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Welcome to Vancouver’s Networking Website, www.vancouvernetworkingevents.com. I hope you enjoy these networking updates and events list. Here is a little info that might help. This site has two parts, a list of groups that meet at a regular time and place listed by opening this link standard-6-page-events-list last updated 10/17/2016. When you open the link, it opens a word document sorted by day that shows what groups are meeting, what size the group is, where they meet and who is the contact person. The list has a revision date at the bottom so you know if you have the most recent version. Second scroll down for a list of meeting times for current events. If you know of a networking event or group that meets and would like to get the word out, please let me know. If you are receiving multiple copies of this email or want to be added or removed from the list please email me at kris@synergycolumbia.com.

This Week’s Events:

Monday April 17th 9-1 PM The GVCC will have a Free Ribbon Cutting atFarmers Insurance office located at 3925 NE 72nd Ave, Suite 104, Vancouver, WA  98661. The ribbon cutting will be at 10:00 AM. Come party with the GVCC Ambassadors as we celebrate with Farmers Insurance. Guests will enjoy beautiful music and delicious food at their Open House. Don’t miss this wonderful kick off to your week!

Monday April 17th 11:45-1:00 PM Professional Connections will be meeting at The Salvation Army Building located at 1500 NE 112th Ave, Vancouver WA 98684. Professional Connections advocate ‘you do business with people you know, like and trust’. The meetings are free and open to all. The speaker will be Nina Cammann “How to Stand Out in a Sea of Competitors”.

Wednesday April 19th 7:30-9:00 AM The GVCC will have SW Washington Leads and Needs – Sponsored by Apollo Drain & Plumbing located at Beaches Restaurant & Bar. Bring plenty of business cards and be ready for an opportunity at the microphone as everyone will get a chance to introduce their business. We’ll hear about our sponsoring business, then, we’ll break into small groups for more intimate networking! Be prepared to make lasting connections and find new business leads at this event. Coffee, tea and juice service provided by Beaches Restaurant and Bar. Light breakfast refreshment provided by the sponsor, Apollo Drain & Plumbing! Cost is $5.00 Members and $10.00 Non-Members.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at 5:30-8:15 PM The Women Entrepreneurs Organization of SW Washington presents Veronika Noize, the Marketing Coach, on How to Build Your Business with Networking located at The Heathman Lodge, 7801 NE Greenwood Drive, Vancouver, WA 98662. The April meeting also includes member presentations by Donna Baxter and Nicole Douglas. Cost: $44.50 advance for members/$49.50 visitors; includes buffet, dessert, coffee, tea, tax & tip. Register here for the April 2017 meeting: http://weowa.org/April-19-2017. Registration is required; register online at http://weowa.org/April-19-2017. The Women Entrepreneurs Organization of Southwest Washington is an association of women business owners and executives who meet the third Wednesday of each month to share knowledge, to network and to support one another in professional endeavors.

Thursday April 20th 11:30-1:00 PM the Camas/Washougal Chamber of Commerce will have their Monthly networking luncheon located at Camas Meadows Golf Course. The sponsor will be Costco.  Vicki Norris with Restoring Order will be the speaker. Organizing expert Vicki Norris is passionate about equipping business owners to align their daily processes and practices to their purpose. Norris will present a timely and relevant topic: Intentional Business wherein she’ll share the keys to be intentional with your time and gain a whole new lens on prioritizing…all while enjoying group and individual exercises that will advance your business while you’re learning! To attend the luncheon please RSVP to adminassistant@cwchamber.com or call (360) 834-2472 48 hours before the event. The cost is $20 for members / $25 for guests The doors will open at 11:30 AM for networking, with the program beginning at 12:00 PM.

Thursday April 20th 4-6:30 PM the GVCC will have a Free Ribbon Cutting at Printing Expressly For You located at 1720 NE 64th Ave, Suite A, Vancouver, WA 98661. Join the GVCC “Red Coats” as we celebrate the 1 year Anniversary of Printing Expressly For You at their 1720 NE 64th Ave Suite A location. A fantastic ribbon cutting ceremony will be held at 4:30 p.m. Come party with us, tour their awesome facility, and enjoy special beverages and snacks!

Thursday April 20th 5-7 PM The Society for Human Resource Management will have a fund raiser Bowl For A Cause at Big Al’s. Fun Network event to raise money to support Southwest Washington SHRM Students! 10 lanes are dedicated to our event so invite your co-workers, colleagues and your boss! Bowling * 50/50 raffles * Prizes Not a Southwest Washington SHRM member? It’s FREE! Join now to get a special gift and enter to win a free luncheon or breakfast event!! For more on SHRM go to Www.swshrm.shrm.org membership@swshrm.org.

Friday April 21st 8-9 AM the EVBA will have their April Networking Event at 4105 NW Camas Meadows Drive, Camas, WA 98607. Come join us for our annual Golf tournament “Kick Off” event at Camas Meadows. Come find out what sponsorship are still available and sign your team up for a foursome. Cost for the networking event is $5.00 Members and $10.00 Non-Members.

Up Coming Events:

Thursday April 27th 4-5:30 PM The GVCC will have a Free PLATINUM Ribbon Cutting – Columbia River Mental Health Services (CRMHS) located at 9105 Hwy 99, Suite 201-A, Vancouver, WA 98665. Join the GVCC Ambassador team as we celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Columbia River Mental Health Services, and the 1st Anniversary of their Hazel Dell location.A fun and fabulous ribbon cutting ceremony will be including delicious refreshments for attendees. CRMHS also invites you to their Annual Gala on May 5th at Warehouse ’23, a Cinco de Mayo celebration! Ribbon Cutting will be at 4:15 PM.

Thursday April 27th 5-7 PM the Woodland Chamber of Commerce will have a Business After Hours networking event located at Holland America Flower Garden 1066 S Pekin Rd., Woodland, WA 98674. Everyone is invited and if you would like to host your own business table there, contact Christy@habf.com.

Friday April 28th 7:30-9:00 AM the Battle Ground Chamber presents North County Networking located at Mill Creek Pub 1710 SW 9th Avenue, Battle Ground, WA 98604. This is a free event and open to all. Bring plenty of cards and meet new people.

Wednesday May 3rd 5-7:30 PM E.P.I.C.C. will be meeting.  Location to be determined.