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Bold Magazine Presents “The Love Yourself Networking Weekend”


  • New York Marriott Marquis 1535 Broadway New York, Ny 10036 (map)

The winter holiday season has passed and Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. As people, we spend so much time serving others and looking for Mister or Misses Right for cold winter nights; maybe you’ve even taken some time for a spa day. Bold Magazine asks when was the last time you fed your mind? Your soul? Your career?

The “Love Yourself” weekend is about more than feeling good in the present. It’s about knowing what you want MOST and putting it before what you want NOW. You, your career, your growth, your network, and your life!

Love Yourself Weekend is a Plus Positive professional experience located in the amazing Marriott Marquis right in the heart of New York City; Times Square. Joint hem to network, collaborate, and sip on some amazing mimosas.

The audience will be full of amazingly positive “hungry-for-change” plus women. Thisevent, with the exception of the wrap up party on Saturday night is for WOMEN ONLY. Exceptions may be made for men who own legitimate businesses in the plus universe.


Agenda //

Friday Feb 1st 2019

6p-9p: Plus Positive Speed Networking Cocktail Party – Hosted by Crave, Las Vegas

Take an opportunity to meet with industry professionals in the plus universe: models, business owners, designers, educators, etc.! The first hour will be spent doing One on One “Speed Networking” where attendees will have the opportunity to meet with 10 people in their industry for 5 minutes a piece! The rest of the evening is yours to network!

6:00PM: Arrival, light fare and cocktails
6:30PM: One on One Speed Networking
Food and drinks included

7:30p: Mix and Mingle. Drinks on your own.

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Saturday, February 2nd, 2019

10:30a – 1:00p: Morning Brunch Body Positive Panel

3 Plus Positive panelists will feed your brain, while you fill your belly!

Jen Ponton, AMC’s Dietland, Renee Cafaro, SLiNK Magazine, Janelle Mayer, Elaraluna Boutique, Moderator, & Christopher Salute, Bold Media Inc.

10:30AM: Arrival and brunch buffet
11:15AM: Body Positive Panel
12:15PM: More Brunch and “musical chairs”
You cannot return to your seat after you’ve gotten more brunch

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1:00p– 2:00p: Intersession
Signatures and pictures from VIP Mentees and panelists, LinkedIn headshots, & business card Bingo.

2:00p - 6:00p: Afternoon/Early Evening Brainstorming Breakout
Women will each have their own spaces to meet, collaborate and work on projects. Have a website idea but don’t know how to build it? Find a friend who designs sites! Have a clothing line and need models? Meet some! Want to move up the ranks in human resources, education, or WHATEVER you do, find some friends in that space and make time to chat! There will be lounge chairs, long meeting tables, and dress code is relaxed.

4:00p: “Wellness at Work” | How to have Your Best Day at Work Ever with Sarah Sapora, Plus Wellness and Health Advocate.

6:00p - 7:00p: Mentorship Matchmaker Happy Hour at the hotel bar.

Prior to the event, you’ll be asked to fill out a personality assessment, given out by Aider Solutions. You’ll have a personality and skills profile created for you. During this hour, you’ll be paired with 2 women with similar/complimentary profiles to learn from them and how they’ve grown in the industry. One ‘veteran in the plus universe will be paired with 2 plus universe mentees!

10:00p - 3:00a: Winter Wrap up Party and Club Night, Hosted in the Marriott by Curves, Inc.

They’re all about body positivity. But, sometimes you need to “wrap it up!” Not your body, the winter! Hopefully the groundhog doesn’t see a shadow, that day and they’ll say goodbye to winter weather at the Marriott Marquis with some drinks and dancing! If not, stay warm by moving your feet and hanging with your new plus positive friends.


Sunday, February 3rd 2019

Optional Spa Day in NYC. Inquire about our group rate.


Ticket Levels //

Silver Saturday Ticket – $199

Plus Positive Brunch
Meet and Greet
Step and Repeat… and Repeat… and Repeat
Business Card Bingo
Bold Goodie Bag
After Party (with one free Drink)

Bold Social Ticket – $39.99
After Party (with one free Drink)

Very Important Positive Purple Pass
(All Inclusive) – $239

Free Personality Assessment
Friday Speed Networking
Plus Positive Brunch
LinkedIn headshot
Meet and Greet
Step and Repeat
Business Card Bingo
Bold Goodie Bag
Purple Pass Deluxe Goodie Bag
Mentorship Happy Hour
After Party (with one free Drink)