Category Archives: Business

NYC TechBreakfast December 8 2015

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The NYC TechBreakfast is This week onTuesday, December 08, 2015 at Microsoft Technology Center (MTC) NYC in New York, NY. The NYC TechBreakfast this week features awesome demos from:

  • Jobsuitors: – automatic, hyper-personalized career matchmaking
  • HEKXO – HEKXO is simple platform for tagging and scanning real-world objects to play a wide variety of games and educational apps.
  • Croissant – Work from beautiful NYC workspaces for $99/mo. Comfy seats, wifi, unlimited coffee. Cancel anytime.

When: Tuesday, December 08, 2015 from 08:00 to 10:00

11 Times Square, 6th Floor (Between 41st & 42nd Streets on 8th Ave.)  New York, NY, 10036

Twitter for Small Business. October 8 2015 in NYPL

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Cut through the common confusion about Twitter and discover how this social media platform can help grow your small business.

Charlie Conard answers common questions about Twitter for business owners, including:

Getting your business started on Twitter
How do hashtags work and why are they important?
Learning to write an effective tweet –in under 140 characters!
Case Studies: See how Twitter has helped other small-business owners transform
You’ll leave this lecture with a clear understanding of how Twitter works and the ways it can help your small business build sales.


NYPL. AUGUST 13 2015

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Branding from Both Sides Now – Creating & Trademarking your Identity

Creating a strong brand is essential to the building of a successful business. But there’s more to it than registering a trademark or designing a cool looking logo. Find out how to create an authentic, engaging brand personality and the steps you need to take to protect your work and insure ownership. Presented by Michael Pilla, Creative Director of Pilla Creative Marketing and an Authorized Local Expert for Constant Contact and, Eugene Kubalovsky intellectual property attorney, Kublanovsky Law

What you will learn at this FREE Event:

The best way to define your business brand
How to create marketing stories that will engage your target market
How to apply your brand across multiple online platforms
What is a Trademarks and why do you need one
What branding elements can you trademark
What to do if your Trademark is infringed on
Join us for an discussion of the many facets of branding and set your business up to succeed.

May 19 2015 at Business Library

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3:15 p.m.  Introduction to Patents

General overview of patents and patent resources available at SIBL. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis. 

6 p.m.  Optimizing Your Budget & Cash Flow

Learn how to analyze the money you make and spend to create, and live, within a budget. Presented by the Financial Planning Association of New York. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis. 


Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL),

Midtown today: Fordham Business Excellence Day

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Do you have your own business ideas? Are you interested in starting your own business? Then this freeevent is for you!

Learn what it takes to be a success business leader from successful entrepreneurs and business practitioners – taking you from Ideation to Execution and everything in between. Get the latest on prototyping, team building, financing, exit strategies, corporate legal necessities, negotiation and much more.


Sessions & Speakers:

10:00 AM – Welcome & Introduction Patrick Asdurian, Founder, A3E
10:15 AM – Business Funding Panel Alan Kerzner, CEO, Institute for Global Student Success
Akash Gupta, Director, Valuation & Investment, Cyndx
Neelam Brar, Founder, CEO, District CoWork
Bobby Rehani, Licensed Agent, CityConnections
Zen Matoshi, CEO, Universal Kitchen Designs
11:15 AM – Business Incubator Sameer Somal, CFO, Blue Ocean Global Wealth
  Atul Prashar, CEO, SAVA360
12:00 AM – Entrepreneur Insights Ritu Banga, Co-Founder, Zoomdojo
  Atul Prashar, CEO, SAVA360
1:00 PM – Lunch
2:00 PM – Entrepreneur Insights Shamina Rai, Broadcast Journalist, TV Host & Luxury Real Estate agent, Douglas Elliman
  Shilpi Kumar, VP, Marketing, FIBSA
2:45 PM – Negotiation Dr David White, Adjunct Professor of Law, Fordham University, White & Associates P.C.
3:45 PM – Corporate Law Albert Rizzo Esq, Principal Attorney, Law Offices of Albert Rizzo, P.C.
4:10 PM – Business Incubator Laura Martin, Fordham Foundry
  Chris Qian, Co-Founder, Cipher Group
4:40 PM – Closing Keynote Red Katz, Living your “Youlogy”


Get to know the speakers:

Alan KerznerFounder & CEO, Institute for Global Student Success and Faculty at Wharton

Ritu Banga, Co-Founder, Zoomdojo, a career resource and placement service

Atul Prasher, CEO, SAVA360

Dr. David White, Adjunct Professor of Law, Fordham University, White & Associates PC

Albert Rizzo, Principal Attorney, Albert Rizzo, PC

Chris Qian, Co-founder, Cipher Ground PHD Hi-tech Startups Incubator

Sameer Somal, CFO, Blue Ocean Global Wealth

Neelam BrarFounder, CEO, District CoWork

Shamina Rai, TV personality and luxury real estate agent at Douglas Elliman Real Estate, NYC

Laura Martin, Fordham Foundry

Patrick Asdurian, Founder A3 Enterprise & Events (A3E)

Akash Gupta, Director, Valuation & Investment, Cyndx

Zen Matoshi, CEO, Universal Kitchen Designs

Red Katz, Entreprenuer and Professional Speaker inspiring Executives

What    Fordham Entrepreneur & Business Excellence Day

When   Saturday, May 16, 2015. 10 am to 5 pm

Where  Fordham University 113 W 60th St,12th Floor Lounge