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      January 2017 - Employee Engagement: What's the Big Deal?
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      February 2017 - Networking & Recharging Your Career
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      February 2017 - Networking & Recharging Your Career
    • 2017-0309-PBL---Timorah-Beales-Photography-(6).jpg
      March 2017 - How Your Professional Image Impacts What Your Clients Think of You
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      April 2017 - Advancing in Your Workplace
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      May 2017 - Creating the Future

    The Pink Bag Lunch (PBL) is a program created to provide women with the opportunity to network, connect and engage with other women in business on the Peninsula.  This program is held on the 2nd Thursday of each month from 12:00 pm -1:00 pm, in the conference room at the chamber office.  The program includes networking, lunch and a guest speaker presenting on topics that challenge, impact and influence women in their careers today.

    Reguirements for Speakers:

    • Must me a current chamber member
    • Must be fluent on a topic that impacts women in the workplace


    If you are interested in becoming a speaker or learning more about the program, please contact Jackie Shapiro at jshapiro@vpcc.org for more details.

    Luncheon is open to the public
    Members fee-$7.00
    Non-member fee-$12.00
    Come prepared:  Bring your business cards!
    Registration is required:  www.vapeninsulachamber.com


    Member Opportunity:  Bring your business brochures and literature to display on the member literature table! 

    2017 Pink Bag Lunch 

  • Click on the flyer below to register for the next upcoming PBL

  • 2017 Pink Bag Luncheons catered by:



  •      Pink Bag Lunch


    2017 Schedule

    Click on the Date to pre-register for the event.
    Click on the Business name to learn more about the business hosting the event.
    Click on the Speaker's bio to learn more about the facilitator.


    January 12

    “Employee Engagement: What's the Big Deal”
    Catered by:  


    “Networking & Recharging Your Career”
    Catered by:  
    “How Your Professional Image Impacts What Your Clients Think of You”
    Catered by:  
    “Advancing in Your Workplace”
    “Creating the Future”
    June 15
    “Balancing Life as a Caregiver - Work/Life Balance”
    Peninsula Agency on Aging
    Speaker's bio's
    Catered by: 
    July 13
    “Communication Skills in the Workplace”
    Speaker's bio's
    Catered by: 
    September 14
    “High Heels and Cute Shoes - What are they Really Doing to Your Feet and How to Remedy the Problem”
    Tidewater Ortho
    Speaker's bio's
    Catered by: 
    October 12
    “Women Working in the Police field”
    Newport News Police Department
    Speaker's bio's
    Catered by: 



    August 10

    November 9


    Contact Jackie at jshapiro@vpcc.org  to inquire about hosting the a PBL