Thank GLAAD It's Friday in New York featuring ABSOLUT® VODKA!

GLAAD presents our national networking event series for young LGBT professionals and straight allies in New York City, featuring ABSOLUT ® Vodka and powered by OUT@NBCUniversal!

Set in popular venues, TGIF events include hosted ABSOLUT® Vodka cocktails, one-year GLAAD memberships, special guest hosts and nightly prize drawings as well as the opportunity to network and meet with like-minded professionals.  Purchase a TGIF Series Pass to help GLAAD amplify the voices within our community and see for yourself why so many people love to "Thank GLAAD It’s Friday!"

View photos from our last TGIF New York City event

Event Details

Friday, October 21, 2011

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XVI Rooftop Lounge
251 West 48th Street - 16th Floor (NE Corner at 8th Ave)
New York , NY
United States
New York US

Admission to TGIF 2011 New York City events includes:

  • Two hours of hosted ABSOLUT® Vodka cocktails
  • Chances to win sponsored prize drawing items such as: STORM of London Luxury Timepiece, AmericanAirlines gift Cards, restaurant gift certificates and more!
  • One-year membership to GLAAD (with VIP Series Passes)
  • The opportunity to talk with GLAAD staff and supporters about GLAAD's recent work in the local community

Host Committee Members: Jason Abrams, Claire Buffie, Chad Beguelin, Jeff DeKorte, Drew Desky, David Epstein, Ken Fakler, Paul Frascella, Will Janensch, Matthew Logan, Cerrone Lundy, Kate Macchiaverna, Patrick Mills, Michael Nutt, Archley Prudent, Kelly Skalicky, Jane Velez-Mitchell, Ryan Young

For additional information, contact Elliott Elsner, Leadership Council Events Coordinator at (323) 634-2047 or

If you are a Major Donor planning to attend TGIF 2011 New York, please contact Jason Tseng at (646) 871-8028 or

For press inquiries, please contact Richard Ferraro at (646) 871-8011 or

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