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The Small Business Council of Rochester has so much to offer entrepreneurs, small business owners, and senior managers – any local business professionals who want to expand their relationships, improve their businesses, celebrate business success, and support the local community.

Today more than 250 individual and corporate members have access to more than 15 different programs and events held annually by the Small Business Council which has made the SBC one of the most respected and sought after business organizations in the Rochester region.

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Event Calendar

Summer Success Showcase & Happy Hour at Capstone IT Inc.
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

The summer is heating up and so is SBC!  As another member benefit, we are bringing you the Summer Success Showcase & Happy Hour series.    

You're invited to join …

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Summer Success Showcase & Happy Hour at Isaac Heating and Air Conditioning, Inc.
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

The summer is heating up and so is SBC!  As another member benefit, we are bringing you the Summer Success Showcase & Happy Hour series.    

You're invited to join …

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Summer Success Showcase & Happy Hour at Butler/Till
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

The summer is heating up and so is SBC!  As another member benefit, we are bringing you the Summer Success Showcase & Happy Hour series.    

You're invited to join …

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Boot Camp: Increase Sales, Boost Customer Retention, and Improve Profit Margins in Three Letters: C-R-M
7:45 am to 9:00 am

Presenter: Sarah Compter, SYNACT, Inc.

Industry experts claim utilizing a CRM can increase sales by 29% and customer retention by 41%. With stats like these, no business - regardless of size - …

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Renee Tschetter Scholarship Golf Scamble and Fall Networking Dinner
11:00 am to 7:00 pm

Rochester’s Premier Small Business Golf, Networking and Dinner EventIt’s one of the most popular golf events of the year. Proceeds will support the Renee Tschetter Scholarship Fund which each …

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Boot Camp: Aligning People, Process and Strategy to Achieve Your Business' Goals
7:45 am to 9:00 am

Presenter: Michael Caceci, Excellerated Performance, LLC

Small businesses face unprecedented challenges in today's economy.  In this economic environment, creating a culture in which …

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SBC Social

Summer Success Showcase and Happy Hour
Don’t Miss Our First Summer Success Showcase & Happy Hour!

Join your fellow SBC colleagues in visiting local businesses who have become success stories in Rochester. Tour their facility, learn what is leading to their success, and network with your fellow business leaders over drinks and appetizers.

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SBC Finalizes 2017 Bootcamp Schedule

The 2017 Small Business Council of Rochester Boot Camp Series features nine engaging presentations, facilitated by leading Rochester companies, covering a broad spectrum of business management topics of the highest importance to the local business community. Download our 2017 Bootcamp Brochure for more information. We hope to see you there!

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What Our Members Are Saying

"I had no idea the dividends being part of the SBC would pay personally and professionally. Not only have I developed personal friendships, I have generated new client relationships. Our company would not have experienced the same level of success without our membership in the SBC."

Tim Mason
President and CEO, Mason Marketing LLC and Mason Digital LLC.

Meet SBC Board Member John Raimondi

When John Raimondi told his friends he purchased Nifty Bar more than five years ago, his friends thought he was crazy. What did John know about running a bar? Little did they know that Nifty Bar was a company with an expertise in cutting and grinding metal products for diverse industries including automotive, healthcare and aerospace, and not in craft beers and chicken wings. Learn why John feels The Small Business Council of Rochester is important to his business.