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!

1 Million Cups (Bentonville)

Date: Wednesday Mornings
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Avg. Attendence: 15 - 20
Cost: Free

A weekly event that unites entrepreneurs and the Bentonville community over coffee and conversations. Every Wednesday, 8am, at The Exchange. 409 SW A St.

The Exchange
409 SW A St., Bentonville, Arkansas 72712

ASSEMBLE: Where Women Talk Business

Date: Thu, April 22
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Cost: $5 Members / $10 Non-Members

Women led networking group hosting female speakers to talk on a variety of topics. Check the Greater Bentonville event page for speakers and discussion topics per event.

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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

Bold Networking

Date: Wed, May 19
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Cost: Free

Cash Mobs are casual networking events around the Bentonville Metro area that help support locally owned businesses. These events are FREE to adults and professionals that may appreciate learning about networking. We typically don't have presenters, nor do ...

Big Whiskey
3600 S.E. Guess Who Dr., Bentonville, Arkansas 72712

Business After Hours (Rogers Chamber)

Date: Wed, April 15
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Note: Registration Required / Closes at 3pm April 15th

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)

Date: Date, Time, and Location Varies By Chapter
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
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, March 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 ...

Online via Blitzr

Central Referral Connection (Rogers)

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

Central Referral Connection is a free weekly networking event for all Northwest Arkansas businesses, held at Golden Corral Buffet & Grill each Wednesday at 9:00 a.m. It is open to both Chamber members and non-members. If you are ...

Golden Corral Buffet & Grill
2605 Pleasant Crossing Dr., Rogers, Arkansas 72758

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

This is the Rogers-Lowell Chamber's monthly morning networking event and it is free to attend with a Chamber membership. The event is pretty relaxed and hosted by a different sponsor each month. You'll enjoy casual networking, delicious coffee, ...

Check Rogers/Lowell Chamber
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

Note: It is currently unclear if this event is still occurring. Please reach out to the Bentonville Chamber of Commerce for more details. This is a relatively small group that has been meeting together for a long time. ...

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

Creative Referral Network (Fayetteville)

Date: Friday Mornings
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 10:15 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 ...

Courtyard by Marriott
600 E. Van Asche Dr., Fayetteville, Arkansas 72703

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 ...

Location varies, check
website for more details

Health Care Marketing Alliance Monthly Meeting

Date: Second Wednesdays
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Cost: $13.50
Note: It's unclear if non-members may attend.

Health care marketers and providers come together to get to know each other and learn about services provided. The luncheon program starts promptly at noon. Each individaul is invited to stand and introduce themselves. Each meeting has two ...

Mermaids Seafood Restaurant
2217 N College Ave, Fayetteville, Arkansas 72703