Looking To Connect With People? Here’s Your Metro Detroit Networking 5 For The Week Of October 24-30

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It is hard to believe that this is the last full week of October, but here we are.

This week we are giving you a bonus networking event, because all of these events offer some great opportunities.

Get out there and meet some new people and make some connections for whatever you want to build.

Detroit Start Up Happy Hour At Queens

Working on a new start up can make you thirsty, so why not stop into Queens Bar. This Tuesday is Detroit Venture Partners monthly Start Up Happy Hour.

Word on the street is that Detroit Venture Partners are picking up the tab on the first $500 spent, so get there early.

When: Tuesday, October 24 from 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Where: Queens Detroit 35 E. Grand River Detroit, Michigan 48226

U.S. Policy & Our Borders Breakfast Series

There has been a lot of talk about our borders and walls by our current President.

But what if we eliminated all of the political talk and just focused on what our current state of NAFTA and our trade policy? That is what this breakfast series with the U.S. Mexico Chamber of Commerce will be doing this Wednesday morning.

If you are involved in international business you should probably check this event out. You can register online at here.

When: Wednesday, October 25 from 8:30 a.m. -10:30 a.m.

Where: Butzel Long 41000 Woodward Avenue Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 48304

weconnect Detroit Startup and Tech Networking Mixer Powered by Google

Are you an entrepreneur or work in the digital or tech industries? If so it’s time to get those business cards ready for the next weconnect mixer this Thursday night. This networking event will be held at Grand Truck Pub in downtown Detroit.

There will be a number of people from Fortune 500/1000s companies in attendance.

Tickets for this mixer range will run you $15. You can purchase them here.

When: Thursday, October 26, 2017 from 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

Where: Grand Trunk Pub 612 Woodward Avenue Detroit, Michigan 48226

VentureSchool Fall Fundraiser

The micro charter VentureSchool is slated to open in the fall of 2018 in the northeast area of Detroit. You can find out more information at this upcoming fundraiser and networking event.

If you are interested in education then you should really check out this event. There will be plenty of food and drinks.

Earlier this year we had the Drew Schantz on our Daily Detroit Happy Hour Podcast to speak about starting up a micro charter school. If you haven’t listened to it yet you should.

Tickets for the event are $15 per person or you can get VIP tickets for $75.

When: Thursday, October 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Where: Bamboo Detroit 1420 Washington Boulevard #301, Detroit, Michigan 48226

Free CoWorking Event At Pastel

Ladies, if you are looking for a new coworking space around Plymouth then I suggest checking out Pastel.

This Friday would be the perfect time to do it as they are offering a morning of free coworking.

I have yet to check it out, but from the pictures this place is beautiful.

You will need to register in advance.

When: Friday, October 27 from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Where: Pastel 447 Forest Avenue Ste. 1 Plymouth, Michigan 48170

Coffee and Conversations With National Association of Women Sales Professionals

Are you a woman who works in sales? Come have coffee with other women in the sales world during this monthly get together at SheHive in Ferndale.

Every month the organization picks a sales topic to talk about.

You can register for the event here. Tickets are $10 per person.

When: Friday, October 27 from 9:00 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Where: SheHive 2505 Hilton Road #101 Ferndale, MI 48220

(A sponsored listing from the Detroit Regional Chamber is below)

Networking Reception

Nov. 27, 5:30 p.m. Little Caesars Arena

The Detroit Regional Chamber’s networking reception returns in November and features Detroit’s newest state-of-the-art venue, Little Caesars Arena. Attendees will have an opportunity to network with fellow Chamber member companies and local business leaders. Tours will be available for attendees.

Get more information here.

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