What we're about

Business and Social Networking Events for San Francisco Bay Area Entrepreneurs and Professionals to create new business and personal connections, find new clients, and identify business opportunities.

Our members include successful entrepreneurs, startup founders, small business owners, business executives, technology gurus, attorneys, bankers, angel investors, real estate developers, franchise owners, local retail and restaurant owners, physicians, and other San Francisco Bay Area professionals. Our events are attended by 45 to 75+ professionals from our groups on Meetup, Linkedin, Biznik, Facebook and more.

Our organizer David Mitroff, Ph.D. (http://www.piedmontave.com/david_mitroff/) is the Founder and Chief Consultant of Piedmont Avenue Consulting (http://www.piedmontave.com/), which was built around his networking, marketing, and creative business consulting skills. David invites high level professionals from his expansive network of contacts, internet and social media groups, client portfolio, friends, and you to our networking events. David introduces the right people to each other resulting in greater business and personal growth.

We make our networking events easy by having greeters at the door to not only welcome you - they introduce you to others, along with having events in elegant San Francisco East Bay locations, making it fun to meet new people.

We keep you informed and connected to the best San Francisco Bay Area networking, social, business, music, charity, and after work events - If we post an event, members of the group will be their to enjoy the event with you!

Join us! It's free and easy! You don't have to live or work in the San Francisco Bay Area to be a member!

Upcoming events (3)

San Francisco Rooftop Mixer

Hotel VIA

$20.00

You are invited to our latest networking event at Rooftop at VIA, one of the most exciting venues in San Francisco on Thursday, April 25, 2019 from 6pm-8pm at Hotel VIA’s Rooftop Bar (https://www.hotelviasf.com/rooftop) located at 138 King St, San Francisco CA, 94107. The sky is the limit to your growing business at VIA Rooftop — which is a fully covered and heated rooftop bar with a view of the stars. Located next to the AT&T ballpark, you can access the rooftop on the left side of the hotel entrance door. RSVP Now at http://www.professionalconnector.com/event/san-francisco-rooftop-mixer/ An RSVP does not guarantee attendance. Please RSVP using the link above. Interested in meeting C level professionals, executives from startups, tech companies, law firms, and many other industries? Come to the beautiful Hotel VIA's Rooftop Bar and be ready to build relationships, expand your network, and have a great time! This is a great opportunity to find new connections and meet new people in general. Regardless of your age, industry level, or your industry you are welcomed to join us. RSVP Now for $10 early bird or $15 general or pay $20 at the door (At the Door Cash Only) http://www.professionalconnector.com/event/san-francisco-rooftop-mixer/ An RSVP does not guarantee attendance. Please RSVP using the link above. Some our of attendees work at companies such as Bank of America, Wells Fargo, Google, ZeroCater, Coffee Meets Bagel, Redfin, Ask.com, Comcast Ventures, Oracle, Salesforce, GoPro, Sequoia Real Estate, DoorDash, Hyatt Regency, BlueCart, Kaiser Permanente, IBM, Genentech, Deloitte, Nestle, Accenture, HP, Intel, Amazon, Lyft, Facebook, HSBC, Capegimini, Yelp, J.P. Morgan and more. If you haven’t seen the San Francisco skyline from the top of Hotel VIA’s Rooftop Bar, this evening will give you the exclusive opportunity to see the city from a new perspective. The Rooftop’s chic and comfortable design features club and view seating, private cabanas, fire pits, heat lamps and bars. The Rooftop is located right next to the AT&T ballpark. RSVP Required: RSVP Now for $10 early bird, $15 general or pay $20 at the door (At the Door Cash Only) http://www.professionalconnector.com/event/san-francisco-rooftop-mixer/ An RSVP does not guarantee attendance. Please RSVP using the link above. San Francisco Rooftop Mixer @ Via Hotel Rooftop Bar 4/25/19- San Francisco 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT) Via Hotel 138 King St San Francisco, CA 94107 RSVP Now! At this point, you have all the information you need... However, if you want even MORE information, feel free to keep reading. Why & Who should attend this event? Professionals who want to socialize, entrepreneurs, business owners, attorneys, bankers, real estate developers, physicians, technology gurus, sales and marketing experts, and others will greatly benefit from attending and networking with each other at this event.. How many people show up? Our events usually see anywhere from 45 to 400 people depending on the venue. We make sure people are open and approachable, regardless of how many people show up. You will be able to meet and talk to anyone; our greeters will be there to make introductions and keep things moving. What to Bring: Bring your business cards. Bring at least one card for the event organizer, so we can enter you in a raffle. How to Dress: This is after work networking, so even if you did not work...pretend and dress like you did! We all look good when we dress professionally. We always take pictures at our events, so you want to look your best! Photography: Our events are photographed for our Websites and Social Media sites. By attending our event, you give us permission to take photographs and use the images. All participants at our events are beautiful people and are subject to be photographed and used to promote future events.

San Francisco Networking Mixer at Hotel VIA | 5/9/19 | 6PM

You are invited to our latest networking event at Hotel VIA BAR, one of the most exciting venues in San Francisco on Thursday, May 9, 2019 from 6pm-8pm at Hotel VIA’s Bar (https://www.hotelviasf.com/rooftop) located at 136 King St, San Francisco CA, 94107. An RSVP through Meetup does not guarantee admission. Please RSVP though our link. RSVP now at http://www.professionalconnector.com/event/san-francisco-networking-mixer/ Interested in meeting C level professionals, executives from startups, tech companies, law firms, and many other industries? Come to the beautiful Hotel VIA’s Downstairs Bar and be ready to build relationships and expand your network! RSVP Now for $10 early bird or $15 general at http://www.professionalconnector.com/event/san-francisco-networking-mixer/ or pay $20 at the door (At the Door Cash Only). San Francisco Networking Mixer @ Bar VIA 5/9/19 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT) Bar VIA at Hotel VIA 136 King St San Francisco, CA 94107 VIA Hotel features Bar VIA their downstairs installation which is a great place to grab a beer before the game or relax with an exclusively created signature cocktail. Guests will be able to enjoy seasonally inspired small plates created by Chef Rafael Gonzalez along with a wide array of beers, wines and cocktails in this contemporary South Beach bar where neighborhood residents rub elbows with Hotel VIA guests from around the globe. https://www.hotelviasf.com David is a sought after speaker and the founder and chief business consultant for Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. (www.PiedmontAve.com) where he and his San Francisco Bay Area based team create brand awareness, strengthen customer loyalty and generate new business by leveraging new technologies. Through his consulting, lectures, training’s and keynotes David Mitroff, Ph.D. (www.DavidMitroff.com) has educated more than 35,000 business owners. Dr. Mitroff is an instructor for several college programs including the University of California at Berkeley’s International Diploma Business Program and a Google Mentor for the Google Developers Launchpad Accelerator program. Professional Connector. A vision of Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. We organize and promote hundreds of Bay Area business networking and social mixers to specifically target Business Strategies and Small Medium Business Enterprises and provide industry professionals with a chance to make new business and personal connections, build their network, find new clients, and expand their business. RSVP Now! At this point, you have all the information you need…However, if you want even MORE information, feel free to keep reading. Why & Who should attend this event? What can a consultant really do for your business? David Mitroff, Ph.D. uses his creativity and psychology experience to find the best way to make clients take proactive actions for their business that are fun to them. When is the last time you updated your bar program? Check out Hotel VIA bar and get some inspiration. Talk with our restaurant consultant and see how a bar program can boost your restaurant's revenue. Do you have a restaurant business? Check out how we might be able to grow your business. How many people show up? Our events usually see anywhere from 45 to 400 people depending on the venue. We make sure people are open and approachable, regardless of how many people show up. What to Bring: Bring your business cards. Bring at least one card for the event organizer, so we can enter you in a raffle. How to Dress: This is after work networking, so even if you did not work…pretend and dress like you did! We all look good when we dress professionally. Photography: Our events are photographed for our Websites and Social Media sites. By attending our event, you give us permission to take photographs and use the images.

San Francisco Bay Area Real Estate Summit

The Market on Market

$30.00

Join us for the San Francisco Bay Area Real Estate Summit 2019 on Thursday May 23rd from 6:00pm to 9:00pm at the The Market Place Event Center San Francisco. The Market is located at 1355 Market St, San Francisco. Gather with the most influential individuals in the Real Estate industry and enjoy the expertise of seasoned professionals in the Bay Area. With a diverse selection of amazing speakers, our Real Estate Summit is perfectly curated for local real estate professionals and anyone interested in learning more about Real Estate in general. Network with commercial brokers, real estate brokers and agents, real estate industry companies, and more. We encourage everyone to enjoy this summit; it also doubles as an amazing networking opportunity! RSVP Now at http://www.professionalconnector.com/event/san-francisco-real-estate-summit/ An RSVP on Meetup is not valid, please RSVP using our link. AGENDA 6pm to 7:30pm: Introductory Networking 7:35pm to 7:55pm: David Mitroff, Ph.D., Founder & Chief Consultant of Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. Keynote: Digital Leadership in the 21st Century 8pm to 8:20pm: Expert Panel featuring Jennifer Beeston, John Nelson, and Chris Foley 8:20pm to 9pm: Last Chance Networking KEYNOTE SPEAKER David Mitroff, Ph.D. is a keynote speaker with a diverse background in numerous topics from social media to peak performance. Through his consulting with Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc., lectures as an Instructor for the University of California at Berkeley’s International Diploma Business Program, training as a Google Mentor for the Google Developers Launchpad Program, David Mitroff, Ph.D. (www.DavidMitroff.com) has educated more than 25,000 business owners. EXPERT PANEL Jennifer Beeston is a nationally known mortgage expert and mortgage originator. Featured in articles by USNews, Business Insider, NBC news and countless others, Jennifer is a vocal crusader in making the mortgage process transparent and easy to understand. Jennifer’s passion is financial literacy. She believes that everyone should have opportunity to be financially successful and empowered. https://jenniferbeeston.com/ John Nelson is the Director of Video Production at Circle Vision. Professional Videographer with over a decade of experience in development, filming, lighting, editing, motion graphics, photography and production. John has worked for various clients and renowned brands such as BP and Thomas Cook Travels. Experienced in project management, team leading. Visit hud-films.com for demo reels. Chris Foley specializes in entitlement, financial analysis and land acquisition. Over the past 18 years, Chris has brokered and consulted on land transactions involving over ten thousand condominium residences and apartments. In the past few years alone, Chris has advised on and brokered some of the largest off-market development transactions in San Francisco history. http://www.groundmatrix.com ABOUT US Professional Connector. A vision of Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. We organize and promote hundreds of Bay Area business networking and social mixers to specifically target Business Strategies and Small Medium Business Enterprises and provide industry professionals with a chance to make new business and personal connections, build their network, find new clients, and expand their business. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS How many people show up? Our events usually see anywhere from 45 to 400 people depending on the venue. We make sure people are open and approachable, regardless of how many people show up. What to Bring: Bring your business cards! We will host a raffle. How to Dress: This is after work networking, so even if you did not work…pretend and dress like you did! We all look good when we dress professionally. Photography: Our events are photographed for our Websites and Social Media sites. By attending our event, you give us permission to take photographs and use the images.

Past events (324)

Cocktails and Tech San Francisco 4/16/19 W Hotel

W San Francisco

$20.00

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