Don’t Take a Summer Vacation from Networking!

As we embark on our family vacations and weekend junkets, it’s easy to forget about business networking and professional development. However, the summer months present some fantastic opportunities to network and expand your business both locally and in more exotic locales. The following are just a few of the many unique events that are available over the next couple of months.

2013 AIAG Supply Chain Summit
Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 7:30 AM – 8:00 PM
The Inn at St. John’s
Plymouth, MI

This conference focuses on issues relevant to the automotive supply chain and concludes with a networking reception.

Metro Detroit Network Live @ Five
Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
First State Bank
Sterling Heights, MI

According to its organizers, this event is geared toward “learning more about and socializing with your local businesses community,” and it will feature complimentary hors d’oeuvres and prizes.

Social Media Day Detroit 2013
Thursday, June 27, 2013, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
MotorCity Casino Hotel’s Sound Board Theatre
Detroit, MI

Social Media Day Detroit is a celebration of local social media. It provides opportunities to learn more about cutting edge social media and to make new business connections in the community.

Detroit at Fifth Avenue
Wednesday July 17th, 2013, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Fifth Avenue (215 W. 5th Ave.)
Royal Oak, MI

According to its organizers, “Network After Work events are for professionals of all industries and career levels interested in expanding their professional network.”

Michigan Place Making Tools Workshop
Thursday, July 25, 2013, 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM
City of Gaylord Town Hall
Gaylord, MI

The workshop is designed to connect community organizations and individuals with State of Michigan resources and programs. This is part of a series of six such events across Michigan in 2013.

CAR Management Briefing Seminars 2013
Monday, August 5 – Thursday, August 8, 2013
Grand Traverse Resort & Spa
Acme, MI

The conference provides sessions dedicated to important issues within the automotive industry. Governor Snyder is scheduled to present, along with prominent Michigan business leaders.

In addition, Wright Beamer periodically offers its own workshops and seminars for its clients. Please stay tuned for information about future events!

Get your down time, relax and rejuvenate. But come back charged and ready to take advantage of these fantastic networking opportunities.

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