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  • An Organization of Brooklyn Center Business Advocates

    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.


  • February 2017 Meeting and Luncheon

    You will hear from Julie Ann Guglielmo of LegalShield. According to FBI statistics identify theft is the nation's fastest growing crime. Identity theft occurs when someone uses another person’s personal identifying information without the owner’s permission and the intention of committing fraud or other crimes.
    Julie Ann will review information that will help protect you from identity thieves who target social security numbers, driver's licenses, medical ID cards, utilities, financial assets etc. She will provide tips for protecting against identity theft and handouts for best practices will be available for all who attend the meeting.  Join her and learn about how identity theft can impact you and what you can do to protect yourself.

    Head to the BCBA event page to register today. 

    • When: Thursday, February 23, 2017
    • Time: 11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    • Fees:  Members $17 / Non-Members $20
    • Location: DoubleTree by Hilton | 2300 Freeway Blvd  Brooklyn Center, MN 55430


  • Plan Ahead 2017 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

    • January 26 - Local Television Gives Color to Community - Dave Kiser of Channel CCX Media (formerly Channel 12)

    • February 23 - Identify Theft

    • March 23 - Brooklyn Center City Report

    • April 27 - #3 Top Convention Center in MN Here in BC - Bruce Ballanger, GM, EBHC

    • May 25 - TBD

    • June 22 - Brooklyn Center: Great Place to Be Doing Business- Gary Eitel, BC City Planner

    • July 27 - Take your Business to the Next Level - Karen Carr - Life/Business Coach

    • August 24 - Brooklyn Center: A Great Place to Live - Real Estate Update - Brett Hildreth

    • September 8 - 12th Annual Golf Fundraiser @ Centerbrook Golf Course: Sponsor a HOLD, bring a team to golf

    • September 28 - Fit for Life Affects Your Business Success - Nancy Stoneberg, Fitness Trainer

    • October 26 - Safety in the City - Chief Gannon, BCPD

    • November - No Luncheon

    • December 7 - Holiday Gathering: Networking/recap the yea