There’s a great big world out there! This week, we’re welcoming new neighbors, celebrating important milestones, and learning how to better connect with our audience and community. Come out and meet someone new with The Week Ahead!
Monday, July 28th, 2014
Localytics Welcome Reception
What: Office opening
When: 7/28/14, 4:30pm – 7:30pm
Where: 101 Arch Street, 8th Floor, Boston, MA 02110 (Localytics)
Why: Localytics celebrates the grand opening of their new Arch Street office, and everyone is invited. Check out the new Localytics space, hear from Mayor Marty Walsh as he discusses innovation in Boston, and enjoy food, drinks, and networking.
Tuesday, July 29th, 2014
Light It Up!
Who: CV Properties
What: Channel Center Park and Garage unveiling
When: 7/29/14, 5:30pm – 8:30pm
Where: 141 A Street, Boston, MA 02210 (Channel Center Park)
Why: Spend the night celebrating community in the new Channel Center Park. Enjoy activities, theater, and food while explore local business in Fort Point. Then, at dusk, watch the lighting of Boston’s largest illuminated art installation.
BUILD Youth Incubator Open House
Who: BUILD in Boston
What: Open House for BUILD
When: 7/29/14, 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Where: 6 Beacon Street, Suite 415, Boston, MA 02108
Why: Join BUILD Boston as they open the doors to the start-up and entrepreneurial community. Learn more about the BUILD program and how you can give back by serving as a mentor to the next generation of entrepreneurs.
Wednesday, July 30th, 2014
GoDaddy Goes Boston
What: Office opening
When: 7/30/14, 5:30pm – 8:00pm
Where: 1 Main Street, Suite 1120, Cambridge, MA 02142 (GoDaddy)
Why: Be one of the first in the business community to see GoDaddy’s new Kendall Square office. Find out more about the work GoDaddy is doing and meet members of the team.
Intro to Salesforce
Who: Startup Institute Boston
What: Workshop on using Salesforce
When: 7/30/14, 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Where: 179 Lincoln Street, Boston, MA 02111 (Startup Institute Boston)
Why: Gain insight into the value of working with CRM systems (customer relationship management) with this Salesforce workshop. Learn more about the work required to manage an effective sales process. Plus, learn more about Startup Institute and its impact in the community.
Thursday, July 31st, 2014
Marketing in the Modern Tech Age
What: Discussion of location-based advertising
When: 7/31/14, 9:00am – 10:00am
Where: 31 Milk Street, Suite 510, Boston, MA 02109 (CafeX Communications)
Why: Join the discussion as Howler explores marketing, advertising and a wide assortment of relevant new technology. Network with other tech focused professionals and find out more about Howler as they move from beta testing to launching in Boston.
Who: HandsOn Tech Boston
What: Nonprofit workshop
When: 7/31/14, 10:00am – 12:00pm
Where: 51 Melcher Street, Boston, 02210 (General Assembly Boston)
Why: Designed for nonprofits in need of more personalized support in utilizing Salesforce for CRM, these 50 minute Office Hours offer free 1 on 1 consulting with a Salesforce expert. Hosted by 501 Partners, HandsOn Tech and General Assembly, this is a great opportunity to get your specific nonprofit questions answered.
Small Business Networking
Who: Boston Small Business Networking Meetup
What: Networking for Boston businesses
When: 7/31/14, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Where: 265 Franklin Street, Suite 1702, Boston, MA 02110 (Intelligent Offices)
Why: Participate in the first Boston Small Business Networking Meetup. Join a roundtable discussion on current business trends and meet other local businesses that are growing in the area. Enjoy light food and refreshments served over heavy networking.
Friday, August 1st, 2014
re:think Video Hackathon
What: Video Hackathon
When: 8/1/14, 6:00pm – 8/3/14, 3:30pm
Where: 51 Melcher Street, Boston, MA 02210 (WeWork/General Assembly)
Why: Whatever your skill level, bring your enthusiasm to work on viewer experience and video with RAMP, General Assembly and WeWork. Join a team and code for awards and glory.
Who: Brooklyn Boulders Somerville
What: 1 Year Anniversary celebration
When: 8/1/14, 7:00pm – 11:59pm
Where: 12A Tyler Street, Somerville, MA 02143 (Brooklyn Boulders Somerville)
Why: From the fitness facility to the Active Collaborative Workspace built on top of a 22 foot high climbing wall, find out what makes Brooklyn Boulders unique in the world of business and health alike. Join the celebration and enjoy music, food, and the entrepreneurial community.
Jason, for the team at Kendall Press