Business Resource Council's Area of Focus and Objectives
The Business Resource Council (BRC) works toward attracting, strengthening, retaining and expanding small business in central Brevard. BRC offers business counseling, reference materials, seminars and networking opportunities. It also serves the partnership, as well as consumers and the general public by working with the Better Business Bureau of Central Florida in the adherence to ethical business practices and addressing consumer complaints. This Council hosts the Business Champion of the Year Awards & December's Wednesday Friendsday. As eighty-five percent of Chamber partners are small business, this council is one of the most active and proactive within the Chamber. Membership is open to all Partners.
Acts as a catalyst for business success by providing partnerships, education, and recognition to enhance business capabilities in the community.
Sandy Owens, Director of Operations
Phone: (321) 454-2026
Business Champion of the Quarter
Business Champion of the 1st Quarter Winner -
Designing Premier Events & Weddings
Business Champion of the 2nd Quarter Winner - Sam's Club Cocoa
WHY JOIN BRC?
BRC business members have made a "Pledge of Excellence" by committing to ethical business practices and to keeping a good standing with the Better Business Bureau. BRC members are already identified with Gold Stars next to their name in the Partnership Directory (web & printed) to identify this commitment, and will also have a Gold Star next to their name in the printed 2011 Partnership Directory.
Only $75.00 per individual for the year
Business Resource Council Board of Directors meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month, at 8:00 a.m., in the Chamber's boardroom. The meeting is open to all the Business Resource Council (BRC) members and prospective members.
Congratulations to our 2013 Business Champion of the Year Winners!
Minority Owned – Wonderlink Communications;
Emerging Business – Designing Premier Events & Weddings;
Service (1-20) – PIP Printing and Marketing Services;
Services (20+ Employees) – TD Bank;
Non-For-Profit (1-20 Employees) – Habitat for Humanity of Brevard County;
Non-For-Profit (20+ Employees) – Central Brevard Humane Society;
Professional/Technical Services Champion – Space Shirts by Pike Products;
Professional/Technical Services Champion – (20+ Employees) – Artemis;
Hospitality Industry (1-20) – Grimaldi Candies;
Hospitality Industry (20+) – LaQuinta Inn Cocoa Beach;
Chamber Service Award – Robyn Greene, Blue Sky Insurance Agency of Brevard, Inc.
~Photo courtesy by GLC Photographic Memories