The West's Networking Thread

Discussion in 'West – California, the desert southwest and whatev' started by AngryScot, Feb 10, 2009.

  1. Asphalt Assault

    Asphalt Assault Been here awhile

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    I work with the Dealer Expo and happy to offer advice for any powersports dealership, fabricator shop or joe blow who wants to improve their potential for growth by leveraging the resources available from the show. I can also help you introduce a new product into the powersports market. Feel free to PM me for any details.

    I also set up a discount program to the ADV community for the International Motorcycle Show in your local markets. Input the promotion code "adv" and you'll recieve the best online price for any show in your city.

    Cheers,

    Scott
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  2. yzfcathy

    yzfcathy Weeble

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    I'm in Tucson, been flying for 20+ years.
    Currently flying Airbus, but don't hold that against me.
    I would like to find something more local in nature. I'll fly your corporate Jet, Turbo Prop, Recip etc., teach your kids how to fly and your wife how to ride bikes. I am a Jill of all trades.

    I also play around with antiques, classics and aerobatic planes. Flown many types and current Tailwheel.

    PM me with any questions.
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  3. bradatlarge

    bradatlarge Insha'Allah

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    [if this is out of line, mods please delete]

    My dad is a semi-retired truck driver, specializing in hazardous materials - fully licensed with an insanely safe track record over the past 30+ years. He retired from Air Products and Chemicals last year and now lives in Peoria, AZ.

    He's available to do short term, short notice gigs for trucking companies around the valley - literally, he will fill in for your sick driver, extra capacity, etc.... if you need him to do so.

    Anyone needing a really reliable, safe CDL driver in PHX / TUS (and with some exceptions, the three state area), PM me for his contact info.

    He's not really interested in OTR stuff unless its really special / lucrative / one-off.
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  4. Badassbobthecattlerustler

    Badassbobthecattlerustler Cheap Jap Bike Adventurer

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    OK, this is probably going to be a longshot but here it goes:

    I am an Estate Caretaker by profession for the last 9 years. I am basically a jack-of-all-trades for your private estate(s). The last client I worked for in Montana was on the Fortune 500 list. I have operated heavy equipment, drove a snowplow, fought fires, have security training, have knowledge of plumbing, electrical, carpentry, mechanics and welding. I have done all sorts of landscaping, some forest management, pool care, vitaculture (grapes), veggie gardening, doggie/cat care and pond maintenance. Anything I haven't done I'm eager to learn. I am currently idle in Temecula, Ca and looking to find a position somewhere in live-in position somewhere in the west. So, if you are/or know of any wealthy folks that need someone to look after their estate, I'm the guy (and I come with great letter's of recommendation!). Thanks.
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  5. N1 Qualified Man

    N1 Qualified Man Impulse Purchaser of Moto

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    Anyone here have a lead on an entry-level accounting gig? Preferably with a CPA firm in the San Jose area?

    I graduated in 2003 with a finance and accounting degree, but went into construction project management after college. Now that construction is dead as dead, I dusted off that degree, sat for and passed the CPA exam, and now am looking for my first accounting job. I'm very flexible on pay, just need to get my foot in the door and build some experience.

    Thanks!

    oG
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  6. afmracer

    afmracer Been here awhile

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    As far as longshots go, I think this one might take the cake.

    Here it goes:

    Brand spanking new to industry. Still looking to sign on with agency, or at least get a chance to impress someone "in the know". Would love to get a few speaking roles or heck, even some motorcycle-related clothing shoots. I'm open. Stat's below. Headshots/bodyshots upon request.

    6'1" 175 lbs
    Tanned skin
    Brown hair/ brown eyes.
    30" waist 42" chest.

    Call Jordan (925) 708 - 7485 with any helpful tidbits. :D
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  7. piratehood

    piratehood discoverin' dual sportin

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    Aluma-Wood Patio covers , I'll give you the best price around if you mention ADV... All sizes and colors . solid or lattice covers installed , call Omega Builders 714-263-5575 or 714-852-2039 serving ALL of So-Cal , and even farther out if req'd.
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  8. chtucker

    chtucker Been here awhile

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    I am looking for employment in the Bay area..

    Skilled two way radio(VHF/UHF/700/800mhz)/tower climber/microwave radio/multiplex/fiber tech/Motorola Astro P25 Smartzone/FCC General Radio Operator License/NREMT

    Prefer Government/Utility employment
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  9. C-Dub

    C-Dub Clean Air Hog

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  10. daltonzach

    daltonzach Been here awhile

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    Hi, I'm a Toyota Master Diagnostic Tech with 6 years toyota experience. Went to school before that for working on GM cars and trucks. Looking for a job fixing cars or whatever near Carson City NV. Specialize in electrical work but pretty good at heavy line and welding/fabrication. Need to find a job that pays good and has decent benifits. Available around the 1st of september. PM me and I can forward resume/contact info. Gonna ride the bike to Carson City on the 28-29 of June to look at a couple leads, would love to stop by and see you.
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  11. riceless

    riceless Let's Ride!

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    Never thought I'd be posting in this thread but I am. :shog

    I'm outta work for the first time in my life and it's been a month already.
    High End Finish Carpentry is my current specialty but I'm proficient in many other trades. I'd really like to find something in the Motorcycling Industry, but so would just about anybody that is reading this. Riding, writing or wrenching are the main things that spark my interest but just about anything involving bikes would be great.Thanks :ricky
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  12. jamin_mathis

    jamin_mathis Long timer

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    I'm a newer Photographer who has worked primarily in food photography but I would really like to move more toward editorial work particularly motor sports even more particularly motorcycles.

    I'm in real need of more motorcycle photos in my portfolio so if you got a cool bike and you want photos of or if your willing to huck yourself over some big jumps or haul ass around a track and show off for the camera please contact me!
    If your a motor sports business owner who needs photos for your website, advertisements or for what ever reason please contact me.

    Thanks and please check out my website jaminmathisphoto.com
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  13. F8 Pilot

    F8 Pilot Bak in the Sadl & Lovinit

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    I am an Authorized 3M Prestige Window Film Dealer located in Arizona. I am a certified Solar Control Specialist and Security Film Specialist. My products reduce the solar energy coming into your home or building and effectively reduce your energy costs. 3M also has many specialty films that can give you privacy yet let ambient light to come in. Feel free to check out my website... http://www.tintingpro.com/

    ADV inmates will receive an additional 10% off.

    No job is too big, too small or too tall. I have worked on projects as large as 310,000 sqft of glass in two skyscrapers down to one window in a mobile home. I even tinted a pair of Motorcycle goggles for a fellow rider. Have done jobs all over the country...Have Tools Will Travel ! :D

    Ross C Kehl
    TintingPro.com
    rckehl@me.com
    928-821-0433 cell
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  14. BelnapAir

    BelnapAir On my way...

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    I'm a commercial pilot, and can offer air tour's out of Palomar Airport in Carlsbad for cheaper than just about anyone else. I have access to planes that can take 1-3 people excluding myself, so if your interested in taking the honey up for a romantic coastal tour, send me a PM.
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  15. pcvance

    pcvance Walk Verplank

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    Masters Paint and Body is a full service shop serving the Visalia-Three Rivers Area. Masters works on all types of vehicles including autos, trucks, motorcycles and buses. We offer a liftime warranty on all body and paint services. Masters will work with your insurance company to get yor vehicle back to pre-accident condition. Ask for the special discount for ADV inmates. Location; 730 S. Bridge St. Visalia CA. 93277 (559)733-9172 e-mail masterspaintbody@att.net
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  16. Qwik

    Qwik Adrenaline Addict

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    Two Rooms for Rent East San Jose Foothills (Alum Rock Near Mt Hamilton Rd). One Master Bedroom/Bathroom for $950, One Single bedroom for $550. Both Available November 1st.
    Nice Five bedroom House, Master Bedroom includes a space in the Carport, Hot tub, Pool Table, Wet Bar, WiFi. And Gear head roomies. PM me if interested. Garage and Carport space for Motorcycles included. And the view is incredible.

    Tim

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  17. gabepari

    gabepari Throttle Flogger

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  18. bobfab

    bobfab Long timer

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    New job for me and thus an edit to the post.:clap

    I am now working for a motorsports marketing company called Racer ID. We are based out of San Diego and we do racer promotions, publications, print, photography, video, webdesign and anything marketing material! Check us out here: www.RacerID.com

    We offer youth contingency programs and are in the business of helping young athletes achieve their exposure goals. Know of a great racing series or racer in need of some media help? Give us a call!

    Bob@racerid.com

    www.RacerID.com
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  19. Pcfly

    Pcfly Dude?! Seriously??

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    Howdy all, I've been flying for 20+ years, still do it for fun and still teach flying on the side, PM if your interested in learning or have questions. I also do some photo and sightseeing flights in the San Francisco bay area, 1-3 people but up to 5 possible.

    I'm currently looking to get out of the Airline Industry and find something full time. I have 10+ years of retail and professional sales experience, excellent customer service skills, both PC and Mac savvy, Technically minded, great people skills, extremely adaptable and trainable.......people always say "You could do anything".....but I just laugh. I'm open to new work ideas but above anything else, I want a GREAT WORK ENVIRONMENT WITH GREAT PEOPLE! I love outdoor sports, motorbiking, mountain biking and sightseeing. Open to anything!! I live a healthy lifestyle and looking for likeminded workers! :thumb

    PM or email!!
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  20. scorpion

    scorpion Two arm bandit

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    " The funner the project the lower the price"
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