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Wednesday January 7, 2015 from 4:00 PM to 6:15 PM EST
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Our Timeline:

4:00 PM - Pre-Session Networking
4:20 PM - Program Begins
6:00 PM - Program Ends & Post-Session Networking
6:15 PM - Adjourn


Metro Offices Ballston Center 
4601 North Fairfax Drive
Suite 1200
Arlington, VA 22203

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The WNG is very fortunate to have the support of Metro Offices Arlington, which provides our venue at 4601 North Fairfax Drive, Suite 1200, in Arlington (Ballston), Virginia 22203. Located three blocks from the Ballston-MU Metro Station (Orange/Silver). Garage parking available in the building. Thank you! To explore workplace solutions with our venue partner, please contact Melanie Habibzadeh via email, or call 703-763-1999.

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Networking for Career Success

WNG Career Development

Wednesday, January 7, 2015
4:00 PM - 6:15 PM

Please join the Washington Network Group when we convene our next WNG Career Development Roundtable with Sean McColl, Executive Coach and Managing Director at Next Level Leadership, Inc., and Bill Stokes, WNG Chairman and Executive Search Consultant at Equity Corps LLC.

Sean and Bill will co-moderate a discussion with participants about networking best practices. Together we will brainstorm about successful networking strategies and tactics. Attendees will have an opportunity to pose questions and share insights. Particiapnts will leave this session with practical advice for achieving better results from their networking efforts.

Our Co-Moderators:

Sean McColl
Coach, Next Level Leadership, Inc.

Sean McColl is a leadership developer and professional growth coach for Next Level Leadership, Inc. He has a strong understanding of leadership and knowledge of the skills that an effective leader must possess and demonstrate. Sean has a wide range of experience in the training and development of people, from recruiting through the hiring, managing and coaching stages and continuing with their professional growth, leading them as they progress through their careers. He has insight, experience and perspective from both a corporate and entrepreneurial background with over 20 years of results-producing direct sales and marketing experience involving leadership roles, client account management, and the creation and execution of numerous sales plans, marketing campaigns and business development strategies. As co-owner of a profitable marketing and promotions company, Sean led the sales and marketing for the firm which grew fourfold in 7 years and then engineered the successful sale of the company to a larger corporation. Sean’s specialties include Leadership Development, Professional Coaching, Strategic Business Consulting and Advising, Team Building, Public Speaking, Negotiation, Strategic Planning, Marketing Strategy, New Business Development, Account Management, Client Relations, Direct Sales and Marketing Communications.

Bill Stokes
Chairman, Washington Network Group

Bill Stokes is a Principal with Equity Corps LLC, an alternative executive search firm, where he specializes in placing senior executives in Operations, Technology and Business Development roles across the private sector. Equity Corps helps Founders and CEOs of emerging growth companies land top talent otherwise out of reach. Bill works with clients on Founder succession, CEO and functional leadership acquisition, and interim executive management solutions. Additionally, Bill is Founder and Chairman of the Washington Network Group (WNG), a Washington DC-based organization of senior-level executives in private sector companies, professional service firms, associations and nonprofit organizations, multilateral institutions, the Congress, government agencies, foreign embassies and the media. A DC native, Bill launched his career working in think tanks on K Street. His operational work on international trade and national security issues led him into business consulting, executive recruiting and leadership development. Bill has served on numerous boards including the George C. Marshall International Center and the World Affairs Council of Washington, D.C. He pursued graduate studies at the Elliott School of International Affairs at The George Washington University, and undergraduate studies at the College of William & Mary in Virginia, and attended Phillips Exeter Academy. Outside the office, Bill coaches youth lacrosse, and recently led his boys' team to an undefeated spring season.

WNG Career Development Roundtable:

Our WNG Career Development Roundtable convenes special events related to career and professional development; talent management, executive coaching and leadership development; and executive search and recruiting topics of interest to our Washington Network Group membership.

Join us on LinkedIn: WNG Career Development Roundtable.

Event Registration:

Event Is Full - Registration is now Closed.

Advanced/paid registration is required.
Attendance is limited.

$20: WNG Members
$40: Non-Members

Join & Go:

$90: Become a new/first-time WNG Member ($90 annual dues) and attend this particular event at no extra cost: Apply Online.

Cancellation Policy: WNG 48-Hour Cancellation Policy applies to this event.