Networking Opportunities and Events

The Chamber makes it easy to grow your business connections through the NETWORK COLUMBUS program. Attend any event to enhance your business.


1.Eye Opener Breakfast -The Eye Opener breakfast is held on the last Thursday of the following months: January - June and August & September and the second Thursday in November.  The Eye Opener Breakfast is the place to hear top speakers on national, regional and community issues and topics and to network with other business professionals. Also includes new member recognition and Chamber updates. The event is held at the Convention and Trade Center. The menu includes a variety of breakfast items.$10 for members, $20 future members
2. Lunch and Learn-Best way to spend your lunch hour. Come network with fellow professionals and enjoy a catered lunch. We also provide an informative topic each time that covers areas from legal matters that Small Businesses face, to social media marketing, even work/life balance. Our goal is you leave having enjoyed a great lunch, made some new connections, and learned something you can apply to your work or life. $10 for members, $20 future members
3.Business After Hours -The Business After Hours is an after-hours networking event designed to highlight individual businesses. Members enjoy hors d’oeuvres, beverages and networking in a relaxed setting. The BAH provides an informal setting for the area's business professionals to meet, mingle and make contacts. This event is held bi-monthly on the first Thursday of the month. FREE for all Chamber members.
4. AM Connections -NEW!  AM Connections is an interactive, fun networking event that delivers contacts and referrals. Held before the workday begins, this event offers informal networking and a light breakfast at a member business. This event is held bi-monthly on the third Wednesday of the month. FREE for all Chamber members