Member Networking Opportunities and Events
Connecting Businesses and the Community in Dublin, Ohio
The Dublin Chamber of Commerce in Dublin, Ohio offers many opportunities throughout the year for members to connect to other businesses and in the community. From monthly Dublin Off the Clock After-Hours to the annual Taste of Dublin, there is something for every business. Below is a listing of opportunities that the Dublin Chamber offers.
Check out our Calendar of Events to see what's coming up this month.
Events to Help Your Connections Grow
The Chamber provides many opportunities to network, engage, and get connected to the business community.
Dublin Off the Clock After-Hours
These gatherings offer excellent opportunities to get reacquainted with old friends and meet fellow members of the Dublin business community. Dublin Off the Clock After-Hours events are traditionally held monthly from 4 to 6 p.m. with complimentary refreshments. The location for each event is published on the online events calendar. If you are interested in hosting an Dublin Chamber After-Hours, contact us at 614-889-2001.
Morning Brew Networking Events
These early morning networking events normally meets the second Tuesday of each month (date is subject to change) at 8 a.m. Each session offers something different such as guest speakers, speed networking and/or a light breakfast. Make connections before your competition gets to the office!
Ambassador ClubWe want you to become a Chamber Ambassador Club member! Ambassadors work with Chamber staff and board members to plan events, increase membership and strengthen awareness of member services. Joining this exclusive group of business professionals will increase your visibility and serve as a starting point for future roles in Chamber leadership. Meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month at 9 a.m. at the Dublin Chamber in Historic Dublin.
NextGen Dublin Young Professionals Organization
The Dublin Chamber offers a group for young professionals in their 20s and 30s who live or work in the central Ohio area. The group meets to develop, connect and empower young professionals through opportunities to enhance members' professional development, community involvement and business success in the region. Find out more about NextGen Dublin here.
Human Resources Educational Workshops
Human Resource executives from area businesses come together for special events to network and discuss the current Human Resources issues in the community. Meeting topics are selected by group members and discussions are led by area experts.
Current members of this exclusive group include Human Resources executives from large and small organizations, including Cardinal Health, Quantum Health, OCLC, Sequent, Fiserv, IGS Energy, Stanley Steemer, Washington Township, the City of Dublin and Dublin City Schools.
Chamber Luncheons and Women in Business Luncheons
Every other month, these luncheons are held to bring a diverse group together to share information, exchange ideas and referrals, establish business relationships and form incredible friendships. Special presenters encourage empowerment, both personally and professionally, to help attendees find fulfillment and success in life.
Events to Sharpen Your Business Know-How
Need to brush up on your marketing, sales or communication skills? The Dublin Chamber offers many opportunities every year to help you strengthen your professional skills.
Economic Forecast Breakfast
Local economists present the economic forecast for the current year at this popular breakfast for the business community. Attendees learn about the area’s economic and demographic trends and how these trends could affect their businesses.
Sales Connection Breakfast Series
The Sales Connection Breakfast Series is held on the second Tuesday of each month and is designed to bring sales and marketing professionals together from all over central Ohio. Each month, a business owner, CEO, President or entrepreneur discusses a topic of great importance to sales and marketing professionals and closes with an informative Q & A.
NextGen Dublin Seminars & The Leadership Academy
NextGen Dublin, the Chamber’s young professionals group, offers many professional development opportunities for individuals in their 20s and 30s. In additional to educational seminars held throughout the year, NextGen Dublin hosts The Leadership Academy, a six-session program that offers young professionals a simple way to become leaders in their careers. The Leadership Academy class of 2023 closes on January 10, 2023 but look for registration to open for the class of 2024.
Government Affairs, Advocacy & Development Committee Meetings
Keep tabs on policies and projects that affect local businesses by joining the Chamber and contacts from the City of Dublin, Dublin City Schools and executives from business organizations at these meetings.
Dublin Chamber of Commerce Events
Taste of Dublin
Each year, the Chamber sponsors Taste of Dublin, a premier social gathering for the community and businesses. Dozens of local area restaurants offer samples of their best dishes to promote their business and network with potential new customers. It's a perfect way to mix business with pleasure.
Community Service Day
Community Service Day is Dublin’s spring clean-up day. On this day, you are invited to help area senior citizens, Dublin schools and non-profit organizations with spring clean-up and outdoor projects. This is the perfect opportunity for you to get involved in the community individually or with a group from your office, neighborhood or organization.
Chamber Business Expo
Every year, the Dublin Chamber partners with neighboring chambers to host one of central Ohio's largest business expos. Mix and mingle with over 500 area business members at this annual multi-Chamber networking event. Register as a guest or to exhibit. Booth space is available to Dublin Chamber members on a first-come, first-served basis. Call the Dublin Chamber at 614-889-2001 for details.
Annual Dublin Golf Classic
The Chamber hosts a golf outing each summer to provide businesses the opportunity to invite employees and clients to a day on the golf course. Event activities include hole sponsorships, door prizes, contests on the course, and so much more. Sponsorship packages are available. To reserve a foursome or to become an event sponsor, call the Chamber at 614-889-2001.
Dublin Chamber Corporate Challenge
The Dublin Chamber Corporate Charity Cup, in partnership with the City of Dublin and Dublin City Schools, is all about fitness, team building and friendly competition. Throughout this two day event, employees from area businesses will come together to compete in a variety of challenges against other businesses as a way to promote employee wellness and community involvement. It is also a great way to earn bragging rights and support some great causes along the way!
Ring in the holiday season at this elegant and festive luncheon. This is always a memorable event, and it offers a great way to show appreciation for your employees, clients and friends. Individual tickets and corporate tables are available.
Work in Dublin Job & Internship Fair
This student job fair is designed to match Dublin businesses with students looking for summer employment. Presented by the Dublin Chamber of Commerce and Dublin City Schools every March, the fair targets students interested in working, volunteering or completing a summer internship. Chamber members may reserve a booth by calling 614-889-2001.
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