The Kannapolis TIPs Networking Group meets at 1:15 p.m. on Wednesdays at Plaster Creations, 1010 Cloverleaf Plaza, Kannapolis, NC 704-721-0003.
The free meet-and-greet will showcase local businesses.
Each participant is asked to prepare a brief "commercial" about their business.
People also are encouraged to bring business cards or handouts.
For more information or to RSVP, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.