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NABA Metro DC FY 2018 Membership Reception
Thursday, August 31, 2017 | 6:30pm-8:30pm | Bistro Bistro | 1727 Connecticut Avenue NW| Washington, DC

The National Association of Black Accountants Inc., Metropolitan Washington, D.C. Chapter and Freddie Mac are partnering to present our FY 2018 Annual Membership Reception at Bistro Bistro on Thursday, August 31, 2017!

Please join us for this great event to network with the Metro DC Board, current members, and soon to be members of our incredible chapter. There will also be an opportunity to learn more about the exciting programs that will be occurring during this fiscal year and pay membership dues. Committee Directors will be present to discuss their committees and highlight various volunteer opportunities to get involved.

For more details and registration: Register here.

We're excited to see you there!

NABA Metropolitan Washington, D.C. Chapter Executive Board
 

38th Annual Evening with NABA Scholarship & Awards Banquet
Thursday, May 11, 2017 | 6:30pm-10:00pm | Sheraton Silver Spring Hotel | 8777 Georgia Avenue | Silver Spring, MD

The National Association of Black Accountants, Inc. Metropolitan Washington, DC Chapter formally invites you to the 38th Annual Evening with NABA Scholarship & Awards Banquet on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 6:30pm in the Magnolia Ballroom of the Sheraton Silver Spring Hotel in Silver Spring, Maryland.

Our theme for the evening is “Learn from the Past, Live in the Present, Believe in the Future featuring words of inspiration from Former President and CEO and Past Chairman of the Board Angela Avant, CPA, Past Metro DC Chapter President B'nai Sawyer, CPA, and Current Metro DC Chapter Director of Corporate Partnership Bobby Chungong

We are particularly honored to present scholarships to the Chapter’s exceptional students and recognition awards to outstanding professional members.

We look forward to you joining us to celebrate! Register Here!


NABA Metro DCWeekend CPE Blitz
Saturday, February 18, 2017 | 10:00am – 1:00pm | University of the District of Columbia | 4200 Connecticut Avenue NW | Washington, DC

On Saturday, February 18th from 10am to 1pm, in partnership with Mass Mutual and Charles Schwab, the NABA Metro DC Chapter will be presenting two professional sessions that will allow you to earn 3 CPE credits at our Weekend CPE Blitz!

  • "Behavioral Finance: How Emotions Impact Financial Decisions" presented by Tomeka Brown, MBA, CFP - Vice President - Financial Consultant, Charles Schwab

  • "Smart Money Moves in your 20s and 30s" presented by Edwin L. Gaskin, MBA - Senior Financial Planner, Mass Mutual

The event will take place on the campus of the University of the District of Columbia in Building #38, Room #121. Campus map, along with Metro and parking options, can be found on the linked Eventbrite page.

RSVP TODAY!

NABA Metro DC & PwC December 2016 Professional Meeting
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 | 6:30pm – 8:30pm | PwC | 1730 Pennsylvania Ave | Washington, DC

Topic:              Managing Difficult Conversations
Speaker:         Christopher Duffy, Director in PwC's Cybersecurity & Privacy Solutions  

On Wednesday, December 14, 2016 NABA Metro DC Chapter in partnership with PwC will be presenting you with enhanced knowledge on managing difficult conversations.  

Our presenter, Christopher Duffy will discuss the intricacies of how to effectively negotiate the best practices for managing difficult conversations.

To register and find out further details, click here. 

NABA Metro DC Holiday Brunch
Saturday, December 10, 2016 | 1:00pm-5:00pm | SoBe Restaurant & Lounge |10621 Greenbelt Road #201Lanham, MD 20706

Please join us for our FY '17 NABA Metro DC Holiday Brunch on Saturday, December 10, 2016 from 1-5pm at SoBe Restaurant & Lounge!  This will be a great event to enjoy good music, eat great food, and network with the Metro DC Board and other members, both new and old.  There will also be an opportunity to pay your membership dues and learn more about the exciting programs that will be occurring during the remainder of the fiscal year!

To register and find out further details, click here.

Community Service Event - Project Giveback
Saturday, November 19, 2016 | 7:30am-9:30pm | Berry Farm Recreation Center

Come join NABA Metro DC as we join Project GiveBack in their 22nd Annual Thanksgiving Food Distribution on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Barry Farm Recreation Center! As volunteers, we will be assembling food baskets from 7:30am to 9:30am for the underserved within our local NABA chapter’s community. Last year, volunteers delivered boxes full of food to over 2,000 families within our local community!

Click here for additional information and registration to volunteer with our chapter!

November Meeting with Arabella Advisors
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 | 6:30pm-8:30pm | Arabella Advisors |1201 Connecticut Ave NW #300 | Washington, DC 20036

Topic: Recruiting Secrets: Top 10 Mistakes Candidates Make

Join us on Tuesday, November 15th for our next chapter meeting.  We are excited to be hosted by Arabella Advisors!

Together we will be presenting an insightful and intriguing presentation by Desy Osunsade, Recruiter and Rod Broady, CPA, Accounting Manager.

Click here to register for this event.

Fall Membership Social - Game Night Update!
Thursday, November 3, 2016 | 6:00pm-8:30pm | The Board Room DC |1737 Connecticut Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20009

If you are looking for a bar with board games, you will never run out of fun at the Board Room! Choose from Scrabble to Monopoly to Taboo, and much, much more. Each game can be rented for $2, but you are free to bring in your own games as well. A lengthy beer and wine list is also available, with beer available by the glass or pitcher. You can also bring in your own food, or order food for delivery from any local establishment!

Note - The event will be BYOB (buy your own beverage) and NABA Metro DC will cover the games!

Click here to register and we look forward to seeing you there!
 

October Meeting to Be Rescheduled

Unfortunately, there were issues that affected our ability to provide the quality programming and professional development opportunity that we intended to offer tomorrow evening in conjunction with PwC.

We are working hard to reschedule the event for later in the fiscal year and we look forward to seeing you there!
 

5th Annual Women of NABA Brunch
Saturday, October 8, 2016 | 11:00am-1:30pm | Mariott Marquis Hotel |901 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20001

Sponsored by Dixon Hughes Goodman, Freddie Mac, Grant Thornton
Theme: Peace is the New Success®
Speaker: Sheri Riley (Atlanta, GA)
Special Guest Speaker and Author
Sheri Riley (SheriRiley.com) will deliver her signature keynote: Live In Your P.O.W.E.R - 5 Keys to Inner Peace and Increased Productivity

Attendees will get clarity on the following:

- Clarify and/or fine tune your vision

- Determine what you should remove from your "to do" list

- Identify which opportunities are distractions

- Be Empowered to press through the resistance and "nos"

- Identify the triggers that hinder your forward movement

 Register Now!

41st Annual Eastern Region Student Conference
Thursday, September 29 - October 1, 2016 | Westin Convention Center Pittsburgh |1000 Penn AvenuePittsburgh, PA, 15221

Registration for the 2016 NABA Eastern Region Student Conference (ERSC) is now live! Metro DC discounted ERSC registration is available for $85/each with limited quantities and are on a first come, first served basis. You must already be a member (or can pay your dues immediately) to take advantage of our discount.  

Please contact Student Member Services (studentservices@nabametrodc.org) or 2nd Vice President (2ndvp@nabametrodc.org)

You must register for the conference by August 19, 2016 in order to submit your resume. The deadline for your resume to be submitted to the resume book is Friday, August 26, 2016! Please do not wait until the last minute to upload/submit your resume! 

A few additional items to note:

  •  Ticket sales end on Sunday, September 11, 2016 with the last day to register for the ERSC is Friday, September 26, 2016
  •  Refunds can be issued until September 11, 2016. After this date no refunds will be issued - no exceptions

 

September 2016 Professional Meeting
Thursday, September 22, 2016 | 6:30pm-8:30pm | Deloitte – 1919 N Lynn Street, Arlington, VA 22209

 

Topic: How to Overcome Adversity and Drive Results
Speaker: Ron Mitchell, JD, MBA
Save the Date!

Color Brave: A dialogue about Race, hosted by PwC
Thursday, August 25, 2016 | 6:00pm-8:30pm | Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center | Washington, DC

What does it mean to be color brave? Being color brave means having candid conversations about race that can help us better understand each other’s perspectives and experiences so that we can make better decisions and secure better prospects for future generations. Learning about others’ experiences and perspectives is at the heart of our ability to build authentic relationships. It helps increase our cultural dexterity so we can better work across differences and support each other’s success. Acknowledging and discussing race is a first step to developing and sustaining an inclusive culture. 

Click here to RSVP.

NABA Metro DC FY17 Kickoff Social
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 | Busboys and Poets (5th & K NW)

Please join us for our FY '17 Kickoff Social at DC's very own Busboys and Poets (5th & K) on Tuesday, July 26, 2016. This will be a great event to network with the Metro DC Board and other members, both new and old. There will also be an opportunity to pay your membership dues and learn more about the exciting programs that will be occurring during this fiscal year. Committee Directors will be present to discuss their committees and highlight various volunteer opportunities. This event is open to NABA members and non-members so feel free to bring a friend or colleague.

This event is brought to you in part by our corporate partner Baker Tilly.
 

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunity: Howard University CAE Event
Monday, June 27, 2016 - Thursday, June 30, 2016 | Washington Dulles Airport Marriott Hotel | 45020 Aviation Drive| Dulles, VA

The Howard University Center for Accounting Education (CAE): We're About Success! Program is being held at the Washington Dulles Airport Marriott Hotel (45020 Aviation Drive, Dulles, VA) from Monday, June 27, 2016 to Thursday, June 30 2016. 

As part of CAE's commitment to creating a program and environment which encourages the success of African Americans in the accounting profession, this program - We're About Success! is considered CAE's flagship. It provides the opportunity for participants to collectively discuss cross-firm challenges along with the choices and opportunities they may encounter in the accounting profession. This annual 4-day program focuses on the young African-American professional with one to three years of experience in the accounting field. CAE hosts approximately 125 selected participants from firms across the United States, and helps them learn essential skills for adjusting to and navigating the high-powered corporate environment.

The NABA Metro DC Chapter will be present at the CAE Reception to encourage program participants to join the ranks of NABA members. The CAE Reception is scheduled for Wednesday, June 29, 2016 from 8pm to 10pm. If you are interested in volunteering and networking, please send your confirmation to info@nabametrodc.org
 

The GWU World Executive MBA Program Invitation
Thursday, May 26, 2016 | Bourbon Steak at The Four Seasons

The George Washington University World MBA Program is exclusively inviting NABA Metro DC Members to a Meet and Greet at Bourbon Steak at The Four Seasons on Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 6:30 p.m.

Parking will be covered upon arrival. Please click the following link to register.

 

Register here

The World Executive MBA is a comprehensive program that prepares working professionals to build and lead successful teams, to manage effectively on a global landscape, to deliver exemplary results, to leverage the power of partnership and to use communication, critical thinking and problem solving with new mastery.

A joint venture with GWSB and GW's Homeland Security and Policy Institute, the WEMBA program trains MBAs to both lead AND protect their organizations from cyber threats. This executive MBA degree is like no other:

  • 16-Month all-inclusive accelerated program
  • Participate in Local and Global Residencies that include Washington D.C., Turkey and the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence in Estonia
  • Curriculum rooted in Leadership, Globalization, and Cyber Security
  • Personal Leadership Coach helps you focus on your goals and develop a 5-year strategic plan

Visit http://info.business.gwu.edu/wemba for more information regarding this opportunity!

May 2016 Professional Meeting
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 | 6:30pm - 8:30pm | Arabella Advisors | 1201 Connecticut Avenue, NW  | Washington, DC

Join us on Tuesday, May 17th for our next chapter meeting.  We are excited to be hosted by the fastest growing philanthropic advisory firm in the nation, Arabella Advisors.  In addition to Arabella Advisors’  internal Accounting team, the consulting firm also provides fiscal sponsorship to its clients.

Have you always wanted an accounting career that supports the greater good?

Do you want your work to have impact and to make a difference in the world?  If so, then you won’t want to miss this month’s event where the Arabella CFO, Wil Priester will talk more about fiscal sponsorship, nonprofit accounting, and the types of accounting positions that Arabella hires for frequently.  To learn more about Arabella Advisors, and their current career opportunities click here.

Wil Priester, is a certified public accountant (CPA) and has more than 25 years of dynamic financial management experience at both nonprofit and for-profit organizations. Wil leads Arabella’s finance, accounting, and human resources teams and helps guide the firm’s strategy. He focuses on aligning our financial systems and operational policies to more effectively and efficiently serve our clients 

Click here to RSVP.

Save the Date: 37th Annual Evening with NABA Awards & Scholarship Banquet
Friday, April 29, 2016 | Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center | Pavilion Room | Washington, DC

April 2016 Professional Meeting
Thursday April 21, 2016 | 6:30pm - 8:30pm |  EY | 1101 New York Ave NW | Washington, DC

Save the date for the April 2016 State of the Chapter and Professional meeting. Stay tuned for more details.

March 2016 Professional Meeting
Thursday, March 24, 2016 | 6:30pm - 8:30pm | KPMG | 1801 K Street NW | Washington, DC | 20006

Save the date and join NABA Metro DC Chapter in partnership with KPMG at March's professional meeting.

RSVP information will be forthcoming.

Professional Diversity Career Fair
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 | 11:00pm - 2:00pm |  Embassy Suites Crystal City | 1300 Jefferson Davis Highway | Arlington, VA | 22202

Unemployed? Interested in a new career? Here’s some exciting, good news!

 The Professional Diversity Career Fair is coming to the Washington D.C. area and everyone’s invited. This outstanding event provides an excellent opportunity to meet face-to-face with companies that are hiring and looking for experienced candidates just like you.

 Employers are seeking candidates with experience and interest in sales, engineering, government, security, education, military, medical, banking, financial services and much more. The Professional Diversity Career Fair is FREE and open to everyone, regardless of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, etc.

So polish your resume, bring plenty of copies and get ready to jump into gear with a new career! For more information, and to register, click here or call (800) 390-556, ext. 107.

February 2016 Professional Meeting
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 | 6:30pm - 8:30pm |  Deloitte | 1919 North Lynn Street | Arlington, VA | 22209

Save the date and join NABA Metro DC Chapter in partnership with Deloitte and Touche at February's professional meeting.

Parking: There is an attached parking garage at the Deloitte Rosslyn Office t a fee of $5 (after 5pm). Minimal street parking is available. There are also 3-4 parking garages within a 2 block radius.

Metro: Walking distance from Rosslyn Metro Station (Blue/Silver/Orange lines).

RSVP information will be provided by email.

December 2015 Professional Meeting
Thursday, December 3, 2015 | 6:30pm - 8:30pm |  PwC | 1730 Pennsylvania Avenue NW | Washington, DC | 2006

NABA Metro DC Chapter in partnership with MetLife and PwC will be presenting you with enhanced knowledge on successful estate planning.  Our presenter, Ed Gaskins will discuss how successful estate planning can help transfer your assets to your beneficiaries efficiently and with minimal tax consequences.  Estate planning can also assure that family members know how you'd like your financial and medical affairs to be handled if you become incapable of making your own decisions.

Click here to register today!

 

Fall Weekend CPE
Saturday, November 21 | University of Maryland - College Park

November 2015 Professional Meeting
Thursday, November 5, 2015 | 6:30pm - 8:30pm |  PwC | 1730 Pennsylvania Avenue NW | Washington, DC | 2006

On Thursday, November 5, 2015 NABA Metro DC Chapter in partnership with MetLife and PwC will be presenting you with enhanced knowledge on successful estate planning.  

Our presenter, Ed Gaskins will discuss how successful estate planning can help transfer your assets to your beneficiaries efficiently and with minimal tax consequences.  Estate planning can also assure that family members know how you'd like your financial and medical afaris to be handled if you become incapable of making your own decisions.

*Walking Distance from Farragut West (Blue, Orange, Silver) and Farragut North (Red) Metro Stations.

Click here to register today!
 

Maryland Association of CPAs Swearing-In Ceremony
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 | 6:30pm - 9:00pm | Hilton Baltimore BWI Airport

Celebrate our Profession and Welcome our Future Leaders! This is an evening for all CPAs and their families honoring our profession, celebrating our success and welcoming the future. Join the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants (MACPA) for celebration, ceremony and connection with other CPAs in a relaxed and enjoyable environment! Cocktail reception includes open bar and delicious appetizers.

For more information and registration details, please visit the MACPA website here.
 

4th Annual Women of NABA Network Brunch

Saturday, October 17, 2015 | Sheraton Silver Spring Hotel

On Saturday, October 17th, NABA Metro DC Chapter in partnership with Freddie Mac will be presenting you with relevant tools regarding tapping into and building your legacy. Registration is now closed.
 

40th Annual NABA Eastern Region Student Conference

Thursday, September 24, 2015 - Sunday, September 27, 2015 | Westin Convention Center | 1000 Penn Avenue | Pittsburgh, PA

NABA will hold its Annual Eastern Region Student Conference from September 24-27, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The conference will include two and one-half days workshops, seminars and interview sessions, all designed to better prepare minority students for careers in accounting and financial management disciplines.

Deadlines:

  • August 14: Deadline for requesting a refund of conference registration fee. All refund requests after this date will have a $25 administrative fee deducted.
  • August 28: You MUST be registered ONLINE for the conference by this date to ensure you have access to the online RESUME SYSTEM.
  • September 11: Online advance REGISTRATION closes at 11:59 PM EST on September 11. Deadline for completing online REGISTRATIONS and submitting payments. Any registrations not completed by September 11th will be DELETED. If registration is accepted onsite, Student Member and Professional Member registration Fees will be $185
  • September 18: There are no refunds or transfers after this date.

Registration Link: https://www.regonline.com/Register/Checkin.aspx?EventID=1671290

 

2015 Membership Reception

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 | 6:00PM - 8:00PM | Co Co. Sala | 929 F Street NW | Washington, DC 20004

Please join us for our Membership Reception at Co Co. Sala on Wednesday, August 26, 2015.  This will be a great event to network with the Metro DC Board and other members, both new and old.  There will also be an opportunity to pay your membership dues and learn more about the exciting programs that will be occurring during this fiscal year.  Committee Directors will be present to discuss their committees and highlight various volunteer opportunities.  

In addition, there will be a raffle with great prizes that you don't want to miss! 

To register for this event, click here.
 

End of the Year Social

Thursday, June 18, 2015 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM| H Street Country Club| 1335 H St NE | Washington, DC

Please join us for our last event of the fiscal year, with a fun evening of miniature golf, food, fun and games. There is metered and unmetered street parking available.  The closest metro stop is Union Station on the Red Line.
 

36th Annual Evening with NABA Scholarship & Awards Banquet

Friday, May 08, 2015 | 6:00 PM | Ronald Regan Building & International Trade Center | Pavilion Room | Washington, DC

You are cordially invited to the 36th Annual Evening with NABA Scholarships & Awards Reception - "The Sky is the Limit".  Ticket sales will end Friday, May 1, 2015 at 11:59PM.  You can purchase your tickets today by visiting here.
 

APRIL PROFESSIONAL MEMBER MEETING

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 | 6:30PM - 08:30PM | Deloitte |1919 N. Lynn St. | Arlington, VA 22209

"Boxing" Your Way to Better Work Life Balance. The Difficulties of Work Life Balance and Why It's Worth It.

On Wednesday, April 22nd, NABA Metro DC Chapter in partnership with Deloitte will be featuring an intriguing, dynamic, and charismatic speaker to discuss how he has handled the work life balances involved with being an accomplished attorney at a prestigious law firm and a successful professional boxer.

To register for this event, click here.
 

NABA METRO DC/ NBMBAA  MARCH MADNESS EVENT

Thursday, March 26, 2015 | 6:00PM - 10:00PM | The Front Page |1333 New Hampshire Avenue Northwest | Washington, DC 20036

Join the Washington DC Chapters of the National Association of Black Accountants (NABA), and the National Black MBA Association (NBMBAA) on March 26, 2015 for an evening of food, fun, and networking as we watch the third round of the NCAA Basketball Tournament! The event is FREE for members of NABA and NBMBAA, and includes light appetizers. Early registration is suggested as capacity is limited and on-site sales may not be available. To register for this event, click here.


MARCH PROFESSIONAL MEETING

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 | 6:30PM - 8:00PM | KPMG | 1801 K ST NW | Washington, DC 20036

NABA Metro DC Chapter in partnership with KPMG will be presenting you with critical professional practices regarding Information Technology's infusion within Public Accounting. We will also explore the evolution of Information Technology from the past to present day and into the next generation. KPMG will be featuring a Panel forum of varied level professionals to examine several modern day hot topics.  KPMG is conveniently located on Metro's Red Line (Farragut North).  To register for this event, click here.

 

New Year, New Network Reception

Thursday, January 22, 2015 | 5:30PM - 7:00PM | PNC 12th Floor Event Space | 800 17th St. N.W., 12th Floor| Washington, DC 20006

It's a New Year and that means time to expand your professional Network! Join the Greater Washington Society of CPAs as they celebrate the New Year with a cocktail reception hosted at PNC Bank's offices.

Enjoy light hors h'ouvres and an open bar while meeting both new and familiar faces. No program, just time for you to relax and bring in the New Year after the busy and hectic Holiday Season!

Door prizes will be availble for those who attend the event. Check back for more details on the prizes and give-a-ways!

To register for this free event, please click here.

 

Professionals' Holiday Soiree

Saturday, December 13, 2014 | 8:00PM - 1:00AM | Hyatt Regency Washington on Capital Hill| 400 New Jersey Ave NW | Washington, DC 20001

Please join us for this event hosted by: NABA Metro DC Chapter, National Black MBA DC Chapter, National Sales Network DC-Baltimore Chapter, and Black Public Relations Society - DC Chapter. Tickets for this event can be purchased here.

Tickets are $15 for members and $25 for non-members. Must be 21 or over to enter. Elegant all black attire requested.

Complimentary hors d’oeuvres will be provided. Cash bar available.

 

Women of NABA Network Brunch - Architects of Change

Saturday, November 15, 2014 | 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM |  Sequoia (3000 K St NW, Washington, DC 20007)

Join the Metropolitan Washington, DC chapter of NABA for our Women of NABA Brunch at Sequoia on the beautiful Georgetown waterfront. The brunch brings together women in the accounting/finance fields to fellowship, network, and enhance their skills. Giveaways will be provided from Centric, the first network designed for the African-American woman. To register, click here.

 

Exploring And Dissecting the World of Audit: Are you #TeamInternalAudit or #TeamExternalAudit?

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 | 6:30PM - 8:30PM | Freddie Mac | 8200 Jones Branch Drive | McLean, VA 22102

NABA Metro DC Chapter and Freddie Mac will be equipping you with enhanced knowledge on both sides of the spectrum: External Audit vs. Internal Audit. Freddie Mac will be featuring a panel discussion of varied level professionals to examine several popular topics in the world of External and Internal audit including, but not limited to: (1) The Impact and Contributions of both sectors on the Accounting Profession; (2) The Desired Certifications and Career Advancement of both sectors; (3) Existing Myths regarding the World of Audit; and much more!

Don't miss this opportunity to have your inquiries addressed during our panel discussion.

Confirmed Panelists
Tim Morgan - Vice President & Assistant General Auditor over the Internal Audit Financial Reporting Team

Alex Gacheche - Internal Audit & Data Analytics, Supervisor

David Darby - Internal Audit & Financial Reporting, Senior

Directions
DRIVING: 8200 Jones Branch Drive. Please follow Guest Parking Signage in Parking Lot. Once you arrive in the lobby, please be prepared to present a Government Issued ID & License Plate Information to Secruity Personnel.

METRO:  The office is located 10 Minutes (Shuttle/Bus Ride) from the Tysons Metro Station (Silver line)

Once you arrive at the Station, look for Bus #423. It runs every 10-15 minutes. It is recommended that you utilize your SmarTrip Card when boarding the bus, otherwise the ride will cost $.50 (One way Trip). From the Tysons Station you will ride the bus to the (Jones Branch Dr. & Park Run Dr. Intersection) Bus Stop. This stop is located right in front of 8200 Jones Branch Drive.

To RSVP for this free event, please click here.

 

Careers in Financial Services: Panel Discussion and Networking Event

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 | 6:30PM - 9:00PM | Naval Heritage Center (adjacent the Navy Archives Metro) | 701 Pennsylvania Ave NW | Washington, DC 20004

The NABA Metro DC Chapter has partnered with Ascend Greater Washington Chapter to present a panel for those interested in a career in Financial Services.  Come hear leaders from several companies (PNC Bank, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and Capital One) discuss what it takes to be successful in this industry.  This is a wonderful opportunity to speak with senior leaders and recruiters, to hear a first-hand account about the day in the life of a professional in this industry and to see if this industry is the right fit for you.

Find out what recruiters are looking for during interviews, understand typical corporate challenges, what these professionals did to overcome them, and what it took to work their way up the corporate ladder.

This event is free of charge. Light hors d’oeuvres will be provided. Cash bar available. To register for this free event, please click here.

 

39th Annual NABA Eastern Region Student Conference

Thursday, October 09, 2014 - Sunday, October 12, 2014 |  Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center | 5701 Marinelli Road | Bethesda, MD 20852

Are you interested in Speed Networking, Advancing Your Career, Improving Your Critical Thinking...Take a look at the fantastic listing of seminars available at the 39th Annual NABA 2014 Eastern Region Student Conference. Please join us October 9-12, 2014 for an exciting and rewarding experience. It's easy to register, and reserve your hotel today! Email ersc@nabaer.org for more information

As a NABA Professional, you can also attend with your firm, as a volunteer, or as a guest for:

  • Opportunities to hone presentation skills by conducting seminars, presenting scholarships, interviewing students, etc.
  • Networking with professionals from around the country

 

The Caucus 44 Host Committee & NABA Metro DC Chapter Event in Support of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture

Thursday, September 25, 2014 | 6:00PM - 2:00AM | The Park | 920 14th St, NW | Washington, DC

We invite you to join The Caucus 44 Host Committee alongside the DC Chapters of the National Black MBAA, Medico-Chirurgical Society of the National Medical Association, National Bar Association, National Association of Black Accountants, Congressional Black Associates, Black Public Relations Society, the Young Democrats and the Washington Association of Black Journalists - collectively representing our support for The Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture in recognition of the 44th Annual Legislative Conference of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation.

To RSVP to this invitation-only event, please click here.

 

September Professional Meeting

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 | 6:30PM - 8:30PM | Kearney & Company | 1701 Duke Street, Suite 500 | Alexandria, VA 22314

Please join us for our September Professional Meeting.  NABA Metro DC Chapter and Kearney, led by Charles Maddox, Senior Manager, will be arming you with the critical professional skills around ascending to a leadership position and other key management skills. As an added bonus, Kearney will also be presenting on social media and virtual identity in the workplace. Mike Revelle, Senior Manager, will lead an engaging discussion on social media in business, how employers are using it, and how social media tools can enhance or harm your career.

To register for this event, click here.
 

GWSCPA Quarterly Update

Monday, September 22, 2014 |  Greater Washington Society of CPAs - Conference Facilities| 2000 M Street, NW | Washington, DC 20036

Join GWSCPA for their Fall Membership Meeting, where Ralph Thomas, CPA will discuss Improving Diversity and Inclusion in the Accounting Profession. Ralph will discuss the changing demographics, business imperatives surrounding diversity & inclusion and the recruiting pipeline.

8:30am – Registration Opens & Networking
9:00am- Presentation begins.

Register for this free event by clicking here.

 

Membership Reception

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 | 6:30PM - 8:30PM | Lima Lounge | 1401 K St NW | Washington DC, 20005

Please join us for our Membership Reception at Lima Lounge this Wednesday 8/27.  This will be a great event to network with the Metro DC Board and other members. There will also be an opportunity to pay your membership dues and learn more about the various committees that need your assistance. We will also have a raffle with great prizes that you don't want to miss!

To register for this event, click here.



Meeting of the Minds

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 | 6:00PM - 10:00PM | Indulj Lounge | 1208 U ST NW | Washington, DC 20009

For more information and to register for this FREE event, click here.


ANNUAL NABAQUE

Sunday, July 27, 2014 | 2:00PM - 6:00PM | Montgomery Parks | 7901 Meadowbrook Lane | Chevy Chase, MD 20815

To kick off Fiscal Year 2015, you're invited to our Annual NABAQue! This event will take place Sunday, July 27, 2014 from 2pm - 6pm at Montgomery County Parks. Please plan to come out, eat, and have fun with your local NABA family! For more information and to register for the FREE event, click here.