Networking Event at The Merchant Tavern

Feb 1, 10:00 PM – Feb 2, 12:00 AM

Join us for a laid-back networking event where you can connect with fellow Salesforce professionals in the Akron area. Enjoy a selection of refreshments and light snacks. Plus, get ready for some cool swag – we've got plenty to go around!

About this event

Hey there! We've hosted an event at this spot before, and it was a blast! πŸš€ Once again, we're taking over the bar area – plenty of space to mingle and chat.

No worries if you're not into alcoholic beverages; there's zero pressure to partake. In fact, we usually have at least one 🀩 superstar who opts for a non-alcoholic adventure!

Feeling a bit jittery about the idea of networking?😨  No problem! Here are some fun tips to kickstart those conversations and make your experience awesome!

Event-Related Icebreakers:

🧊 "What motivated you to attend this event?"

🧊 "Have you been to similar events before? Any favorites?"

Compliments and Observations:

πŸ’β€β™€οΈ "I couldn't help but notice [something interesting about the event venue or setup]. What are your thoughts?"

πŸ’β€β™€οΈ "I love your [accessory, clothing, etc.]. Where did you get it?"

Professional Interests:

πŸ₯… "What inspired you to pursue a career in Salesforce?"

πŸ₯… "I'm always interested in learning about new projects. What are you currently working on?"

πŸ₯… "How did you get started with Salesforce?"

Mutual Connections:

🀝 "Do you know anyone else at this event? I'm always looking to expand my network."

🀝 "I noticed you're connected with [mutual connection] on LinkedIn. How do you know each other?"

Open-Ended Questions:

πŸ€” "Tell me about yourself and what you do."

πŸ€” "What sparked your interest in [their industry or profession]?"

πŸ€” "If you could have dinner with any professional figure, living or dead, who would it be and why?"

Current Events or Industry News:

πŸ“°  "Have you read or heard about any interesting developments in our industry lately?"

πŸ“°  "I recently came across an article about [topic]. Have you had a chance to read it?"

Light Humor:

πŸ’‘ "I always like to break the ice with a funny story. Do you have any embarrassing networking moments to share?"

πŸ’‘ "If your life was a movie, what genre would it be, and who would play you?"



February 1 – 2, 2024
10:00 PM – 12:00 AM UTC

Group Leader

  • Sarah Orens

    Foundation Software


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