What Events Are for You?
Business After Hours
Business After Hours is a monthly or sometimes even twice monthly networking mixer. Business After Hours are co-hosted by the Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce and a Chamber member at the member's place of business from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Business After Hours usually draws 150-250 individuals. The cost to attend Business After Hours is $13 for pre-registered Chamber members or $20 at the door. Non-members may attend for $30. To register for the next Business After Hours event, click here.
Envision: Young Professionals
Envision: Young Professionals meets on the first Wednesday of every month, rotating every other month with evening and luncheon events. The evening events feature a guest speaker with time to eat, drink and network. The number of attendees range from 80-100 young professionals. The professional development luncheons are held in the Chamber boardroom and include lunch with an hour long presentation on various professional development topics. Pre-registration for Envision events is $15/person and $20/person at the door. To register for the next Envision event, click here.
Knowledge Bites is the Chamber's innovative and creative lunch 'n' learn program held on the first Tuesday of every month. All Knowledge Bites events focus solely on marketing-based topics. Chamber members who are experts in their fields teach other Chamber members over the lunch hour. All Knowledge Bites programs are held at the Chamber's building from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost to attend is $15/lunch for Chamber members and $20 for non-members. To register for the next Knowledge Bites event, click here.
Connect @ Lunch
Connect@Lunch offers what every businessperson is hoping to achieve: up-close, personal, relationship-building opportunities on a regular basis that let you connect more intimately. Each month, a Fort Collins restaurant is featured and you'll have the opportunity to go to lunch there with three different Chamber members. You'll be the only one in your industry or profession at the table. For a $10 reservation fee you can guarantee your spot at the table. Participants are required to purchase their own lunch.
The Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce offers three member-to-member Leads Groups that focus on exchanging leads, networking, and building relationships with other members in the business community. Members find our Leads Groups help them gain new contacts, as well as expand their customer base. The three Chamber Leads Groups each meet twice a month at the Chamber of Commerce, 225 S. Meldrum St. The meetings include introductions, presentations, lead exchanges, business announcements, and a social period to network with the members of the group. All three of the Chamber Leads Groups are non-competing, making the group a tremendous resource for any business. For more information please contact Kimberly Medina, Membership Manager at email@example.com or (970) 482-3746.
New Member Orientation
The Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce offers its members quarterly New Member Orientations to become familiar with all aspects of the Chamber and meet new members. Through the orientation, you will learn how to take full advantage of your membership benefits and have the opportunity to network with other business professionals. The Chamber staff will be around to answer any questions you may have. The orientations are always FREE, but do require an RSVP. Please contact Kimberly Medina, Membership Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org or click here.
The Annual Dinner is the Chamber's major event of the year. It combines networking, celebrating success of the community and the Chamber and recognition of people that have made a difference. The number of attendees range from 500-600 business people. Each Annual Dinner event has a fun theme and is the best event to get a total Chamber recap of all Chamber activities and accomplishments. To find out more about registration details and sponsorship opportunities, contact the Chamber at email@example.com or (970) 482-3746.
Spring Showcase Tradeshow
The Spring Showcase is the largest springtime business-to-business tradeshow event in Northern Colorado. The Spring Showcase is coupled with one of the largest Business After Hours and is the perfect opportunity to showcase and brand your company to the business community. To find out more about registration details and sponsorship opportunities please contact the Chamber at firstname.lastname@example.org or (970) 482-3746.
Thought Leader Speaker Series
Thought Leader Speaker Series is an opportunity for top-of-the-line professional development from world-renowned authors. The Fort Collins Area Chamber has presented notable authors, such as Jim Collins, author of Good to Great; Marcus Buckingham, author of many best-sellers including Now, Discover Your Strengths; Dr. John C. Maxwell, author of many books including, Talent Is Never Enough and Failing Forward; Dan Heath, author of Made to Stick; and most recently Marshall Goldsmith, author of What Got You Here Won't Get You There. To find out more about registration details and sponsorship opportunities, please contact the Chamber at email@example.com or (970) 482-3746.
Chamber Annual Golf Classic
The Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Golf Classic is known as one of the community's most popular golf tournaments. The Annual Golf Classic offers not only a great time, but a fantastic networking opportunity for businesses in Northern Colorado. The Chamber's annual golf tournament hosts marketing and sales managers, Vice Presidents, CEOs and business owners for a great day of golf at the Fort Collins Country Club in August. To find out more about registration details and sponsorship opportunities please contact the Chamber at firstname.lastname@example.org or (970) 482-3746.