The Young Business Network of the National Capital - YBN-NC

February 20, 2007 11:37 ET

The Young Business Network of the National Capital will Launch its Website During its First Networking/Professional Development Event of 2007 with Guest Speakers Michael Hughes and Bill Clarke

The YBN-NC organizes a dual networking/professional event with repute guest speakers offering young business professionals an opportunity to both learn about networking and network themselves

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 20, 2007) - The Young Business Network of the National Capital, also known as YBN-NC, today announced that it will launch its website, www.ybn-nc.ca, on February 22, 2007. To celebrate this exciting milestone, the YBN-NC will hold an evening of networking and professional development with guests, Michael Hughes and Bill Clarke. This event is open to both members and non-members of the YBN-NC.

This event will provide young professionals and business leaders with information on how to improve their networking skills with networking guru Hughes and how to run effective meetings with Clarke, all of which while being able to take advantage of fantastic networking opportunities. Hence, what is learned put to practice immediately!

"This is the YBN-NC's biggest networking event yet! We are very excited to have Michael Hughes and Bill Clarke be a part of what will be a fabulous evening of networking, professional development and celebration" said Hugues H. Boisvert, President and CEO of the YBN-NC. "The YBN-NC is committed to providing its members and young professional and business leaders in the National Capital Region with valuable activities; as our slogan states, creating "Opportunities with every connection."

YBN-NC's website launch and second event of 2007 will be held Thursday, February 22nd at 6:15 pm at the Courtyard Marriott in Ottawa at 350 Dalhousie Street. There is no cost for YBN-NC members to attend this event and a fee of $10 for non-members (advance registration) and $15 for non-members (onsite registration). Registration can be completed by sending an email to events@ybn-nc.ca with your name, organization and title.

About The Young Business Network of the National Capital

The Young Business Network of the National Capital, also known as YBN-NC, is the first bilingual business networking not-for-profit organization in the National Capital Region that aims to empower young professional and business leaders to achieve their full potential in the National Capital Region. Through the YBN-NC, members network, associate, share resources and create opportunities for professional and community development. This is achieved by focusing our activities on three key pillars: networking, professional development, and community involvement. If you are interested in becoming a member of the YBN-NC, please email membership@ybn-nc.ca or visit our website for more information www.ybn-nc.ca.

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