When: 8:30 a.m.-noon on Thursday, March 12
Where: Holiday Inn Biltmore West, 435 Smokey Park Highway
Looking to expand your professional network? Uneasy about networking? Mega Networking is for you!
Whether you are a seasoned networker or are overwhelmed by traditional networking minglers, you’ll find a place at Mega Networking. In a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, meet face-to-face with business prospects from a variety of industries and gain exposure for your company. Mega Networking takes a structured, “round robin” approach, allowing you to make close to 100 connections in the course of three hours.
Registration: $45 for Chamber members, $75 for non-members
When: 8-10:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 19th
Where: Crowne Plaza Resort, 1 Resort Dr.
What better way to be inspired than to hear personal stories of other women in business who’ve been there too? Join us to hear four unique women who live and work in our community share their stories of juggling business and personal life and being challenged to lead.
Panelists for this workshop:
In our popular panel discussion format, these four local leaders will share how they’ve worked to embrace their leadership roles while keeping life in balance.
Registration: $30 for Chamber members, $40 for non-members. Deadline to register is noon on March 16th.
When: 4-5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 24th
Where: The Funkatorium at Wicked Weed Brewing
Tourism…it’s one of the hot topics around town. Pretty much everyone has an opinion on it. Policy on Tap attempts to separate fact from fiction in a lively discussion: What’s the impact of tourism on our economy? What’s up with this hotel moratorium?
Join us for cold brews and policy news with insights from these tourism leaders:
Refreshments will be provided and each guest will receive a ticket for one free beer. Additional beers available for purchase.
Registration: this event is free.
When: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. on April 1
Where: Harrah’s Cherokee Center, 87 Haywood St.
Great companies start with great people. And you’ll find both at the WNC Career Expo! This is the region’s top recruiting event – if you’re a company looking to connect with great employees, or a job-seeker looking for a good gig, this is a can’t-miss event.
Registration: none required for job seekers. Employers may register for a booth here.
When: 4-6:30 p.m. on Friday, May 15th
Where: Asheville Chamber of Commerce and Montford
The team-based Chamber Challenge is designed to promote community wellness through friendly competition between businesses in the Asheville area. Gather your co-workers, family and friends to compete as a team. Whether you walk every step or sprint to the finish, we know you’re up to the challenge!
Registration: $45 for an individual; special rates for teams