Join WP+D for a networking brown bag on Wednesday, July 19th from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. to discuss professional development and career plans with this month's featured guest, Kimberly Bares, President of PLACE Consulting.
Kimberly Bares is founder and president of PLACE Consulting, a community and economic development consultancy that champions award-winning neighborhood and business district revitalization projects across the United States. She and her team help clients envision their future, ground their dreams in achievable plans and accomplish their goals to cultivate authentic and dynamic places. The firm offers business district management, strategic planning, market analysis and business attraction/retention services delivering both inspiration and results.
Kimberly’s thought-leadership on urban planning and development make her a highly engaging speaker on the future of America’s metropolitan areas while her deep portfolio of board development and fundraising knowledge has positioned her as a sought-after interim leader and executive management consultant.
Kimberly has a Masters in Urban Planning and Policy from the University of Illinois-Chicago and a Certificate in Nonprofit Management from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
This is a members-only event limited to five participants. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own lunches.
As with every WP+D Small Networking Lunch, registration will open at 12:00 p.m. the first day of the month during which the lunch will be held. Registrations are taken on a first-come, first-served basis and typically fill up quickly.
Attendance & Cancellation Policy:
Due to the popularity of these lunches, we ask for a 48-hour cancellation notice if you are unable to attend. Failure to notify us will result in a 3 month suspension from the Networking Lunch series.
We ask that members register for no more than two consecutive lunches. If you have attended the past two lunches and are interested in attending this event, please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org asking to be put on the waitlist. If spaces become available or registration isn't full a week in advance, we will contact you.