This website is a community service project for our community as I am an agent with Allstate and help insure people properly with Auto/Home and Life Insurance. 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-3 or PDF version Standard-6-Page-Events-List-3 last updated 4/8/19. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
This Week’s Events:
Monday Nov 4th 11:45-1:00 PM Professional Connections will meet at Peace Health Memorial Fir Willow Room located at 3400 Main St Vancouver, WA 98660. No-host lunch, for more info, visit www.facebook.com/groups/proconnections. Guest speaker will be Ann Allen.
Wednesday Nov 6th 7:30-9 AM The GVCC will have Leads & Needs, sponsored by NW Accounting Professionals located at Beaches Restaurant & Bar 1919 SE Columbia River Dr, Vancouver, WA 98661. Enjoy breakfast refreshments from our sponsor, 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 Leads & Needs. Pre-registration is appreciated when possible, as we begin promptly at 7:30 a.m.
Thursday Nov 7th 11:30-1:00 PM The Battle Ground Monthly Luncheon will take place at Battle Ground Community Center 912 E. Main Street, Battle Ground, WA 98604. Please Join the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce, Battle Ground City Manager Erin Erdman and Battle Ground Police Chief Bob Richardson who will provide information to the business community on the proposed annexation of the city of Battle Ground into the fire district 3. $20 Members | $35 Non-members $30 Members at the door | $45 Non-members at the door.
Thursday Nov 7th 4-6 PM The GVCC will have a Free Ribbon Cutting at sponsored by the Ginn Group located at Latitude 45 Apartments, 2001 NE 112th Ave, Vancouver, WA 98684. Join the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce Ambassador team as we celebrate the GRAND OPENING of Ginn Group’s first multifamily project: Latitude 45 Apartment Complex with a PLATINUM ribbon cutting! The ribbon will be cut at 4 p.m. Latitude 45 is a community of modern apartments in central Vancouver, WA. The project consists of 90 units, featuring the same high-quality standard finishes included in all Ginn built communities. For more information, please visit: http://www.latitude45apt.com/.
Thursdy Nov 7th 3:30-5 PM Retirement Connections will have Senior Service Network Clark County Happy Hour (SSN-Clark Happy Hour) is an open meeting for those serving seniors in Clark County. These Happy Hour meetings are coordinated by Retirement Connection, and there is no cost to attend. They are held on the 1st Thursday of each month from 3:30-5:00 pm. These meetings rotate locations around Clark County. Please join us for libations and conversations, and invite those you feel may be interested. For more info email: Amy Schmidt. The location will be Koelsch Cascade Inn Address: 11613 SE 7th St, Vancouver, WA 98683. Topic: Managing and communication transition of staff and hiring.
Tuesday Nov 12th 9-10 AM The GVCC will have a Free Ribbon Cutting at OnPoint Community Credit Union located at 611 W Columbia Way, Vancouver, WA 98660. OnPoint Community Credit Union is celebrating the GRAND OPENING of their newest branch on the Vancouver Waterfront! There will be coffee and donuts provided, as well as new membership offers and the chance to win a $500 OnPoint Visa gift card. The ribbon will be cut at 9 AM. At OnPoint, their purpose is to build strong communities by supporting financial growth and well-being, one person at a time. The services they offer include banking accounts, loans, insurance, financial planning, and many more! For more information, please visit: https://www.onpointcu.com/.
Tuesday Nov 12th 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM The GVCC will have a Business After Hours at Glenwood Place located at Main Entrance at The Lodge, 5500 NE 82nd Ave, Vancouver WA, 98662. There will be a shuttle to and from your car at 5300 NE 82nd Ave, Vancouver WA 98662. $10/Member, $40/Non-member. The team at Glenwood Place always puts together an event with great attention to detail, from the decor, to the live entertainment, to traditional and delectable cuisine. They will also be offering tours of their beautiful campus to attendees, and if you stick around until 6:30 pm you could be the winner of an awesome door prize! Enjoy food, drinks, prizes and great company. 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.
Wednesday Nov 13th 7:30-9:00 AM The GVCC will have Leads & Needs: North County located at Mill Creek Pub 1710 SW 9th Ave, #101, Battle Ground, WA 98604. $5/Member with pre-registration, $10/Member at the door. $20/Non-Member. Enjoy breakfast and refreshments from our sponsor, at Mill Creek Pub. 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 Leads & Needs: North County. Pre-registration is appreciated, as we begin promptly at 7:30 AM.
Wednesday Nov 13th 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM The DIY Marketing Center (inside the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce), 1101 Broadway, Vancouver WA 98660 will have How to Build Your Business with Networking. $25 public, GVCC Member Bonus: Use the “Friend” option with the code “networking” to register for $10 (regularly $25). RSVP: https://diymarketingcenter.com/Networking-Training/. Hey, Ronnie Noize the Marketing Coach here: Did you know that I first built my coaching business with networking? And that I got first 29 clients in my first 42 days? Want to hear the whole story, the details, the strategy, the mistakes, and the lessons learned? You got it! I’m telling it all–exactly how I built my business from scratch. With almost no marketing budget. No prospect list. Just an idea, a phone, and a hankering to connect. Here’s what you’ll get in this training: The one strategy that I used to attract 29 new clients in 6 weeks, The three major lessons I learned in the process, Plus special access to the very tools I created and used!
Thursday Nov 14th 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM Southwest Washington Contractors Association will have Thirsty Third Thursday located at Main Event Eastside 3200 SE 164th Avenue, STE 204, Vancouver, WA 98683. Don’t forget to bring business cards to be entered into our door prize drawing. ?SWCA members and interested guests are welcome to attend.
Thursday Nov 14th 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM The GVCC will have a Free Ribbon Cutting at Crown Bridal located at 111 W. 7th St, Vancouver, WA 98660. Crown Bridal is celebrating their GRAND OPENING with a PLATINUM ribbon cutting! There will be several great raffle drawings, including door prizes, service giveaways, and gift certificates worth $50 and $100! The ribbon will be cut at 4:30 PM. Crown Bridal is a bridal boutique with breathtaking wedding gowns, veils, jewelry, and many other bridal accessories. For more information, please visit: http://www.crown-bridal.com.
Friday November 15th 8-9 AM the EVBA will have a November Morning Networking Event 2019. Kickstart your business! Join us for our last morning networking event of the year at Real Living Real Estate! Kim and her team put on a great event with a great speaker to wrap up 2019. The location will be Real Living Real Estate 1905 SE 192nd Ave, Suite 204, Camas, WA 98607. To register go to www.evba.net.
Friday November 15th 9-10:30 AM Retirement Connections will have a Retirement Connections meeting located at Peace Health Medical Center – Health Education Center
Meeting Room: See Month For Specifics (please check the board upon arrival, room assignments may change) Address: 400 NE Mother Joseph Pl – Vancouver WA (92nd & Mill Plain Ave) PARKING NOTES: Please park in the garage or in parking lot G on 92nd Ave., Please do not park in the spots marked for staff or physician parking. Topic: 10 Reasons Salespeople Blow the Sale, Speaker: James Alberson – Sandler Training. Sponsor: CDM Caregiving Services.
Friday November 15th 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM The GVCC will have a Free Ribbon Cutting at The Salvation Army 1500 NE 112th Ave, Vancouver, WA 98684. The Salvation Army is celebrating their GRAND OPENING with a PLATINUM ribbon cutting! The ribbon will be cut at 12 PM. The Salvation Army builds local programs designed to offer immediate relief, short-term care, and long-term growth in the areas that will best benefit the community. For more information, please visit: http://www.Vancouver.SalvationArmy.org.
Monday Nov 18th 11:45-1:00 PM Professional Connections will meet at Peace Health Memorial Fir Willow Room located at 3400 Main St Vancouver, WA 98660. No-host lunch, for more info, visit www.facebook.com/groups/proconnections. Guest speaker will be Dave Dagan – “Being Safe Today” Part Two.
Wednesday November 20th 5:30-8:30 PM Women Entrepreneurs Org Nov 2019 Meeting: Wine & Words.The Women Entrepreneurs Organization of SW Washington offers a delightful evening of connection, education, and support for women entrepreneurs and executives. You own your own business, but at WEO you are not alone in your business. “Intertwined- A Pinot Noir Parable – How to a successful entrepreneur and stop being a self-saboteur”. You’ll learn about grief, gratitude and growing a business, one near death experience at a time from Kerry McDaniel Boenisch. Ticket includes buffet, dessert, coffee, tea, tax & tip. 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. Visit www.WEO.rocks for more info.