What we're about

We are a community of business people & investors - at various levels of experience - who are interested and committed to building connections and learning how to build and grow our businesses and investments in the Seattle area.

We do the following types of events in Seattle and nearby areas:

1. Networking.

2. Educational.

3. Collaborative Idea Generation.

4. Social and much more.

We host at least one to two events a month if not more.

The group is free to join and at least some of our events are free of charge.

What you will gain:

1. Great association and connections to build your professional network.

2. Education to get the leading edge in business and investment - building, starting, generating momentum and more.

3. We do our best to keep the education intriguing and useful and free of being overly salesy.

Please Join us and RVSP for our next event

The group is managed by Diane Lam, Sunil Bhaskaran, Luci Gabel, Melody Chambers, and Jo Anna Wright – successful, growth-oriented entrepreneurs who believe in the power of community and are committed to providing the tools to empower your growth. From events to webinars and training seminars, we’re here to help you fast-track your professional growth. We look forward to meeting you!

About the Organizers

Diane Lam has been the right-hand man to accomplished entrepreneurs, securities sales individuals, and C-level executives for over 14 years. She’s handled everything from creating 5 separate hedge funds to overseeing six separate business lines for finance entrepreneurs. Furthermore, she's helped build and execute infrastructure initiatives, overhaul sales processes, and grow a team from 12 to 49. She has a wide range of experience, with a core specialty of helping business owners bring their vision to fruition.

Sunil Bhaskaran is the founder of the Global Business Mastermind - a membership of generous and ambitious visionaries in business who are up to collaborating to build huge audiences not just locally but globally as well. He is the owner of the largest small business non-tech meetup community with over 120,000+ business owners and professionals spread out over major cities in the US and in the UK. He has been a business, marketing & leadership adviser and mentor since 1991 and has published two books on Amazon whilst giving and receiving support from his beautiful wife, Glenda Benevides - a musical producer/singer/songwriter.

Luci Gabel has helped hundreds of people – including CEOs, executives, entrepreneurs, military officers, and royalty – to optimize their mental and physical energy so that they can reach their goals. As an exercise physiologist and nutritionist with an MBA and 20+ years of experience in her industry, she’s had her hands in senior-level management for private corporations, the US Department of Defense, as well as start-up partnerships and businesses from cities all over the globe. She knows the secrets behind balancing a successful career, an exceptionally fulfilling life, and an unwavering mental and physical health, which is exactly what she'll share with you!

Jo Anna Wright, Co-Organizer, is an author, mentor, and speaker. She has created more than $6 million in real estate transactions for her students and has changed the lives of hundreds of people nationwide with her step-by-step "Bottom Line Wealth" systems. She has over 18 years of experience as a licensed real estate professional, expert investor, and entrepreneurial strategist. As a national speaker, her most popular talks include: "Beginners’ Guide to Real Estate Investing", "How to Create Conscious Wealth", "Women Leading Money", and "Control Your Money Control Your Life".

Melody Chambers is the Owner/Designated Broker at House Love Realty and the creator of Entrepreneur Real Estate School. After devoting 10+ years to Human Resources at UPS and PeaceHealth Medical Group, Melody sees real estate as an opportunity to assist others by helping them fulfill their real estate dreams. An excellent listener, negotiator, marketer, and communicator, Melody is professional and dedicated. Melody received her Bachelor degree from Western Washington University and continues to enjoy her native Pacific Northwest with her husband.

Upcoming events (2)

[Online] Confident, Positive, Proactive Leadership: Part 2

NOTE: This is a ZOOM educational and networking event. You must register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEqde-qrzMqGdOf2ZqxGqNE-p9pyHEu2MhA Immediately afterward you’ll receive a confirmation email with information about joining, or be admitted directly to the meeting. Our changing environment presents us with a unique situation of leading during extreme uncertainty. -What's the best way to lead people in this changing world? -How can we be leaders of others, as well as leaders of ourselves during this unpredictable time? -How do we balance leadership life and our own life in this time? We’ll discuss: 1. The secrets to being the kind of leader people want to follow today 2. The type of leaders who lead groups, companies, and organizations to success in a changing world 3. Critical, yet unspoken skillsets necessary to be an extraordinary and inspirational leader This is part 2 of a 2-part series. You don’t need to participate in sequence. Part 2 focuses on how to lead through inspiration. These events will be an inclusive dialogue to inspire your confident & impactful leadership, powerfully and proactively stimulate your thinking, and excite you about being a leader in your future. NOTE: This is a ZOOM educational and networking event. You must register here (same as the link to the right): https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEqde-qrzMqGdOf2ZqxGqNE-p9pyHEu2MhA Immediately afterward you’ll receive a confirmation email with information about joining, or be admitted directly to the meeting. See you online! Your host, Luci Gabel, MBA, MA, ACE, ACSM Your host, Luci Gabel has over 20 years of advanced education and experience in her fields: business, leadership and human health. She compassionately guides people to be effective, well-rounded, leaders and make healthy, balanced decisions for themselves and those they lead.

[FREE ONLINE MASTERMIND] Entrepreneurs Pivot & Grow Business Mastermind

YOU MUST REGISTER FOR ACCESS: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEkceygqDIrGNwvHmUAUy3OqtxU8F3pvCcf Challenges are guaranteed as an entrepreneur—but that doesn’t make them any easier. Luckily, with every challenge, there is a business owner with personal experience you can learn from. This free Mastermind was once held in person and highly active in Seattle and New York. By popular demand, we are bringing this community online to connect business owners across the country. Whether you’re running a side gig or scaling a business, this group will give you the freedom to discuss your challenges and get support from like-minded people - no matter what stage of business you’re in. At this online event, you will have an opportunity to: - Discuss your business in detail within small groups - Share ideas, get feedback, and brainstorm solutions to your current business challenges - Share success with a supportive community - Build relationships to grow your businesses and help others grow Please come ready to discuss your business, recent wins, and questions or challenges your business is currently facing. Our community will come alongside you to offer the support you need. Register here for access: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEkceygqDIrGNwvHmUAUy3OqtxU8F3pvCcf Pacific Time Schedule 12:00 pm - 12:10 pm: Welcome & Mastermind Overview 12:10 pm - 12:25 pm: Group Introductions 12:25 pm - 12:55 pm: Small Group Masterminding 12:55 pm - 1:00 pm: Wrap up Eastern Time Schedule 3:00 pm - 3:10 pm: Welcome & Mastermind Overview 3:10 pm - 3:25 pm: Group Introductions 3:25 pm - 3:55 pm: Small Group Masterminding 3:55 pm - 4:00 pm: Wrap up Register for Access: ABOUT THE HOST Diane Lam is the Founder and CEO of Everything Ally, Business and Operations Management. She has been the right-hand to entrepreneurs, financers and c-level executives for 14 years. Her firm focuses on the system, strategy, and implementation for service-based business owners who are overwhelmed and struggling to take their business to the next level.

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