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Bela Gandhi, Founder, Smart Dating Academy, “Improving your Likability in Life, Love and Work."
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Bela Gandhi, Founder, Smart Dating Academy, “Improving your Likability in Life, Love and Work.

When: Wednesday, September 13, 2017
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Where: Union League Club of Chicago
65 West Jackson Blvd.,
Chicago, Illinois 
United States
Contact: PWCC Office
(312) 263-1808

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Pre-registration for this event is closed.  Please do not use the web site to register. 

There are tickets available and you can register by calling the PWCC office at (312) 263-1808 until 5:00 p.m. today (September 12).  Otherwise, you can register onsite beginning at 11:00 a.m. at the Union League Club tomorrow (September 13). 

Thank you!

Bela Gandhi is a dating/relationship expert, founder of Smart Dating Academy and a weekly media correspondent. She is the dating expert on the Steve Harvey Show, Relationship Insider for, a regular contributor to the TODAY Show, and appears frequently on ABC, NBC, Fox, Good Morning America, CNN, WGN, WSJ Marketplace, BBC, Essence, MORE, Glamour, JET, Redbook, Men's Health and more.

Born in Waukegan and raised in Glenview, Gandhi graduated from Glenbrook South High School in 1989 and then headed off to the
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to double major in banking/investments and German.

After she graduated in 1993, Gandhi worked in mergers and acquisitions for Arthur Andersen in Chicago for a year before joining her family's chemical and manufacturing company (CCC) as the, where she divided her time between Chicago and Europe helping to expand the business. When the Gandhi family sold its business to Akzo Nobel in 2001, she was asked to remain its leader, and became Akzo Nobel Non-Stick Coating’s Global Vice President of Housewares. But even as she quickly climbed the corporate ladder, Gandhi had a feeling that her career would one day be taking a sharp turn in a different direction – because she discovered her love of matchmaking and providing dating advice.  She launched her Smart Dating Academy in 2009.

Smart Dating Academy has become one of the nation's top date coaching firms - and teaches busy, successful professionals to jump start their dating lives successfully.  Smart Dating Academy is like going to Harvard Business School, but for dating and relationships.  They become personal trainers for their clients’ love lives.  The SDA coaching program is results-oriented and fun - which helps you to clarify who is right for you, stop old dating patterns, and use technology the RIGHT way. You become positive and enthusiastic about dating / relationships again! Its clients receive personalized dating plans, and essential training in how to meet high caliber singles, personal style, conversation, and online success.

You don’t have to be “looking for love” to attend this luncheon.  Bela’s principles of attracting the right types of relationships can be applied to your professional life as well.  Don’t miss this fun and informative speaker.  Sign up today!


Oven-Roasted Chicken Brochette with Lemon (GF/DF)
Rice Pilaf with Celery with Mushrooms

Oven Roasted Vegetable Brochette with Lemon (GF/DF)
Quinoa with Onions and Celery
These Entrees do not contain Pork, Shellfish or Dairy

Dessert:  Rice Pudding (GF/DF) with Fresh Berries