Featured Events


02.14.2019 Ellevate Network: #Thankful4Women • A Celebration of Gratitude

We’re happy and grateful to co-lead a special breakout session with Jess Matley, Chapter Programs Lead of Ellevate Network, for this Valentine’s Day event.



02.18.2019 Career Calling Summit: Interview on Personal and Professional Branding

Jess Smith launches her new venture, The Career Calling Summit, on February 18th,  and interviews Deena Baikowitz on ‘Personal and Professional Branding: How Do You Show Up in the Marketplace?” This free online summit features 20 expert speakers who share their insights and strategies for identifying and landing your dream career. This interview series is ideal for job seekers, professionals in transition, and anyone who wants to identify their calling, create a winning mindset, and land a career they love.



03.02.2019 The Zany Variety Show

Performing artists of all ages and talents come together in The Zany Variety Show, produced by Inga Marie Gerson and Joel Marc Gerson. Our own Fireball Deena will debut her alter ego, “Diva Dee”, as the comedic emcee of this spirited musical production.
Saturday March 2nd, 8:00 – 9:30 pm
@ Steps on Broadway, 2121 Broadway, New York, NY



03.07.2019 California Lodging Investment Conference [CLIC]

[CLIC] is the only conference focused exclusively on the California hotel market. [CLIC] brings together lodging professionals in California for a day of learning, professional development, and networking. Fireball Network works with global hospitality, real estate, and related sectors. We are proud to be a sponsor of [CLIC] , and thrilled to announce that we have opened our California sales agency.

Panel: Marketing, Branding, and Social Media
Moderator: Deena Baikowitz
Panelists: Stacy Stemen, PassCo • Jeanne Muscolino, JCJ Architecture • Casey Preston, GTK Analytics



04.04.2019 Financial Executives International

Interactive presentation on networking at the C-Suite Level. Details to follow…



04.04.2019 Idealist Day

Idealist Days is an international initiative launched by Ami Dar, founder of Idealist. Fireball Network is proud to support Idealist Days in its’ corporate outreach. We’d love to help you bring Idealist Days into your company and provide engaging tools for your Corporate Days of Service. To learn more about Idealist Days, and how to participate in this inspiring movement, please watch this video. Ami describes his vision to ‘Imagine, Connect, and Act’ – to make the world a better place. http://info.idealist.org/act/

Past Events


Ellevate Network Podcast with Maricella Herrera: “Conversations with Women Changing the Face of Business” .

Episode 117:  “No One Puts Women in a Corner!”

The Ellevate Network Podcast features real women having a real impact. Female entrepreneurs, authors, business women, and other inspiring leaders share their experience and takeaways from their careers. In episode 117, Deena shares her advice on networking, presence, branding, marketing and using your voice.

After moving to new York, Deena Baikowitz, Chief Networking Officer of Fireball Network, realized how important it was to have a network of other people to support, help, and give feedback. Working in numerous fields from Broadway to healthcare, Deena emphasizes the importance of having personal relationships no matter which field or stage of career one is at. On this week’s episode, we talked about her consulting and coaching agency, Fireball Network, using Ellevate as a member, the importance of creating a voice for yourself, and how both extroverts and introverts can succeed in forming and leveraging their networks.

Ellevate Network Jam Session: “How to Work a Room with Confidence and Purpose”

Join Ellevate Network and Deena Baikowitz to learn how to really work a room with confidence, purpose, and class — and a little bit of sass — to make yourself memorable and comfortable in handling any networking situation

A Naked Podcast: “The High Powered Woman”

“The High Powered Woman”: In Part I of this 4-Part series, hosts Stacy Berman, Cathleen Meredith, and Raveen Battee discuss the high-powered woman: Do we as women shy away from power? What does being a powerful woman look like, and how we can cut through the mental red tape to step into our full power? Stacy, Cathleen, and Raveen interview Deena Baikowitz on showing up in your full power, living your truth, and creating authentic relationships.

The Art of Schmoozing

Law Students Perspectives Committee • Open to all members and non-members LEARN MORE

Check Out California on OC Talk Radio

Marketing, Branding, Networking, and the Hotel Industry LISTEN

MasterClass in Intentional Networking

“From Awkward to Awesome: A Workshop for Introverts and Extroverts”, co-presented by Ellevate Network & Fireball Network. LEARN MORE

Women Who Work with Men with Lisa Guida

“Making Networking Fun!” LISTEN

Fireball Network’s Red Hot Summer Series • Networking Workshops for Career & Business Development

These monthly workshops cover networking, marketing, branding and presentation skills. These are the critical skills you need to land great jobs, find your ideal clients, and access valuable career opportunities. Ideal for all industries, sectors and career levels.

Support is Sexy with Elayne Fluker

“How to Make Authentic Connections, and Work any Room” LISTEN

Networking Strategies for Career Development

New York City Bar Association - In House Counsel Committee LEARN MORE

Getting Out of Your Own Way


Inspired Networking

American Business Women’s Association LEARN MORE

Be Memorable, Merry and Meaningful: A Holiday Networking Guide

FENG • The Financial Executives Networking Group • Members Only LEARN MORE

Career Development and Networking Workshop

CoreNet Global, New York City Chapter • Open to young leaders and sponsors only LEARN MORE

Best Practices (and Worst Mistakes!) in Networking

New York City Bar Association • Law Students Perspectives Committee • Members Only LEARN MORE

Stribling’s New York on WOR710 with host Rob Taub


All The Social Ladies with Carrie Kerpen

"No one remembers the person who talked about the weather. You need to be memorable." -Deena Baikowitz LISTEN

SELECTED CLIPS | Watch, Listen and Learn

ladytea tv interview


Deena was a guest on Lady Tea TV with BJ Dowlen and host Sharon Levy.



Deena presented with BJ Dowlen, at the Women Business Leaders forum.

deena speaking


Watch clips from our presentations, and get great networking tips.