Speed Networking

The Akron Urban League Young Professionals are pleased to announce their first annual Speed Networking Event!


Thursday, November 16, 2017

5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Akron Urban League

440 Vernon Odom Blvd, Akron, Ohio 44307


To provide a professional development activity that will allow Young Professionals to meet and interact with senior executives and community leaders from a variety of disciplines. 

About the Event

Participants will be randomly assigned to “speed networking” groups. Each group will have an opportunity to meet with each senior executive for a pre-determined amount of time to learn about the executives’ career path and any best practices or words of wisdom they would offer people who are early in their careers. Group times will be dependent on the number of senior executives. At the end of the event, there will be time available for individual informal networking.


Cost of Registration is $10 per person. If your company needs invoiced, please email Edwin Hubbard, Jr. at ehubbard@akronurbanleague.org.

Cash Bar.