OffiCenters Monthly Newsletter 
Featuring Opportunities for Creative Collaboration 

Notes From Lori
Just yesterday my sister said to me, "Have you written your July Notes?" and I thought, "Wait! What happened to June?" It was an action-packed month for all of us, but especially at Woodbury, where our Member Acquisition was
off the charts! I am thrilled to see all of the new faces joining our community. And did I mention that some of our new faces were furry? That's right! A few pups came in to cowork at our dog friendly workspace in Woodbury. Spike was tail-wagging happy! Stay tuned for our first YAPPY HOUR on August 3, where canines will rule the day. Bring your dog if they are quiet, socialized and on leash. I'm working on the dog rules now. I'm even more thrilled when familiar faces come in to use the space in the East Metro. Mark your calendar now for the Grand Opening on August 9, as it will be the event of the summer.
 
This month we will repeat  SLICE of Woodbury on July 17. It was a huge success in June as we had over 30 people in attendance. It's over the lunch hour and we serve the famous Red's Savoy Pizza, a St. Paul tradition. This is a MUST ATTEND event; bring plenty of business cards. And, check out my new headshot! Many people took a new picture at Woodbury during our event. Thanks to Dan Fenner and Print Arts Midwest who will be making the rounds to all locations in August (CoWorking Month) if you need an updated photo for only $35!  Our Picnic lunch at Union Plaza was the second most attended event last month. It was so successful that we will be having MORE events there. This is long overdue. Maybe SLICE of the North Loop? 
 
Our team at OffiCenters is very busy this summer welcoming new members at all of our locations. Just last week at PowerLunch, I was shocked to find no open seats in the coworking space at Minnetonka OffiCenter! Our first-floor workspace looks as good as it did when we moved in 2 years ago. We have come a long way in the West Metro.
 
You may have seen me walking the halls at Park with a contractor and big floor plans. Could this mean there is another remodel coming? I'm not saying a word . . . yet.
 
This is going to be a fun-filled, hardworking summer and so far, I am loving every minute of it. After 37 years I'm still as energized as ever. At least my mind is willing, my body . . . not so much. Thank goodness I have a fabulous and inspired team. Enjoy your midweek 4 th of July Holiday. Be safe and enjoy the sun! Can anyone believe that HALF of 2018 is behind us? I am looking for an epic ending for this year. Will there be more surprises in store? Wait and SEE!
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In the Spotlight
It's Time to Celebrate!

It's time to celebrate how you choose to WORK AWESOME! August is CoWorking month and we packed our calendar with workshops and networking opportunities to help you collaborate with like-minded business professionals. We're hosting a happy hour every Friday in August and are kicking them off with our first ever Yappy Hour on August 3 in Woodbury. Unwind after the work week and mingle with other dog lovers! And, what's a celebration without a party? Mark your calendar now and join us on August 9 for our grand opening celebration in Woodbury! Visit our events page to see a full list of events. We also want to mark the month by offering a promotion to those interested in trying CoWorking. Everyone is welcome to come in and work FREE on Fridays in August. Every new virtual agreement signed on a Monday during CoWorking month will get their second month free! And, we have a special promotion  for our current members, with double referral bonus for the entire month! 
Minnesota Nice!

Minnesota offers an endless array of fun things to do. Whether you love the great outdoors, like fishing and camping, or prefer wineries, shopping and sampling local foods, there's something to interest just about everyone. This Summer, e mbrace all that the Land of 10,000 Lakes has to offer and get away to any of the 10 best places to take a long weekend in Minnesota. MORE
Fishing For Life!

OneCommunity Member Jesus in the City is hosting their 8th Annual Fishing For Life Tournament on August 21 from 8AM-2PM at Tally's Dockside on White Bear Lake. There is still time to sponsor a boat for $300 which will include a pro guide and Bill Spiess Walleye Shore Lunch, sponsored by OffiCenters. Spectators are also welcome and can enjoy lunch for $15. Get out of the office, make new friends and help their urban ministry raise much needed funds. Learn more or get involved HERE.


July 7
Happy Birthday, Jade!

France UnCorked FREE Bi-Monthly Networking Group

July 13
Bonus BlackJack Friday!
Who said the 13th can't be lucky?

SEO 1.0 @ Woodbury OffiCenter
Speaker: Ben Theis, Skol Marketing
After, join us for lunch & networking!


3 Things You Need to STOP Doing to Become an Expert in Your Industry July WINspired Luncheon

New Biz MN Small Business Advisory Board Reception & Networking 

PowerLunch, Live at Park
Speaker: Robb Breding
Topic: Integrated Leadership "Creating Impact that matters"

July 27
BlackJack Friday, Stop in and PLAY!

July 28
Happy Birthday, Lisa!

July 31
Jill celebrates 18 year Anniversary!
Happy 1st Anniversary, Casey!

Every Wednesday, Every Location
CONNECT over Coffee & Donuts


BBB Locksmith LLC
Drone Servos
Live Empowered Abundance, LLC
North Star Development Group
Saxby Business Development
Tom's Construction
Twin Cities Concerts


20 years
Bob Gann, Intrepid Financial Group
18 years
Ed Kocourek, Kessek Properties LLC
11 years
Carl Cook, Biocomp Systems
10 years
Robert Kellermeier, Kellermeier Law
9 years
Anne Glad, Treeline Consulting
8 years
Scherling Photography
7 years
Eric Lucas, Get Lucas
6 years
Amy Lokken, MuD Modular
Curt Purrington, Safe Harbor Capital Management
Debra Dammeyer, Dammeyer Law
Joey Pepka, Petronics
Jon Steinmetz, Hoglund Law Office
Rod Roath, Money Matters
5 years
Barb Adams, Executive Coaching Insight
Emily Thompson, Liberty Title
Matt Novotny, IncreaseYourRankings
Michael McNamara, MJM Law
Ted Christopher, Verterra Energy
Zem Davis, SIVAAD Companies

Thank You members for your support and friendship throughout the years!
Happy Anniversary!


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