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Independence Business Alliance


230 S. Broad St., 17th Flr.
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Main Contact: Mr. Zachary Wilcha

http://www.independencebusinessalliance.com/


Business Description:

The Independence Business Alliance, Greater Philadelphia's LGBT Chamber of Commerce, provides opportunities, access, and resources to LGBT professionals and allies in the Greater Philadelphia area. We promote economic development, growth, diversity, and leadership in our region.


Business Type:


Business Information:

  • Established in 2007
  • Non Profit
  • Member Since 2007

RECENT POSTS

  • APR
    08
  • April 8th Networking Madness Event

    Monday, April 08, 2013 12:00 AM

    Posted on 3/4/2013 by Mr. Thomas J. Cavanaugh of

    Make a slam dunk for your business and join members of the Independence Business Alliance, Center City Proprietors Association, Greater Philadelphia Professional Network, and the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce on Monday April 8th at the Loews Hotel for our largest-ever networking event.

    The evening will feature a cash bar, a fantastic selection of hors d'oeuvres, drink specials, and door prizes. One lucky guest will win a 4 night, all-inclusive stay at the Oasis Sens in Cancun, Mexico (*must be present to win).

    So bring plenty of business cards and join us as we continue the Madness of March into April with Networking Madness at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel.

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  • AUG
    28
  • Networking Brunch with NLGJA

    Sunday, August 28, 2011 12:00 AM

    Posted on 8/8/2011 by Mr. Bill Gehrman of

    Please join us for a delicious Networking Brunch with members of the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association at Mixto, 1141Pine St on Sunday, August 28th from 11AM - 1PM. Don't miss the opportunity to network with other IBA members and journalists in Philly for the NLGJA National Convention & LGBT Media Summit. For more details on the summit visit. http://www.nlgja.org/convention/2011/.

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  • JUN
    08
  • Women In Business Presents Women’s Wednesdays: “The Power of Networking”

    Wednesday, June 08, 2011 12:00 AM

    Posted on 5/16/2011 by Mr. Bill Gehrman of

    Wednesday, June 8, 6 – 8:30 pm
    Liberté Lounge, Sofitel Philadelphia
    120 S. 17th Street

    Philadelphia Business Journal publisher Lyn Kremer will join the IBA’s Women’s Wednesday to talk about networking as a vital tool for growing business. Drink specials and complimentary appetizers will be available.

    Women In Business is a special program for LBT and ally professionals and business owners.

    Please register to attend:
    Nonmember Price:$10.00

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  • JUN
    06
  • Independence Business Alliance Annual Business Luncheon

    Monday, June 06, 2011 12:00 AM

    Posted on 5/16/2011 by Mr. Bill Gehrman of

    Celebrate the achievements of Greater Philadelphia’s LGBT business community at the Independence Business Alliance’s inaugural Annual Luncheon.

    Monday, June 6, 2011, 11 am - 1 pm
    Loews Philadelphia Hotel
    Millennium Hall
    1200 Market Street
    Philadelphia, PA, 19107

    11 - 11:45 am - Networking Reception
    12:00pm - Seated Lunch & Program

    Awarding of the first PNC Bank LGBT Business Award
    Announcement of Preliminary IBA Economic Impact Data
    It Gets Better video tribute
    and remarks from
    Todd Bavol Montgomery,
    President & CEO, Integrity Staffing
    Author of: Passion by Design

    Please Register by Friday, May 27
    Questions, call (215) 557-0190.

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  • MAY
    18
  • Maximize Your Membership Member Orientation

    Wednesday, May 18, 2011 12:00 AM

    Posted on 3/30/2011 by Mr. Bill Gehrman of

    Location: William Way Community Center

    IBA Membership comes with numerous benefits and opportunities focused on business development, marketing, education, and representation. Member orientations are an excellent opportunity to refresh yourself, ask questions, and network. All members will have an opportunity to introduce themselves and their business. Prospective members are encouraged to attend and learn about the benefits of membership!

    Free for members and prespective members; Reservations Requested

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  • JUN
    06
  • Save the Date!! IBA Annual Business Luncheon

    Monday, June 06, 2011 12:00 AM

    Posted on 3/28/2011 by Mr. Bill Gehrman of

    Monday, June 6th, 2011

    Loews Philadelphia Hotel, 1200 Market Street



    11-11:45 Registration and Networking

    12:00-1:00 Luncheon and program



    Including presentation on IBA PNC LGBT Business Award

    Nonmember Price:$75
    Member Price:$65



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  • MAY
    24
  • Networking at Noon

    Tuesday, May 24, 2011 12:00 AM

    Posted on 3/25/2011 by Mr. Bill Gehrman of

    Are you a busy professional who wants to attend networking events but can’t always make it after 5 pm?

    Join CCPA members and friends as we network at noon, hosted by City Tap House.

    Remember to bring plenty of business cards!

    Tuesday, May 24, 2011
    12 Noon to 1:30PM

    City Tap House
    3925 Walnut Street

    $20 for members of CCPA, IBA & UCD
    $30 for non-members

    Includes lunch and cash bar.

    Reservations are requested.

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  • MAR
    29
  • Member Orientation

    Tuesday, March 29, 2011 12:00 AM

    Posted on 3/4/2011 by Mr. Bill Gehrman of

    Start: Mar 29 2011 - 5:30pm - 6:30pm

    Location:
    William Way LGBT Community Center

    IBA Membership comes with numerous benefits and opportunities focused on business development, marketing, education, and representation. Member orientations are an excellent opportunity to refresh yourself, ask questions, and network. All members will have an opportunity to introduce themselves and their business. Prospective members are encouraged to attend and learn about the benefits of membership!

    Reservations Requested

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  • MAR
    29
  • GPPN Networking Mixer

    Tuesday, March 29, 2011 12:00 AM

    Posted on 3/4/2011 by Mr. Bill Gehrman of

    Start: Mar 29 2011 - 6:00pm- 8:30pm

    Location:
    Opa, 1311 Sansom Street, Philadelphia

    Join IBA members and GPPN at this monthly mixer to network, network, network. Door prizes, cash bar, drink specials, and appetizers. Don't forget your business cards!

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  • APR
    13
  • Women in Business

    Wednesday, April 13, 2011 12:00 AM

    Posted on 3/4/2011 by Mr. Bill Gehrman of

    Apr 13 2011 - 5:30pm - 8:30pm
    Topic:
    "If I only knew then, What I know now" - How to Start & Sustain a Successful Business

    Location:
    Union Trust Steakhouse, 717 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia

    Learn from this dynamic and knowledgeable panel discussion with successful female entrepreneurs in the LBT community. Networking event immediately following with drink specials and complimentary appetizers. Join us for dinner for an IBA $30 three- course menu.

    Reservations Requested

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