Colin Hilliard Joins BBA as Program Director of Advocacy and Member Engagement

The Burlington Business Association (BBA) is pleased to announce that Colin Hilliard has joined their team as Program Director of Advocacy and Member Engagement.

Colin’s work with the BBA will focus on advancing the BBA’s work to make Burlington a great place to live, work, and do business. He will work with the business community, as well as public and private stakeholders, to execute outreach and education campaigns that further the organization’s advocacy efforts. Colin’s role will also concentrate on further improving the organization’s ability to engage with both member businesses and the greater Burlington community through innovative digital media campaigns and the production of social, networking, and educational events. These communications and events will continue to ensure the BBA’s advocacy is inclusive for both Burlington’s citizens and business community.

Colin attended the University of Vermont’s Grossman School of Business, graduating with Bachelor’s Degree in 2014. Colin’s background is in account management, digital marketing strategy, and community organizing. He was previously at as a Digital Advisor for Major Accounts where he managed accounts of large automotive dealer groups across the country and developed wide-ranging digital marketing strategies for clients.  He has a passion for community engagement and public policy; inspired from his work in digital strategy and field operations on numerous local political campaigns.

The BBA is a member organization made up of Burlington based businesses that advocates on behalf of Burlington’s business community. Our alliance of more than 260 diverse businesses shares the goal of stewarding and promoting Burlington’s economic vitality.