Maximizing Your Networking

Maximizing Your Networking
Tuesday, May 7, 1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Marianne Trost, The Women Lawyers Coach LLC

Marianne Trost is known for providing practical tips and real examples. Ms. Trost will provide:

  • Tips for preparing for a conference or networking event
  • Tips for getting in the mindset (particularly helpful for introverts)
  • Tips for working the room
  • Tips for following up

Attendees will have a chance to do hands-on exercises to strengthen their networking skills and put the tips into practice.

Marianne Trost is a nationally recognized career coach and award-winning trainer.  She specializes in helping professionals in the United States, Canada and most recently in the United Arab Emirates maximize their relationships to expand their network and grow their customer base.  Marianne is known for her practical tips, inspiration, and real-life examples.  She has worked with over 3,000 professionals in her career.  Marianne has presented at the FDCC, American Bar Association Women Rainmakers, the Commercial Real Estate Women’s Network, the Minority Corporate Counsel Association, the Gulf Coast Power Association and worked with many other organizations, law firms, and companies throughout the country.  Her business development insights have been published in the U.S., the U.K., Canada, and Australia.    


Tuesday, May 7, 2019 – 2020 Agenda Coming SOON

10:00-10:45am          Registration Open

10:45-11:00am          Welcome Remarks

11:00am-12:00pm     Healthcare Restructuring Panel

12:00-12:45pm          Networking Lunch
                                  sponsored by Fox Rothschild 

12:45-1:45pm            Keynote Speaker Heidi Ganahl

1:45-2:45pm              Maximizing Your Networking

2:45-3:15pm              Refreshment Break

3:15-4:15pm              Managing Your Financial Health 

4:15-4:20pm              Closing Remarks

5:00-7:00pm              Networking Reception at     


The Kimpton Palomar
505 N. State St.
Chicago, IL 60654
Hotel reservation cut-off date was April 12. Reservation requests will be accepted on a space-available basis and subject to the hotel’s current rate. For questions, please contact Kris Wolcott at 312-578-2047 or