Affiliate Organizations

VBEC has several Affiliate Members who are considered strategic partners for the Consortium. Affiliate members are not-for-profit professional organizations whose purpose is to facilitate business improvement, advance best practices in organizations and/or further the professional development of its members; or government entities whose purpose is in whole or part, business development. VBEC's Affiliate Members provide services and/or support to VBEC members that relate to its mission or provide relative recipricol educational/development opportuniteis for VBEC members. Affiliate members pay no dues and have access to VBEC programs, but are not voting members of the Consortium.

VBEC Affiliate Members

  Association for Manufacturing Excellence (AME)
Sharon Halsey, AME SE Region
590 Ready Pond Road, Batesburg, SC 29006
803-657-6183, Sharon@silvercrescentsc.org

Association of Internal Management Consultants (AMC)
Bill Trotter, Managing Director
824 Caribbean Court, Marco Island, FL 34145
239-642-0580; wdtrotter@earthlink.net; www.aimc.org

Center for Corporate Education at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU)
Karen L. Brown-Davis, Business Operations Manager
301 West Main Street, Richmond, VA 23284
804-828-3175, kbdavis@vcu.ed 

GENEDGE Alliance
Paul Bolesta, Manager, Business Development
720 Moorefield Park Drive, Suite. 100, Richmond, VA 23236
804-323-2226, ext. 228; pbolesta@genedge.org; www.genedge.org

Senate Productivity & Quality Award of Virginia (SPQA)
Bob Bowles, Executive Director
P.O. Box 6099, Suffolk, VA 23433
571-215-8881; rbowles_spqa@yahoo.com.sp;  ; ; 

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