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NetworkingPhoenix.com Turns 3 Years Old

Release Date: 
11/01/2011 1pm

Leading Online Networking Resource Celebrates with 18,000 - Plus Members and by Opening the Doors to a New Office 

PHOENIX, ARIZ. – Oct. 19, 2011NetworkingPhoenix.com, the Valley’s premier online resource for entrepreneurs, business owners and professionals, celebrates its third anniversary this October with more than 18,000 active members and by opening its first ever office space. 

“This is an exciting time for NetworkingPhoenix.com,” said Gelie Akhenblit, the company’s chief executive officer and founder. “Even though we’re just three years old this month, we’ve grown by leaps and bounds since we launched in 2008. It’s a testament to how important business networking has become for everyone – whether you’re on the hunt for the perfect job, own your own business or are just looking to connect with other locally based professionals. We plan to continue to serve as Greater Phoenix’s primary business networking resource – and celebrating our third anniversary, as well as the opening of our first office, is a major milestone for us.” 

NetworkingPhoenix.com is now headquartered in Scottsdale’s Optima CamelView Village. The company hosted its 10th Signature Event in August, which drew in more than 2,000 Valley-based job seekers, business owners and entrepreneurs. NetworkingPhoenix.com’s interactive website, which lists about 550 events monthly, boasts an average 1,264 unique visits per day. To learn more about the company and its site analytics, visit www.NetworkingPhoenix.com today.

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About NetworkingPhoenix.com 

Founded in 2008 by Gelie Akhenblit, NetworkingPhoenix.com is the Valley’s leading online resource for entrepreneurs, business owners and professionals seeking business networking events, mixers and training seminars. Since its inception, NetworkingPhoenix.com boasts a record number of nearly 17,000 members. The site lists approximately 550 events monthly on its interactive calendar.  Basic membership is free and consists of the users creating a professional profile on the site (similar to LinkedIn).  Member’s benefits include the access to approximately 550 events monthly, connecting with other members and adding their own business networking events on the interactive calendar. NetworkingPhoenix.com is also one of the most visited local non-publication or government websites in Arizona and is in the top 0.1% of the most visited global websites (source: alexa.com, compete.com and quantcast.com). 

NetworkingPhoenix.com’s Signature Event occurs four times per year and is one of the best-attended networking events in Phoenix. For more information visit: www.NetworkingPhoenix.com

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Jenni Ottum