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Founders and Innovators Mixer – Bardo Oakland 1/30/19 6PM

January 30, 2019 @ 5:45 pm - 7:45 pm

After the success of our first edition, we are excited to host a new “Founders & Innovators” Mixer on Wednesday, January 2019 30th from 6pm to 7:45pm (come as early at 5:45pm). For this new event we will be back at Bardo Lounge Oakland (www.BardoOakland.com) located at 3343 Lakeshore Avenue, Oakland 94610.

This is a small event with limited space (25 tickets available). During this intimate evening meet other East Bay & Silicon Valley Founders and Innovators, grab a drink, and exchange ideas and perspectives on each other’s products, companies, markets and more. Start and conversation and collaboration with like-minded leaders.

RSVP Now at http://www.professionalconnector.com/event/founders-and-innovators-oakland/

We encourage a broad spectrum of professionals to join our Founders and Innovators Mixer, as us Bay Area natives are known for our tech and expertise fluency. Every industry and professional can learn from each others.

Regardless of your age, industry level, or your industry you are welcomed to join us. 

RSVP Now $30 space is limited (At the Door Cash Only if not sold out)
This is a small event with limited space (25 tickets available).

Some of our attendees work at companies such as Bank of America, Wells Fargo, Google, ZeroCater, Coffee Meets Bagel, Redfin, Ask.com, Comcast Ventures, Oracle, Salesforce, GoPro, Sequoia Real Estate, DoorDash, Hyatt Regency, BlueCart, Kaiser Permanente, IBM, Genentech, Deloitte, Nestle, Accenture, HP, Intel, Amazon, Lyft, Facebook, HSBC, Capegimini, Yelp,  J.P. Morgan and more.



SPRING, has an unparalleled resume of experience in launching and growing brands and product lines in a wide variety of retail channels – from consumer electronics to luggage – using retail-tested and proven methods blended with our own innovative and creative secret sauce that makes your products disruptive in the marketplace and springs your brand forward. http://www.spring2market.com

RSVP Now $30 space is limited (At the Door Cash Only if not sold out)
This is a small event with limited space (25 tickets available).
1/30/19 – Oakland



Bardo Oakland is a Lounge & Supper Club located in the heart of Oakland, dedicated to bringing back Mid-Century flare at its finest. Bardo is known for their new, fresh take on what a lounge encapsulates, giving off Americana vibes while pouring up amazing cocktails and serving up amazing food. www.BardoOakland.com

If you haven’t yet experienced Bardo Lounge, this upcoming event will give you the opportunity to discover their Mid-Century style, their delicious bites, and their craft libations. Bardo Lounge is located in Oakland’s Grand Lake District.

OUR HOST – David Mitroff, Ph.D.

David Mitrtoff

David is a sought-after speaker on a wide range of topics from social media to peak performance. Through his consulting, lectures, training and keynotes David Mitroff, Ph.D. (www.DavidMitroff.com) has educated more than 25,000 business owners. He is an Instructor for the University of California at Berkeley’s International Diploma Business program and a Google Mentor for the Google Developers Launchpad program. He has been a featured media expert for NBC, ABC, San Francisco Business Times, Hospitality Technology, California Lawyer, and more.



Professional Connector: a vision of Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc.
@ProfConnector @DavidMitroff

Professional Connector. A vision of Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc.
We organize and promote hundreds of Bay Area business networking and social mixers to specifically target Business Strategies and Small Medium Business Enterprises and provide industry professionals with a chance to make new business and personal connections, build their network, find new clients, and expand their business. We bring the SF Bay Area working community together and strive to promote positive business relationships. To view our upcoming events, click here.



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Why & Who should attend this event?

Professionals who want to socialize, entrepreneurs, business owners, attorneys, bankers, real estate developers, physicians, technology gurus, sales and marketing experts, and others will greatly benefit from attending and networking with each other at this event.

Do you have questions about your business? We recommend every business owners to join us for this special event and brainstorm on solutions with other attendees.

Trying to incorporate more cutting-edge technology into your product? Come meet our experts and consultants and get insight on what to change to make your product successful

Interested in networking with tech entrepreneurs, experts, and influencers? They’ll be here. Get a chance to ask them questions.

How many people show up? Our events usually see anywhere from 45 to 400 people depending on the venue. We make sure people are open and approachable, regardless of how many people show up. You will be able to meet and talk to anyone; our greeters will be there to make introductions and keep things moving.

What to Bring: Bring your business cards. Bring at least one card for the event organizer, so we can enter you in a raffle.

How to Dress: This is after work networking, so even if you did not work…pretend and dress like you did! We all look good when we dress professionally. We always take pictures at our events, so you want to look your best!

Photography: Our events are photographed for our Websites and Social Media sites. By attending our event, you give us permission to take photographs and use the images. All participants at our events are beautiful people and are subject to be photographed and used to promote future events.



We produce and co-produce 5 to 10 monthly events, with a proven track record of over 50 events each year for the last 5 years. Events include networking events, mixers, workshops, private company events, recruiting events, product launches, and more. We can add your organization as a sponsor for a wide variety of events to meet your needs, or for more customized events, our host and organizer David Mitroff, Ph.D. will work with you to design customized events to surpass your growth, marketing or recruiting objectives. We have opportunities, from a table at one of our mixers, to Premium Sponsorship. Contact us today.

Professional Connector can boost your brand or event to the next level. If you are looking to put together a business networking event, social mixer, crowdfunding campaign, launch party, brand promotion event, product promotion event, expert panel, or workshop, we would love to help. Contact us for all future inquiries here.


Professional Connector
(510) 761-5895


Bardo Lounge & Supper Club
3343 Lakeshore Ave
Oakland, CA 94610 United States
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(510) 836-8737