B2B Networking Events in Northwest Arkansas

While Doc4 has spent more than a decade helping clients reach new customers with innovative and cutting edge technology solutions, we believe tech still has a long way to go before it can replace a warm handshake and a friendly smile. That's why we've found a great deal of value (and a ton of fun!) in spreading the word about our services in more 'old fashioned' ways, like regularly attending local networking events here in Northwest Arkansas.

One great thing about our region is that there are so many opportunities to meet new connections – there are literally hundreds of opportunities every month! The downside is that it's almost impossible to keep track of dates, locations, costs, membership, requirements, etc. That's where this guide comes in: if you're looking for a fun and affordable 'offline' way to spread the word about your business, feel free to bookmark any/all of these pages and check back regularly for updates. Happy networking, hope to see you out there!

2021 January Small Business Hub: Research & Development Tax Credit

Date: Wed, January 27
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Cost: Free

Where collaboration, continuing education, and community collide. With a new focus monthly pertaining to a topic that local businesses have reached out about needing help in, participants will have the opportunity to hear and speak directly with successful ...

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ASSEMBLE: Where Women Talk Business

Date: Mon, December 28
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Cost: $5 Members / $10 Non-Members

Join us for the December ASSEMBLE: Where Women Talk Business presented by Northwest Health. This month we will hear from Susan Kristiniak, DHA, MSN, RN, AHN-BC, NEA-BC, Assistant Chief Nursing Officer at Northwest Medical Center - Springdale. Susan ...

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Benton County Business After Hours

Date: Thu, May 20
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Cost: Free

Join us for Benton County Business After Hours/Off the Clock on May 20th, 2021. This event is combined with the Siloam Springs Chamber of Commerce and the Rogers/Lowell Chamber of Commerce. You won't want to miss this! This ...

Embassy Suites Northwest Arkansas
3303 S Pinnacle Hills Pkwy, Rogers, Arkansas 72758

Build Bentonville - Real Estate Development

Date: Thu, February 25
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Cost: Free

The Build Bentonville program boasts one of the most diverse attendee lists of any Chamber event with more than 125 businesses being represented. With 34 people moving to Northwest Arkansas each day, Bentonville has quickly become a hot ...

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Business After Hours (Rogers Chamber)

Date: Wed, April 15
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

The Business After Hours business-building networking event keeps growing in popularity, with close to 100 business networkers attending on average at each event. One of the main reasons is that you get to mix and mingle with other ...

Pinnacle Nutrition
5100 W. Pauline Whitaker Pkwy. Ste. 110, Rogers, Arkansas 72758

Business Network International (BNI)

Cost: One-time ~$200 fee + ~$500/year
Note: Membership Required

With over 240,000 members in 8,500-plus chapters worldwide, BNI is the world’s leading referral organization. The mission of BNI is to help members increase their business through a structured, positive, and professional referral marketing program that enables them ...

Multiple Locations Throughout NWA

Caffeinate (Bentonville Chamber)

Date: Thu, February 11
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Cost: Free with Registration

Caffeinate is a monthly networking event for members and guests. You can count on making some valuable connections, delicious food, great coffee, and door prizes. Building a 21st Century community and economy means embracing new technologies and looking ...

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Central Referral Connection (Rogers)

Date: Wednesday Mornings
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Avg. Attendence: 20 - 30
Cost: Free

As COVID-19 hospitalizations and community spread continue to rise rapidly, especially in Benton County and surrounding areas, the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce has decided to take safety precautions by postponing the remaining business connector events for 2020. Included ...

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Coffee Connection (Rogers)

Date: Second Tuesdays
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Avg. Attendence: 15 - 30
Cost: Free
Note: Registration Required / Limited Attendance

The safety of our staff and our community is the number one priority. We want to ensure you that we take public health very seriously. In compliance with the health directives and guidelines issued by Governor Asa Hutchinson ...

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Website for Location Each Week

Connecting Professionals (Bentonville)

Date: Thursday Mornings
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
Avg. Attendence: 5 - 15
Cost: Free
Note: Chamber Membership NOT Required

This is a relatively small group that has been meeting together for a long time. It is hosted by the nice folks at the Greater Bentonville Chamber, however, you don't have to be a Chamber member to attend. ...

Lenny's Sub Shop
800 SE Walton Blvd, Bentonville, Arkansas 72712

Creative Referral Network (Fayetteville)

Date: Friday Mornings
Time: 8:15 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Avg. Attendence: 40 - 50
Cost: Free

There are two great 'CRN' groups on Friday mornings - one in Fayetteville and the other in Rogers. This Fayetteville version is the biggest free and non-Chamber affiliated networking group in NWA, so you can meet a ton ...

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Creative Referral Network (Rogers)

Date: Friday Mornings
Time: 8:15 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Avg. Attendence: 5 - 15
Cost: Free

Business networking group that gathers to casually network around 8:15 and then round robin networking begins at 8:30. Free and open to any reputable business person and unaffiliated with any chamber of commerce and run by volunteers. Bring ...

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First Friday Coffee (Siloam Springs)

Date: First Fridays
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Cost: Free
Note: Siloam Chamber Membership Required

You know the drill: coffee, networking, and door prizes... This event is held at a different member's location on the first Friday of each month. Coffee and a light breakfast will be provided. Bring plenty of business cards ...

Kenzie Academy

Date: Most Thursdays
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Cost: Free

Interested in software, UX, tech, or building your professional network in Northwest Arkansas? Then this is the Meetup group for you! Kenzie Academy is bringing big names and big ideas in tech to you, virtually. Join our group ...

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