best attendees for you to meet and see who is the room with you at the event: Introducing the Bizzabo mobile networking app (http://www.bizzabo.com/download) (download (http://www.bizzabo.com/download)). Enjoy a complimentary cocktail (first 300 guests) and complimentary hors d'oeuvres (6:00-8:00 pm) 300+ Expected! We attract high quality young professionals to our events and do charge for entry. Tickets are $15 in advance; $20 at the door w/RSVP; $25 w/o RSVP. Advance sale tix available at http://atlanta.netparty.com . Please RSVP here to let us know you are coming but RSVP at http://atlanta.netparty.com if you are planning to pay at the door and want to save $5. Business or stylish business casual attire is required. Connect pre-event! Download our Networking App (http://www.bizzabo.com/download/)! Join our Facebook Event (https://www.facebook.com/events/240024779462839/) @NetPartyATL (http://www.twitter.com/NetPartyATL) #NetPartyATL You're Invited to a NetParty Networking Salon As seen in US News & World Report, Forbes ("Best of the Web") and Cosmopolitan Magazine ("Top New Ways to Meet"), NetParty events "combine business networking with social fun" (Forbes) and are the country's premier events for making new connections with high-quality young professionals. Inspired by the prestigious and influential Salons of France in the 17th Century ("Salon" is the French word for living room) as intellectual gatherings for the exchange of ideas, our NetParty Networking Salons are large-scale gatherings of creatives, techies, business people and other ambitious young professionals (20s, 30s, early 40's) at the hottest venues in the country for the purpose of fostering new business and social connections and "partly to amuse one another and partly to refine the taste and increase the knowledge of the participants through conversation" [Wikipedia definition of "Salon']. Introducing Bizzabo®: The New Way to Make New Connections But NetParty is "Networking with a Twist"® and we're rebooting Salons for the 21st century by introducing the latest in mobile technology. Simply Download Bizzabo (http://www.bizzabo.com/download/), the new mobile networking application, search for "NetParty" and join the NetParty Community for this event to start making connections: Discover the people you'd like to meet before, during, and after the event! Socialize with fellow attendees Send & Receive "Offers" with fellow attendees Expand your online and offline professional and social networks Follow event tweets and news With Bizzabo, you'll never have to wonder whether you missed out on meeting the person in the room you'd have most liked to meet! NetParty / Bizzabo "Get Connected" World Tour Our Atlanta NetParty Networking Salon is the second stop on the NetParty/Bizzabo "Get Connected" World Tour that will travel to 15 cities in the United States and Europe to introduce NetParty's Networking Salons and the Bizzabo (http://www.bizzabo.com/download) mobile networking application. Here's what you can expect: Exclusive use of Tongue and Groove (http://www.tandgonline.com/) The Salon: During the first two hours (6-8 pm_) of our networking salon, we create the perfect environment for stimulating conversation. With music low and spirits high: Enjoy a complimentary cocktail (first 300 guests) and complimentary hors d'oeuvres in a refined, cocktail party setting. Discover the best people for you to meet with Bizzabo (http://www.bizzabo.com/download). Strike up a conversation. Our unique nametags are color-coded by industry (http://www.netparty.com/images/location/netparty_vertical.jpg) and make it super-easy, comfortable and fun to approach fellow attendees. The Social (8:00-10:00 pm): A chance to unwind and socialize with great music and a social atmosphere. The music volume, though lively, allows for continued conversation and interaction. A welcoming atmosphere: NetParty members are well known for their friendliness and civility. The opportunity to make hundreds of new business and social connections and to expand your online and real world professional and social networks. And Still More Ways to Connect! ATL Young Prof'ls on Linkedin (http://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=3991407) ATL Young Prof'ls Facebook Group (http://www.facebook.com/groups/netpartyatl/) NetParty Young Prof'ls Facebook Page (http://www.facebook.com/netparty) We look forward to seeing you!

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