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Networking Events For The Week Of 2/19/2018

Since this website is part of a community service project, some of you may not be aware of what I do professionally. I work full time at The Columbian as a Multi Media Sales Executive.  I work with businesses in branding and helping them achieve their revenue with advertising by means of print, online, websites, social media and search engine optimization. Call or email to schedule a free consultation of your business, my cell number is (360) 600-3386 or by email at kris.thomas@columbian.com. The Columbian has been proudly serving Clark County Since 1890. Through the newspaper and multimedia platforms including the www.columbian.com we reach over 210,000 adults. 

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 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.thomas@columbian.com.

This Week’s Events:

Monday Feb 19th Noon-1:00 PM Professional Connections will meet at The Salvation Army Community Center, 1500 NE 112th Ave, Vancouver, WA.  Karen Ault of STRATEGIC TAX ACCOUNTING will update attendees on the new US Tax Laws and answer questions submitted in advance. Post your questions in the comments and share the post, then come and hear Karen’s answers!!!! Professional Connections is a free, weekly, (except Federal Holiday Mondays) networking group for Entrepreneurs, Sole Proprietors, and small-medium business. Come check us out!

Tuesday Feb 20th 5-7 PM The GVCC will have Business After Hours at SpringHill Suites located at 1421 SE Tech Center Dr, Vancouver, WA 98683. The Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce invites you to Business After Hours at SpringHill Suites on Tuesday, February 20th from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Make yourself at home in the newly renovated hotel, which is conveniently located near some of Clark County’s largest employers and with quick access to PDX airport. Check out the modern and beautiful lobby, guest suites, event space, and amenities and get a chance to meet the SpringHill Suites staff. Enjoy food, beverages, prizes and great company at our biggest networking event of the month. Our monthly “Business After Hours” events are designed for you to meet new contacts and grow existing relationships. The Chamber’s “Red Coat” Ambassador Team and staff can help. Let us know who you are looking to meet and we will give you a warm introduction. Pre-registration: $10/Member, $40/Non-member, At the door: $15/Member, $40/Non-member.

Wednesday Feb 21st 7:30-9:00 AM The GVCC will have SW Washington Leads and Needs – Sponsored by At Vancouver Massage located at Beaches Restaurant & Bar, 1919 SE Columbia, Vancouver, WA 98661. Please join the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce on the first and third Wednesday of the month for morning networking at Southwest Washington Leads & Needs. Enjoy breakfast refreshments from our host, with coffee and tea service provided by our fabulous hosts at Beaches. Be ready for an opportunity at the microphone as everyone will get a chance to introduce their business with a 15 second “elevator pitch.” Bring plenty of business cards, because we will then break out into groups to for speed networking that maximizes your time spent with us. You are sure to make new connections and strengthen existing ones at SW WA Leads & Needs. Pre-registration is appreciated when possible, as we begin promptly at 7:30 a.m. Bring a one time, non-member guest and you will BOTH get in free!

Wednesday Feb 21st 9-9:15 The GVCC will have a Free Ribbon Cutting for A & D Business Services located at Beaches Restaurant, 1919 SE Columbia River Dr Vancouver, WA  98661. Join the GVCC “Red Coats” for a ribbon cutting ceremony honoring A & D Business Services, immediately following Leads and Needs at Beaches on Wednesday February 21st at 9:00 a.m.  Be sure and talk with Doak about the latest in business tools to help your business be successful! They have many solutions available to you. See you there!

Wednesday Feb 21st 4:30-7 PM The GVCC will have a Free Ribbon Cutting at Desert Canyon Mortgage located at 1220 Main Street Suite 402, Vancouver, WA  98660. Join the GVCC Ambassador Team as we celebrate the Grand Opening of Desert Canyon Mortgage on Wednesday February 21, 2018 at 5:00 p.m., at their 1220 Main Street Suite 402 location! Guests will enjoy delicious snacks and beverages as we tour their new offices! See you at the party.

Wednesday Feb 21st 5:30-8:30 PM Women Entrepreneur Organization (WEO) will meet at Warehouse 23, 100 Columbia St #102, Vancouver, WA 98660. WEO presents Selena Maestas Panic & Perfectionism: Love you to succeed in business. Spotlight on Carolee Dewars. Registration Guest Late Registration – $59.50, WEO Member Meeting Only – $34.50. The meeting also includes short presentations by WEO members, plus our Pot O’Gold and more. Your registration includes a delicious dinner buffet, dessert, coffee, tea, tax & tip. So sorry, we are not able to accommodate special dietary requests.

Thursday Feb 22nd 6-9 PM the Battle Ground Chamber will have their Annual Recognition Banquet located at Battle Ground Community Center 912 E Main St, Battle Ground, WA 98604. Honoring: 2017 Citizen of the Year, 2017 Outstanding Youth of the Year, 2017 Business of the Year, 2017 Businessperson of the Year, 2017 Service Person of the Year, 2017 Teacher of the Year, 2017 Coach of the Year. Want to sponsor a table or the event? Want to submit a nominee? Click on the forms tab on our home page. Contact the Chamber office at 360.687.1510 or info@battlegroundchamber.org. Seating is assigned; please indicate the person(s) who you would like to sit with upon registering for this event in the notes field. Social Hour 6:00 pm, Introductions 7:00 pm, Flag Ceremony 7:05 pm, Invocation 7:10 pm, Dinner 7:15 pm, Recognition Presentation 8:00 pm.

Friday Feb 23rd 7:30-9 AM The Battle Ground Chamber will have North County Networking located at Mill Creek Pub 1710 SW 9th Ave #101, Battle Ground, WA 98604. This is a free event to meet people over a hot cup of joe or tea and is much more fun than cold calling. Personal relationships are built here increases your chance for involvement, referrals, sales and response. This is always the right place at the right time.

Upcoming Events:

Monday Feb 26th 5:30-7:30 PM The Impactful Women Social Hour will meet at Sacred Money Studios & Prosperity Pie Shoppe located at 7814 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland, Oregon 97219. Join us for a night of connecting! You never know who you will meet at the Impactful Women Social Hour. We are a no-fee professional networking group with a focus on creating community among our attendees, growth both personally and professionally, and providing educational opportunities to help our members meet their goals.  The Social Hour is on the 4th Monday of every month alternating between Vancouver and Portland locations. The format is relaxed and informal. We socialize, network and make new connections! Those interested in having 30 seconds of mic time to promote their business can donate a raffle prize for the evening. Invite your positive, motivated, like-minded friends to join you! We hope to see you there.

Wednesday Feb 28th 4-6 PM The GVCC will have a Free Ribbon Cutting at The UPS Store 6920 located at 7202 NE Hwy 99, Suite 106, Vancouver, WA  98665. Join the GVCC Ambassadors for the GRAND OPENING of the UPS Store 6920 on Wednesday February 28th at 4:00 p.m. at 7202 NE Hwy 99 Suite 106. There will be delicious snacks, FREE shredding provided by Iron Mountain and several UPS and other vendor raffle prizes given away! Please come welcome this fabulous new UPS store to Vancouver! Ribbon cutting at 4:00 p.m.

Wednesday Feb 28th 5:30-8:30 The Impactful Men Social Hour will meet at Pips and Bounce located at 833 SE Belmont St, Portland OR 97214. Join us for a night of connecting! You never know who you will meet at the Impactful Men Social Hour. We are a no-fee professional networking group with a focus on creating community among our attendees, growth both personally and professionally, and providing educational opportunities to help our members meet their goals. At this event, brewers will be speaking to attendees. The Social Hour is on the 4th Wednesday of every month alternating between Vancouver and Portland locations. The format is relaxed and informal. We socialize, network and make new connections! Those interested in having 30 seconds of mic time to promote their business can donate a raffle prize for the evening. Invite your positive, motivated, like-minded friends to join you! We hope to see you there.

Thursday March 1st 3-5 PM The GVCC will have a Free Ribbon Cutting at Pacifica Senior Living Vancouver located at 2400 NE 112th Avenue, Vancouver, WA  98684. Join our GVCC Ambassador Team for a fabulous PLATINUM ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday March 1, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. at Pacifica Senior Living Vancouver, located at 2400 NE 112th Avenue.  Help us celebrate their Grand Re-opening of their community  remodel. This high energy fun evening will include delicious hors d’oeuvres and beverages along with live entertainment! See you at the party! Ribbon cutting at 4:00 p.m.

Thursday March 1st 4-6 PM The Building Industry Association will have Nothing But Networking located at The Garage Bar & Grill (parking across street) located at 1101 W Fourth Plain Blvd, Vancouver, WA 98660. This is a free event and is sponsored by Schlotfeldt Law Firm PLLC. Get ready for Spring with your BIA friends at our first Nothing But Networking event of the year sponsored by Schlotfeldt Law Firm, PLLC. Just come on in and meet other members while enjoying some refreshments!

Monday March 5th 9:30-10:30 The GVCC will have a Free Ribbon Cutting at The Gyro Shack located at 7902 NE 6th Ave Suite 106, Vancouver, WA  98665. Join the GVCC Ambassadors for The Gyro Shack Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting on Monday March 5th at 9:30 a.m. at their new location, 7902 NE 6th Ave Suite 106.  Come and check out the action at the Gyro eating contest immediately following the ribbon cutting ceremony. See you there for some delicious gyro’s!

Wednesday March 7th 7:30-9:00 AM The GVCC will have SW Washington Leads and Needs – Sponsored by GVCC Business Solutions located at Beaches Restaurant & Bar 1919 SE Columbia River Dr, Vancouver, WA 98661. Please join the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce on the first and third Wednesday of the month for morning networking at Southwest Washington Leads & Needs. Enjoy breakfast refreshments from our host, with coffee and tea service provided by our fabulous hosts at Beaches. Be ready for an opportunity at the microphone as everyone will get a chance to introduce their business with a 15 second “elevator pitch.” Bring plenty of business cards, because we will then break out into groups to for speed networking that maximizes your time spent with us. You are sure to make new connections and strengthen existing ones at SW WA Leads & Needs. Pre-registration is appreciated when possible, as we begin promptly at 7:30 a.m. Bring a one time, non-member guest and you will BOTH get in free! $5/Member with pre-registration, $10/Member at the door. $20/Non-Member.

Thursday March 8th 5-6:30 PM The East Vancouver Business Association will meet at Summit Mortgage located at 13115 NE 4th St #160 Vancouver, WA 98684. Cost is $5 for Members, $10 for Non-Members. Come network and meet others from the East Vancouver area.

Monday March 26th 5:30-7:30 The Impactful Women NW will meet at The Heavy Metal Brewing Co located at 809 MacArthur Blvd, Vancouver, Washington 98661. Join us for a night of connecting! You never know who you will meet at the Impactful Women Social Hour. We are a no-fee professional networking group with a focus on creating community among our attendees, growth both personally and professionally, and providing educational opportunities to help our members meet their goals. The Social Hour is on the 4th Monday of every month alternating between Vancouver and Portland locations. The format is relaxed and informal. We socialize, network and make new connections! Those interested in having 30 seconds of mic time to promote their business can donate a raffle prize for the evening. Invite your positive, motivated, like-minded friends to join you! We hope to see you there.

 

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Networking Events For The Week Of 12/04/17

Since this website is part of a community service project, some of you may not be aware of what I do professionally. I work full time at SYNERGY HomeCare, as an advocate for keeping people in their homes to support them in their daily activities. We can assist with conditions from Stroke Rehab, Cancer Recovery, Parkinson’s, New Mom Care, Multiple Scleroses, Arthritic Conditions, Orthopedic Care, Diabetes, Aging, Disabilities and Illness Care among other. Our resources to help you and your family: Companionship, Personal care, Bathing & shower needs, Part time or 24 hour care in home, Meal preparation and feeding assistance, Transfer assistance, TransportationPet care, Light housekeeping, Medication management and reminders, Respite for family caregivers, plus many others. We offer no contracts, and are able to end services at anytime. SYNERGY HomeCare “The Premier Provider of Home Care Services” Helping keep clients and care givers connected https://vimeo.com/170787926 .  I would love to be able to help you and your families needs with a free assessment. Call or Email to schedule a free assessment, my cell number is 360 953 0987 or by email at kris@synergycolumbia.com.

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 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 Dec 4th  Noon-1:00 PM Professional Connections will meet at  (more…)

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Networking Events For The Week Of 11/13/17

Since this website is part of a community service project, some of you may not be aware of what I do professionally. I work full time at SYNERGY HomeCare, as an advocate for keeping people in their homes to support them in their daily activities. We can assist with conditions from Stroke Rehab, Cancer Recovery, Parkinson’s, New Mom Care, Multiple Scleroses, Arthritic Conditions, Orthopedic Care, Diabetes, Aging, Disabilities and Illness Care among other. Our resources to help you and your family: Companionship, Personal care, Bathing & shower needs, Part time or 24 hour care in home, Meal preparation and feeding assistance, Transfer assistance, TransportationPet care, Light housekeeping, Medication management and reminders, Respite for family caregivers, plus many others. We offer no contracts, and are able to end services at anytime. SYNERGY HomeCare “The Premier Provider of Home Care Services” Helping keep clients and care givers connected https://vimeo.com/170787926 .  I would love to be able to help you and your families needs with a free assessment. Call or Email to schedule a free assessment, my cell number is 360 953 0987 or by email at kris@synergycolumbia.com.

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 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:

Networking events typically slow down the week of a holiday.  Set a coffee appointment with someone and see how you can refer them this week. I hope you all have a wonderful Thanksgiving and are safe.  We all have a lot to be thankful for.

Tuesday Nov 21st 8:20-9:30 the Local Connections (The Camas/Washougal Group) will be meeting at (more…)

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Networking Events For The Week Of 11/13/17

Since this website is part of a community service project, some of you may not be aware of what I do professionally. I work full time at SYNERGY HomeCare, as an advocate for keeping people in their homes to support them in their daily activities. We can assist with conditions from Stroke Rehab, Cancer Recovery, Parkinson’s, New Mom Care, Multiple Scleroses, Arthritic Conditions, Orthopedic Care, Diabetes, Aging, Disabilities and Illness Care among other. Our resources to help you and your family: Companionship, Personal care, Bathing & shower needs, Part time or 24 hour care in home, Meal preparation and feeding assistance, Transfer assistance, TransportationPet care, Light housekeeping, Medication management and reminders, Respite for family caregivers, plus many others. We offer no contracts, and are able to end services at anytime. SYNERGY HomeCare “The Premier Provider of Home Care Services” Helping keep clients and care givers connected https://vimeo.com/170787926 .  I would love to be able to help you and your families needs with a free assessment. Call or Email to schedule a free assessment, my cell number is 360 600 3386 or by email at kris@synergycolumbia.com.

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 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 Nov 13th Noon-1:00 PM Professional Connections will meet at  (more…)

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