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Business Network Chapter Meetings

Tuesday, July 25, 2017, 7:00:00 AM - 9:00:00 AM
Lewitt Hackman Law Firm • 16633 Ventura Boulevard, 11th Floor  • Encino
HIGH CONFLICT PERSONALITY DISORDERS: Bullies, Narcissists, and Borderlines. Ronald M. Supancic is a Certified Family Law Specialist who has been in practice for over forty-five years and a motivational speaker for over twenty-five years. As the recognized author of three books on the subject of family law and divorce, Ron has taught advanced family law classes at four universities. Ron has been featured on CNN television, Larry King Live, CBS Sunday Edition, and many other nationally syndicated radio talk shows. He has served as a Judge Pro Tem in the Family Law Department of the Los Angeles County Superior Court, having helped found the program over 20 years ago. He has been a speaker at the State Bar of California Annual Meeting and at the Annual Convention of the Los Angeles County Psy... read more
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Beverly Hills
Tuesday, August 01, 2017, 7:00:00 AM - 9:00:00 PM
Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce • 9400 South Santa Monica Blvd, 2nd Floor • Beverly Hills
HOW TO SAVE WATER -- WITHOUT GETTING WASHED-UP (OUR OUT)! The Beverly Hills Chapter of Bruin Professionals is delighted to present Debby Figoni, the Water Conservation Administrator for the City of Beverly Hills' Public Works Department, as our featured speaker on Tuesday August 1st. Debby will share her secrets on how to use water more efficiently -- without getting washed-up! Debby has been working in the environmental field for both public and private agencies for several decades! Over the years, she has enthusiastically educated thousands of residents about sustainable landscaping through various water wise landscaping presentations and through one on one site visits. She is a Master Gardener and an avid do-it-yourself gardener. She has created award winning landscapes that are at... read more
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Wednesday, August 02, 2017, 7:00:00 AM - 9:00:00 AM
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie, LLP • 655 North Central Avenue • Glendale
please join us for an enlightening discussion on Tax Reform and its potential impact on Like-Kind Exchanges, led by Dino Champagne of Asset Preservation, Inc. (API). Before joining API in 2002 as Division Manager, Dino Champagne spent 14 years honing her skills as a commercial real estate broker handling sales and lease negotiations. Prior to that, she was a commercial lending o?cer for a major bank for 15 years. This solid background is a natural ?t for her role at API, servicing Los Angeles, Ventura, Riverside and San Bernardino counties. Ms. Champagne’s experience has kept her in constant demand by real estate professionals, CPAs, attorneys, escrow o?cers, ?nancial advisors and investors. She has given over 1,000 accredited seminars on IRC 1031 exchanges, and is a frequent speaker ... read more
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South Bay
Thursday, August 03, 2017, 7:30:00 AM - 9:30:00 AM
Il Fornaio Restaurant • 1800 Rosecrans Ave. • Manhattan Beach

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Warner Center
Thursday, August 03, 2017, 7:15:00 AM - 9:00:00 AM
BPE&H An Accountancy Corporation • 21300 Victory Blvd.  • Woodland Hills

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Century City
Tuesday, August 08, 2017, 7:30:00 AM - 9:00:00 AM
Greenberg Glusker Fields Claman & Machtinger • 1900 Avenue of the Stars, 21st Fl • Los Angeles

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Orange County
Wednesday, August 09, 2017, 7:15:00 AM - 9:00:00 AM
Knobbe Martens • 2040 Main Street 1st Flr Conf. Rm. • Irvine

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Business Mixers Special Events

Up On Cyber Conference , All BP
Friday, August 04, 2017, 7:30:00 AM - 1:00:00 PM
BP is sponsoring this ' target='_blank'>https://www.uponcyber.com/"> Up On Cyber conference. Learn about the future of cyber security and how to protect your business! All proceeds will be donated to Veteran Charities. Visit the event website to learn more!... read more
James West Alumni Center • 325 Westwood Plaza • Los Angeles
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September LAG Meeting , Lawyers
Thursday, September 28, 2017, 12:00:00 PM - 1:30:00 PM, Cost: $15.00
Payments are final once submitted. No Refunds!
Yvonne Van Aken will speak to us about how to use LinkedIn effectively to promote our law practices. This meeting should be especially helpful to those of us who don't use social media, or those who need some help in using it more effectively. ... read more
Seyfarth Shaw, LLP • 2029 Century Park East, Suite 3500 • Los Angeles
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November LAG Meeting , Lawyers
Thursday, November 16, 2017, 12:00:00 PM - 1:30:00 PM, Cost: $15.00
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Seyfarth Shaw, LLP • 2029 Century Park East, Suite 3500 • Los Angeles
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  • Tennis at the Riviera
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BP Thanks
All Our Chapter Meeting Sponsors:

Jonathan Schreter, Executive VP

Michael Anderson, Vice President | Registered Principal
(310) 432-7018

Jonathan Schreter, Los Angeles Chapter President

Debra Gentz, Vice President, Sr Relationship Manager
(818) 456-8045
& Rod Ponce, Financial Services Officer
(310) 393-705

Robert A. Green, Partner
(626) 683-4514


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