By Prince William Living
This column is brought to you by the Prince William Chamber of Commerce, the strongest voice for the business community in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan region.
Looking for people to meet and business networking events? Prince William Living is all about community, making connections and supporting quality of life. Our local businesses are thriving contributors to that quality. Want to get connected? This week, we highlight networking events coming in October.
Prince William Events
Join us Thursday, Oct. 4 for Prince William Living’s Breakfast with an Expert. Our October Expert, Amanda Baity, Director of Operations for Prince William Living and Co-Founder of Semper K9 Assistance Dogs, will use her marketing and media background to teach businesses and nonprofit organizations how to make the most of their relationships to gain visibility. Join us at the PWAR building for great food by Jirani Coffeehouse and learn from our expert, who will give you actionable advice you can put to work in your business. Register Now! Thursday, Oct. 4, 8:00-9:30 a. m. | Prince William Association of Realtors, 4545 Daisy Reid Ave., Suite 150, Woodbridge
Rebecca Barnes, Brides & Weddings Publisher, would like to invite you to our next networking event designed just for wedding professionals – Women’s Wedding Network. If you’ve already been to one of these events, then you know Women’s Wedding Network is a great place to meet and learn with others, exchange ideas and build your business. Patrick King of Imagine will discuss “Why Your Ads Aren’t Working and What You Can Do About It.” Buy your tickets now, before they run out! Seating is limited! Wednesday, Oct. 10, 11:30 a. m. – 1:30 p. m. | Chantilly National Golf & Country Club, 14901 Braddock Road, Centreville
Join the Haymarket Gainesville Business Association for Night Golf (yes, night golf!) at the 8th Annual Rotary Golf Tournament and Bingo. With glow in the dark golf balls! Nine holes, beer cart, live and silent auction. Don’t golf? BINGO while golfers are golfing! Lots of sponsorship opportunities to showcase your business to over 150 individuals. All to support four local non-profits- Comfort Cases, Payton’s Project, WAAAG, and The Rotary Foundation. Click here for more information. Friday, Oct. 12, 5:00-10:00 p. m. | Piedmont Club, 14675 Piedmont Vista Drive, Haymarket
Can’t make the golf tournament? Haymarket Gainesville Business Association monthly meeting is Tuesday, Oct. 16 at the Fauquier Bank in Haymarket. Come for an evening of networking and light refreshments. Tuesday, Oct. 16, 4:00-6:00 p. m. | The Fauquier Bank, 15240 Washington Street, Haymarket
One Million Cups is the place for local entrepreneurs to meet and present their startups to the thriving peer network of founders in Prince William. Every Wednesday, 9:00 a. m. | Centerfuse, 9071 Center Street, Manassas
If you own a business, want to start a business, or want to connect with businesses in Prince William County, come to the First Friday Business Mixer at Jirani Coffeehouse. The Mixer is hosted by Jirani and Coach Dan W. Friday, Oct. 5, 6:30-8:00 p. m. | Jirani Coffeehouse, 9425 West Street, Manassas
Want more great networking opportunities in the Prince William and Manassas areas?
- Team WIN (Women Inspired Networking) meets the second and fourth Thursday of the month in Gainesville.
- Haymarket Gainesville Business Association (HGBA) offers a variety of events and collaborates with local Chambers.
- Girl Boss Networking offers a variety of meetings throughout the month in Prince William County and other locations.
- Select Business Network meets on Wednesdays in Gainesville.
- Regionally, the Northern Virginia Black Chamber of Commerce offers events throughout the month.
- Prince William Professional Networkers (PWPN) meets in Manassas each week.
- And for writers and lovers of the literary word, there’s Write by the Rails (WbtR), offering events throughout the area.
These events are current as of the time we receive the information, and we make every attempt to be accurate. Be sure to check with the event sponsor or hosting organization prior to attending any event. Prince William Living is not responsible for event schedule changes or group policies.
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