Networking Groups in Hudson County to Join Now

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In a city with no shortage of young professionals, making connections outside of the 9 to 5 can be a challenge. If you’re looking to connect with other locals, Hoboken and Jersey City have a number of upcoming networking events to get you connected to other local business owners and professionals. Read on for a list of local networking groups in Hoboken and Jersey City.

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BNI helps its members improve + increase their businesses through a professional referral marketing program, enabling them to build relationships with other professionals. The BNI Liberty group meets in the Hoboken Business Center and as well as at the Chart House in Weehawken. Note: there are dues to become a member of BNI, but the amount varies by chapter.

Hudson Connections

Hudson Connections seeks professionals from every field for weekly Wednesday breakfast meetings at Malibu Diner. The organization seeks out new members, but only accepts one person per category of career.

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Hoboken Lean In

Hoboken Lean In is a networking group dedicated to the advancement of female professionals across the Mile Square. Members meet once a month with their local circles. Join a circle here to start your network.

Startup Hoboken

As the local startup community continues to grow, Startup Hoboken provides members an opportunity to network with like-minded entrepreneurs. Its monthly mixers connect startups of all experience levels. Attend the events to connect with over a round of drinks.  

NJ Tech Council

As a group, the NJ Tech Council fosters a community of tech innovators and provides networking and advocacy resources to local tech enterprises. The team is dedicated to serving the technology and life science companies of the state and region with a host of educational events/programs, networking opportunities, and recognition celebrations.

Hudson County Chamber of Commerce

Connect business and government by joining a network designed to create a dialogue between the two. The Hudson Chamber of Commerce hosts a members-only breakfast frequently.

Jersey City Tech Meetup

JCTM hosts monthly meetings with a number of speakers from the tech industry. Past events have been at local restaurants like Zepplin Hall Beer Garden.

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Hoboken Girl Insiders

Get the scoop on all things Hoboken and JC by joining the HG Insiders Facebook group. While not a networking group per se, we can attest that many have found roommates, joined groups, and made local contacts through here. Find new friends with similar interests or ask questions about local events and businesses. Join now here.

Women Entrepreneurs of New Jersey

This network of female business owners hosts meetings to build connections and meet new people. Female professionals are encouraged to join the group and mingle with fellow female business owners. 


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The Louisiana native started at NYU in 2016 and is currently working on her degree in Media and Communication. She is making her way through the Mile Square neighborhood, one coffee shop at a time. When she isn’t writing or getting her caffeine fix, Alyssa enjoys trying out new dessert recipes (especially if there’s chocolate in it) or attending a midnight showing of the newest blockbusters. On a typical Saturday night, you can usually find Alyssa either at a concert or watching Netflix’s newest binge-worthy TV series.