Burlington, VT- The BBA announced today the winners of the 2017 BBA Annual Awards, which will be presented at the Annual Dinner & Meeting on April 6th at the Hilton Burlington. The awards and winners include: TIM HALVORSON AWARD FOR BUSINESS PERSON OF THE YEAR Awarded to David Provost, Vice President for Finance & Administration […]
Burlington, VT- The Burlington Business Association (BBA) is excited to announce Seventh Generation as the winner of the 2017 BBA Business of the Year award. This award is made in recognition of exemplary business practices, contributions to the community, promotion of a positive image for Burlington, and business success.
Burlington, VT- The Burlington Business Association (BBA) is proud to name Select Design as the 2017 winners of the Hertzel Pasackow Architectural Excellence Award. Established in 1986, the award honors Hertzel Pasackow, owner of the Mayfair on upper Church Street, and founding member of both the BBA and the Church Street Marketplace. This award honors “significant […]
Burlington, VT- The Burlington Business Association (BBA) is proud to announce David Provost, Vice President for Finance & Administration at Middlebury College, as the winner of the 2017 Tim Halvorson Business Person of the Year Award. Before starting his job at Middlebury College in January, Provost spent 12 years at Champlain College as Senior Vice […]
Burlington, VT- In recognition of their service to Chittenden county, as well as their contribution to our local economy, the Burlington Business Association (BBA) is excited to recognize the Vermont Air National Guard (VTANG) at the 2017 BBA Annual Dinner. This will be the first time the BBA has included a special recognition of this […]
The creation of the Downtown Parking and Transportation Council was approved by a unanimous vote of the City Council on January 23rd meeting. It was one of several initiatives approved in a package of important next steps outlined the Downtown Parking & Transportation Plan. In 2017 The Burlington Business Association will take on a key […]
Founded last fall, Together For Progress (T4P) is a collaborative effort between the Burlington Business Association, Local Motion, AARP, LCRCC and CCRPC. The goal of this core group was to champion projects that would ensure Burlington’s future as one of America’s most livable small cities. Together For Progress debuted by vigorously supporting ballot items #3 & […]
Join us for the BBA’s popular annual celebration of the business community! Event includes a cocktail hour, dinner, a live auction, annual meeting and award ceremony to honor Burlington’s best! Register Here for the 2017 BBA ANNUAL DINNER & AWARDS on Thursday, April 6th from 5-9 pm at the Hilton Burlington for a very special evening with the Burlington Business Association.
Mayor Miro Weinberger today released new principles and announced the pursuit of new initiatives to address the deepening opioid crisis in the region that has resulted in a significant 38 percent increase in opioid-related deaths in Vermont. In Chittenden County, indicators such as retail theft and opioid-related arrests also show a growing crisis. The City […]
Committee Report by DAG Chair and BBA Board Member, Kara Alnasrawi The Downtown Action Group (DAG) had a productive 2016. We had our second successful ‘Adopt Your Sidewalk’ cleanup event, which focused on Cherry Street. This event was well attended and received local news coverage.