Networking Groups

Join a FREE Chamber Networking Group!

Sales pressure getting to you? Making endless calls and visits with few results? Why not join a Chamber networking group? Chamber networking groups are a free tool available to our members to help expand their personal network, gain recognition for their products or services, and build business. Being part of a dedicated networking group polishes your self-presentation skills, creates awareness of you and your business, and helps you build useful contacts. Consider joining one of these groups:

Connect For Success

is a group of dedicated networkers with goals to grow business through recognition and referrals, build relationships, and help themselves and others succeed. They include guest speakers to educate them on issues relevant to the times the fourth Monday of every month. They meet the second and fourth Monday of every month in Kenosha. To join this group, contact Carrie Webber of Express Employment Professionals at carrie.webber@expresspros.com.

Daybreak Networking Group

is open to any Chamber member or their employee wishing to join a dedicated networking group and build professional relationships. They meet every other Thursday at 7:30am.To join this group contact Megan Perri of Cardinal Stritch University at mlperri@stritch.edu.

Lighthouse Networking Group

is a category exclusive networking group that started over five years ago and is still going strong! Their group goals are to build trusting personal and professional relationships that lead to professional referrals and business success. They hold one another accountable for the services they offer and the professional handling of their cross referrals so they all may continue to grow and prosper. They meet every other Tuesday at Noon. To join this group contact Tom Ogilvie of EZ Pack N Ship at tom@ezpacknship.com.

KACC Women In Business

is open to all women Chamber members and employees. This is not a category exclusive group and anyone looking to build relationships and grow their personal connections is welcome to join. The group shares hurdles unique to women in business and advice to learn and grow. They meet every other Tuesday at Noon. To join this group contact Christine Lindenberg-Nowland of CAL Graphics at cal_graphics@comcast.net or Heather Porps of Badgerland Products, Inc. at heather@blplabels.com.

Home Services Network Group

is a category exclusive group that started years ago. They focus strictly on those providing services to homeowners. The group is an exclusive network of businesses that are outstanding in their field and provide quality services. They meet every other Wednesday at 8:00am. To join this group contact Jeff Vlasak of Budget Blinds & Inspired Drapes at jvlasak@budgetblinds.com. http://kenoshahomeservices.com/

Nonprofit Networking Group

is a monthly social service nonprofit networking group and a free opportunity for nonprofit organizations that serve Kenosha County to network, share helpful information, and collaborate efforts. That vital sharing will help with resources and keep fundraising events from being set on the same day. They meet the first Wednesday of every month at 12:00pm. Networkers are welcome to bring a bag lunch. To join this group contact Guida Brown of the Hope Council on Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse at guida@hopecouncil.org.

Social Media Networking Group

is providing a learning opportunity for local entrepreneurs to understand how to use Social Media for growing their businesses with today’s new media. It will be a chance for members to share what is working for their businesses while learning about the latest trends in Social Media, including Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter, YouTube, and the rapidly growing Pinterest. They meet the second Monday of every month at 5:30pm at the Bull & Bear Eatery & Tavern, 4017 80th Street, Kenosha. To join this group contact Robin Kruk of Marketing 4 New Media at Robin@Marketing4NewMedia.com.

Wedding and Event Networking Group

The Wedding and Event Network is a group dedicated to those vendors and services exclusive to the event and wedding industry. The group is open to all Kenosha County businesses within this industry. Our goal is the promotion of Kenosha’s lakefront and all venues in Kenosha County for weddings, conventions, and other events, while giving back to the Kenosha community. The group meets the second Wednesday of every month at 5:30pm. To join the group, or for further information, contact Paul Kloiber of Source 1 at kenoshaevent@att.net.

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