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Welcome to Vancouver’s Networking Website, 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

This Week’s Events:

Monday Nov 13th Noon-1:00 PM Professional Connections will meet at the Salvation Army located at 1500 NE 112th Ave, Vancouver WA.  The speaker will be Naim Hasan with Compass Calibration.

Tuesday Nov 14th 5-7 PM the GVCC will have a Business After Hours located at Glenwood Place Senior Living
Main Entrance at The Lodge, 5500 NE 82nd Ave, Vancouver WA, 98662. Join us on November 14th for a “Moroccan Night” at Glenwood Place Senior Living as they host our last Business After Hours of the year! The team at Glenwood Place has put together an event with great attention to detail, from the Moroccan decor, to the live entertainment, to traditional Moroccan 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. Please RSVP. $10 members; $20 non-members.

Tuesday Nov 14th 6:30-8 PM Join the Coastal Conservation Association for updates on changes in regulations and updates on the conservation efforts.  Network with other fisherman and learn about new techniques.  The meeting will be at Camas Meadows Golf Course.

Wednesday Nov 15th 7:30-9:00 AM the GVCC will have SW Washington Leads and Needs – Sponsored by Sprout Digital located at Beaches.  Attend 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month for morning networking at Southwest Washington Leads and Needs. Bring plenty of business cards and be ready for an opportunity at the microphone as everyone will get a chance to introduce their business. Then, we’ll break into small groups! Time: 7:30 to 9AM. $5/Member $10/non-member (bring a one-time, non-member guest and you both get in free). Check in at 7:15am at Beaches Restaurant & Bar. Coffee, tea and juice service provided by Beaches Restaurant and Bar. Light breakfast refreshment provided by the sponsor.

Wednesday Nov 15th 5:30-8:30 PM The Women Entrepreneurs Organization of SW Washington presents Social Do’s and Taboos of Women in Business with Jennifer Petersen. This meeting will also features spotlights on WEO members Jeni Gall, Nicole Douglas and Cherie Ronning. The meeting will be at The Heathman Lodge, 7801 NE Greenwood Drive, Vancouver, WA 98662. Cost is $49.50 advance for members/$54.50 visitors; includes buffet, dessert, coffee, tea, tax & tip. For more information or to register to to

Thursday  November 16th The Camas/Washougal chamber will meet at Camas Meadows.  Please join the Camas-Washougal Chamber of Commerce for our monthly membership luncheon at Camas Meadows Golf Club. Keynote Speaker: Ron Arp – Identity Clark County. Identity Clark County is a nonprofit organization comprised of highly-respected business leaders who seek to strengthen our community, making it a desired place where people can land, live, and learn for a lifetime. Their mission is to assemble and focus corporate leadership and investment in a shared community agenda for economic expansion and vitality. To attend the luncheon please RSVP to or call (360) 834-2472 at least 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 Bedont Orthodontics.

Thursday, November 16 5:30-8 PM The BIA will have an evening to recognize the President’s Award winners for 2017 located at The Heathman Lodge. Gather with fellow members to install BIA officers for 2018. Cost is $40.00 and the sponsor: Riverview Community Bank & Gaither Homes; Social Hour sponsored by Gary’s Vacuflo. An evening to recognize the President’s Award winners for 2017. Gather with fellow members to install BIA officers for 2018. 5:30 is social hour and 6:30 is dinner and awards.  REGISTER

 Friday Nov 17th 8-9:00 AM the EVBA will meet at Costco located at 19610 SE 1st Street Camas, WA 98607. Join us for our November networking event. Come network with local professionals and business owners from East Vancouver and surrounding areas. Cost: $5.00 Members, $10.00 Non Members.

Friday Nov 17th 9:00-10:30 AM the Senior Services Network will meet at Peace Health Hospital located at 400 NE Mother Joseph Pl, Vancouver, WA 98664. This is a free event to network with senior service providers.  Bring plenty of business cards to pass out and enter the drawing.  There will be a speaker providing information to all.

Friday Nov 17 10-12 Noon The Chicks Connect meeting will meet at the Greater Vancouver Chamber office. Website: Dazzling Chicks is a Chapter of Chicks Connect, a nationwide networking & mastermind organization founded in Oregon by Julie Muller. We meet 2 x per month, with a focus on women owned businesses. The first meeting is free to attend, after that you need to be a member. There is no joining fee, the dues are payable monthly at a rate of $27 per month, and the meetings are then free to attend. Please RSVP to Interested in joining us?

Up Coming Events:

Friday December 1st 11 AM-1:00 PM The GVCC will have their annual Holiday Heroes Luncheon located at The Heathman Lodge 7801 Greenwood Drive, Vancouver WA 98662. Please join the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce for the Holiday Heroes Luncheon presented by Ilani Resort & Casino on Friday, December 1st at the Heathman Lodge. The focus of this event is bringing together the message of philanthropy with the spirit of the holiday season. This event is our annual celebration of our daily heroes, the GVCC volunteer Ambassadors. Celebrate them with us as we also reveal our 2017 Chamber Ambassador of the Year award recipient! We are thrilled to highlight another holiday hero and featured nonprofit, the Police Activities League! Please come prepared to purchase books from our on-site Scholastic Book Fair to donate to the PAL Literacy Program. Doors open at 11:00 a.m. and the festivities begin! Get your holiday photo squared away by visiting Santa’s photo booth, enjoy carols from Ambassador Yvonne Payne of Ebony Notes and Leroy Santiago of Global Security, and browse through dozens of beautiful gift baskets donated by our members. As a thanks to you for your love and support of the Chamber, we are gifting our 2017 Vancouver USA commemorative holiday ornament (sponsored by Comcast) to all attendees of this event. Get involved this holiday season! The Chamber’s holiday event is a great way to give back to the community, thank GVCC’s volunteer Ambassadors, and build your brand’s goodwill. Whether you donate a gift basket, sponsor or table, or sign up as an event sponsor, your support not only makes this annual event possible, but optimizes your return on investment as we head into the new year. To donate a basket or register, contact Ashlyn Salzman. For more information about sponsorship or VIP table reservation, contact Teresa Lawwill. PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED – THIS IS A SELL OUT EVENT. $45 Members, $50 Non-Members. Please contact Teresa Lawwill to reserve a VIP Table for 10. Tickets are non-refundable after 11/29/2017. To Register