Published DateLACONIA — BIBA (Belknap Independent Business Alliance) www.bibanh.org will hold its Annual Meeting May 29 at the Beane Conference Center, Laconia, from 5-7 p.m.
Guest speaker is Joe Grafton, Director of Development and Community Engagement with AMIBA (American Independent Business Alliance), TEDx presenter and Huffington Post contributor. Grafton has dedicated the last decade of his life to shifting culture and paradigms to support of sustainable local economies and community-based businesses. He brings skills and experience in fundraising, speaking, training, marketing, social media, operations and planning to AMIBA and focuses on driving resources to the Localization Movement while engaging and supporting Independent Business Alliance leaders.
The event gets underway at 5 p.m. for registration and reception before Kate Bishop Hamel, Executive Director, shares more about BIBA and exciting new opportunities and programs in the upcoming year.