SBANE is thankful for the support of our Business Partners. Please take some time to learn more about the companies listed below by clicking on the individual names.
When you partner with Bank of America Merrill Lynch, our global network of specialists find the ideal solutions for linking your business with capital, financial solutions and industry expertise around the world. We provide comprehensive market, industry, product and advisory expertise. Our unmatched scale and resources make it easier for you to do things like access capital, increase cash flow or expand geographically.
Whether you’re looking for auto and home insurance for your family, liability insurance for your business, or benefits for your employees, Eastern Insurance has a range of solutions to meet your needs. Our expertise and partnership with leading carriers allows us to deliver insurance protection that’s in your best interest.
East West Bank is a full-service commercial bank serving consumers and businesses throughout the U.S. and in Greater China. For businesses, we offer a complete line of products and services, in addition to an experienced staff that is committed to helping their customers’ enterprises succeed. At East West Bank, we build bridges. We provide the important financial link that can turn opportunities into growth and prosperity.
An Instinct for Growth
Growth means something different to every organization. Increasing sales. Improving internal processes. Leveraging new technologies. Going global. Financing and M &A. At Grant Thornton we understand that it’s a balancing act: You need both reason and instinct to unlock your potential for growth.
Grant Thornton LLP is the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd, one of the six global accounting, tax and advisory organizations. Through member firms in more than 100 countries, including 50 offices in the United States, the partners and employees of Grant Thornton International Ltd member firms provide personalized attention and the highest quality service to public and private clients around the globe. With strong business and financial acumen, Grant Thornton helps clients solve problems, manage risk and seize opportunities to reach their growth objectives.
Grant Thornton’s New England offices have provided professional services to the New England market for over 40 years. Serving our clients throughout our five New England offices, we offer services including:
- Audit and advisory
- Tax compliance and consulting
- Private wealth management for business owners
- Corporate finance
- Technology advisory
- Compensation and benefits services
- Forensic accounting
- Internal audit
- Recovery and reorganization
- Merger and acquisitions
- Financial performance improvement
Grant Thornton has partnered with SBANE for several years, and the relationship continues to grow stronger. SBANE provides the opportunity to network, get involved and make meaningful connections with others. Grant Thornton has been able to serve many businesses in New England through profitable connections cultivated through SBANE events.
Homisco Inc. is a global provider of telecommunications software solutions, system integration and Software as a Service (SaaS) for wireless and wireline carriers, hospitality, and enterprise markets. Whether you’re a hotel looking to upgrade your voicemail and wake up services, a small office looking to install a state of the art voice system, or a carrier looking for new post-paid and pre-paid cell phone billing solutions, Homisco has what you need.
Business Partner. Trusted Advisor.
LeClairRyan is a full-service law firm providing corporate counsel and legal representation to a variety of clients throughout the nation. In every matter we handle, we strive to become our client’s business partner and trusted advisor. In this role, we apply our knowledge, insight and skill to help clients achieve their business objectives while managing and minimizing their legal risks, difficulties and expenses.
LeClairRyan’s Boston, Mass., office is the third largest of our 21 offices nationwide, offering clients the talents of attorneys in a variety of areas of law, including:
- Corporate law
- Labor and employment
- Commercial contracts
- Venture capital
- Bank finance and lending
- Financial services
- Professional liability defense
- Products liability defense
- Business litigation
Local Insight. Global Reach.
LeClairRyan has a strong presence in the northeastern and mid-Atlantic regions and has two offices on the West Coast, and through the legal networks in which we participate, we can provide representation in all 50 states and foreign jurisdictions. By proactively positioning ourselves in this manner, we are able to offer clients the benefit of local insight with global reach.
With the notable depth our Boston attorneys offer clients, this office is a reliable source of skilled counsel to our national client base. In addition, LeClairRyan’s office footprint and nation-wide reach are equally beneficial to our Massachusetts-based clients. When legal issues outside the practice areas handled by our Boston attorneys arise, they have a full-service bench of attorneys behind them to call on for assistance. LeClairRyan offers clients nationwide the talents of approximately 350 attorneys in more than 80 practices.
Bill Norman, a shareholder in our Boston office, is an active SBANE member and has enjoyed a successful corporate law practice for more than 30 years. Bill’s practice includes a three-pronged approach to the business life cycle: start-up and emerging companies; middle market companies; and exit planning and execution. Bill also authors LeClairRyan’s M&A Law blog. Please contact Bill at 617.502.5723 or email@example.com to learn more about LeClairRyan’s involvement with SBANE.
To learn more about LeClairRyan’s Boston office, please contact Kevin Kenneally, office leader, at 617.502.8220 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Please visit www.leclairryan.com to learn more about LeClairRyan.
Experience the power of being understood.
A one-size-fits all approach is not the way to solve today’s complex business challenges. At McGladrey, our solutions are rooted in a deep understanding of you, your business and your industry. As the fifth largest U.S. provider of accounting, tax and consulting services and a member of RSM International, the sixth largest network of independent accounting, tax and consulting firms worldwide, McGladrey has the global capabilities with the local touch needed to address the critical business challenges and opportunities facing New England’s leading companies.
McGladrey has been providing professional services to the New England market for over 40 years offering a full array of assurance, tax and consulting services to address the range of complex business, technology and industry challenges our clients face both today and tomorrow. Our customized service offerings include:
- Risk Advisory
- Financial Advisory
- International Business
McGladrey’s long-standing partnership with SBANE provides New England’s small businesses with access to nearly 6,500 professionals and associates in more than 70 offices nationwide in order to assist with their most complex accounting, reporting, tax and risk containment issues. Our professionals strive to provide insight into critical areas of their operations to achieve the highest level of performance.
Experience the power of being understood. Contact Chris MacKenzie, Office Managing Partner – Boston at email@example.com or 617.912.9000.
Colonial Life is a leader in voluntary benefits and benefit communications and a proud partner with SBANE. New England Enrollment Strategies (NEES) is the local general agency for Colonial Life and one the number one voluntary benefits, benefits communication and enrollment form in New England.
NEES and Colonial Life:
- Help employers control benefit expenses by providing voluntary benefits to help employees pay for what their core benefits do not cover.
- Provide comprehensive benefits education to help employees understand and appreciate the benefits available to them at work.
- Provide enrollment and administrative support that can take the burden off of an employer.
NEES supports over 1,000 commercial clients ranging from 5 to 25,000 employees through the broker community and public sector. NEES brings a myriad of “value-added” products and services to the marketplace with a dedicated team of over 50 agents throughout the entire northeast.
Meridien Benefits, Inc. assists corporate clients by developing, maintaining and communicating benefit programs for your most valuable resources, your executives and employees. We help our clients accumulate, preserve and transfer personal wealth. Our team approach, through commitment to excellence, is dedicated to providing a client-centered service. We value a trusting and confidential relationship with each client. With over 500 corporate clients and $1 billion in assets under management, our experience will work for you.
Raytheon is an international aerospace and defense company headquartered in Waltham, Mass. Our four businesses work together to craft solutions for a wide variety of government and commercial customers. Integrated Defense Systems specializes in air and missile defense, large land- and sea-based radars and systems for managing command, control, communications, computers and intelligence (C4I). It also produces air traffic management systems, sonars, torpedoes and electronic systems for ships.
Santander Holdings USA, Inc. is a member of the Santander Group and the parent company of Santander Bank, N.A. Santander Group is a network of diversified global retail and commercial banks, with a presence in 10 main markets including the United States, Germany, United Kingdom, Poland, Brazil, Mexico, Chile, Argentina, Spain and Portugal. Founded in 1857, Santander Group has more than 102 million customers, approximately 14,600 branches – more than any other bank – and nearly 190,000 employees. Santander was recognized as 2012 Best Global Bank by Euromoney magazine, ranked second “Greenest Global Bank” in 2013 by Bloomberg BusinessWeek and was named 2013 “Sustainable Global Bank of the Year – Transactions” by the Financial Times. For more information about Santander, visit http://www.santander.com.
Founded in 1907 by Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis, SBLI has protected hundreds of thousands of families and business owners with affordable, dependable life insurance. Known for a convenient and hassle-free approach, SBLI specializes in providing coverage that fits specific needs and budgets. SBLI has consistently earned an A+ (Superior) rating from A.M. Best for financial strength. Visit SBLI.com to learn more.
TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®, is one of the 10 largest banks in the United States, delivering full-scale solutions to nearly 8 million customers from Maine to Florida. TD Bank offers customers an array of retail, small business and commercial banking products with legendary service and unparalleled convenience.
TD Bank is a financially strong, well-capitalized and committed banking partner for businesses and individuals alike, with about 1,300 convenient locations and 1,900 TD Bank-owned ATMs. TD Bank’s nearly 28,000 diverse employees work in unison to offer exceptional products and services that are easy to use and easy to understand.
At a time when many banks scaled back from the market, TD Bank bucked the trend. Throughout the downturn, the bank continued to lend to businesses, created jobs, and added new locations along the East Coast.
TD Bank continues to be a market leader in small business and commercial lending, through traditional loans and lines of credit, specialty financing, and government-backed small business loan programs. As a bank of local lenders making local loans, local decision-making ensures that the unique challenges and opportunities of each market are understood and considered. TD Bank is committed to helping businesses of all sizes grow and be successful, and our message to business is, “We’re here to lend, when you’re ready to borrow.”
In every community, TD Bank is a local, one-stop banking shop, offering personal and business banking, lending, leasing, investments, and international services to meet customers’ financial needs. TD Bank is also growing its teams in Asset Based Lending, Equipment Finance, Treasury Management and Merchant Services, as well as international services including Global Trade Finance and Foreign Exchange.
For more information on TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank, please call 1-888-751-9000, visit any TD Bank store, or visit us online at www.TDBank.com.
Cross Insurance is New England’s largest independently owned insurance agency. Family owned and operated, Cross Insurance has been serving the region’s business community for over 50 years. TGA Cross is the MA headquarters for Cross Insurance and specializes in risk management consultations and customized property & casualty and group benefit programs for companies of all sizes, with a focus on emerging markets and new technologies which is often underserved. Cross Insurance is a single source solution for all of your insurance needs.