Networking

 

Breakfast Networking Mixers – The breakfasts are held the first Tuesday of each month (unless otherwise stipulated) from 7:30 to 8:30 am  and hosted by different BSBPA member businesses and organizations who provide continental style breakfast fare (can be hot and/or cold: (i.e. Bagels, baked goods, egg dish, fruit, juice, coffee, decaf, hot tea, etc.).  It is a great opportunity to showcase your business and to bring other members of the community in who may otherwise not be aware of your business.  The BSBPA and the host split the entry fee, with the host receiving $4.50 for each person that attends the mixer to help offset the cost.

Evening Networking Mixers with Local Chambers – The BSBPA holds a joint evening mixer twice each year, one with the Saratoga County Chamber and one with the Chamber of Southern Saratoga County.  These are jointly hosted by both members of the BSBPA and a chamber member, as well. The purpose is to bring in other members from surrounding areas into Ballston Spa community who may not otherwise be aware of the business.  The BSBPA and the host benefits financially splitting the entry fee for each person that attends the mixer to help offset the cost.

Annual Meeting & Community Mixer – The Annual Meeting & Mixer is usually held the third Monday in March in place of the regular board meeting.  This is an opportunity for members and non-members to socialize, review BSBPA accomplishments and look forward to the upcoming year.

Holiday Mixer – The Holiday Mixer celebrates all the great business owners, volunteers and community members that help make Ballston Spa a wonderful place to live and work.  The event is typically held in December.

News


March Networking Breakfast

  March’s networking breakfast is Tuesday, March 3 from 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by Community Emergency Corps, 78 Thompson Street in Ballston Spa. Community Emergency Corps is a non-profit emergency medical service organization that serves the citizens of the Village of Ballston Spa, the Town of Milton, part of the Town of Ballston, and the Middlegrove… Read more »


BSBPA 2020 Community Mixer and Annual Meeting

    As a result of the evolving COVID-19 situation, and following best practice guidelines, the BSBPA’s Annual Meeting, originally scheduled for Monday, March 23, has been postponed.  We are looking to work with Next Door Kitchen & Bar on a future date to hold the event.       Ballston Spa Business & Professional… Read more »


February Networking Breakfast

February’s networking breakfast is Tuesday, February 4 from 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by First Presbyterian Church of Ballston Spa, 22 West High Street. The First Presbyterian Church of Ballston Spa was founded in 1834.  Its distinctive 1835 structure is the oldest church building in the village and features a Tiffany-created stained glass window.  The faith community… Read more »


January Networking Breakfast

January’s networking breakfast is Tuesday, January 7 from 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by The Medbery Day Spa, 48 Front Street in Ballston Spa. The Medbery Day Spa is located inside the historic Medbery Inn on Front Street in Ballston Spa. Built in 1804, this 215 year old building has kept a wonderful secret hidden within the… Read more »


November Networking Breakfast

November’s Networking breakfast is Tuesday, November 5, 7:30-8:30 am,  hosted by Nomad Coffee & Crepes, 80 Milton Avenue. In its relatively short time on the village’s main drag of Milton Avenue, Nomad Coffee & Crepes, the fabulously vintage “pocket” café and bar has become a bit of a local legend.  Started by young entrepreneur Nick… Read more »


October Networking Breakfast

The October Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, October 1 from 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by Sherry Hoffman Insurance, 415 Geyser Road in Ballston Spa. As a State Farm Insurance agent, Sherry Hoffman, and her staff, make it their mission to help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected and realize their dreams. Sherry… Read more »


September Networking Breakfast

  September’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, September 3, hosted by Milton Pack & Ship, 15 Trieble Avenue (in the Hannaford shopping plaza). Milton Pack & Ship is the go-to resource for packing, shipping, printing and business service needs of the residents and businesses of Ballston Spa. In addition to packing and shipping “almost anything to almost… Read more »


May Networking Breakfast

May’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, May 7, from 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by Healing in Motion, LLC, 160 Milton Avenue in Ballston Spa. Billie McCann, OTR/L, earned her degree in Occupational Therapy from Utica College of Syracuse University. Her experience includes working with adults and children with a variety of disabilities.  Her special focus is on… Read more »


BSBPA 2019 Community Mixer and Annual Meeting

Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association 2019 Community Mixer & Annual Meeting March 18, 2019, 6:00 – 8:00 pm, Next Door Kitchen & Bar The BSBPA will be hosting its Community Mixer and Annual Meeting and we would like you to join us! The evening will begin with a social hour at 6 pm, including a cash… Read more »


BSBPA Holiday Mixer

You are cordially invited! 5:30 pm Light Fare Buffet and Cash Bar 7:00 pm Door Prizes and 50/50 Raffle Join us for a festive evening! $25 per person.  Online pre-registration is now closed.  Pay at the door–cash, check or credit card accepted.  RSVP (appreciated but not mandatory) to info@ballston.org or 518 885-2772      


December Networking Breakfast

  December’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, December 4, 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by the Saratoga County Historical Society at Brookside Museum, 6 Charlton Street in Ballston Spa. (http://www.brooksidemuseum.org) Built in the 1790’s, Brookside Museum is one of Ballston Spa’s most iconic buildings, home to the Saratoga County Historical Society.  The mission of the SCHS is to keep history… Read more »


November Networking Breakfast

  November’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, November 6, 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by Trustco Bank, Milton Branch, 2 Trieble Avenue in Ballston Spa.   Trustco Bank has provided high quality financial products and services since opening for business in 1902. Today, Trustco Bank has 148 branch locations, including three in the Ballston Spa/Malta community. The Bank believes in… Read more »