|Avon's First Women CEO To Deliver Annual Meeting Keynote |
Our Annual Meeting Dinner and Awards Ceremony will be Thursday, November 20th from 5:30pm-8:00pm at Pleasant Valley Country Club in Sutton. We are pleased to welcome Andrea Jung as our keynote speaker. Jung carries an extensive and impressive resume, and will share her insights of how to the Blackstone Valley can help pioneer the future of our 21st century digital revolution, just as we pioneered the American Industrial Revolution.
We will also honor three outstanding members of our community for their work to help preserve and advance the Blackstone Valley. Awards include Cornerstone, Gerry Gaudette Extra Mile, and Preservation Leadership. We will also pay special tribute to Massachusetts State Representative George Peterson, who retired this past June after 20 years of service.
Reservations required. $55 members, $65 non-members. Reserved tables of10 available.
|Manufacturing Matching Grant Program |
The Massachusetts State Legislature has again appropriated $250,000 to SBANE for the expressed purpose of providing high-powered private consulting expertise to small and medium-sized Massachusetts-based manufacturers undergoing a business transition.
SBANE is now accepting applications for the 2014-2015 program. To be eligible, companies must be manufacturing companies based in Massachusetts and must meet the criteria used by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to define a manufacturing corporation. That information is available by clicking here. Please email Sarah Henry at email@example.com or by calling 781-890-9070 ext 227 with any questions about the program