Grace Fika, Deputy Chief Election Officer for the upcoming 2011 municipal election, will be speaking at the event. She will be speaking about how to run for mayor or council as well as giving information about the November 17 election.

Attendance is free for employees of businesses that are members of the Fort St. John Chamber of Commerce. For non-members, Synergy FSJ membership is $25 annually.

Synergy FSJ is a network of young professionals in the Fort St. John area, and has ties with the Chamber of Commerce. It plans social events, conferences and keynote speakers.

Also in the works is a mentorship program that will match a young entrepreneur with an experienced mentor.

The September mingler will be held in the boardroom of Urban Systems, 10808 100 Street at 5:30 p.m.

For more information on Synergy FSJ, visit its website.