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21May

NSBA to Host Briefing Call on Immigration Reform - May 30

NSBA to Host Briefing Call on Immigration Reform - May 30 On Thursday, May 30 at 1:00 p.m. EDT, NSBA will host a teleconference to discuss immigration reform and how the various proposals being debated in Congress today could impact your business. In addition to NSBA experts, the call will feature Mr. Alvaro M. Bedoya, Chief Counsel for the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology & the Law. 

10May

SBANE Announces the Winners of the 2013 New England Innovation Awards

Judges chose eight winners from an impressive pool of 204 nominees WALTHAM, Mass., May 9, 2013- The Smaller Business Association of New England (SBANE) has announced the eight winners of the prestigious 2013 SBANE New England Innovation Awards. The winners, narrowed from a list of 20 finalists, were announced at the May 8th Evening of Innovation program held at the Westin Hotel, Waltham, MA. 

08Jan

SBANE Teamed Up With RunLittleFoot to Host Holiday Shoe Drive

In December, SBANE teamed up with RunLittlefoot to support a great cause to provide much needed shoes to children and adults in need*. We are happy to announce that, thanks to your generosity, it was a huge success! We collected 117 pairs of shoes: 22 pairs of children's shoes (mostly brand new) are headed to Cradles to Crayons in Brighton, where they provide homeless and low income children with the essentials they need to thrive and 95 pairs of adult shoes will be distributed to shelters in Boston. 

30Oct

DEADLINE EXTENDED for SBANE's Manufacturing Matching Grant Program

Due to power outages and widespread damage caused by Hurricane Sandy, SBANE has extended the deadline for the Manufacturing Matching Grant Program. The new deadline will be Tuesday, November 6th, 2012 by 5:00 pm.  

23Oct

SBANE Holds Annual Meeting in Waltham

Brian Schmidt of Google gives Keynote Address, 11 companies receive Profitable Connections Awards WALTHAM - SBANE’s Annual Meeting, held Thursday, October 18th at the Westin Hotel in Waltham, brought out 250 business owners and CEOs to elect the Board of Directors, listen to a keynote address and witness eleven companies receive a “Profitable Connections Award”. 

10Aug

SBANE President Announces Staff Change

Bob Baker, SBANE President, announces two staff changes within SBANE.  Valerie Benedict, Communications and Programs Director for SBANE for the past nine years, has retired and will return to San Antonio, Texas.  Valerie has accepted our offer to continue as SBANE's designer/developer, so you will still see her influence in our brochures and promotional materials. I am pleased to announce that Susan Barber has accepted the position of Communications and Programs Director for SBANE.  Susan brings a wealth of experience to this position and is a welcome addition to our staff.  Some of you may have already met Susan as she has been a familiar face at some of our events.  Please join me in welcoming Susan and saying "good-bye and good luck" to Valerie. 

05Jun

SBANE Partners with Google to get Rhode Island Businesses Online

Websites are now free for Rhode Island businesses! At SBANE, we believe the web is an essential platform for all of our members. That’s why we’ve joined Rhode Island Get Your Business Online a Google-led program that provides the tools and resources for Rhode Island businesses to get online and succeed online. The program includes: 

23May

SBANE Partners with Google to get Massachusetts Businesses Online

Websites are now free for Massachusetts businesses! At the SBANE, we believe the web is an essential platform for all of our members. That’s why we’ve joined Massachusetts Get Your Business Online a Google-led program that provides the tools and resources for Massachusetts businesses to get online and succeed online. The program includes: 

17May

SBANE Announces the Winners of the 2012 Innovation Awards

SBANE Announces the Winners of the 2012 Innovation Awards  

07Apr

SBANE Announces the Finalists for the 2012 Innovation Awards

For Immediate Release