• Casual Business Networking Potluck

    Peterborough Business Network

    Location: 311 George St N. Lower Level Time: Arrive & leave when you please. This is a casual drop-in social. Cost: FREE with a food contribution of any kind. Come join us for a night of casual networking to make new contacts and reconnect with people you already know. There will be no format for this event, other than hanging out and networking. We have a comfortable environment with lots of space. Just walk around and socialize, have a bite to eat (this is a potluck so bring something to contribute), share your business card and promote what you are doing. This is a free event for those who bring a food contribution, otherwise $10 at the door. Questions contact Karri Dalton-Hull @[masked] *Door prizes accepted. *WiFi available.

  • PBN Pre-launch Extravaganza (Part 2)

    Peterborough Lions Club

    Everyone who attends this Prelaunch will get a free LIFETIME membership to PBN. Memberships will be $150 as of March 13th. Come on out for a fun & fast networking event that you won't soon forget! You will meet and share your business, one-on-one with 20 different people in 2 hours! AGENDA: 6:00-6:15 – REGISTRATION 6:15-6:30 - DOOR PRIZES & PBN NEWS/ANNOUNCEMENTS 6:30-8:30 - SPEED NETWORKING. There will be two lines of chairs, facing toward each other so people will be paired with a partner. The bell rings and you will have 6 minutes to share and learn about each other's business. Each person should take 3 minutes to share what you do. Soon the bell rings indicating it's time for the line to move, thus you will now be paired with the next person. After 2 hrs you will have met & shared your business with 20 different people. 8:30-9:00 - OPEN SOCIAL HOUR - After the last line rotation is over it is time for open social. Help yourself to the refreshments, and chat with anyone you want (perhaps finish conversations you started in speed networking, meet someone you still haven't had the chance to meet, or perhaps chat with people you already know). etc. *Light refreshments will be served and there is a display table to put your marketing materials. https://www.facebook.com/groups/PeterboroughBusinessNetwork https://www.facebook.com/PeterboroughBusinessNetwork http://www.PtboBusinessNetwork.group

  • A Night of Speed Networking!

    Peterborough Lions Club

    CA$10.00

    Come on out for a fun & fast networking event that you won't soon forget! You will meet and share your business, one-on-one with 18 different people in less than 2 hours! Admission: $10.00 Cash at the door. Includes refreshment table. AGENDA: 6:00-6:15 – REGISTRATION 6:15-6:30 - INTRODUCTIONS & RAFFLES OF DOOR PRIZES Everyone in the room gets 30 seconds to tell the group their name & business & one special fact about themselves or business. Then we will have a draw for several door prizes. Then the fun really begins.... 6:30-8:00 - SPEED NETWORKING. There will be two lines of chairs, facing toward each other so people will be paired with a partner. The bell rings and you will have 6 minutes to share and learn about each other's business. Each person should take 3 minutes to share what you do. Soon the bell rings indicating it's time for the line to move, thus you will now be paired with the next person. After 1.5 hrs you will have met & shared your business with 18 different people. 8:00-9:00 - OPEN SOCIAL HOUR - After the last line switch is over it is time for open social. Walk around and chat with anyone you want, help yourself to the refreshments, etc. By this time the room is relaxed, the mood is jovial and everyone is feeling comfortable because everyone now knows many other people in the room. You can followup with someone you met during the Speed Networking, or strike up a conversation with someone you still haven't met. *Light refreshments will be served and there is a display table to put your marketing materials. https://www.facebook.com/groups/PeterboroughBusinessNetwork https://www.facebook.com/PeterboroughBusinessNetwork http://www.PtboBusinessNetwork.group

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  • Speed Networking Meetup

    The Refinery

    Admission: $10.00 Cash at the door. Includes refreshment table. Looking for new ways to meet new friends & contacts from the local business community? Then come on out for a fun and fast networking event that you won't soon forget! AGENDA: 6:00-6:15 - REGISTRATION 6:15-6:30 - INTRODUCTIONS ICEBREAKER. Everyone in the room gets 30 seconds to tell the group their name & business & one special fact about themselves or business. When everyone has introduced themselves the fun really begins.... 6:30-8:00 - SPEED NETWORKING. The bell rings to go & everyone in the room grabs a partner. You will have 10 minutes to share and learn about each other's business. Each person should take 5 minutes to share what you do. Soon the bell rings indicating it's time to find a new partner. After 1.5 hrs, you will have had the chance to meet and share with 9 people who are interested in hearing about your business. 8:00-9:00 - OPEN NETWORKING - After the last partner switch is over it is time for open social. Walk around and chat with anyone you want & eat. By this time the room is relaxed, the mood is jovial and everyone is feeling comfortable because everyone now knows many other people in the room. You can followup with someone you met during the Speed Networking, or strike up a conversation with someone you still haven't met. *Light refreshments will be served and there is a display table to put your marketing materials. https://www.facebook.com/SpeedNetworkingPeterborough https://www.facebook.com/events/163083277637641/

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  • Speed Networking Meetup

    Activity Haven - Queen Alexandria Building

    This is a fun and fast-paced networking event that you won't soon forget! Speed Networking is especially great for the shy introverted type, and for those who want to make a lot of new contacts in one night! HOW IT WORKS: • 1. Round-room speed introductions. Everyone in the room gets 30 seconds to tell the group their business commercial. When everyone has introduced themselves the fun really begins.... • 2. The bell rings and everyone grabs a partner. Each partner gets 5 minutes to introduce themselves, and talk about their business. The whistle will blow to indicate it's the other person's turn to talk. • 3. After each partner has had a chance to talk about their business, the bell rings and everyone grabs a new partner. After 2hrs, you will have had the chance to meet and talk to 12 people you've never met before. • 4. Finally the last switch is over and everyone is free to walk around and chat with anyone they want and eat. The room is relaxed, the mood is jovial and everyone is feeling comfortable because everyone now knows many other people in the room. *Light refreshments will be served and there is a display table to put your marketing materials. https://www.facebook.com/groups/PtboSpeedNetworking