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Press Releases from mbpa (8 total)

Michigan Business & Professional Association, Michigan Food & Beverage Associati …

May 22, 2012 –Lansing, MI - The Michigan Business and Professional Association and its sister organization, the Michigan Food and Beverage Association, will spend the day interacting with Michigan lawmakers and honoring a select few who have worked hard at championing the causes of small business in the state. The event will take place, today, May 22, from 5-7 p.m. at the Tavern on the Square in Lansing. “We have invited

Michigan Business and Professional Association Applauds Governor’s Progress on …

Jan. 19, 2012 – The Michigan Business and Professional Association (MBPA) along with its sister association, The Michigan Food and Beverage Association (MFBA), said it applauds Gov. Rick Snyder’s positive movement on key dashboard measures highlighted in last night’s State of the State Address. In addition, the Associations applauded Gov. Snyder’s encouragement to legislators to continue the work started in Senate Bill 693, which authorizes the establishment of the MIHealth Marketplace,

Michigan Business and Professional Association Partners with National Equipment …

October 19, 2011—Warren, Mich.— The Michigan Business & Professional Association (MBPA) has announced a new member benefit from National Equipment Leasing Corporation. The company, founded in 1988, provides equipment leasing and financing for almost any kind of business equipment, new or used, and has numerous equipment lease programs for all business types, including nonprofits and municipalities. MBPA members will be offered the opportunity to determine the equipment and the supplier

Michigan Food and Beverage Association Toasts signing of liquor tax fairness bil …

Oct. 13, 2011 – The Michigan Food and Beverage Association (MFBA), along with its sister association, the Michigan Business and Professional Association (MBPA), commends the Michigan Legislature and Gov. Rick Snyder on the passage and signing of Senate Bill 331, a measure that eliminates a 1.85 percent tax per bottle imposed on the retail sale of liquor for off-premises consumption. The bill effectively eliminates a more than 30-year tax inequity levied

‘Elite Winners’ From Metro Detroit’s 101 Best And Brightest Announced Toda …

Sept. 29, 2011 – Dearborn, MI - At the annual Metro Detroit’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For luncheon held today at the Dearborn Inn Marriott, not only were 101 companies honored, but 11 Elite winners were also honored, representing 11 different award categories. The different categories include: Communication, Community Initiatives, Compensation and Benefits, Diversity and Multiculturalism, Employee Education and Development, Employee Engagement and Commitment, Recognition and Retention,

MICHIGAN BUSINESS & PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION APPLAUDS REMOVAL OF MICHIGAN BUSINE …

May 23, 2011 – With Governor Rick Snyder’s signing today of House Bill 4362, which will eliminate the Michigan Business Tax (MBT), small businesses across the state have reason to celebrate. “It is very gratifying to see the culmination of our long-time efforts on behalf of our members to rid Michigan of the unfair and burdensome MBT,” says Jennifer Kluge, Executive Vice President and COO of the Michigan Business and

STATE SMALL BUSINESS ASSOCIATIONS HELPS EFFECT CHANGE FOR ALL

May 18, 2011 - It’s been years in the making, but Michigan is finally on the path to be truly business friendly. Thanks in no small part to the work of the more than 20,000 members of the Michigan Business and Professional Association and its sister organization, the Michigan Food and Beverage Association, the state got rid of the Single Business Tax, the Michigan Business Tax Surcharge and other encumbrances

WEST MICHIGAN’S 101 BEST AND BRIGHTEST “ELITE WINNERS” ANNOUNCED TODAY

May 5, 2011 – At the annual West Michigan’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For luncheon held today, May 5, 2011 at the Pinnacle Center in Hudsonville, Mich. not only were 101 companies honored, but 11 Elite winners were also honored, representing the 11 different award categories. The different categories are: Communication, Community Initiatives, Compensation and Benefits, Diversity and Multiculturalism, Employee Education and Development, Employee Engagement and Commitment,