July 28, 2014 at 7:00 AM
MONTCLAIR, NJ - Women in business had an opportunity to network with other women during a Jazz Mixer hosted by the North Essex Chamber of Commerce. The Jazz Mixer was held at Trumpets Jazz Club on Thursday evening for its Women to Women Committee.
The North Essex Chamber of Commerce Women to Women's Committee is a network committed to giving women the opportunity to learn from each other in a supportive, interactive environment that promotes their professional and personal lives. The committee meets for a networking breakfast, which includes a short educational program, on the first Friday of each month.
“Our primary emphasis was to begin and strengthen relationships that can offer support in our quest to grow and develop our businesses. Our guests included women from a diversity of experience, ranging from first time start-ups, to local shop owners, professional services and banking professionals,” said Diana Longo, Women to Women committee chair. Longo, an investment advisor representative with Next Financial Group in Fairfield, organized the event.
The North Essex Chamber of Commerce serves Caldwell, Cedar Grove, Essex Fells, Fairfield, Montclair, North Caldwell, Roseland, Verona and West Caldwell. If interested in learning more about the North Essex Chamber of Commerce, log onto http://www.northessexchamber.com/