Networking Events

Professional Connector delivers high quality experiences for San Francisco Bay Area professionals seeking networking events, social mixers, kickstarter campaign launch parties, turn key events, brand/product promotion, workshops and charitable opportunities. We produce or co-produce 5 to 10 monthly events, with a proven track record of over 50 events each year.

We help San Francisco Bay Area professionals who want to connect with other professionals, make new business and personal connections, build their network, find new clients, and identify business opportunities.  We deliver programs and events that support business and professional growth.

Business Networking Events/Social Mixers


Our members include successful entrepreneurs, business owners, attorneys, bankers, real estate developers, physicians, technology gurus, sales and marketing experts and other professionals who live or work around the San Francisco Bay Area.

  • Exclusive 3-5 networking events/social mixers monthly
  • Mix and mingle with like-minded business professionals
  • Make new business connections and expand network

Successful Business Networking


David Mitroff, Ph.D. ( and Drew Aversa talk about Professional Networking and the 3 Keys for Successful Business Networking when attending business networking or social events. David Mitroff is also the founder of Professional Connector ( which is a San Francisco Bay Area based events hosting, production, and promotion company.

  • 1) Find people you like – Doesn’t matter where they work.
  • 2) Find potential partners – Strategic partnerships
  • 3) Find potential clients – Don’t sell at networking events!

Bay Area Happy Hour Events


Professional Connector hosts monthly San Francisco Happy Hours and Oakland Happy Hour events. They are a lot of fun and great for building both social and professional business relationships. Our happy hour events are at such venues at the San Francisco W Hotel, Blind Tiger in Oakland, Lucky Strike in San Francisco, Bardo Lounge in Oakland, Hardwood Bar & Smokery, Hotel Via in San Francisco and many other best in class locations.

  • Monthly Happy Hours in both San Francisco and Oakland
  • Typically 40 to 80+ people depending on location
  • Great for both social and business networking

Expert Panels/Workshops


We provide expert panels and educational workshops on trending topics and industries such as Women in Tech, Digital Leadership in the 21st Century, Health/Sport Tech, Cryptocurrency and Blockchain, and much more. Professional Connector combines expert panels, educational workshops, and networking to allow members opportunities to learn about topics of interests and industries.

  • Expert Panels
  • Educational Workshops
  • Attended by 50 to 300+ people

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