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Fox Valley Area Networking Events!

Always Open Networking - Bring plenty of business cards!

It's been said time and time again from business coaches, mentors, and highly regarded speakers, that if your business requires referrals in order to survive (which includes most, if not every one of us)... then a great way to build a strong referral relationship is to Never Eat Alone.

You were going to eat anyway, right? Maybe your lunch buddy made other plans or had to work through lunch, or you have an extra 30 minutes in the morning and wish you didn't have to drink a cup of coffee alone or you're in the mood for an adult beverage but no one likes to drink alone... Have no fear, attending any of our NEAN events allows you to meet local Entrepreneurs, Small Business Owners and Professionals from various industries enabling you to make new connections and grow your network!

Our flagship event - The Never Eat Alone Networking Luncheon provides ample networking time, a fun and dynamic Lunch N' Learn segment and an opportunity to introduce yourself to everyone in the room.

Our philosophy on networking is "Friend First"! The events are geared to creating personal relationships in order to foster an ongoing business relationship. If you are only looking for an opportunity to push your business on others, this is not the group for you. If you are interested in establishing advocates for you and your business AND are willing to help others as well, then we encourage you to join Never Eat Alone Network!

Upcoming events (5+)

Business Building Lunch and Conversation

Szechwan Restaurant

The first quarter is winding down. How are you doing on your goals? Now is not the time to slow down. In fact a new idea may be what is needed to keep the momentum. There is no better way to get a jump on the year than with the Never Eat Along Network. Join us for some great conversation and shop talk over lunch. Whether your are new to our group or a long time member there is much to learn from each other. And you just might make a friend or two in the process. Let's not forget the great, all you can eat meal because we are the Never Eat Alone Network after all. No Agenda... No Speakers... Just a chance to talk with good people One rule ~ Ordering lunch is required! Lunch Buffet is $10 and let me say you will not be disappointed.

Coffee Break Connections

Town House Cafe

Where will your next good business idea come from? Share a cup of coffee with Marson, Mike, and some of our many great NEAN members. You will not be disappointed with business topic or company. And who knows you may find the next great thing for your business. Nothing better than meeting new people and great conversation. So join us as we make Coffee Breaks productive again.

Business Building Lunch and Conversation

Szechwan Restaurant

Momentum is a tricky thing. Some days you have it, other days it is just out of grasp. Consistency is the key to maintaining momentum. There is no better way to keep that consistency than with the Never Eat Along Network. Join us for some great conversation and shop talk over lunch. Whether your are new to our group or a long time member there is much to learn from each other. And you just might make a friend or two in the process. Let's not forget the great, all you can eat meal because we are the Never Eat Alone Network after all. No Agenda... No Speakers... Just a chance to talk with good people One rule ~ Ordering lunch is required! Lunch Buffet is $10 and let me say you will not be disappointed.

Coffee Break Connections

Town House Cafe

Where will your next good business idea come from? Share a cup of coffee with Marson, Mike, and some of our many great NEAN members. You will not be disappointed with business topic or company. And who knows you may find the next great thing for your business. Nothing better than meeting new people and great conversation. So join us as we make Coffee Breaks productive again.

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Coffee Break Connections

Town House Cafe

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