Krrb is now part of the Apartment Therapy family! Check out the Marketplace for an even wider selection of furnishings and home decor.
Last night was the DIY Business Association’s Speed Connecting event in NYC which was sold out to entrepreneurs, creative start-ups, designers, tech people and media. You know, the cool kids. In addition to the crowd of attendees, Krrb was happy to join some awesome collaborative-minded organizations on the panel.
Our New Friends
- Jessica H. Lawrence – Is the Managing Director of New York Tech Meetup, which is the largest group on Meetup.com with 22,000+ members, started by Scott Heiferman who also co-founded Meetup.com.
- Kevin Huynh – Is the Breakfast Lecture Series Specialist at CreativeMornings, a free monthly breakfast series founded by Tina Roth Eisenburg aka Swiss-Miss. Creative Mornings is sometimes affectionately referred to as TED for the rest of us. Also check out Lonelymeatball.com
- Althea Erickson – Is the Advocacy and Policy Director of Freelancers Union, which through the power of numbers offers freelancers a support system of solidarity, benefits, community and political voice.
- Campbell McKellar – Is the Founder & CEO of Loosecubes, which is an international community of collaborative workers and work spaces.
- Eleanor Whitney – Is a Program Officer at New York Foundation for the Arts, a non-profit organization helping individual artists with fiscal support, among many other things.
And of course, the hostess with the mostest, Amy Cuevas Schroeder, the Founder/CEO of DIY Business Association & DIYTogether.