Business Networking for Smart Professionals

Business Networking for Smart Professionals

Business Networking for Smart ProfessionalsBusiness Networking for Smart ProfessionalsBusiness Networking for Smart Professionals

Stop handing out business cards!  

Network with purpose and results!

Smarter Networking = ROI

"I've received more actual business, in the past 8 months, than I ever did with years at BNI." - Denise Z.

  • How often have you  shown up at a networking event, passed out a few cards and walked away with nothing?  
  • Tired of scheduling meetings with MLMs and/or people who just want to sell to you?
  • Are you ready to create strategic partnerships with others who are committed to helping you grow your referral business?

a different kind of business networking group

Smarter Networking


 How often have you shown up at a networking event, passed out a few cards and walked away with nothing?  Thrive is different!  Thrive's culture can only be experienced by attending a meeting.  There, you will see a unique meeting format, a sense of camaraderie, and educational components that truly help you build a better business.   

Thrive's meetings are held every OTHER week, which provides a balanced approach to networking, while allowing you to build strong referral partners!   Stop handing out business cards and actually generate strong referral business!

Building Strong Partnerships


Thrive is a fresh alternative to typical referral groups.    The primary goal of our community is to build strong referral partners that can enhance our relationships and improve the quality of referral business, with a reduced time commitment.  

Industry exclusivity provides the opportunity for each member to serve as the expert in their field and the go-to for their industry.  Chapters in Annapolis & Towson.

Giving Back


Members of THRIVE! Business Communities believe that business networking is about more than just business development.  It's supporting your local community in ways that have meaningful impact. Each quarter, we give back to charities in our communities, where we live and work!  

Build A Strong Referral Network

Our business Communities


Anne Arundel

Thrive! Arundel is comprised of business professionals who live and work in the Anne Arundel County area.

Members also participate in quarterly charity initiatives that give back to the local communities in which we live and work.  The Thrive! Arundel group is industry exclusive and meets every OTHER Thursday morning at 7:35 am at:

Envoy Mortgage

102 Old Solomons Island Road, 1st Floor

Annapolis, MD  21401

Contact Us

Get in Touch

Ready to grow your business?  For more information, send us a message, and we will gladly respond to your request!  

Thrive Business Communities

102 Old Solomons Island Road, Annapolis, Maryland 21401

Tel: 410.984.8054


Proud Sponsor


We are a proud sponsor of Smart Women Professionals.   For more information or to attend an upcoming event of Smart Women Professionals, visit