Major Events For NEO Communication Groups

Industry Events

09/14 Sales and Marketing Executives International Akron Chapter, 4 p.m.-8 p.m., The Tangier, Akron, $30 workshop, $45 dinner, $70 both nonmembers,www.smei.org /locations. Workshop: Just Say No To Taxes with Scott Shields and Dinner Business Combinations That Get Results with Dan Colantone, President/CEO, Greater Akron Chamber of Commerce.

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09/14 American Marketing Assoc. Cleveland Chapter SEO: Positioning Your Website For Success with Theresa Simons, 5:30 p.m., Doubletree Hotel Downtown, Cleveland, $45 nonmembers, cleveland.marketingpower2.com. I attend events that interest me.

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09/14 Greater Cleveland Digital Marketing Group: SEO and Link Building, 7:15 p.m.-9:15 p.m., Mavis Winkle’s, Independence, free, RSVP,www.meetup.com/Greater-Cleveland-Digital-Marketing. If you can’t afford the event above, go to this one.

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09/14 NEOSTC Networking Lunch, noon, Hoggy’s Barn and Grill, Valley View, free, RSVP, www.neostc.org. One of my Go-To events when on the eastside; technical writers. Nonmembers welcome.

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09/15 Public Relations Society of America Cleveland Chapter, Press Club of Cleveland and International Assoc. of Business Communicators Cleveland Chapter: B2B Social Media Marketing-Really! with Paul Gillin, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Windows On The River, Cleveland, $45 nonmembers, RSVP,www.prsacleveland.orgwww.pressclubcleveland.comand iabccleveland.com. Big event; I need to go to this.

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09/16 Cleveland Social Media Club Cleveland Indians Present Tribe Social Forum, 5 p.m.-10 p.m., Progressive Field, Cleveland, $50, RSVP, clevelandsmc.ning.com. Learn how social media is changing way we communicate in the sports world plus networking. Includes Mark Shapiro and social media panel that includes SMC founder Dominic Litten and Lewis Howes. Pricey for an SMC event? I think it includes an Indians game.

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09/16 Poynter/Kent State University Six Annual Media Ethics Workshop, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Franklin Hall, Kent State Uni., Kent, Live events and webinars, $25,jmc.kent.edu/ethicsworkshop/2010.

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09/20 Sales and Marketing Executives of Cleveland  Networking Luncheon, 11:30 a.m.-1:15 p.m., Windows on The River, Cleveland, $40 nonmembers,www.smecleveland.com. Topic: Being a Greater, Greater Cleveland with K. Michael Benz, President/CEO United Way of Greater Cleveland.

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09/21 American Advertising Federation (AAF) Akron Chapter This Speech is Only Half Finished with Eric Kiker, 11:30 a.m., Musica, Akron, $30 nonmembers,www.aafakron.com.

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09/22 Society For Professional Journalists (SPJ) Cleveland Chapter Google Training with trainer Jake Parrillo, 7 p.m.-9 p.m., location TBD,www.spjchapters.org/cleveland /latest Writers Week.

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09/23 International Assoc. of Business Communicators Cleveland Chapter Crisis Communication Lessons For Business Communicators with Bruce Hennes, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., City Club of Cleveland, Cleveland, $39 nonmembers/$12 members in transition, iabccleveland.com. I go to events that interest me.

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09/23 SME Cleveland After Hours, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m., Panini’s, Westlake, free,www.smecleveland.com. I attended one in March.

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09/28 The Web Association: Conversion Analytics, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Windows on The River, Cleveland, $25, www.webassociation.org. Panel discussion. I attend events that interest me.

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09/30 Cleveland Digital Publishing Users Group (CDPUG) Publishing Without Boundaries: What’s on The O’Reilly Radar For The Future, 6 p.m.-8 p.m., New Horizons Computer Learning Center, Garfield Heights, $10 nonmembers, RSVP, cdpug.org. I go to events that interest me.

Nonindustry Events

09/14 Beachwood Chamber of Commerce Networking After 5, 5 p.m.-7 p.m., Hilton Cleveland East, Beachwood, $10 nonmembers, RSVP, beachwood.org. I went to one earlier in the year; small business owners.

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09/14 Twinsburg Chamber of Commerce Connects Networking Group, 5 p.m., Mavis Winkle’s, Twinsburg, free, www.twinsburgchamber.com . Evening networking event for the Chamber’s networking group. Doubles as restaurant’s networking night. Attendance fluctuates; free munchies.

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09/15 Cleveland Professional 20/30 Club Westside Happy Hour, 5 p.m.-8 p.m., Panini’s, Westlake, free, www.cleveland2030.org.

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09/15 Help Desk Institute North Coast Chapter, 1 p.m.-3:30 p.m., Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, free(?), www.thinkhdi.com/chapters/northcoast. Topic: Lessons Learned During The First Year Of A New Service Desk Implementation.

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09/15 Hudson Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours, 5 p.m.-7 p.m., Shanaberger Financial Services, Hudson, RSVP, www.explorehudson.com. I went to one in May at area church; met more church members than local business people.

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09/15 International Assoc. of Administrative Professionals Forest City Chapter: Workplace Diversity with Emily R. Dettmer, 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Holiday Inn, Independence, $24 check/$25 PayPal, forestcityiaap.org.

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09/15 Medina Networking and Referral Event, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Buffalo Wild Wings, Medina, $6 advance/$10 door register, limited seating, medinareferralnetwork915-linkedin.eventbrite.com. Produced by Send Out Cards.

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09/15 Simplex-IT Lunch: When Is IT Obsolete?, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Hattie’s Cafe, Hudson, free, RSVP, 234-380-1277, bizblog.simplex-it.com I have gone to some of these this Summer because they were about blogging (trying to pick up business).

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09/15 Society For Urban Professionals (SOUP) Lunch, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m., Hyatt Regency, The Arcade, Cleveland, $20, www.thesoupnetwork.com.

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09/16 Alzheimer’s Assoc. Cleveland Area Chapter Young Professionals Group Start-up Meeting, 5:30 p.m.-10 p.m., Old Angle Tavern, Cleveland, RSVP, 216-231-1466 or Facebook page.

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09/16 Association For Fundraising Professionals Cleveland Chapter Donors Speak!, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Crowne Plaza, Independence, $40 nonmembers,www.afpcleveland.org. Panel discussion from three donors on what motivates them to give.

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09/16 Ladies Who Launch Cleveland Chapter Negotiating For Success with Barbara Danforth, President/CEO Greater Cleveland YWCA, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Greater Cleveland YWCA, Cleveland, $15, www.ladieswholaunch.com/cleveland.

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09/16 Playhouse Square Partners Happy Hour, 6 p.m.-8 p.m., Waterstreet Grill, Cleveland, free, nonmembers welcome, RSVP partners@playhousesquare.org. After-work socializing for Playhouse Square’s young professionals group. I went to a speed networking event at the end of last year.

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09/16 Professional Women’s Networking and Meet The Experts, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Comfort Suites, Twinsburg, on LinkedIn events. Tina Thelin to talk about building your business through networking. Bring business cards and prepare to give presentation.

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09/16 Rocky River Chamber of Commerce Business Before Hours, 7:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m., Cravings Cafe, Rocky River, rockyriverchamber.com .

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09/17 Cleveland Professional 20/30 Club Networking Breakfast, 8 a.m., Grumpy’s, Cleveland, free, www.cleveland2030.org.

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09/17 My Women’s Business Network Lunch, 11 a.m.-1:15 p.m., 100th Bomb Group Restaurant, Brook Park, $35 nonmembers,www.mywomensbusinessnetwork.com.

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09/18 Web Development Special Interest Group (SIG), 10:30 a.m.-noon, Notre Dame College, South Euclid, free, www.websigcleveland.org. Topic TBA.

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09/20 Women In Networking: Networking with Regina Olbinsky, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Legacy Village, Lyndhurst, $20 nonmembers, wincleveland.org.

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09/21 Cleveland SAS User Group (SUG) Fall Networking, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m., Mavis Winkle’s, Independence, free, RSVP, info@clevesug.org, www.clevesug.org.

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09/21 Entrepreneurs For Sustainability (E4S) SC2019 Green Workbuilding Group, 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Great Lakes Brewing Co., Cleveland, free, RSVP,www.e4s.org. I have only gone to one event.

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09/21 National Assoc. of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) Cleveland Chapter Speed Networking, 4 p.m., Doubletree Hotel, Independence, $30 nonmembers,www.nawbocleveland.org.

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09/22 Beachwood Chamber of Commerce Networking Luncheon, 11:30 a.m.-1:10 p.m., Beachwood Community Center, Beachwood, $20, www.beachwood.org. Huge networking event for Beachwood businesses! Held twice a year, I went to the Spring edition, and disappointed compared to the one I went to in 2009. Speed networking with rotations. Seated according to industry. GO!

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09/22 Greater Akron Chamber of Commerce Executive Networking Workshop, 7:30 a.m.-10 a.m., Fairlawn Country Club, Akron, $25 nonmembers,www.greaterakronchamber.org. By Sandler Training at Ruby Group.

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09/22 Netweaving Breakfast, 8 a.m.-9:30 a.m., Valley Cafe, Akron, free, “bring lots of business cards and positive vibes.” On LinkedIn events. netweave.org

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09/22 CLOSED NEO IT Think Tank and CIO 3.0: The Business of IT and Human Connectedness with Gwen Walsh, 4 p.m.-6 p.m., Corporate Plaza I, Independence, RSVP, LinkedIn group and events.

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09/22 Summer’s End LinkedIn Networking Event, 4:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Champp’s Americana, Lyndhurst, free with business card, on LinkedIn events. Check attendee list before going; see if people you want to meet are attending. Otherwise, an opportunity to practice networking.

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09/22 Twinsburg Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours, 4:30 p.m.-7 p..m., Grande Village Retirement Community, Twinsburg, free, RSVP, www.twinsburgchamber.com.

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09/22 Women Making Moves: Nirvana Networking at Abuelo’s, 6 p.m.-8 p.m., Abuelo’s, Warrrensville Heights, free, www.womenmakingmoves.info. “Connect with innovative professionals, build new relationships and prosper!” I attended this networking group’s first event on Shaker Square. Need to follow up.

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09/23 Canton Chamber of Commerce Stir After Hours, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m., 356 Fighter Group, North Canton, $5, www.cantonchamber.org.

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09/23 CANCELED Cleveland Professionals Networking For Good, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m., Anatomy Night Club and Lounge, Cleveland, $40 advance/$50 door,clevelandprofessionals.com. Net proceeds to a Laurel School scholarship fund. It’s been a while since this group has held a networking/fundraising event.

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09/23 Fairview Park Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours, 5 p.m.-7 p.m., Donauschwaben German-American Club, Olmsted Township, fairviewparkchamber.org. Joint networking event with chambers of North Olmsted, Olmsted and Westshore.

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09/23 Greater Akron Chamber of Commerce Coffee Tea and Contacts, 7:30 a.m.-9 a.m., Panera Bread, Cuyahoga Falls, free, limited seating, RSVP, members only(so check ahead if can attend), www.greaterakronchamber.org.

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09/23 NAWBO Cleveland Chapter Networking Brown Bag Lunch, noon, Dollar Bank Conference Room, The Galleria, Cleveland, free, www.nawbocleveland.org. Sometimes a speaker.

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09/23 Northeast Ohio Usability Professionals Assoc. (NEOUPA) Autumn Social, 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m., Market Avenue Wine Bar, Cleveland, $5 nonmembers,neoupa.org. I went to one event for this group.

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09/23 The Young Professional Women’s Organization and WestconneXions Oktoberfest, 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Aces Bar and Grille, North Ridgeville, $5, on LinkedIn events.

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09/24 American Institute of Architects Cleveland Chapter Joint Association Happy Hour, 5 p.m.-8 p.m., The House of Cues, Cleveland, free, www.aiacleveland.com. Includes ASLA, IIDA, APA and CSI. Celebrating Ingenuity Fest.

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09/24 Cleveland Professional 20/30 Club Networking Breakfast, 8 a.m., Grumpy’s, Cleveland, free, www.cleveland2030.org.

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09/24 Pecha Kucha Night, Vol. 9, 8:20 p.m.-10:45 p.m., Veteran’s Memorial Bridge, Cleveland, enter via County Engineers lot, free(?), www.pecha-kucha.org/night/cleveland/9. Another edition of the popular international presentation series. Presenters will talk about anything. This one is kicking-off Ingenuity Fest.

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09/27 Twinsburg Chamber of Commerce Night at Blue Canyon, 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m., Blue Canyon Restaurant and Tavern, Twinsburg, free,  www.twinsburgchamber.com. I have gone to this; small business owners; attendance fluctuates; free munchies.

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09/28 EcoTuesday Meetup, 5:30 p.m., The Club at Key Center, Cleveland, $5, www.meetup.com/Cleveland-EcoTuesday. Speaker: Nancy King Smith, Founder/Coordinator, Bioneers Cleveland.

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09/29 After Summer Networking Extravaganza, 5 p.m.-7 p.m., Open M, Akron, free but bring one canned food item or staple, RSVP, projects@openm.org. Sponsored by Fairlawn Chamber of Commerce; area restaurants providing samples.

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09/29 Northeast Ohio Software Assoc. (NEOSA) Networking Event, 4 p.m.-7:30 p.m., NASA Glenn Research Center, Cleveland/Brook Park, $20 nonmembers, limited seating, pre-register, www.cose.org. Behind-the-scenes look at the facility. Held quarterly; go if want to work in IT and Tech in this area. I have attended this.

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09/30 Akron Bloggers Community, 9:30 a.m.-11 a.m., Mocha Joe’s, Stow, free, on LinkedIn groups. I have attended some meetings of this bloggers’ group. It is growing.

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09/30 Cleveland Sports and Business Alliance Speed Networking, time TBA, Mavis Winkle’s, Independence(?), free, register, cleveland.sportsandbusiness.net.

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