Join BBDC

“Maintain, Enhance, and Diversify the Economy of Box Butte County, Nebraska.”

BBDC BOARD OF DIRECTORS – past & present – Elected November 14th, 2018
L-R: Chelsie Herian Executive Director, Dawn Butcher (Westco), Tonya Mayer (Hemingford Telephone Co.), Robyn Iossi (WNCC), Chris Mischnick (Mischnick Contractors), Barb Straub (Village of Hemingford), Jay Johnson (Farmers National Co.), Ellen Lierk (retired), Dustin Chester (Farmers State Bank), Jim Bargen (Box Butte General), John McGhehey (First National Bank), Wren Wilcox (Dairy Queen), and Matt Harris (Wells Fargo Bank).  Not pictured Bart Moseman (Farmers Co-op), Greg Moeller (Parker), Susan Unzicker (Alliance Chamber), Troy Unzicker (Alliance Public School), and Tom Lore (retired – AEP).

WHO WE ARE:
Box Butte Development Corporation (BBDC), is a progressive non-profit organization representing the communities of Box Butte County. Our mission is to “Maintain, Enhance and diversify the Economy of Box Butte County, Nebraska.”

PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP:
A contractual arrangement between a public agency (government entity) and a private sector business (you).  Through this agreement the skills and assets of each sector (public-private) are shared in delivering a service for us by the general public.

PARTNERS:

  • Box Butte County
  • City of Alliance
  • Village of Hemingford
  • Alliance Chamber of Commerce
  • Hemingford Chamber of Commerce
  • Heartland Expressway Association
  • Rural Rendezvous
  • Western Nebraska Development Network
  • NeDED Talent Team
  • Sandhills Journey Scenic Byway
  • Western Nebraska Tourism Coalition 

WHAT WE DO:

  • To encourage growth of existing business
    activities and to assist new businesses or
    individuals seeking a new location
  • To speak for members at the City, State,
    Legislature, on Government matters
  • To assist in developing area agricultural
    interests
  • To cooperate with all educational
    institutions in our area
  • To help maintain the excellent quality of life
    found in Box Butte County Alliance

HOSPITALITY & ATTRACTIONS COMMITTEE (NEW) is dedicated to creating great customer service,educating on attractions, and promoting events to allow visitors to fully enjoy Box Butte County.

COMMUNITY CALENDAR 
Contact us to advertise your event.  Take the family out.
Enjoy the Best Hometown in America

ENTERTAINMENT DISTRICT – opportunity for more events.  Contact us.
IRON HORSE DISTRICT – 200 Block of Box Butte Ave. (Alliance)

THE PERFECT BLEND W/ BBDC
Second Tuesday @ 9 a.m (MONTHLY)
Network * Resource * Champion
#BBDCBlendswithSuccess
Location & Program vary each month.

INVESTORS:
All members are guaranteed that their contribution plays a critical role in positive change.

YOUR INVESTMENT:

Ο AFFILITATE MEMBER $250
•  Website Listing
•  Eligible to vote at Annual Meeting
•  Eligible for Board of Directors
•  Use of Business Assistance Center equipment @ reduced rate
•  Free event posting to community calendar & Social Media Pages
•  Receive E-Newsletter

Ο BRONZE $500
all the perks & benefits listed in previous tier
+  Logo linked on website

Ο SILVER $750
all the perks & benefits listed in previous tier
+  Facebook Member Spotlight & Unlimited Social Media Shares

Ο GOLD $1,000
all the perks & benefits listed in previous tier
+  Assistance with Employee Recruitment
+  Business Profile (Director will follow up)

Ο DIAMOND $2,500
all the perks & benefits listed in previous tier
+  Complementary advertisement in each E-News (Nov., Feb., May, Aug.)
+  Listed as BBDC Special Event Partner

***** Payable by Cash/Check or Credit Card ****

2017-2018 PROJECTS WE HAD A HAND IN…

  • Dave’s Pharmacy – Alliance expansion
  • Scooters Coffee – new business
  • Western Potato Inc. – expansion
  • Brewery 719 – new business
  • The Sage, Stone, & Candle
  • Alliance Community Pharmacy – new business
  • Gary’s Cleaning & Restoration – new business
  • Hemingford Blight & Substandard Study
  • Marketing Hometown America (MHA) Recruitment Video
  • MHA YouTube Channel created