Welcome to the Connect Now Business Network

Growing Businesses through Connecting Entrepreneurs

Whether you’re an entrepreneur just starting out, or a business owner with years of experience under your belt, Connect Now is here to offer you a unique mixture of in-person and online meetups, events, seminars, summits, resources, and training to help you take your business to the next level.  With chapters throughout the Greater Vancouver area, you get access to our tried and true in-person networking meetups, new and exciting online platform, and robust and inclusive online social network of members.

Connection

Our logo is designed the way it is to show the connections that are constantly happening around Connect Now. It’s the place to get inspired and be inspiring!  The Connect Now Business Network is a new type of business networking.

Community

Our culture is built on reciprocity and meaningful interactions. Any systems or formulas we provide are for the purpose of allowing people more time for live, human interactions. Giving them proven structures and strategies so that they can pour more time into the parts of their business and life that they love.

Networking

As a member and attendee, you will experience a warm and welcoming, yet well organized and professional environment. Be prepared to share your business story in a 30 Second Power Introduction (elevator speech) speed round format. Bring lots of business cards! Get connected, learn, and have fun!

What’s Going On Around Connect Now

Find Out About Our Meetups and Who Our Leaders Are
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Meetup Locations

We have chapters throughout the Lower Mainland, in Vancouver, surrounding area, and the Fraser Valley, BC Canada, including Abbotsford, Surrey, Coquitlam, and Langley.

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Meet The Team

What helps make Connect Now so incredible is the leadership team that helps run each of our chapters.  Each chapter has a leader and each leader has a unique position within the business community.

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Get Connected With Events

Connect Now is the place to get connected! Our EVENTS are designed to help you get connected and grow your business through collaboration and opportunities.

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What Our Members Think

While we could continue to tell you about Connect Now, why not hear what some of our amazing members have to say about their experiences with Connect Now and how it has helped their businesses grow.

Tue 07

Tri-Cities Lunch

April 7 @ 11:15 am1:30 pm
Wed 08

White Rock Lunch

April 8 @ 11:15 am1:30 pm
Tue 14

New West Lunch

April 14 @ 11:15 am1:30 pm
Wed 15

Abbotsford Lunch

April 15 @ 11:15 am1:30 pm
Thu 16

Vancouver Lunch & Learn

April 16 @ 11:15 am1:30 pm
Tue 21

Surrey Lunch

April 21 @ 11:15 am1:30 pm
Wed 22

Online Power Hour

April 22 @ 1:00 pm1:30 pm
Tue 28

Chilliwack Lunch

April 28 @ 11:15 am1:30 pm
May 05

Tri-Cities Lunch

May 5 @ 11:15 am1:30 pm
May 06

Langley Lunch

May 6 @ 11:15 am1:30 pm

BlogBusinessEconomyMoneyFinding the Silver Lining: Reasons to be Cheerful

Donna King 4 days ago
With everything that’s going on, things appear to be more than a little rough for the small business owner right now.  However, if we peel back the emotion and look at the facts, there are reasons to be cheerful. As a sole proprietor or small business owner, our overheads are often much lower than that of larger businesses. Not only are they lower but we have much more control over what we need/want to be...

Connect NowEconomyHelpMarketsMoneyHow to Recession Proof Your Business

Donna King 3 weeks ago
How to keep your head business, when everyone about you is losing theirs. From time to time it is going to happy.  The world gets a little wonkey and the word “recession” starts getting bounded around news broadcasts, social media and eventually into your networks.  News and Social Media thrive on panic and exaggeration.  Fear sells.  However your network should be a place for stalwart support and guidance.  So here we are telling you, when...

Connect NowEntrepreneurshipEntrepreneurship is NOT about taking RISKS.

Donna King 1 month ago
Entrepreneurship is NOT about taking RISKS. It’s about mitigating risks. It’s almost a cliché in business. You must be a risk-taker to be an entrepreneur: “it’s all about taking risks”.  Even the iconic Canadian Chris Hadfield is quoted as saying: “Almost everything worthwhile carries with it some sort of risk, whether it’s starting a new business, whether it’s leaving home, whether it’s getting married, or whether it’s flying in space.” Even Facebook founder Mark Z...

Connect With The Connect Now Network

We’ve got a great online community just waiting for you

Connect Now is a collective of brilliant business owners
who are choosing to be the solution!

Imagine having a network of like-minded individuals in your back pocket – a place where you can talk out your struggles and celebrate your wins!  Find out what other benefits you’ll receive by becoming a member!

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Connect Now was created because we need each other to fulfill our purpose. Life as an entrepreneur can be isolating, and Connect Now is where you can find your circle of support, business owner to business owner, professional to professional, person to person. Whether you are a member, sponsor, or leader, Connect Now is here to help you build your business. Join our community of like-minded business owners and professionals.

Our Upcoming Events
Tue 07

Tri-Cities Lunch

April 7 @ 11:15 am1:30 pm
Wed 08

White Rock Lunch

April 8 @ 11:15 am1:30 pm
Tue 14

New West Lunch

April 14 @ 11:15 am1:30 pm
Wed 15

Abbotsford Lunch

April 15 @ 11:15 am1:30 pm
Thu 16

Vancouver Lunch & Learn

April 16 @ 11:15 am1:30 pm
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