CEO, DJ Neekola, Represents Pelonkey for the June #MESmixer at Malmaison in Georgetown

Last month, DJ Neekola went to the Metro Event Specialists‘ June mixer at the beautiful Malmaison in Georgetown!

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Representing her startup, Pelonkey, Neekola was able to network with some of the best in the event and entertainment industry.

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Partnering up with the Meant 2 Live Foundation, Metro Events has started #MEScares by raising donated clothing and accessories for inner city youth as they join the city’s workforce, benefiting House DC.

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It was a wonderful mixer, as always, and this time around was hosted by JBC Events. Neekola walked away with multiple new contacts from her great networking!

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Look for updates on #MESworks as well, which are workshops to help companies boost their events business evening more by taking classes taught by experienced industry professionals. Hope to see you at the next #MESmixer!

First #MESWorks at the #CityClub Hosted by @Metro_Events!

DJ Neekola and Pelonkey staff writer, Ciera Gallub has a published post in WDIW detailing the events from last Tuesday night’s MES Works first ever workshop!

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Featuring speakers Jodi Moraru from EVOKE, Max Major magician and founder of MES, Dan Berger with Social Tables, and Brennan McReynolds with Event Farm, this workshop presented great advice from all the speakers on how to effectively run a business and succeed in DC’s event industry.

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See the article in What Do I Wear here: https://whatdoiwear.co/2014/06/03/inside-metro-event-specialists-hosted-mes-works/.

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Awesome photos courtesy of the Umbrella Syndicate!

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InTheCapital also did a great recap of the workshop, dictating seven key tips to being a successful manager and the importance of building a team and delegating tasks in a business. See more event info here –

Metro Event Specialists: http://metroevents.org

InTheCapital:http://inthecapital.streetwise.co/channels/7-lessons-for-event-professionals-from-mesworks/

City Club of Washington: http://www.clubcorp.com/Clubs/The-City-Club-of-Washington