Networking

Developing new and lasting relationships is critical to the success of every business. The Northbrook Chamber offers a wide array of networking events, both structured and informal, to help you make the connections for success. Attend on the Chamber’s monthly events to cultivate new clients, or to learn best practices from area professionals or to identify suppliers that can provide the resources and services that you need.


Monthly Networking Events

First Friday Networking Breakfast
Held the first Friday of each month at the Chamber office
7:00 – 9:00 a.m.
Join over 100 members and guests for proven networking opportunities at the First Friday networking breakfast. The structured breakfast includes time for informal networking, brief introductions, and round table discussions that will give you solid business leads. First Friday features pastries from Leonard’s Bakery and coffee from Starbucks.

SOHO (Small Office/Home Office) Roundtable
Held the second Wednesday of each month
11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Network with fellow entrepreneurs in an informal lunch setting. Discuss the problems and solutions that small businesses have in common. Participants come from a myriad of backgrounds and share a wealth of information.

Business After Hours
Hosted by a Chamber member the Third Thursday of each month
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
In a casual environment, mix and mingle with more than 75 area professionals. Enjoyed drinks and appetizers while sharing your experiences with other area leaders, representing a wide range of businesses. Bring plenty of business cards for networking and for a chance to win a raffle prize.

Women in Business Roundtable
Held the second Tuesday every other month at the Chamber Office
11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Women of the Chamber are invited to this informal lunch to network and hear ‘infomercials’ from two member businesses. Participants give an overview of their businesses and discuss the challenges and opportunities they face.