Live Networking Event Detail
Networking in Wilmington
Payment information:Register by: Credit Card Only
Registration:Contact: Ed Samuel
Details:Host: Ed Samuel
Place: DoubleTree / Hilton Wilmington
4727 Concord Pike,
About the Facilitator:
He began his career with DEC, where he spent 19 years in Accounting and Customer Support roles. He was also the General Manager of Corporate Customer Service for The Stride Rite Corp. Ed then garnered extensive international experience as the Global Director of Customer Administration with QAD, Inc. He was also a VP of Operations and a CFO for two distinct high tech venture firms. Prior to moving to career coaching and recruiting, Ed was a licensed (Series 7, 63) Financial Advisor for UBS Financial Services. Ed also founded his own private Career Coaching and Recruiting firm called SamNova, Inc.
He is often a guest speaker at networking forums in the greater Philadelphia area. He founded the Business Executive Networking Group's (BENG) Wilmington, DE chapter in 2011. Ed was the Eastern Region "New Recruiter of the Year in 2008" within the US Global Recruiters Network of 175+ offices. Ed also leads a non-profit foundation called Crown Financial Ministries Outreach in support of the greater PA and DE areas.
Ed is certified as a Career Direct and DISC: Personality I.D. Consultant. He holds a B.A. in Business Administration Wilmington University.
What you will gain from participating in these meetings is increased exposure to other executives; new and helpful knowledge and leads; and suggestions to help you focus your efforts. You will learn tips to enhance your presentation style so others will remember you and refer to you as a business "solution." You do not need to be a member of ExecuNet to attend.
Exchange information about career opportunities and have fun doing it! You will be most effective at networking if you are prepared with the following:
- A 2-minute summary of yourself, including how you can help someone else network
- Up to 12 targeted firms or organizations.
- A 1-page profile summary of your experience, skills and synopsis of your career.
- 7:15 am - Doors open
- 7:15 am - 7:45 am - Networking (and Continental Breakfast)
- 7:45 am - 9:00 am - Topic
- 9:00 am - 9:15 am - Break
- 9:15 am - 10: 30 am - Networking (please bring your 1-Pager - 25+ copies)