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WE HAVE TREMENDOUS NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE TO YOU
Not only do we feature networking events weekly and monthly, we also hold special events throught out the year.  Be sure to stay up to date with our Event Calendar.  Better yet, join us to find out how WCBA can help you build your business!  


WEEKLY NETWORKING


Date: 
1st & 3rd Tuesday Of Each Month

Time: 8:00am - 9:15am 

Location: Cobb County Police Precinct 5
4640 Dallas Highway
Powder Springs 30127
  • This group does not require WCBA membership
  • This is an open seat networking structure.
  • Doors open at 8:00 a.m. with networking until 8:15 a.m.
  • Those arriving on time will be allowed to give an elevator speech on their business.
  • There is also a 7 - 10 minute presentation at each meeting. This opportunity is available to WCBA Members only.
  • Testimonials and local announcements are also shared.
  • A small table is available to display business cards or marketing materials.
  • Come early to network prior to meeting and/or stay late to network afterwards.

As you will hear from the testimonials, there is a lot of business being done in this group!

 

 


Date: Every Thursday

Time: 8:15am - 9:15am 

Location: Cobb County Police Precinct 5
4640 Dallas Highway
Powder Springs 30127

 

This group presents opportunities to exchange referrals with other Members of the West Cobb Business Association. Referral based networking generates leads by utilizing the power of dedicated group members to exchange credible and value-based leads. Most groups of this nature typically cost participating members upwards of $400 or more. As a member of the WCBA, your cost is - zero. That's right... this is a FREE benefit of your membership in the WCBA. 

This is an industry specific networking group. View the Thursday Referrals Roundtable Roster. If you are in an industry that is not listed on the roster, contact lg.roster@westcobbbusiness.com for information about visiting the group.            

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, contact:             

WCBA Thursday Referrals Roundtable Facilitator

lg.roster@westcobbbusiness.com

MONTHLY NETWORKING

 

Date: Fourth Thursday of the month

Time: Networking,unch and speaker 11:45am - 1pm.

Location: Brookstone Country Club Clubhouse
5705 Brookstone Dr NW
Acworth, GA  30101 

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  • Great opportunity to network before lunch
  • Meet and talk with local business owners
  • Hear from our impressive list of speakers
  • Door prizes

Cost:
PRE-REGISTER ONLINE:
Members $15, guests $20, Non-Profits $10

REGISTER AT THE DOOR:
Members $20, guests $25

We now have options for you pre-pay the entire year or quarterly if you wish.  Find out more HERE



 
Date: First Tuesday of each month (except as noted)

Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Location: 
Check home page for location.
The first Tuesdays Networking at Nite after hours event... WCBA hosts this free gathering of members of the local business community. All are welcome!
 
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION or to learn about sponsoring, contact:
Special Events and Fundraising Chair
specialevents@westcobbbusiness.com
 


WCBA holds special networking events throughout the year.

When scheduled, these events will be listed on the home page and event calendar.
Please check back and join us for these networking opportunities!

 

Member Appreciation Breakfast | Ribbon Cuttings| Event Professionals Consortium | Biz Ed Workshops




Date: TBA

Time: TBA

Location: TBA

Check back for details about Biz Ed workshops.


Comment from a Biz Ed workshop attendee:

"As a small business owner, I was excited to attend. The speakers were knowledgeable and presented important information about topics pertinent to my business.This workshop was exactly what I needed. I will definitely attend the next one!"


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SPEAKERS and TOPICS from our Biz Ed Workshops:

Risks & Opportunities of Being an Employer featuring panel of experts:

  • C.R. Wright, Attorney - Fisher & Phillips
  • Dave Lingel, HR & Management Advisor - Progression Management Consulting
  • Beth Emerson, Certified Workers Comp Professional - Emerson Legal Support
  • Dave Olsen, CPA, Payroll Service Provider - NorthStar Payroll

Business Finance featuring panel of experts:
  • Mark Windham, Windham Business Services -"How QuickBooks Is Supposed to Work"
  • Doug Hornak, Paceline Business Consulting -"Understanding Financial Statements"
  • Chris Moreland, Peachtree Planning Corporation - "The Three P's Every Business Needs to Know"


 



Help your colleagues launch a new business or open a new location.
 
Please check the Event Calendar  for the next ribbon cutting