SMRBA Welcomes Grandma’s Cookie Company

On November 5th, the Mesa Arts & Crafts Festival (MACFest) chose a Festival Favorite, our newest SMRBA Member, Janis Colbath of Grandma’s Cookie Company. Janis had been a Financial Controller for many years. She loved working with numbers and running financial teams. About three months ago she was in her office listening to a bully […]

Casa Grande, Maricopa, Apache Junction Honored

CASA GRANDE — The cities of Casa Grande, Maricopa and Apache Junction were among the various municipalities and organizations to receive awards from United Way of Pinal County during its 35th annual awards ceremony held recently at Robson Ranch in Eloy. This is the first year that the United Way of Pinal County had a […]

Michelle Cassella Business Marketing, Promotion & Photography

One of our members Michelle Cassella had her photography on display at The Gold Canyon United Methodist Church. If you haven’t experienced Michelle’s photography, you are seriously missing out on some beauty. She turns her camera into magic and can help you with your projects. Here are just a few other things Michelle can do […]

Shredding Day Is Here

Today is the BIG Shredding Day in Apache Junction. From 1 PM to 3 PM.  The address is 950 West Apache Trail, just east of the Cobb’s restaurant.  This is a city wide community event, so anyone in the east Valley can come to the event. We will accept boxes, bags, and sacks, the cost […]

SMRBA Announces Monthly Membership Fees

As we enter into our second year, it’s time for our first members to renew their SMRBA membership. To make it easier we are pleased to announce our new Monthly Membership Fees. For Presidential Members, 12 months @ $40 For Executive Members, 6 months @ $45 For Cornerstone Members, 5 months @ $42 For Non […]

SMRBA Celebrates Its First Birthday

On September 5th SMRBA officially turned one year old. We couldn’t have done it without the help and support of all of our members. It’s fair to say we’ve had a very interesting first year. We set out to do something pretty ambitious and acquired 88 member businesses in our first 12 months. We are […]


Join SMRBA members Carol Handy and KRDE, THE RIDE to let everyone to know about this upcoming event and to not miss out on a thing. OK, all you car buffs…we are planning an open car show at Lucky Strikes on Friday, August 12th at honor of Lucky Strikes first anniversary. We will have […]


Join SMRBA member, Anderson Prep celebrate a brand new school year!  Tuesday, August 9th from 5:30PM to 7:30PM.  Kids, bring your parents out to tour the classrooms and meet the staff.  There will be activities for the kids, with music, fun and more. Vendors are wanted to support Anderson’s Open House August 9th 5:30 PM […]


SMRBA Presents the next program in our Lunchtime Marketing Series. This Thursday from 11:30 am to 1 pm at the Empowerment Systems Media Room, 2066 Apache Trail #116, Apache Junction, AZ 85120. Our topic is Using Facebook for Business. We’re excited to have Special Guest speaker, Kandice Linwright. Kandice is a writer and consultant who […]


If you happened to miss the 2nd Mayoral Debate held on July 20th at the VFW Post 9399 with Mayor John Insalaco and Business Owner and City Councilman Jeff Serdy, SMRBA Member and Media Partner Sky 7 Radio will be broadcasting the debate in its entirety with no interruptions. You can listen to the complete […]