Receive exclusive access to the BABC on-line membership directory, listing more than 3,000 member companies of 23 chapters across the US and the UK (including 10,000 executives). This directory is accessible only to BABC members, through a member password provided by your regional chapter.
Introductions & Referrals
Business introductions and warm referrals are created to build British/American relations by providing information and/or directing enquiries to appropriate experts within our network.
BABC stages high quality events throughout the year for the transatlantic business community, providing key networking opportunities. These include:
► Exclusive High-level Luncheons and Private Dinners
► Breakfast Briefings and Seminars
► Networking Receptions
► Social/Client Entertainment Occasions
► BABC Annual Transatlantic Conference
Members have access to all BABC Chapter events held in both the US and the UK at reduced member rates as well as the events run by Birmingham Chamber of Commerce Group (UK).
Profile & Information
Members receive monthly updates issued by the BABC on major business, trade and policy developments and issues that impact on US/UK relations via the BABC Midlands monthly e-newsletter and Investment News. Members can be featured in the BABC page of Chamberlink business magazine which has a readership of 40,000 and the Birmingham Chamber Group daily e-newsletter which has a readership of 30,000.
In conjunction with local Birmingham universities, BABC Midlands has developed a programme for 3rd year students to undertake an internship with BABC member companies in the US. Opportunities for UK companies are also available.
Members have access to a range of exclusive offers and discounts on automobile purchases and rentals, airline travel, hotels, communications, sporting events, financial services, freight and logistics, and other business and professional services. These can be found at www.babc.org. In addition, BABC Midlands members receive discounts from Birmingham Chamber of Commerce Group:
► Export Documentation – 50% OFF
► Translations – 10% OFF
► Training – 20% OFF
► FREE Legal Helpine
For a full list of current discounts to members, click here
J1 Visa Program
Our unique Exchange Visitor Program (J1 Visa) enables member companies to sponsor qualified employees from the UK for up to 18 months of training and employment in the United States in a reliable, speedy and cost-effective manner.
Marketing & Business Intelligence
Members are offered a FREE marketing workshop. This interactive workshop is a half - day session with a maximum of 8 delegates from different business sectors. Following a proven marketing planning process it ensures a focussed and highly effective session.
Members gain access and enjoy 20% discount on all data purchases covering North American and European companies, making this a highly cost effective solution to new business development.
How this benefits you
► Accurate data – reach the right people – increase your conversion rate
► Quality data – contact information you can trust – save time and money
► Local, National & Global Data – enter new business territories
► Highly competitive rates – save money – increase profit
► Expert help & advice – all questions answered – peace of mind
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