BAIA is an open business network created by and for Professionals, Entrepreneurs and Managers operating between Italy and the United States. BAIA is a non-profit, volunteer-based, independent association founded in San Francisco in 2006.
BAIA offers its community opportunities to network, facilitates the open exchange of knowledge, business opportunities, relationships between Italy and the US and promotes a business ecosystem that fosters innovation.
BAIA is built on a few core set of values which are the foundation of all BAIA activities:
BAIA operates as a nonprofit corporation, 501(c)(6). The BAIA community and organization is open to all individuals, companies and associations who have an interest in promoting networking and business opportunities between Italy and the US. BAIA programs and activities are carried out by its Board and Governance Team, split between the US and Italy.
The value of BAIA lies in its members and their individual contributions. All BAIA Board and Governance members are volunteers that donate their time and skills to the association.
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BAIA is an independent organization supported by its members. The funding for BAIA’s programs, events and activities comes mainly from corporate and individual supporters. BAIA Supporters can tap into a broad network of contacts and resources and they can pride themselves in helping to further the BAIA mission.
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