The following includes brief introductions to the various Network Groups in the area.
1230 TWC ( The Womens Company )
12. 30 P.M. – Yumn Restaurant https://1230.co.uk/business-networking-lunches-croydon/
4NETWORKING – multiple groups
Nationwide organisation mainly breakfast time meetings, bi-weekly.
Annual membership subscription plus £12 meeting fee. Visitors can attend up to 3 times before having to join. No restriction on attendees from one type of business. Excellent on line support system. Can attend many other 4N groups, as visitor or member
BISCOTTI – Sutton
Croydon Meeting on the third Thursday of the month, 10.00 a.m. – 12.00 p.m.
The Greyhound Hotel, High Street, Carshalton Surrey SM5 3PE
Informal group, small charge for visitors, membership only £30 p.a. ( and meetings are free ) or £5 attendance fee. Arrive between 10.00 a.m. and 12.00 p.m.
BNI – multiple groups
Worldwide organisation with several groups in the area.
Weekly meetings, usually starting about 7.00 a.m. Annual membership fee with weekly attendance fee ( includes breakfast)
Formal meeting structure. Only one representative per business type in each group.
BUSINESS BAGEL – Crystal Palace
Monthly meetings – 1st Wednesday of the month
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM – Brown and Green Cafe, 99 Church Road, Crystal Palace SE19 2PR
BUSINESS OVER BREAKFAST – BOB – Croydon
6.30 a.m. Every second Thursday £15 inc breakfast
73 Oakfield Road
Croydon CR0 2UX
BUSINESS OVER BREAKFAST
6:55 AM to 8:30 AM – Holiday Inn – Sutton T: Mark Atkinson 07834 533583
CROYDON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The biggest Business Network organiser in the area. Network and other events available every month.
Annual membership fee then networking events are free. Guests may attend some events free.
Membership also gives access to some London Chamber of Commerce events
www.croydonchamber.org.uk T: 0207 556 2391 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
CROYDON ENTERPRISE PLUS ( CEP )
An independent group of Croydon based business owners who meet on the first Thursday morning of each month to help each other and grow our businesses. Visitors welcome to attend meetings.
7.30 – 9.00 a.m, Weatherill House 23 Whitestone Way, Croydon, CR0 4WF..
£3 per meeting or £30 per year. Breakfast is optional, but there is a café on the site and they will bring breakfast to you during the meeting ( register attendance a.m. day before to book a breakfast ‘bite’ ) .
T: 020 8688 0844
DAMSELS IN SUCCESS
Second Friday of each month – networking and a speaker
9.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. at Croydon Conference Centre CR0 1RG
www.damselsinsuccess.co.uk T: Louise 07745 747663
FORE Business Networking
Combining Golf and business networking. 7.00 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. at Surrey National Golf Course
FIRST FRIDAY CROYDON
Meeting First Friday of Every Month 12.00 – 2.00 p.m. ( Free to attend ) Friendly, free networking group, now in it’s 6th year Venue: Croydon College ( Park Lane entrance) CR9 1DX
Informal group, (arrive before 12.00) , no registration required : ( bring 30- 40 business cards)
For any details: tel Ian Harris 07870 568189
Weekly Meetings. 6:45 AM to 9:15 AM – Jace Catering, 16 Stanley Park Road, Wallington SE6 0EU T: 07967555937.
Social Business Networking Over Breakfast ( £10 inc breakfast, Visitor’s first meet – free)
Monthly Speed Networking meeting, unique in the area
7.00 a.m. – 9.30 a.m. ( usually 3rd Thursday of the month )
Multiple opportunities to make new contacts
Join the IKEA Family scheme ( online ) and this event, including breakfast , is free
LADIES WHO LATTE – Croydon
Meeting every second Tuesday of every month
!0.30 – 12.30
Venue Weatherill House CR0 4WF
MASTERMIND BUSINESS NETWORK
Meetings at Croydon ( Tuesdays weekly) and Bromley (weekly)
Hilton Hotel, croydon CR9 4HH
Bromley Court Hotel, Bromley, BR1 4JD
7.00 – 8.30 a.m.
One representative per profession
Different levels of annual membership fees
tel: James Mercer 0203 137 8515
OMNI LOCAL NETWORK GROUP ( and Croydon )
Meetings at Sutton ( Wednesdays bi-weekly)
Sports Village, Sutton SM1 3HH
7.30 – 9.15 a.m.
One representative per profession
Different levels of annual membership fees ( from £249 ) plus £12 meeting fee
tel: Aimon Faulkener 0208 6411 6611
TODAY CLUB NETWORKING GROUP Meetings every 2 weeks at Wallington at: The Change Foundation Plough Lane Wallington, SM6 8JQ http://www.todaynetworking.co.uk/ Tel: 07495 214618