Chicago, IL, March 09, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Women business owners who are accountants, attorneys, mediators and insurance brokers, and those seeking these types of resources, who want to connect and learn with other women-owned industry peers, should plan to attend this Connection Points, a networking event exclusively for women in these industries presented by the Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC).
The event will be held on Thursday, March 10, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at the Women’s Bar Association of Illinois, 321 S. Plymouth Court, in Chicago.
This Connection Points event will include networking, a short panel discussion addressing current industry-specific issues, and time for Q&A. Learn about trends in marketing through the use of technology, how to select resources and advisors, and the costs one could expect for utilizing the services of consultants. Participants should bring business cards and any additional marketing materials for networking and the literature table.
Cost is $20 in advance or $30 at the door and includes refreshments. Reservations can be made online at www.wbdc.org or by phone at (312) 853-3477, ext 0. Information can also be obtained by calling the Women’s Business Development Center at (312) 853-3477, ext. 130.
The WBDC’s Connection Points networking series is dedicated to connecting established women-owned businesses by profession and industry, helping these businesses locate each other when in need of specific types of products/services, and encouraging women to discover and utilize the resources of the WBDC.