Event Review – Mar 6 Startups & WOW

On Mar 6, about 90 people gathered at Ritz Carlton Hotel in Beijing to attend the Stars with a WOW Networking Evening. It was an evening that celebrated 5 years of networking events in Beijing and included the First Annual WOW Awards (WOnderful Outstanding Woman). The evening was also for Start-ups, Real Estate, Global Mobility, Health & Wellness, Hospitality & Tourism, Green Tech, NGOs, NPOs, Expat Services and Social Media.  We were honoured to have the presence of Meixin Lee and Leslie Simpson both of whom are WOWs and were awarded Certificates. Meixin Lee, the founder of Gift of Hope, has established a social enterprise that is owned and managed by people with disabilities and empowers the…

Feb 21 HR & Career Development Event Review

We have about 80 to 90 people attended our event. And the general feedback is good. We were not so sure about sending the attendees’ info (first name, company, position, industry, haves, wants) to all of attending members. But at the end, we’d have people to come up and tell us they want to be connected to certain people and they already wrote down their names on paper. For those who is networking for their business, now they have a target, a specific goal to reach before attending the event, which we believe will ultimately help to improve our networking quality and results. For every improvement, there is up side and down side. Some people…

Jan 31 – Event review

Quality events for quality people. On 31 Jan 2012, just under 100 business professionals, entrepreneurs, executives, financial and investment elites attended the first networking evening in the year of the Dragon. It was held at the Loong Bar, JW Marriott. Buzz: Whilst it was great to see many old friends and familiar faces, it was great to see many new people. People say: “Attending FCGroup events has always turned into a valuable experience for me. It is not just about networking and making contacts, there is a lot of high quality professional advice to be received and given, and all in a friendly environment. It is a golden opportunity not just to hear professionals talk…

Event Review – 17 Tuesday – Spring Festival Special One for All

Another gather-together, another FCGroup event, and another great time. In life, sunshine and rainbow never cease to glitter; In Beijing, FCGroup events never cease to shine. Last night the business elites embraced the eve of the Chinese New Year at Zeta Bar Hilton Hotel. Highlights of the night Buzz Cheongsam dresses, high-stem wine glasses, the business scene was glowing in the eve of Chinese New Year. Business elites from various professions were in attendance. It was such a wonderful evening. Colin, the event holder sent his heartfelt New Year blessings to all the attendees after the Lucky Draw. Story Rain Duan/ Senior Associate, Residential Leasing  @ Savills Property Services (Beijing) Co Ltd, Graduated on 2009, English…

Event Review – Jan 10 Tues. HR &Career Development Networking Evening

Braving the freezing windy weather of January 11th, over 100 business professional gathered together to warm up at Flames Bar, Hilton Hotel. Media Coverage French TV crew teamed up and interviewed many attendees for a special issue about job hunting which yet to be broadcasted. Stay tuned and we’ll pull the video into our site once it comes out. China Daily sent photographer for preparing a special article of Colin Friedman and his networking events. The article will be published soon. Announcement at Lucky Draw The shifting from FC club to FC Group was first mentioned in the early email and later publically announced at the event. We think it is a brilliant move as…

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“Colin runs high quality networking events and is a pleasure to be around. It is great to join his events.” — Steve Hubbard  Senior Consultant, Eaststep Consulting Ltd.

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