Our members are business owners and professionals from a broad variety of companies and industries. We share in common the belief that business success is enhanced by the relationships we build.
Our focus is promoting the development of professional relationships and business success among our members and facilitating new relationships among our respective clients, prospects and strategic partners.
We meet the third Thursday of each month from 5:30 to 7:30pm. All WHIMBY meetings are held at The Westwood Club on 6200 W. Club Lane in Richmond, Virginia.
If you would like to check us out, please arrange to attend one of our upcoming meetings as a guest of one of our members. See our member list for someone you know. A guest fee of $10 covers light refreshments and two drinks.
Membership is not restricted by geography, business focus, race, creed or gender and we do not limit membership due to overlapping professions or industries or services. New WHIMBY members are invited and sponsored by a current member.
Our meetings and programs are possible through the support of our sponsors. WHIMBY sponsors are existing members that get a focused 5 minute presentation and generously cover the expenses for the room and bar.
Bart Levy, owner of Fast Forward Marketing, works with companies in transition, whether getting started, preparing for an exit, or after there’s been a merger or acquisition. She helps them polish their brand and expand their target audience, which leads to a greater company value.
For more information, contact Bart at 804-382-0594 or visit Fast Forward Marketing Co. at FastForwardMktg.com.
Adapt Staffing is locally owned, operated, and engaged in the Richmond community. Our nimble size and diverse expertise give us the ability to formulate an “ADAPTABLE” strategy to meet the new challenges faced by today’s businesses. We “ADAPT” to each opportunity with each client.
For more information, contact Mike at 804-423-8335 or visit the Adapt Staffing Agency website at AdaptStaffingAgency.com.
"WHIMBY is easily one of my favorite networking groups in Richmond. The ability to build relationships, socialize, and tap into each others connections make it a valuable part of my business development activities."
"The atmosphere at WHIMBY meetings is unlike any other networking group in town. I appreciate the friendly, professional members and their desire to help our business. They make it easy to want to help them in return."
"The connections I've made at WHIMBY make a genuine difference in my annual sales numbers, not to mention the friendships that have formed after a few years of membership."
Check out pictures from our recent meetings and events!