Welcome to GRAND - Grand Rapids Area Networking Development

Tuesdays, 7:00 am | Providence Lake Clubhouse, Byron Center MI

Are you looking for a high energy networking group that focuses on building relationships and giving referrals with other like-minded business owners in the area? Check out a GRAND meeting!   Grand Rapids Area Networking & Development (GRAND) is a referral-based networking group. Our focus is to build up, develop, and expand our businesses by meeting with and getting to know like-minded individuals. We meet every Tuesday morning, 7:00 am in person or join us virtually from a Zoom link. See you there!

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We are looking for one person per field/occupation to represent our foundation of commitment to helping each other succeed.

Filled Occupations:

  • Branding and Marketing Consultant
  • Chiropractor
  • Estate Attorney
  • Family Law Attorney
  • Financial Planning
  • Group Health Insurance/Medicare/Medicaid
  • Handyman
  • Life Insurance
  • Personal Lines Insurance
  • Personal Trainer
  • Realtor
  • Residential Mortgage Lender
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Consultant
  • Web Design and Development Consultant

Open Occupations:

  • Automotive Detailing
  • Auto and Boat Interior Repair
  • Bakery/Baker
  • Business Attorney
  • Car Dealer/Salesperson
  • Commercial Lender
  • Commercial/Farm Insurance
  • Commercial Realtor
  • CPA
  • Dentist
  • Dogwalker / Pet Sitter
  • General Contractor
  • IT Consultant-Security
  • Landscaper
  • Mary Kay Sales Consultant
  • Optometrist
  • Personal Banker
  • Photographer
  • Residential Cleaner
  • Social Media Consultant
  • Skilled workers such as an electrician, plumber, HVAC, auto mechanic, etc
  • Anything else not on the filled list!

GRAND Agenda

Tuesdays, 7:00 am

07:00 am
Check-In

Take some time to say hello to fellow GRAND members and greet visitors.

07:15 am
Welcome

With Executive Committee

The Executive Committee provides a quick rundown of the day’s events and any important announcements.

07:20 am
Member 60 Second Commercials

GRAND Members

GRAND Members’ opportunity to tell us who they are and what they are looking for in a referral.

07:45 AM
Guest 60 Second Commercials

GRAND Guests

GRAND Guests opportunity to tell us who they are, how they found out about GRAND and how they think the group can benefit them.

08:10 am
10 Minute Presentation

GRAND Members

A different GRAND member has the opportunity each week to present more information about themselves and their business.

7:55 aM
Testimonials and Referrals

GRAND Members

A chance for GRAND members to thank other members for closed business, provide testimonials for other members, and report on past and on upcoming one on one opportunities.

8:20 AM
Wrap Up

Energized and ready to have a great week!

Where We Meet

Providence Lake Clubhouse

7250 Nantucket Dr SW

Byron Center, MI 49315

Not comfortable meeting in person? We also have a virtual attendance option!

Email us at grandnetworking@gmail.com to receive access to the Zoom meeting link. 

Providence Lake Clubhouse