Running an independent business
hard work, great fun
and extremely rewarding.
We're rooting for YOU all the way!
Meet Our Members
The Independent Business Association of Detroit
We exist to create wealth through profitability.
We succeed in building political will by example.
We inspire “Community” everywhere we do business.
President | RUFUS BARTELL
Vice President | FLOYD JONES
Treasurer | HAROLD SHOWS
Follow Through | DENISE BEAUREGARD
Membership | RICHARD WELCH
Marketing | ALYSYN CURD
Fundraising | ROSETTA HADDON
Events | PONCE L. HUNTER
Avenue of Fashion | DON STUDVENT
Business to Business | TENAY HANKINS
Video Production | FURMAN BARNES
Your independent business is welcome here!
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IBA MISSION & VISION STATEMENT
We are experienced professionals united and dedicated to setting trends and standards in the business arena. We deliver exceptional customer service to break down barriers and build bridges to maximize worldwide business opportunities. Our target market is people of colour, who are vastly under served. We exist to create wealth through profitability, building political influence and community outreach.
IBA Vision Statement
The Independent Business Association of Detroit (IBA Detroit) sees a Detroit with a rich diversity of thriving independent businesses all over our beloved City.
IBA DETROIT COMMITTEES
IBA DETROIT MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION
IBA Detroit Membership Information
As a member of the Independent Business Association Detroit (IBA Detroit), you will be expected to comply with the rules of the organization (see tabs, below)
We also expect and appreciate your support and participation in IBA Detroit and The Motor City Momentum Group events.
Independent Business Association of Detroit
Helping businesses thrive in the New Economy.
Are you a business owner?
Join IBA Detroit to network with other business owners, get constructive feedback and share your expertise.
Do you want to own a business?
Join IBA Detroit to network with other established business owners and to help grow your business.
Interested in investing in Detroit businesses?
Join IBA Detroit to share your valuable expertise and benevolent financial support.