June 15 Update: Hoya Owned Businesses and Non-Profits

Thank you to all who responded back to us about Hoya owned businesses and non-profits in the Bay Area!  We are compiling all the information and will be sharing on this website by early July.

Also, great speakers and presentations on entrepreneurship at the alumni event in San Bruno on June 12!  Thanks to all who attended.  Hoya Saxa.


June 3 Update: It's Hoya Professional Development Month!

-Networking Happy Hour: Thursday, June 6, 6-9pm, at back patio of Dr. Teeth & The Electric Mayhem (Hoya-owned bar) in the Mission ($3 bottled beers, $4 well cocktails)
-McDonough School of Business event in San Bruno: Wednesday, June 12, 5:30-8:30pm
-Georgetown Alumni Angels Events in San Francisco June 12, Palo Alto June 13
-Hoya-Owned Businesses and Non-Profits in the Bay Area: We'd love to hear from you!
-Join the NorCal Hoyas LinkedIn Group!


Thursday, June 6, 6-9pm: Networking Happy Hour at Dr. Teeth & The Electric Mayhem
For Hoya Professional Development Month, we are hosting a networking happy hour at a Hoya-owned bar in the MIssion (Ben Bleiman, COL '03). We will be gathering on the back patio and will have cash bar service. The happy hour specials are $3 bottled beers and $4 well cocktails, and will run for our group on the patio until 9pm. There will also be a few plates of Dr. Teeth's famous "Totchos" (tater tot nachos) for the group for those who get there early! We are looking forward to making new Hoya connections and reestablishing old ones. Bring your business cards and get ready for a good time! Please RSVP here.

Wednesday, June 12, 5:30-8:30pm: McDonough School of Business Event in San Bruno
The McDonough School of Business is hosting a reception for Bay Area alumni at the Walmart Global eCommerce Building, with some great speakers on the theme of entrepreneurship. The event is currently full, but for more information and to add yourself to the waitlist, please click here.

Wednesday, June 12, 5-9pm: Georgetown Alumni Angels Event in San Francisco
Thursday, June 13, 5-9pm: Georgetown Alumni Angels Event in Palo Alto

The Georgetown Alumni Angels are hosting Angel/VC Pitch & Networking Events in San Francisco on June 12 and in Palo Alto on June 13. For more information on the Angels and these events, please click here for San Francisco, and here for Palo Alto.

Do you own or manage a business or non-profit organization in the Bay Area? Tell us about it!

There are many Hoyas in the Bay Area that are doing incredible things with their careers, and many of them own or manage their own businesses or non-profit organizations. Are you one of them? Please let us know by e-mailing us at norcalhoyas@gmail.com. We are compiling a list of Hoya-owned businesses and non-profits to share on our website, to give these people recognition and also to help their endeavors. So please let us know!

Join the NorCal Hoyas LinkedIn Group!
We would love to foster professional development not only in June, but throughout the entire year! If you're on LinkedIn, please join our NorCal Hoyas group here, where we hope to continue discussion on careers and networking specific to Georgetown alums in the Bay Area.