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Welcome to Vancouver’s Networking Website, “http://www.vancouvernetworkingevents.com/”>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 08/28/17. 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 Sept 11th 12-1 PM The GVCC will have a free Ribbon Cutting at Vancouver Art Space located at 8700 NE Vancouver Mall Drive #206, Vancouver, WA 98662. You are invited to join the GVCC Ambassador team as we celebrate the Grand Opening of Vancouver Art Space. Join us for some savory snacks and tour their new facility! See you there!

Wednesday Sept 13th 4:30-6:30 PM WIN will have their monthly meeting at Bleu Door Bakery located at 2413 Main Street, Vancouver, WA 98660. www.bleudoorbakery.com Complimentary Appetizers will be provided by our hosting business. Wine will be available for purchase by the glass. Spotlight Speaker: Pamela Bates. Pamela is a former banking executive with extensive experience in business advising and lending. She has an analytical mindset and experience in both for profit and non-profit management. Topic: Marketing is crucial to business growth, survival and profitability. NETWORKING is the pulse of successful strategic marketing. Please email your RSVP to Cynthia ‘Cindy’ Johnson at WINnorthwest@gmail.com.  A $5.00 cash donation at check-in is appreciated!

Thursday September 14th 11 AM to 1 PM the Battle Ground Chamber of Commerce will have their General Meeting Luncheon.  All are welcome to attend, but you must preregister at https://battlegroundchamber.chambermaster.com/eventregistration/register/3123. The Location will be at: Battle Ground Community Center 912 E Main Street, View a Map, 11:00 am Doors open, 11:30 am Buffet opens, 12:00pm Program begins and Finish by 1:00 pm.  Contact Information: Amy Tanska Send an Email. Fees/Admission: $20 Chamber Members, $23 Non-members, $23 At the door; will refund if lunch is sold out – don’t take the chance and just register now! Catered by South Pacific Cafe and Lounge.

Friday Sept 15th 12-1 PM The GVCC will have a Free Ribbon Cutting – Funky Fresh Juice Co. Mobile Juice truck Corner of 8th and Esther Street, near Esther Short Park. Join the GVCC Ambassador team as we welcome our new member Funky Fresh Juice Co to the Chamber family on Friday September 15th at 12:00 p.m. They are a delicious and mobile fresh juice truck and will be located at the corner of 8th and Esther Street, near Esther Short Park, for the ribbon cutting ceremony. Come enjoy drink specials and a fun raffle at lunchtime! See you at the party!

Up Coming Events:

Tuesday Sept 19th 4-8 PM The GVCC will have a Free Ribbon Cutting at In Light Hyperbarics, LLC 1601 Broadway Street, Vancouver, WA 98663. Join the GVCC Ambassadors as we celebrate the growth and expansion of In Light Hyperbarics, LLC, located at 1601 Broadway Street. A fabulous ribbon cutting ceremony and festivities will be held on Tuesday September 19th at 5:00 p.m. You are invited to check out this state-of-the-art facility and enjoy delicious refreshments! See you at the party!

Wednesday Sept 20th 7:30-9:00 AM the GVCC will have SW Washington Leads and Needs – Sponsored by Vida Flare located at Beaches. $5/Member $10/non-member (bring a one-time, non-member guest and you both get in free). Please pre-register online. Check in at 7:15am at Beaches Restaurant & Bar – we are very prompt in starting at 7:30am! Coffee, tea and juice service provided by Beaches Restaurant and Bar. Light breakfast refreshment provided by the sponsor.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017, at 5:30 PM Women Entrepreneurs Org September Meeting: Awards & Inspiration. The Women Entrepreneurs Organization (WEO) of SW Washington presents the Fourth Annual Red Carpet Awards Dinner with special guest speaker Liz Forkin Bohannon of Sseko. Bohannon will share her inspirational story of entrepreneurship in her presentation “Using the Principles of Design Thinking to Create Social Impact.” Two awards will be presented at this meeting: The WEO President’s Award, known as the “Ann Mason Award” in honor of its first recipient and longest serving president. The award is chosen by the current WEO president in recognition of exemplary service by a member to the Women Entrepreneurs Organization.  The second award is the WEO Spirit Award, a member-nominated award to recognize WEO women who embody, exemplify and model WEO values. The WEO Spirit nominees will be honored, and the winner announced at the meeting. WEO’s many dedicated volunteers will also be recognized and honored at this meeting. Also on the agenda are member spotlight presentations, WEO’s Pot O’Gold philanthropy, and more. Women Entrepreneurs Organization of SW Washington (WEO).  WEO’s 4th Annual Red Carpet Awards Dinner/September monthly meeting.

Thursday Sept 21st 11:30-1:00 the Camas/Washougal Chamber of Commerce will their monthly chamber luncheon located at Camas Meadows Golf Course.  The Key Note Speaker will be Dene Grigar. Dene Grigar’s presentation will focuson ways virtual and augmented reality technologies have the potential to change the way we have been doing business. Far from being what industry once called “disruptive” technologies, they can rather be seen as innovative ones that offer new solutions to old problems. 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 and $25 for guests. The doors will open at 11:30 AM for networking,  with the program beginning at 12:00 PM. This event is sponsored by Meals on Wheels People.

Friday Sept 22nd 7:30-9:00 AM the Battle Ground Chamber will have North County Networking located at Mill Creek Pub 1710 SW 9th Avenue, Battle Ground, WA 98604. This meeting is free to members and first-time guests with breakfast sponsored by Tradesmen Electric. Come network with us and experience speed networking.  Meet several contacts and build relationships.