Washington DC Business Networking and Professional Development Group



The Business Development Council (BDC) is an exclusive, invitation-only networking group dedicated to the formation of strong, long-term referral relationships among business owners and high profile industry leaders from around the Washington DC area.  The BDC mission of  beneficial & trustworthy bonds between members is supported  through monthly “group” meetings, as well as one-on-one “individual” meetings between members.  

Each member of BDC is a recognized leader in their respective field with a minimum of 10 years of experience in their industry. Each member enjoys exclusivity within their business area, and each holds a vote on the acceptance of any new potential member.

The BDC convenes on the second Wednesday of every month from 12 – 1:30pm at The Meltzer Group corporate headquarters in Bethesda, Maryland. Additionally, the BDC hosts education business seminars throughout the year throughout the Washington DC area.


Upcoming Events

November 2018 BDC General Meeting

Wednesday, November 14, 2018: 12pm – 1:30pm

Offices Of LaPrima Catering
5105 Berwyn Rd #101
College Park, MD 20817

Speaker: Dave Evans/Dina Silnicky


December 2018 BDC General Meeting

Wednesday, December 12, 2018: 12pm – 1:30pm

Capital One Bank-2 Bethesda Metro Center, Room 6161,Bethesda, MD 20814

Speaker: Sebastian Mascarenhas