Business After/Before Hours Networking Events

BUSINESS AFTER/BEFORE HOURS

Join us for one of our many Business Before or After Hours events. Usually held quarterly we encourage you come out, grab a cocktail or cup of coffee and some provisions and make new contacts or connect with old.

Networking events are free to all members and usually run 5:30-7pm. Breakfasts run 7:30-9am. Click here for details on the Professional Development Speaker Series.

If you would like to host a Chamber event, please contact Kesti Aysseh at 203-655-3600 or execdirector@darienctchamber.com.

2024 Networking Events:

RSVPS can be found on the community calendar.

1/18: State of Darien Breakfast with Darien's First Selectman, Jon Zagrodzky, co-hosted with the Darien Board of Realtors 7:30 am Breakfast, 8am Address at Maplewood Senior Living, Darien.

2/13: Professional Development & Networking Series: How to 10X your Business with AI" with Maria Fernanda Ordonez of 360AdMedia & Richard Glover of The Social Media Agency. Co-hosted and located at HAYVN, 5:30PM. All welcome. 320 Boston Post Road, Darien.

4/3: Business After Hours Networking event at Seamore's. Come grab a cocktail and lite fare, make new contacts and re-connect with old. Free to all members, 5:30pm at Seamore's in Darien Commons (cash bar with happy hour prices).

5/21: Professional Development & Networking Series: Mastering Unique Brand Positioning: A Method to Unlock Your Brand DNA” with Jacqueline Lieberman, Founder, Chief Strategist, BrandCrudo Consultancy. Co-hosted and located at HAYVN, 5:30PM. All welcome. 320 Boston Post Road, Darien.

5/8: Business After Hours Networking event at The Gardener's Center. Come grab a cocktail and lite fare, make new contacts and re-connect with old. Learn about the Chamber's Fall event, Oktoberfest! Free to all members, 5:30-7pm.

6/4: Business Before Hours Networking event at The Granola Bar. Come grab coffee, tea and lite fare, make new contacts and re-connect with old. Free to all members, 7:30am at The Granola Bar-Darien, 1020 Post Road. Sponsored by Baywater Properties.

9/11: New Connections Breakfast Networking event with the New Canaan Chamber of Commerce. Come grab breakfast, introduce your business to the group and make new contacts. 7:30AM in New Canaan.

10/5: Chamber jam introduces Oktoberfest at The Gardener's Center. A community wide event! Details to come!

10/15: Professional Development & Networking Series: Mastering the Art of Effective Leadership, How to Hire and Retain Great Employees" with Susan Vogel, Founder, SB Vogel Consulting & Kerry Flynn Barrett, Principal, Flynn Barrett Consulting. Co-hosted and located at HAYVN, 5:30PM. All welcome. 320 Boston Post Road, Darien. Register here.

11/20: Annual Awards & Holiday Cheer event - Business, Employee and Volunteer of the Year awards presented to kick off the holiday season at Nielsen's Florist!

11/30: Shop Local/Small Business Saturday - an all day event to encourage shopping local. This is not a networking event.

Please check calendar as events are subject to change.

RSVP required, free and only open to Chamber members. Please find your registration link in your email, the community calendar or contact execdirector@darienctchamber.com.