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


December Networking Breakfast

  December’s Networking breakfast is Tuesday, December 3, 7:30-8:30 am,  hosted by Saha Yoga, 12 Washington Street in Ballston Spa. Saha is a Sanskrit word that means coming together, interdependence, cooperation. The word speaks directly to the Saha vision of building a yoga community that thrives on connecting with each other, while on an individual… Read more »


BSBPA Holiday Mixer

  Join us for a festive evening! You are cordially invited to the Ballston Spa Business and Professional Association’s Holiday Mixer Monday, December 16 at The Brickyard Tavern, 70 Milton Avenue in Ballston Spa 5:30 pm Light hot and cold buffet 7:00 pm- Fabulous door prizes and 50/50 raffle $25 per person Pre-pay/pre-registration below or… 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 »


August Networking Breakfast

August’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, August 6, hosted by TCT Federal Credit Union, 416 Rowland Street. TCT was founded in 1959 by a small group of teachers, and school staff, who wanted to pool their savings together to loan each other money when banks would not. 60 years later, they provide loans and banking services… Read more »


July Networking Breakfast

July’s Networking Breakfast will be held Tuesday, July 2 from 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by The Store at Rebuilding Together Saratoga County, 132 Milton Avenue in Ballston Spa. Rebuilding Together Saratoga County partners with volunteers year round to ensure that homeowners in need can live independently in safe and healthy homes and build healthy neighborhoods through… Read more »


June Networking Breakfast

  June’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, June 4, from 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by Ribbon Cafe, 11 Prospect Street in Ballston Spa. Ribbon Cafe was founded in 2018 in honor of Jennifer Myers who passed away from breast cancer in September 2017.  At Ribbon Cafe, “Today is a gift that we will embrace and honor her… 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 »


April Networking Breakfast

April’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, April 2, from 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by the Ballston Area Seniors at the Milton Community Center, 310 Northline Road in Ballston Spa. The mission of the Ballston Area Senior Citizens is to provide a quality-of-life enrichment opportunity and experience for Ballston Area Seniors members.  Members meet for weekly pot-luck lunches… Read more »


March Networking Breakfast

  March’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, March 5, 7:30-8:30 am at Ballston Spa Country Club, 1366 Amsterdam Road (Route 67) in Ballston Spa. Ballston Spa Country Club was  established in 1925.  BSCC is an exemplary parkland design and is one of the best maintained golf courses in the area, offering challenging golf courses and packages in… 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 »