By Prince William Living
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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 during January.
Monthly and Bi-Monthly Events
Join us for Breakfast with an Expert! Our January Expert – our own Rebecca Barnes, Publisher – will teach you how to set and make your goals in 2019. Learn what you didn’t know you had to learn. Register now. Now online! Thursday, Jan. 3, 8:00 a. m.
The Prince William Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring The Future of the Region. Come join this conversation with local leaders, including Mayors and Chair. Register here. Tuesday, Jan. 8, 4:00-6:30 p. m. | Old Hickory Golf Club, 11021 Chanceford Drive, Woodbridge
Women’s Wedding Network will be at the Piedmont Club for some photography education! This is a back-by-demand program, so be sure to register early. Our speaker for January will be Brides & Weddings director of operations and photo editor, Amanda Baity. Amanda will be sharing photo tips to help your business, a followup from last year’s presentation that includes free sites and apps that will save you time and money. Take plenty of business cards with you! Get your tickets here. Wednesday, Jan. 9, 11:30 a. m. – 1:30 p. m. | Piedmont Club, 14675 Piedmont Visa Drive, Haymarket
The Nokesville Small Business Networking group is for all small business owners interested in growing their business to the next level through networking, masterminding and an exchange of ideas with other small business owners. Wednesday, Jan. 9, 7:00-9:00 p. m. | Hector’s of Nokesville, 12846 Fitzwater Drive, Nokesville
Thomas Jefferson Toastmasters meets the second and fourth Thursdays of the month. Meetings are fun and educational. Great Networking! Thursday, Jan. 10 and Thursday, Jan. 24, 7:00-9:00 p. m. | Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, 14999 Birchdale Avenue, Woodbridge
Come to Write by the Rails for a meeting and take part in elections! We’ll be at the McCoart Building in a conference room (TBA). The McCoart Building is conveniently located on Prince William Parkway in the County Complex, next to the stadium. Friday, Jan. 12, 10:00-11:30 a. m. | McCoart Building, 1 County Complex Court, Woodbridge
Start 2019 right at Wine, Women and Wealth! Nicole Chamblin of Visions Productivity Solutions will be our special guest. She will be helping us set goals that get us moving on the things we want to accomplish in 2019. Monday, Jan. 14, 6:30-8:30 p. m. | Jirani Coffeehouse, 9425 West Street, Manassas
The Haymarket Gainesville Business Association is holding their January meeting at House of Mercy. Come for networking and light refreshments. Tuesday, Jan. 15, 4:00-6:00 p. m. | House of Mercy, 8170 Flannery Court, Manassas
Throw out the New Year’s Resolutions. Instead, join Every Sistah for a fun and enlightening afternoon creating a Vision of goals you want for your new year. Creating a vision board is a powerful process in clarifying your goals and mapping out your vision into reality! Come out for a memorable experience, meet new friends, and have an awesome afternoon while doing it. Get your tickets here. Saturday, Jan. 19, 1:00-4:00 p. m. | The Bungalow Alehouse, 2840 Prince William Parkway, Woodbridge
Twisted Networking is a relationship building networking event. If you are in business, Twisted Networking will help you to acquire sales reps, advocates and new clients. Once we get to know who you are and what you represent, we will be in a better position to support each other both personally and professionally. Get tickets here. Tuesday, Jan. 29, 6:15-7:30 p. m. | The Bungalow Alehouse, 2840 Prince William Parkway, Woodbridge
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.
- Every Wednesday, One Million Cups meets at Centerfuse in Manassas.
- 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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