Association Name Contact Name Address City
Associated General Contractors of Vermont Thom Serrani Montpelier
PO Box 750, 148 State Street
Associated Industries of Vermont William Driscoll PO Box 630 Montpelier
Barre Granite Association John Castaldo PO Box 481 Barre
Building for Social Responsibility Chuck Reiss P.O. Box 614 Hinesburg
Business & Professional Women - Vermont Laurie Beth Putnam PO Box 8373 Burlington
Business Networking International - Vermont Chapter Joe and Sue Monaco Poutney
199 Main Street, Suite 1
Businesses for the Northern Forest Ricarda Ericson Stowe
32 Park Street, PO Box 471
Composting Association of Vermont Lucinda Newman 106 Lover's Lane Waterbury
Growing New Farmers (GNF) and GNF Service PO Box
Kathy Ruhf and Gaby Immerman11 Belchertown
Guild of Vermont Furniture Makers 281 The Bend Rd., PO Box 66 Bend
Per Courtney, current co-President Greenboro
Homebuilders & Remodelers Association of Northern Joseph Sinagra 31 Patchen Road Burlington
National Federation of Independent Businesses Shawn Banfield PO Box 1531 Montpelier
Northeast Organic Farming Association (NOFA) Enid Wonnacott PO Box 697 Richmond
Renewable Energy Vermont Andy Perchlik P.O. Box 1036 Montpelier
South End Arts and Business Association Keith Brown 180 Flynn Ave. Burlington
Vermont Artisan Network Leslie Charrington PO Box 274 Lyndon Center
Vermont Association of Independent Country Stores Dennis Bathory-Kitsz N
176 Cox Brook Road orthfield
Vermont Association of Realtors 148 State Street Montpelier
Vermont Attractions Association Susan Kruthers PO Box 1284 Montpelier
Vermont Bankers Association Chris D'Elia Montpelier
City Center, 89 Main Street, 3rd Floor
Vermont Beef Producers Association Stephen Brown Box 264 North Pomphret
Vermont Beekeepers Association Lynn Lang Essex
405 Brown's River Road
Vermont Berry & Vegetable Association Vern Grubinger University Way
UVM Extension, 11 Brattleboro
Vermont Biofuels Association Netaka White P.O. Box 307 Middlebury
Vermont Brewers Association 607 Crossett Hill Waterbury
Vermont Business Assistance Network Robin Miller Montpelier
Government Marketing Assistance Center, Na
Vermont Business Materials Exchange Pownal
1580 Barber Pond Road
Vermont Business Roundtable Lisa Ventriss 69 Swift Street Burlington
Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility Spence Putnam Burlington
30 Community Drive, Suite 2
Vermont Chamber of Commerce Duane Marsh PO Box 37 Montpelier
Vermont Chambers of Commerce - Statewide
Vermont Cheese Council Jamie Miller Richmond
2083 East Main Street
Vermont Consultants Network Carl Lorentson none provided
Vermont Crafts Council Martha Fitch PO Box 938 Montpelier
Vermont Environmental Consortium Daniel Hecht 158 Harmon Drive Northfield
Vermont Family Business Initiative Daniel Van Der Vliet Burlington
UVM, School of Business, 319 Kalkin Hall
Vermont Farms! Association Chris Fogg Box 828 Montpelier
Vermont Fresh Network Meghan Sheridan 116 State Street Montpelier
Vermont Fuel Dealers Association Shane Sweet P.O. Box 60 Manchester
Vermont Green Building Network Linda Samter Colchester
29 Ethan Allen Avenue
Vermont Grocers Association 33 Lafayette Street Rutland
Vermont Herb Growers Association W.
2559 Eagle Peak Road Brookfield
Vermont Information & Networking for Entrepreneurs Emily Kaminsky Route
c/o CVCAC 195 US Barre 302-Berlin
Vermont LandLink Debra Heleba Burlington
UVM Center for Sustainable Agriculture, 63 C
Vermont Lodging & Restaurant Association 13 Kilburn Street Burlington
Vermont Maple Sugar Makers' Association Mary Croft South
491 East Barnard Road Royalton
Vermont New Farmer Network Beth Holtzman Burlington
UVM Center for Sustainable Agriculture, 63 C
Vermont Retail Association John Klesch PO Box 668 Essex Junction
Vermont Sheep & Goat Association Richmond
2083 East Main Street
Vermont Society of Association Executives Deborah Riley P.O. Box 1013 Montpelier
Vermont Software Developers' Alliance (VtSDA) Burlington
70 South Winooski Avenue, #270
Vermont Specialty Foods Association - Suite
135 No. Main StreetRutland 5
Vermont Technical Assistance Provider’s Association Carol Flint Barre
195 US RT. 302-Berlin
Vermont Venture Network PO Box 5839 Burlington
Vermont Women's Business Center Linda Ingold 660 Elm Street Montpelier
Vermont Wood Manufacturer's Association Mary Jean Packer PO Box 196 Poultney
Vermont WoodNet Judy Balch P.O. Box 4562 Burlington
Vermont/New Hampshire Direct Marketing Group 3016 Barberry Hill Woodstock
Vermonters in International Trade and Services Linda Aines
Women Business Owners Network Robin Gronlund PO Box 334 Underhill
Women's Agricultural Network 617 Comstock Road, Suite 5
Mary Peabody or Beth Holtzman Berlin
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A state chapter of the Associated General Contractors of America, Inc., a
nationwide organization representing the interests of more than 32,000
construction industry professionals.
Serves as an advocate for the industrial and business community in the
formulation of public policy that protects and enhances Vermont's private
Association of Barre granite producers and other related industries.
A group of Vermont building professionals and others who are concerned
with the impact of their work on their communities and society.
To achieve equity for all women in the workplace through advocacy,
education and information.
A structured word of mouth marketing program which turns people into
sales representatives for your company.
Since 1995, BNF has worked with over 1000 businesses and
organizations on advocacy, networking, research, education and projects
to achieve the following goals in the Northern Forest region of Maine, New
Hampshire, Vermont and New York.
Dedicated to supporting and promoting all aspects of organics recycling.
Our mission is to promote composting as an integral link between
sustainable soils, communities and economies.
A network of over 200 organizations committed to improving services for
the region's new farmer community, creating a thriving community of new
farmers and service providers, working together to assure a vibrant future
for Northeast farming.
Guild members are professional furniture makers, most of whom work
alone or with a helper or two. For the most part, these are small
operations where each order receives the focused care of the master
builder. This atmosphere allows for a creative and flexible partnership with
Dedicated to promoting, enhancing and maintaining a positive business
and economic environment conducive to the construction of new housing
and renovation of existing housing. The association is committed to
providing for the housing needs of all Vermonters and to creating
competitive advantages for its members.
Fights for small business on key issues such as health insurance, paid
family leave and workplace mandates.
Association of consumers, gardeners, and diversified farmers who share
a vision of local, organic agriculture. Through education and member
participation, NOFA-VT works to strengthen agriculture in Vermont.
Renewable Energy Vermont (REV) is working to bring about an intelligent
transformation from a foreign fossil fuel based economy to an economy
increasingly based on our own renewable energy.
Enhances the economic vitality and eclectic mix of Burlington's arts and
business community by: promoting our unique blend of art, commerce,
industry and entrepreneurial sprit; providing an influential voice to promote
and ensure our member's common interest; and Informing our members
of issues that affect our community and actions we take on its behalf.
A community of artists and craftspeople whose mission is to promote the
talents and skills of its members, and bring their work to the attention of
the world-wide marketplace.
A nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote and enhance
country stores, while preserving their unique heritage and contributions to
Composed of REALTORS® who are involved in residential and
commercial real estate as brokers, salespeople, property managers,
appraisers, counselors and others who are engaged in all aspects of the
real estate industry.
Founded in 1957, the association has high membership standards, with
all 68 members pledged to offer you a courteous reception, first-class
activities, ample parking, free Vermont vacation information, and
comfortable rest rooms.
Promotes the general welfare and usefulness of our Vermont banking
Offers calf clinic, winter beef conference, membership directory,
handbook, and website, and Vermont Beef Newsletter.
The Vermont Beekeepers Association represents over 1000 beekeepers
who raise bees for love and honey. We're as diverse as the 246 towns in
Vermont, but unified in our fascination of and love for bees. Most of us are
hobbyists, but there are some "sideliners" who try to make a bit of extra
income from their 25-200 hives. Then there are the full-time commercial
operations who work at this beekeeping 365 days a year.
Promotes the economic, environmental and social sustainability of
vegetable and berry farming in Vermont through education, promotion and
communication among growers.
Dedicated to increasing the demand for locally produced biodiesel and
other agriculturally-based fuels through marketing, education and
research, and to serve as a community resource for the development of a
sustainable biofuels industry in Vermont.
Promotes craft brewing in Vermont, hosts the Vermont Brewers Festival,
and provides promotional opportunities for members through its "Tour
Vermont Breweries" website.
Consolidates many resources into one convenient system that lets you:
search for new government contracts, market your business to visitors to
Vermont, list your products and services, and find vendors and suppliers.
The Vermont Business Materials Exchange (VBMX) is a free service that
seeks to reduce waste by promoting the exchange of reusable
commercial materials. Through VBMX, companies with surplus or by-
product materials connect with other businesses or individuals who can
reuse these materials productively. While businesses save money on
disposal fees, they also reduce their impact on the environment.
Comprised of 120 CEOs of Vermont's most active and committed
businesses and employers dedicated to making Vermont the best place
in America to do business, be educated, and live life.
Fosters a business ethic in Vermont that recognizes the opportunity and
responsibility of the business community to set a high standard for the
protecting the natural, human, and economic environments of our citizens.
Actively lobbies for the business community at the Statehouse in
Montpelier, gives away more than 500,000 publications and guides to
educate and attract visitors and tourists, publishes a quarterly newsletter
to keep members informed, serves as a conduit between businesses and
the media, maintains an international trade program including a full-time
office in Taiwan, and houses and works closely with the state's Business
and Education partnership.
For a full listing of local and regional chambers of commerce in Vermont,
visit this website.
The Vermont Cheese Council is a not-for profit organization which
provides the community of Vermont cheesemakers with technical
assistance to continually improve their cheeses. The Vermont Cheese
Council also operates to expose the general public to the high quality and
diversity of Vermont cheese.
Provides a forum for professional consultants throughout the state of
Vermont to meet, exchange views about general business issues
affecting the profession, and further individual skills development.
The Vermont Crafts Council is dedicated to the advancement of Vermont
crafts within Vermont and nationally, through education of the public, and
the visual arts and crafts community.
Vermont Environmental Consortium is a statewide, non-profit association
of businesses, educational institutions, non-profit organizations, and state
agencies active in environmental fields. Its members provide products,
services, and education in every aspect of renewable energy
technologies, environmental engineering, assessment and monitoring,
pollution remediation, hazardous materials abatement, natural resources
management, energy conservation, green community development, and
many other fields that contribute to preservation and sustainability.
The Vermont Family Business Initiative is a statewide organization led by
the University of Vermont's School of Business Administration. Our goal
is to give Vermont businesses the tools and support they need to compete
in both the local and global arenas. We are supported by members and
contributing partners who strive to work through the issues of leadership,
communication, and complex legal and financial challenges to business
transition and succession.
The Vermont Farms! Association was founded in 1998 to provide
educational opportunities about agriculture to the public. One of the major
goals of the association is to sustain and further develop the working
landscape that characterizes Vermont. Managed by the Vermont
Chamber of Commerce.
Builds innovative partnerships among farmers, chefs, and consumers to
strengthen Vermont's agriculture. Helps Vermont farms and restaurants
team up to provide the freshest local food at restaurants.
VFDA is an association of Vermont fuel marketers and was created in
September 2001 from the merger of Vermont Oil Heat Institute/Vermont
Fuel Dealers Association (VFDA/VFDA) and the Vermont Propane Gas
Association (VPGA). VFDA helps maintain a strong fuel industry in
Vermont by using its 40 years of experience to raise public awareness,
champion industry concerns at all levels of government, and deliver
valuable services to its members.
The Vermont Green Building Network is a non-profit organization
dedicated to increasing Vermont’s participation in green building and to
promoting the environmental, financial, community, and health benefits of
green design, construction, and building operation practices. We are
builders, designers, developers, policy makers, service providers, and
other building industry professionals working together to improve building
practices in Vermont.
Statewide trade association representing all sectors of the Vermont food
industry. Approximately 700 stores belong to the organization, including
supermarkets, superettes, convenience and country stores along with
over 150 suppliers to the industry.
VHGA is a trade network of growers, manufacturers and buyers dedicated
to enhancing the art and science of herbalism through education and
An informal network of small business owners that meet on a bi-annual
basis to network, share information, and learn with the goal of improving
opportunities for business success.
Connects beginning and relocating farmers with farmland owners and
farming opportunities; addresses obstacles farmers face in securing and
transferring farms: locating an appropriate site, exploring land access
options, and learning the steps of farmland and asset transfers.
Assists members in the operation of their businesses and to promote the
hospitality industry as a vital part of Vermont's economy. Visit showcase
Working to promote and protect Vermont maple syrup, to maintain its high
quality and to work on its behalf with the State of Vermont and other
A working group of agricultural organizations committed to serving the
needs of new and aspiring farmers in Vermont.
Represents the retail industry before elected officials for policy and voting
decisions. Additionally, we use our membership of over 500 businesses
to negotiate services for independent retailers that may not be available to
Supports, improves, strengthens the Vermont sheep and goat community
and its infrastructure. Offers members an online marketplace to post
items for sale or post requests for items.
The Vermont Society of Association Executives provides a statewide
medium for the exchange of experience and opinions among Vermont's
community of trade associations, professional societies and other
The Vermont Software Developers Alliance is dedicated to knowledge
sharing opportunities for the benefit of all of its members, and for the
benefit of the Vermont software industry as a whole.
Over 100 small to large Vermont food businesses who all share the same
philosophy of providing the consumer with a fabulous specialty food.
The Technical Assistance Providers' Association (TAPA) provides
advocacy, supports, promotes, and educates about the growth and
development of microenterprise in Vermont . This website includes
advocacy tools for members and service providers, resources, calendars
of meetings and trainings, information about TAPA and its history, and
microentrepreneur success stories.
A forum created to enhance the interaction and exchange of ideas among
Vermont’s entrepreneurs, the Vermont Venture Network has been at the
heart of the entrepreneurial community for the past sixteen years.
VWBC works with women of all economic levels throughout Vermont to
meet their business needs. Since opening its doors in September 2002,
The Center has assisted over 1,000 Vermont women. VWBCTalso
assists women who are starting a new business or growing their business
by providing free statewide Networking events and opportunities for
learning and sharing.
Supports the wood products manufacturing industry in Vermont and
promotes its long term viability by expanding the presence of members in
the marketplace, ensuring a dependable supply of raw materials,
increasing workforce skill and creativity and acting as responsible
employers and community members.
Vermont WoodNet, Inc., a non-profit organization, was established in
2000 to address the needs of small-scale Vermont wood product
businesses that produce "Vermont Made" products, by creating
opportunities for joint manufacturing, joint marketing and increasing
access to materials and services.
Provides a network of support to help mail order and direct marketers run
their businesses as productively as possible
Organized in January 1996, VITS is a non-profit organization with the
mission to foster the promotion and development of Vermonters in the
International Trade and Services arena through networking and the
sharing of education, expertise and experience. VITS seeks to address
particularly the concerns of people new to the international business
environment, women, and small, micro, and family businesses.
WBON provides a forum for personal and professional growth through
networking and educational opportunities, encourages peer-to-peer
support for women business owners in a diverse and positive
atmosphere, and is a catalyst for creative problem solving that fosters
ongoing success in life and in business.
Assists individuals starting or expanding farms or agriculturally-related
businesses. Provides education, technical assistance, and networking
opportunities for each step of the development process.