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NYESN: Jan. 28th Food & Beverage Networking Party @ Empire State Building

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Join us at one of the greatest venues in NYC for a night of networking, drinks and demos from a few of the best Food & Beverage Entrepreneurs NYC has to offer!

Enjoy drinks and networking with other NYC entrepreneurs while viewing live demos of each company’s product. Have a question about one of our featured companies? Feel free to pick their brains about their product, features, technologies, and so much more!

- The dress code is Business Casual.
- We will provide name tags for everyone that attends. We ask that you put your name and industry on your name tag.
- Make sure you bring enough business cards.

Time is Precious:
- Event is from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM. Please make an effort to come on time so everyone benefits but feel free to stay as long as you like.

- $5 with RSVP and Advance Payment.
- $20 at the door!

Registration Closes at 5:00 PM on the day of the event - Make sure you RSVP now!


Event Exhibitors:
For those who want extra exposure, you can do so by becoming a event exhibitor. We will be offering only 8 exhibitor tables for this event.

Benefits of becoming an exhibitor are: your company name, link to your website, a short company description will be include in the event page and in our emails.

And most importantly, you'll be able have a table to display your product or services at the event.



uVore - Contact: Obinna Emenike
Restaurant Technology: Menu Tablet Service that allows Customers to Order and Pay at the Table

Alphay Caffe - Contact: Richard Anton Diaz (
Consultant and Certified Health Educator and Practitioner in the Chinese 5 Element System of Health and Longevity. Providing healthier alternatives to our daily beverages. All Organic, Kosher, and Metal-Free.

Booze Carriage - Contact: Rob Matzkin
Booze Carriage, we bring your favorite beers, wines and spirits right to your door.

Padawan Brands - Contact: Ramya Moothathu
Marketing Consulting: Blue Chip Brand Management for Start-Ups

Latta - Contact: Paulina Podbiello
Food and drinks: Russian Kefir

Accion East and Online - Contact: Karin Johnson
Small Business Development: Microfinance and Business Development

MontaVida (Independent Distributors) - Contact: Lesley Hope
MontaVida isn’t just another cup of coffee. It’s a brewed beverage infused with ingredients proven to have positive nutritious effects. Enjoy this smooth, delicious-tasting coffee, and know that it’s full of healthy ingredients to help you get going!

Sweet Dreams Mini Donuts - Contact: Todd Jones
Sweet Dreams Mini Donuts provide Hot Fresh Mini Donuts for all sorts of occasions.

Millennial Tax - Contact: Meisa Bonelli
Tax prep and bookkeeping for home-based businesses

Barnana - Contact: Deanna Cozzo
The Super Potassium Snack - Chewy Banana Bites

TAP Teddy Adolphe Photography - Contact: Teddy Adolphe

Venue Sponsor: - Contact: Nicole Thornton (
- Have a team of small business accounting experts at your beck and call. Full service monthly bookkeeping, payroll service, and tax planning and filing.