Tag Archives: NYC

Meet the Squad: Wendy Lambour

NEIGHBORHOOD: I live in Hoboken, N.J. and I’ve been in and around the area for three years. YOUR 9 TO 5? Right now, I don’t have a set schedule. I apprentice for a movie make-up artist and I am a … Continue reading

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Meet the Squad: Nikki Thomas

NEIGHBORHOOD: I’ve lived in New York for nearly 8 years, and I currently live in the West Village. I feel very fortunate to live in one of my dream neighborhoods! YOUR 9-5? I’m an Associate Broker with the Corcoran Group. … Continue reading

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Amanda’s Picks for April

It’s been a busy month for us at Urban Girl Squad: we’ve cooked, done our taxes, and gotten our friends hot dates. What’s next? Here are three events we’re psyched for this April: 1) Makeovers with Benefit on Tues 4/16. My good friends know that I’m … Continue reading

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Inspiring Story from One of Our Members

We want to thank Gina for sharing this amazing story about Urban Girl Squad with us! “On Sunday October 14, 2012 I ran my first half marathon! Having never been a runner to crossing that finish line was one of … Continue reading

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GIVEAWAY: Win a Deluxe Makeover & Dinner for Two!

We’re in the mood to give. We’re partnering with HowAboutWe to hook one Urban Girl Squad member up with a luxury makeover including: Facial at the Caudalie Spa in the Plaza Hotel Blowout by Drybar and full makeup application Two … Continue reading

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RESULTS: Week #2 of our 5 Year Anniversary Campaign

Did you enter our Five Year Anniversary Giveaway? Don’t worry if you didn’t because we are raffling off another $150 worth of Urban Girl Squad money at our Networking Cocktail Party on Wednesday, March 6th! Thank you to everyone who … Continue reading

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RESULTS: Week #1 of our Five Year Anniversary Giveaway

Did you enter our Five Year Anniversary Giveaway? Don’t worry if you didn’t because we have a new question and another $150 to giveaway tomorrow on our Facebook Page! Thank you to everyone who participated and congratulations to Ashley Palacios, … Continue reading

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Meet the Squad: Shalwah Evans

HOMETOWN & NOTABLE ADDRESSES: I’m originally from New York—Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. We’re a rare breed these days! After college near Boston, I taught in Newark, NJ, moved to Oakland, CA for my masters at UC Berkeley, then to Johannesburg, South Africa. … Continue reading

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BIG Babeland Valentine’s Day Giveaway!

Frisky February is upon us, Lovers. And we wouldn’t let this month of pleasure pass without giving away a special gift to one of our members. Win a libido-changing prize, the Babeland Bedroom Makeover Kit (worth $150), and experience the … Continue reading

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Squad Connect: Meet our Members Prior to Events

We all know that walking into an event is way more comfortable when you see a familiar face. That’s why we’re now connecting Urban Girl Squad members to each other over email prior to events. Here’s how it works: sign … Continue reading

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