It’s time again for your weekly Networking 5.

There are plenty of great networking events happening this week.

Luckily it seems like we are over that cold snap for the time being.

Tour Tuesday and New Years Brunch at Bamboo Detroit 

It’s no secret that we love our friends at Bamboo. They have done an excellent job creating a community.

If you have been kicking around the idea of signing up for a membership but have yet to check out the space I suggest heading over there for Tour Tuesday this week.

Not only will you get a chance to check out both floors of Bamboo but you will also get some food and coffee.

Tour Tuesdays are also a great way to get to know the other members.

This event is free, but you will need to register.

When: Tuesday, January 9 from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Where: Bamboo Detroit is located at 1420 Washington Boulevard Detroit, Michigan 48226.

2018 Southwest Detroit: SWOT City Bilingual Open Office Hours 

Are you an entrepreneur with an idea for a business or already have a brick and mortar business in Detroit? If you are need of some advice from an expert on an idea then you should sign up for SWOT City Open Office Hours to get your questions answered.

SWOT City is a support program for independent brick and mortar small businesses in Detroit neighborhoods.

This week the SWOT Open Office will be in Southwest Detroit at the Ford Research and Engagement Center at the Mexicantown Mercado.

You will need to RSVP for the office hours. There is still space available.

When: Tuesday, January 9 from 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Where: The Ford Research and Engagement Center at the Mexicantown Mercado 2826 Bagley Street Detroit, Michigan 48216

DXT Launch Detroit 2018 Info Session

Launch Detroit will be holding an info session on Wednesday, January 10 for the upcoming 10 week summer accelerator.

This entrepreneurial accelerator is designed for current college students and recent grads.

Come for the information and stay for the pizza.

When: Wednesday, January 10 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Where: TechTown Detroit 440 Burroughs Detroit, Michigan 48202

January Business Owners Round Table 

Looking for help to continue growing your business in the new year?

The Alternative Board will be holding a Business Owners Round Table this week in Farmington Hills.

This is a free round table and there is no-obligation to join. You can RSVP here.

When: Thursday, January 11, 2018 from 9:00 a.m.– 11:00 a.m

Where: AccessPoint 28800 Orchard Lake Road Farmington Hills, Michigan 48334

Shelby Township Networking Event Powered By Rockstar Connect

Hey all you Macomb County residents this networking event is for you.

On Thursday evening Rockstar Connect will be hosting a networking event at Boston’s on Hall Road.

Bring your business cards and get ready to meet and mingle.

This event is free and there will be complementary appetizers. There will be a cash bar.

You can register for the event here.

When: Thursday, January 11 2018 from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Where: Boston’s Restaurant & Sports Bar 15133 Hall Road Shelby Charter Township, Michigan 48315

And thanks to our sponsor that makes the Networking 5 possible, the Detroit Regional Chamber:

Detroit Regional Chamber Digital Marketing Secrets Revealed

The Detroit Regional Chamber’s leading marketing event returns in 2018 with Digital Marketing Secrets Revealed on March 22. Focusing on advanced digital marketing strategy, this event will provide a glimpse into the industry’s future as well as tips on hiring and managing digital marketing talent.

Find out more information here.

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