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Chicago – June VLC Networking Breakfast (6/18) @ Rivers Restaurant

Join us on June 18th for the summer’s first networking breakfast. The breakfast meetings provide a small group setting to develop long-term and beneficial business relationships with other like-minded veterans through the VLC network. RSVP on Eventbrite here and we’ll see you there!

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Chicago – June VLC Networking Happy Hour (6/6) @ Madison Tavern

We’re picking up a cadence of VLC happy hours on the first Thursday of every month – so please join us on June 6th to kick off the summer! We’re back at Madison Tavern and hope to equal the great time we had last month. We have a section reserved and look forward to connecting.…

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Chicago – May VLC Networking Happy Hour (5/23) @ Madison Tavern

Join fellow veterans and VLC members for a casual gathering at Madison Tavern this week, one of our usual spots. We have a section reserved and look forward to connecting, hanging out, and recharging during another busy month.   RSVP on Eventbrite here and we’ll see you there!

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Washington, D.C. – VLC D.C. GWU’s 2019 M4 Event – 04/27/2019

VLC D.C. made a strong showing at George Washington University’s annual Military Mile Memorial March (M4). Student veterans from GW led a guided walk/run tour through some of D.C.’s most impressive war memorials. It was a gorgeous and meaningful way to spend a Saturday morning!

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Quarterly VLC Panel & Happy Hour – Thursday, April 11th, at the Hubbard Inn

Mark your calendars for our Quarterly VLC Panel & Happy Hour – Thursday, April 11th, at the Hubbard Inn.  We’ll be hearing from a panel of experts, talking on a variety of industry & career-related topics. The panel will include: Eric Gardiner, project manager for legal entity restructuring with General Electric Transportation. Eric is a U.S. Navy…

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VLC Chicago – Leadership Applications Open

Applications for the VLC Chicago leadership team are open now through March 22nd. Click here for more details and for the link to apply. Please contact any leadership team member if you have any questions.

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Chicago, IL – March VLC Member Networking Breakfast (3/19) @Rivers Restaurant

The mission of the VLC’s monthly breakfast meeting is to provide a small group setting in which VLC members can develop long-term, mutually beneficial business relationships with other like-minded veterans who are focused on developing a stronger network, creating referrals, and increasing business. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/veterans-leadership-council-chicago-member-networking-breakfast-march-tickets-55522295681

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VLC Chicago – 2019 Signature Event Recap

Once more, we would like to thank our panelists and sponsors for making our second annual Signature Event another great success. If you missed this year’s event, here are some of the highlights: 6 senior executive panelists discussing digital transformation 7 very generous sponsors 200+ attendees making new connections Presentation of the Edelman Award 3 promotional…

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