ABNA Membership 2017-07-05T11:02:16+00:00

Mission Statement - Alpine Business Networking Association

The association is organized to create and nurture an atmosphere where our small business owners, merchants, educators, bankers, health and other professionals, and concerned citizens, by participating in the various group activities can render mutual support and promotion, and ensure the strength of our local economy.
Alpine Business Networking Association is a local non-profit association of business professionals dedicated to generating new business for the membership through networking.

We understand the process of building a business: Hard work, sacrifice, dedication, and talent are needed to succeed. In addition, quality community contacts are required for the growth and health of any enterprise.

Our organization brings together the contacts businesses need to succeed in today’s marketplace. We take pride in helping our members by using each other’s services and by referring our members to other individuals in need of their services.

We expect and receive high quality professionalism from our members. Through our monthly meetings, we build a strong camaraderie among our membership. We are dedicated to seeing our family succeed.

Application Form

If you prefer to complete the ABNA membership application online, please complete all of the information in the Online Membership Application Form by clicking the link below or you can download the hard copy application to complete.

ABNA Membership Application Form
1. Schedule/Format of Meetings: This is a business network group whose main intent is to bring together business people in a casual atmosphere to network and support business among our members. See Website for more info.

2. Meetings/Socials: Meetings are scheduled for the 3rd Thursday of every month at 5:30, locations listed on website. There will be a table available for your flyers. Please remove your flyers after each meeting.

3. Attendance: It is recommended that you attend every meeting you can, but we would like to see your business represented at least 9 out of 12 meetings a year.

4. Membership Fees: Yearly dues are $95.00 – non-refundable. Event Dues are $20.00, this fee includes entrance, available hors d’ oeuvres, 2 hosted beverage tickets and 1 raffle ticket. Payments must be made with cash, check or credit/debit card.

5. Speakers: The ABNA Board will continue to bring added value speakers to the meetings throughout the year. As members, you can also choose to speak to the group if you have something that you feel will add value to the other members from a business perspective. If you are interested in speaking please complete the online form or email us at [email protected].

6. Emails & Meeting Notifications: An valid email address is required to belong. ABNA will only communicate via email for all correspondence.

7. Website/Directory: Our website is ABNA.biz or AlpineBusinessNetworkingAssociation.org. Your membership/directory information will be located here. The directory will be updated monthly and your listing will be linked to your website. As a member, a webpage can be created for you for a nominal fee – contact Scott for more information.

8. Guests: You are welcome to bring a potential member to the meeting for the event cost. If they would like to apply, they are welcome to complete an application.

9. Employees of Your Business: If there are employees of your business that would like to attend the event, they may also attend for the $20.00 fee under the umbrella of your company name.

10. New Members: All prospective members are reviewed and approved as appropriate by the BOD and will be notified by email.

These guidelines are implemented to help the growth and professionalism of our group.

Click here for the Online Membership Application Form

Schedule & Format of Meetings

This is a business and social group that’s main intent is to bring together business people in a casual atmosphere to network and support business among our members.

Alpine Business Networking Association meets the 32nd Thursday of every month from 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at a different member location. Please check the Events Calendar for meeting locations. Each member has an opportunity to give and receive referrals during the meeting. The time moves quickly and pleasantly through our agenda.

Since we are a local, non-profit organization, all dues are used for the benefit of our members and select charities. Quarterly evening socials give an opportunity for our families to meet.

What are the rules?

A few guidelines prevent conflict:

  • We do accept more than one member in each business classification.
  • Each member is encouraged to participate in the business of referrals.
  • Each member, or a designee, must regularly attend the monthly meetings, not to miss more than 3 meetings in a calendar year.
  • Meetings end at 7:30 p.m.

How do I join?

If you are a business person interested in seeing your enterprise grow, please consider joining our organization. It generates business; it is inexpensive; it facilitates friendships. It works!

To join, you need to have been in business for 1 year, in the business you are representing. You must attend one meeting and pay the Event Dues of $20 – This way we can get to know you and your business, and you can get to know us. Prior to the second meeting, you must submit your application and a check. Annual membership cost is $95, and monthly meeting cost per person are $20. The monthly meeting cost per person of $20 will cover your two drinks and hors d’oeuvres.

For questions pertaining to the club, or to gather more information, please leave your name, number, and question on our voice mail: 619.566.6648 or send us an e-mail or through our online form.