Santa Barbara Business Network: Health & Wellness Meetup
Feb 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Your Santa Barbara Business Network is Grassroots & Organically Growing! We are the uniquely designed CO-OP network, that is, one with “COllaborative OPportunities” and more. Building Profitable & Sustainable Business Friendships through which we all benefit from.

Seeking ways to raise public awareness of your business? Eager to share your expertise and help others? Have Big Picture ideas, knowing it’s bigger than just “you” yet not sure how to go from vision to production?

The Santa Barbara Business Network website supports our members with an on-line presence; balanced with live events, hosted by us, or affiliates. Our directory encourages personal relationship building throughout the year. Design and Marketing Services available at affordable pricing to help you create and build your brand.

AWC Connect – Speak With Purpose!
Feb 5 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Speaking with a Purpose—To Pitch, Propose, Amuse and Toast!

To gain credibility as the “voice of authority” is critical for every speaker and research shows men start with it and women have to earn it. In this workshop Dr. Lois Phillips will present the perilous minefields and pitfalls for women speakers and help you craft a compelling pitch for your product or service using a template from her book, Women Seen and Heard Speaker’s Journal (co-authored with Anita Perez Ferguson). You will learn essential tips and tools to become a more confident speaker.

Trend Talk 2020
Feb 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Ulrike Kerber, award-winning designer and creative director at Viva Design (vivadesign.com) presents 2020 trends for graphic/ motion design.

What’s hot in design right now? Why is visual communication so important today?

How do you reach and engage your audience in the most impactful way?

We will touch on video trends, content creation and the difference between audiences like Gen Z versus Millenials…

Are you curious?

Lunch & Learn with Brad Tisdale
Feb 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Lunch & Learn

Wednesday, Feb 19


Sound Strategies to Protect your Business and Family.

Brad Tisdale, Tisdale Insurance Services



Birthday Treats! (John K.)
Feb 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Lunch & Learn | Annual Employment Law Update 2020
Feb 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
New employment laws have gone into effect since January 1, 2020!
Topics include new laws and requirements that will affect employers in 2020.
The Chamber of the Santa Barbara Region invites employers, human resource professionals and business owners to a 2020 Employment Law Update. Attorneys Roy and Ted Schneider of Schneiders & Associates will present topics including employment classification, employment arbitration agreements, expansion of paid family leave, and much more!
Unity Development
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Come join a growing community of people who are developing video games, cross platform apps, AR / VR experiences and more using Unity.

We meet the last Thursday of each month at 6:00 PM and sometimes kick off meetings by playing games. Bring your laptop to show off your work, your expertise / questions to help each other and some food or drinks to share if you want. And If you have a skill or expertise that you can share, we’re always open to guest presentations.

We have limited space so RSVP ASAP!