Most meetings are held the 2nd Tuesday’s of each month.

A Reservation is required to attend.

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Regular monthly meetings are held at The Corner Coworking – 225 Railway St E. Cochrane. Conveniently located just outside of Downtown Cochrane. We are just east of the Carwash Corral and the Cochrane Bottle Depot.


The CBN meetings & events are geared towards the needs of most all business people!

Current learning and topics of interest are offered with the utilization of:

  • Workshops,
  • Special Guest Speakers and
  • Networking!


The CBN is geared towards:

  • New & Future Start Up Businesses,
  • Home Based Businesses,
  • Sales People,
  • Supervisors, Managers,
  • Executives and
  • Business Owners.

Did you know…

In today’s business world, businesses are built on relationships!

The CBN helps you to naturally build & nurture those ever-important trusting relationships!


Future topics will include:

  • Introduction to Networking – Learn how to make it work for you!
  • Elevator Speeches – Learn how to be quick & effective with your message!
  • Social Media for Business – How & Why it works.
  • LinkedIn – The world’s most powerful free online networking tool.
  • Marketing & Advertising – How to get your word out so others will listen!
  • Goals & the Plans to make them attainable for your success.
  • Accounting and Tax Tips for Business.
  • Strategies and techniques for business and sales.
  • What others have done to become successful!


Attend our monthly meetings and special events.
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  • Much more affordable than most any business network.
  • Fees are kept to a minimum to cover our operating & administration costs.
  • Go to the Registration & Purchase Section:
    See the price for each individual event.
Payments confirm your seat & reservation – Accepted online only at this website.


If you attended the CBN in years past from 2005 to 2012 you will recognize us many of the leaders and attendees.

  • Jim Messner
    Founder of the original CBN, which quickly grew to include 5 more chapters in Calgary. (Calgary chapters are now operated by a different organization.)

Jim has owned several different successful businesses and has been an executive in others. His favorite highlites include:

  • VP Marketing for a professional NASCAR Racing Team.
  • Owned a successful Real Estate Business for 10 years.
  • Developed a Community Based Awareness Program for Children & Families.

Jim is currently the Manager of Business Development for a local business and he enjoys teaching and personally coaching sales people and business owners. Jim and his family have lived in Cochrane for over 30 years!

Invest an hour of your time – in yourself and in your business!


  • Your Business Cards and/or Brochures. (There will be a table for this).
  • Your Associates, Employees & others who will benefit.

If you are thinking of starting a business in the future…

The timing is perfect for you to join us too!