Acton Networkers


Professional Meetings and Networking Groups


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Name Contact City State Phone or E-mail Day/Time Place Website Special Notes
495 Networking Support Group Tony Badman Westborough MA (508) 251-2258 Wednesdays at 10:00am University of Phoenix, Westborough For the high-tech industry
Association for Corporate Growth  Boston Chapter
Laura Ring Boston MA (617) 218-3333 Fridays at 7:30am Varies
Bio IT Convergence Networking Group Michael Belonger, Gisa Belonger Lincoln MA (781) 890-1555
December 10th
Consultants Network for Excellence in Nonprofits
Jane Bowers Boston MA (617) 742-7292 Varies (see web site) Varies
Pam Lassiter Waltham MA (800) 637-3126 3rd or 4th Tuesday of the month; 6:30 - 9:30pm Doubletree Guest Suites, Waltham
Financial Executives Networking Group (FENG)
(see below for TENG)
Tom Sobell MA Must be a member to receive the schedule of meetings. N/A See web site for special interest groups
Financial Executives International Dee Calabrese Needham MA (978) 838-0402
Varies (see web site) Varies Must be nominated
King & Bishop HR Roundtable Brendon King (781) 890-8824 Every other Monday
Greater Boston High Tech Association N/A Boston MA (617) 275-7601 Varies (see Web Site) Varies
Mass Telecommunications Council
Katherine Raphaelson Waltham MA (781) 684-0880 Varies (see web site) Varies
Massachusetts Biotechnology Council
N/A Cambridge MA (617) 577-8198 Varies (see web site) Varies
Massachusetts E-Commerce Association
Jeanne Wolf Boston MA (617) 314-1010 Varies, but the general networking meeting (Net6) meets on 4th Tuesday of the month, 6:00 - 9:00pm Indian Meadows Country Club (Westborough) or Joe's American Bar & Grill (Boston)+G16 
Massachusetts Interactive Media Council
N/A Boston MA N/A Varies Varies
Massachusetts Software & Internet Council Joyce Plotkin Boston MA (617) 437-0600 Varies Varies Sales               Speakers
MENG (Marketing Executives Networking Group) Steve Zrike Norfolk MA (508) 384-5827 Varies Varies
MIT Enterprise Forum 10-250 Case N/A Cambridge MA (617) 253-8240 Wednesdays 6:00 - 9:00pm MIT Campus Building 10-250
Senior Executive Networking Group (SENG) Shakti Goel Burlington MA Fridays 7:30am - 10:00am Rebecca's Café none Must be nominated by a colleague; only for director-level or above
Smaller Business Association of New England Alan Jenkins Waltham MA (781) 890-9070 All different times and days Varies Speakers
Society for Information Management  Boston Chapter Nancy Stokes Newburyport MA (978) 463-6800 Third Thursday of the month at 11:40am Anthony's Pier 4 or the Hartwell House+G8
Society of Professional Consultants Kathy Goodrich Burlington MA (978) 692-6950 Third Monday of the month at 6:00pm and First Tuesday of the Month at  7:30am Both Meetings at Rebecca’s Café (Burlington)
Sooz (or the Freelance Hub) Susan Kaup Cambridge MA Lots of different types of networking activities; most applicable is the Thursdays 11:00am lunch group Bertucci's at Alewife T Stop For independent consultants and free agents
Technology Executives Networking Group (TENG)
(a sub group of FENG)
Edward J. Pospesil Guildford
CT (203) 458-6566 Must be on the e-mail list
Technology Capital Network at MIT Cambridge MA (617) 253-2337
The 128 Venture Capital Group Michael Belanger Lincoln MA (781) 259-8776 Second Thursday of Month at 7:00am Best Western TLC (Waltham) For individual investors & emerging company reps.
Treasurers Club of Boston
Turnaround Management Assoc. (northeast chapter) Paul Flynn MA (781) 229-5965 Once a month at 7:30 am 60 State Street or Ritz Carlton
WIND South Larry Elle Canton MA (617) 325-4521 Every Thursday, 8:30am - noon Trinity Episcopal Church, Canton 1 Blue Hill River Road
WIND North Fred Nothnagel Wilmington MA (978) 689-3679 Every Wednesday, 8:30 - noon Wilmington United Methodist Church 87 Church Street
WIND West Larry Elle & Gail Birger Westborough MA & Every Tuesday, 9:00am - noon St. Lukes Catholic Church Parish Center 1 Ruggles Street
WIND East Gail Birger Watertown MA 2nd & 4th Tuesdays, 9:00am - noon St. John's United Methodist Church, 80 Mt. Auburn Street, Watertown 80 Mt. Auburn Street
Wireless (One)