Building the New Economy

Press Release: Innovative Program Expands to Help Grow Local Economy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 18, 2017 Media Contact: Amy Kirschner VBSR Marketplace Program (802) 399-4210 amy@vbsrmarket.com Russ Elek Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility Communication and Membership Manager (802) 862-8347 russe@vbsr.org VBSR Partners with Vermont Resilience Lab and Vermont Fresh Network to Promote Farm to Plate Businesses -Innovative Program Expands to […]

FAQ: How to Write an Offer that will Get You New Customers

One of the most frequent questions we get is “How do  I write up my offer?”.  There are two things to keep in mind: pricing and the template. PRICING: The main difference between your current business and the new business you get in the Marketplace is just, THE PRICE.  When […]

6 Questions for Margi Swett, Vermont Trophy & Engraving

Meet the Marketplace is an interview series designed to go beyond the elevator pitch and help us get to know our fellow Marketplace businesses better, find easier ways to do business locally, and share ideas and insights about what makes Vermont a special place to live and do business. Tell […]

The Marketplace is Now OFFLINE! (in a good way…and still online, too)

  The Marketplace is now OFFLINE! Well, we’re still online, but now we’ll be setup for you to Buy and Sell at VBSR Events! The Marketplace is rolling out a new LIVE (in person!) feature to help you Save, Grow, Plan & Learn!   At VBSR Get-Togethers and Events, the […]

Second Chance Sponsorships/Lemonade

Non-Profits and Businesses Looking for Event Sponsors: Looking to turn some Lemons into Lemonade? The Marketplace can convert in-kind donations into Trade Dollars that you can use to SAVE CASH. Have you ever heard…. “We love your mission, but a cash donation isn’t in our budget right now” “The economy […]