What we're about

The Small Business and Startups Group is a place where small businesses and startups discuss and share ideas with each other. A place where you can present your business to the group and network with other small businesses, business startups and entrepreneurs.

Invite your friends and colleagues to join our meetup group. The more people we have to network and exchange ideas with the better for all of us.

Upcoming events (5+)

Technology and Digital Arts Networking

The Ainsworth

New York has so many innovators and content creators in digital media. Yet, so much more can happen if the community is closer and when one can find those who can advance the fields. Digital artist whether it be Meow Wolf style artist, wearable designers, YouTubers, filmmakers, vloggers, performance artist, fashion creators, bloggers, etc. to network and share ideas. In a casual setting. If you are in the business side of the industry that is looking to sponsor, invest, or partner with digital artist than you are welcome to come. Please make sure to RSVP here, https://www.eventbrite.com/e/technology-and-digital-arts-networking-tickets-56387654994 an RSVP on Meetup does not count as an actual RSVP. Also, if you have a product you would like to demo please email [masked].

IT'S BACK!! Entertainment Industry & Performing Artists Resource Fair

NYPL Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)

Come learn about the latest programs and services from a cross-section of NYC entrepreneurial and other entertainment industry resources designed to help you: j.mp/PerformingArtistsResourceFairMay172019 ➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖ EVENT LOCATION: Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room[masked] Madison Ave, New York, NY Located on MADISON AVENUE at 34th Street ➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖ Join us at SIBL to hear about the latest programs and services from a cross-section of NY metro area entrepreneurial and other resources to help you with your production, artistic endeavor, marketing yourself via LinkedIn or small business! ➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖ REGISTRATION is required at (your RSVP on this Meetup group is NOT CONSIDERED A VALID REGISTRATION). You must reserve your TICKET here: j.mp/PerformingArtistsResourceFairMay172019 ➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖ AGENDA: 10 a.m. Library Opens 10:15 a.m - 11: 15 a.m. – Welcome and Keynote Presentation: Rochelle Rice, CSP&AS, a nationally recognized speaker, author, and educator - From Jazz to Biz: How to Monetize Your Art into a Lucrative Business 11:15 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Visiting Exhibitors’ Tables & Networking 1:00 p.m. - 2: 30 p.m. – Presentation: LinkedIn for Performing Artists by Marc W. Halpert, a nationally-recognized LinkedIn coach, and author 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. SIBL's Career Coaching Cafe – Like "speed dating" a career coach. You will have five minutes to ask multiple career coaches about job search topics like resumes, interviews, networking, etc. Our coaches will provide general coaching advice. If you have any questions please contact us at [masked] or[masked] ➖➖➖➖➖ REGISTRATION is required at (your RSVP on this Meetup group is NOT CONSIDERED A VALID REGISTRATION). You must reserve your TICKET here: j.mp/PerformingArtistsResourceFairMay172019 ➖➖➖➖➖ OUR PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: To help you identify and introduce you to the best resources that will further establish you as a professional. 🔰 Availability is on a first come, first served basis. 🔰 Back by popular demand, and better than ever! 🔰 Learn about free services from NY metro area Performing Arts organizations and their resources to help you either start a business or to get career advice. ➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖ EXHIBITORS: The Actors Fund Candid: Foundation Center + GuideStar The Dramatists Guild FACES goodLinc KIVA-ZIP Musicians Club of New York NYU Arts and Entertainment Alumni Network NYPL: The Business Library (SIBL) NYPL: Library for the Performing Arts The Show Goes On Productions Sing for Hope Score NYC Theater Communication Group Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts U.S. Small Business Administration What Now What Next ➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖ WHO SHOULD ATTEND THIS EVENT? Anyone in the performing arts & entertainment field whether you are planning to start a new business, currently own your business or looking for career coaching or career transitioning advice. This includes Choreographers, Musicians, Singers, Composers, Lyricists, Pianists, Theatre, Actors, Entertainers, Comedians, Filmmakers, Producers, Casting Agents, Stage Managers, Writers, Photographers, Videographers….and anyone else aspiring to, or working within any capacity in related industries and sectors are all welcome to join us at this beneficial event! ➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖ Registration is required at (your RSVP on this Meetup group is NOT CONSIDERED A VALID REGISTRATION). You must reserve your spot here: j.mp/PerformingArtistsResourceFairMay172019 ➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖ Questions? If you have any questions please contact us at [masked] or[masked]

NYC Creative and Business Professionals Networking Party

Please make sure to RSVP here (https://paulsguide.eventbrite.com/), https://paulsguide.eventbrite.com (https://paulsguide.eventbrite.com/). An RSVP on Meetup does not count as an RSVP. 60 people are expected to attend. This event is primarily intended to help (a) TALENT SEEKERS build out their teams and (b) JOB SEEKERS find great places to work. This is primarily a social event for creative and business professionals. Based on the idea of mingling like a singles event except for those seeking work and those seeking to hire. This is a multi-meetup group and an average of 60 people attend these monthly networking events.

Technology and Digital Arts Networking

The Ainsworth

New York has so many innovators and content creators in digital media. Yet, so much more can happen if the community is closer and when one can find those who can advance the fields. Digital artist whether it be Meow Wolf style artist, wearable designers, YouTubers, filmmakers, vloggers, performance artist, fashion creators, bloggers, etc. to network and share ideas. In a casual setting. If you are in the business side of the industry that is looking to sponsor, invest, or partner with digital artist than you are welcome to come. Please make sure to RSVP here, https://www.eventbrite.com/e/technology-and-digital-arts-networking-tickets-56387654994 an RSVP on Meetup does not count as an actual RSVP. Also, if you have a product you would like to demo please email [masked].

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