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2018 Signature Networking Event
Jun
26
6:30 PM18:30

2018 Signature Networking Event

The NBMBAA Charlotte Chapter, in partnership with the Charlotte Post Foundation, invite you to join us for another exciting networking event...come out and enjoy yourself while meeting other business professionals and entrepreneurs from the Charlotte area who are working to develop themselves professionally and intellectually.

Registration: $35 member | $45 non-members

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Save the Date: 2018 Gray Classic Golf Tournament and Events
Jul
26
to Jul 29

Save the Date: 2018 Gray Classic Golf Tournament and Events

  • The Ballantyne Hotel & Resort (map)
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Hosted by: 100 Black Men of Charlotte (Herb Gray, Felicia Gray and Steven Myers Co-Chairs)

Registration Coming Soon

The Gray Classic was founded in 2009 by Herb and Felicia Gray as a golf tournament. The main purpose of this four day event is to raise community awareness and money to support the mentoring efforts of the 100 Black Men of Greater Charlotte (“The 100”). The Gray Classic has become the major fundraising event for The 100, to date raising more than $736,000 to support the programs benefitting the youth in The 100 programs.

Over the years it has evolved to 7 events from Thursday – Sunday. Included in those days are a Business Roundtable, Welcome Reception, 2 Golf Tournaments, Women’s Empowerment Brunch, Party with a Purpose and Farewell Brunch. It’s the premier networking event that focuses on the empowerment of the community and a chance for great exposure for business. The weekend is made up of over 2,500 participants including many business, civic, and political leaders.

The Gray Classic’s mission is to help provide an avenue for young students to achieve a higher education, engage young students with mentor programs and to provide networking opportunities for our youth and adult participants.

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Black Enterprise Pre-Summit Meetup
May
29
6:00 PM18:00

Black Enterprise Pre-Summit Meetup

Please join the BE Entrepreneurs Summit Steering and Ambassador Committee Members for a fun evening as we bring together BE Entrepreneurs Summit-goers, corporate and strategic partners, and local event speakers for a Pre-Summit Meetup. Attendees will CONNECT to expand their networks, as well as to hear the latest Summit updates and receive insights and strategies for the best way to leverage the Summit to BUILD and ELEVATE their businesses. This Meetup is open to everyone.

Free to Attend. Cash Bar.

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NBA ALL-STAR 2019 CHARLOTTE SUPPLIER DIVERSITY TIP-OFF
May
16
8:30 AM08:30

NBA ALL-STAR 2019 CHARLOTTE SUPPLIER DIVERSITY TIP-OFF

  • The Park Expo and Conference Center (map)
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Hosted by: Samuel Montanez Jr

Registration Required, Free Event

Please join the NBA, Hornets, City of Charlotte and the CRVA to learn how you can score a contract.

Topics include:

  • NBA All-Star 2019 Supplier Diversity Program

  • Contract and Procurement Opportunities

  • Supplier Registration Requirements and Key Dates

  • Network with NBA Representatives, local partner organizations, and certifying agencies

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Small Business Month Kickoff Networking Event
May
1
5:30 PM17:30

Small Business Month Kickoff Networking Event

Hosted by: Charlotte Business Resource 

 

Join CBRBiz on Tuesday, May 1st at Resident Culture as we kickoff Charlotte Small Business Month. Mix and mingle with local entrepreneurs in a fun and relaxed atmosphere where you can share stories, and make connections. We’ll be providing appetizers and live music, all you need is your business cards!

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Monetize Your Message: Business Monetization Summit
Apr
28
10:00 AM10:00

Monetize Your Message: Business Monetization Summit

  • Carolinas College of Health Sciences (map)
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Hosted by: Stand & Deliver, LLC

**CALLING ALL ASPIRING ENTREPRENEURS, STARTUPS, AND EXISTING BUSINESS OWNERS!**

Join Stand & Deliver LLC for a ONE DAY ONLY SUMMIT to prepare your business for the growth that you have been expecting. Regardless if you're thinking of starting a business or a seasoned entrepreneur, this event will bring great benefit to all who attend! You will learn essential business strategies from some of the region's best business minds all while networking and creating collaboration opportunities with our vendors and other fellow entrepreneurs! Here are a few topics that will be covered:

  • Turning professional relationships into clients

  • Business law 101

  • How publicity can build(or tear down) your business

  • Non-traditional monetization strategies(blogging, professional speaking, etc.)

  • AND MUCH MORE!!

We will also be hosting a special Q&A session with the following successful area business owners:

- BOB MORGAN(CEO of the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce)

- MARVIN WALKER(CEO and Founder of the DayRunner App)

- DR. BRADFORD PICOT(Owner of SouthEnd Dentristry)

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Powerful Networking – Build Relationships That Build Your Business!
Apr
26
3:30 PM15:30

Powerful Networking – Build Relationships That Build Your Business!

Hosted by: Charlotte Chamber Power of Women

We know you want to be successful when you network. To do this, you need to quit working on your pitch and learn about the people in the room.
Terri DeBoo has engaged hundreds of people in Charlotte successfully by building meaningful relationships. Terri will not only facilitate a quick discussion, but you can expect to:

Work on your conversation versus your pitch
Participate in interactive, small group circles where you will learn and share best practices
Learn how to tell your story

You will also receive Terri’s Top-10 Networking Tips and information on how to connect in Charlotte

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NBMBAA CLT Professionals & Small Business Owners Meetup
Apr
24
6:00 PM18:00

NBMBAA CLT Professionals & Small Business Owners Meetup

Hosted by: National Black MBA Association - Charlotte

The Charlotte Chapter of the National Black MBA Association (NBMBAA) and Loft & Cellar are partnering to bring together the Charlotte professional and small business communities for Happy Hour to foster relationship building, connections to professional and small business resources, as well as to foster B2B and B2C connections. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear about the Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit that is being hosted in Charlotte from June 6th – 9th.

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