Pizza, Pasta & Professionals events continue
Pizza, Pasta & Professionals: Lecture, Dinner and Networking Series Continues on Monday, July 11th with a Seminar on "Age Defying Style for Baby Boomers" presented by Certified Image Master Marion Gellatly of Powerful PresenceJoin us for the next "Pasta, Pizza and Professionals Lecture, Dinner & Networking Series" on Monday, July 11th, 2016 coordinated by Wendy Brickman of Brickman Marketing at Cibo Ristorante Italiano, located at 301 Alvarado in Downtown Monterey. Parking is available in the adjacent garage. This event will feature award-winning style and Certified Image Master, Marion Gellatly, President of Powerful Presence.
Things are changing for baby boomers...lifestyles, bodies, relationships, jobs, and exciting new adventures. Marion Gellatly, a professional image and style consultant with 25 years of experience, will share ways to update your look and dress for your current lifestyle...while looking and feeling terrific doing it. She'll share great resources and fit solutions, along with way brighten your look.
The lecture will take place from 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. and is no-cost. After the lecture, there will be a No Host Dinner and further Q and A with Marion Gellatly where attendees can ask many more questions about their personal and professional style.
From 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m., Cibo is also offering attendees a special 3-course "Pasta, Pizza and Professionals" Dinner price of $24.95 (including a choice of Local Field Greens or Tuscan Bean Soup, a choice of Pizza Margherita, Rigatoni Di Giovanni Pasta, Salmon or Chicken) and dessert will feature Tiramisu. Event attendees can also order anything off of the menu described on www.cibo.com. RSVPs are appreciated for the seminar and/or dinner. Please contact Wendy Brickman at 831-633-4444 or email [email protected]
Former PWN President, Marion Gellatly, AICI CIM, is an expert at professional branding and knows how to help businesswomen and men upgrade their professional image. She is a color expert and gives advice on color and why it matters, which clothing pieces will give you the perfect amount of edge, and grooming rules that will give you the right of way. She gets her clients moving in the fast lane to achieve the success they desire. Marion is one of 13 Certified Image Masters in the world. Learn how to maximize your professional presence. For more information, go to www.powerful-presence.com
About Cibo Restaurant
Cibo Ristorante Italiano (www.cibo.com) offers Italian cuisine, cocktails, fine wines, cordials, and more. Cibo (pronounced chee-bo) means food in Italian, but it's more of a feast for the senses. This beautiful, spacious and comfortable restaurant features an intimate yet vibrant atmosphere which is accentuated with expressive art in the form of photography, paintings, sculpture, hand-blown glass and live jazz. Fusing the best of old and new world Italian cuisine, Cibo offers an eclectic menu ranging from gourmet pizzas to multi-course dinners, including many gluten free choices. Families are welcome and there is a special children's menu. Cibo has been a favorite of locals and visitors alike since 1990.
Cibo is open every evening with dinner served from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. The Cibo Bar is open from 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. and is a popular "pre-event" and "after-party" destination. The bar features a $3 Happy Hour with special appetizers daily from 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. They offer an extensive high quality local and international wine and beer list, cordials, microbrews, rare and small batch Bourbons, Scotches, Ports, Grappa and liqueurs, as well as espresso, coffee drinks and a full menu of cocktails.
Cibo also presents live music 6 nights a week. On Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, the cool sound of Jazz accompanies dinner from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. The restaurant features a lively and fun atmosphere with Reggae, R&B, Rock or Salsa dance music on Friday and Saturday nights from 9:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m. with no cover charge. Cibo is now "wired" with free Internet service.
With 150 seats, including intimate booths for dining , and room for over 50 people in the attractive bar area, Cibo also accommodates large groups for business functions, wedding rehearsals and receptions, special group dining events, and customized private parties. Cibo now has a new 500 square-foot outdoor heated seating area along Alvarado Street available for Happy Hour, dinner and drinks after dinner.
Cibo Restaurant is the winner of numerous awards including California Writers Association Recommended Dining, Monterey Herald Readers' Choice Local Favorite, Best Place to Meet Singles in Their 30's and 40's, Gold Key Award for Interior Design, Best Place to Enjoy a Martini, Best Place for Live Jazz, Best Italian Restaurant, Best Place to Dance, Best Martini and one of the Top 10 Happy Hours in Monterey.
About Brickman Marketing
Established in 1990, the award-winning firm, Brickman Marketing, provides effective marketing, public relations, social media marketing, advertising, and market research services to a wide variety of non-profit and for-profit clients in Monterey County and throughout the United States.
Wendy Brickman, President of Brickman Marketing, moved from Los Angeles to Monterey and established Brickman Marketing in October, 1990. Wendy has an extensive background in the areas of marketing, publicity, advertising and market research. She worked in the management training film area for over seven years and held management positions in the home video industry for several years at Paramount Home Video, Media Home Entertainment and Pacific Arts Video. She also held marketing management positions for Salenger Films.
She holds an M.B.A. in Marketing/Management from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, an M.A. in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Southern California, also in Los Angeles, and a B.A. in English from the University of California at Berkeley. She is a graduate of Leadership Monterey Peninsula and the Leadership Santa Cruz County. She is the is the winner of three Business Excellence Awards (2007, 2003, 1998) from the Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce and a 1999 Small Business Advocate of the Year Award from the California Chamber of Commerce and a 1999 Robert C. Littlefield Award from the Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce. Wendy was selected as the 2008 Woman of the Year by the Professional Women's Network of the Monterey Peninsula, and as one of the Top Women in Monterey County in 2009 by the Monterey County Commission on the Status of Women.
She has served on numerous Boards of Directors, including the Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce, Monterey County Fair Heritage Foundation, Monterey County Workforce Investment Board, Development Executives Network, Professional Women's Network, Shelter Outreach Plus, Monterey History and Art Association, National Football Foundation, Monterey Celtic Arts Academy, Monterey Cowboy Poetry and Music Festival, and USC Alumni Association of the Monterey Peninsula.