Who are we:
Network In Your City was created as a destination to help businesses as well as individual find information and events in Southern California
What is Network In Your City:
Network In Your City is a destination for businesses, executives and job seekers.
In an extremely fragmented market, Network In Your City fills a void by aggregating local networking and business events as well as information and news relevant to small and medium size companies, job seekers and executives
To facilitate networking by small and medium size companies and self employed individuals to help them grow their business by meeting potential partners and customers as well as helping job seekers and career changers connect with potential employers
He has extensive experience in management, sales and marketing in domestic and international markets
After starting his career in Europe in retail management, corporate buying and expansion for a super stores chain and in territory management with Union Carbide, he moved to the United States where he created his first company opening retail stores. It did not take long before his sales and management skills were called upon to help a local distributor get back on the path of growth.
He founded a very successful marketing and consulting agency helping American and European companies set up distribution, adapt and market their products in the United States.
Coming back to the corporate world, he worked in sales management for a leading sporting good company where he applied skills that would much later be known as social media marketing to triple sales of his division before moving on to international technical sales working with aerospace and high tech companies to source and negotiate supplies of electronic components and avionic systems worldwide.
After returning to California, Philippe took a sabbatical, volunteering with job clubs, serving on their executive board and helping them set up online and social media presences, delivering workshops on networking and the use of social networking in the job search.
He also delivers presentations and workshops for small and medium size companies on the use and integration of social media.
When he is not working, Philippe loves to sail, photograph the yachting world or dive. +
He still volunteers at Challenged America, a leading sailing program helping children, adults and veterans with disabilities developing new life skills where he redeisgned their websites and set up their social media presence