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Upcoming Refer Local MeetingsSpecial Pick!
May 10, 2019
Category: GO LOCAL Member Event
Upcoming Refer Local Meetings
2nd Fridays, 12-1:30pm
Refer Local meetings are open to GO LOCAL business and organization members. Member benefit: sign up to give a 10-minute featured member presentation - see form at bottom of this page. TWO available monthly.
Guests are welcome to attend a meeting to check it out and consider becoming a member.
Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org so we can best plan seating. Locations are subject to change - check schedule regularly.
What is Refer Local?
Refer Local is a program of monthly referral networking meetings for the members of Sonoma County GO LOCAL Co-op.
Mission: Refer Local provides structured networking opportunities, a referral framework and various tools that enable GO LOCAL business members to give, receive, and track quality referrals in order to increase profits and customers. The program is based on the spirit of working together to strengthen the community through economic partnerships. Participants provide their energy and expertise to help keep our dollars local.
Refer Local provides a social format for GO LOCAL businesses to work together to share and gain customers, which in turn helps strengthen the local economy.
Who can participate?
Membership in Refer Local is for GO LOCAL business or organization members. Interested business persons can also attend on their own as a guest.
Guests: Refer Local members are welcome to bring guests to a meeting, including non-members. To attend Refer Local lunches regularly, become a GO LOCAL business member.
New Members: All participants are encouraged to solicit new members into the program and into GO LOCAL.
Group Makeup: There is no restriction on the number of businesses from the same industry.
What are the meetings like?
The agenda for the meetings is generally as follows:
- Informal networking - at beginning, when lunch is served, and at end
- Brief introductions by all attendees and host - 20 minutes
- Member Spotlight(s) - 10-20 minutes
- GO LOCAL updates - 10 minutes