• Welcome!

    The Brooklyn Center Business Association (BCBA) is a non-profit organization of entrepreneurs, business executives and community leaders whose purpose is to promote commerce and build community within the City of Brooklyn Center, Minnesota. 

    Brooklyn Center hosts headquarters to many premier private and non-profit organizations such as Caribou Coffee, Surly Brewing and the FBI.  Strategically located to major transportation arteries and only ten minutes from downtown Minneapolis, Brooklyn Center is an ideal location for companies looking for economical and effective growth and development opportunities.

    Join now and gain access to professional development, networking, volunteer and promotional opportunities that focus on making Brooklyn Center a great place to live work and play.


  • Plan Ahead 2016 Calendar

    Event details will be announced as the specific dates approach, and changes may be made to this calendar outline.  Please become a member today to start recieving email invitations to these events. If you are already connected with the BCBA, watch your email for registration details.‚Äč

    • August 25: Member Spotlight: Paul Dettling and Dettling Chiropractic
    • September 9: 11th Annual Golf Fundraiser at Centerbrook Golf Course
    • September 22: 'Know Your Candidates - Political Panel' - Candidates TBD
    • October 27: TBD
    • November: No luncheon
    • December 1: Holiday Event

     

  • BCBA's August Luncheon

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    Our August luncheon will feature a Member Spotlight. BCBA member Paul Dettling will offer an overview of Dettling Chiropractic.
     
    Head to the BCBA event page to register today. 

    When: Thursday, August 25, 2016
    Time: 11:45a - 1:00p
    Fees:  Members $17 / Non-Members $20
    Location: DoubleTree (formerly the Minneapolis Boulevard Hotel)
                  2300 Freeway Blvd  Brooklyn Center, MN 55430
  • 11th Annual BCBA Golf Tournament

    The 11th Annual BCBA Golf Tournament is just around the corner! A portion of this year's proceeds will benefit the Brooklyn Bridge Alliance for Youth. We are looking for items for our golfer bags, items for our silent auction, and of course, we are looking for golfers!

    Please join us to support a great cause! Even better – gather your colleagues together and create a sponsorship team. 

    • Friday, September 9, 2016
    • 2 tee times: 3:00 P.M. and 5:30 P.M. 
    • Dinner will follow each tee time and awards will be at 8:00 P.M.
    • Centerbrook Golf Course - 5500 Lilac Drive N - Brooklyn Center


    Back by Popular Demand! 

    • Not a golfer? Try FlingGolf!


    SPONSORSHIP LEVELS

    PLATINUM SPONSOR  $500
    Sponsorship includes: 5 paid golf and dinner registrations, framed certificate of participation, full color logo signage, sign at a golf hole promoting your business, and an opportunity to include promotional items in the golfers' bags
    Register Here 


    DIAMOND SPONSOR  $300
    Sponsorship includes: 2 paid golf and dinner registrations, framed certificate of participation, sign at a golf hole promoting your business, sign at event acknowledging participation in the program, and an opportunity to include promotional items in the golfers' bags
    Register Here 


    GOLD SPONSOR  $100
    Sponsorship includes: sign at a golf hole promoting your business, sign at event acknowledging participation in the program, certificate of participation for your business suitable for framing, and an opportunity to include promotional items in the golfers' bags
    Register Here 


    Not Interested in Sponsoring a Hole?

    Early Bird Registration (Before 9/1)  $50
    Includes one registration for golfing and dinner
    Register Here

    Golf and Dinner Registration (After 9/1)  $60
    Includes one registration for golfing and dinner
    Register Here 

    Dinner Only  $20
    Join us for dinner only! 
    Register Here 

    Registration is available online or by dropping off cash/check with Michelle Barsness at Minnesota School of Business or Steve Makowske at Centerbrook Golf Course.

     

  • BCBA Newsletters

    Check out our newsletters for quarterly information about the BCBA!

  • June 2015 Breakfast Meeting Follow-up

    On June 11, 2015, members of the BCBA had the opportunity to attend the quarterly breakfast meeting and hear from Andy Meyer and Matt Oquist on 'Strategies for Using Social Media as a Brand.' If you missed out on the meeting or would like to see the information again, please check out the links below. 

     


  • January 2015 Luncheon Follow-Up

    Members and guests at the January 2015 luncheon had the opportunity hear from Matt Oquist, Community Engagement Coordinator for Luther Automotive Group. Luther Automotive Group is a valued business and community member in the city of Brooklyn Center.

    To see Matt's presentation, click here.