• Bay Area Black Professionals Holiday Mixer

    Bay Area Black Professionals Holiday Mixer

    Wed, December 13 • 6:30pm-9:30pm • Impact Hub Oakland - 2323 Broadway

     

    A sellout every year since inception, join us at the Bay Area's popular holiday celebration for Black professionals.

     

    This annual event, now in its 7th year, brings together AAEN's collaborative network of corporate employee/business resource groups, professional organizations, STEM organizations, investors, small businesses and individuals from the private, public and academic/education sectors.


    Attendees can expect an evening of networking, entertainment and yuletide fun.

     

    Corporate, small business and non-profit booths and sponsorships available.

     

    Interested in volunteering?
    Email aaen@aaenbayarea.org

  • Bay Area Black Professionals Holiday Mixer

    Networking • Products

    Meet Your Match

    Whether you're job hunting, seeking that B2B connection, investing in startups or selling products, this is the place to make it happen!

    Live Beats

    Oakland Future Trio (tentative)

    Oakland Future Trio has shared the stage with Grammy award winning artists Pete Escovedo and D'Wayne Wiggins. Amazing.

    Bites

    Chef Michele Wilson

    Popular Bay Area Chef and owner of the upcoming Gussies Southern Table and Bar (Oakland), a reinvention of the former Gussie’s Chicken and Waffles (San Francisco).

    DJ

    Jerry Ross

    Well known DJ personality has been rocking the Bay Area for over a decade. Guaranteed fun!

  • AAEN's Collaborative Network

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    Who has purchased tickets to last year's Holiday Mixer?

    People from Abbott Laboratories, Albertsons / Safeway, Altera, Apple, Ask.com, AT&T, Auris, AXA, Bank of America, Bank of the West, BART, Bellbridge, Black & Veatch, Blue Shield of California, Booz Allen Hamilton, Brocade, California Bank & Trust, CDNetworks, Charles Schwab, Chevron, Cisco Systems, CitiBank, Clorox, Comcast, Cooper Vision, DaVita, DelMonte Foods, Eli Lilly, Expertus, EY, Exxon Mobil, Facebook, Gap Inc., Genentech, Gilead Sciences, Inc, GlaxoSmithKline, Google, Grainger, HPE, IBM, Intel, JPMorgan Chase, Kaiser Permanente, KPMG, LinkedIn, Livefyre, Lyft, McKesson, Medivation, Merrill Lynch, Microsoft, NASDAQ, Netflix, Netgear, Optimaze, Oracle, PG&E, Pinterest, Pixar, Practice Fusion, Pixar, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Randstad, RocketFuel, Salesforce, Sandia National Laboratories, Sandisk, SAP, Sutter Health, Symantec, T-Mobile Business Solutions, Tesla, Tivo, Twilio, Twitter, UBS, Union Bank, Walmart, Wells Fargo, WorkDay, YP Holdings, Xamarin...as well as numerous small to medium sized businesses and professional organizations!

    Hope you had a great year!

    This annual Holiday Mixer brings together AAEN's collaborative network of corporate employee/business resource groups, professional organizations, STEM organizations, small businesses and individuals from the private, public and academic/education sectors. All have sponsored, participated in, supported or attended AAEN's programs and events over the years. Thank you!

    Thanks to...Employee/Business Resource Groups • Affinity Groups / Diversity Groups

    Accenture • ADP • Agile-1 • Airbnb • Altera • Apple • Applied Materials • AT&T • BAE Systems • Bank of America/Merrill Lynch • Blue Shield of California • BNY Mellon • Brocade Communications • CBS Interactive • Charles Schwab • Cisco Systems • The Clorox Company • Comcast • Comerica • Deloitte • Dropbox • eBay • Eli Lilly • EMC • EY • Facebook • Gap Inc. • Genentech • Google • HPE • IBM • Intel • Intuit • Kaiser Permanente • LinkedIn • Lockheed Martin • Lyft • Medallia • Oracle • Pandora • PayNearMe • Paypal • PG&E • Piazza Technologies • Pinterest • PricewaterhouseCoopers • Safeway • Salesforce • Square • SolarCity • Symantec • TEKSystems • Tesla • Twilio • Twitter • Uber • Visa • Wells Fargo • World Wide Technology • Yahoo • Yelp

     

    Interested in volunteering or hosting a corporate booth (recruiting / product showcase) or sponsorship? Email AAEN or call 510.817.AAEN (2236).

    Thanks to...Professional and Community Organizations

    100 Black Men of the Bay Area • Bay Area Blacks In Tech • Blacks In Government • Black Professionals Network (BPN) • California Diversity Council • Charles Houston Bar Association • East Bay Black Professionals Association • Marin African American Professionals Network • MoAD Vanguard • National Action Network • National Society of Black Engineers (SF Bay Area & Silicon Valley Professionals) • National Association of Black Accountants (SF) • National Black MBA Association (SF) • National Coalition of 100 Black Women (Oakland Bay Area Chapter) • National Coalition of 100 Black Women (San Francisco Chapter) • National Forum for Black Public Administrators (Oakland/San Francisco Bay Area Chapter) • National Sales Network • Onyx Community Connection • Urban Financial Services Coalition • Young Blacks of the Bay

     

    Interested in volunteering or hosting a small business or nonprofit booth? Email AAEN or call 510.817.AAEN (2236).

    Thanks to...STEM Organizations, Academic Institutions and Small Businesses

    Blaylock Beal Van • Brian's Online Success Services • California Alliance of African American Educators • Capital Network • Diversity Best Practices • Dream Corps • DTZ • Exponential Talent • Face-2-Face Communications • FoodCare • Gap • GRI Technology Solutions • Global Enterprise Services • Goins & Associates • Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco • Harvard and Associates • The Hidden Genius Project • J&J • Jotaka & Associates • Jopwell • Just Mentors • Kapor Center for Social Impact • Level Playing Field Institute • LK Law Firm • Mays Civic Innovation • Menlo College • Millennium Career Advantage • Mills College • Minority Business Consortium • Mosaic Presence • National Center for Women & IT • PACT • Rainbow Push Coalition - Silicon Valley Project • ReadySet • ReedSmith • Robert Half • San Francisco State University • SEC Consulting • Silicon Valley Black Chamber of Commerce • Singularity University • The Social Engineering Project • STEMBoard • Stern Resources • UC Davis • UNCF • University of California Office of the President • University of San Francisco • Upward Bound • World Mentor • Udacity • We Teach Science Foundation • World Mentor • Year Up • #YesWeCode

     

    Interested in volunteering or hosting a small business or nonprofit booth? Email AAEN or call 510.817.AAEN (2236).

  • Title Sponsor
    (1 @ $2,500)

    • Company feature/profile in AAEN's Online Job’s Listings & bi-monthly enewsletter (distribution 4,000+)

    • "AAEN Bay Area Black...presented by [Company]"
    • Premium Booth * (3x)
    • Logo displayed onsite and included in marketing materials
    • 10 admission tickets, includes 5 complimentary beverages and VIP lounge section

    Corporate Major Sponsor
    (4 @ $1,250)

    • Company feature/profile in AAEN's Online Job’s Listings & bi-monthly enewsletter (distribution 4,000+)

    • "AAEN Bay Area Black...sponsored by [Company]"
    • Booth *
    • Logo displayed onsite and included in marketing materials
    • 5 admission tickets, includes 5 complimentary beverages

    Corporate Partner
    (5 @ $750)

    • Company feature/profile in AAEN's Online Job’s Listings & bi-monthly enewsletter (distribution 4,000+)

    • Booth *
    • Logo displayed onsite and included in marketing materials
    • 3 admission tickets, includes 3 complimentary beverages

    Small Business Premium
    (4 @ $500)

    • Company feature/profile in AAEN's Online Job’s Listings & bi-monthly enewsletter (distribution 4,000+)
    • Booth *
    • Logo displayed onsite and included in marketing materials
    • 2 admission tickets, includes 2 complimentary beverages

    Startups & Non-profit
    (2 @ $250)

    • Booth *
    • 2 admission tickets

    * Booths include a 5' table, table drapery, 2 chairs, access to an electrical outlet (some booths) within 15' and wifi.
    Power cords not included.
    Inquiries: email aaen@aaenbayarea.org

  • Purchase Ticket/Sponsorship/Booth

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