Please join us for the IBO June 2017 Evening Meeting
Special date: Tuesday, June 27th, doors open 6:30 p.m. and meeting starts at 7:15 p.m.
Special location: The American Irish Historical Society
Guest Speaker: Liza Donnelly, New Yorker Cartoonist, CBS News Resident Cartoonist
Donnelly is a Cultural Envoy for the US State Department, traveling around the world speaking about freedom of speech, cartoons and women’s rights. As a public speaker, Donnelly has also spoken at TED (Technology Entertainment and Design), the United Nations, and The New Yorker Festival, the Thurber House, and the American Association of Editorial Cartoonists annual convention, Vassar College, Bard College, Brown University, The Omega Institute, The Society of Illustrators, The Museum of Cartoon and Comic Art, The Norman Rockwell Museum, among other places. Donnelly was profiled on CBS Sunday Morning and NBC and has been interviewed on radio and in numerous magazines.
Donnelly is the author/editor of sixteen books and was a finalist for the Thurber Prize for American Humor. She wrote the critically acclaimed history, Funny Ladies: The New Yorker’s Greatest Women Cartoonists and Their Cartoons.
Donnelly wrote and illustrated seven children’s books for Scholastic, Inc. and two children’s books with Holiday House.
She is a charter member of an international project, Cartooning for Peace, helping to promote understanding around the world through humor; and is one of the founding members of USA FECO, the US chapter of the international cartoonists’ organization FECO. She has curated several exhibits of international cartoonists, here and abroad. Donnelly taught at Vassar College and the School of Visual Arts and is a member of PEN, the American Association of Editorial Cartoonists and the National Cartoonist Society. She is the recipient of an honorary degree from the University of Connecticut, a Reuben Award from the NCS, the Salon St. Just, France International Prize, the Woman of Distinction Prize from the American Association of University Women; and was a member the jury of the World Press Cartoon Prize in Lisbon, the Cartooning for Peace Prize in Geneva in 2012 and 2014, and the Aydin Dogan International Cartoon Competition in Istanbul, Turkey. Her cartoons are in the Library Of Congress Prints and Drawings Collection, the Society Of Illustrators Collection and private collections.
She lives in New York with her husband, New Yorker cartoonist Michael Maslin.
Facebook: Liza Donnelly
IBO members and and first time non-members may attend free of charge.
American Irish Historical Society members may attend free of charge.
Registration open to members and guests.
Become a new member of the IBO.
Renew your 2017 IBO membership.
Talk Business Over A Cocktail!
Join us at our Under 40s IBO Young Professionals Group Cocktail Hour event for a chance to connect and talk business with like minded Irish & Irish-Americans in New York.
This event is open to young professionals from all industries and career levels and provides a great atmosphere to expand your professional connections, create new business opportunities and learn about successful companies.
If you want to find out about great new start-ups or mingle with professionals from large corporations, our IBO Young Professionals group will have something for you.
Join us for a great evening at the IBO Summer Party!
Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 7:00 p.m.
Five Mile Stone Bar & Restaurant
- Music, Dinner, 3-Hour Open Bar & Networking -
*** BUY TICKETS ***
Early bird special - Purchase tickets by July 6th!
IBO MEMBER - $50
NON MEMBER - $70
IBO MEMBER & GUEST: $120
After July 6th / At the door:
IBO Member - $60
Non Member - $80
IBO Member & Guest: $140
*** IBO MEMBERSHIP FEES ***
You must be a 2017 paid member to get the member rate!
Become New Member $150
Renew Your Membership $95
Please join us for our Monthly Business Networking Breakfast.
Date: Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Guest Speaker: Eric Stoller, President of the Les Brown Institute.
Eric has specialized in creating memorable events and training programs designed to increase personal performance, make new contacts and help companies and individuals reach their goals and dreams.
Eric has over 25 years of expertise in producing seminars and training programs. He has delivered over 5000 presentations and seminars in his career.
In addition, Eric has worked with the top experts in the field of personal development, including Brian Tracy, Denis Waitley, Herb Cohen, Jim Rohn, Og Mandino, and Omar Periu and Les Brown.
Eric's topics can include:
This event is hosted by Past President Niall O'Leary.
Enjoy a traditional Irish Breakfast and engaging speakers. Meet and greet with local New York business people.
$25 for IBO 2017 Members who RSVP by 3:00 P.M. Monday, July 17, 2017.
$30 for Non-Members.
Please pay by credit card or check!
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