What we're about

Welcome to “ The LA Business Networking Group (LABNG)”.

Over the past few year LABNG has grown to over 4000 members and has earned a stellar reputation as one of the premier business groups in LA.

We host free and paid business networking events to introduce you to the most dynamic business professionals and executives, business owners and entrepreneurs.

Ilana Eberson, President of the company, won a spot in the Top 100 Small Business Influencer Award. This was an exciting acknowledgement for the business networking opportunities provided our members, the long term business relationships created and the business profits generated through our events.

Group Membership is free. If you’d like to sponsor us, please contact us for more information at nycbiznet@yahoo.com.

We also have groups in: New York and Sydney.




ILANA EBERSON INTERVIEWED ON TAKEACHANCE.TV (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q2_2qFHdh3w)



There are many benefits to being a member of our community. We provide sponsors and members the opportunity to be part of an dynamic business community and connect with outstanding business professionals. We continue building a strong NYC entrepreneur and business community by focusing on business relationships, getting to know other members and working together to encourage a successful outcome for everyone.


Events provide the opportunity to meet new prospects and contacts to enable you to create relationships and promote and market your business. Attendees come from a diverse range of B2B service providers to help you build your own business. As part of our community, members help generate new business relationships while discovering strategic professional business opportunities. Details about our networking events are posted on the Group Calendar at https://www.meetup.com/TheLABusinessNetworkingGroup/events/calendar/ (http://bit.ly/5q5AfA).


We have been creating and managing events for private clients for 3 years. We started this part of the business to cater to partners, sponsors and clients who were looking to get more exposure to our members, for their businesses. We have several areas of expertise which include:

Create and Manage Client Events

Provide "Bums in Seats" for Private & Public Events

Email Marketing and Newsletter Promotion

Event Marketing to Group Members & Social Media Contacts

Promote Event Ticket Sales

Recruit Sponsors & Partners for Client Events

Casting & Recruiting for TV Shows, Media Outlets, Events

You can find a list of past and present clients at http://bit.ly/bMbnP5

Contact us if you'd like more information.


As President of The NYC Business Networking Group, Ilana Eberson has appeared in: The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Fox Business News, INC Magazine, The New York Post, New York Daily News, TimeOut New York, AM New York, Metro New York and Star-Ledger.


Over the last 5 years, we have been proudly sponsored by the following companies: American Express, Microsoft, AT&T/Hewlett Packard, GE ecomagination Challenge, HP ProBook PC Powered by AMD, Regus Business Suites, Constant Contact, NY Enterprise Report, Amazon & Delivering Happiness (Zappos), Microsoft 7, NYC Business Solutions, NYC Business Express, Capital One Bank, Banco Popular, Wachovia Bank, New York Life, Kaufman Foundation of Entrepreneurship, Madison Square Garden, Kaplan Testprep, HP and BlackBerry. Contact us if you'd like to sponsor our group.


Videos from our Anniversary Celebration Party http://bit.ly/93jqLi and http://bit.ly/dpa92l


See what our members are saying about us in their own words. Video Testimonials (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1n6oYNO88F8) and Networking Testimonials at http://bit.ly/bdnead


We provide private services to our business clients. Contact us if you'd like more information. You can find a list of past and present clients at http://bit.ly/bMbnP5


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Upcoming events (1)

Virtual 6th Annual LA Cyber Security Summit Featuring The NSA & US DOJ (Free)

Hello Friends,

We are delighted to offer you exclusive free admission to the Virtual 6th Annual Los Angeles Cyber Security Summit held on Wednesday, October 27, 2021.

Admission is normally $95 but we have secured Exclusive FREE Admission!

To secure your free pass, register with code LABNG21
at https://CyberSecuritySummit.com/summit/Losangeles21/

**Note: To secure your pass, you MUST register using the above code & link. RSVPing through meetup will not grant you admission. By registering, you'll be able to log in afterwards to catch up on demand.

Earn up to 8 Continuing Education Credits by attending the day in full!

Join us virtually and learn about the latest cyber security threats facing your company, best cyber hygiene practices, solutions to protect against a cyber attack, and much more – all from the comfort and safety of your home/office.

The Director of Operations of The NSA, Red Team will be leading a Security Keynote – “Looking Through the Eyes of the Cyber Attacker” - Exclusively at the Cyber Security Summit!

Additional thought leadership includes the Deputy Asst. Attorney General for the National Security Division of the U.S. Dept. of Justice and SMEs from Center for Internet Security, Darktrace, IBM Security, ExtraHop, BlackBerry, WiCyS, and many more.

You are welcome to share this invitation with your IT Security Team and other Senior Level colleagues who would benefit from attending this event.
Please note: Admission is for C-Suite/Senior Level Executives, Directors, Managers, and other IT/Cyber Professionals and Business Leaders. Those in Sales / Marketing and Students are not permitted.

We encourage you to attend this invitation-only event, rated Top 50 InfoSec Conference to Attend Worldwide!

For event details, visit https://CyberSecuritySummit.com/summit/Losangeles21/

If you would like to exhibit and / or speak at the Cyber Security Summit, contact Megan Hutton at [masked].

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