EXECONNECT Hampton Roads

Business + Relationships = Success

We believe quality, high-level relationships expand our circle of influence.

Since 2009, EXECONNECT Hampton Roads has assimilated strong business relationships that improve the economic impact of the Hampton Roads region and beyond.

EXECONNECT is the by-invitation-only executive group in Hampton Roads that provides business owners and other accomplished C-Suite leaders the opportunity to expand their sphere of influence personally and professionally through quality networking events in a distinguished atmosphere.

The purpose of EXECONNECT is to develop relationships with the right local people creating a business culture of purpose and intention. Our signature event is the Executive Luncheon. This luncheon is by-invitation-only and has limited seating. The Executive Luncheon is held on the 2nd Wednesday of every month (except August and December).


Executive Luncheon

2nd Wednesday every month at noon

BY INVITATION ONLY | Limited Seating


Town Point Club World Trade Center 101 W. Main St., Ste 300, Norfolk, VA 23510


You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in others than you can in two years by trying to get others interested in you.
— Dale Carnegie



Polly White, COO — Gather

Polly White

Polly White

Polly White is a founding partner with and COO of Gather, a professional coworking community. Gather currently has three locations in Richmond that provide collaborative and creative workspace to more than 500 businesses. Gather’s newest and flagship location will be opening in Norfolk in June at 500 East Main Street. A second Hampton Roads location will open in the Tech Center, Newport News in August. Together with the Richmond locations, Gather will provide a community to more than 1,000 businesses.   

 A serial entrepreneur, business consultant and speaker, Polly is known throughout the US and internationally from her columns in Entrepreneur.com and Richmond.com among others. She has written two award-winning books with her business partner and husband, Doug.    

Polly gives back to the community through her work with nonprofits, chambers of commerce, foundations and boards.  


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