Name (Mr., Ms.)
Meet the Leads
Your business’ product/service:
Groups are formed and functioning now.
As seats open, they will be filled by applicants on waiting lists or
as applications are received. Applicants will be notified
when an opening is available.
Group preference 1
Group preference 2
BUSINESS BUILDERS GROUP
2nd & 4th Tuesday of each month
2nd & 4th Wednesday of each month Please complete the application and:
Fax to 616.771.0318
Mail to GRACC
EAST PARIS GROUP
2nd & 4th Wednesday of each month
Attn: Leads Networking Groups
111 Pearl Street NW Leads Networking
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
CAREER CONNECTIONS GROUP
Questions? Contact Ashley Abbott
at 616.771.0341 or firstname.lastname@example.org Groups
1st & 3rd Thursday of each month
Build your business one lead at a time
T A K I N G N E TW O R K N G TO A N E W L E V E L
I want to join . . .
What’s leads networking all about? Please complete the application on the back of
this brochure and return via:
The secret to great business networking is establishing a mutually beneficial relationship. Building a Fax to 616.771.0318
W HAT ’ S IN IT F O R ME? OR Mail to:
strong network is essential to companies and executives in order to survive. It‘s the secret to a
SIMPLY PUT, YOU’LL INCREASE:
successful career and business. The Chamber’s Leads Networking Groups are designed to develop a Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce
• PROFESSIONAL CONTACTS circle of trusted individuals from various industries, building a network within which members can share 111 Pearl Street NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
• REFERRALS FROM NEW CONTACTS referrals and sales leads.
• ACCESS TO POTENTIAL
Leads Networking Group parameters Each applicant will be have the opportunity to
attend a visitors day held quarterly before com-
• SALES mitting to the program. Enrollment is ongoing, but
You must be a member in good standing of the Leads Networking Group members must be
new participants be placed quarterly. Priority will
Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce to sales-oriented professionals. Company size
be given in the order it is received.
participate. does not matter, and no ‘title’ is necessary as
long as each person is in a sales position.
Representation Attendance Prepayment is required: Participation is $75/year.
Each person exclusively represents their indus- Groups meet twice a month. Members with Billing takes place in March or is prorated based
try line of business within their group. Waiting more than two absences from meetings will on when you join. You must be a member in good
lists for each industry seat are maintained. lose their industry’s seat in their group. standing of the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of
Commerce to participate. Groups are limited to
April 2, 2010
July 2, 2010
The BUZZ . . .
November 5, 2010
“Being a part of a Chamber Leads Group has been very beneficial to me and my organization. The friendships and connections I’ve
February 5, 2011
made have helped me grow professionally and the referrals I receive have helped me develop new business for the Bank. It’s reassur-
ing to know that when I refer a client to someone in my group, they are going to get the same high level of service they’ve come to
expect. I highly recommend joining a Chamber Leads group to help grow your business.”
Becky Beld, First Financial
We want you Refer a visitor
Leads Networking is a business and professional networking If you are a member and want to refer a business
associate, friend or relative as a visitor to Leads
program offered by the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of
Networking, this section is for you!
Commerce dedicated to exchanging qualified business referrals.
Each person exclusively represents their industry line of business The best way to refer someone to Leads Network-
within their group. ing is to have that person submit a completed
application. If that is not possible, please submit a
request below. By filling out and submitting the
WHAT INDUSTRIES ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
form below, you are indicating that you have con-
Accounting Services/CPA Consultant – Business tacted that person and they are expecting our call.
Advertising Consultant – Marketing
Air & Water Purification Credit Card Services Once the referral form is received, the applicant/
referral will have the opportunity to attend a visitors
Alarm Systems Debt & Mortgage
day held quarterly before committing to the
Answering Service Doctor/Dentist
program. Priority will be given in the order it is
Antique Electrician received.
Architect Employment Staffing
Assisted Living Estate Planning Member Information
Attorney - Civil Florist & Garden
Attorney - Business Cosmetology Name
Attorney – Divorce Restoration Services Address
Attorney – Employment Law Health & Fitness
Attorney – Estate Planning Heating & Air Conditioning
Attorney – General Home Inspection
Auto Repair Hotel
Auto Sales Human Resources
Baker Information Technology
Beverages Internet Marketing
Book Store Landscaping
Career Management Mortgage Services Address
Carpentry Payroll Profession
Caterer/Chef Photography Email
Chiropractor Physical Therapy Phone
Cleaning & Restoration Plumbing I have contacted this person
Commercial Lending Printing Yes
Community Center Promotional Products No
Consultant – Business Property Management