Best Business Events for Week of Jan. 23

Posted on Jan 24, 2010 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
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From a networking lunch featuring chocolate delights to a seminar on how to build a website in just four hours, there are plenty of business activities this week:

If you have a weakness for chocolate, then consider attending THRIVE’s networking lunch Monday at Great Lakes Chocolate & Coffee Co., 819 Schelfuot Lane, Kimberly (it’s in the mall across County N from Kimberly High School). The event begins at 11 a.m. Bring your business cards and enjoy networking with professionals from throughout the Fox Cities. 

Olde Main Street in Green Bay is holding its annual meeting on Wednesday at the ARTgarage, 1400 Cedar St., begining with networking at 4 p.m. The event includes the 2009 State of the Street Address as well as business and volunteer recognition, plans for 2010 and comments from Mayor Jim Schmidt. The event is free and open to the public. RSVP to [email protected].

Business-to-business sales professionals are invited to attend Fox Valley Tips at 7:30 a.m. Thursday at the Blueberry Hill Restaurant in Appleton. Members generate referrals to each other, build business relationships and share business ideas.

Looking to create a website for your business? Then Saturday’s seminar on how to build a website in four hours using WordPress is for you. The seminar will be held from 8 a.m. to noon at the Outagamie County Regional Airport. For more details, visit

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