NETWORKING: Connecting with your Community and Peers

Date: 20-Sep-2017
Capacity: Not Set (0% booked)



NETWORKING: Connecting with your Community and Peers

  presented by 

Gelie Akhenblit


Wednesday, September 20, 2017

8:00am - 12:00pm      
(Registration begins at 7:30AM) 


Gateway Community College
108 N 40th St, Phoenix, AZ 85034 (map it)
IE 1302 - Copper Room

Note: We encourage you to review the map and directions prior to your arrival. 

Complimentary Event w/ light refreshments - RSVP today!



Please join us on September 20th when Gelie Akhenblit presents strategies and tools for bring your best version of yourself to a diverse workplace. This highly interactive workshop will immerse you in a four-hour interactive workshop to unlock your potential on multiple levels, each intersecting with and engaging with others. 



"Networking: Connecting with your Community and Peers” takes advantage of focused interaction and sharing. You will discover how to expand and leverage opportunities to get to know others, while letting them get to know you. Once you understand exactly what networking is, you will begin to reach out to others, while showcasing your best self. In addition, we will explore your own personal brand to build your personal and professional connections.


  • Define networking and best practice technique for networking success.
  • Identify the concepts of your personal branding, and how your own brand both differentiates you and connects you to others.
  • Begin to practice growing your personal and professional network with other professionals in the room.


About Gelie Akhenblit

Gelie Akhenblit, CEO / Founder of NetworkingPhoenix is an entrepreneur, community leader, speaker, professional networker, internet TV show co-host, mentor and most importantly, a mom. 

She is most well-known for altering the landscape of networking in Phoenix, AZ by visualizing, creating, and launching an online platform that has democratized how people connect in-person. In October 2008, Gelie left her corporate position to launch her vision as a tech startup. Since its inception, NetworkingPhoenix has become one of the most visited websites in Arizona with over 40,000 members and growing. 

Over time, Gelie’s mission and focus remain the same: to help others meet their goals by building impactful relationships. Her belief is relationships are built intentionally and purposefully one at a time. And her motivation is to create something that improves people's daily lives – whether it's helping others find their ideal position or making connections with individuals they might not otherwise have gotten to know. She also speaks on the importance of having a strategy when engaging with others face-to-face and building on the power of who we each are. Websites: .

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