Effective: March 13, 2013
From: James Boggus, Director-Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
On May 2, 2013, Pittsburgh Chocolate Blues and Blues proudly returns as host for the wildly popular and highly successful Networking Festival! Now in its 10th year and currently in 50+ major cities! This event will feature and
Phone Raiser and Participants are being asked to bring broken or gently used phones that will be donated to an area Battered Women’s Shelter.
What is the Chocolate Blues and Business Networking Festival? "Chocolate Blues" is a giant business to business networking event that brings together hundreds of business owners and professionals. This event features a business expo, open networking, door prizes, ice breakers, networking games, on the spot appointment setting, roundtable workshops, a giant business card exchange, business coaching, brainstorming circles, book signings, media mixers, blues background music and of course, chocolate treats!
Roland Ford will teach line dance moves and coach on the health benefits
This is one of the largest, most successful and longest running networking events in the country...Hundreds, sometimes thousands attend Chocolate Blues. The goal is usually 500-800 participants but sometimes the crowds are much larger. As many as 2,730 people have shown up for a single event. Plan for 500 and don't be surprised if your expectations are exceeded.
Pittsburgh Chocolate Blues
and Business Networking Festival!
Epiphany Church, McDowell Hall
164 Washington Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
1:00 to 8pm Come & Go
There are many ways to participate at Chocolate Blues and Business Networking Festival!
Attend as a Networker: Bring 300-500 business cards & your appointment book.
Be a Featured Vendor: Showcase your products and services, hand out literature, book appointments, sell products & collect leads. Our vendor fees are low and vendors receive admission tickets to pass out.
Coaching Circle: This is our standard vendor package, with a twist. See your local director for details. Contact james@
Sponsor an Event: Sponsorship includes our standard vendor package, plus extra perks, recognition and advertising in our national magazine.
Be an Ambassador: Are you new to networking or maybe you're a little shy? If so, working the door as a greeter or hosting one of our games is a great way to get involved, learn the ropes and get connected.
For advanced and bulk ticket purchases, call James Boggus 469 387 8151
Limited Vendor Space is Available! Call Today!
Vendor & Sponsor Details and Application are at