Young Jewish professionals rubbed elbows and swapped business cards with their peers as well as some of the community’s most influential business leaders Nov. 9 at Local Kitchen and Bar in Ferndale at NEXTWork’s latest networking event. They heard from keynote speaker Geoff Kretchmer, president of Star Trax Event Productions and partner at Local Kitchen & Bar, both in Ferndale. Attendees also got to enjoy a GO Comedy improv performance.
So far, more than 450 individuals people have connected with other professionals through NEXTWork since its inception. NEXTWork is a partnership between JVS Detroit and NEXTGen Detroit.
The Nov. 9 event was funded by the Hadas and Dennis Bernard Endowment Fund, and Michael Serling of Serling Law.