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July 31, 2016 – Picnic in Central Park

Don’t let the dog days of summer get you down. Instead, why not gather with your friends and family, along with some of your fellow NYFWA members, for a picnic in Central Park. We’ll supply the food and snacks, we just ask that everyone please bring their own beverages. We hope you can join us! And feel free to bring along prospective members.

When: July 31 at 1 p.m.

Where: The “pool” area of Central Park (101st Street & Central Park West)

RSVP: contact@nyfwa.org

 

July 14, 2016 – Networking Night & Wine Tasting

Join your fellow NYFWA members, along with members of the financial journalism community at large, for an evening of networking and socializing. This event will include appetizers and a wine tasting guided by Some Good Wine's sommelier. This event is being co-hosted by student lending platform CommonBond and will take place at their offices in SoHo.

When: July 14, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where: CommonBond’s offices: 524 Broadway, 6th floor (between Spring/Broome)

May 18, 2016 – The NYFWA's 40th Elliott V. Bell Award Ceremony

Join members of the New York Financial Writers’ Association for the presentation of our 2015 Elliott V. Bell Award, which will be awarded to Dan Hertzberg for his significant contribution to the world of financial journalism during his 46 year career. Hertzberg, a 1988 Pulitzer Prize winner, is the 40th recipient of the Elliott V. Bell Award, which is named after the NYFWA’s founding president and which recognizes individuals who have made long-term contributions to financial journalism and have had a significant impact on the industry. 

May 9th, 2016 – May Networking Night/2016 Scholarship Presentations

Join your fellow NYFWA members to honor recipients of the New York Financial Writers' Association's 2016 scholarships -the next crop of financial journalists. 

As always, the evening will feature light appetizers and NYFWA members’ first two drinks are on us.

This event is only open to members in good standing. Guests of the NYFWA are welcome to attend for $15, which must be paid in advance.

When: Monday, May 9th, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

April 11, 2016 – Are You Getting LinkedIn to Business?

The grown-up social network has now entered its teenage years and professionals are finding it an invaluable resource for building reputations, discovering resources, enhancing relationships, generating referrals and attracting recruiters and job offers.  Join us on Monday, April 11th when Robin Colner, who frequently lectures about “How to Use Social Media for Personal Branding and Career Advancement” and “How Businesses and Professionals Use Social Media to Generate Leads and Sales” will review the latest techniques to optimize your LinkedIn profiles, expand your networks, locate strategi

February 29, 2016 – February Networking Night

Join your fellow NYFWA members for an evening of networking over drinks and appetizers. As always, there will be light appetizers and NYFWA members get their first two drinks free.
 

*This event is only open to members in good standing. Guests may attend for a $15 fee, which must be paid in advance.

January 27, 2016 – Annual Membership Meeting

Save the date for the NYFWA's annual membership meeting, where you can meet the members of the organization's new board and raise any topics you would like to discuss with the general membership. And of course, don't forget about the light food and opportunity to see and catch-up with your fellow NYFWA members!

When: Wednesday, January 27th 6:30 p.m.
Where: Hilton New York Midtown, 1335 Avenue of the Americas (53rd/54th), Concourse D

January 25, 2016 – January Networking Night

Join your fellow NYFWA members and ring in the new year with an evening of networking over drinks and appetizers. As always, there will be light appetizers and NYFWA members get their first two drinks free.
 

*This event is only open to members in good standing. Guests may attend for a $15 fee, which must be paid in advance.

November 15, 2015 – Deadline to Apply for McGraw Fellowships for Business Journalism

Do you – or a reporter you know – have a great idea for an investigative or enterprise story on a business or economic topic, but few resources to get it done? If so, check out The McGraw Fellowship for Business Journalism, an initiative of the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism designed to support ambitious coverage of critical issues related to U.S.

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