Join us for breakfast at the 818!
Join us for breakfast at the 818! This month’s guest: Dark Matter Coffee.
Join us for a talk with Clint Cox on the Blockchain space and how it will change our worlds.
Jessica Oldani of Oldani Entrepreneurial Law will lead us through a fun, interactive quiz for entrepreneurs.This presentation touches on a number of relevant legal issues for freelancers, startups, entrepreneurs, and small-to-medium businesses. We will discuss intellectual property, proper business formation and maintenance, classification of employees and independent contractors, and more. Come test your knowledge. Bring your questions. These are topics every business needs to know!
Evanston Social aims to build a diverse community of young professionals who enjoy networking, socializing, and growing their businesses within the city of Evanston. Evanston Social will be operating with the guidance of the Downtown Evanston Organization. Our goal with our outsourced events is to raise awareness for and attendance at local businesses and venues, in hopes that we as a generation will build productive and long lasting roots in Evanston.
Peter Hemwall, networking and administrative
Woody Clark, memberships and outreach
Elisabeth Foran, events and communication
Come enjoy local beer and pizza from Union. The event is free and open to the public.
Registration required. Limited number of tickets available. Please RSVP below (just refresh this page if you don’t see the registration box below).
"Getting Intentional About Inclusion: at Work and in Your Community"
Join us Tuesday, March 19th from 5:30 PM to 7 PM for a community networking event centered around Diversity, Inclusion, Equity and Access.
Chanté Thurmond, D&I Talent Consultant, will be hosting an inclusive networking event designed open to professionals of all backgrounds. She will share D&I workplace trends, best practices and inclusive terminology that will empower participants to have more inclusive conversations at work, home and in our respective communities.
Chanté Thurmond (she/her) is a D&I Talent Consultant who partners with emerging tech startups, digital health innovation companies, and VC/PE firms throughout the United States helping them attract & retain top talent.
Chanté’s interests are full-bodied, eclectic and reflective of her entrepreneurial spirit. In 2018 she founded The Darkest Horse (TDH), a digital media production company on a mission to spotlight underrepresented leaders in tech who are beating the odds. TDH produces content that explores the intersections of Diversity, Equity, Access and Inclusion; The Future of Work; Emerging Technology and Human Potential.
In addition, she serves as a consultant and trusted advisor to a handful of small businesses and early-stage startups such as 818 Coworking, Symba, Scarleteen and Contributing Writer at Futurithmic, a new digital publication powered by NOKIA that explores the implications of emerging tech.
Her background encompasses Organizational Development, Social Innovation, Health & Well-being, and Community Engagement. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from Mount Mercy University and a M.A. from St. Catherine University in St. Paul, MN. Chanté is a proud mother of twins and Midwest native who now considers Evanston & Skokie home.
Registration required. Limited number of tickets available. Please RSVP below or by registering here. (Just refresh this page if you don’t see the registration box below).
Be Our Valentine
Looking for VIP treatment on Valentine’s Day? We invite you to join us for a FREE day of coworking and VIP treatment.
Guests are welcome to stop by anytime between 8 - 5PM. Registration required. Limited number of tickets available. Please RSVP below or by registering here. (Just refresh this page if you don’t see the registration box below).
Free chocolate + coffee!
818 Coworking is open to everyone on the first Tuesday of every month. Stop by anytime between 8 - 5PM for a FREE day of coworking. Registration required. Limited number of tickets available.
Join us a for a Lunch + Learn workshop at 12PM with Lori McClain — Second City Alum & Proud Evanstonian — who will be leading an interactive session on “Improv and Interpersonal Communication”.
Come take a peek at Evanston’s newest coworking space!
818 Coworking - owned and built by Evanstonians.
818 Lake Street
Tuesday, December 11th • 9:45am-1pm
Stop by for a tour, some snacks and receive a voucher for one hour free conference room rental.