IRTA, the International Reciprocal Trade Association, is a trade group representing the worldwide barter industry and was created to govern member exchanges internationally.
BizX has been an IRTA member since its inception. Members of BizX management have served on the IRTA board and currently serve on the Universal Currency Committee. Many members of the BizX Management team have been recognized as leaders in the barter industry through various awards and recognition.
The Gravity Payments mission is to change the way business is done by putting purpose and people above profit. Gravity is a credit-card processing and financial services company founded in February 2004.
The Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce is the largest and most diverse business association in the Puget Sound region. Founded in 1882 by local business leaders, the Chamber today is an independent organization representing 2,200 companies and a regional workforce of approximately 700,000.
The Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) is a Global business network of 12,000+ leading entrepreneurs in 160 chapters and 50 countries. Founded in 1987 by a group of young entrepreneurs, EO enables business owners to learn from each other, leading to greater business success and an enriched personal life.
GGRA’s mission is to celebrate and empower the restaurant community through advocacy, education, marketing, events and training. Founded by restaurateurs in 1936 to give restaurants a collective voice and bargaining power, the GGRA has evolved to be the singular representation and trusted one-stop resource for the culinary community in the Bay Area and beyond.
The Cliff Avril Family Foundation mission is to increase the awareness of Type 2 diabetes in youth and to encourage healthy living through nutrition and exercise. As well as provide educational support and opportunities to youth in Haiti, along with various community-based organizations in Jacksonville, Seattle and Charlotte.
Michael and Pele Bennett started The Bennett Foundation with the goal of raising awareness about childhood obesity and providing communities with educational opportunities to learn how to live a healthy and active lifestyle.