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


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.  Find out more about TCT Federal Credit Union. Cost… 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 »


February Networking Breakfast

    February’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, February 5, 7:30-8:30 am at Prolific Marketing,  27 Kent Street, Suite 107B in Ballston Spa. Prolific Marketing is a full-service marketing firm, specializing in creative, quality, affordable marketing tactics for small businesses. Offerings including web design, social media management, email marketing, graphic design & print materials, video &… Read more »


January Networking Breakfast

Because the first Tuesday of the month falls on New Year’s Day,  January’s Networking Breakfast will be the second Tuesday of the month, January 8, from 7:30 t0 8:30 am, hosted by Brookside Nursery, 824 Route 67. Brookside Nursery is one of the area’s best regarded landscaping and garden businesses.  The garden center has been… 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 »