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Wednesday, April 11, 2018 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM EDT
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Our Timeline:

4:00 PM - Pre-Session Networking
4:15 PM - Program Begins
5:45 PM - Program Ends & Post-Session Networking
6:00 PM - Adjourn


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

The WNG is 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.

To explore workplace solutions with our venue partner, please contact Linda Nguyen via email, or call 703-763-1999.

Questions? Contact:

WNG Office 

Networking to Advance Your Career:
A Brainstorming Session

WNG Career Development

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Please join the Washington Network Group when we convene our next WNG Career Development Roundtable with Ken Schoppmann, Association Executive and Organizational Management Professional, and Bill Stokes, WNG Founder and Chairman.

Ken and Bill will discuss networking best practices, and moderate a brainstorming session with participants on successful networking strategies and tactics. Attendees will have an opportunity to pose questions and share insights. Participants will leave this session with practical advice for achieving better results from their overall networking efforts.

Our Co-Moderators:

Ken Schoppmann
Association Executive
and Organizational Management Professional

Ken Schoppmann has more than 25 years of experience with nonprofit organizations, including global trade and professional associations and a national information center. Ken serves on the Board of 40plus of Greater Washington, a nonprofit group that helps experienced professionals in career transition. He is a Volunteer Team Leader with the Taproot Foundation, which provides pro bono consulting support to nonprofits. Additionally, he has served on numerous volunteer committees to advance the association profession through the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE). Ken is a Certified Association Executive and a holds an Institute of Organizational Management credential from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Throughout his career, Ken has led organizations through various stages of development, expanding and enhancing internal capacity and improving value to stakeholders. He has worked in all areas of association management, including finance, administration, event management, membership, board development, and strategic planning. You can find Ken on LinkedIn.

Bill Stokes
Chairman and Founder
Washington Network Group

Bill Stokes is Founder and Chairman of the Washington Network Group (WNG), a Washington DC-based organization of senior-level executives from the private, public and independent sectors. Bill is a trained leadership development coach and has worked with a number of executive search and recruiting firms in the greater Washington, D.C. region. He has served on numerous boards, including the Science and Technology Policy Center for Development, the George C. Marshall International Center and the World Affairs Council of Washington, DC. Additionally, he is a World Responsible Leader with the BMW Foundation. Bill 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. You can learn more about Bill here.

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:

$20: WNG Members
$30: Non-Members

Join & Go:

$90: Join & Go (an option for non-members*)

*Become a new/first-time WNG Member (annual dues are $90) and attend this particular event at no additional cost. Register here and then submit WNG membership application online.

Expired Membership? Please renew/pay your dues online before registering here as a WNG Member. Visit our online payments page to  renew your dues online. The Join & Go option is not available for WNG Members whose memberships have expired.

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

Not sure if your WNG membership is current?
Call the WNG Office at 202-455-4504, or email us.

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