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Business People Mingling




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Jennifer Lynn Robinson, Esquire is the CEO of Purposeful Networking. She is a speaker, consultant, emcee, moderator and media contributor.  Her expertise is in strategic networking, communications, public speaking, and workplace relations. Jennifer also does motivational speaking centered on the themes of storytelling and resilience following her own recovery and reinvention after a near death accident. She gave a TEDx talk on change and disruption in June 2020. Jennifer is a media contributor who has been featured both locally and nationally. Some of her media coverage includes: Cheddar, CBS, NBC, PHL17, FOX, Forbes, The Huffington Post, Thrive Global, Chicago Tribune and Philadelphia Magazine.


Jennifer also serves as a brand ambassador and has hosted various events and campaigns. You can follow her through her "Being Fancy in Philly & Beyond" Facebook group and @beingfancyinphilly on Instagram. Some of the brands Jennifer has worked with include Tiffany & Co, Ted Baker, Lilly Pulitzer, REALM Jewelry and MinkeeBlue. 

Jennifer was named the Top Small Business Influencer of 2018 (Fit Business), one of the 45 Philly Business Influencers to Follow on Twitter 2018 (Philadelphia Magazine), “Best Networker” 2018 (Philly Current Magazine), and “Power Woman” 2017 (Main Line Today). She was featured as one of “Philly’s Faces” by the Jewish Exponent in July 2020.

She received her Bachelor of Arts from Haverford College and her law degree from Villanova School of Law. She worked as a litigator in the Philadelphia region before venturing into the entrepreneur world. Jennifer holds certifications in Event Planning, Non-Profit Management, Social Media Marketing, Hospitality & Tourism and Conflict Resolution. She is also a certified virtual presenter. Jennifer lives outside Philadelphia, PA with her husband Walter and their two rescue pitbulls Jake and Lilly.

You can learn more at and follow Jennifer at @areyounetworked.