Recap: GRAMMY® FUTURENOW At W Austin Hotel

Mike Knobloch (Photo Credit: Amanda Ivarra)

One of my biggest rewards in life is the people that I meet. Whether they’re supporting a cause or pursuing a career based on their talents, nothing pleases me more than to have them welcome me into their world and share their passion with me; to educate me about what it is that they […]

GRAMMY® futureNOW At W Hotel Austin

(Photo Credit: The Recording Academy® Texas Chapter)

“Technology is driving the ever changing business of music,” said Theresa Jenkins, Senior Executive Director of The Recording Academy® Texas Chapter. “It’s important to not just keep up with these changes but to be in the forefront of what is happening in today’s market. We’re delighted to host and share with our music community […]

Recap: Texas Nonprofit Awards Honor Area Leaders And Organizations

Vince Trevino, Carolyn Schwarz and Tim Taylor (Photo Credit: Stacey Harrell, 501(c)andids Photography)

On Thursday, September 20th, Greenlights for Nonprofit Success and OneStar Foundation presented the Texas Nonprofit Awards as part of the Texas Nonprofit Summit, the premier nonprofit management conference for the State of Texas. Hundreds of nonprofit professionals, board members, funders, government representatives and other community leaders attended the awards ceremony, which celebrated individuals and […]

How To Network And Explore SXSW As A Local Austinite

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The South by Southwest conference (SXSW) is a fantastic place to meet people from all over the country and even the world, as there are lots of international guests from every industry you can imagine. No matter your business you can still network; talk to everyone, learn what they do and collect those business […]

Recap: National Association Of Professional Mortgage Women’s Valentine Wine Social In Austin

Guests enjoying food and drink at the NAPMW Wine Social (Photo Credit: Cherry Bones Photography)

The National Association of Professional Mortgage Women is an association that provides business, personal and leadership development to advancing women (and now men as well) in mortgage-related professions. The Valentine Wine Social was a great opportunity to talk with colleagues and to meet new contacts who share a professional commonality.

Guests enjoying food […]

Recap: Association of Fundraising Professionals Greater Austin Chapter’s Philanthropy Day Luncheon

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The morning of the luncheon, the following Joel Osteen tweet appeared in my Twitter feed, “You are never more like God than when you give, or when you take time for people, when you do something good for somebody.” In less than 140 characters, he shared the spiritual significance of generosity—a core component of […]

Association Of Fundraising Professionals Greater Austin Chapter To Honor Outstanding Philanthropists

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The Association of Fundraising Professionals Greater Austin Chapter will host the 2012 Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon on Thursday, February 9th at the Hyatt Regency Hotel. This event will recognize the following individuals, organizations and corporations for their outstanding achievements and contributions to improving the quality of life of Central Texans.

Outstanding Philanthropist – Jeff […]