Women’s Leadership Lunch: The Art of Networking Beyond the Handshake
Disclaimer: All Women’s Leadership Lunches are open to everyone. These programs are planned by our Women’s Leadership Committee. Some programs may be skewed towards women in the workplace but are appropriate for men unless otherwise described.
We all know how important networking is in business and how essential it is to make strong connections with others. But, have you ever wondered if you’re doing enough or if you’re being as effective as you could be?
Networking exposes you to:
- A broader range of business opportunities
- Potential clients and referral partners
- Mentors who can contribute to your individual growth
- And so much more!
Join us to learn more about the power of networking, marketing, and relationship selling from Guest Speaker Marianne Biangardi with UHY Advisors. She will teach you about how to stay visible and the most effective ways to meet the right people!
Business Development Client Service Leader, UHY Advisors
Marianne Biangardi is a Business Development and Client Service Leader for UHY Advisors. Her main roles are in brand visibility, lead generation, client relations as well marketing for the firm. Her clients and connections are predominantly in the Manufacturing, Distribution, Construction and Not-For-Profit industries. She has a gift and passion for connecting people and was recently nominated as one of the “Top 100 People to Know to Succeed in Business” – From the St. Louis SBM. Marianne is an international bestselling author in the Owning Your GRIT anthologies. She is an active member in the American Subcontractors Association Midwest Council, SITE Improvement, The Association General Contractors, The Employee Community Partnership Council at Fontbonne University, G.R.I.T. Community, and was recently elected to the board of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC). Marianne has a passion for helping others and goes out of her way to do so when she can. Her talents include building strategic partnerships and maintaining client relationships.
Marianne Biangardi joins UHY today as a Sr. Associate, Marketing and Business Development. Marianne will support the St. Louis and Kansas City and Houston offices. Marianne has been married to her husband Matt for over 20 years, she is a mom of three kids Zoey (15) Claire (13) Ronin (10). She also has enjoys spending time with her pets, 2 cats and her German Shephard. She enjoys fitness, walking and listening to podcasts although she spends most of her time currently driving her 3 kids to their sporting events and activities. She is also an avid sports fan and her favorite teams to follow are the St. Louis Blues Hockey and the Kansas City Chiefs.