Networking Groups


ChamberNet
By being a part of this networking group, you will be able to meet with fellow Chamber members for lunch, to share leads, give supportive ideas, learn about each business in depth and promote your business by giving 30 second infomercials. This non-compete group meets every Wednesday of the month from 11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Emmett’s Brewing Co. at 110 N. Brockway. Please call John Yost at (847) 299-5511 x115 or the Palatine Chamber office at (847) 359-7200 for more information. Engage in conversations with fellow members over lunch while increasing your business. Never let a chance to network pass you by! For more information please visit our Facebook page.

Connect Networking Group
Connect Networking Group is a new Palatine Area Chamber of Commerce networking group whose mission is to bring local business professionals together to discuss current business trends and how to grow their business. Connect Networking Group is a competing interest networking group and may have one or more members in the same business category participating in the group. All members of the networking group must be registered members of the Palatine Area Chamber of Commerce. Non-Chamber Members are allowed two free visits. The group will meet weekly to share successes, referrals, valuable contacts, gain knowledge from fellow members and build long lasting relationships. Connect Networking Group will meet every Wednesday from 7:30 a.m. 8:30 a.m. at the Palatine Opportunity Center (1585 Rand Rd, Palatine IL 60074).  If you are interested in joining us to learn how Connect Networking Group can help grow your business, please contact: Binh Luu, BMO Harris Bank at (847) 934-2180 or Daniel Cohen "The Stick with Steve Team" Coldwell Banker (847) 222-8707.

ExecNet
ExecNet is a dynamic group of business people that strive to encourage and challenge its members to new levels of success. ExecNet has grown from its initial 11 members to over 55 members in 4 years by encouraging its members to bring new business people to the group. ExecNet meets every Wednesday morning from 7:30 a.m.-8:30 a.m. at the  BMO Harris Bank building at 50 N. Brockway, west entrance off of Greeley Street, lower level. All Chamber members are invited to participate in this group. Non-Chamber members are invited to attend two free visits. For more information, call Edgar Mourans at (312) 505-6649.

Women in Business Advisory Forum
WIBAF is an active group of business women who are interested in learning and networking with one another while discussing business related topics. Meetings are held once a month, on the second Tuesday of each month from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Meetings include featured member presentations and organized presentations of business topics, along with time for networking with other members in attendance. In addition, members also have an opportunity to periodically profile their business in a 10-15 minute presentation. Non-chamber members are invited to join us as guests for two free visits. The fee for WIBAF luncheon networking meetings is $12 per person. Pre-registration is required and can be completed online each month at www.palatinechamber.com. Please contact Joan Scovic at 847-496-6287 or Julie Selof at 847-991-1112, ext. 234 for more information.