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The Art of Networking for Business & Professional Success

Alpa Agarwal, 85 Broads Silicon Valley

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT)

Menlo Park, CA

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The Art of Networking

for Business & Professional Success

with Karen Appleton, SVP of Global Alliances at Box

Date: Tuesday March 18th

Time: 6PM

Location: Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, Cafeteria Building, 1000 Marsh Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025

The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines networking as “the cultivation of productive relationships for employment or business." And, Sallie Krawcheck of 85 Broads has stated, “Research shows that your next business opportunity (and often, job) is more likely to come from a loose connection in your network than from a friend or close colleague.”

Come hear Karen Appleton, SVP of Global Alliances at hot, pre-IPO startup, Box - talk about the right way to network, both for personal joy and for business & professional success!

Karen Appleton joined Box in 2007 and has held leadership roles in sales, business development & marketing, driving awareness, credibility and revenue. Currently she oversees strategic partnerships, government relations, and Box's international expansion efforts.

In a candid & intimate conversation, Karen will share what she has learned about networking the right way and how her skills in networking have helped her build business alliances that deliver revenue to Box.

What you will take-away:

  • Practical tips & lessons to network for professional success and personal joy
  • Advice and tips for first-time entrepreneurs looking to build business partnerships
  • Answers to your specific questions through audience Q&A
  • And food, heavy appetizers & drinks!

6:00 – 6:30PM – Registration, heavy appetizers & drinks & networking

6:30 – 8:00PM – Interview with Karen with audience questions

Date, Time & Location: Tuesday March 18th at 6PM at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, Cafeteria Building, 1000 Marsh Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025

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  • May 20th: Kat Gordon, Founder, The 3% Conference
  • June 17th: Laura Mather, Co-Founder of Silver Tail Systems & one of Fortune’s Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs
  • July 15th: Barbara Mark, Ph.D., Founder & CEO, Full Circle Institute
Have questions about The Art of Networking for Business & Professional Success? Contact Alpa Agarwal, 85 Broads Silicon Valley

When & Where


Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Cafeteria Building
1000 Marsh Road
Menlo Park, CA 94025

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT)


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