About V5O

Life as we know it will never be the same. When the Covid-19 pandemic is far behind us, the way we do business, communicate and connect will forever be transformed.

Cocktails & Comfort is a virtual platform like no other. We are a group of highly intelligent, innovative and successful leaders looking to lend a helping hand and share support to our community. The give-and-take program will help ease tension, steady anxiety and create the connection we all crave.

Listen to our story:

Schedule & Agenda


Every Tuesday and Thursday


The members only VIP event will meet twice a week at 5 o’clock. Each Tuesday and Thursday you’ll hear from a motivational speaker, author, mindfulness expert, doctor or impressive business leader to get inspired for your personal and professional well-being.


5:00pm EST

Meet our amazing sponsors!

Lead by serial entrepreneur and business thought-leader Layne Frank, PR guru/host and author Mindie Barnett, and trusted advisor and global connector Alan Kaye, this collection of masterminds promises to propel your thoughts and put the wind back in your sails so you can soar.

Fidens Insurance Brokers

Fidens is a full-service insurance brokerage headquartered in New York city with regional offices throughout the U.S. We offer Title & Venture services through our subsidiaries.

BBH Solutions

BBH Solutions is a Tier 1 Information Technology firm specializing in secure voice/data/video solutions, cloud computing, managed services and corporate relocations. We Make Technology Work for Business!

MB and Associates

MB and Associates Public Relations is a full-service public relations and social media management firm which has swiftly been recognized as a national leader.

Orpical Group

Orpical Group is a full-service digital marketing agency specializing in branding, web design and development, SEO, PPC, lead generation, and marketing automation.

Cocktail menu

Thank you for your interest and involvement in Cocktails & Comfort! If you’d like to support our mission by purchasing one of our virtual Happy Hour specials – we’d be most appreciative! Cheers!

Grab your glass of wine, whisky or water and join us today!

Become a Member

Want to join our network, get updates on upcoming events and workshops, and connect with top business professionals? Use the below form to sign up to become a member. For Inquiries or to Enroll: layne@virtual5oclock.com or mindie@virtual5oclock.com. To register for an upcoming event please, use the calendar below.

    Register for an Upcoming Event

    We look forward to hosting you! Please use the below calendar system to register for an upcoming event. Once you register, you will receive a confirmation with meeting details, including the Zoom meeting URL. Prior to attending one of our sessions, please consider reading these video conferencing tips to get the most out of your meeting.

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